Intel confirms 10nm on track for 2017
Published in Processors

Despite rumours of delay

Chipzilla has said that a job advert which implied that it would not be using the 10nm process for two years was inaccurate and confirmed that it is on track for a 2017 release.

Intel SSD to hit 10 TB of storage.
Published in News

Thanks to Micron 3D NAND

Chipzilla is offering a 10TB SSD, thanks to Micron's 3D NAND flash.

Khronos Group releases Vulkan 1.0 API
Published in Graphics

Full hard launch

The Khronos Group has now officially released the Vulkan 1.0 API, including all the specifications, conformance tests, SDKs and all other resources.

Intel goes Gaga at Grammys
Published in Processors

Ga-ga-ooh-la-la! Want your bad romance

Intel has teamed up with the woman who bought the world a steak dress, perhaps hoping to create steak and chips.

Intel's unreleased 18-core Xeon CPU on eBay
Published in Processors

Will cost you $999

An auction for Intel's new Broadwell-EP ES 18-core Xeon CPU hits eBay for $999 even if it had not been officially released.

Intel Braswell Refresh
Published in Processors
12 February 2016

Intel Braswell Refresh

Seven new SoCs

Intel has refreshed its new Braswell lineup with seven more SoCs

Intel not ahead of the foundries
Published in Processors

Transistor performance lagging

The naming game for the next generation of chipmaking actually covers up the fact that Intel is probably not ahead of the foundries in terms of transistor performance.

OEMs appear to kill AMD’s Carrizo
Published in Processors

Shackled, overpriced by OEM ball and chain

AMD’s hopes that its Carrizo might boost performance are being stuffed up by its OEM partners crippling the chip and over-pricing products made with it.

Intel asks for non-K Skylake overclocking capabilities to be pulled
Published in Motherboards

Stop it now, it is too damn useful

There have been rumours that Chipzilla was leaning on motherboard vendors to pull overclocking of non-K Skylake processor capabilities from their feature lists. Now it is starting to look like it is true.

Intel looks to tunnelling transistors and spintronics
Published in Processors

Who needs speed?

Chipzilla is looking at tunnelling transistors and spintronics and slowly rejecting the need for speed.