Broadcom puts Wi-Fi into one chip

Broadcom puts Wi-Fi into one chip

Wi-Fi won't weigh down handheld devices as much starting in the fourth quarter, as Broadcom Corp. introduces a single-chip component...

September 8th, 2003 Stephen Lawson

NEC, Samsung developments drive device miniaturization

NEC, Samsung developments drive device miniaturization

Japan's NEC Corp. and South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. each announced Monday the development of new devices that should...

February 6th, 2003 Martyn Williams

IBM speeds up transistor for wireless chips

IBM speeds up transistor for wireless chips

IBM Corp. scientists have developed a transistor that can run at 350GHz, nearly three times faster than any transistor available...

November 3rd, 2002 Joris Evers

Debate over desktop processors in notebooks heats up

Debate over desktop processors in notebooks heats up

Notebooks with desktop processors may promise better performance than those with notebook chips, but the added processing power means nothing...

August 7th, 2002 Tom Krazit

Intel introduces high performance flash memory chips

Intel introduces high performance flash memory chips

Intel Corp. announced Wednesday its next generation of flash memory chips for cellular phones and handheld devices which will increase...

April 17th, 2002 Ephraim Schwartz

Crusoe problems blamed on software emulation

Crusoe problems blamed on software emulation

A software emulation technique used inside Transmeta Corp.'s Crusoe processor that hinders the performance of the low-power chip could be...

November 14th, 2000 Dan Neel