Intel

  • Notion Ink launches Intelpowered hybrid tablet in India at Rs 19,990; features 10.1inch display, Windows 8.1 September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Betting big on growing popularity of 2in1s, devices maker Notion Ink is making a comeback in the Indian market with 'Cain', developed in partnership with Intel, priced at Rs 19,990. The Windowsbased 2in1, which works both as a PC and a tablet, will be available exclusively on eCommerce website...
  • Metis launches Intelpowered Eddy tablet for kids at Rs 9,999 September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Metis Learning has partnered with chip maker Intel to launch an educational tablet 'Eddy', aimed at children aged from 210 years. The tablet, priced at Rs 9,999 will be available exclusively on eCommerce firm Amazon's India website for about a month, after which it will be available across...
  • Intel, Fossil join hands to develop wearable devices September 6, 2014

    San Francisco: Chipmaker Intel Corp said it would work with watches and fashion accessory retailer Fossil Group to develop wearable computing devices. The collaboration comes as Intel tries to expand beyond the personal computer industry into new markets, including tablets and a growing wave of "smart" watches and other Internetconnected garments. As...
  • Flipkart's five new Digiflip Pro tablets arrive with Intel inside; prices start at Rs 5,999 August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Flipkart is fast expanding its inhouse tablet lineup with the announcement of five new Digiflip Pro tablets powered by Intel processors. Flipkart had launched its first tablet the Digiflip Pro XT 712 running on a MediaTek processor in June this year. Flipkart's five new tablets come in...
  • Despite warnings, most computers still vulnerable to hackers of startup codes August 2, 2014

    San Francisco: A multiyear effort to prevent hackers from altering computers while they boot up has largely failed because of lax application of preventive steps, researchers say, despite disclosures that flaws are being exploited. In the latest sign that the problem persists, researchers at the federally funded MITRE lab said this...
  • Intel to make audiovisual gear chips for Panasonic under contract July 8, 2014

    San Francisco: Intel Corp said on Monday it would make chips for Panasonic for the audio and visualequipment markets, the latest expansion of Intel's contract manufacturing business in the face of slow personal computer sales. With Intel far behind rivals in making chips for smartphones and tablets, the US chipmaker has...
  • Intel working on models in security and surveillance field June 28, 2014

    Coimbatore: Intel, a world leader in computing innovation, is working on designing various models in the field of security and surveillance across the country and is in dialogue with some state governments, a top company official said on Thursday. Since security is becoming a major concern in every field, be...
  • Intel launches Pocket Avatars messaging app that caricatures a sender's expressions June 20, 2014

    San Francisco: Intel is getting into voice instant messaging with a smartphone app that uses facial tracking technology to caricature a sender's expressions. Pocket Avatars was launched on Thursday by Mike Bell, an Intel senior executive whose job is to make sure the world's largest semiconductor maker is at the front...
  • Intel showcases a notouch lifestyle with gesturecontrolled technology June 6, 2014

    Taipei: US computer chip giant Intel said its gesturecontrolled technology could soon become part of everyday life as it showed its vision of a notouch lifestyle in Taiwan Thursday. Its stand at Computex, Asia's largest technology trade show, recreates a living space centred around a kitchen, illustrating how sticky fingers on...
  • New Intelbased tablets to hit store shelves in June May 30, 2014

    San Francisco: New Intelbased tablets from major brands will start hitting store shelves in June, and senior executives at the chipmaker hope the offerings will move it closer to an aggressive sales goal. Far behind rival Qualcomm in mobile devices, the upcoming tablets are the result of Intel Corp's strategy to...
  • Intel making 3Dprinted robots; to hit the market later this year May 29, 2014

    Rancho Palos Verde: Intel Corp introduced a walking, talking robot on Wednesday made from 3Dprinted parts that will be available to consumers later this year, if they are willing to assemble it with a kit that costs around $1,600. The company's Chief Executive Brian Krzanich was accompanied by "Jimmy" on stage...
  • Intel to make chips for inexpensive tablets running Google's Android May 28, 2014

    San Francisco: Intel Corp said it reached an agreement with Chinese mobile chipmaker Rockchip to make chips for inexpensive tablets running Google Inc's Android platform. The deal teams Intel up with a chipmaker specialising in lowend mobile devices that often cost less than $100 and are popular in China and other...
  • Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe to pay $325 million to settle hiring lawsuit May 24, 2014

    Toronto: Four major Silicon Valley companies have formally agreed to pay $324.5 million to settle claims brought by employees who accused them of limiting competition by colluding not to poach each other's talent. The settlement, between Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe Systems and roughly 64,000 workers, was disclosed in papers filed late...
  • Intel CEO looks to amateur inventors for wearable innovations May 18, 2014

    San Mateo: Intel Corp's Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich mingled with electronics buffs at Silicon Valley's annual maker mecca on Saturday as the chipmaker looks to amateur inventors to inspire a new wave of smart clothing. With sales of smartphones losing steam, technology companies including Intel believe that wearable computing devices...
  • Intel to soon launch subRs10,000 tablets in India May 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Intel will focus on tablets and 2in1 tabletcumlaptops to grow in the country, a top official of the company said today. "There are over 20 crore middleclass potential customers here alone for different screen sizes across different price points. We are seeing a lot of traction in the 79...
  • Google, Apple, Intel, Adobe agree to settle lawsuit alleging hiring conspiracy April 25, 2014

    San Jose: Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down salaries in Silicon Valley, just weeks before a high profile trial had been scheduled to begin. The settlement was disclosed in a court filing on Thursday, which did...
  • Intel buys fitness tracker maker Basis March 26, 2014

    New York: Chipmaker Intel has bought Basis Science, the startup behind the popular fitness tracker by the same name, for an undisclosed sum. The deal, announced Tuesday by Santa Clara, California-based Intel Corp., comes as the still-nascent market for wearable gadgets is heating up. So far, a lot of these gadgets...
  • Intel to cut more than 5,000 jobs in 2014 January 18, 2014

    San Francisco: Intel plans to trim more than 5,000 jobs from its workforce this year in an effort to boost its earnings amid waning demand for its personal computer chips. The Santa Clara, California, company confirmed the job cuts Friday, the day after Intel Corp. reported its profit and revenue had...
  • Wearable gadgets: Intel shows off smart earbuds, headset; expands beyond PCs January 7, 2014

    Las Vegas: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich showed off wearable computing devices including earbuds that monitor your heart rate and a smart headset as the world's largest chipmaker tries to get back on track after missing out on smartphones. With PC sales falling and smartphone growth tapering off, Intel and other technology...
  • Live blog: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich's keynote at CES 2014 February 21, 2014

    Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will lay out the company's 2014 product plans and strategy during a CES keynote, beginning at 6:30 PM PT on Monday, January 6 (January 7, 2014 7:45 AM IST). Live updates. ...
  • Hybrid devices to dominate 2014: Intel December 19, 2013

    New Delhi: 2in1 devices, which work as both a PC and tablet, are expected to find more consumer preference in 2014 as prices fall and more people opt for them. "In 2013, we saw a lot of OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) coming out with 2in1 devices, which could be used...
  • Intel plans to sell its yettobelaunched Internet TV service for $500 million: Report November 26, 2013

    San Francisco: Intel Corp is trying to sell its yettolaunch Internet television service for $500 million and wants to complete a deal by yearend, Bloomberg reported on Monday. Verizon Communications, one of the suitors, has spoken with content providers about a streaming television service, Bloomberg also said, citing unnamed sources. Intel declined...
  • Intel's Haswell chip review: Easily handles the rigours of the most demanding PC games November 20, 2013

    Atlanta: PC gaming has been a withering entity lately. Consoles rule, and game makers primarily target Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox as the game systems of choice. That hasn't stopped PC gaming specialists from trying their best, though. Despite the dwindling number of quality PC game titles, the machines themselves...
  • Not only smartphones, Samsung aims to bring its Tizen OS to your car, fridge, TV November 12, 2013

    Seoul: Most mobile phone users have never heard of Tizen. Neither have car owners or anyone with a fridge. Samsung Electronics Co. wants to change that. The South Korean electronics giant is in a quiet push to make its Tizen operating system a part of the technology lexicon as familiar as...
  • Intel looking to exit Internet TV project, in talks with Verizon: Report October 31, 2013

    New York: Chipmaker Intel Corp is having second thoughts about its nascent television service and is in talks with Verizon Communications Inc to take over the business, according to a report on tech website All Things D, citing people familiar with the matter. While discussions were in the advanced stages, it...
  • BlackBerry shares up on interest from strategic buyers like Google, Cisco October 8, 2013

    Toronto: Shares of BlackBerry Ltd rose 4 per cent on Monday, following news of potential interest from strategic buyers in the embattled smartphone company and an analyst upgrade on the company's stock. Shares in the company rose to $8 in morning trading on the Nasdaq, after a Reuters report late on...
  • Apple updates iMac with Intel processors September 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Apple Inc said it updated the iMac with fourth generation Intel Corp processors, better graphics, next generation WiFi and faster flash storage options. The entrylevel 21.5inch iMac features a 2.7 GHz quadcore Intel Core i5 processor and new Iris Pro graphics. The highend 21.5inch model and both 27inch models...
  • Intel Haswell battery battle: Apple MacBook Air vs Dell XPS 12 vs Sony Vaio Pro 13 vs Acer Aspire S7 August 23, 2013

    New York: Just in time for the back-to-school season in the US, new laptops with extended battery life are hitting store shelves. What these laptops have in common are microprocessors that belong to a new family of Intel chips called Haswell. The chips consume less power than previous generations and promise...