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Business PCs Arrive with New Intel Core vPro Processor Family

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Intel Corporation today unveiled its 2010 Intel Core vPro processor family to meet the needs of businesses of all sizes for PCs with greater, more flexible performance, theft prevention and cost savings in a rapidly changing business computing environment. These and several other capabilities are at the heart of many new Intel-based business laptop and desktop computers beginning to roll out from computer manufacturers worldwide.

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Intel Anti-Theft Technology, available with Intel vPro Technology frustrates thieves by locking access to a PC if a central server or built-in intelligence concludes it is lost or stolen.....

....bringing a stop to IT administrators' frustration with having to ask users, "What do you see?" Instead, they will see users' displays just as the users do and have full control of the PC....

Another new feature, PC Alarm Clock, can wake a PC from off at a predetermined time to perform maintenance, security and other tasks on its own.
pretty cool if used in the right way... pretty uncool if hackers get to use it in their way ;)
 
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Internet telephony and social networking fall into the "heavyweight applications" category?
 
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Internet telephony and social networking fall into the "heavyweight applications" category?
Didn't you get the memo? Intel is mostly marketing (and propaganda).