Happy 40th Anniversary Microprocessor!
40 years ago, on November 15th, 1971, the first microprocessor — the Intel 4004 — was born and our lives were changed forever. Our rocking PR team has put together some really interesting and fun details on the microprocessor to share, in a lot of different formats, for you to check out!Knowledge is power, so let us help you learn!...
A Solar Powered IA Core? No Way!
Today Intel CTO Justin Rattner is demonstrating one of our latest research achievements - an experimental IA microprocessor capable of unprecedented low-power operation. This technology, which we call the Near Threshold Voltage Processor (codenamed Claremont), is a concept IA processor core that can tune power use so low that it can be powered off a small solar cell. This could...