Intel SoFIA Atom products coming this quarter
Published in Processors


Going after cheap Chinese handsets

Intel’s first SoFIA smartphone SoCs will start shipping this quarter, with cheap smartphones based on Atom x3 silicon coming shortly thereafter.

After Haswell Refresh business users get Skylake-S
Published in Processors


No Broadwell for desktop business customers

Currently the fastest Core i7 for business customers that supports Intel vPro is the Core i7 4790. 

Semiconductor sales up eight percent
Published in News
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:04

Semiconductor sales up eight percent


Intel still the market leader shokka

Sales of semiconductors were up eight per cent and reached $340bn according to a report by analyst house Gartner.

Intel might be hiding mobile loses
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 11:51

Intel might be hiding mobile loses


Chipzilla denies it

It appears that Chipzilla has worked out a cunning plan to prevent people worrying about all the money it is losing trying to buy its way into the mobile market.

Intel boss banked $11.2 million last year
Published in News


You get what you pay for

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich made $11.2 million in total compensation in 2014.

Intel forced to buy Altera
Published in News
Friday, 03 April 2015 12:00

Intel forced to buy Altera


Or Wall Street will kick it to death

While there are some that do not believe that Intel will have to press ahead with its rumoured buy out of rival Altera, there are signs that it might not have a choice.

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD
Published in Memory
Friday, 03 April 2015 08:41

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD


Leaves SATA drives in the dust

Intel has launched new 750-series solid state drives, based on PCIe and NVMe interfaces, enabling substantially higher performance than the company’s SATA SSDs. 

Intel releases N3000s
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 10:58

Intel releases N3000s


Replaces Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D

Chipzilla has launched Intel N3000 series systems on a chip (SoCs), which will kill off Bay Trail-M and Bay Trail-D SoCs on the desktop and mobile PCs.

Intel wants to quadruple SSD storage
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 11:05

Intel wants to quadruple SSD storage


More porn super fast

Intel wants to stuff four bits per cell to get more storage out of SSDs

Intel set to buy Altera
Published in News
Monday, 30 March 2015 10:23

Intel set to buy Altera


Shares surge

Shares in Chipzilla have surged after the news leaked that it is trying to buy fellow chipmaker Altera for a cool $10 billion.