Intel says sorry to China
Published in News
Thursday, 23 December 2021 11:19

Intel says sorry to China


In the Pooh after telling suppliers not to source from Xinjiang was a bad idea

Intel apologised to Chinese customers, partners and the public after a letter telling its suppliers not to source products or labour from the western region of Xinjiang caused a backlash.

Intel warns that unvaccinated workers will be sent home without pay
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Even if they were already working from home

Chipzilla is telling unvaccinated workers who don't get an exemption for religious or medical reasons will be on unpaid leave beginning in April even if they were working from home.

SK Hynix allowed to buy Intel’s NAND memory business
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Thanks for the memory 

South Korea's SK Hynix  has received merger clearances from the Chinese antitrust authority for its acquisition of Intel NAND memory chip business.

Chip shortage will not end next year
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Tuesday, 21 December 2021 12:27

Chip shortage will not end next year


Intel warns

Chipzilla boss chief Pat [kicking] Gelsinger has reiterated the global chip shortage is set to continue into 2023.

Intel spends $7 billion on Malaysian chip packaging plant
Published in PC Hardware


To deal with chip shortage

Intel is spending $7 billion to build a new chip packaging facility in Malaysia, a major Asian investment intended to address endemic global semiconductor shortages at a time Washington is advocating domestic production.

AMD could go hybrid
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Tuesday, 14 December 2021 11:53

AMD could go hybrid

Intel could be onto something

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that AMD could be planning on bringing in hybrid processors – chips that mix different types of cores.

Intel shows off plans to speed up and shrink chips
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Will gain market lead lost to TSMC

Research teams at Intel unveiled work that the company believes will help it keep speeding up and shrinking computing chips over the next ten years, with several technologies aimed at stacking parts of chips on top of each other.

Intel Arc Alchemist gets video treatment
Published in Graphics
Monday, 13 December 2021 12:26

Intel Arc Alchemist gets video treatment


Rumoured launch plans

Intel’s Arc Alchemist graphics chips have been shown in a video, and its launch plans see fresh rumours.

Gelsinger "too old" to save Intel -  TSMC boss was wrong
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Updated: Claims former TSMC boss, 90 - 
Corporate Governance guidelines updated to 75 years old

Kicking Pat Gelsinger, 61, is too old to save Intel according to TSMC founder Morris Chang, age 90 told a lecture hall.

Intel has fixed issues with Alder Lake
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 08 December 2021 12:06

Intel has fixed issues with Alder Lake


Chipzilla had problems with gaming DRM

Chipzilla has assured the world+dog that it has fixed most of the problems gamers were having with its  Alder Lake processors.