Intel cancels entire Developer Forum program ahead of this summer’s IDF17

After nearly two decades, chip maker Intel has decided to scrap its annual Intel Developer Forum conference. The news was posted to the IDF17 website, despite the fact that the company had previously planned to hold an event in San Francisco from August 15th through August 17th. In recent years Intel had actually held two […]

Intel provides guidance for building thinner 2-in-1 PCs

Last year Intel unveiled a reference design for 2-in-1 tablets using the company’s Skylake processors. Now the company is providing tips for making thinner 2-in-1 tablets. At this week’s Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, Intel suggested that the “sweet spot” for tablets with detachable keyboards is around 8 to 9.5mm (0.31″ – 0.37″) because at that point […]