Chips and components

Intel revenues fall five per cent on desktop PC decline

Intel Haswell 4th generation Core chip
New CEO Brian Krzanich promises to 'fight on the desktop, in the data centre, and the ultra-mobile market segment'
17 Jul 2013

Revised benchmark downgrades Intel Atom against ARM

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Row over microprocessor benchmark's accuracy leads to 20 per cent downgrade for Intel Atom
15 Jul 2013

The future for Microsoft: behind Ballmer’s Build bluster

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Steve Ballmer’s keynote at Build 2013 was a third-party sales tour de force, but it left a few loose ends dangling on the hardware front
09 Jul 2013

Top 10 PC, mobile and tablet stories of 2013 so far

The definitive breakdown of this year's hottest topics in the world of PC, laptop, mobile and tablet
21 Jun 2013

Google named in suspected fibre ‘tie-up’ with Colt managed IT services

Could Google Fiber Europe expansion soon be a reality?
18 Jun 2013

Crowdfunded Fairphone goes into production

New phone aims to draw attention to dire conditions in the electronics supply chain
10 Jun 2013

Intel reveals Haswell PC and server microprocessors

Intel claims reduced power consumption for next-generation PC and server processors
03 Jun 2013

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

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

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

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