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Fanless Intel Core M devices to arrive starting next month

Powered by the new Intel Core M processor, a new generation of fanless 2-in-1 convertible devices and tablets is set to arrive starting next month.

News Scan: Dell's virtual smartphone for the enterprise; Apple Watch to spur $53B wearables market; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Sept. 10, including Dell's virtual smartphone for the enterprise, Apple's new watch and the fuel it adds to the smart wearables market, Intel's interest in IoT and wearables, gallium nitride devices fueling microwave RF power semiconductor market growth and the $1.2B value of WLAN gear.

New 40GbE 'Fortville' can load-balance network traffic across CPU cores

It's been said a multicore processor doesn't act like multiple processors when it's processing a multitude of mundane tasks. That's not so any more, if the network adapter knows what to look for.

Latest Intel adapters, comms chipsets accelerate existing OpenSSL

Just when it appeared there was growing momentum toward moving away from the current, perhaps under-nourished, OpenSSL session encryption standard, Intel offers the biggest incentive yet to stick with it.

Comms-specific Xeon CPUs to power purpose-built servers for SDN, NFV

As HP, Dell and Cisco already heralded with blasting trumpets, the first x86 servers with custom-built functionality for communications are on their way. Here's how they'll be unique.

Intel uses big data and wearables to battle Parkinson's disease

Intel has partnered with the Michael J. Fox Foundation to tackle Parkinson's disease. Unlike other efforts, this one uses wearables to collect much of that data.

Intel acquires network chip maker Axxia from Avago, buys itself some time

In one of the most rapidly growing new markets in the history of technology, Intel may have made a strategic play that brings diverging paths into some kind of alignment.

Devices based on new Intel Broadwell chip to arrive by end-2014

Expect faster, slimmer laptops and tablets with Broadwell, Intel's  fifth-generation Core processor.

News Scan: Mobile chip makers look to boost security; Marketers look at mobile under a new light; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for August 11, including the plans some chip makers have to make their products more secure, some fresh ideas in the mobile marketing space, whether Britain's mobile infrastructure is inherently flawed, T-Mobile's step to help unlock their phones and the airports with the best mobile networks.

Silicon Valley wage-theft settlement is $50M shy, says judge

A federal judge has rejected the proposed $324.5 million wage-theft anti-trust settlement in the well-publicized Silicon Valley wage-fixing case, saying the amount is not nearly enough.