Intel

  • Intel release Neural Compute Stick 2, up to 8x the performance

    Back in April of2015, Intel released their first Compute Stick. What is essentially a computerin a USB drive, Intel has now released the Neural Compute Stick 2, designed totake on your latest AI and IoT challenges at the edge. The hardware development platform, allows developers to prototype, tune, and...
  • Intel’s new Core i9 chips enable gaming, streaming and capturing simultaneously

    Intel have announced the world’s best gaming processor, the 9th generation Core i9-9900K. It’s designed with one single focus, be bloody fast! If you’re in the market for a new processor, you should consider this before making your decision as preorders for the new processor begin today. The new processor...
  • Intel puts up $310,000 in prize money for IEM Sydney 2018

    If you don’t think eSports is hitting prime time, think again. Intel is teaming up with Electronic Sports League (ESL) who organise eSports competitions worldwide. The 2018 edition of the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM), will return to Sydney, Australia on 4-6 May. IEM Sydney made a smashing, sold-out debut in...
  • Intel responds to ‘inaccurate media reports’ on security issue

    In the last week, there’s been news spreading across the industry about a hardware-level security issue with Intel processors. The fix for the CPU security flaw, was supposedly going to reduce the speed of your processor (and therefore your PC) anywhere between 5 and 30 percent. Intel says this...
  • Carbon nanotubes will power the next generation of CPUs

    Researchers out of Stanford have taken the next step towards the future computing. For many years, we’ve seen the development of CPUs continue to smash theoretical barriers and continue to follow Moore’s law. In 1989 chips were using 800nm, by 2006 that shrunk to 65nm and Intel will ship...
  • Intel HD 5000 driver issues with Windows 8.1 [Updated]

    It seems the folks at Intel have some work to do with their latest on-board graphics drivers. With the 4th generation Intel processor, also came update HD 5000 graphics. It turns out they don’t work so well under Windows 8.1. Now before you jump to point out that this...
  • Painting buildings in light. Electric Canvas team up with Intel

    With the help of technology, a seemingly dull building can be brought to life with light. The video below is actually an advertisement from Intel, but given its a brilliant use of technology, it seemed appropriate. Electric Canvas is a company that creates art buy using an array of...
  • Vidblaster 1.22 has lots of goodies

    Vidblaster is the free software-based live video streaming solution created by Mike Versteeg in the Netherlands. The product continues to improve in every release and has done a great job at listening to the community. The latest update to Vidblaster is version 1.22 and comes with plenty of goodies.....
  • Intel want to send you to space, 2010 chip line-up are fast

    In an effort to promote their new 2010 line-up of Core i5 and Core i7 chips, Intel are running a competition that could see you sent to space. Well technically not space, it’s as close to space that the public can get. Flying in a Russian MIG-31 Fighter Jet...