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Intel

A major manufacturer of semiconductor computer chips. It makes motherboards, integrated circuits, embedded processors, and similar products. Founded in 1968, it originally developed and manufactured SRAM and DRAM memory chips. Intel is publicly-traded on exchanges all over the world and is a component on the DJIA, NASDAQ 100, and S&P 500 indices.
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Intel's wireless building block components can be used to develop handheld devices taking advantage of Intel PCA.
introduced a Pentium II competitor called M2 that was immediately snapped up by a number of one-time Intel customers for use in low-cost ``Pentium-killer'' personal computers for the home and office network markets.
The implementation of high-k and metal materials marks the biggest change in transistor technology since the introduction of polysilicon gate MOS transistors in the late 1960s," said Intel Co-Founder Gordon Moore.
Intel Next-Gen Wireless-N technology as well as the "Connect with Centrino" identifier will be delivered in conjunction with new notebook computers powered by Intel Centrino Duo mobile technology from OEMs such as Acer, Asus, Gateway and Toshiba that are being distributed with Microsoft Windows Vista beginning in late January and other OEMs to follow.
Computers with the Intel Core 2 Quad processor are excellent for high-definition video entertainment and are multimedia powerhouses for demanding software applications run simultaneously.
Perlmutter demonstrated the next generation Intel Centrino Duo mobile technology platform, which he said will improve upon the already unrivaled performance and great power efficiency of current Intel Centrino mobile technology notebooks.
Systems submitted for the challenge will be rated early next year by a distinguished panel of judges, including IDEO Founder and Chairman David Kelley, PC Magazine Chief Content Officer Michael Miller, Intel President and CEO Paul Otellini, and GQ magazine Associate Editor Kevin Sintumuang.
With Intel VT, embedded applications running on separate platforms can be consolidated onto a single platform, helping to fuel cost savings and improve reliability and manageability.
To do this, Otellini announced the Intel[R] Core[TM]2 Processor Challenge, a contest that will award up to $1 million in prizes to the PC designer or manufacturer that builds the smallest and most stylish PCs powered by an Intel Core2 Duo processor coupled with Intel[R] Viiv[TM] technology, Intel's premium brand for in-home, media-optimized PCs.
Laptops based on Intel Centrino Duo mobile technology with the Intel Core 2 Duo processor also include the current Intel(R) 945 Express chipset family and the Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG network connection.