Gigabyte has announced that its X99, Z97 and H97 motherboard line-ups will now feature support for the NVMe storage protocol and Intel's recently-announced 750 Series PCIe SSDs. NVMe offers improved performance and lower latencies over the older AHCI protocol, and will allow consumers to take advantage of the full potential of PCIe SSDs.
Amazon and Newegg have updated listings for the Windows and Linux versions of the Intel Compute Stick, an ultra-portable flash drive-sized PC that turns any HDMI-equipped display into a computer. Hit the link for more details.
Intel aims to rid the workplace of wires with Intel Pro WiDi and Wireless Docking technology, part of the technology built into its new vPro Intel Core processors. Wires are a drag on productivity, and Intel believes it can make workplaces more efficient and productive by eliminating the need for cables.
Tech News Intel unveils next-gen computing technology and vPro "Broadwell" mobile processors for workplace of the future
Intel has announced the availability of its fifth-generation Intel Core vPro processor family in Asia Pacific. The new processors will deliver performance and power improvements over previous-generation products and expanded vPro capabilities targeted at helping business users work more productively and collaboratively.
Tech News Intel announces PCIe-based SSD 750 series for PC/workstations and is 4x times faster than SATA SSDs
Intel’s new SSD 750 series is designed for very high throughput performance and low latency thanks to a third generation Intel controller, optimized for the NVMe protocol to take advantage of the ultra fast PCI Express interface. Trust us, you'll want one in your system.
On a muted note, Intel has released the 14nm-based “Braswell” systems on a chip that aim to power entry-level desktops and notebooks. Find out more about these new systems on a chip here.
Intel and Micron have announced a new 3D NAND technology that will enable higher capacity drives in smaller form factors, lower costs and power consumption, and improved performance. Drives based on the new technology will be suited to both mobile consumer devices and demanding enterprise applications.
ASRock has announced the release of the ASRock X99E-ITX/ac motherboard, the world's first mini-ITX motherboard based on the enthusiast-level Intel X99 chipset. Power and performance no longer have to take up a whole lot of space on your desk, and this is good news for small system builders everywhere.
We caught wind of the release of Intel's Core i7-5775C and Core i5-5675C processors based on Intel's 14nm Broadwell microarchitecture, slated for release in the second quarter of this year. Hit the link to find out more!
Intel and Google recently announced that they are working with Tag Heuer to bring a smart watch powered by Android Wear. This could be the first luxury Android Wear device to take on the Apple Watch.