Intel working on wine-powered microprocessors

Will we soon be asking what vintage our computers are running on? In a demo at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco on Thursday, one of the company's engineers poured red wine

Published on: September 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Euro commission eyes ‘Airbus for chips’

Will a model that helped defense and aerospace companies across Europe compete with the Boeing Company work for the region’s microelectronics sector? The European Union’s top digital commissioner hopes so. Neelie Kroes, digital

Published on: December 20th, 2012 Nestor E. Arellano

3M creates high-density material for PCBs

3M has announced a new high-density version of its Embedded Capacitance Material (ECM), an innovation it says will have wide application in miniaturized computing. Embedded Capacitance Material (or ECM) is constructed from a thin

Published on: February 7th, 2012 brian bloom

A high-tech pioneer reflects on the digital revolution

The man who led the design and development of the first microprocessor 40 years ago said that, at the time, he didn't foresee the extent of the digital revolution he was helping to

Published on: November 28th, 2011 Sharon Gaudin

EU slaps Intel with $1.7 billion fine in antitrust case

The European Commission Wednesday found Intel guilty of antitrust violations in the market for PC microprocessors and fined it

Published on: May 12th, 2009 Paul Meller

Intel to produce smaller and less power-consumptive chips

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEIntel plans to further reduce the size and power consumption of its mobile microprocessors over the next year or so, paving the way for computers that are smaller and consume

Published on: March 15th, 2007 Sumner Lemon

Fall IDF

Moving along a path of energy-efficient computing, Intel Corp. has pledged technology evolution in microprocessors that will improve performance per watt by 300 per cent by the end of the decade. Speaking to

Published on: September 26th, 2006 Mari-Len De Guzman

Intel picks up AMD guantlet, slashes processor prices

Intel Corp. slashed prices on some desktop PC microprocessors by more than half on Thursday, raising the stakes against rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD), which cut prices earlier this week. Users should

Published on: July 30th, 2006 Dan Nystedt

Intel drops its

After more than 20 years of service as a tool to teach consumers what brand of chip to ask for inside a personal computer, Intel Corp. has decided it’s out with the old

Published on: January 19th, 2006 Dan Nystedt