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The 5 Best Laptop Deals for June 2024

The right laptop can make your workday more comfortable and let you move at a faster pace. The best machines can be pricey, though, so we’ve found the balance between performance and deep discounts to point you in the right direction. We aim to provide a variety of options, from . . . Read more

AWS Custom Silicon Chips Range a Sign of What’s Coming to APAC Cloud Computing

The surge in AI computing has resulted in delays to the supply of AI-capable chips, as demand has outstripped supply. Global giants Microsoft, Google and AWS are ramping up custom silicon production to reduce dependence on the dominant suppliers of GPUs, NVIDIA and AMD. As a result, APAC enterprises may . . . Read more

Intel Lunar Lake NPU Brings 48 TOPS of AI Acceleration

On June 4 at Computex, held in Taiwan, Intel announced the next generation of its AI PC products: the Lunar Lake client processor architecture. Other reveals from Intel at the international computer expo were: Pricing for the Intel Gaudi 2 and Gaudi 3 AI accelerator kits. The release of Intel . . . Read more

Google, Microsoft, Meta and More to Develop Open Standard for AI Chip Components in UALink Promoter Group

AMD, Broadcom, Cisco, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Intel, Meta and Microsoft are combining their expertise to create an open industry standard for an AI chip technology called Ultra Accelerator Link. The setup will improve high-speed and low latency communications between AI accelerator chips in data centres. An open standard . . . Read more

Gartner Predicts Worldwide Chip Revenue Will Gain 33% in 2024

It’s no secret the AI accelerator business is hot today, with semiconductor manufacturers spinning up neural processing units, and the AI PC initiative driving more powerful processors into laptops, desktops and workstations. Gartner studied the AI chip industry and found that, in 2024, worldwide AI chip revenue is predicted to . . . Read more

Intel, VMWare, Linux Foundation & Others Form Open Platform for Enterprise AI

In order to provide open frameworks for generative AI capabilities across ecosystems, such as retrieval-augmented generation, the Linux Foundation, Intel and other companies and groups have created the Open Platform for Enterprise AI. What is the Open Platform for Enterprise AI? OPEA is a sandbox project within the LF AI . . . Read more

Intel Vision 2024 Offers New Look at Gaudi 3 AI Chip

After first announcing the existence of the Gaudi 3 AI accelerator last year, Intel is ready to put the chip in the hands of OEMs in Q2 2024. Intel announced this and other news, including a new Xeon 6 brand and an open Ethernet standard for AI workloads, at a . . . Read more

New GoFetch Vulnerability in Apple’s M Chips Allows Secret Keys Leak on Compromised Computers

The newly exposed GoFetch vulnerability affecting Apple’s M1, M2 and M3 chips lets an attacker exfiltrate secret keys from cryptographic applications on a targeted system. The exploit works by running a fraudulent process on the same CPU cluster as the targeted process on the targeted machine. No easy mitigation currently . . . Read more

Amazon Spring Sale 2024: 7 Remote Work Deals

Amazon is welcoming spring with a new sales event. The Big Spring Sales runs from March 20 to 25, with a variety of discounts across the marketplace. We’ve focused on the most useful and most deeply discounted tech for professionals working remotely. The deals span laptops, headphones, ergonomic chairs and . . . Read more

AMD Is Optimistic on AI PCs Bringing Greater Efficiency to Enterprise

AMD CEO Lisa Su was optimistic about the future of AI on PCs during her keynote at SXSW on March 11, held and livestreamed in Austin, Texas (Figure A). Su’s comments echo Jason Banta, vice president of product management at AMD, who spoke to TechRepublic in a call on March . . . Read more