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iPad 2 production already underway

Apple is already cranking out the iPad sequel on its production lines. That’s according to a report by the Wall Street Journal, which has been talking to sources who are “familiar.. more
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Acer takes action over Sandy Bridge fault

Intel has hit some serious trouble with its latest and greatest Sandy Bridge processors this week. After shipping them out last month, the company discovered a flaw which didn’t emerge in.. more
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iPad 2 and iPhone 5 to get new dual-core processor?

It’s been quite a day for Apple rumours, and here’s another following hot on the heels of the talk about the iPad sequel’s display this morning. If you missed that story,.. more
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Intel agrees to pay $1.5 billion for Nvidia license

Intel has agreed to pay $1.5 billion to license Nvidia graphics technology. The agreement draws a line under a long running legal dispute where the companies threw suits at each other (lawsuits, not menswear). According to a BBC report, Doug Melamed, Intel Senior VP and.. more
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Intel introduces Sandy Bridge second-gen Core processors

Intel has officially introduced its second generation Core processors, known as Sandy Bridge, at CES. The processors represent a big step forward on a number of fronts, not the least of which is the fact that they come with a built-in graphics solution. The big.. more
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Ballmer CES keynote: Windows 8 on ARM, 8m Kinect sold

Steve Ballmer has made his keynote speech at CES, although there wasn’t a massive amount for Microsoft to reveal. The big juicy revelation was that Windows 8 will be compatible with ARM processors, allowing Microsoft’s full operating system to be adopted by tablets in the.. more
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Google exec shows off Android powered Motorola tablet

Google’s Vice President of Engineering, Andy Rubin, had a surprise up his sleeve at an interview which took place at the D: Dive into Mobile event in San Francisco yesterday. He pulled out not just the Nexus S, successor to Google’s Nexus One smartphone, but.. more
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Nokia 5230 gets turbo overclocked to 800MHz?

A video has appeared on the net which seems to show a user overclocking their Nokia 5230 phone to 800MHz. The stock speed for the phone is almost half that at 430MHz, so it’s a pretty impressive overclock – if it isn’t a fake, that.. more
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Intel talks Sandy Bridge processor at IDF

The Intel Developer Forum (IDF) has seen the chip giant reveal more information about its upcoming Sandy Bridge processors, which will be out in desktops and laptops early next year. These next-generation chips are built on a 32nm process, and the big change is that.. more
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Arm Cortex A15 MPCore chip hits 2.5GHz

Tablets, smartphones and other fancy mobile tech gadgets should see a big boost in performance with the latest Cortex A15 MPCore chip design from Arm. The company claims that the Cortex A15 will see smartphones running some five times faster, at up to 2.5GHz, the.. more
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