Arctic launches Alpine M1 passive CPU cooler
Published in News


For Intel LGA 115x CPUs with up to 47W TDP

Arctic has rather silently launched its new Alpine M1 passive CPU cooler designed to be used with Intel LGA 115x CPUs with TDP of up to 47W.

Intel’s roadmap has three families on 10nm
Published in Processors


Rumours starting to firm up


It is starting to look like the rumours Chipzilla is planning to launch three processor families manufactured on the 10nm process node are proving true.

Jaguarboard creates x86 hobbyboard
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 January 2016 11:13

Jaguarboard creates x86 hobbyboard


Armless IoT 


A kickstarter campaign has started for an Atom based IoT board to allow people to come up with x86 projects.

Qualcomm does ARM server deal with Chinese
Published in Processors
Friday, 22 January 2016 09:33

Qualcomm does ARM server deal with Chinese


Working with the government to build ARM server chips


Qualcomm is setting up a server chipset design and sales unit with a provincial government in China.

The next generation 4-inch iPhone C on video
Published in Mobiles


Full metal jacket 


While most Apple iPhone rumours are ten a penny, our sources are confident that the next generation 4-inch iPhone lets call it iPhone 6C (7C) is getting an Intel 4G / LTE modem.

Future Intel PCs will have no wires
Published in Processors
Thursday, 21 January 2016 13:08

Future Intel PCs will have no wires


Intel's VP of business PCs  talks about cutting the strings

Tom Garrison does not think that wires have a future in corporate networks.  As vice president of the Client Computing Group and general manager of the Business Client Platforms Division at Intel Corporation, he is in a position to do something about it.

Intel works with Chinese on servers
Published in Processors
Thursday, 21 January 2016 12:22

Intel works with Chinese on servers


Tackling fears of spy technology

Chipzilla is joining an increasing number of western companies who are forming partnerships with Chinese outfits to help address concerns about the security of imported technology.

Intel's 10nm set for 2017
Published in Processors
Thursday, 21 January 2016 11:30

Intel's 10nm set for 2017


Tick-tock abandoned according to leak

Intel is reportedly going to release its first 10nm processor family in 2017, expected to be the first of three generations of processors that will be fabbed on the 10nm process.

MSI updates its Gaming 24 All-in-One system
Published in News
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 17:42

MSI updates its Gaming 24 All-in-One system


Adds two new Skylake CPUs and new GPUs

MSI has updated its Gaming 24 All-in-One system adding two new Skylake CPUs as well as new Nvidia GPUs.

Huawei getting into the PC business
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 13:06

Huawei getting into the PC business


Just as everyone else is getting out

Huawei is making an interesting move by getting into the PC business just as everyone else has had enough.