The future is here, folks! Or will be, come late next year. And that is because Qualcomm has today announced the Snapdragon 8cx, its third chipset for Windows 10. Made official at the Snapdragon Technology Summit, Qualcomm has built this chipset from the ground up for PCs — unlike its previous two efforts before it...

Convinced, or pressurized, what have you. The Microsoft and Intel alliance is no big secret, and has been the driving force for the industry for decades now. Wintel, as it used to be called. However, despite this strong collaboration between the two software and hardware giants, a change can be seen on the horizon. A...

Stranger things have happened. Intel and AMD, the two companies few would have thought would have collaborated, are doing just that. The rumors of these two chip giants working together have come true. Basically, Intel has confirmed Kaby Lake G series. Which is a line of processors with integrated Radeon graphics...

The chip giant has had an interesting few years at the very top of the food chain. With nary a competition in sight, at least in the x86 field, Intel has shifted focus towards low-power chips for tablets and hybrids. While at the same time rumors of production difficulties with its upcoming fifth generation Core...

Oh, how the mighty are forced to change! Even a titan against Intel cannot stand against the tide forever, and in line with the popular saying, if you can’t beat them, join them, Intel seems pretty much ready to join the competition. The chip giant has repeatedly made it clear in the past that it would not make CPUs...

One of the greatest things about Windows 8 is how much faster it performs. Even better, all Windows 7 devices and many Windows XP and Vista machines will run the newest OS without a problem. I’ve tested Windows 8 on machines as low as a Pentium 4 without much issue. With that in mind, it seems that there is one...

I don’t know about the rest of you, but when it comes to ARM laptops, I just can’t see what possible advantage they might have. Sure, Qualcomm tells you they have some major key points that set them apart but does it really make any difference? What are these key differences that Qualcomm shines at? First off, a S4 chip...

Chip maker AMD is planning to refresh its Brazos platform in time for Microsoft’s Windows 8. AMD launched its Brazos platform last year but with Windows 8 coming out in 2012, leaked slides point to AMD planning a refresh of Brazos, codenamed Hondo. AMD Brazos Leaked Slides AMD Brazos Leaked Slides 2 According to the...