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Intel, Netflix to Deliver AV1 Scalable Codec to Power Next-Gen Compression Tech for Visual Workloads

By : CIOL Bureau

What’s New: At The National Association of Broadcasters Show (NAB Show), Intel and Netflix announced a new high-performance video codec that is available as open source and royalty-free to content creators, developers and service providers. Scalable Video Technology for AV1 (SVT-AV1)

Intel Driving Data-Centric World with New 10nm Intel Agilex FPGA Family

By : CIOL Bureau

Intel announced a brand-new product family, the Intel Agilex FPGA. This new family of field programmable gate arrays (FPGA) will provide customized solutions to address the unique data-centric business challenges across embedded, network and data center markets. “The race to

Intel Takes steps to Enable Thunderbolt 3 Everywhere, Releases Protocol

By : CIOL Bureau

What’s New: Intel is well on its way to making the innovation delivered with Thunderbolt™ 3 available to everyone. Today, Intel announced that it contributed the Intel Thunderbolt protocol specification to the USB Promoter Group, enabling other chip makers to

New Intel Architectures and Technologies Target Expanded Market Opportunities

By : CIOL Bureau

At Intel “Architecture Day,” top executives, architects and fellows revealed next-generation technologies and discussed progress on a strategy to power an expanding universe of data-intensive workloads for PCs and other smart consumer devices, high-speed networks, ubiquitous artificial intelligence (AI), specialized cloud

Older PCs costing Indian SMBs INR 93.5K

By : CIOL Bureau

A research released today by Techaisle, commissioned by Microsoft and Intel, revealed that SMBs with a PC or laptop older than four years might be spending approx. INR 93,500 (US$1,279) per device. The cost is enough to replace the ageing

Intel Unveils the Intel Neural Compute Stick 2 At Intel AI Devcon Beijing

By : CIOL Bureau

What’s New: Intel is hosting its first artificial intelligence (AI) developer conference in Beijing on Nov. 14 and 15. The company kicked off the event with the introduction of the Intel Neural Compute Stick 2 (Intel NCS 2) designed to

Intel Shows Breadth of Data-Centric Platform with Cascade Lake Advanced Performance and Xeon E-2100

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Intel announced two new members of its Intel Xeon processor portfolio: Cascade Lake advanced performance (expected to be released the first half of 2019) and the Intel Xeon E-2100 processor for entry-level servers (general availability today). These two new product

TCS partners with Intel to Further Secure Quartz Blockchain Solutions

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Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization announced that it is partnering with Intel to integrate Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) technology with the Quartz Blockchain solution, to further enhance the privacy

Intel Announces World’s Best Gaming Processor: New 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K

By : Ashok Pandey

Intel announced the 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K, the world’s best gaming processor, and said preorders for the new processor would begin today. The announcement was made as part of a series of new desktop processor introductions that will enable

RiT Tech Announces Strategic Technology Integration with Intel Data Center Manager to Enhance Data Management in Infrastructure and Networking Environments

By : CIOL Bureau

RiT Tech announces strategic technology integration with Intel Data Center Manager (DCM) and offers new capabilities of monitoring, analytics, prediction, and control of infrastructure and network centers. The new Device Level Telemetries Module inside RiT’s XpedITe Platform empowers IT and

Apple could soon replace Mac’s Intel chip with its own

By : CIOL Writers

In a not so good news for Intel, a new report from Bloomberg says that Apple has decided to use its own chips in its computers starting as soon as 2020. The changeover is likely to begin with laptops such as the 12-inch MacBook. Intel’s

Intel announces security fixes for Spectre and Meltdown in upcoming chips

By : CIOL Writers

Early this year in January, the whole tech world braced two security attacks named Spectre and Meltdown that impacted every single Intel processor. The two vulnerabilities provided access to sensitive data such as username and password. Intel, therefore, announced security fixes

5G trial might get even bigger at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020

SPAIN: At MWC, Intel said it is collaborating with Japanese telecommunications company, NTT Docomo (a National Partner of Tokyo 2020) and the carmaker, Toyota to provide 5G technology for the next Olympic Games. In a blog post, Intel’s Senior Vice

Intel partners Microsoft, Dell, HP, Lenovo to bring 5G laptops in 2019

By : CIOL Writers

Intel announced collaborations with various companies including Microsoft, Dell, HP an Lenovo to launch 5G laptops by late 2019. Intel did not reveal any firm specifications at the time, but rather the partnership has been agreed on some “guiding principles”.

Intel rolls out new Spectre patches for Kaby Lake, Coffee Lake platforms

By : CIOL Writers

Intel has rolled out updated Spectre patches for its Skylake, Kaby Lake, and Coffee Lake processors. The patches help address Spectre variant 2 attacks. The updates will be issued through OEM firmware pushes. Intel’s Navin Shenoy wrote, “[We] have now released production microcode

Intel is facing 32 lawsuits over Spectre and Meltdown security flaws

By : CIOL Writers

Intel has revealed that it is facing around 32 class-action lawsuits over the Spectre and Meltdown security attacks on its processors. The development was revealed in an annual SEC filing by Intel. As per the SEC filing, Most of the lawsuits

Intel expands bug bounty program with more rewards

By : CIOL Writers

Intel is changing its bug bounty program from an invitation-only program to public. The chip-maker has also introduced a new program focused on side channel vulnerabilities, in the wake of Meltdown and Spectre attacks. To incentivize the program, there are sweeter

Intel’s new Xeon D-2100 processor powers computing at the edge

MUMBAI, INDIA: Intel introduced its new Xeon D-2100 processor, a system-on-chip (SoC) processor architected to address the needs of edge applications and other data center or network applications constrained by space and power. The Intel Xeon D-2100 processor extends the

Intel’s former President launches new chip company, Ampere

By : CIOL Writers

There’s a new chip maker- Ampere Computing on the block led by Intel’s former president Renée James who left the company in 2015 after nearly three decades of service. Ampere, based in Santa Clara, launched in early 2017 and has nearly 300 people.

Intel planning to launch smart glasses this year

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Intel is looking to sell a majority stake in an augmented reality company which it had bought in 2015, according to a report in Bloomberg. Also, the company is looking to launch smart glasses this year. Bloomberg states that the