Intellectual Ventures has acquired the patent portfolio of Transmeta, formerly a supplier of Intel-compatible x86 processors.
The struggling chipmaker agrees to be sold to video chipmaker Novafora for $255.6 million in cash.
Blade servers are popular today, but they've changed considerably from the original concept.
Agreement covers all of Transmeta's patents and patent applications, as well as the LongRun2 suite of advanced power management technologies.
Peter Glaskowsky wraps up the Speeds and Feeds blog with the announcement that he has been hired by Intel.
Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang dismisses rumors that the graphics chip supplier is working on an Intel-compatible chip.
The low-power chip guru plans to join Intel's enterprise group after a career spent trying to take the world's larger chip maker down a peg.
Transmeta received the $150 million settlement from Intel, now what?
The chip designer announces it hired Piper Jaffray to help review an unsolicited buyout offer from investor Riley Investment Management.
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