ARM

Google is preparing a version of Chrome for ARM

Chrome still doesn’t have a native version for Windows systems on ARM, unlike Microsoft Edge, which is also based on Chromium. However, Google seems to be working on solving this problem. According to The Verge, Pedro Justo on X (Twitter) found a native version of the browser for ARM systems ... Read more

Arm significantly reduces employees in China

Arm Holdings has laid off more than 70 software engineers in China, where it previously employed more than 200 people. Informed sources say that some of the laid-off specialists will be offered jobs outside the country, writes Bloomberg. It is expected that about 15 employees who lost their jobs may ... Read more

Apple brings Arm less than 5% of revenue, despite the high popularity of iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch

Apple has been using Arm’s architecture in its processors for many years, and in the last few years has switched all devices, including the Mac, to Apple Silicon’s own ARM chips. However, despite the fact that they are sold in millions of units, Arm receives less than 5% of its ... Read more

ARM has made a strategic investment in Raspberry Pi

ARM has announced a strategic investment in Raspberry Pi. The corporation has acquired a minority stake in Raspberry Pi, expanding the successful long-term partnership between the two companies. According to the corporation, this investment further strengthens a partnership that began in 2008 and has resulted in the release of many ... Read more

NVIDIA and AMD plan to release ARM processors for Windows PCs before 2025

NVIDIA has set its sights on competing with Intel in the personal computing sector. According to Reuters sources, NVIDIA has quietly started developing central processing units (CPUs) that will run Microsoft’s Windows operating system using Arm Holdings’ technology. This strategic move by NVIDIA is in line with Microsoft’s broader initiative ... Read more

Microsoft launches developer support program for ARM computers

Microsoft has announced the launch of the Arm Advisory Service for developers, a free program. The program is designed to help programmers develop Windows applications for PCs with ARM processors, writes The Register. The Advisory Service is an extension of Microsoft’s existing App Assure program, which helps developers migrate applications ... Read more

Snapdragon X is a new platform for ARM computers from Qualcomm

Qualcomm has unveiled the name of its upcoming platform for ARM computers: Snapdragon X, reports The Verge. It is based on Oryon processor technology, which Qualcomm acquired from Nuvia in 2021. It is noteworthy that Nuvia was founded by former Apple engineers who were involved in the development of Apple’s ... Read more

Arm raises almost $5 billion in the largest IPO of the year

Arm, a British chip design company controlled by SoftBank, raised $4.87 billion in an initial public offering (IPO), writes Axios. The company sold 95.5 million shares at $51 per share. Thus, the British developer was valued at $54.5 billion in the IPO, which is considered the largest this year. As ... Read more

The new Arm Cortex-X4 debuts in MediaTek processors

The Arm company announced an update of processors and graphics with Cortex-X4. Traditionally, such upgrades promise increased power and reduced energy consumption. Now new processors will get rid of 32-bit support. So, X4 should increase the performance of flagship devices by 15% compared to last year’s solutions. The cache of ... Read more

ARM is developing its own “more advanced” chip, which it does not plan to license to other companies

According to the report of Financial Times, ARM is developing its own chip. The company tasked its newly formed team of “solutions engineers” led by former Qualcomm executive Kevork Kechichian to create a processor that can demonstrate the capabilities of its products. The main goal of the company in this ... Read more

Dell released the first laptop with an Arm processor

The first Windows laptop equipped with an Arm processor appeared in Dell’s assortment. This is the Inspiron 14 model, which is already offered in versions with Intel and AMD processors. The Arm variant of the Inspiron 14 received a not-the-latest, but still powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 chipset with ... Read more

ARM Immortalis is the company’s first GPU with hardware ray tracing

Arm has announced a new flagship graphics processor – Immortalis-G715, its first GPU with hardware support for ray tracing. Built on the Valhall architecture, the processor can have from 10 to 16 cores and a second-level cache from 512 KB to 2 MB. Arm considers Immortalis to be the beginning ... Read more

Market struggle for the developer of ARM chips. Qualcomm wants to get its stake

Qualcomm, known for designing and manufacturing Snapdragon processors, is seeking a stake in ARM. The company is also ready to help create a consortium that will keep the British chipmaker neutral or at least out of the influence of any other chipmaker. This was reported by Qualcomm to Financial Times ... Read more