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renesas

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Sony mulls purchase of Renesas chip plant, report says

The company is interested in acquiring Renesas' LSI chip production facility and converting it to a CMOS sensor facility.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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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 Apr. 1, 2014

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Sony said to be talking to Apple about camera for 'new' iPhone

Sony could double the number of sensors it supplies to Apple if it cements a deal as a supplier for a new iPhone.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Memory makeover: DRAM days numbered as Japan eyes MRAM

DRAM has been around a long, long time. Is MRAM the next big memory thing?

By Nov. 24, 2013

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Nokia's wireless-modem business fetches $200 million

Semiconductor firm Renesas Electronic is buying the unit, which includes LTE, HSPA, and GSM technologies and patents.

By Jul. 6, 2010

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The big threat: Chip shortage

Automotive News reports on how earthquake damage in Japan could be affecting the supply of automotive electronic components.

By Apr. 11, 2011

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Broadcom CTO's crystal ball shows wearable widgets, gigabit broadband (Q&A)

In an in-depth interview, Henry Samueli predicts a lot more bits in our future with multigigabit Wi-Fi, LTE, and home broadband. Moore's Law is a tougher challenge, but Broadcom plans high-end CPUs, too.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Small Apple tablet chatter gets louder from suppliers

Leaks about a so-called "iPad-mini" continue to trickle out from Asia-based publications, which in turn are apparently getting their information from component manufacturers.

By Mar. 5, 2012

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Double-speed USB 3.0 to arrive next year

The first devices that take advantage of the new standard's 10Gbps data-transfer speed should arrive in 2014. Too bad for Thunderbolt.

By Jan. 6, 2013

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USB cables could power PCs, peripherals

A higher-wattage variation of USB means you could use it to charge your laptop, not just your phone. The first devices supporting the standard could arrive this year.

By Sep. 14, 2012