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AMD adopts Android and Chrome OS
« on: June 06, 2013, 07:12:11 AM »
Previously AMD was an exclusive Windows CPU maker but this year at Computex they announced that they are going to be designing chips for Android and Chrome OS as well. This isn't too surprising giving the popularity of Android devices, I guess we will see how profitable it is in the long run. PCWorld has the full story.

   After years of Windows OS exclusivity, Advanced Micro Devices is opening the door to design chips to run Google's Android and Chrome OS in PCs and tablets.   AMD is expanding OS options as it designs chips based on x86 and ARM architecture, which run multiple OSes, said Lisa Su, senior vice president and general manager of global business units at AMD, in an interview at the Computex trade show in Taiwan.

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