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Spotlight: ARM agrees to buy Offspark to strengthen IoT security bona fides

Chip maker ARM has agreed to buy Offspark, a provider of secure Internet of Things communications, for an undisclosed consideration, WirelessWeek reports.

Momentum growing for its 64-bit processors, says ARM

Chip design house ARM announces the signing of its 50th licensing deal for its 64-bit ARMv8-A design.

64-bit chip not coming soon to an Android smartphone near you

While Intel, Marvell, MediaTek, Qualcomm and Nvidia announced their first 64-bit mobile processors at the 2014 Mobile World Congress, Android smartphones running 64-bit chips are unlikely to hit the market before the second half of the year, judges ABI Research.

Rise of the Machines

The Rise of the Machines is ahead of schedule. It's time for CIOs and other enterprise leaders to heed the call and seize the M2M opportunity as soon as possible. Firms that ignore the potential of M2M may face termination by their competition

iPad with 64-bit A7 chip will hurt corporate PC market, says analyst

An iPad equipped with Apple's new 64-bit A7 processor could further hurt the PC market by making inroads into businesses.

Microsoft and Nvidia are hard at work on the Surface 2

A second-gen Surface RT tablet is in the works, and Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang says his company is working with Microsoft on it—presumably in supplying its ARM-based Tegra microprocessor to power the device. 

AMD announces first ARM server chip, slated to arrive in 2014

Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday announced its new "Seattle" processor, which is a new server-based chip based on the ARM architecture.

ARM, Microsoft working on 64-bit version of Windows

ARM is working with Microsoft to tune the Windows RT operating system to work on ARM's 64-bit architecture, reports PC World.

AMD to license ARM architecture for server chips

Chip maker Advanced Micro Devices has announced that it will license the ARM architecture to power a range of new server products scheduled to arrive in 2014. The new ARM-based Opteron processor will be shipped alongside its existing x86-based Opterons, and will be a 64-bit chip. Given that AMD had earlier this year announced plans to integrate ARM technology into its x86-based processor as a security processor, this news doesn't come as a complete surprise.

ARM launches second-generation GPU

ARM has announced a second-generation GPU that it says offers a 50 percent boost to help smartphones and tablets run graphics-intensive apps faster.