Tagged with: Intel

Intel Brings 10 Gbps Thunderbolt Networking to Windows

Intel Brings 10 Gbps Thunderbolt Networking to Windows

If standard gigabit Ethernet isn't cutting it for you, Intel will soon give you another option: this week at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in Las Vegas, the company announced a new feature called "Thunderbolt Networking" that will soon be available to all PCs with Thunderbolt 2 controllers. The ...

Intel Upgrades ‘Edison’ Computer, Making it Usable in More Devices

Intel Upgrades ‘Edison’ Computer, Making it Usable in More Devices

Intel is making improvements to its smallest computer, called Edison, which is targeted at wearable devices and was introduced in January. Intel's original Edison computer -- which is the size of an SD card -- had limited capabilities, which made it useful for a few wearable devices. The upgrade will make Edison usable in ...

Intel Acquires Fitness-Tracking Company Basis for $100+ Million

Intel Acquires Fitness-Tracking Company Basis for $100+ Million

Intel has won the Basis auction, we’re hearing, at a price of around $100 million, according to one source. A second source pegs the deal at closer to $150 million. Basis makes wristwatch health trackers, capturing 7 percent of the market versus competitor Jawbone’s 21 percent. As Intel was all about the wearables this ...

Intel’s Upcoming Voice Recognition Will Put Siri to Shame

Intel’s Upcoming Voice Recognition Will Put Siri to Shame

There’s a problem with today’s voice recognition systems: They’re just too slow. Anyone who has waited in frustration while Siri or Google’s Voice Search “thinks” about even the simplest commands knows what I’m talking about. The problem isn’t voice recognition software per se, which is more accurate than ...

Verizon is Buying Intel’s Cloud TV Products and Services

Verizon is Buying Intel’s Cloud TV Products and Services

Almost one year after Intel first confirmed it was building an Internet TV service featuring a camera-sporting set-top box, telecommunications giant Verizon has confirmed it has purchased the assets of Intel Media, the business division responsible for developing Cloud TV products and services. Verizon says that the deal ...

Intel to Showcase ‘Internet of Things’ and ‘Big Data’ at National Retail Federation

Intel to Showcase ‘Internet of Things’ and ‘Big Data’ at National Retail Federation

Intel on Monday and Tuesday will have a big presence at the annual NRF (National Retail Federation) show at the Javits Center, where it will showcase several highly-visual, interactive technologies, all of which bring to life the Internet of Things and Big Data as major trends driving the retail industry’s continuing ...

Intel’s ‘Edison’ is a Computer the Size of an SD Card

Intel’s ‘Edison’ is a Computer the Size of an SD Card

Intel built a processor for wearable computing, and now it has a tiny computer where that processor can live. At CES 2014, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich announced Edison, "a full Pentium-class PC" that's the size and shape of the SD card you might otherwise put in your camera. It's powered by a dual-core Quark SOC, runs Linux, ...

Intel’s Procesors Will Power PCs Running Both Android and Windows

Intel’s Procesors Will Power PCs Running Both Android and Windows

It barely got a mention at Intel's CES 2014 press conference on Monday evening, but Dual OS is real. The company confirmed that Intel processors will power computers that can switch between Windows and Android with the press of a button, just like the Asus Transformer Book Duet we tried earlier. Intel demonstrated the ...

Back at the Big Show: My Second Year at CES

Back at the Big Show: My Second Year at CES

The craziness and awesomeness of CES is in full swing once again, and we’re smack in the middle of it. I’m literally in the middle of it, as I’m writing this from the booth in North Hall from where our Silver Tours are launching. These tours show off the best of the best that CES has to offer. I got to see (most ...

Intel Unveils a Smart Onesie: Baby Monitor of the Future

Intel Unveils a Smart Onesie: Baby Monitor of the Future

The most crowded area of Intel's CES booth? Not the phone section, not tablets, not even two-in-ones. Nope, everyone's huddled around a desk with coffee mugs. That, and a plastic baby doll lying face-up in a carrier. Just like Intel CEO Brian Krzanich hinted, the company is going all-in on wearables this year. Except the ...