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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...

OpenPeak shows off 7″ Intel Atom Moorestown tablet

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] OpenPeak and Intel were showing a 7” Tablet that uses Moorestown, the next-generation uber-low power Intel Atom processor (CPU). This is relative to Intel’s previous generation of Atom CPUs, of course. The Tablet has a fun design, and did...

Sony VAIO F Series: the Ultimate 3D Laptop

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] The consumer electronics industry needs to sell more computing power to mainstream consumers who now own “good enough” devices; so, pushing 3D to all screens is a good strategy to convince people to upgrade. At CES, Sony unveiled...

Samsung announces Sliding PC 7 Series

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] At the press event today, Samsung announced the arrival of their new Samsung Sliding PC 7 Series. The device that combines the benefits of a tablet with a laptop is essentially a netbook with a touchscreen running Windows 7. It is powered by an...

NetGear Push2TV 1080p WiDi Adapter

01/05/2011, [CES 2010] Netgear is presenting the second generation of Push2TV HD TV adapter that uses WiDi (Wireless Display) to push a computer’s screen content to an HDTV that is connected to the Push2TV box via an HDMI cable. The second generation of Push2TV...