Intel and Broadcom bury the hatchet

Intel and Broadcom bury the hatchet

Intel Corp. and Broadcom Corp. settled Tuesday a trade secret-related lawsuit sparked by Intel almost nine months ago. Intel filed...

November 22nd, 2000 Ashlee Vance

Tokyo retailers jump the gun on Pentium 4

Tokyo retailers jump the gun on Pentium 4

Retailers in Tokyo's Akihabara electronics district over the weekend started selling the first Intel Corp. Pentium 4 processors and motherboards,...

November 20th, 2000 Martyn Williams

High-speed chip advances pose testing risks

High-speed chip advances pose testing risks

Microprocessors giants such as Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) have been performing a risky technological high-wire act...

November 2nd, 2000 Dan Neel

Tuned In and Turned On…Literally

Tuned In and Turned On…Literally

Last August, Kevin Warwick had a silicon chip transponder implanted in his arm, linking him directly to a computer network...

October 25th, 2000 Meg Mitchell

The Electronic Tongue — Not Just a Groovy Name for a Rock Band

The Electronic Tongue — Not Just a Groovy Name for a Rock Band

In general, the human tongue is pretty good at its job: it can distinguish sweet, sour, salt and bitter like...

October 24th, 2000 Canada Staff

Intel reshuffles manufacturing and development execs

Intel reshuffles manufacturing and development execs

Intel Corp. announced Tuesday a series of high-level management changes in its microprocessor development and manufacturing operations. The semiconductor maker...

October 10th, 2000 Linda Rosencrance

Java chip for handheld devices unveiled

Java chip for handheld devices unveiled

Zucotto Systems Inc. formally announced last month its Java microprocessor, which is designed to supercharge Java applications on a range...

October 5th, 2000 John Cox

Chipmaker Conexant splits operations in two

Chipmaker Conexant splits operations in two

Conexant Systems Inc. said Wednesday it plans to separate its operations into two as-yet-unnamed independent communications semiconductor companies. One business...

September 13th, 2000 Ashlee Vance

HEAD: Intel drives up speed of its processors

HEAD: Intel drives up speed of its processors

Not willing to be overtaken in the fast lane, Intel Corp. revved up the speed of its 32-bit processor and...

March 23rd, 2000 Poonam Khanna