Murthy is out of Intel
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Sins of the 7nm, fab delays, and 5G

Back in 2015, Intel poached Murthy Renduchintala to help the company with 5G and a forward-looking roadmap, and five years after, Intel announced that Murthy would be leaving on August 3.

Samsung and TSMC gets boost from Intel outsourcing rumours
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Rivals feast on Intel woes

Shares of Samsung Electronics and TSMC rose as the cocaine nose-jobs of Wall Street believe that Intel will outsource more chip manufacturing to cover its 7nm failure.

Intel reorganises after 7nm debacle
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Fall of Renduchintala's TSCG Empire

Chipzilla has broken up its Technology, Systems Architecture and Client Group (TSCG) empire and removed its glorous leader chief engineering officer, Dr. Murthy Renduchintala as it attempts to clear up the mess of its 7nm debacle.

Intel might go partly fabless
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7nm manufacturing process not around until 2022

Intel might have to go fabless if it ever has a hope of getting to 7nm before 2022.

Intel kills off pricey Skylakes
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X marks the spot where they will bury the things

Intel is warning distributors that its Skylake-X line of high-end desktop (HEDT) processors for enthusiasts is about to be killed off. 

Intel's AVX512 needs to die a painful death
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Linux creator moans

Linux creator Linus Torvalds was back on form while talking about Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (AVX-512) found on select Intel processors. 

Apple didn't ditch Intel for Skylake
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It always planned a discrete CPU

This article might serve as a short history class about how Apple operates, especially in hardware design. Apple created its first phone SoC the famous A4 in 2010, and it created its first iPad specific A6X chip in 2012.

Nvidia more valuable than Intel
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At least in terms of share price

The company named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia, has overtaken Intel for the first time as the most valuable US chipmaker.

Tiger Lake's integrated graphics crushes Nvidia GPU
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11th Gen CPU's integrated Xe graphics not that bad

A leak from a normally reliable source has showed that Intel Tiger Lake i7-1165G7 and its integrated Xe graphics comes out well against a 25W Nvidia MX350 discrete GPU.

Ryzen 5 HP Envy cleans Intel Core i7 Spectre clock
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Cheaper and better

The Ryzen 5 4600U-powered Envy costs hundreds of dollars less than the Core i7-1065G7 Spectre but runs longer and faster while being just as thin and light, according to a comparison run by Notebook Check.