Windows 10 support cut for some Intel chips
Published in News


Clover Trail Atom processors blocked


While most people expected that Windows 10 would last a while, it appears that some Intel users will not get feature updates.

Intel Core X in short supply
Published in Processors


Demand outstripping supply


Chipzilla seems to have made a mistake over the demand for its eight- and 10-core Core X processors for the high-end desktop market.

Intel slags off AMD’s chips
Published in Processors


Full of more glue than Lloyd Bridges 


Intel is clearly feeling a little insecure about AMD’s new Epyc Server processor range based on the RyZen technology.

Supermicro releases Xeon X11 servers
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Arriving in the second half of the year

Supermicro has released a line of new X11 generation servers and storage solutions based around Chipzilla’s Xeon Scalable processor family.

Intel could be limiting Pentium G4560 CPU production
Published in Processors


In order to improve Core i3 sales

According to a report that surfaced online, Intel is allegedly limiting or even killing the production of its Pentium G4560 dual-core LGA1151 CPU in order to improve its Core i3 sales.

AMD appoints former Intel man to board
Published in News


Intel inside 

AMD has announced the appointment of Abhi Talwalkar to its board.

Is Intel quietly abandoning IoT plans?
Published in News


Jobs going now


For ages Intel has been banging on about the Internet of Things and how it will be the saviour of the chip business.

AMD takes a bigger bite of Intel's pie
Published in Processors


It now has 28 percent market share 

A  report from PassMark says that AMD increased its market share from 18 percent last quarter to 24 percent. This is AMD’s largest single quarter share gain in history and it is all thanks to Ryzen.

Intel X299 platform is an overclockers' nightmare
Published in Motherboards


Motherboard manufacturers or Intel to blame?

A well-known overclocker, der8auer, went out on a limb saying that current motherboards based on Intel's X299 chipset are not properly designed and due to high-temperature VRM, and mostly due to a bad heatsink design, are an overclocking nightmare.

Biostar releases B250 mining motherboard
Published in Motherboards


With 12 PCIe slots

With cryptocurrency mining creating havoc on the GPU market, Biostar is looking to cash in on the craze by releasing a motherboard based on Intel's B250 chipset and with no less than 12 PCI-Express slots, the TB250-BTC Pro.