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MSI gaming laptops updated with new Intel CPUs and Nvidia hardware
MSI gaming laptops updated with new Intel CPUs and Nvidia hardware By Maggie Tillman

In the market for a high-end gaming laptop with the latest and greatest tech from both Intel and Nvidia? Then check out MSI.... Read more

Intel Ice Lake 10th generation Core processors: Everything you need to know
Intel Ice Lake 10th generation Core processors: Everything you need to know By Dan Grabham

It looks like Intel’s all-new processors are finally on the horizon - paving the way for even more efficient laptops and 2-in-1s.... Read more

USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB
USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB By Dan Grabham

USB is one of tech's ultimate success stories - a universal standard that took off in every way. But things have got a little confusing since.... Read more

How to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory
How to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory By Adrian Willings

A brief guide on how to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory. This module makes your standard drives up to 14 times faster.... Read more

How to easily upgrade your Intel CPU for more gaming power
How to easily upgrade your Intel CPU for more gaming power By Adrian Willings

Upgrading your CPU is easier than you might think. Alongside adding more RAM and a new graphics card, it's one of the most worthwhile things to do.... Read more

Intel reveals '9th gen' Core i5, i7 and i9 performance processors
Intel reveals '9th gen' Core i5, i7 and i9 performance processors By Dan Grabham

Intel has announced three new processors aimed at gamers and others who want the best in PC performance.... Read more

Intel vs AMD: how do they compare?
Intel vs AMD: how do they compare? By David Nield

Intel and AMD make essentially all of the world's PC processors. But, given the choice, which should you go for?... Read more

Why Intel's work on quantum computing is in a spin
Why Intel's work on quantum computing is in a spin By Dan Grabham

Intel always likes to reveal details of the bleeding edge stuff it works on and we’re now seeing the glimpse of some quantum computing tech that a research... Read more

Intel 8th Gen processors launch: Here's how to watch the livestream
Intel 8th Gen processors launch: Here's how to watch the livestream By Rik Henderson

Intel is ready to announce its latest series of laptop PC chipsets today, Monday 21 August, at 8am PDT (11am EDT, 4pm BST). And you can watch the unveiling... Read more

Intel Core i9 X-Series is a hardcore gamer's delight, with 18-core option
Intel Core i9 X-Series is a hardcore gamer's delight, with 18-core option By Rik Henderson

During its Computex keynote, Intel announced a new series of CPUs that sit at the very top of the Skylake family.The Intel Core i9 X-Series is for power... Read more

What's new for Intel Core 7th Gen? Kaby Lake processors explained, 4K media focus
What's new for Intel Core 7th Gen? Kaby Lake processors explained, 4K media focus By Mike Lowe

Year on year Intel is committed to updating its Intel Core processors, with the latest seventh-generation chip even bearing a "7th Gen" badge its visual... Read more

Intel Skylake processors explained: Why they'll make your next PC or tablet faster
Intel Skylake processors explained: Why they'll make your next PC or tablet faster By Stuart Miles

Intel has announced a new range of processors at European technology trade show IFA in German.Dubbed Skylake, the new Intel Core processors, which will... Read more

MacBook Air refresh imminent: Intel Broadwell chips likely but not 12-inch Retina display
MacBook Air refresh imminent: Intel Broadwell chips likely but not 12-inch Retina display By Rik Henderson

Apple is said to be refreshing its MacBook Air range on 24 February but previous rumours that it will be introducing a 12-inch model with a Retina display... Read more

The war on passwords: Intel wants biometrics to replace the traditional password
The war on passwords: Intel wants biometrics to replace the traditional password By Mike Lowe

Passwords are a brilliant and useful aspect of security, but they're also a pain in the ass. Forgetting one, having another phished or hacked, needing... Read more

Intel envisions a wireless future: WiGig and wireless charging to 'eliminate all cables by end of 2015'
Intel envisions a wireless future: WiGig and wireless charging to 'eliminate all cables by end of 2015' By Mike Lowe

Intel outlined its vision for a wire-free future at its Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco. But rather than this being a distant concept, the technology... Read more

Intel fourth-generation processors announced, Haswell and Bay Trail focused on Ultrabooks and tablets
Intel fourth-generation processors announced, Haswell and Bay Trail focused on Ultrabooks and tablets By Rik Henderson

Intel has announced its fourth-generation family of processors, Haswell and Bay Trail, and is aiming them at the burgeoning Ultrabook, two-in-one hybrids... Read more

Intel Haswell processors set to power next generation of laptops
Intel Haswell processors set to power next generation of laptops By Stuart Miles

Intel is set to dominate the news this week powering a bevy of new laptops, ultrabooks and other devices to be announced at Computex.The chip manufacturer... Read more

Intel's upcoming Haswell to boost MacBook battery life by 50 per cent
Intel's upcoming Haswell to boost MacBook battery life by 50 per cent By Elyse Betters

Apple's MacBooks may soon get a 50 per cent boost in battery life once Intel releases its new line-up of Core processors.Haswell, the successor to Intel's... Read more

Intel launches dual-core Atom for mobile, ZTE, Asus and Lenovo on-board
Intel launches dual-core Atom for mobile, ZTE, Asus and Lenovo on-board By Chris Hall

Intel has outlined continued plans to make inroads into the smartphone and tablet business with the unveiling of the next-generation of Intel Atom chipsets,... Read more

Intel confirms streaming service and set-top box slated for 2013 to take on cable
Intel confirms streaming service and set-top box slated for 2013 to take on cable By Jake Smith

Intel has announced plans to get into the home entertainment game with the introduction later this year of a set-top box and streaming service to take... Read more

Intel and Safaricom release Android-powered Yolo smartphone in Africa
Intel and Safaricom release Android-powered Yolo smartphone in Africa By Jake Smith

Pushing its presence in Africa, Intel has announced the Yolo smartphone with partner Safaricom, aimed at first-time buyers. The framework of the Yolo... Read more

Haswell and Bay Trail: Intel's future processors detailed at CES
Haswell and Bay Trail: Intel's future processors detailed at CES By Jake Smith

Intel has announced several new chip offerings at its CES press event in Las Vegas.The company's latest Intel Core processor, dubbed Haswell, was among... Read more

Get your photo on telly during X-Factor Final, Intel Shazam-enabled advert cut live
Get your photo on telly during X-Factor Final, Intel Shazam-enabled advert cut live By Rik Henderson

Adverts throughout the run of The X-Factor on ITV this year have been popping up with Shazam-enabled interactivity, with song downloads and all manner... Read more

Intel wants you to talk to your Ultrabook, enlists Nuance Dragon Assistant to help
Intel wants you to talk to your Ultrabook, enlists Nuance Dragon Assistant to help By Stuart Miles

Intel has teamed up with Nuance to bring voice dictation to the next wave of Ultrabooks expected to launch over the coming months.Like Apple's Siri and... Read more

Intel Nikiski concept pictures and hands-on
Intel Nikiski concept pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

The Nikiski is a notebook concept from Intel, incorporating a transparent panel in the deck in place of the traditional touchpad and palm rest. It's a... Read more

Intel Cove Point Windows 8 ultrabook-tablet hybrid shows us future of computing
Intel Cove Point Windows 8 ultrabook-tablet hybrid shows us future of computing By Stuart Miles

Intel has shown off a Windows 8 ultrabook-tablet hybrid at its Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in Beijing, demonstrating  what the Ultrabooks of tomorrow... Read more

Intel: Future of Ultrabook controls are touch, speech and gesture
Intel: Future of Ultrabook controls are touch, speech and gesture By Rik Henderson

Intel has used its CES 2012 press conference to demonstrate some of the new features it is developing for the future of the Ultrabook. While manufacturers... Read more

Intel: Brian Johnson explains why Ultrabooks are the 'ultimate experience'
Intel: Brian Johnson explains why Ultrabooks are the 'ultimate experience' By Dan Sung

Intel wants to know what you’ll be doing in 10 years’ time. The answer, presumably, that the microprocessor manufacturer is hoping for is something... Read more

Intel boss: Ultrabook killed the netbook star
Intel boss: Ultrabook killed the netbook star By Paul Lamkin

The message from Intel is clear: that there's not enough room in the PC town for both the Ultrabook and the netbook.Or, at least, that is the impression... Read more

Cyberdyne HAL robot shown off by Intel
Cyberdyne HAL robot shown off by Intel By Paul Lamkin

Only in Japan. You turn up to an Intel keynote presentation expecting to hear the processor giant talking shop, perhaps showing off the odd device packing... Read more

Intel has big plans for Ultrabook future
Intel has big plans for Ultrabook future By Paul Lamkin

Since the MacBook Air super-thin model landed last year with a super-quick boot-up time, making us all go "oooh" and "aaah", many notebook manufacturers... Read more

Sandy Bridge flaw likely to delay that new PC you want
Sandy Bridge flaw likely to delay that new PC you want By Stuart Miles

Intel has halted shipments of its new Sandy Bridge processors, launched at the beginning of January, after finding faults found in way the chipsets are... Read more

Intel and Nvidia reach $1.5 billion settlement
Intel and Nvidia reach $1.5 billion settlement By Paul Lamkin

Intel and Nvidia's legal case, which began with the former suing the latter in 2009 and subsequently being counter-sued, has reached a conclusion with... Read more

Intel breakthrough means "speed of light" computing
Intel breakthrough means "speed of light" computing By Stuart Miles

Intel has announced a new breakthrough in technology that it claims could revolutionize computer design, while at the same time dramatically increasing... Read more

Intel demos the check-out of the future
Intel demos the check-out of the future By Paul Lamkin

We've all had a go on one of those self-checkouts at the supermarket. And, although it's often a preferable option than going face-to-face with some of... Read more

Pi figured to 2.7 trillion digits with a desktop PC
Pi figured to 2.7 trillion digits with a desktop PC By Dan Sung

A computer scientist has become the latest boffin to calculate Pi to more decimal places than anyone else using his trusty PC.The previous record, set... Read more

Packard Bell dot m/u 11.6-inch not-a-netbook launches
Packard Bell dot m/u 11.6-inch not-a-netbook launches By Amy-Mae Elliott

Packard Bell has followed up the launch of the dot m/a netbook with the dot m/u, and no, we're not sure how to pronounce it either. Apparently the "first... Read more

Intel SSD make way for MacBook Air with more storage
Intel SSD make way for MacBook Air with more storage By Stuart Miles

Intel has announced it will be producing a new range of Solid State Drives as it moves to offer more than just processors. The news could mean that we... Read more

Carphone Warehouse's free laptops hunt attracts a crowd
Carphone Warehouse's free laptops hunt attracts a crowd By Amy-Mae Elliott

The news about Carphone Warehouse's planned laptop giveaway on Thursday 6th obviously traveled fast after we ran a news story about it on Pocket-lint.co.uk.... Read more

ECS announce four new laptop ranges
ECS announce four new laptop ranges By Stuart Miles

Computer maker ECS has announced that it will showcase four new series of notebooks in Hanover at CeBIT this month. There will be four new models shown... Read more

Intel updates PowerBook with Intel MacBook Pro
Intel updates PowerBook with Intel MacBook Pro By Stuart Miles

Apple has today unveiled its new MacBook Pro notebook computer that will replace its PowerBook range of laptops. The new model will feature the new Intel... Read more