Intel prepares to give up on 90 per cent CPU market share
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Looking for a third of "total silicon"

Intel chief executive Bob Swan says he's willing to let go the company's traditional dominance of the market for CPUs in order to meet the rising demand for newer, more specialized silicon chips for applications such as AI and autonomous cars.

China purges foreign PCs
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Security risk

China has ordered that all foreign computer equipment and software be removed from government offices and public institutions within three years, in a move which will harm big US tech.

EK Water Blocks rolls out new EK-Vardar D-RGB fan
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Goes digital with new EK-Vardar EVO 140ER D-RGB

EK Water Blocks has announced its latest addition to the EK-Vardar fan lineup, the EK-Vardar EVO 140ER D-RGB.

AMD teases upcoming Ryzen Threadripper 3990X
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64-core/128-thread 3rd gen Threadripper coming in 2020

While the company has just launched its first 3rd gen Trheadripper CPUs, the Threadripper 3970X and the 3960X, it appears this is not the end of the lineup, as AMD is preparing a 64-core/128-thread one for 2020.

Nuvia ARM server startup hires Jon Carvill
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Austin office and Jon Masters from RedHat IBM

Nuvia is the new name that can disrupt the fallen ARM server market, and just ten days after announcing the company, it made another significant announcement. Nuvia hired Jon Carvill as Vice president of Nuvia marketing and Jon Masters from RedHat IBM as Vice President of Software and opened an office in Austin (home of AMD and Samsung).