Chips and components

'We expect to make money from Google Fiber' says Google

Google-Fiber
Fibre cable business due to widen beyond Kansas City network pilot project
31 May 2013

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 to deploy Intel CPU, according to report

Intel logo
Would mark a big win for Intel's mobile strategy
31 May 2013

AMD unwraps 'Kyoto' Opteron-X to take on Intel Atom in the microserver market

AMD Opteron X-Series server
Opteron-X to take on Intel's Atom Centertons and Avotons - when they are released
29 May 2013

ARM vs Intel: a battle of business models

ARM versus Intel is not a battle of technologies, but of business models, claims Graeme Burton
29 May 2013

Intel buys ST-Ericsson's global navigation satellite system business

Chip giant Intel comes in ahead of nVidia and AMD to buy GPS-GLONASS location technology
28 May 2013

Ericsson closes telecom cable business

354 jobs lost as company blames decline in copper cable market
23 May 2013

AMD overtaken by Qualcomm and Samsung in microprocessor market share as Intel remains dominant

AMD slips to fourth as ARM microprocessors for smartphones and tablets propel market growth
23 May 2013

Samsung switches to Intel Atom for Galaxy Tab 3 tablet

Intel chosen over in-house ARM Exynos parts for Apple-rival Galaxy Tab 3
22 May 2013

Samsung to buy 10 per cent stake in rival Pantech for £31.6m

South Korean firm to be third largest stakeholder in local rival
22 May 2013

Samsung muscles in on Apple's supply chain

Could lead to price rises and launch delays
17 May 2013

Intel elects Brian Krzanich as CEO, Renée James as president

Krzanich becomes sixth CEO in Intel's history, replacing Paul Otellini
03 May 2013

New Intel “Haswell” microprocessors may need upgraded power supplies

PC makers may need to bin power supply units to use next-generation Intel microprocessors
01 May 2013

Smartphone and tablet demand boosts ARM profits

Pre-tax profits up 31 per cent year-on-year as chip designer benefits from mobile device boom
23 Apr 2013

The USB flash drive is “dying”, says inventor of product

“Connected world” negates need for portable storage, claims Dov Moran
19 Apr 2013

Microsoft and Foxconn sign patent agreement for Chrome devices

Microsoft to receive automatic royalties on patents in future
17 Apr 2013

Intel profits down by a quarter but firm sticks to its forecasts

Q1 profits drop to $2bn and revenues also slip
17 Apr 2013

Microsoft's Xbox 720 to use AMD chips

Cost reduction drive behind switch from IBM's Power PC for next-generation of games system
09 Apr 2013

TSMC 'tapes out' high-performance 64-bit ARMs, ready for production

Taiwan Semiconductor readies 16-nanometre, 64-bit ARM microprocessors for production - in a direct challenge to Intel
04 Apr 2013

In-memory computing market to be worth £700m by 2016 says Gartner

Mainstream adoption beckons for IMC, say analysts
03 Apr 2013

Semiconductor industry hit by falling revenues in 2012

Intel stays top for 21st year in a row, but falling PC sales and competition hits revenues
03 Apr 2013

ARM CEO Warren East to retire – Simon Segars to takeover as new CEO

ARM CEO Warren East to retire – Simon Segars to takeover as new CEO
19 Mar 2013

Intel's Altera deal inaugurates shift into foundry business

Is deal to make cutting-edge FPGA chips for Altera the start of a shift into the foundry business – and the first move to make ARM-based microprocessors for Apple?
27 Feb 2013

NFC 'overhyped' says SAP SVP

Only way technology will take hold is if it can be added to existing devices
26 Feb 2013

PlayStation 4 videogames console announced by Sony

Multiplatform interfacing the focus for new home gaming system
21 Feb 2013