cpu

Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 years

Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 years

Memory sinkhole leaves older chips permanently vulnerable.
Aug 12 2015 4:36PM
Oracle releases 169-fix critical patch update

Oracle releases 169-fix critical patch update

"Flabbergasting" flaw fixed in E-Business Suite.
Jan 22 2015 6:41AM
Defence hunts for a new supercomputer

Defence hunts for a new supercomputer

What would you do with a $2.2 million computing beast?
Jan 22 2013 7:01AM
Intel launches new Itanium enterprise class processor

Intel launches new Itanium enterprise class processor

Big iron time.
Nov 9 2012 7:14AM
US Dept of Energy builds 20-petaflops supercomputer

US Dept of Energy builds 20-petaflops supercomputer

Largest GPU number cruncher in the world.
Oct 31 2012 7:59AM
Review: Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs

Review: Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs

There's a price to be paid for performance.
Aug 8 2011 2:40PM
CES: Intel pits Sandy Bridge against discrete graphics cards

CES: Intel pits Sandy Bridge against discrete graphics cards

Demonstrates hybrid processor in Las Vegas.
Jan 6 2011 1:01PM
Five things your CPU can do when it's idle

Five things your CPU can do when it's idle

Give it up for the grid.
Jun 29 2009 3:25PM
Intel CPU exploit threatens PCs worldwide

Intel CPU exploit threatens PCs worldwide

Researchers at Invisible Things Lab have released information on a security exploit that could compromise PCs that run on Intel processors.
Mar 23 2009 11:10AM
Low-power CPU maker snatched

Low-power CPU maker snatched

Fabless Transmeta, creator of the Crusoe processor, is to be gobbled up by video processor company Novafora, itself a company that 'leads the video processing revolution' (even though it’s something of a silent revolution as no-one seems to know anything about the outfit).
Nov 19 2008 6:45AM
Nvidia enters CPU market with APX 2500

Nvidia enters CPU market with APX 2500

Nvidia has made its first foray into the CPU arena with a system-on-a-chip designed for mobile phones..
Feb 14 2008 11:24AM
Server demand fuels record CPU sales

Server demand fuels record CPU sales

Global PC microprocessor shipments grew 8.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2007 to reach record levels, fuelled primarily by strong demand for servers, according to IDC..
Jan 23 2008 7:16AM
Intel unveils Extreme X7900 mobile CPU

Intel unveils Extreme X7900 mobile CPU

Intel has unveiled its new Core 2 Extreme X7900 mobile processor for notebook PCs at the Games Convention in Leipzig.
Aug 27 2007 1:51PM
Ionic wind dramatically improves CPU cooling

Ionic wind dramatically improves CPU cooling

Scientists have developed a technology based on 'ionic wind engines' that could dramatically improve computer chip cooling.
Aug 15 2007 2:26PM
Intel steps up CPU war with its fastest quad core processor

Intel steps up CPU war with its fastest quad core processor

Intel today expanded its quad-core processor family with the introduction of the Intel Core2 Extreme processor QX6800, running at 2.93GHz.
Apr 16 2007 11:06AM
Microsoft curbs IE7's CPU appetite

Microsoft curbs IE7's CPU appetite

Flaw fixed in phishing filter that turned browser into a processor hog.
Feb 2 2007 9:49AM
Intel pushes for 80-core CPU by 2010

Intel pushes for 80-core CPU by 2010

Faster servers needed to power 'mega data centres'.
Sep 28 2006 10:22AM
Hallmark claims BTX first

Hallmark claims BTX first

Hallmark Computer International claimed it was the first supplier to start shipping a computer that uses Intel’s latest Balanced Technology Extended (BTX) design concept.
Feb 17 2005 3:01PM

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