Intel is developing a new version of its 8-series chipsets for Core i-series 4000-family Haswell microprocessors to fix problems with USB 3.0.
The core logic sets at launch will have a nuisance USB 3.0 problem, but Intel is promising that future versions will not.
Intel warned its partners that when a PC system with Core i-series "Haswell" and 8-series chipset inside it will have a nuisance problem with its USB 3.0 connections.
Qualcomm has shipped the first of its dual-CPU Snapdragon chipsets for next-gen smartphones.
Super-fast wireless video could get a touch more straightforward, with the launch of a new chipset from SiBeam which combines both the WirelessHD and WiGig specifications.