Chips

02.22.13
Qualcomm outs global LTE chip, claims a world first
02.22.13

Qualcomm outs global LTE chip, claims a world first

Global flavors of LTE bands can be a hassle for travelers and firms making multiple versions of th...

By A. Santos,   02.22.13
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01.22.13
AMD hires chip experts from Qualcomm and Apple, aims to move beyond the PC
01.22.13

AMD hires chip experts from Qualcomm and Apple, aims to move beyond the PC

Even more transfer news from chipmakers, although this one isn't quite as litigious. AMD has hired...

By M. Smith,   01.22.13
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01.16.13
Reality Absorption Field: What happens in Vegas
01.16.13

Reality Absorption Field: What happens in Vegas

A few years ago, a senior Apple executive was once told that, even though Apple did not exhibit...

By Ross Rubin,   01.16.13
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12.04.12
Apple hiring former Texas Instruments chip designers for Israeli R&D center
12.04.12

Apple hiring former Texas Instruments chip designers for Israeli R&D center

Texas Instruments' loss is looking to be Apple's gain. In its efforts to shrink its global workfo...

By R. Nelson,   12.04.12
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11.14.12
Samsung denies rumor of increased cost of chip production
11.14.12

Samsung denies rumor of increased cost of chip production

Word's been going around that due to the recent friction between Apple and Samsung on the end p...

By M. Schramm,   11.14.12
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11.05.12
Mansfield may lead Apple away from Intel chips in Macs
11.05.12

Mansfield may lead Apple away from Intel chips in Macs

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple's Technologies group, headed by senior vice president Bob Mansf...

By R. Nelson,   11.05.12
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10.17.12
Intel roadmap reveals 10-core Xeon E5-2600 V2 Ivy Bridge CPU
10.17.12

Intel roadmap reveals 10-core Xeon E5-2600 V2 Ivy Bridge CPU

Intel may have recently spilled its Q3 guts for 2012, but we highly doubt that the chip maker plan...

By M. Hearn,   10.17.12
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09.04.12
Intel finishes crossing the Ivy Bridge with new desktop Core i3 models
09.04.12

Intel finishes crossing the Ivy Bridge with new desktop Core i3 models

Intel has been staggering the rollout of its Ivy Bridge processors over the space of nearly half a...

By J. Fingas,   09.04.12
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08.04.12
IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier
08.04.12

IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier

Ten-core, 2.4GHz Xeons? Pshaw. IBM is used to the kind of clock speeds and brute force power that...

By J. Fingas,   08.04.12
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