Intel turns flogs off more family silver
Published in News
Wednesday, 17 August 2022 11:15

Intel turns flogs off more family silver


Gotta get a better return on asset value

Intel has flogged more of its family silver by turning over 5,000 patents to the intellectual property licensing group IPValue.

Intel jumps from DirectX 9 to 12
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 August 2022 11:43

Intel jumps from DirectX 9 to 12


On Xe, Arc GPUs

Intel has moved from native DX9 hardware support on its Intel's Xe integrated graphics solutions on 12th Gen CPUs and A-Series Arc Alchemist discrete GPUs to DirectX 12.

Mercury says that Intel is in trouble
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Friday, 12 August 2022 13:09

Mercury says that Intel is in trouble


Continues to smack Chipzilla in the servers 

A research company named after the Roman communication god Mercury (who was also famous for lying and stealing cattle) claims that AMD is cleaning Intel's clock when it comes to servers. 

Intel shows Arc A750 performance numbers
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 11 August 2022 12:42

Intel shows Arc A750 performance numbers


Updated: Tested in 48 DX12 and Vulkan games, up to 5% faster than RTX 3060

Intel has released some benchmark numbers for its upcoming Arc A750 graphics card, showing performance in 48 DX12 and Vulkan API games and comparing it to Nvidia's RTX 3060 graphics card.

Intel might lop off its GPU unit
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Thursday, 11 August 2022 10:53

Intel might lop off its GPU unit


Losing too much money

Jon Peddie Research thinks Intel might chop its Accelerated Computing Systems and Graphics Group (AXG).

SGX defences breached again
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Wednesday, 10 August 2022 11:49

SGX defences breached again


Penetrated more times than Mae West

Intel's latest generation of CPUs are supposed to be a fortress for the safekeeping of encryption keys but contain a vulnerability which allows attackers to obtain encryption keys and other confidential information.

Intel Arc goes Pro with Arc Pro A-series GPUs
Published in Graphics


Arc Pro A30M, Arc Pro A40, and Arc Pro A50

As expected and detailed earlier, Intel has now officially unveiled its Intel Arc Pro A-series professional range of graphics processing units (GPUs).

MSI boards the Intel Arc train
Published in Graphics
Monday, 08 August 2022 12:25

MSI boards the Intel Arc train


Arc A380 and A310, but only for pre-built systems

MSI is obviously going to be one of Intel's Arc partners as MSI-branded Arc A380 and A310 have been spotted in MSI pre-built systems.

Broke Italians pay $5 billion to make Intel rich
Published in PC Hardware


Wants it to build a semiconductor packaging and assembly plant

The nation which built an empire stretching from the Britain to Persia is following its neo-liberal dreams by giving Intel $5 billion to build a semiconductor packaging and assembly plant in the country.

Raptor Lake leaks show it could be disappointing
Published in PC Hardware


Underwhelming

Leaks of Intel’s Raptor Lake processors are looking rather underwhelming.