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  1. The 15th century Halberstadt Cathedral in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, is getting help from 21st century technology: the Intel® Falcon™ 8+ drone. In collaboration with experts from Bauhaus University Weimar and Kulturstiftung Sachsen-Anhalt, a foundation for the preservation of cultural monuments, Intel is powering inspections and damage assessment of the cathedral with advanced commercial drone technology. Through a … Continued

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  2. Intel delivers industry-leading innovations and creates new experiences across its portfolio products. Today, Intel unveils the all-new Intel Pentium® Silver and Intel Celeron® processors. The new Intel Pentium Silver and Intel Celeron processors are based on Intel’s architecture codenamed Gemini Lake, and are engineered for a great balance of performance and connectivity for the things … Continued

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  3. Intel, Foxconn Technology Group and Asia Pacific Telecom, this week offered their first public showcase of facial recognition technology based on a Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) 5G solution. The proof-of-concept demonstration in Taiwan showed how retailers could offer customers new shopping experiences with just a scan of a shopper’s face. The highly interactive demonstrations included … Continued

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  4. Tina Merry, an Intel employee for 17 years and now with the Global Marketing & Communications Group, won tickets to the Intel Extreme Masters competition on Nov. 18-9 in Oakland, California. She provided this account for Intel’s internal communications website. By Tina Merry I took my 15-year-old son and two of his friends to experience … Continued

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  5. Intel® Extreme Masters (IEM), the longest-running global pro gaming tour in the world, took over the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Nov. 18-19 for two days of esports tournaments, featuring “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive”* (“CS:GO”), “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds”* (“PUBG”) and the VR Challenger League for a $500,000 prize purse. Demonstrating the continued growth in esports, IEM … Continued

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  6. Today, Amazon Web Services* announced DeepLens*, its first fully programmable, deep learning-enabled wireless video camera designed for developers. It was revealed during AWS CEO Andy Jassy’s keynote at its annual re:Invent conference in Las Vegas. AWS and Intel collaborated on the DeepLens camera to provide builders of all skill levels with the optimal tools needed … Continued

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  7. By Brian Krzanich So much of the discussion around autonomous driving has naturally focused on the car as a mode of transportation, but as driverless cars become a reality, we must start thinking of the automobile as a new type of consumer space. In fact, we have barely scratched the surface in thinking about the … Continued

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  8. This is a second article in a series from Prof. Amnon Shashua to explain the mathematical model for autonomous vehicles (AV) from Mobileye, an Intel company. Shashua believes that in order for the AV industry to move from science experiment to critical mass the autonomous industry must prove the safety of its technology. The Mobileye … Continued

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  9. By Anil Nanduri Tuesday marks the deadline for states and localities applying for the Federal Aviation Administration’s Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Integration Pilot Program to submit notice of intent to the FAA. Interest is literally sky high, underscoring the excitement surrounding this area of innovation. Earlier this month Intel applauded the program, which aims to … Continued

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  10. According to a new Intel survey conducted by YouGov, a majority of connected road warriors1 (69 percent) admit they always bring their mobile computing device on vacation, and nearly 1 in 3 (32 percent) indicate it makes them nervous to travel without their device. As we head into the hectic holiday travel season, we checked … Continued

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  11. Intel® Extreme Masters (IEM), the longest-running global pro gaming circuit in the world, returns to the Bay Area on Nov. 18-19, where more than $500,000 will be at stake. Join millions of fans around the world and tune in to witness the best esports athletes compete on stage at Oakland’s Oracle Arena in front of … Continued

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  12. Intel and Cyberhawk, a global leader in aerial inspection and surveying, again revealed the power of commercial drone technology to drive business transformation by successfully inspecting a gas terminal in St Fergus, Scotland. Inspection with the Intel® Falcon™ 8+ system, instead of conventional methods, reduced employee risk, increased speed and accuracy, and saved $1 million … Continued

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  13. Intel today announced substantial advances in its wireless product roadmap to accelerate the adoption of 5G. Highlights include the introduction of the Intel® XMM™ 8000 series, Intel’s first family of 5G new radio (5G NR) multi-mode commercial modems, and Intel’s latest LTE modem, the Intel® XMM™ 7660. Intel also announced it has successfully completed a … Continued

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  14. At this year’s California Educational Technology Professionals Association event (CETPA) on Nov. 14 to 17, Intel was among several technology companies demonstrating new technology solutions for the modern classroom and was the winner of this year’s Wireless Projection Shootout session. In a technology showcase and competition today, Intel’s Dave Buchholz demonstrated why the Intel Unite® solution, a … Continued

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  15. SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 15, 2017 – Today, Intel launched a fundraising effort on Charitybuzz to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. The company is auctioning a VIP experience at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas including travel, deluxe lodging and a backstage meet and greet … Continued

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  16. As part of a collaboration to protect the world’s oceans, Intel, Parley for the Oceans and the marine experts of Parley SnotBot recently completed an expedition in Alaska, where they successfully deployed advanced drone technology, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools to collect biological samples from whales and analyze data in real time. With the … Continued

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  17. Today, Intel and Micron announced the completion of an expansion to Building 60 (B60) at the IM Flash facilities in Lehi, Utah. The expanded fab will produce 3D XPoint™ memory media, a building block of Intel® Optane™ technology that includes Intel® Optane™ memory for clients, the recently announced Intel® Optane™ SSD 900P Series and new … Continued

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  18. Intel today announced that the Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor now holds over 110 world records in performance and has delivered the fastest adoption rate of any new Intel Xeon processor on the Top5001 with over 25 petaFLOPS of performance in 18 supercomputers. On the November 2017 Top500 list, Intel-powered supercomputers accounted for six of the … Continued

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  19. At this year’s Supercomputing Conference in Denver, Intel unveiled new HPC advancements for optimized workloads, including the the addition of a new family of HPC solutions to the Intel® Select Solutions program. Built on the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable platforms, Intel Select Solutions are verified configurations designed to speed and simplify the evaluation and deployment … Continued

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  20. By Brian Krzanich Today, I spoke at the New York Times Dealbook conference about the urgency every company should work under to put an AI strategy in place. As the pace of the digital revolution accelerates, businesses must make fast, critical decisions based on the increasing amount, complexity and diversity of data. To manage this … Continued

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