Nvidia falls out with Intel
Published in Processors
Thursday, 18 August 2016 08:17

Nvidia falls out with Intel


Says it is a cheat

The girls and boys at Nvidia - it’s fair to say - really dislike Intel. Considering it neutrally we consider both firms are not the epitome of wisdom. But today Nvidia levelled accusatory stuff at Chipzilla.

Intel to re-enter foundry business
Published in News
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 15:31

Intel to re-enter foundry business

Deja vu

Chip giant Intel said at its Developer Forum in San Francisco that it will license ARM technology and offer smartphone makers the chance to make microprocessors using its 10 nanometer fabrication technique.

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.