L33tdawg: Frankly I don't really see the need for 2.2GHz worth of computing power -- especially where home and business users are concerned. I have been using a Pentium III 700E with 384MB for about a year and a half and it's suited me just fine... Then again, I don't play many games, so perhaps that might explain why I don't see the point in forking out the cash for the upgrade.
Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices, fierce rivals in the market for microprocessors, are expected on Monday to announce their fastest-ever chips, analysts said, continuing the pair's long rivalry. We are talking about Athlon XP at 1.67 gigaherz, and Pentium 4 running at 2 gigahertz.
Source: CNet News
Intel has updated its open-source software to help computers use two cameras in the same way that people use their eyes to recognize objects and gain depth perception, the company said Tuesday.
INTEL is having trouble keeping up with demand for its Pentium 4 processor, leaving some customers and retailers short of the chips in the run up to the end-of-year holiday sales season. Personally, I'm an Athlon fan =).
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Source: Yahoo DailyNews
Intel Corp. (Nasdaq:INTC - news) has devised a new structure for transistors -- the tiny switches that make up semiconductors -- in a development it said could lead to microprocessors that run at blazing speeds and consume far less power than conventional ones.