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Chip Maker AMD Invests In Video Conferencing Startup ViVu

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/vivu.png" class="shot2" /> Through its <a href="http://sites.amd.com/us/fusion/apu/pages/fusionfund.aspx">Fusion Fund</a> program, chi

AMD Adds USB 3.0 To Fusion APUs

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/amdfusionusb30.jpg" />AMD will add USB 3.0 to its AMD Fusion line of APUs. Huzzah! That makes AMD the first chipmaker to support the inte

Report: Radeon 7000 Series Already Nearing Mass Production

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/radeon7000.jpg" />Tick tock, tick tock. What are we waiting for? No, not for Fernando Torres to finally score for Chelsea (although we ar

Citing Consumer Awareness, AMD Officially Retires 25-Year-Old ATI Brand

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/amdradeon.jpg" />It's officially the end of an era. AMD has confirmed what has been rumored for <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/0

Yeah, I Could Rock That: AMD's 5×1 Eyefinity Setup Looks Sick

Tom’s Hardware got up close and personal with a sweet-looking AMD Eyefinity spread at AMD’s Ontario office. It’s running off one of the new Radeon 6990s, and the 5×1 mode lets y

AMD Belittles Thunderbolt, Says It's Unnecessary

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/thunderapple.png" />AMD certainly would benefit from minimizing Thunderbolt. If Thunderbolt were to catch on, AMD would likely have to pu

AMD Hardware Acceleration Comes To Flash Player 10.2

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/amdflash.jpg" />Adobe released version 10.2 of its Flash Player yesterday, but this bit of news may have flown under the radar. It seems

AMD Inching Closer To ‘Green’ Processors With Next-Gen APUs

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/amdgreen.jpg" />Are graphics cards (and processors) now going green? <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/amd/">AMD</a> is certainly tr

Simple BIOS Flash Turns AMD Radeon HD 6950 Into A 6970!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/69506970.jpg" />Did Santa give you an AMD Radeon HD 6950 this year? Good news: he <i>actually</i> gave you a <b>6970</b>! It turns out th

ATI Brand Name Disappears From Latest Radeon Driver Suite

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/amdcata1012.jpg" />AMD has released the latest version (10.12) of its Catalyst Control Center driver suite, and there's something missing

AMD's New 68XX Series Brings Solid Performance To Mainstream Budget Levels

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/6870.jpg" alt="" title="6870" width="620" height="469" class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-183083" /> I've been thinking of putting tog

AMD Radeon 6000 Series Specs Trickle Out

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/amdr1.jpg" />I'm reasonably certain the first reviews of <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/10/15/amd-to-release-next-generation-gra

AMD To Release Next-Generation Graphics Cards Next Week: DX11 Round Two

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/amdgpus.jpg" />AMD mentioned in its earnings call that its next-generation graphics cards will be released next week. Details are non-exi

AMD To Phase Out ATI Name With Next Batch Of Graphics Cards

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/nomoreati.jpg" />ATI, we hardly knew ye. Word on the street is that AMD, which bought ATI for a cool $5.4 billion some four years ago, wi

Radeon HD 6870 Performance Numbers Leak

As the video card wars continue, the as of yet unreleased AMD Radeon HD 6870 looks to be a serious weapon. How do we know? Well, the Chinese website PCinLife.com managed to get a benchmark showing som

Video: AMD explains the explosive growth of the Cloud (there's no stopping it!)

From the good folks at AMD comes this, a video explaining the wonders and joys of moving all of our computing… to the Cloud! The soundtrack makes me feel like I’m in the movie Hackers. What a

Another Dell ultraportable, this one AMD-based (and cheaper)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/dell_301z_2.jpg" />Last week we saw a <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/05/11/dells-new-ultraportable-sports-core-i5-semi-ruggednes

Apple in talks with AMD? Set relationship status to "it's complicated"

AMD reps have been seen zooming around the Apple campus, taking meetings and presumably hawking their wares. With the recent MacBook Pro update proudly proclaiming the power of the Core i5 and i7 proc

Hey, AMD's doing just fine too! Recession over!

Yesterday we learned that Intel tore it up during the first quarter of 2010. Good for them, but what about longtime rival AMD? Turns out they’re doing nicely as well, with record quarter revenue

New AMD processor details leak

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/loose-lips-sink-ships.jpg" />Oops! Looks like someone accident let some information out early. AMDs "Thuban" processors will be out next
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