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China Aims to Sell Homegrown CPUs To The World, Eventually

03/09/2011, After coming up with its own DVD-like standard, China has set for itself the goal of selling its own CPU design to the world, but it might take 20 years before Chinese processor technology can match the best stuff on the market – currently produced...

Apple applies for Thunderbolt trademark

03/09/2011, Thunderbolt, the new communication standard developed by Apple and Intel was unveiled a few weeks ago, together with the new MacBook Pro computers. Initially it was assumed that Intel was the main party involved in its development, with Apple playing a...

ECS 7” Oak Trail-powered tablet revealed at CeBIT

03/01/2011, Intel’s Oak Trail processor that’s been designed for portable computers has finally found its way into the innards of a tablet. At CeBIT 2011, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) revealed a series of Oak Trail tablets that look pretty promising. One of...

AMD unimpressed by Intel’s Thunderbolt

03/01/2011, Intel recently released their new standard for device communication called Thunderbolt last week. It left a lot of people impressed with its high data transfer speeds (10 gigabits per second – double the speed of USB 3.0). But Intel’s rivals in...

Intel finalizes McAfee buyout

02/28/2011, Silicon giant Intel is pleased to announce that they have finally finalized and completed their acquisition of computer security company McAfee, where the latter has taken its wings under the Intel Software and Services Group as a subsidiary. This deal...

Intel ad hints of a black MacBook?

02/17/2011, Could Apple’s upcoming MacBook Pro notebooks be available in a black color scheme? While there isn’t any official confirmation of such a move, Intel’s latest advert promoting its 2nd generation of Intel Core processors depicts a black notebook that...

Sandy Bridge is falling down, Samsung offers refunds

02/01/2011, Samsung Electronics has just issued a statement that they will be offering refunds for PCs purchased by consumers because of a design flaw in a bunch of Intel’s latest Sandy Bridge chips. NEC on the other hand, will be working on delaying the...

Intel recalls defective Sandy Bridge chipsets

01/31/2011, When compared to Egypt’s situation, having recall some processors is no big deal, but that doesn’t mean we should take news of Intel warning us about a serious bug in their latest Cougar Point chipset lightly. As part of the recently...

Intel MeeGo tablets in June?

01/28/2011, According to some rumors online, we might be seeing Intel-powered MeeGo tablets launching in June this year. Apparently this is in conjunction with the date that Intel’s App Up application store is expected to be ready on that month as well. The...

Microsoft wants Intel to develop a 16-core Atom chip

01/28/2011, According to some reports, Microsoft is pushing Intel into developing 16-core Atom chips for their server farms. Microsoft’s data servers are currently powered by Intel Xeon server-class chips. While the Xeon processors are fast enough to power...

Intel Atom N570 to hit netbooks this March

01/20/2011, The netbook market has suffered quite a blow when the Apple iPad joined the portable digital device revolution, but it isn’t quite dead just yet despite strong showings by the growing tablet niche. Reports have pointed to over 30 million shipments...

NVIDIA Gets $1.5B From Intel In Graphics Settlement

01/10/2011, At the close of the stock market, NVIDIA has announced that Intel has agreed to a $1.5B settlement for a dispute concerning the use of NVIDIA’s graphics technology (patents) in Intel’s products (read previous stories). NVIDIA will provide more...

NextComputing Radius portable workstation goes Sandy Bridge

01/10/2011, Never mind about parables of the man who built his house on solid rock laughing at the end of the day, where the house built on sand was washed away when a big storm came – NextComputing decided to infuse their upcoming Radius portable workstation...