Mobile hardware engineering chief's exit may not have been solely related to iPhone 4 antenna issues. A report says it was due to his failure to thrive in Apple's corporate culture.
The executive Apple fought IBM for just over a year ago leaves Apple in the wake of the iPhone 4 antenna mess.
The PC and server chipmaker will soon announce Raja Koduri is joining AMD's team to work on graphics chip design, CNET has exclusively learned.
A judge has granted IBM's request for an injunction preventing former executive Mark Papermaster from joining Apple as its new head of iPhone development.
New iPhone chief Mark Papermaster won't be using his chip development skills at Apple, having been chosen for a completely new role based on his leadership ability.
The battle over smartphones spilled over into chip design as a top Samsung designer split for Apple.
Mansfield, Apple's senior hardware chief and one of the company's most visible execs, unretires for another tour of duty.
This month an Apple chip designer goes to AMD. Last month it was an AMD chip guy joining Apple.
Apple's senior vice president of hardware engineering Bob Mansfield will retire, Apple says. The company has already named a replacement.
Apple's new iPhone hardware chief has now started working for the company, just as Apple beefs up its chip design expertise with another hire.