Intel drops Core+ Optane bundles
Will ship through to December.
No firm date for a fix, though.
PCIe 4.0 for the first time, built on 7nm.
Probably looking to increase yields.
AMD says future AMD platforms will only use AMD chipsets, but hasn't confirmed if this applies to both the server and desktop markets.
bit-tech and Custom PC cleaned up at a charity overclocking event held to celebrate the launch of AMD's Phenom II X4 955 CPU.
Jen-Hsun Huang reportedly dismisses the rumours about Nvidia buying shares in VIA, and says the two companies are just working together on Ion 2.
Nvidia describes Intel's claims about Core i7's gaming performance as "disingenuous", and advises PC gamers to build a Core 2 Duo SLI rig instead.
AMD reveals its financial results for the first quarter of 2009, showing an increase in revenue from CPUs and smaller losses than last year.
Build your own Nvidia Ion PC with one of these Zotac Mini-ITX motherboards, which come with a choice of single-core or dual-core Atom processors.
Intel hasn't announced the 3.33GHz Core i7 Extreme 975, but the processor has appeared for sale on a number of UK retail sites today.
IBM's partners, including AMD's former fabrication wing, GlobalFoundries, announce that they are developing 28nm chips.
Pegasys announces a plug-in for TMPGEnc 4.0 Xpress that takes advantage of Toshiba's SpursEngine chip.
Terminal Reality demonstrates its Infernal Engine in Ghostbusters, showing how physics can scale over multiple CPU threads.
The first Nvidia Ion-based PC turns up in the UK, as Play.com starts taking pre-orders for four different versions of the device.
Intel announces two new Z-series Atom CPUs at IDF in Beijing, including the 2GHz Z550 with Hyperthreading and the new Z515.
Acer officially reveals the PC previously known as Hornet, which is based on Nvidia's Ion platform and has an optional motion sensitive controller.
Intel has launched a new series of processor logos alongside a five-star rating system designed to help end users compare different chips.
The Semiconductor Industry Association reveals a sharp fall in the revenue from sales of semiconductors over the last few months.
Intel hands over the development of the Linux-based Moblin OS to the open-source community, opening it up to anyone.
Nvidia shows the potential of its ARM-based Tegra platform, by placing it inside an HP Mini 1000 running WIndows CE.
Quad-core and triple-core Athlon-branded CPUs are rumoured to be scheduled for release later this year.
Intel's latest addition to the server-oriented Xeon stable - the X5500 series - is based on the Nehalem architecture, and the company is calling it 'revolutionary'.
AMD claims that business isn't run on benchmarks, and describes Intel's Nehalem architecture as "the sincerest form of flattery".
VIA reportedly plans to issue 300 million new shares, and the rumour mill reports that VIA is in talks with Nvidia.
Nvidia has announced that it has filed a countersuit in the Court of Chancery, Delaware, against Intel for breach of contract.
With a Core i7 965 overclocked to 4.8GHz, Cryo's new phase-change-cooled Velox is now the king of Custom PC's benchmark suite.
Intel is allegedly planning to raise the price of the netbook staple Atom N270 CPU as it falls victim to the chip's unexpected popularity among OEMs.
ASRock says it can unlock the full 6MB of L3 cache on some Phenom II X4s, as well as the fourth core on some Phenom II X3s.
AMD's chief lawyer says that Intel's recent threats to AMD are about trying to kill off the company, rather than protecting Intel's intellectual property.