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07.04.12
Qualcomm enlists Samsung, UMC to help meet 28nm Snapdragon S4 demand
07.04.12

Qualcomm enlists Samsung, UMC to help meet 28nm Snapdragon S4 demand

Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 chipset is certainly hot (well, not too hot), but it looks like demand is...

By Z. Honig,   07.04.12
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07.02.12
Micron scoops up Elpida Memory, 50-percent production boost for $2.5 billion
07.02.12

Micron scoops up Elpida Memory, 50-percent production boost for $2.5 billion

There's no question that Micron has shifted its focus away from PCs in favor of producing componen...

By Z. Honig,   07.02.12
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06.11.12
Newport Media claims tiniest, lowest-power 802.11n WiFi chip yet, smartphones get a little less thirsty
06.11.12

Newport Media claims tiniest, lowest-power 802.11n WiFi chip yet, smartphones get a little less thirsty

Cellular chipsets get all the love these days, but it's WiFi that's still the most ubiquitous -- a...

By J. Fingas,   06.11.12
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05.24.12
AT&T validates NVIDIA Icera 410 LTE modem for use on its network
05.24.12

AT&T validates NVIDIA Icera 410 LTE modem for use on its network

NVIDIA, likely feeling the sting of not having an LTE presence on some of the biggest carriers in...

By B. Molen,   05.24.12
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05.15.12
AMD reveals Trinity specs, claims to beat Intel on price, multimedia, gaming
05.15.12

AMD reveals Trinity specs, claims to beat Intel on price, multimedia, gaming

Itching for the details of AMD's latest Accelerated Processing Units (APUs)? Then get ready to scr...

By S. Sakr,   05.15.12
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05.08.12
Qualcomm gets on the Band 41 bandwagon, pledges support for Clearwire's upcoming LTE TDD network
05.08.12

Qualcomm gets on the Band 41 bandwagon, pledges support for Clearwire's upcoming LTE TDD network

Not exactly groundbreaking news here -- Clearwire's impending LTE TDD network is happening, regard...

By D. Murph,   05.08.12
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04.09.12
An early look at Ivy Bridge motherboards: or, the side order without the main
04.09.12

An early look at Ivy Bridge motherboards: or, the side order without the main

Ssshh. Ivy Bridge is officially still a mystery, remember? Nevertheless, through some quirk of chro...

By S. Sakr,   04.09.12
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02.29.12
Broadcom: 802.11ac chipsets already in preproduction, preparing router invasion in summer
02.29.12

Broadcom: 802.11ac chipsets already in preproduction, preparing router invasion in summer

Broadcom might have unveiled a bevy of 802.11ac chipsets back at CES, however when it came to avail...

By D. Cesa,   02.29.12
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02.13.12
MediaTek sees no reason cheap phones can't have Ice Cream Sandwich too
02.13.12

MediaTek sees no reason cheap phones can't have Ice Cream Sandwich too

If you don't want to drop $300 on a phone we don't blame you -- honestly, the idea makes us feel a...

By T. O'Brien,   02.13.12
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