INTEL

March 19th, 2014

Intel Talks Haswell-E, Broadwell & Devil’s Canyon

Intel has unveiled a few more details about upcoming products. Among them, Haswell-E, Haswell’s Devil’s Canyon derivative, Pentium 20th Anniversary Edition Unlocked CPUs, and Broadwell

January 7th, 2014

Intel Launches Edison, an SD Card-Sized PC

Intel has taken the wrapper off of Edison, their new ultra small computing module which is no bigger than an SD card. Based off of the Quark SoC technology, Edison is a miniature computer based off of Intel’s 22nm manufacturing process and comes equipped with both WiFi and Bluetooth modules. It is aimed directly at [...]

September 10th, 2013

Intel i7-4930K & i7-4820K Ivy Bridge-E Review

Intel’s Ivy Bridge-E may be associated with extreme pricing, but the i7-4930K and i7-4820K brings things down a notch. With great performance and lower price points, they add some value to the IVB-E equation.

June 4th, 2013

Taking on ARM Defines Intel’s Announcements at Computex 2013

There once was a time when Intel was in crisis mode. While it could make a damn fine processor that ran circles around its competition in speed tests, growth in that sector is non-existent thanks to the market shifting towards a mobile centric growth structure. If Intel didn’t move with the market, it wouldn’t necessarily [...]

May 2nd, 2013

Intel Names New CEO

Intel’s board of directors has appointed Brian Krzanich, the company’s former chief operating officer and senior vice president, as its new chief executive officer beginning May 16. Intel’s current CEO, Paul Otellini, announced he would retire last fall on November 20. Reportedly, the vetting process for the company’s new CEO lasted six months. “After a thorough and [...]

April 10th, 2013

Intel Announces 4K Video Optimized Thunderbolt 2.0

Intel announced this week that its next-generation Thunderbolt protocol will be twice as fast as its predecessor and available by the end of this year. Current gen-thunderbolt, which first appeared in Macs in 2011 and began rolling out on the PC last year, has a theoretical throughput of 10 Gbps while Intel promises that Thunderbolt [...]

April 9th, 2013

Haswell Ships, With a Bug

Intel’s fourth-generation Haswell chip reportedly on its way to OEMs for a launch this quarter, even though it contains a bug that will impact the performance of USB 3.0 devices. CNET first reported that Haswell is on its way to manufacturers. An official announcement is expected an Intel’s Developer Forum in Beijing later this week. [...]

February 12th, 2013

Intel Confirms Set Top TV Box by Year End

Intel has been widely rumoured as a prospective entry into the set-top TV box and content delivery business for quite some time now, and the company has remained mostly quiet on the issue – until today. Speaking at the AllThingsD media conference, Intel Media’s Erik Huggers, the former BBC exec Intel poached for the project, [...]

January 3rd, 2013

Intel Launches DZ75ML-45K Mobo with Lucid Virtu MVP

On Thursday Intel expanded its 7-series desktop motherboards with the launch of the over clocker friendly DZ75ML-45K Board designed for its K-series 2nd and 3rd gen Intel Core processors. The board comes equipped with Lucid Vitru MVP technology, enabling the user to switch seamlessly between the motherboard’s onboard graphics card and discrete GPU. By switching [...]

December 13th, 2012

Dial R for Rumour: An Intel-NVIDIA Deal in the Works?

Will Intel acquire NVIDIA and place Jen-Hsun Huang at the head of the company? That’s a rumour posted today by Bright Side of News. Theo Valich, the well connected editor-in-chief of Bright Side of News, reported today that he learned of a “coffee table” discussion between Intel and NVIDIA about an acquisition deal that would [...]