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Intel cuts its Q3 revenue forecast by about $1 billion

Poor sales of PCs to enterprises and emerging markets are forcing Intel to cut its forecast for the third quarter.

Quanta to ship low-power Atom server by year's end

Quanta QCT on Thursday announced a new low-power cloud server based on Intel's upcoming Atom processor code-named Centerton, and said the server would ship by...

TSMC's 450mm wafer production to start in 2018, following delays

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) plans to start using 450-millimeter wafers to build its processors in 2018, following delays in the development of...

New Intel Core I7 Extreme Edition chip cracks 3GHz barrier

Intel has started shipping 21 new processors for laptops and desktops, including a new Core i7 chip with a base clock speed of 3GHz, a new high for the company's...

Amazon, Motorola, Nokia to Battle Apple with Tech Announcements

Nokia and Microsoft are expected to kick off the season September 5 by announcing a high-end Lumia phone, probably with a new version of Windows Phone OS.

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IBM and Oracle Present Rival Chips for 'big Iron' Servers

IBM and Oracle shared more details this week about new RISC chips they're building for server customers, the Power7+ in the case of IBM and the T5 for Oracle.

Intel Chips to Support Wireless Charging by 2014

The chipmaker may offer an alternative technology to the Qi standard supported by the Wireless Power Consortium.

Next iPhone Screen Production Delayed By Sharp, Reports Say

Factories may not be able to ramp up fast enough to meet the demand for a refreshed iPhone.

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Up Close With Sharp's Stunning IGZO Display Technology

The new technology will enter production this year and easily surpasses Apple's retina displays.

Foxconn, Sharp Megadeal Still on Hold as Negotiations Roller Coaster Continues

A US$850 million deal between Taiwanese electronics giant Hon Hai Precision Industry and Japan's Sharp was still on hold Friday, as roller-coaster negotiations...

Analysis: New Windows RT Tablets Raise Competition Among ARM Chip Makers

ARM-based chip makers are adding unique capabilities to processors so tablets become more attractive to buyers based on performance and features.

Applied Micro Shows 64-bit ARM Server Chip, Ignites X86 Debate

Applied Micro lifted the curtain on its 64-bit ARM-based server platform at the Hot Chips conference this week and ignited a debate about whether ARM is the...

HP-Oracle Itanium Ruling Becomes Final, Sets Case Toward Jury Trial

A California judge's order that Oracle must keep porting its software to Hewlett-Packard's Itanium platform is now final, setting the stage for a jury trial over...