Intel to release 1.6Tbps cable for data centres

Intel Corp. has partnered with specialty glass company Corning Inc., optical interconnect maker US Conec and other partners to develop a new connector that can move data to and from data centre at

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

End of Itanium looms with Xeon E7 v2 release

Intel Corp.’s high-end Itanium server chip, first introduced in 2001, is being pushed aside as the company’s x86-based Xeon chip slowly invades the older microprocessor’s market. With today’s official release of Intel’s 15-core

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Intel to launch more Hadoop tools

Software companies aren't the only ones that are trying to latch onto the big data movement. Intel Corp. will release a few months what it calls a Data Platform, a suite based on open

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Intel reports solid Q4 despite flat PC sales

Chip maker Intel Corp. reported yesterday a six per cent increase in profits for the fourth quarter of 2013 and a slight improvement in sales in its PC client division. Intel had a

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Post-CES 2014 Android review

Another Consumer Electronics Show is in the can, and there are tons of new product announcements to sift through – which will fizzle out, and which will take off? It’s hard to tell,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 13th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Intel CEO displays wearables at CES

Brian Krzanich, Intel Corp.’s CEO, pointed the chip maker’s future in the wearable technology market at the 2014 International Computer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, by showing off a SD card-sized PC called

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Google considering building its own chips, rumour says

Bloomberg News reports that search giant Google Inc. is considering building its own processors based on technology from ARM Holdings PLC. Building its own chips would allow Google to better manage the interaction

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb

Planning for sunset on Microsoft Windows XP

Hewlett Packard and Intel are both looking forward to the end of Windows XP on April 8, 2014. After that date, official support by Microsoft for the operating system will end. This has

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 4th, 2013 Chris Lau

64-bit Android tablet with Bay Trail chip coming

Intel Corp is developing a 64-bit version of the Android OS for tablet devices to work with its Bay Trail chip. The 64-bit Android tablet will be rolled out next year after Bay

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 21st, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano