Category: Laptops & PC

AI processors go mobile

At its iPhone X event last week, Apple devoted a lot of time to the A11 processor’s new neural engine that powers facial recognition and other features. The week before, at IFA in Berlin, Huawei announced its latest flagship processor, the Kirin 970, equipped with a Neural Processing Unit capable of processing images 20 times…

Intel cuts cord on its current cord-cutting WiGig products

The Dell Wireless Dock uses Intel’s WiGig technology. It looks like you can add WiGig wireless docking to Intel’s dustbin (along with IoT products axed earlier this summer), as the company has discontinued existing products using the 802.11ad wireless standard, according to Anandtech. WiGig was developed several years ago with faster speeds than then-current Wi-Fi…