As Intel mulls a plan to expand its contract-manufacturing operations, the company has lost ground as the world's top semiconductor company to chip suppliers benefitting from the success of mobile devices, according to a study by IC Insights released on Monday. Based on revenue, Intel remained the top semiconductor company, but has lost market share to Samsung and Qualcomm,...
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Intel is trying its damndest to compete in the mobile game, that much is clear. Its new Atom 22-nanometer Silvermont chipsets could help give the chip maker a boost, but that's not going to happen anytime soon. For years, Intel, which designs the -x86 based chip, ignored the mobile computing game, allowing technology from ARM Holdings to win the...
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Intel provided new details of its next generation of chips for mobile devices, stating that they can triple calculating speed compared with prior chips.
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Rumor out of Taiwan suggests Intel may deliver foundry services to Apple as it ramps future-gen A7 chips for production, seeks to reduce dependence of Samsung.
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Altera announced an agreement with Intel to manufacture Altera's programmable chips on Intel's cutting-edge 14 nanometer technology.
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Filed under: Investing Samsung's latest Galaxy has been met with lukewarm reviews. You have to wonder why the company that had Apple having to do battle for the first time since the iPhone was released didn't finish the job. Either Samsung could not, or possibly in chose to wait until it could rely on its own operating system rather than Google Android. With Tizen, the...
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It looks like the perfect partnership. Intel needs to make chips on a large scale again to keep profits coming in, and Apple needs to reduce its reliance on arch rival Samsung for mobile processors.
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Last month, screenshots of a Samsung smart watch OS surfaced via a Korean message board. Adorned with "Samsung Altius" branding, the various screens indicated a streamlined 500x500 resolution LCD display. The leak suggested that Samsung was gearing up to beat Apple to the smart watch race. Today, however, it's completely confirmed -- and Samsung has apparently been busy.
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Investors were hungry for chips after an eagerly awaited product launch in New York. After Samsung, South Korea’s electronics giant,...
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Filed under: Investing NVIDIA had better watch its back -- a new high-tech collaboration is threatening to undermine the chip maker's dominance in mobile graphics. Yesterday, Taiwan Semiconductor and British chip designer Imagination Technologies agreed to work together to design 3-D transistors based on Imagination's PowerVR graphics processors. Imagination already has its...
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