Archive for June 9, 2007

Intel Classmate PCIntel Microelectronic Philippines advanced its 1:1 e-Learning project with the delivery of 50 units of Intel-powered classmate PCs to the Muntinlupa Elementary School.  Muntinlupa is one of two public schools identified by the Department of Education (DepEd) to receive Intel-powered classmate PCs, Intel’s specially designed laptop for students in graqdes Kindergarten through 12.

Other groups supporting this intiative are Gearing Up Internet Literacy and Access for Students (GILAS), which is providing connectivity through its telco members, and the Foundation for IT Education and Development (FIT-ED), which will train public school teachers on how to use PCs and integrate technology into the curriculum unser the Intel Teach program.

EMC Corporation announced the results of an EMC sponsored research from IDC entitled “The Expanding Universe: A Forecast of Worldwide Information Growth Through 2010”. The report reveals that the 2006 digital universe was 161 billion gigabytes (161 exabytes) in size.

Other key findings: IDC projects a six fold annual information growth from 2006 to 2010, and nearly 70% of the digital universe will be generated by individuals by 2010.

Dell LatitudeDell recently announced new Latitude notebook models designed to enhance battery life, connectivitym, performance, energy efficiency – Latitude D630, D830 both using Intel Core 2 Duo processor and D531 notebook models which is based on AMD Turion 64 and Sempron processors.

Dell also said it will offer Latitude D430 ultra-mobile notebook and Dell Precision M4300 and is expanding customer choice with the addition of the AMD-based Latitude D531 mainstream-value notebook.

New Technologies Announced by Intel

Posted: June 9, 2007 in Tech

Intel Core 2 / CentrinoIntel Corporation announced a host of new technologies, including faster Intel Core 2 Duo processors, for its latest-generation Intel Centrino Processor technology used in notebook PCs for consumers and businesses.

At the heart of the new Intel Centrino Duo and Intel Centrino Pro processor technology-based notebooks is the next generation of Intel’s highly acclaimed Intel Core 2 Duo processor which delivers breakthrough mobile performance and responsive for demanding business users and consumers alike.

Users will experience improved performance when running multiple applications simultaneously such as downloading a video slip while doing a virus scan.  Additional power management features will continue to enable users to have the great battery life they have come to expect with an Intel-based notebook PC.