Gears & Gadgets

Intel’s 3rd-generation Xeon Scalable CPUs offer 16-bit FPU processing

Intel’s focus on AI architecture is so deep that the actual SKU table seemed like little more than an afterthought. Also notice no prices are available. Intel This is the only place you’ll see general-purpose workload performance claims—against five-year-old Intel-only systems, and ignoring Spectre/Meltdown mitigations. Intel There’s no mention of AMD on this or any […]


Intel to Offer 8-Core Xeon NUC

If you like the idea of the tiny NUC barebones desktop PC, but want more performance and the option of adding a graphics card, Intel looks set to deliver exactly that with its next-generation Quartz Canyon NUC. As Tom’s Hardware reports, an Intel product brochure marked as “Confidential: For Internal and NDA Use Only” has […]


Paid browsers are the future, and Firefox might offer a better deal than Chrome

Mozilla Corporation The future of the internet may lie in premium web-browsing services, and it looks like Mozilla could be handling that shift better than Google. As we reported earlier, Google’s recent move to block ad-blockers in Chrome, save for G Suite Enterprise subscribers, indicated an overall push for “pay-for-play” web browsing. And while the […]