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Intel NUC 8 Pro “Provo Canyon” is a mini PC with Whiskey Lake-U chips and vPro

Intel is adding yet another new model to is NUC line of mini computers. The new NUC 8 Pro, also known by the code name “Provo Canyon,” is a compact desktop computer available with up to a 15 watt Intel Core i7-8665U quad-core Whiskey Lake-U processor with vPro. Provo Canyon systems are up for pre-order from […]

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Lilbits 369: Windows 10 gets cozier with Android phones

Microsoft’s Your Phone app for Windows 10 keeps getting new features. At launch, it was basically a tool for sharing photos and websites between a smartphone and a PC. This year it gained support for mirroring an Android phone screen on your PC and then for displaying smartphone notifications on your computer. Now Microsoft has […]

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HP ZBook 14u G6 is a 3.5 pound mobile workstation

Mobile Workstation computers are basically expensive laptops with support for high-end graphics cards, a lot of memory, and other features you might want in a PC that you use for graphic design, video editing, or a lot of number crunching. Traditionally they’ve been big, heavy machines. But HP has been selling a line of relatively […]

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Intel launches Whiskey Lake chips with vPro

Last week AMD unveiled a new set of Ryzen Mobile laptop chips designed for the enterprise market. Now it’s Intel’s turn. The chip maker’s new Intel Core i5-8365U and Core i7-8665U chips are 15 watt Whiskey Lake processors that support Intel vPro technology and which run at higher frequencies than their non-vPro counterparts. In a […]

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Intel launches Broadwell chips with vPro for enterprise

Earlier this month Intel launched its 5th-gen Intel Core “Broadwell” processors for consumer devices. Now the company is adding 5th-gen Intel Core vPro chips to its lineup. These chips are aimed at the enterprise market and Intel says they’ll enable new types of notebooks, 2-in-1 tablets, and mini PCs for use in the workplace. Intel uses […]