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It's the end of an era as Intel cancels its Intel Developer Forum, effective immediately

It's the end of an era as Intel cancels its Intel Developer Forum, effective immediately Twenty years ago, Intel began holding an event it referred to as the Intel Developer Forum.Thank you for nearly 20 great years with the Intel Developer Forum!

AMD Racks Up Ryzen Revenue, Narrows Q1 Loss

AMD Racks Up Ryzen Revenue, Narrows Q1 Loss The company’s operating loss of $29 million was significantly lower than last year, when it reported a $68 million operating loss.Net loss was $73 million and $109 million in Q1 2017 versus Q1 206.

AMD Suffers its Worst Stock Drop in Over a Decade, Despite Revenue Gains

AMD Suffers its Worst Stock Drop in Over a Decade, Despite Revenue Gains To understand why investors punished AMD so harshly, it helps to understand how the stock has performed in the past year.First, here’s AMD’s stock price movement over the past 24 hours: And now, here’s AMD’s stock price movement over the past 12 months.

How L1 and L2 CPU Caches Work, and Why They're an Essential Part of Modern Chips

How L1 and L2 CPU Caches Work, and Why They're an Essential Part of Modern Chips This is where the L2 cache comes into play — while it’s slower, it’s also much larger.This chart shows the relationship between an L1 cache with a constant hit rate, but a larger L2 cache.

L2 vs. L3 cache: What's the Difference?

L2 vs. L3 cache: What's the Difference? Today, we’re going to take one step further and explore the difference between L2 and L3 caches.At its simplest level, an L3 cache is just a larger, slower version of the L2 cache.

Intel Announces New Core X-Series, Including 18-Core i9 CPU

Intel Announces New Core X-Series, Including 18-Core i9 CPU At Computex in Taipei, Intel has unveiled the updated Core X-Series with a flagship Core i9 CPU and the company’s first teraflop desktop CPUs.The top-of-the-line Core i9 has an incredible 18 physical cores with Hyper-Threading for a total of 36 threads.

Noctua Unveils Cooler Designs With Improved Midrange Performance

Noctua Unveils Cooler Designs With Improved Midrange Performance Noctua is one of the best cooler manufacturers on the market, with an impressive array of hardware solutions for virtually every type of case or environment.While its new fans don’t improve performance at peak airflow or pressure, the company was able to substantially improve performance at midrange RPMs.

Intel Core i7-7740K Shatters Overclocking Records, Hits 7.5GHz Thanks to Liquid Helium

Intel Core i7-7740K Shatters Overclocking Records, Hits 7.5GHz Thanks to Liquid Helium The overclockers paired the board with Corsair DDR4-4333, a Corsair AX 1500i power supply, and Gigabyte’s X299-SOC Champion motherboard.The caveat, of course, is that it takes liquid helium, with its -250C temperature, to hit these kinds of targets.

Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October

Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October When Intel announced its new Core X-series of parts, it made several significant changes to its HEDT (High-End DeskTop) product lineup.First, these new Core i9 CPUs would have a significantly different cache hierarchy, with more L2 and significantly smaller amounts of L3.

AMD Unveils Ryzen Pro CPUs, Details on Ryzen 3 Chips

AMD Unveils Ryzen Pro CPUs, Details on Ryzen 3 Chips The Ryzen 5 1500X (3.7GHz Turbo) is referred to as the Ryzen 5 Pro 1500, with the same stats.

Samsung Poised to Overtake Intel as World's Largest Semiconductor Manufacturer

Samsung Poised to Overtake Intel as World's Largest Semiconductor Manufacturer For the past 26 years, the same company has led the semiconductor industry in yearly revenue: Intel.Reuters also reports that Samsung’s profits are expected to jump 67 percent year-on-year, setting new highs.

AMD's Threadripper Crushes Intel Core i9 on Pricing

AMD's Threadripper Crushes Intel Core i9 on Pricing But it should do well in games and avoid clock drops that could penalize its performance compared with Ryzen 7 1800X.Second, AMD is prepping a new, 12-core/24-thread chip, dubbed the Ryzen Threadripper 1920X.

Intel to Release Multiple Flavors of its Coffee Lake CPUs

Intel to Release Multiple Flavors of its Coffee Lake CPUs While previous rumors revolved around word of a 6-core i7 CPU running on the 1151 socket, a new report suggests that Intel has multiple hexacore chips brewing.The report details two new Coffee Lake Core i7 chips, the 8700K and 8700.

Intel May Respond to AMD Ryzen With Six-Core i5, i7 CPUs

Intel May Respond to AMD Ryzen With Six-Core i5, i7 CPUs Now there are rumors that Intel will respond to AMD’s moves in the consumer space as well, possibly with new Core i7 and i5 offerings that add six-core CPUs to Intel’s desktop lines.But when running at stock speed, you can already buy an eight-core Intel CPU for $600.

AMD Announces New Threadripper Core, Reveals Launch Date

AMD Announces New Threadripper Core, Reveals Launch Date The newly-announced 1900X is an eight-core/16-thread processor identical to Ryzen 7, but on Threadripper’s platform.Like Intel, AMD is offering a chip identical to its already-launched products as a less-expensive way to step into the Threadripper ecosystem.

AMD Reveals Why Threadripper CPUs Have 4 Dies Under the Hood

AMD Reveals Why Threadripper CPUs Have 4 Dies Under the Hood There are several reasons AMD isn’t using four 2+2 configurations.First, 2+2 would increase latency and hit gaming performance, as data has to be passed across the Infinity Fabric.

New Details On Intel's Coffee Lake Platform

New Details On Intel's Coffee Lake Platform Scheduled for release by the end of Q3 this year, Intel’s Coffee Lake platform will be bringing a few big additions to the Santa Clara-based company’s mainstream computing offerings.As has been previously reported, Coffee Lake will be arriving with some shiny new 6-core CPUs in tow.

Rumor: Intel's Coffee Lake Could Shake Up Core i3 Family

Rumor: Intel's Coffee Lake Could Shake Up Core i3 Family There are rumors, however, that the company will launch six-core Core i7 and Core i5 CPUs in mainstream desktops.Now we’ve seen rumors that this could extend to the Core i3 family, with possible quad-core chips arriving later this year or early next.

Threadripper Review: AMD's 16-core 1950X Rips Through Intel's Core i9

Threadripper Review: AMD's 16-core 1950X Rips Through Intel's Core i9 At $1,000 per CPU, the Threadripper 1950X is going up against the Intel Core i9-7900X.Included, in no particular order, are: 2×2 MU-MIMO 802.