Intel finds specialized TSX enterprise bug on Haswell, Broadwell CPUs

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By Mark Hachman, PC World | August 13th, 2014 Intel has issued a patch that will turn off a specialized technology called TSX from its leading-edge Haswell and Broadwell chips. Intel has discovered a bug in how its current “Haswell” and upcoming “Broadwell” Core microprocessors handle a specialized function known as Transactional Synchronized eXtensions (TSX)…

Intel keeps Skylake PC processors on schedule for next year

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By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | July 15th, 2014 Intel is still trying to pin down an exact release date for Skylake. Delays in Intel’s production of the upcoming Broadwell chip won’t push back its successor, Skylake, still expected next year. On Tuesday, Intel shot down suggestions of any delay to Skylake, saying it…