Hashtag Trending – Uber quits Quebec, Atari’s comeback, Showtime mines crypto

Is Showtime getting into the crypto-currency mining business? AMD’s inclusion in a new Atari system is giving it a boost. And au revoir Uber – the firm says it’s leaving Quebec. CBS’s Showtime

Published on: September 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – Uber quits Quebec, Atari’s comeback, Showtime mines crypto

Is Showtime getting into the crypto-currency mining business? AMD’s inclusion in a new Atari system is giving it a boost. And au revoir Uber – the firm says it’s leaving Quebec. CBS’s Showtime

Published on: September 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson

AMD president lets Windows 10 release date slip

Windows 10 will launch at the end of July, according to Lisa Su, president and CEO of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Why didn't Microsoft Corp. announce the release date of its major operating

Published on: April 20th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Best Ultrabooks 2014: Acer TravelMate P645

Acer’s may not be as well known in Canada for their business notebooks as some of the other vendors in this article, but their TravelMate series of notebooks have always been good business

Published on: June 27th, 2014 Alex Davies

Apple’s new Mac Pro available Thursday

The new Mac Pro unveiled by Apple CEO Tim Cook during an Oct. 22 keynote will be available to buy starting tomorrow, Apple announced in a press release. Apple says the professional-grade desktop

Published on: December 18th, 2013 Brian Jackson

AMD moves into embedded computing market with Hierofalcon and Bald Eagle

AMD Inc., the semiconductor maker based out of the U.S., today announced its game plan for the embedded computing market, bringing out both ARM and x86 processors geared towards engineers. Also called Advanced

Published on: September 10th, 2013 Candice So

HP lays claim to high-performance market with new workstations

Already the market leader in desktop and mobile computers for the most compute-intensive applications, Hewlett-Packard Corp. today released a new line of workstations and mobile workstations that it hopes will solidify its appeal

Published on: September 10th, 2013 Francis Moran

Dell launches special workstations for engineering, animation, and 3D modelling

PC maker Dell Inc. is launching a new group of workstations specially tailored for users in content creation or engineering, or anyone who needs to run scientific software applications. On Monday, Dell announced

Published on: September 9th, 2013 Candice So

AMD readies tablet chip, alters design methodology

Advanced Micro Devices will take a fundamentally different approach to designing chips as it tries to move away from playing second fiddle to Intel.The company will blur the lines between CPUs and graphics

Published on: February 2nd, 2012 Agam Shah

ITBusiness.ca’s Top 10 most popular items of 2011

Published on: December 5th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

AMD ships 16-core Opteron server CPUs

After a brief delay and more than a year of chatter, Advanced Micro Devices on Monday announced the availability of its first 16-core Opteron server chips, which pack the largest number of cores

Published on: November 14th, 2011 Agam Shah

AMD workers use multi-monitor tech for productivity

Imagine pulling up your wheely chair to a desk with six monitors - two rows of three - stacked together to make one mega-monitor. You fire up Batman: Arkham City and your entire

Published on: October 27th, 2011 Brian Jackson

AMD A-Series Fusion chip takes aim at mainstream market

A 10.5 hour battery life, brilliant HD graphics capability, gestural interfaces, and hardware system prices well below $1,000 are some features of a series of Fusion chips that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Inc.

Published on: June 14th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

AMD’s Fusion chip launched on slew of netbooks

The timing of AMD's release of its AMD Fusion APU (accelerated processing unit) chip couldn't have been better for the netbook market.Faced with lagging sales on one front and the growing consumer interest

Published on: January 14th, 2011 Nestor Arellano