Communications chipmaker buys handheld assets from Advanced Micro Devices, including graphics chip technology. AMD will get $65 million in cash.
In some important market segments, Advanced Micro Devices' chip strategy was not promising. But whether this had anything to do with the CEO's ouster, is not clear.
AMD offers new mobile phone graphics technology and hooks up with STMicroelectronics
Company appears to be focusing a lot of attention on future Moorestown silicon that will go into mobile phones.
AMD-based netbook-like laptop seen at Computex doesn't mean AMD is getting into the netbook space because, according to the chipmaker, it's already there.
The Zodiac is a slick multimedia Palm and portable gaming device, but its success will depend on its game library.
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While the new processor is a bit of a disappointment, this high-powered handheld is worth the price.
The G1000 is both big and heavy, but its plentiful features are worth the weight.