The core wars
As expected, former chip giant Intel announced its four-to-twelve core Core X series and the top of the line is an 18-core processor of its "new" Core i9 series.
It wanted the best
Nvidia is putting AMD under the bonnet of its “GeForce GTX Battlebox” PC – although obviously not its GPU gear.
Base clock of 4GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.5GHz
One of Intel’s Core i9 range with the current top tier Core i7 processors has been spotted on the SiSoft Sandra online benchmarking database.
MSI did, but others are unhappy
Chipzilla is leaning on its motherboard chums to bundle Optane on motherboards, much like MSI did.
The x86 battle is about to get a lot hotter
Qualcomm is expected to show its ARM goodies at Computex event
We can now confirm the rumours that Intel has given up on Nvidia because it has written a cheque to license AMD's graphics.
Specifications on four Skylake-X and two Kaby Lake-X SKUs
An internal presentation from Intel leaked online over the weekend, showing the full specifications of four upcoming Intel Skylake-X lineup, which will be the first to carry the Core i9 branding, as well as two Kaby Lake-X SKUs.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation is warning that Intel's largely-undocumented "Management Engine" is a security nightmare.