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64-core chip promises to be a big leap ahead

New architecture offers far greater 'horsepower'

By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / August 20, 2007

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CAMBRIDGE -- A company that's pioneering a new chip architecture based on research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's computer science lab is disclosing today that it has begun to ship a 64-core processor, promising dramatic advances in powering devices for the networking and multimedia industries. (Full article: 798 words)

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