AMNews: AMD Unveils 3.7GHz Phenom II, New iMac Features Sandy Bridge And Thunderbolt, Adobe Creative Suite 5.5

Chip designing house Advanced Micro Devices has unveiled its new Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition - the fastest clocked processor ever made by the company in its more than 40 years of existence. The upgrade of the frequency of Phenom II chips was carried out by the company over a long period of time, and it has finally succeeded to spin all the 4 cores at an amazing speed of 3.7 GHz with the Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition.

Windows maker Microsoft has dished out a new tool that helps developers to port their existing iOS applications to its Windows Phone 7 platform. The company is planning to fill the massive gap between its Windows Phone Marketplace and the iTunes App Store by providing a tool that helps developers port iOS applications to Windows Phone 7.

Software giant Microsoft has announced that the company has signed a patent licensing deal with German car maker Volkswagen’s software supplier e.solutions, giving the company access to its Extended File Allocation Table (exFAT) technology.

Apple has unveiled its new iMac that features the latest Thunderbolt I/O technology, quad core processor and enhanced graphics. According to the company, the new range of iMacs will be almost 70 percent faster than the previous versions, while the graphics ensures a three time, if not more, better performance than what was in the offering till last year.

Software maker Adobe has dished out the version 5.5 of its Creative Suite development and designing application bundle, which focuses on mobile application development. The Creative Suite 5.5 includes all of Adobe’s leading development and design software including Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Acrobat, Flash Builder Premium, Flash Catalyst, Flash Professional, Dreamweaver, Premiere and After Effects.