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Researchers Describe New Security Vulnerability in Intel Chips

Researchers in the Netherlands have developed a hacking method that could enable attackers to obtain sensitive data from computers running Intel processors, reported Wired. And while the researchers say they told Intel about the problem in September of 2018, the chipmaker acknowledged in a blog post that it hasn’t yet fully addressed it.  The situation highlights the difficulty chip makers...

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The tech industry saw a symbolic passing of the baton on Thursday, as the market capitalization of Nvidia—the top maker of chips for artificial intelligence projects—surpassed that of Intel, long Silicon Valley’s most dominant chip provider, for the first time, reported Reuters.

The shift underscores the strategic importance many companies are placing on AI, and how investors ...

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