Intel announces Apollo Lake
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 10:39

Intel announces Apollo Lake

And Kaby Lake 7th-generation Core processors as well

Intel’s Navin Shenoy a corporate vice president and general manager for the Client Computing Group (CCG) has just announced the 7th generation Core architecture here at Computex 2016 in Taipei, Taiwan.

Intel launches its first 10-core desktop processor
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Core i7 6950X, Core i7 6900K, Core i7 6850K and Core 6800K now available


Back in December, we wrote that Intel would be officially lifting the veil off its very first 10-core consumer desktop processor at Computex 2016 in Taipei, Taiwan. This week, the time has now arrived and Intel has just revealed its entire lineup of 14-nanometer High-End Desktop (HEDT) Broadwell-E CPUs for its X99 desktop platform, based on socket LGA 2011-v3.

PC Group hardest hit in Intel's 12,000 job cuts
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Software next target

Intel's restructuring axe seems to be falling on its PC client divsion and software areas with more than 12000 jobs to go.

EVGA officially launches the new X99 FTW K motherboard
Published in Motherboards


E-ATX motherboard with the new 8-layer Hybrid Black PCB

After a couple of teasers, EVGA has now officially launched its new high-end motherboard based on Intel's X99 Express chipset, the EVGA X99 FTW K.

Intel modems will be in half of iPhone 7s
Published in Mobiles


Ready for this year

Chipzilla has scored a more significant chunk of the upcoming iPhone 7 which is due to be released this year.

Manufacturers fear Intel's Windows 10 plans pushing up costs
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Pushing up costs

Intel's plan to have its next-generation processors support only Windows 10 is causing the industrial PC players a few sleepless nights.

Intel goes atomic over low-powered chips
Published in Processors


Ironically a week after killing two Atom chips


Just a week after killing off two generations of Atom mobile chips, Chipzilla has teamed up with a French atomic energy lab to look at future low-power mobile technologies.

Qualcomm defector claims Intel is better placed for IoT
Published in Processors


Chipzilla paid him $25 million so he should say that

The bloke who Intel paid $25 million last year to leave Qualcomm claims that Chipzilla is in a strong position to take control of the internet of things.

MediaTek partners with NavInfo
Published in News
Friday, 13 May 2016 16:20

MediaTek partners with NavInfo


Digital mapping service and 82.9% stake in AutoChips

Rumors that MediaTek might acquire Intel’s mobile division spiked a lot of conversations all over tech industry which, as we said, were  wrong. But MediaTek did announce a strategic partnership with NavInfo which is a Chinese-based digital mapping service provider and now an automotive chip manufacturer. 

Intel will release Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors
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Ready for the next Skylake refresh


Intel has just published a Product Change Notification which appears to indicate that there will be new Celeron, Pentium and Core i3 processors during the next Skylake refresh.