Acer Working On Slim Intel Calpella Laptops

Acer's working on some viddy, viddy slim laptops with Intel Calpella processors inside, according to Digitimes. Calpella was rumored to be making an appearance in the MacBook Pro line last year, but never materialized. » 3/01/10 3:49am 3/01/10 3:49am

Microsoft and Intel Promise Longer Laptop Battery Life in Windows 7

At an event in San Francisco yesterday, Wintel claimed that upcoming processors, and Windows 7's improved power management will provide longer battery life, and better performance in certain programs. » 9/02/09 1:30am 9/02/09 1:30am

Intel Quad-Core Laptop Processors Inevitably Headed to MacBook Pros in…

Intel is launching their Calpella quad-core notebook chips in the third quarter, according to DigiTimes' sources. Knowing that Apple always nicks their chips first, we probably can expect new MacBook Pros around that timeframe. » 5/12/09 1:20pm 5/12/09 1:20pm

A Demo of Intel's First 32nm Westmere Processors

At today's San Francisco event, Intel mostly discussed what we know about the upcoming Westmere processor, but revealed they're scrapping the next dual-core 45nm processors, in favor of 32nm Westmere chips in early 2010. » 2/10/09 4:59pm 2/10/09 4:59pm

Notebook Makers Want Intel to Delay Superfast Nehalem Mobile Chips

Here's another severe warping of the spacetime continuum caused by the financiapocalypse: Notebook makers want Intel to delay its crazyfast Nehalem-based mobile CPUs and chipsets. In other words, they want notebooks to be slower, longer. » 1/05/09 1:00pm 1/05/09 1:00pm

Next-Gen Intel Notebook Platform "Calpella" Details

The Intel platform in notebooks hitting shelves at this moment is Montevina, the first to go by the Centrino 2 moniker. Though it's fresh out the door, Digitimes supposedly has some details on Calpella, the one that'll follow it next summer. » 8/05/08 5:00pm 8/05/08 5:00pm