PDA chip content to 'inch up' in 2002, says report News & Analysis 3/26/2002 Post a comment EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Unit shipments of personal digital assistants (PDAs), also known handheld computers, are expected to grow from 12.1 million systems in 2001 to about 50 million units in 2006, according to a new report from iSuppli Corp.
AMD claims desktop PC processor share grew to 22% in 2001 News & Analysis 3/14/2002 Post a comment SUNNYVALE, Calif.--Declaring an uphill victory over archrival Intel Corp., executives at Advanced Micro Devices Inc. today cited new market share estimates from Dataquest Inc. that show AMD gaining ground in several desktop computer segments on its much bigger competitor in PC processors.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.