Simultaneous multi-threading is a useful performance tool for processor designers, but it doesn't have the same benefit that adding a full core does.
Chipmaker plans to unveil a new line of DirectX 11 graphics cards next week and expects to ship "hundreds of thousands" of them during the quarter.
How fast will future PCs boot up? I asked tech experts to explain what the industry is doing to achieve start-up times in under 10 seconds.
The two longstanding chip rivals seem to agree on the PC processor's future. But they tap into different strengths to get there.
Got lots of browser tabs open trying to keep up with messages from Twitter, Facebook, and others? New tool puts all that noise in one place.
The x86 architecture has been "growing up" for many years. IT has been giving it more and more responsibility as it does. The just-launched "Nehalem-EX" products essentially graduates Intel's Xeon server line into Big Iron adulthood.
Intel exec talks about how to think about performance in a parallel programming environment, and why such environments give developers headaches.
IBM is set to unveil the first public details of its next generation Power7 processor at the Hot Chips conference Tuesday.
Intel has been talking a lot about Westmere lately. Here's a quick look at the chipmaker's first 32-nanometer chips.
Behind the release this week of Intel graphics software looms Larrabee, Intel's future graphics chip.