But now Microsoft confirmed there would be a performance impact, some of which would be noticable by the user.
Socket A bringing it back — anybody got some scotch tape and a pencil
Whether or not this flows down to end users, is in the hands of PC manufacturers, with the majority having their own update systems. The problem was made public on January 3 by the tech websiteThe Register, causing tech firms, particularly Intel, to scramble to disclose more information. This involves 2016 PCs with Kabylake, Skylake or newer CPUs. 'Specifically, these systems are running Intel Broadwell and Haswell CPUs for both client and data centre.
And the news gets worse the older the machine. A number of large technology companies have or are already working on installing updates and securing patches to fix the Meltdown problem.
And the servers are likely to feel the impact the worse.
Microsoft has temporarily stopped fixing a serious security flaw on personal computers powered by certain chips from Advanced Micro Devices because the repair is crippling the affected machines.
The security patches for Meltdown and a variant of Spectre were issued in September, reportsReuters.
Deacons win Belk Bowl in record performance
Wake Forest scored the next 31 points on three Wolford touchdown passes and a 59-yard punt return touchdown by Jessie Bates III. After being overseas for the semester, Rama could not "think of a better way to end the 2017 football season or year".
5 arrested during Georgia-Oklahoma game at Rose Bowl
On the opposing side, a downtrodden Riley said this regarding Georgia's big start to the second half: "We had some opportunities". After holding the Sooners to another punt, the Georgia offense needed just six plays to tie the game up at 31-31.
Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC, not CES
Its connectivity options include 4G, LTE, 3G, HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. The smartphone comes pre-installed with Android 7.1 Nougat operating system, but it will be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo.
White House refuses to comment on Mueller probe claims
The Los Angeles Times broke the news this morning , with a report that Ivanka exchanged pleasantries with the Russian duo. Trump also did not want Attorney General Jeff Sessions to recuse himself because he hoped Sessions could block the probe.
The NHS Scotland staff not getting the flu vaccine
Arizona hospitals statewide continue to experience long emergency room wait times due to the increased number of sick Arizonans. The Minnesota Department of Health said Thursday that 503 people were hospitalized last week for influenza-related illness.
Chiefs promote Bieniemy to offensive coordinator
These are die-hards who have grown tired of a head coach unwilling or unable to explain to fans what's really going on. Role under Reid: Eagles specials teams coordinator (1999-2006), Eagles defensive backs coach (2007).