Tag: Intel

  • Intel Acquires Movidius – A View to Bringing Sight to Machines

    Intel Acquires Movidius – A View to Bringing Sight to Machines

    Now that the internet of things is slowly morphing into the awareness of things, Intel have played their cards, landing squarely in the ‘computer vision hardware’ territory. Intel have announced today they have are in plans for the acquisition of Movidius. Movidius’ mission statement was to give the power of sight to machines, and, now […]

  • Intel Compute Stick gains needed upgrade!

    Intel Compute Stick gains needed upgrade!

    The compute stick by Intel could have, should have, and would have been a great idea if it had been executed properly when first released. Unfortunately the original stick was an Intel Atom based processor and any system based on this cpu is going to be a tad slow. This could be forgiven if the […]

  • AMD’s Latest Processor Might Actually Be Worth Having

    AMD’s Latest Processor Might Actually Be Worth Having

    AMD processors has always been that other processor company to me, the one you use when your building on a serious budget. They will get the job done but that’s all they’ll do kind of deal, and when we do get one we just end up wishing we’d forked out an extra hundred and got […]

  • Intel Reveals Tiny ‘Curie’ Computer

    Intel Reveals Tiny ‘Curie’ Computer

    Intel have stepped up their push into the wearable sector, providing what seems to be a challenge to mobile chip sector giant Qualcomm, with the announcement of a new chip, named Curie, which adds computational functionality to the smallest of devices with minimal power usage. Curie is also incredibly small – the size of a […]

  • New Google Glass rumoured to have Intel Insides, expected 2015

    New Google Glass rumoured to have Intel Insides, expected 2015

    Google Glass has gone a bit quiet of late, that is until now. Rumour has it that a new hardware version of Glass will be with us sometime next year all though no suggestion of which part of next year, and the major change it’s supposed to have an intel processor. This information comes by […]

  • Intel Drops Info On Basis Peak Smartwatch

    Intel Drops Info On Basis Peak Smartwatch

    The Intel Developer Forum 2014 saw the previewing of a brand new, second generation smartwatch called the Peak from Basis, a company recently purchased by Intel. The rear of the watch is supposed to include an ultra advanced second generation sensor suite, apparently to rival the Apple Watch. Pocket Lint got in an interview with […]

  • Intel Unveils Core M Processor

    Intel Unveils Core M Processor

    IFA 2014 has showcased some of the coolest new tech products this year, from the Motorola Moto 360 to the ASUS ZenWatch. Of course in amongst the hot topic wearables have been some other hidden gems, especially the new, and absolutely tiny, Core M processor from Intel. The processor, central processing unit or CPU, serves […]

  • Apple refreshes MacBook Pro Retina display line, new processor more Power

    Apple refreshes MacBook Pro Retina display line, new processor more Power

    Apple has updated its MacBook Pro Retina display line by adding new and improved processors and they have gone as far as to increase the RAM to 16GB on all 15-inche models. Previously leaked through a Chinese crib sheet, the new range holds no bars on the spec. The top 13-inch model comes with a […]

  • Chromebooks New and Improved from Google and Intel

    Chromebooks New and Improved from Google and Intel

    Google has teamed up with Intel to release a whole bunch more of its budget minded Chromebooks, we can expect to see new models coming out from the likes of Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, LG, and Toshiba. The news came last week of a new Intel Core i3version of the Acer C720, due for […]

  • Panasonic release reasonably priced Toughpad FZ-M1 for the budget-conscious buyer

    Panasonic release reasonably priced Toughpad FZ-M1 for the budget-conscious buyer

    Panasonic has announced that they will producing a new “value” edition of its Toughpad FZ-M1 Windows 8.1 tablet, for the clumsy businesses and professionals that require a rugged but still professional looking tablet, whilst keeping the price down. The 7-inch tablet has a dual-core Intel Celeron N2807 processor rather than the Core i5 vPro in […]

  • New Razer Blade gaming laptop packs a GTX 870M into its thin frame

    New Razer Blade gaming laptop packs a GTX 870M into its thin frame

    In the wake of graphics behemoth NVIDIA launching its new mobile GPU the GTX 800M series, Razer has decided to cram the top spec GTX 870M inside an updated version of its thin Razer Blade gaming notebook. While the new NVIDIA GTX 870M GPU is certainly a key feature of the machine, its most appealing feature is probably the […]

  • Apple launches new iMacs with Intel Haswell processors

    Apple launches new iMacs with Intel Haswell processors

    We were expecting a big event to reveal new MacBooks and iMacs, but Apple has decided to quietly slip out upraded iMac models for 2013 today…