Intel Core i5-8400 and Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Ultra Gaming Review

    HIGHLIGHTS The Core i5-8400 is an affordable six-core multiplier-locked CPU The GIgabyte Z370 Aorus Ultra Gaming has a large number of RGB LEDs Intel has not yet released motherboard platforms for non-overclocked CPUs Intel’s 8th Gen Core CPU family has proven to be more exciting than anything the company has released in years. For the first time, we have multiple […]

    Millions of Computers Affected By Intel Firmware Flaws

    Security experts are awaiting more details from chipmaker Intel about two classes of vulnerabilities in remote management software and firmware that could put an organization’s most trusted data at risk. See Also: Ransomware: The Look at Future Trends The vulnerabilities – affecting enterprise and consumer computers – exist in a variety of chips that Intel has […]

    Samsung Surpasses Intel to Become Top Chipmaker in Terms of Revenue

    HIGHLIGHTS Samsung has reached the top spot in the semiconductor business It has beaten Intel that held the top position for more than two decades Samsung said its semiconductor business recorded $7.2 billion in Q2 Intel’s more than two decade reign as king of the silicon-based semiconductor ended Thursday when Samsung Electronics surpassed the US manufacturer to become […]

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    Intel CEO’s Qualcomm Recruit Causes Upheaval in Senior Ranks

    Intel Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich broke with decades of company history last year by making an outsider, Murthy Renduchintala of rival Qualcomm Inc., his No. 2.Renduchintala brought a record of success in mobile-phone chips, a market Intel has yet to crack. The appointment also fueled an exodus of some of the senior talent […]

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    Amazon, Intel Partner for a Smart Speaker Reference Design With Alexa

    HIGHLIGHTS Speaker will be based on Form Factor Reference Designs (FFRD) The first FFDR is due in the first quarter of 2017 Amazon also introduced JAM Voice portable speaker Amazon is teaming up with Intel for a smart speaker reference design with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant. The speaker will be based on what Intel calls […]

    McAfee glad Intel is dropping his name from ‘broken’ security software

    McAfee glad Intel is dropping his name from ‘broken’ security software John McAfee, the flamboyant millionaire who founded a pioneering anti-virus software company that Intel Corp bought for $7.7 billion, says he is glad that the chipmaker plans to drop his name from its products. Intel Chief Executive Brian Krzanich announced the decision to abandon […]

    Intel Compute Sticks Transform a TV into a Computer

    Last year, Intel introduced its first Compute Stick.  Initial reviews called the Intel Compute Stick a great idea but underwhelming. Now it seems that Intel has improved its compute stick with new entrants that solve some of the initial shortcomings. The Compute Stick is about the size of a pack of gum. According to Intel, it has everything you […]