Tag: cpu

Intel Ivy Bridge CPUs Finally Released, Finally

Despite the constant setbacks and delays, Intel has finally shipped its Ivy Bridge CPUs. Don’t hold your breath for a brand new MacBook Air though;...

Intel delays next generation CPU, could affect Apple’s next machines

Uh-oh! Kathrin Hille over at Financial Times is reporting that Ivy Bridge, Intel’s next CPU platform, will likely be delayed. This delay means uncertainty for...

Apple considered using an AMD CPU in the MacBook Air

Brian Caulfield over at Forbes is reporting that Apple was considering using an AMD CPU/GPU hybrid in last year’s MacBook Air refresh, but AMD just...

Q and A: Does my MacBook Pro have a hardware issue?

Q. My MacBook Pro is less than a year old. The battery dies quickly and the fans are always on. Is it time to take...

The OpenCL 1.1 spec is officially ratified

MacWorld is reporting that the Khronos group has ratified OpenCL version 1.1. If you’re not familiar with OpenCL, it is a standard that is spearheaded...