Asus Readying Two New Intel-based Chromebooks for June
May 7, 2014 - in News
Asus just launched two new Chromebooks.
Intel to Shut Down AppUp Store Meant for Netbooks, Ultrabooks
Jan 30, 2014 - in News
Intel is shutting down its app store.
Google Introduces Haswell Chromebooks
Sep 12, 2013 - in News
Google's next line of Chromebooks will run on Intel's fourth generation Core i-series of CPUs.
Ultrabook: Behind How Intel is Remaking Mobile Computing
Aug 1, 2013 - in Reviews
We recently had the opportunity to sit down with some of Intel's high-level execs responsible for the Ultrabook initiative to talk about its inception, to track its progress over a few generations, and to get an idea of where Ultrabooks are going.
Intel Teases 9.5-Hour Battery Life From Haswell-Based Core i7
Jun 3, 2013 - in News
In anticipation of Computex 2013, Intel is teasing a video of a prototype Haswell-based notebook with a Core i7 CPU inside. The time-lapse test runs for 9.5 hours, outlasting even the most power-friendly Atom Z2760 tablets we've benchmarked.
MSI Refreshes GT70, GT60 With Haswell, GeForce 700M
Jun 3, 2013 - in News
MSI has introduced four new GT and GE notebook models based on Intel's fourth-generation "Haswell" processors.
Razer's "Dime" Tease is World's Thinnest Gaming Laptop
Jun 1, 2013 - in News
It's the world's thinnest gaming laptop, says Razer.
Intel Confirms Upcoming $200 Android Notebooks
Apr 27, 2013 - in News
Yep, Atom-based Android notebooks are on the way.
Is Intel Pushing Android-based Notebook Hybrids?
Apr 21, 2013 - in News
Intel's recent talk about Bay Trail and low price points seemingly backs up talk about Android hybrid notebooks.
Touchscreen Notebooks Could See Up to 25% Price Drop
Apr 15, 2013 - in News
According to DigiTimes, notebooks equipped with touchscreens will be reduced by 20 to 25 percent in Taiwan.
Obama Applauds Apple, Intel For U.S. Manufacturing Jobs
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
President stresses importance of creating jobs within America.
Mobile Haswell Celeron CPU's arriving Q4 2013
Jan 29, 2013 - in News
While we can already expect mobile Haswell chips around Q2 2013, more information has been released regarding the cheaper Celeron CPUs.
Intel Preps New Ultrabook Processor i7-3537U
Jan 9, 2013 - in News
Product pages for the HP SpectreXT TouchSmart and the Dell XPS 14 leaked a previously unknown low power processor that Intel is apparently preparing for launch in the second quarter.
Intel to Launch 10W and 13W Ivy Bridge CPUs in 2013
Dec 5, 2012 - in News
Prior to releasing Haswell processors in 2013, Intel will be introducing five significant Ivy Bridge processors for notebooks.
Report: Apple Considering Switch Away from Intel CPUs
Nov 6, 2012 - in News
Will Apple design its own chips for its Mac computers?
Intel Ultrabook 'Bounces' Ball Using Accerlerometer
Oct 22, 2012 - in News
Imagine yourself playing a game on a notebook but without the keyboard. How could you take advantage of gadgets such as an accelerometer and a gyroscope? Here is one idea.
Apple Considering Moving Macs Away From Intel Chips
Oct 4, 2012 - in News
Chips from chief rival AMD supposedly the option Apple may switch to.
Research Firm Thrashes Ultrabook Prices and Marketing
Oct 1, 2012 - in News
The Ultrabook is praised as the savior for the PC industry in 2012, and is the flagship product for the launch of Windows 8.
Intel May Purchase Stake in Sharp for IGZO Laptop Displays
Sep 23, 2012 - in News
Intel may buy a stake in Sharp to use the company's IGZO displays in Ultrabooks.
Toshiba Satellite U925T is First NFC-Enabled Ultrabook
Sep 14, 2012 - in News
Intel says Toshiba's hybrid Ultrabook will be the first of its kind to sport NFC technology.
McAfee Intros Anti-Theft Protection for Ultrabooks
Sep 12, 2012 - in News
Intel-based Ultrabooks are now shipping with a special version of McAfee Anti-Theft which takes advantage of Intel's baked in Anti-Theft Technology.
Intel Demonstrates Haswell Processors at IDF
Sep 12, 2012 - in News
Intel formally demonstrated the first Haswell processors at IDF.
Intel Teams with Nuance To Bring Voice Search to Ultrabooks
Sep 11, 2012 - in News
The same tech behind Apple's Siri will be used on Ultrabooks starting with Dell's XPS13.
Wireless Charging Coming to Intel Ultrabooks, Phones
Aug 10, 2012 - in News
Intel-based Ultrabooks and smartphones may get support for wireless charging.
Intel Developing New SSD Specification for Ultrabooks
Aug 3, 2012 - in News
Intel is pushing for a new mSATA SSD standard for Ultrabooks called NGFF.
Eurocom Racer 2.0 Review: Intel's Ivy Bridge Meets Nvidia's Kepler
Jul 31, 2012 - in Reviews
Are you tired of gaming notebooks that have to be tethered to a power outlet? We test Eurocom’s Racer 2.0 to see if its combination of a 22 nm Intel-based CPU and 28 nm graphics processor from Nvidia can help enable playable performance on the road.
Gartner: Ultrabooks to Take Off in 2013, Sort of
Jul 19, 2012 - in News
There is a clear interest in ultra-compact notebooks and their level of success these days.
IDC: Only 500K Ultrabooks Sold So Far
Jul 15, 2012 - in News
Sales don't quite match the marketing yet.
Second-Generation Ultrabooks: Faster And Cheaper With Ivy Bridge
Jun 26, 2012 - in Reviews
What can you expect from a 17 W processor after benchmarking its 77 W big brother? We get our hands on a reference-class Ivy Bridge-based Ultrabook and quantify how a hard thermal ceiling affects x86, gaming, transcoding, and Blu-ray playback workloads.
Intel Discontinues Four Mobile Sandy Bridge CPUs
Jun 21, 2012 - in News
As Intel is moving to Ivy Bridge, the company is making some room and phasing out Sandy Bridge chips.