Intel

Apple’s Next-Gen Mac Pro to Stick With Intel CPU, Claims Leaker

According to a tweet from leaker YuuKi_AnS (@yuuki_ans), Apple's upcoming Mac Pro update will feature Intel's Ice Lake Xeon W-33XX series of workstation processors (via MacRumors). https://twitter.com/yuuki_ans/status/1419638932208164865 It looks like we haven't seen the last of Intel CPUs on Apple's Macs. Last month, a developer found a reference to scalable support for Intel's Ice Lake Xeon...

Intel Announces ‘Tiger Lake-U Refresh’ CPUs, First 5G M.2 Add-In Card

Intel kicked off this year’s virtual Computex by announcing two new 11th Gen U-Series chips for use in thin, lightweight laptops. At Computex, Intel launched two new laptop processors in its latest 11th Generation “Tiger Lake” family. The Core i7-1195G7 and the Core i5-1155G7 are U-Series chips, slightly more powerful than most of the existing lineup. These two […]

Intel’s Latest Ads Target Apple and its M1 Chip

Over the past week, Intel has launched a small series of ads online targeting Apple and its M1 chip. Apple's silicon was developed as a way for Apple to break its dependency on Intel and transition to its own in-house processor. This week, Intel launched an ad campaign, encouraging consumers to "Go PC". Although Apple's...

US Chip Executives Call on Biden Administration to Fund Manufacturing

US chip company chiefs have urged President Joe Biden to back them with funding to help them compete with their Asian rivals. The chief executives of Intel, Qualcomm, Micron, and Advanced Micro Devices all put their names to a joint letter on Thursday asking for "substantial funding for incentives for semiconductor manufacturing" as part of...

Intel Urged by Activist Hedge Fund to Outsource Manufacturing

In a letter to Intel's chairman, Third Point LLC, a $15 billion USD hedge fund that currently holds a stake of nearly $1 billion USD in the company, implored the semiconductor and processor manufacturer to explore and adopt alternative strategies to regain its rightful place in the market — reports Reuters. Despite Intel shares rising...