Apparently, they are not penny dreadful
Engineers at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and British flexible-electronics manufacturer PragmatIC Semiconductor have made a plastic processor which costs less than a penny.
New benchmarks released
AMD is continuing to build up expectations for its new Zen-based Naples proccessor.
£24 billion, I really think so
British chip designer ARM has just agreed to be bought by the Japanese giant SoftBank for £24 billion.
Low powered Skylake-U
Chipzilla has quietly added a new mobile chip to its pricelist.
One more SKU than Haswell-E
A Chinese website has leaked details about Broadwell-E which sounds pretty plausible.
Packed full of open source goodness
The BBC has shown the final design of its Micro Bit educationally-targeted microcontroller.
Stanford University finding
Boffins at Stanford University have found that the wires in a chip perform 30 percent better when they are wrapped in graphene.
No liquidity problem
A team of Standford researches have been up on the roof during a lightning storm too many times and have emerged with a computer which powers the processor with water .
Better graphics and video apparently
Chipzilla opened Computex in Taipei today talking up its new augmented Broadwell H range.