Building better chips
Thanks to Moore's Law, all you have to do is blink and there is a new, faster, more affordable and more power-efficient chip on the market. So far, 2015 has not disappointed those who hunger for better graphics, faster memory and more powerful desktop chips that can blow through ones and zeros as fast as Niagara Falls does water.
Here is a roundup of what 2015 has already delivered midyear when it comes to powerful and power-saving chips. For this roundup, we looked at everything from IoT chips to beefy, MHz-guzzling server chips to some of the most interesting chips in development.