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April 17, 2019
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Following Apple’s deal with Qualcomm, Intel says it is exiting the 5G smartphone modem business

Just hours after Apple’s settlement with Qualcomm, Intel has announced that it is exiting the 5G smartphone modem business. In a press release, the company says that it will instead focus on 5G network infrastructure. more… The post Following Apple’s … Continue reading

February 23, 2019
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Intel says its 5G modems won’t be ready until 2020, aligning with Apple’s rumored 5G iPhone roadmap

Several reports have suggested that the iPhone won’t feature support for true 5G until 2020, and now Intel itself has addressed those concerns. As reported by Reuters, Intel executives have said they don’t expect 5G modem chips to be ready … Continue reading

February 1, 2019
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Review: Thunderbolt 3 Akitio Node Lite & Intel Optane 905P SSD delivers sustained blistering speed

There isn’t much in the way of storage that can touch the maximum speed that Thunderbolt 3 can deliver and keep pushing the data at that speed, but the Akitio Node Lite with Intel Optane SSD and Thunderbolt 3 comes … Continue reading

January 26, 2019
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Apple’s Johny Srouji supposedly not considering Intel CEO position

A report in January pegged Apple SVP of hardware technologies Johny Srouji as a potential candidate to become Intel’s next CEO, but a new rumor claims the executive recently informed staff that he is not leaving the Cupertino tech giant. … Continue reading

November 7, 2018
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Qualcomm must license modem tech to rivals like Intel, court rules

Denying a motion to delay court proceedings while settlement talks are ongoing, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh on Tuesday issued a preliminary ruling against Qualcomm in the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust lawsuit. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

August 16, 2018
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ARM-powered Mac idea boosted by firm claiming its chips can out-perform Intel

It’s long been rumored that Apple is working on Macs powered by custom-designed ARM CPUs, moving away from Intel ones. Here at 9to5Mac we’ve long argued that it’s a question of when and not if, with one report even suggesting that … Continue reading

May 22, 2018
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Intel & Microsoft disclose another Meltdown & Spectre flaw, categorized as ‘medium risk’

Google’s Project Zero and Microsoft today disclosed the latest variant of the Spectre and Meltdown security flaws that were originally revealed in January. Intel is referring to this one as “Variant 4,” and it uses some of the same security vulnerabilities … Continue reading

April 7, 2018
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This week on AI: No Mac Pro until 2019, Apple to ditch Intel CPUs, 2018 iPad reviewed & more

News on future products kicked back into fifth gear, with word that a modular Mac Pro won’t arrive until 2019, and that Apple may ditch Intel processors in 2020. We also reviewed the 2018 "budget" iPad, and caught a glimpse … Continue reading

April 2, 2018
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Apple planning to ditch Intel chips in Macs for its own custom silicon in 2020

Apple is expected to ditch Intel’s x86 architecture using its own chips in the Mac as soon as 2020, with the fruits of project "Kalamata" similar to a move that it has pulled twice before. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

March 10, 2018
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Intel reportedly poised to make defensive Broadcom bid amidst chip industry tumult

In mulling its options over Broadcom’s attempt to takeover embattled chip maker Qualcomm, Intel is reportedly considering an acquisition of Broadcom itself, a move designed to thwart the creation of a major industry competitor. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

June 14, 2017
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Watch: 2017 12″ MacBook with Intel Kaby Lake vs. 2015 version

As part of last week’s MacBook refresh, Apple released an upgraded version of the 12-inch MacBook with Retina display, incorporating Intel’s latest Kaby Lake processors, faster SSDs and minor aesthetic improvements. AppleInsider pits the new version against its 2015 predecessor … Continue reading

February 22, 2017
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Apple could ditch Qualcomm for new Gbps Intel XMM 7650 modem in iPhone 8

Earlier today Intel announced a new XMM 7650 Baseband Processor modem today to take on Qualcomm’s X16. Unlike previous Intel modems, the new product supports CDMA in addition to LTE, as well as high speed LTE Category 16, enabling gigabit … Continue reading

January 3, 2017
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Intel launches new Kaby Lake chips suited for Apple’s MacBook Pro, iMac

Intel has rounded off its Kaby Lake processor line with new quad- and dual-core high-performance chips for mobile and desktop, with some of the new offerings suitable for a future iMac and Mac Pro refresh, though it’s unlikely the just-refreshed … Continue reading