Intel brings us the IPU
Published in News
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 11:09

Intel brings us the IPU


SmartNICS help data centres

Chipzilla is pushing its idea of “infrastructure processing units” (IPUs) into its data centre infrastructure.

Intel is back as number one
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 15 June 2021 11:51

Intel is back as number one


But only one to see a sales decline

Chipzilla is the #1 semiconductor maker in the world despite being the only one in the top 15 to post a sales decline.

Apple neuters Intel powered Macs
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 10 June 2021 11:46

Apple neuters Intel powered Macs


You must use the glorious M1 or buy a proper computer.

Fruity cargo cult Apple has dismantled some of the features of macOS Monterey for those who are dumb enough not to drink its M1 cool aid.

Google displacing Intel with its own chips
Published in PC Hardware


DIY


Google has designed its own Argos video transcoding units (VCU), that have one solitary purpose: processing video and will use them to replace tens of millions of Chipzilla CPUs with its silicon.

Intel Raja Koduri teases Xe-HPG DG2 with 512 EUs
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Driver optimizations underway

Intel's Raja Koduri has teased the Xe-HPG (DG2) chip with 512 EUs on Twitter, showing that the chip is ready but that there are still a lot of things to be done, including upcoming game and driver optimizations from the software team.

Intel releases mobile parts
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 01 June 2021 10:28

Intel releases mobile parts


Tiger Lake for ultrabooks

Chipzilla introduced two new 11th-gen Core mobile parts which are essentially enhanced versions of Tiger Lake processors for ultrabooks and an M.2 5G network module developed in partnership with MediaTek and Fibocom.

Intel confirms chip shortage will take it years to fix
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Gelsinger talks about the explosive growth in semiconductors

Intel CEO Kicking Pat Gelsinger said it could take several years for a global shortage of semiconductors to be resolved, a problem that has shuttered some auto production lines and is also being felt in other areas, including consumer electronics.

Intel "Horse Ridge" chip mounted on a circuit board. Horse Ridge is a cryogenic control chip for qubits built using Intel’s 22nm FinFET Low Power technology.
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Using Intel’s Horse Ridge

Intel and QuTech have demonstrated for the first time high-fidelity two-qubit control using Horse Ridge, Intel’s cryogenic qubit control processor.

Razer updates its Blade 15 gaming laptop with Tiger Lake-H
Published in PC Hardware


Blade 15 Advanced is thinner, faster, and with a better webcam

Razer has updated its Blade 15 gaming laptop lineup, adding new Intel 11th gen Core Tiger Lake-H CPUs, new Nvidia Geforce RTX cards, as well as giving it a slight design update.

Intel announces its 11th gen Core Tiger Lake-H mobile CPUs
Published in PC Hardware


Up to 8-core/16-threads and with Xe-based 32 EUs Intel UHD Graphics

Intel has now officially announced its new 11th gen Core Tiger Lake-H 10nm mobile CPUs based on Willow Core CPU architecture and ite latest Xe-LP integrated graphics, covering essential, thin enthusiast, and halo enthusiast markets.