First deca-core on the market
Leaks from the Computex show are starting to appear with a Chinese site claiming that Chipzilla will be lifting the kimono on its 14nm Broadwell-e at the show.
Powered by an unknown Intel Skylake CPU
According to a published teaser, Intel is working on a new high-end NUC (next-unit of computing) system, codename Skull Canyon, which will be powered by an unknown Skylake CPU, featuring an Iris Pro iGPU.
Just when Microsoft has a product that is duffing up Apple, it is suffering from supply problems caused by Intel.
Thinner substrate to blame
It appears that some Intel Skylake CPUs have now become a part of the new "Bendgate" and can get damaged by pressure from some air coolers, possibly due to a thinner substrate compared to previous generation CPUs.
Praying to Apollo to save the PC
Intel is planning to mass produce its next-generation Apollo Lake-based processors in June 2016 in a bit to kick-start the low-end PC market.
2MB limit is a myth
Low-cost tablets and telly boxes which use Intel’s Atom x5-Z8300 processor have 2GB of RAM on the basis that the cheap and cheerful Cherry Trail is the lowest spec out there.
Partners leak a copy
Chipzilla has revealed its 2016 roadmap for tablet-use processors to its partners who quickly leaked it to the media.
Low production capacity
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Intel will not be getting the work for LG’s Nuclun 2 because it lacks the production capacity.
Plenty to offer for US $699
Asus' Zenbook UX305 has been a decent Ultrabook even when it was paired up with a Broadwell CPU, but now Asus has made it even better by upgrading it with a Skylake Core m3 CPU without raising the price.