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Micron to buy major Apple supplier Elpida, takes on Samsung

U.S.-based Micron could become a major supplier of memory chips to Apple when it completes the purchase of Japan-based Elpida.

By July 2, 2012

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Elpida buyout would make Micron major Apple chip supplier

Micron may become a major supplier of memory chips to Apple if it completes the purchase of Japan-based Elpida, the third-largest memory chip manufacturer.

By May 10, 2012

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Chipmakers losing billions on DRAM as iPad dominates

Did you know that Apple ships more iPads than Dell ships PCs? Chipmakers that have bet their business on the global demand for DRAM chips know this and it's freaking them out.

By December 1, 2011

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Apple is turning more to giant US chipmaker -- no, it's not Intel

Micron Technology is a very big chipmaker that's closer to Apple than it ever has been.

By April 6, 2014

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Rambus bags last major litigation target Micron

Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.

By December 10, 2013

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MacBook Pro Retina 2013 teardown: Tough fix, good parts

The new 15-inch and 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina models have a lot going for them, but repairability isn't one of them.

By October 24, 2013

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Micron completes $2 billion buy of chip supplier to Apple

Idaho-based Micron Technology immediately becomes one of the largest suppliers of mobile memory for popular products like the iPad and iPhone.

By July 31, 2013

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Hey, Obama, Romney, there's a lot of U.S. stuff in the iPhone 5

U.S. brands populate the inside of the iPhone. That tends to get overlooked in debates short on nuance.

By October 21, 2012

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Apple reportedly cuts order for Samsung chips for new iPhone

iPhone maker has reduced its order for NAND and DRAM chips from its courtroom foe, industry sources report.

By September 6, 2012

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iPhone 5 reveals Qualcomm, SanDisk as big winners

A teardown by IHS iSuppli shows Apple updated most components in the latest device and included some new suppliers.

By September 25, 2012