Intel peddles Curie chips again
Published in Mobiles


Putting some spice into the Internet of Things

Chipzilla has been telling anyone who will listen at the CES show that the Internet of Stuff is happening and it will all be happening using its Curie chip.

Amazon sells its own brand of chips
Published in Processors


Right to bare ARMS

Online book seller Amazon is selling its own brand of ARM-based computer chips.

Cherry Trail VOYO A1 Plus notebook reviewed
Published in Reviews

Review: Lenovo Yoga lookalike on a budget

A couple of months ago, Asian tech sites started talking about a new trend among Chinese tablet manufacturers. Since the tablet market was overheating, manufacturers were looking beyond tablets to ensure growth. Intel’s new 14nm processors were just what they were looking for, as they enabled them to start building inexpensive ultraportable notebooks. Many of them are marketed as “ultrabooks” but unlike proper Ultrabooks, they’re not based on “big core” processors.

Intel gives Xiaomi a special deal
Published in Processors


Atom in every tablet

Chipzilla is giving Xiaomi a free processor to install in its tablets as part of its sales push.

Intel 14nm Skylake CPU yields reportedly improving
Published in News


Retailers continue to sell out quickly

A recent report by the folks at The Motley Fool suggests that Intel finally seems to have things under control for its high-end 14-nanometer Skylake desktop parts with improving yields and more stock on retail shelves.

Mi Pad 2’sold out in minutes
Published in Mobiles


Underestimated demand

Xiaomi is kicking itself after it released its Mi Pad 2 in China and flogged its entire stock in a few minutes. It can only be that Xiaomi could have underestimated the demand of the device,

Intel to shake  high-end SSD Market
Published in News


Optane is coming

Analysts working for the divination deparment of analyst outfit Trendforce are convinced that Intel is to shake up the SSD market with its next  next-generation SSD memory products in the third quarter of 2016.

Intel completes Altera sale
Published in Processors


All your FPGA are belong to us

Chipzilla has formally announed that it has completed the acquisition of Altera, a provider of field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology in a deal which cost it $16.7 billion.

Asus announces E3 Pro Gaming V5 Intel Xeon motherboard
Published in Motherboards


Server chipset designed for gamers

Asus has announced its new gaming-grade E3 Pro Gaming V5 motheboard based on Intel's C232 Express chipset as well as Asus exclusive gaming features.

MSI brings overclocking to unlock Skylake
Published in News


Free the Skylake cores


MSI has issued a BIOS update for its motherboards which will allow users to overclock Skylake based locked Core i5, Core i3 or even Pentium processors.