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Taiwan Semiconductor eyes Q2 for next-gen iPhone TouchID production

The company produces the TouchID fingerprint sensor for the iPhone 5S and has reportedly secured the contract for Apple's next handset.

By January 14, 2014

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Foxconn makes 4G play with $390M stake in Taiwan telecom

Apple supplier Foxconn plans to secure a roughly 15% stake in Asia Pacific Telecom as it expands to 4G communications.

By May 27, 2014

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iPhone manufacturers on hiring spree as orders ramp up -- report

Well-known manufacturers Foxconn and Pegatron reportedly are hiring tens of thousands of employees to make the next iPhone.

By June 23, 2014

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Twist: IBM to pay GlobalFoundries $1.5B to offload its chip business

In an unusual move, IBM will pay GlobalFoundries to take the chip business off its hands -- rather than GlobalFoundries paying IBM for the operation.

By October 20, 2014

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Why the larger iPad Pro is a no-show this year

Production issues and a focus on expanding the iPhone supply are just a few reasons why Apple is likely holding off until 2015.

By October 16, 2014

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Tablet stylus maker Adonit expanding into software

Next year, the 180-person company plans to sell software along with its Jot hardware. It won't compete with existing partners like Adobe, though.

By October 16, 2014

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Philips comes full circle with massive bet on lighting and health-tech

The 123-year-old Dutch company has ruthlessly cut ties with TV, audio, and the categories that have made it most famous. Can an ageing population put this venerable firm back on top?

By October 10, 2014

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Small-city mayors: Build your tech hardware in the US

Leaders of cities outside the typical tech metropolises -- specifically cities touched by Tesla's sprawling electric-car operation in California and Nevada -- want a bigger hand in tech manufacturing.

By October 2, 2014

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Costing $200 to make, the iPhone 6 should offer big profits for Apple

Judging from a teardown by researcher IHS, the manufacturing costs of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus should help Apple maintain its margins -- among the highest in the smartphone market.

By September 23, 2014

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Intel doubles down on mobile with $1.5B China investment

Despite a rocky start in mobile, the chipmaker forged ahead with its second major mobile partnership in China this year.

By September 26, 2014