Only a week to go
Intel is going to launch its Skylake Core i5 and i7 CPUs on September 1, with Core i3s and Pentiums probably available on the same day in Asia, but their specs are still largely guesswork.
Skylake-U CPU and DDR4 memory
While we already had a chance to see some slides suggesting that Intel is preparing Skylake-U based NUCs for the second half of the year, one such Switft Canyon NUC has been spotted at IDF 2015, running Skylake-U CPU and DDR4 memory.
US tech companies nervy
The Chinese government is set to hack off the US government by working on a set of banking cyber security regulations.
But Intel is still saying nothing
At IDF 2015, HP, Dell, Lenovo and others are showing us what is the latest and greatest in tablets, notebooks and "two in ones", but Intel seems to be keeping itself on the sidelines.
IDF 2015: 3Dxpoint memory will be DIMM
Intel's Queen of Big Data has just announced that the first 3D Xpoint based memory will be in the DIMM modules.
For 3D XPoint memory technology
During IDF 2015, Intel has announced its newest Optane brand, which will include SSDs based on 3D XPoint memory, co-developed with Micron and announced back in July this year.
IDF 2015: It is all about the Internet of Things
Intel CEO Bryan Krzanich told the Developer Forum 2015 a lot about the Internet of Things, RealSense phone, the Razer RealSense camera but didn’t mention Skylake or 10nm.
IDF 2015: Intel develops PC that wakes up when you talk to it
Intel has just developed wake up on voice technology and showed it off at the Intel Developer Forum.
A lot of controversial messaging
There is no doubt that Skylake is rather impressive architecture with a huge focus on mobile. At the same time, the Skylake Core i7 6700K desktop part seems to be the most disconnected product launch Intel did in the last few years.