AMD and MediaTek see sales increase
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 12:10

AMD and MediaTek see sales increase


Fastest growing companies

Beancounters working for IC Insights have added up their numbers and divided them by the age of their eldest child and reached the conclusion that MediaTek and AMD grew the most in the second quarter of 2016.

Intel cheers the USB Type-C
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 12:07

Intel cheers the USB Type-C


Backing Apple

While users and the rest of the world think Apple’s move to kill off the headphone jack is a bad idea, Intel is cheering a general move to a more mobile  USB Type-C.

Intel releases two new Joule developer kits
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 10:49

Intel releases two new Joule developer kits


Atom powered Internet of Things

Intel has announced that developers will have two new Joule kits to choose from which it hopes will prepare the ground for its entry into the world of the Internet of Things

Intel shows off Alloy VR display
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 10:32

Intel shows off Alloy VR display


AR according to Chipzilla

Intel CEO Bryan Krzanich yesterday unveiled a number of new projects and products including  an upcoming head-mounted display (HMD) code-named Project Alloy.

Intel CEO loses touch with reality
Published in News
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 21:39

Intel CEO loses touch with reality


Opinion: INTC goes bonkers

The CEO of Intel is trying to pretend that talking about virtual reality is masking the reality that his company has become irrelevant.

Intel gets into VR
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 11:35

Intel gets into VR


IDF 2016 cranks up

After its mobile  plan did not work out so well, Chipzilla is doing what every large company which has run out of ideas is doing and getting into virtual reality.

Microsoft flip-flops on Skylake support again
Published in Processors


Should it stay or should it go?

Microsoft seems to be having trouble making up its mind about Skylake support for older versions of Windows.

Intel’s IoT plans going the way of mobile
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 11 August 2016 15:50

Intel’s IoT plans going the way of mobile


Things are not what they used to be

Not long ago all you could hear from Chipzilla was the mantra of the internet of things, but now that seems to be falling by the wayside.

Intel plans to make things more equal
Published in News
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 20:11

Intel plans to make things more equal


Chippy til the last

Next week Intel will once again bring its Intel Developer Forum (IDF) to the world, with screaming, sorry streaming coverage.

Intel allows AMD to play with Optane SSDs
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 13:15

Intel allows AMD to play with Optane SSDs


SSD tech might be a free for all

Chipzilla is not keeping its SSD tech as something which will only work on its chips, but will work on other chipmakers' gear too.