Tech companies pledge big at Global Citizen Festival

The Global Citizen Festival over the weekend drew big commitments from tech companies to improve the lives of people in Africa.

Sep 26, 2018

Apple accused of stealing secrets to help Intel

Qualcomm claims Apple stole its chip-making secrets and gave them to Intel, paving the way for Apple to switch to Intel's improved semiconductors.

Jul 31, 2018

Intel helps bring Smithsonian artwork to global audience

The exhibition "No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man" is now available in virtual reality powered by Intel technology.

Jun 26, 2018

US chip stocks sink following trade measures announcement

Intel, Micron Technology and Nvidia each fell at least 4% in afternoon trade, pushing the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index down 3.7%.

Jun 21, 2018

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigns

Intel's CEO has resigned after a probe found his consensual relationship with an employee violated company policy.

Jun 1, 2018

Acer extends smart school programme to SA

The initiative is for schools that have embraced Acer technology and encourage digital transformation in the classroom.


Beware of 'blinded random block corruption' attacks

Very few systems offer memory encryption, which makes them vulnerable to attack, says Intel's Rodrigo Branco

May 22, 2018

Microsoft, Google find fresh flaw in chips

The newest chip problem, known as Speculative Store Bypass, is said to come from the same family as the original flaws.

May 10, 2018

Airbus, Uber, MS join new US drone programme

The US Transportation Department introduces a drone project to assess how to regulate drones and integrate them safely into US air space.

Apr 3, 2018

Apple plans to replace Intel chips in Macs

The company wants to use its own chips in Mac computers, as part of a bigger strategy to make its family of devices work seamlessly together.

Mar 14, 2018

Renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking dies at 76

The theoretical cosmologist professor, who made huge advances in science and prophesised about the future of technology, died peacefully this morning.

Feb 23, 2018

Intel kept US govt in dark about chip flaws

US government officials say the chipmaker only alerted them to the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws once they leaked to the public, six months later.

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