Intel's Tiger Lake shows performance gains
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 18 September 2020 10:51

Intel's Tiger Lake shows performance gains


Benchmarks out

Intel formally announced its 11th Gen Core mobile processor family, known by the code name Tiger Lake, a few weeks ago and made some bold performance claims.  Now the benchmarks are out and suggest that Intel's claims might have legs.

US chip industry demands $50 billion bribe
Published in News
Thursday, 17 September 2020 12:43

US chip industry demands $50 billion bribe


Pay up or we will continue to move overseas

The US chip industry has said that it will need $50 billion in federal incentives to halt a decades-long trend of manufacturing moving overseas.

Insilico Medicine AI COVID tool uses Xeons
Published in AI
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 18:47

Insilico Medicine AI COVID tool uses Xeons


Intel helps in COVID-19 research

Industry veteran Alex Zhavoronkov who left the PC industry (ATI and AMD) to start the AI longevity focused Insilico Medicine, has announced AI-powered COVIDomic to power the COVID-19 basic and clinical research.

Tremont 10nm mobile and desktop detailed
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 14:17

Tremont 10nm mobile and desktop detailed


Pentium and Celeron in laptops and desktops in 2021

What we used to call Atom will continue to be known as Pentium and Celeron in affordable laptops and small form desktop computers coming in 2021.

Intel launches new 11th gen Core Tiger Lake CPUs
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 20:45

Intel launches new 11th gen Core Tiger Lake CPUs


With Iris Xe graphics and Intel Evo Platform

Although most of the details regarding Intel's new 11th gen Core CPUs, codename Tiger Lake, has already been detailed during the Intel Architecture Day 2020, today we have details about the SKUs and their details, performance, and Intel's new Evo Platform.

Intel 11th gen Core Tiger Lake gets a first teaser video
Published in PC Hardware


Shows some features and Intel Iris Xe and Core logos

Promotional videos for Intel's upcoming 11th Gen Core Tiger Lake CPUs have gone online, showing some features as well as new logos for the CPU, Iris Xe discrete DG1 and Xe Gen 12 iGPU, and EVO Powered by Core logos.

Intel stuffed up US flag flying supercomputer
Published in News


Supposed to show American superiority

When Intel was selected for an Energy Department project it was supposed to flagship American tech independence and superiority over China. But it seems Intel’s delays have scuppered the effort.

Intel's humilation shown in latest Acer
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 26 August 2020 12:13

Intel's humilation shown in latest Acer


Probably why you cant find an Ryzen laptop anywhere

Acer has updated its 15.6-inch TravelMate P series this year to the P215 to succeed the older P2510 and while Acer has risen to the challenge and come up with a design that is 14 percent smaller and 14 percent lighter while retaining all the ports of the older generation it is nobbled by its lacklustre Intel chip.

Chipzilla hits back at Torvalds AVX-512 coments
Published in PC Hardware


It is not nice to say “I hope it dies a painful death”

Intel has replied to  Linus Torvalds comments that he hoped “AVX512 dies a painful death" and “Intel starts fixing real problems instead of trying to create magic instructions to then create benchmarks that they can look good on"'

Intel losing the iPhone contract was the beginning of the end
Published in Mobiles

 
According to Michael Bruck

Former chief of staff to Intel CEO Andrew Grove - and later general manager of Intel China-  has been telling the world plus dog how Intel’s fall from grace can be traced back to a butterfly flapping its wings 15 years ago.