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Intel to buy Altera for $16.7B as chipmakers consolidate

The world's largest chipmaker, looking ahead to changes in computing, makes its biggest acquisition ever.

By June 1, 2015

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Intel's $15B deal for chipmaker Altera heats back up

Yet another multibillion-dollar deal in the chips world could be coming as soon as next week, according to a report.

By May 29, 2015

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Chipmakers Avago, Broadcom join forces in $37B merger

The combination continues the consolidation in the chips business, as firms bulk up to better supply components to more connected gadgets.

By May 28, 2015

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Slow but steady progress as Intel strives to be more diverse

The chipmaker's latest diversity report shows some gains in its goal to increase diversity, though its ranks of underrepresented minorities hasn't changed much.

By February 3, 2016

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Amazon rebuffs idea of partnering with PayPal

The e-commerce titan has instead focused on its own online payment method, and says more than 23 million customers have used its Pay With Amazon service.

By January 26, 2016

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Chipmakers NXP and Freescale to combine in $11.8 billion deal

The two companies may potentially develop new Internet of Things chips together.

By March 2, 2015

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Camera, radar and lasers line-up to enable the self-driving car

Automotive chipmaker Renesas gives CNET a look into how sensor data comes together as a crucial step in the development of self-driving cars.

By January 6, 2016

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Intel wants to do for drones what it did for PCs

The chipmaker acquires German drone company Ascending Technologies as it expands to technology beyond the PC.

By January 4, 2016

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Intel's CES 2016 press conference: Join us Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. PT (live blog)

On January 5, the chipmaker will show off what it's got up its sleeve. What's expected: a big focus on sports and wearables.

By January 4, 2016

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Smallest radar chip for cars is the size of a postage stamp

Chipmaker NXP has a new radar transceiver built for the automotive market, unveiled at CES today, measuring just 7.5 millimeters per side.

By January 4, 2016