Researchers discover flaw in Intel chips that allows password leaks

Security researchers have discovered a vulnerability in a number of older Intel chips that makes it possible to leak sensitive data from the trusted execution environment. To do this, an attacker needs physical access to a system. The vulnerability is registered as CVE-2021-0146, and was discovered by security firm Positive Technologies. The vulnerability is found … Read more

ASUS introduces Surface-like VivoBook 13 Slate with OLED display

ASUS will release the VivoBook 13 Slate OLED next year, a Windows 11 tablet with a detachable keyboard and a 13.3-inch FHD OLED screen. The device gets a Pentium N6000 processor and the screen has a built-in kickstand. The touch-sensitive OLED screen has a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, a 16:9 ratio and a maximum brightness … Read more

GPD Pocket 3 gets a rotating 8″ screen

GPD shows a new version of its Pocket mini laptop. The Pocket 3 will have a rotating screen and a modular port. GPD plans to release versions with an Intel Core i7-1195G7 and Pentium N6000 processor. GPD shows on Twitter in recent days images and information from his Pocket 3. This shows that the device … Read more

Unannounced Microsoft Surface Go 3 appears at online store

An unannounced Microsoft Surface Go 3 has surfaced at a Thai retailer. This ‘tabtop’ will have 4GB or 8GB of memory and an Intel Amber Lake-Y chip. Microsoft is expected to announce the Surface Go 3 on September 22, at its Surface event. The Microsoft Surface Go 3 was spotted by German tech website WinFuture. … Read more

Alleged lineup of Intel Raptor Lake CPUs appears online

The alleged lineup of Intel’s upcoming Raptor Lake processors has been published. YouTube user AdoredTV reports that these chips have up to 24 cores and 32 threads. Raptor Lake is expected at the end of next year. The Intel Raptor Lake-S series for desktops will be based on the same hybrid architecture as Alder Lake, … Read more

Software Update: WhyNotWin11 2.3.1

Microsoft recently announced that Windows 11 will be released at the end of this year. The new Windows has certain system requirements and Microsoft has a unclear tool that indicates whether the computer complies or not. Developer Robert C. Maehl has created a program called WhyNotWin11 that makes all this much more insightful. WhyNotWin11 is … Read more

Software Update: WhyNotWin11 2.2.4

Microsoft recently announced that Windows 11 will be released at the end of this year. The new Windows has certain system requirements and Microsoft has a unclear tool that indicates whether the computer complies or not. Developer Robert C. Maehl has created a program called WhyNotWin11 that makes all this much more insightful. WhyNotWin11 is … Read more

Gigabyte announces BRIX mini desktops with Intel Jasper Lake processors

Gigabyte has announced three new compact BRIX desktops, which will be equipped with an Intel Pentium Silver or Celeron processor. These processors produced at 10nm are of the Jasper Lake generation. These are the GB-BMPD-6005 , GB-BMCE-5105 and the GB-BMCE-4500C . These three models share the same case and other specifications; they only differ in … Read more

Software Update: Core Temp 1.17.0

Version 1.17 of Core Temp has been released. This small, free program can identify and monitor your computer’s processor. Core Temp, for example, shows the temperature and working pressure of the individual cores. On this page a list of all supported processors can be found. The collected information is written into a log, so that … Read more

Intel introduces Rocket Lake CPUs, 11900K is 50 euros more expensive than 10900K

Intel introduces its 11th generation Core processors for desktops, better known by the codename Rocket Lake-S. The new CPUs feature a new architecture for the first time since Skylake in 2015, requiring them to offer a 19 percent higher IPC. Cypress Cove cores and Xe GPU Although Rocket Lake is still produced on the 14nm … Read more