AMD Still Going 'Asset Light', Poops Out 500 Employees

Spinning off their entire manufacturing arm » 11/06/08 6:04am 11/06/08 6:04am wasn't the end of AMD's new "asset light" business plan — the manufacturer has cut 500 jobs from its remaining workforce around the world. The worst news is that these cuts were planned everyone became poor last month, so it's hard to shake the feeling that things still …

AMD Processor Roadmap Leaked Online: Quad-Core "Deneb" Phenoms in January

AMD's immediate processor plans have been leaked in the form of a PowerPoint slide to Spanish site CHW.net » 9/04/08 10:45am 9/04/08 10:45am. Dual-core "Brisbane" Athlons at 2.6GHz are due in October, alongside "Toliman" triple-core Phenoms. November sees the single-core "Lima" Athlon chip, obviously destined for low-power devices, since it runs at…

Velocity Micro Shipping Raptor Signature Edition Quad SLI Gaming PC

Velocity Micro is now shipping the Velocity Micro Raptor Signature Edition which it calls the world's fastest gaming PC. It s packing NVIDIA Quad SLI ( Scan Line Interleave Scalable Link Interface) technology using four NVIDIA Geforce 7900 GPUs along with an NVIDIA nForce 4 SLI MCP (multichip package) motherboard. » 3/09/06 9:48am 3/09/06 9:48am