Intel shrugs off Core i7-7700K temperature problems
Published in Processors


Says spikes are normal behavior

Intel's Core i7-7700K has been plagued by some big temperature spikes bugs, pushing the CPU dangerously close to 100°C (212°F) mark but Intel says it is the normal behavior of the chip, leaving users furious.

Intel hatches a new clutch of Xeons
Published in News


Based around Skylake-SP


Intel unveiled information regarding a new Xeon processor family, some of which use the Skylake-SP architecture.

Samsung to overtake Intel
Published in Processors


World’s largest chipmaker


The age where Intel is considered the world’s largest chipmaker might be ending.

Intel security is compromised big time
Published in Processors


Vulnerability level similar to Heartbleed (OpenSSL) in 2014

Intel has just patched a security vulnerability that affects all of its desktop and notebook platforms from Nehalem in 2008 to Kaby Lake in 2017, with a higher degree of vulnerability for users on Intel vPro systems.

Intel based broadband modem has security hole
Published in News

Puma 6 is a "cat has trophy"

Chipzilla’s Puma 6 Intel cable modem variants are highly susceptible to a very low-bandwidth denial-of-service attack.

Chipzilla reports increased first quarter earnings and sales
Published in News


But Intel fails in data centre sales


Intel reported better first quarter earnings and sales thanks mostly to its push into more memory products and areas such as self-driving automobiles.

Texas Instruments big results causes Intel worries
Published in Processors


Who wants chips these days?


Texas Instruments results have got the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street to take another look at their confident predictions for Intel.

MSI bundles Intel Optane Memory with some motherboards
Published in Motherboards


Pairs 16GB Optane Memory with three motherboards

MSI has announced three new motherboard bundles which include the 16GB Intel Optane Memory SSD for caching.

Analyst thinks things will be great for Intel
Published in Processors


Results tomorrow will be interesting

While investors are expecting Intel to release some rather dull results tomorrow, Susquehanna Financial Group’s Christopher Rolland thinks things will be pretty good.

Optane is in the shops
Published in Memory


Intel makes all sorts of speed claims

Intel has told us that its Optane memory will be available for desktops right now.