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Apple Ditching Intel Could Save Them $500 Million A Year

04/03/2018, For many years now it has been rumored that Apple could be working on their own chips for their Mac computers. However a recent report from Bloomberg has revealed that come 2020, Apple could very well move away from Intel, a move which according to Bank...


Intel Core i9 Processors Launched For Laptops

04/03/2018, The first Core i9 processors were announced by Intel for desktops last year. The top-of-the-line option was for those who needed the extra firepower and it was only a matter of time before these chips were released for laptops as well. Intel has done just...

Apple May Ditch Intel Chips For Macs By 2020

04/03/2018, It has long been reported that Apple is working on its own chips that it will use for its Mac computers, replacing chip supplier Intel in the process. Intel has long supplied the processors for Apple’s Mac lineup but if a new report is to be...

Intel Is Redesigning Its Processors To Improve Security

03/15/2018, Intel and the wider technology industry were shaken by the Spectre CPU flaw that was discovered last year. The company has since released microcode updates for “100 percent” of its products launched in the past five years that require...

Intel Wants To Buy The Company That’s Trying To Buy Qualcomm

03/11/2018, Broadcom made an unexpected and unsolicited bid to acquire Qualcomm a couple of months ago for over $100 billion but its initial bid was rejected by the chipmaker. A revised bid was later submitted and was also rejected by Qualcomm. There has been a lot...

Intel Asking Customers To Stop Using The Original Spectre Patch

01/23/2018, Intel recently announced that they have issued patches for 90% of chips affected by the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, but in case you did not hear, the original patch for the Spectre vulnerability came with issues of its own, so much so that Intel...

Intel Says Spectre & Meltdown Exploits Extend To Newer Chips As Well

01/18/2018, A couple of weeks ago, security exploits known as Spectre and Meltdown were revealed and it is a particularly nasty exploit. This is due to the fact that the exploits affect a variety of chips from a variety of makers, covering a bunch of devices ranging...

Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 (2018)

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] Dell is coming again to CES with its new XPS 15 2-in-1, an update of last year’s model that was not convertible. According to Dell “it is the most powerful 2-in-1 ever”. We HP just launched a pretty powerful 2-in-1 yesterday,  in the...

Intel Unveils New Core Processors With AMD’s Vega Graphics

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] When it comes to gaming on laptops, typically if you’re hoping for a somewhat smooth and reliable experience, having a discrete GPU helps. Over the years Intel has made some progress with its own HD graphics integrated GPU, but like we said,...

HP Envy x2 12g (Intel Edition) Laptop Announced

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] Back in December 2017, it started to look like we can expect to see a future in which more laptops will be powered by ARM-based processors. Qualcomm and HP unveiled such a device in the form of the HP Envy x2 12e which is a laptop that is...