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AMD's new CEO says weak consumer PC sales hurt earnings

Advanced Micro Devices chief executive Lisa Su said in an analyst conference call today that the company missed its third-quarter earnings targets because of weak consumer PC sales. 846 more words


Intel sees stock boost after Q3 profits grow by 12%

The big number: Intel’s shares rose 2.4% in after-hours trading after the chip maker said that stronger PC sales helped to lift its third-quarter results. 259 more words


AMD's new CEO Lisa Su says her company won't walk in Intel's shadow (interview)

Yesterday, Advanced Micro Devices, one of the biggest chip-design companies in the world, appointed Lisa Su as its president and chief executive officer. She is the latest female top executive at a major Silicon Valley tech company, and she is the first female boss at the 45-year-old company that had $5.3 billion in revenue last year. 539 more words


Opening remarks from AMD's first female president

Advanced Micro Devices‘ new president and CEO Lisa Su made some prepared remarks today in a conference call where she spoke about taking over the new job at one of the world’s biggest chip makers. 890 more words


0. Intro to Microprocessors: Introduction

3 Blocks That Make up the Computer (specifically microcomputer)
1. CPU
2. I/O
3. Memory
– these three components are connected by wires which together form the “system bus” 359 more words

Pentium Processor

HP Launches First Moonshot Servers With ARM Chips

Computing giant Hewlett-Packard announced some new additions to its Project Moonshot lineup of servers, and what sets them apart is not so much what they can do but what is in them. 640 more words


Crammer's Guide - Y02S01: Embedded programming and microcontrollers

As a good student, I’ve been very busy lately (and for the last 4 months) studying. So the only thing I’ve had time to write is study notes. 377 more words