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Intel Files Suit Against Nvidia over Chipset License, Nvidia Accuses Intel of Stifling Innovation

By Chris Faylor, Feb 18, 2009 8:58am PST

Computer hardware maker Intel has filed a lawsuit against graphics technology manufacturer Nvidia, claiming that Nvidia does not have the license...


"This has more to do with all the rumblings and rumors of Nvidia trying to get their own x86 chip ..."

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New Intel Chip Threatens Video Card Obsolesence with Discrete Graphics Processor

By Aaron Linde, Aug 04, 2008 1:28pm PDT

A new chip unveiled by hardware maker Intel is hoping to take graphics processing back to the x86 instruction set while still offering DirectX and...


"Remains to be seen, but Larrabee is first promising step towards that from Intel."

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Expect Ray Traced Games in 2-3 Years, Says Intel

By Chris Faylor, Jul 31, 2008 7:49am PDT

Games using hardware-intensive ray tracing technology could appear in the next two to three years, according to PC component maker Intel. "I...


"Actually, Doom 3 was beaten out the gate by Far Cry, which was able to have higher resolution ..."

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AMD, Intel Team to Improve Game Physics

By Chris Faylor, Jun 12, 2008 7:29am PDT

Hardware maker AMD and physics technology provider Havok, a subsidiary of AMD competitor Intel, have begun working together to optimize the...


"Powerhouse AGEIA? seriously? maybe if they had 50 million units sold in a year with products ..."

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Intel Price Cuts

By Steve Gibson, Apr 24, 2007 10:05am PDT

The major Intel CPU price cuts are in and if you've been waiting around for that CPU upgrade it's about as good of a time as any. Cuts by as much...


"Wow, a Quad Core is now fairly affordable. By this time next year they'll probably be around ..."

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More AMD vs Intel

By Steve Gibson, Jan 02, 2007 9:43am PST

Some of you may remember AMD took Intel to court for being a mean monopoly a while back. Well it looks like a court has now ordered Intel to...


"So what if they can win some battles in court? They are losing the war! Core duo 2 is kicking ..."

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The Source Engine & Multi-Core

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 02, 2006 7:16am PST

Related to the news below is this bit-tech.net article about the Source Engine's support for multicore CPUs. Valve's Gabe Newell, Tom Leonard,...


"It'd be cool if you could write your physics in an API, and it's engine would scale up or down ..."

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Intel Quadcore Reviews

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 02, 2006 7:12am PST

Got quadcore? Intel does, with the release of the Intel Core 2 Extreme QX6700 CPU. Reviews can be found at HardOCP, Tech Report, AnandTech, PC...


Intel Core 2 CPUs Tested

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 14, 2006 3:40am PDT

The usual suspects like Tech Report, HardOCP and AnandTech have gotten their hands on Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Extreme chips, the new Intel CPUs based...


"could you tell me ..wt is the diffrence between core 2 dua....&.....dual core... i want to ..."

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Core 2 Duo Benchmarking

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 07, 2006 8:38am PDT

AnandTech's Computex coverage includes this Core 2 Duo (Conroe) benchmarking article, where they independently assembled a machine for testing....


"It's sounding like I will probably be upgrading to a conroe chip later this year or early next ..."

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Intel Core Info

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 07, 2006 1:42pm PST

Tech Report has a story up with details on Core, the new processor microarchitecture that Intel will be using for server, desktops, and mobile...


"That person is being an idiot and pointing out the version of the bios framework from Award, not ..."

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Intel Inside On The Out

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 30, 2005 8:15am PST

After many years Intel is set to replace its Intel Inside slogan, switching over to the goofy "Leap ahead" as the company starts a rebranding...


"hmm, no, not really, the current 65nm shrinks seem to be the end of the line."

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Intel Overclocking Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 25, 2005 10:35am PDT

New at Anand Tech today is this article taking a look at overclocking Intel's upcoming Pentium and Pentium D processors, which are being...


"Actually...engineering 65 nm pooping is very hard. There are challenges on both the ..."

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Intel Forum Wrap

By Steve Gibson, Aug 31, 2005 9:12am PDT

Tech-Report is wrapping up some details from the most recent Intel Developer Forum which always gives a good idea of where Intel is heading with...


The Next Intel Architecture

By Steve Gibson, Aug 23, 2005 11:12am PDT

Tech-Report has compiled up quite a few details on the next generation of Intel CPU architecture burning up a wallet near you in the coming years.


"um, think carefully about that. shared L2 cache means lower overheads moving a process from ..."

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