Windows 10 does not like a lot of cores
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The more cores and the slower the mouse gets

Tech blogger Bruce Dawson has discovered that 24-core (48-thread) Windows 10 rig was having problems everytime he built Chrome.

AMD shows off die shots of Ryzen cores
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And selfies of core complex modules

AMD has released some selfies of the upcoming Ryzen CPU line.

ISC Fujitsu builds supercomputer from ARMv8 cores
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Will crush Chinese rivals

ISC Fujitsu is working on a supercomputer built around 64-bit ARMv8 cores and creating a machine which will clean the clock of the new crowned Chinese king of the supercomputers – Sunway TaihuLight machine.

More intelligent chip cores on the way
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Synopsys releases AI core design

Synopsys, a company that licenses software and intellectual property to the biggest names in chip making, showed off a new image-processor core which it thinks could be the future.

Wants to improve thread performance

AMD claims