'Pineview' Intel Atom to be smaller, faster

Itpro: "Details have been leaked of Intel next-gen Atom processor for netbooks and net-tops, arriving in the second half of 2009. Intel's Atom processor, the de facto choice of most netbook manufacturers, is set to get a major reduction in size and a performance boost for its next version, according to reports.

Codenamed 'Pineview' the chip will appear in single-core and dual-core flavours, and as with current Atom models will be built on Intel's 45nm process."

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