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Apple in talks to buy Japanese chipmaker, report says

Apple may be looking to acquire a unit of Renesas Electronics that makes LCD chips for mobile devices, according to a Nikkei report. The deal could be worth close to half a billion dollars.

By April 1, 2014

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Apple buys another chipmaker

The iPhone maker has picked up Passif Semiconductor, a small California company that makes low-power communications chips.

By August 1, 2013

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Apple, Intel suffering from the seven-year itch?

Published report says Apple is exploring ways to replace Intel by using a homegrown chip design technology.

By November 5, 2012

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Samsung chip architect leaves for Apple

The battle over smartphones spilled over into chip design as a top Samsung designer split for Apple.

By October 11, 2012

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Apple's A6 chip development detailed

Analyst Linley Gwennap explains the development Apple's A6 in the iPhone 5.

By September 17, 2012

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A6 chip: More Apple, less ARM

The A6 used in the iPhone 5 may be more of an Apple creation than previous chips.

By September 16, 2012

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Apple buys chipmaker Intrinsity

The company rumored to be the maker of the chip inside the iPad has been acquired by Apple. It's Apple's fourth acquisition since last fall.

By April 27, 2010

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Anobit acquisition keeps Apple ahead in flash memory

Apple's reported acquisition of Anobit gets it into the flash memory big leagues--if it wasn't there already.

By December 22, 2011

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Apple picks up legal win, a chip company, and a Grammy

Slow news week with the holidays in full swing? Not so fast. It's been a busy week for Apple, with a notable legal victory, a reported half-billion-dollar acquisition, and a Grammy honor for late co-founder Steve Jobs.

By December 24, 2011

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Apple to buy Anobit, a flash memory startup?

Anobit's Memory Signal Processing technology includes proprietary signal processing algorithms along with advanced error correction and innovative flash management schemes.

By December 13, 2011