PLX Tech stands alone
Semi Conscious 1/18/2013 2 comments
After its proposed acquisition by IDT was blocked by regulators, a leaner version of he PCI Express chip company is moving on.
ASML doubles down on EUV
Semi Conscious 10/18/2012 15 comments
Considering how much is at stake for ASML in the development of extreme ultraviolet lithography, doubling down by buying Cymer makes sense.
Does Amazon want TI's OMAP?
Semi Conscious 10/15/2012 6 comments
Firms won't comment on report by Israeli newspaper that they are in advanced negotiations on the sale of the apps processor line.
The new HP way
Semi Conscious 8/10/2012 10 comments
Another Hewlett-Packard blunder has us wondering if bad acquisitions, layoffs, and scandals are the way of the future for Silicon Valley's original company.
Black Hat goes back to the future
Semi Conscious 7/23/2012 1 comment
To commemorate the 15th anniversary of the annual Black Hat USA information security conference, organizers are bringing back five speakers from the original 1998 event.
Aart de Geus on job sharing
Semi Conscious 5/24/2012 Post a comment
Does the fact that Aart de Geus suddenly has company at the top of Synopsys' org chart mean he's laying the groundwork for his retirement?
A peek at Via Tech's $49 Android PC
Semi Conscious 5/22/2012 7 comments
Taiwanese chip set vendor Via Technologies is hawking a $49 PC system that runs Google's Android operating system and is scheduled to start shipping in July.