Dell and HP advertise Intel Optane as "memory"
Published in News

Could cause confusion among customers

It appears that both Dell and HP have been caught advertising Intel's Optane SSD as "memory", or rather precisely, together with RAM, despite the fact that Optane SSDs clearly belong with storage as an addition to the HDD.

Intel warns of lazy FP state restoration
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 14 June 2018 12:14

Intel warns of lazy FP state restoration

Living off the state

Chipzilla has warned of another side-channel attack against its Core family processors.

Intel's 8-core Coffee Lake refresh may come this autumn
Published in PC Hardware

Possible 22-core HEDT as well

According to a  report, Intel could launch its rumored 8th gen Coffee Lake refresh 8-core CPUs in September.

Qualcomm still going to make datacentre chips
Published in Cloud

Kills rumours

Qualcomm has no plans to abandon its efforts to create processors for data centres, despite rumours that it is giving up on the idea.

Intel discrete graphics to arrive in 2020
Published in Graphics

SVP Raja Koduri confirms

Intel’s chief architect, senior vice president of the newly formed Core and Visual Computing Group, ex. Radeon Technology guru Raja Koduri has confirmed on Twitter that its discrete graphics will come in 2020.

Core i7-8086K gets delidded and overclocked to 7,243MHz
Published in PC Hardware

By Roman "Der8auer" Hartung

We already had a hunch that Intel's 40th anniversary Core i7-8086K could be an impressive overclocker and Roman "Der8auer" Hartung has already delidded it and overclocked it to an impressive 7,243MHz under LN2.

Intel: X86 not sexy, oily data is
Published in News
Friday, 08 June 2018 12:26

Intel: X86 not sexy, oily data is

Submerge yourself in a deep data lake

The CEO of chip giant Intel has looked into his crystal ball, read some tea leaves and shuffled his Tarot cards and predicted that Big Data will have the same impact on human existence as oil.

Intel pulls a surprise with 28-core CPU at Computex
Published in PC Hardware

Coming in the Q4 2018

Intel has pulled quite a rabbit out of its hat at the Computex 2018 press conference by unveiling and showing a running 28-core consumer CPU which should be available by the end of the year.

Intel officially launches Core i7-8086K limited edition CPU
Published in PC Hardware

40th anniversary with 5.0GHz Turbo

Following the recent leaks and in order to celebrate the 40th anniversary since the release of the original 8086 processor, Intel has now - as expected - introduced the Core i7-8086K, an unlocked 6-core CPU with a base clock of 4.0GHz and Turbo clock hitting 5.0GHz.

Sprint in bed with Qualcomm and Intel
Published in Network
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 11:51

Sprint in bed with Qualcomm and Intel

Free data for Snapdragon PC/sell 5G in 2019 for Intel

Sprint just made two big announcements one with Qualcomm about its 4G always connected PC and one with Intel for its 2019 5G PCs.