AMD Will Build Epyc Servers for Baidu, China’s Largest Search Engine

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Intel has signed a deal with another major hyperscale data center. Baidu may not be a familiar name in the US, but it’s the largest search engine by far in China.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260675-amd-wins-major-contract-provide-epyc-servers-chinas-largest-search-engine-baidu?source=Computing

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Intel Reportedly Cutting ‘Intel Inside’ Spending, Could Drive Higher PC Prices

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A new report suggests Intel will sharply reduce its advertising cost-matching as it pivots to new markets like the Internet of Things, data centers, and cloud services.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260366-intel-reportedly-cutting-intel-inside-spending-40-60-drive-higher-pc-prices?source=Computing

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Intel Patches Major Flaws in the Intel Management Engine

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Intel has released a new set of updates for the Intel Management Engine. There are multiple significant security vulnerabilities in the engine that this should address, once OEMs make fixes available.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259426-intel-patches-major-flaws-intel-management-engine?source=Computing

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Samsung’s Z-SSD Uses New NAND Design, Threatens Intel’s Optane

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Samsung is firing back at Intel with a potent new SSD, but will it stand toe-to-toe with Intel’s newer 3D XPoint technology?

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259295-samsungs-z-ssd-uses-new-nand-design-threatens-intels-optane?source=Computing

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Intel Will Bring Additional Facilities Online to Improve Coffee Lake Shipments

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Intel is bringing new facilities online to improve Coffee Lake CPU production and bring prices down. While it’s nothing compared with GPUs, the 8th Gen chips are a bit overheated.

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Micron Launches New NAND-based DIMMs, Intel Announces Optane DIMMs

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Intel and Micron both made significant announcements this week about the future of non-volatile RAM and future Optane (3D XPoint) products.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259155-micron-launches-new-nand-based-dimms-intel-announces-optane-dimms?source=Computing

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Early Qualcomm Server CPU Benchmarks Could Mean Big Trouble for Intel

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Qualcomm’s new Centriq servers are proving to be powerful solutions. Intel ought to be looking over its shoulder, at least a little.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259036-early-qualcomm-server-cpu-benchmarks-mean-big-trouble-intel?source=Computing

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Intel Kills Knights Hill, Will Launch Xeon Phi Architecture for Exascale Computing

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Intel has canceled its upcoming 10nm Knights Hill Xeon Phi solution without announcing a replacement.

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Intel Teams Up With AMD to Build Radeon Graphics on Core Chips

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AMD and Intel agree to team up, build Intel CPUs with AMD integrated graphics on-board.

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Intel May Deploy AVX-512 in Upcoming 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs

Intel is bringing its AVX-512 instruction set to desktop CPUs with its upcoming Cannon Lake CPUs, but AVX-512 is a good deal more complex than previous SIMD sets, and its capabilities are distributed across a wider range of products.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/257730-intel-may-deploy-avx-512-upcoming-10nm-cannon-lake-cpus?source=Computing

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Microsoft Introduces Surface Book 2 With GTX 1050, 1060 Options

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Microsoft has introduced a new version of its Surface Book 2, with more powerful GPUs and new Intel processors.

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Intel Will No Longer Provide Per-Core Turbo Frequencies, Making Motherboard Tuning Impossible

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Intel has announced it’ll no longer disclose specific core boost frequencies beyond its maximum single-threaded and base clock speeds. Here’s why that’s problematic.

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Intel Core i7-8700K Review: A 6-Core Chip That Punches Far Above Its Weight

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Intel unveils its new Coffee Lake line of desktop CPU cores and its first mainstream desktop response to AMD’s Ryzen architecture since that platform launched in March. We put the Core i7-8700K to the test.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/257006-intels-core-i7-8700k-reviewed-six-core-chip-punches-far-weight-class?source=Computing

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Intel, Not Nvidia, Will Power Tesla’s Infotainment Systems

Intel is muscling into Nvidia’s turf when it comes to vehicle partnerships. For now, Intel is only providing infotainment systems, but that’s not the end of Intel’s ambitions.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256538-intel-not-nvidia-will-power-teslas-infotainment-systems?source=Computing

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Intel Unveils Neuromorphic, Self-Learning Chip Codenamed Loihi

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Intel has unveiled a new, specialized compute core designed for AI, deep learning, and neural networks. Meet Loihi.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256467-intel-unveils-new-neuromorphic-self-learning-chip-codenamed-loihi?source=Computing

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Intel, Waymo Are Working on Self-Driving Cars

Intel and Waymo have been working on self-driving car technology in secret for nearly a decade. Now that the technology is moving towards being available in consumer products, the two companies are going public with their own work.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/256093-intel-waymo-collaborating-self-driving-cars-since-2009?source=Computing

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Send money: iPhone and iPads set to update as Apple iOS11 goes live

Cupertino officially releases the Apple iOS11 update for iPhones and iPads, Intel has its sights set on driverless car tech, Amazon adds Alexa to their top Fire tablet.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/19/send-money-iphone-and-ipads-set-to-update-as-apple-ios11-goes-live.html

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Intel Coffee Lake Benchmarks Leak, Launch Rumored for October 5

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New benchmark results for the Core i7-8700K have leaked, suggesting Intel gets some significant uplift from its higher core counts.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/255411-intel-coffee-lake-benchmarks-leak-launch-rumored-october-5?source=Computing

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Report: AMD Stealing Significant Market Share, Revenue from Intel

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AMD’s new Ryzen CPUs have lit up the sales charts against Intel, driving significantly higher CPU revenue for the smaller company.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/255122-european-retailer-shows-amd-stealing-significant-market-share-revenue-intel?source=Computing

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Intel’s Kaby Lake NUCs Now Offer Optane Memory

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Intel has added Optane options to its latest NUC lineup, with multiple systems now shipping with a 16GB Optane cache drive.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/254974-intels-kaby-lake-nucs-now-offer-optane-memory?source=Computing

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