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Cambridge-1 is a 4-bit homebrew 7400-based CPU

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cambridge-1 is a 4-bit homebrew 7400-based CPU Arduino Team — September 26th, 2019 Richard of ARITH-MATIC had the idea to build a 4-bit computer based on 7400 series ICs (like the 74HC273, 74HC193, and 74HC125), but other responsibilities got in the way of this becoming a reality for quite some time. Finally, with the Retro […]

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MediaTek’s new octa-core processor to compete with Qualcomm over the premium LTE smartphone market

Reading Time: 2 minutes MediaTek, a chipset manufacturer based out of Taiwan, has been making some huge moves lately. Just over two months ago, it came out with the “world’s first true octa-core” processor, which consisted of eight Cortex-A7 cores capable of operating simultaneously. Now that ARM has announced Cortex-A17 technology, however, MediaTek is ready to start sampling a new octa-core chip […]