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2008-08-20 15:00:22

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Intel Developer Forum, CMD Booth # 832 -- California Micro Devices announced that it is developing display controllers based upon the Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI(TM)) alliance standard for high speed serial display interfaces. These display controllers will be used in next generation Intel-based Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) and are being showcased in the MID Ecosystem Community at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco,...

2008-08-20 09:00:57

Highlights / Key Facts: -- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Intel(R) announce results from extensive testing of 802.11n Draft 2.0 to validate real-world performance of at least five times the throughput speed over 802.11a/b/g wireless LANs. This faster wireless connectivity will support bandwidth-intensive applications such as video and enable new ways for people to collaborate. -- The joint Cisco and Intel 802.11n Draft 2.0 solution provided an average throughput of 182 megabits per second...

2008-08-20 12:45:00

Intel Corp. showed off its newest chip design on Tuesday, proving why it is still the world's largest chip maker despite efforts by its smaller rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD). Intel's latest Core i7 chip, based on a design code-named Nehalem, will start production during the fourth quarter of this year. The new chip is designed to conserve more energy than any processor Intel has previously offered while delivering faster graphics images. The chip design represents Intel's intent to...

2008-08-20 00:00:15

Toshiba's Digital Products Division (DPD) today announced its support of Intel(R) and the launch of their mobile quad-core processors(1) and WiMAX(2) broadband technology, with laptop implementation during Q4 2008. "Toshiba is proud of its strong relationship with Intel," said Jeff Barney, vice president and general manager, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. "As a leader in laptop technology, we strive to build innovative, mobile solutions that enhance...

2008-08-19 18:00:21

By Anonymous More stylish outside and more powerful inside, Toshiba has unveiled its latest range of business and consumer notebooks. The new business range delivers the latest enhancements in performance, stability and security and includes the all-new Satellite Pro L300, Satellite Pro M300 and Portege M800, and a refreshed Portege R500 model. The new Pro L300 encompasses a 15.4-inch widescreen display and the latest Intel processors. The Pro M300 offers a new styling in a compact...

2008-08-19 18:00:13

In his Intel Developer Forum keynote today, Pat Gelsinger detailed the roadmap for Intel's continued march toward pervasive, higher performance and power efficient computing. The senior vice president and general manager of Intel's Digital Enterprise Group discussed new features of the company's next-generation processor family including a new turbo mode that shifts the processor into a higher gear for mind-blowing performance without a heat penalty. The company's first desktop PC chips...

2008-08-19 12:00:15

ADI Engineering, a leading supplier of single board computers and custom design-through-production solutions for embedded Intel(R) architecture technology, today announced its new Ocracoke Island SBC single board computer for the Intel(R) EP80579 Integrated Processor product line. ADI's new product allows OEMs to deploy the Intel EP80579 Integrated Processor immediately in a wide variety of applications such as small-to-medium business (SMB) and enterprise security and communications...

2008-08-19 09:00:19

Antec, Inc., the leading global provider of high-performance components for the gaming, PC Upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets, today announced that it is launching a new line of standard components for the mobile computing market. These interchangeable components -- known as common building blocks and developed according to a common set of specifications initiated by Intel -- continue Antec's legacy as a pioneer in standards-based computing components and extend its reach into the...

2008-08-19 09:00:19

Netronome, a leading developer of highly programmable semiconductors and acceleration cards that provide intelligent flow processing in networking and communications devices, today announced it will be demonstrating an unmodified version of an intrusion detection and prevention application (IPS) that scales in performance across several platforms from less than one Gbps, up to 10 Gbps, at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) taking place August 19-21, 2008 at Moscone Center West in San Francisco....

2008-08-19 09:00:19

NetLogic Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NETL), the leader in the design and development of knowledge-based processors and high-speed integrated circuits, today announced it is showcasing its NETL7(TM) knowledge-based processors at the Intel Developer Forum 2008, Booth # 137, from Aug. 19 to Aug. 21, 2008 at the Moscone Center West in San Francisco, Calif. NetLogic Microsystems is demonstrating multiple reference platforms of UTM (unified threat management) security appliances, ranging from...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'