Micron will buy Qimonda's 35.6 percent stake in Inotera Memories.
A sharp decrease in RAM prices because of a surplus in a low-demand market makes it easier to upgrade your current system.
Samsung Electronics and Rambus say they have reached an agreement settling all claims between them.
Taiwan government rules out state-backed consolidation of memory chipmakers. New government-backed entity will focus on acquiring technologies and tapping existing plants.
Taiwan named a chip industry veteran to head a state-backed company that will merge six memory chipmakers.
Hynix, one of the world's largest memory chipmakers, is slashing output. This may ease oversupply in the market.
Memory chip prices shot up on Monday--a welcome bit of news for beleaguered chipmakers. But it took the failure of a large German chipmaker to make this happen.
Rambus has prevailed once again in a case claiming it obtained crucial patents on memory technology through fraudulent means, which could set the stage for future royalties.
Court declines to hear appeal by the Federal Trade Commission in seven-year antitrust battle with chip designer.
Shares of the memory chipmaker plunge after a federal judge postpones indefinitely the long-running cases filed against a slew of memory makers.