Intel Disclosed Spectre, Meltdown to Chinese Companies Before US Government

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Intel’s Spectre and Meltdown notification process and the rollout of fixes have been pretty rocky. The company is now under fire for notifying its Chinese customers of the flaws before the US government.

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Intel Has 10nm Fixes for Meltdown, Spectre; May Have Lost Share to AMD in 2017

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Intel’s Q4 earnings call was yesterday, and the company shared updates on its battle against Meltdown and Spectre, its plans for 10nm, and its overall performance in a much more competitive environment throughout the year.

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Linus Torvalds Says Intel’s Spectre Fix Is ‘Complete and Utter Garbage’

Original Linux developer Linus Torvalds has called Intel’s patches “COMPLETE AND UTTER GARBAGE.” He actually used caps lock, so you know he’s serious.

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Intel Issuing Updates for Meltdown, Spectre Reboot Problem on Older Platforms

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Intel’s initial Meltdown and Spectre patches for older systems caused frequent reboots and other issues. The company thinks it has nailed those problems down.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/262573-intel-issuing-updates-solve-meltdown-spectre-reboot-problem-older-platforms?source=Computing

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AMD Slashes Ryzen CPU Prices to Take On Intel’s Coffee Lake

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AMD is slashing Ryzen prices in response to Intel’s Coffee Lake launch. If you’ve been eyeing a new AMD CPU, this might be the time to buy it.

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Intel Launches AMD Radeon-Powered CPUs

Intel’s new Radeon+Kaby Lake hybrid CPUs are headed for store shelves. Here’s how the SKUs break down and what you need to know.

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New Intel Thunderbolt 3 Controllers Add DisplayPort 1.4, Better USB-C Support

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Intel’s new Thunderbolt 3 controllers add support for DisplayPort 1.4, improve USB-C compatibility, and should hit store shelves in 2018.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261589-new-intel-thunderbolt-3-controllers-add-displayport-1-4-better-usb-c-support?source=Computing

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Intel’s new Stratix 10 MX FPGA Taps HBM2 For Massive Memory Bandwidth

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Intel’s new Stratix 10 MX family launched today, with the first-ever implementation of HBM2.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260736-intels-new-stratix-10-mx-fpga-taps-hbm2-massive-memory-bandwidth?source=Computing

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Dell Sells PCs Without Intel’s Management Engine, but With Tradeoffs

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It’s technically possible to buy a laptop without Intel’s Management Engine enabled, but there are significant tradeoffs and these systems aren’t typically available to ordinary consumers. Read on for details.

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Intel’s 2018 Roadmap Shows New High-End Cascade Lake-X Debuting Next Year

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Intel’s 2018 roadmaps show a new Cascade-X high-end CPU and a Gemini Lake Atom improvement that’s more than just a process shift. Meanwhile, Coffee Lake debuts across the product spectrum.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259904-intels-2018-roadmap-shows-new-high-end-cascade-lake-x-debuting-next-year?source=Computing

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Dell Now Shipping Laptops With Intel’s Management Engine Disabled

Dell is now selling laptops with Intel’s Management Engine disabled, following Linux laptop vendors in doing so. It’s the first major OEM to disable the security solution after Intel’s Nov 22 bug disclosures.

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Leaked Details Reveal Intel’s Upcoming 8th Generation Coffee Lake Chips

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Intel’s upcoming plans for its 8th generation CPU family have allegedly leaked. If you’ve wanted a wider set of CPU options to choose from, you’ll be delighted.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/259576-leaked-details-shed-light-intels-unlaunched-8th-generation-coffee-lake-products?source=Computing

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Details Leak on Intel’s Upcoming Radeon-Powered Hades Canyon NUC

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Intel’s new Radeon-powered NUCs are looking seriously impressive.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/258837-details-leak-intels-upcoming-radeon-powered-hades-canyon-nuc?source=Computing

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Liquid Nitrogen Drives 18-Core Core i9-7980XE Above 6GHz

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Intel’s newest Core i9-7980XE has been pushed above 6GHz in a record overclock.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256623-liquid-nitrogen-drives-18-core-core-i9-7980xe-6ghz?source=Computing

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Intel’s Upcoming Coffee Lake Z370 Motherboards Aren’t Backwards Compatible

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Intel’s new Coffee Lake CPUs are on their way, but you won’t be able to use them with current Kaby Lake or Skylake CPUs.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256562-intels-upcoming-coffee-lake-z370-motherboards-arent-backwards-compatible?source=Computing

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Intel’s Coffee Lake Refresh Offers Up to 6 Cores, Goes On Sale Oct. 5

Intel’s new 8th generation CPUs will arrive next week, with higher core counts–and higher prices.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256378-intels-coffee-lake-refresh-offers-six-cores-goes-sale-october-5?source=Computing

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Intel Core i9-7980XE Review: Reclaiming the Desktop Performance Crown

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Intel’s Core i9-7980XE launches today, just six weeks after AMD’s own Threadripper 1950X. AMD has what it takes to go toe-to-toe with Intel here, but the 7980XE is the overall performance champion. Price, however, is another story…

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Rumor: Intel Has Pushed 10nm Cannon Lake Back to 2018

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Intel’s new 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs may be delayed back into 2018, but the sourcing for this rumor is pretty dubious.

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Intel’s ‘New’ 8th Generation Processors are Built on Kaby Lake, Add Additional Cores

Intel’s 8th generation Core family launches today, and unlike previous generations, it shakes up Intel’s product positioning significantly.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/254492-intels-new-8th-generation-processors-built-kaby-lake-add-additional-cores?source=Computing

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Details Leak on Intel’s Upcoming Ice Lake CPU, 10nm Schedule

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Details on Intel’s next-next-generation chip have leaked. Say hello to Ice Lake.

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