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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 December 4, 2013

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Samsung, Philips, Infineon fined millions over chip price fixing

Samsung, Philips and Infineon Technologies get slammed by the European Commission for allegedly fixing the price of chips used in SIM cards.

By September 3, 2014

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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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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 February 11, 2014

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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 December 4, 2013

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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 November 24, 2013

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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 January 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 September 14, 2012

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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 March 5, 2012

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Disasters, economic malaise whack chip industry

Tough times are hitting the semiconductor business, with analyst firm IHS predicting only meager revenue growth this year.

By November 17, 2011