New tech used by Apple and Microsoft promises to uncork bottlenecks. That's great for computer users who want new features, but brings new complications for those who build our software.
Big Blue's researchers have demonstrated fiber-optic technology that could help computers break through today's speed limits by transferring data faster.
Samsung Electronics President Young Sohn says the products, which combine hardware and software, are a complete system for building devices that connect to the Internet.
Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?
The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.
Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.
The smartphone giant expects second-quarter operating profit to decline 4 percent and miss analysts' expectations.
Researchers have created a "heart on a chip" using actual cardiac muscles to help test the effects of heart medication.
A higher-precision image sensor approach lets your phone detect fine movements like finger-pinch gestures made away from the screen.
The company lost $4.2 billion in mobile last year but hopes these new chips will help turn that business around.