Intel Reference Design aims to deliver Android updates within two weeks of release

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Intel wants to make it much easier for Android users to stay up to date with the latest platform releases. To do so, it has created a new Intel Reference Design Program for Android. Announced at IDF, the new program is a commitment to bringing Intel-based devices to market much easier. ...

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Intel’s “Moorefield” 64-bit chip expected to be announced at Computex conference

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We’ve previously seen 64-bit processors in phones, thanks to Apple’s iPhone 5S. The time is near for Android devices to follow this trend. At the upcoming Computex conference on June 4th, Intel is expected to unveil their new chip, codenamed “Moorefield”, a 64-bit chip ...

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Chrome OS Presser by Google and Intel Coming May 6

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Google and Intel have announced a press event for May 6, to reveal their latest Chrome OS collaboration.  Intel is the primary chipset powering Google’s Chromebook cloud-centric laptops, with the latest iterations using Haswell chipsets coming to market last September.  I’m ...

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Acer announces new Chromebook with Intel i3 inside

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During today’s press event in New York City, Acer announced a variation to their Chromebook (C720) lineup.  This new model will sport an Intel i3 processor within, dubbing it the “most powerful Chromebook on the market”.  This is a marked shift from the traditional ...

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Intel unveils 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4 KitKat

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Intel has officially announced that they have completed early work on an Android 4.4 KitKat kernel that support a 64-bit architecture. With this release, the company ported, validated and tested the Android Open Source code on [Intel Architecture], taking on the work that developers typically ...

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Intel announces 64-bit CPU’s for Android devices

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Mobile World Congress has something else up its sleeve for the Android world; not only have we seen Android powered Nokia devices, new Sony products, and more, but Intel have also just officially announced their new 64-bit processors. Intel have shown off two different chips named Merrifield ...

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Intel: Bay Trail Android tablets due in Q2

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The first round of Android tablets to feature Intel’s 64-bit quad-core Atom processor is expected to come to market some time in the next quarter. Speaking yesterday on the quarterly earnings conference call, CEO Brian Krzanich talked about the chip’s advantages and why it has taken ...

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Google intros new Intel-powered Chromebooks, Chromebox

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Google today announced that new generation of Chromebooks and Chomeboxes will be powered by Intel’s Haswell processor. What’s so great about that? The Haswell processor is not only very powerful but, more importantly, it’s considerably better for the battery than others. Across the ...

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Gameloft promises support for Intel architecture

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“We are thrilled to optimize our upcoming games for new Android platforms running Intel architecture and once again expand our game catalogue to new high-performance smartphones and tablets,” states Gonzague De Vallois, senior vice president of Publishing at Gameloft. “Intel’s innovative ...

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Acer to announce $400 Android-powered PC

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Acer will announce a $400 Android-powered PC next week, reports CNET. Touted as an all-in-one (AIO), known specifications include an Intel 3GHz Core i5 4430 “Haswell” processor, 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. It’s unclear, at this point, which version of Android will run ...

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Inside source confirms Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 slated to have Intel Atom CPU

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Intel has spent a long time investing in their mobile processors, and it looks like all that work is about to pay for them, big time. A source that is very close to the matter has confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 will have an Intel Atom processor chip based off of the Clover... Read More

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 may be Intel-powered

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Intel could be the chipmaker of choice for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1, according to recently spied benchmarks. As noted by SamMobile, the GLBenchmark site shows both the GT-P5200 and GT-P5210 as being powered by a 1.6GHz dual-core Atom Z2560 processor. The difference, as you likely ...

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Asus teases something new with “We Transform” video

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Asus is cooking up something potentially Android-related and has started teasing it online. A new video called “We Transform” (embedded below) doesn’t spell out any clues or details but, rather, touts some of the cool things that Asus has done in the past. Rumors suggest that ...

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Intel says yes to $200 android notebooks

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According to Intel CEO Paul Otellini, notebooks are soon going to be hitting the $200 mark. The catch? They’ll be running Android instead of Windows. Dadi Perlmutter, executive VP and chief product officer for Intel, says notebooks at the bottom end of the notebook pricing spectrum will ...

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ZTE intros Intel-powered Geek

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ZTE today introduced its latest Android smartphone, the Intel-powered GEEK, however there’s nary a release date or detail about market availability. Running Android Jelly Bean, the ZTE GEEK features a 5-inch 720p HD display, 8GB internal storage, 1GB RAM, an 8-megapixel camera, and ...

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