Articles By Tom Krazit

Broadcom chip bridges Blu-Ray, HD DVD

Broadcom chip bridges Blu-Ray, HD DVD

Broadcom Corp. could help PC and DVD manufacturers sidestep the choice between two high-definition recording standards with a chip that...

January 3rd, 2006 Tom Krazit
Microsoft, Google settle legal row over Lee

Microsoft, Google settle legal row over Lee

Microsoft Corp. and Google Inc. have resolved their legal differences over Google's hiring of former Microsoft executive Kai-Fu Lee, Microsoft...

January 1st, 2006 Tom Krazit
Santa Claus worm strikes IM clients

Santa Claus worm strikes IM clients

The Santa Claus worm doesn't care whether you've been naughty or nice, but it's making a list of PCs to...

December 20th, 2005 Tom Krazit
IDC predicts slower PC growth in 2006

IDC predicts slower PC growth in 2006

PC shipment growth next year will decline from its current heights, but should still remain strong as users continue to...

December 20th, 2005 Tom Krazit
RIM goes on offensive in patent dispute with NTP

RIM goes on offensive in patent dispute with NTP

Despite expectations by industry and legal analysts that Research in Motion Ltd. (RIM) would settle its ongoing patent dispute with...

December 19th, 2005 Tom Krazit
RIM, NPT in talks to end row

RIM, NPT in talks to end row

Research in Motion Ltd. (RIM) and NTP Inc. are in talks with a mediator in a possible attempt to settle...

December 8th, 2005 Tom Krazit
AMD, IBM step up strain on 65nm chips

AMD, IBM step up strain on 65nm chips

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) and IBM Corp. have added two new forms of strained silicon to their jointly developed...

December 6th, 2005 Tom Krazit
Intel’s flash chip packs more pace and punch

Intel’s flash chip packs more pace and punch

Intel Corp. is expected to announce its latest flash memory product Thursday, improving the speed and lowering the power consumption...

November 17th, 2005 Tom Krazit
AMD aims for four-core Opterons by 2007

AMD aims for four-core Opterons by 2007

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. put a quad-core server processor on its road map and promised to upgrade its software investments,...

November 16th, 2005 Tom Krazit
Intel brings virtualization to desktop chips

Intel brings virtualization to desktop chips

Intel Corp. is expected to unveil two new desktop processors on Monday that come with hardware support for virtualization technologies,...

November 14th, 2005 Tom Krazit