At odds with Intel statements
Microsoft and Intel seem to be at odds over whether the Spectre and Meltdown patches slow down machines significantly.
USB card-reader flaw
Microsoft has issued a firmware update for its unlucky Surface Pro 3.
Not just another Haswell
Slides about Intel's upcoming Xeon Skylake Platform: Purley have been leaked to the great unwashed.
Mini PC with RAID support
Zotac has unveiled the new R Series in its well known ZBox Mini PC lineup which will feature two models, The ZBox RI323 and the Zbox RI531, both base on Intel's CPUs.
Coming this year
For those who came in late, Intel has a Tick - Tock strategy happening for the last few years, although lately there has been more tocking than ticking.
4K, Chrome video, VP9 and H.265 tweaks
Intel has a new graphics driver for Haswell and Broadwell parts and it should bring a number of new features and improvements, especially for home theatre users.
High end and ULV
100MHz clock bump
$550 for Xmas Steam machine
Coming this month