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Apple keeping PA Semi chips around for military

Apple doesn't really want the Pwrficient chips it acquired from PA Semi along with the chipmaker's engineers and patents, but it's going to keep them around for a period of time to satisfy PA Semi's current heavy-hitting customers.

By May 16, 2008

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Report: Apple wants PA Semi's engineers, not its chips

EETimes says PA Semi is telling customers that it no longer plans to produce PWRficient chips after being acquired by Apple, which wants just its intellectual property and engineering talent.

By April 24, 2008

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Apple's PA Semi acquisition to result in new iPhone processor after all

Apple's PA Semi acquisition to result in new iPhone processor after all

By September 15, 2008

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A PowerPC in your iPhone?

A PowerPC in your iPhone?

By April 23, 2008

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Apple's peculiar purchase-- the six Ps of PA Semi

Glaskowsky tries to make some sense of Apple's purchase of chip-design firm PA Semi.

By April 25, 2008

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Apple acquires low-power chip designer PA Semi

Apple apparently wants to use PA Semi's PowerPC instruction set chips in future iPhones and iPods, which would require a port of its operating system away from ARM's chips and deal a significant blow to good friend Intel.

By April 22, 2008

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Apple's latest chip gamble

The Mac maker must have something in mind for the products of PA Semi, a chipmaker it acquired this week for $278 million. But what?

By April 23, 2008