Intel's Light Peak interconnect brings 10 gigabits per second to a USB cableview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Domestic, consumer-grade high-speed optical cables are finally here, folks! (General)

Intel debuts Atom ‘Moorestown’ for smartphones and slatesview story

http://apcmag.com – The second-gen Atom platform and Z600-series ‘system on a chip’ processors sees Intel step onto ARM’s turf as it chases the non-PC market. (IT news)

openSUSE Weekly News, issue 121 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to annouunce the new Weekly News #121 (Distributions)

Core i3 frugal upgradeview story

http://www.lowtek.ca – (General)

The Loser In Our Windows vs. Linux Tests: Intel Graphicsview story

http://linuxo.com – Phoronix: "We are still working on the first part of our Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 10.04 LTS benchmarks that are set to be published early next week, but so far there is one easy conclusion to draw from the completed tests: Intel's Linux graphics driver is still no match to the Intel Windows driver." (General)

Linux-ready separation kernel rev'd, drives wireless medical sensor deviceview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – LynuxWorks announced version 4.0 of its Linux-compatible LynxSecure separation kernel and hypervisor, adding support for Intel Core i7 and i5 processors and SMP mode. LynuxWorks is also working with Portwell on a LynxSecure-based proof-of-concept wireless sensor platform for hospitals based on Portwell's WADE-8067 Mini-ITX board, says the company.... (Embedded)

Rugged PC/104 and EPIC SBCs run Linuxview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Adlink announced two rugged & 740& -branded single board computers (SBCs) based on Intel's & Pineview& Atom processors. The CoreModule 740 is a general-purpose PC/104-Plus board equipped with the Atom N450 while the ReadyBoard 740 is an EPIC-format SBC that uses either a dual-core D510 or single-core D410 Atom, plus a Broadcom Crystal HD H.264 video decoder.... (Embedded)

AMD Debuts Six-Core Desktop Processorview story

http://www.linux.com – Chipmaker brings to market a new six-core desktop processor, dubbed Phenom II X6, and accompanying platform in a bid to further challenge Intel and offer a significant performance improvement. (Hardware)

Fanless PC supports Core i5/i7 CPUsview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Advantech announced a fanless industrial computer that supports Intel Core i7 or i5 CPUs. Sporting six programmable function keys on its front panel, he ARK-3440 has two 2.5-inch drive bays, two gigabit Ethernet ports, four expansion slots, and six USB 2.0 ports, the company says.... (Embedded)

Intel releases upgraded netbook for kidsview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Intel announced a fourth generation of its Classmate PC for the education market. The device features a 10.1-inch screen that pivots into tablet mode, a rotating camera, a six-cell battery that lasts 8.5 hours, plus optional GPS, 3G, and WiMAX, the company says.... (Embedded)