Chips


CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree Won by Kopin’s Whisper Voice Chips

CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree Won by Kopin’s Whisper Voice Chips

The award was given for extending company’s market Extension to Voice for Wearables....

5 days ago, 12:13pm CST

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

A series of brain microchips can now allow a paralyzed person to feel the sense of touch via a robotic extension. This is a mod...

Oct 14 2016, 6:25am CDT

TSMC Reportedly Makes A11 CPU and OLED Chips for 2017 iPhone

TSMC Reportedly Makes A11 CPU and OLED Chips for 2017 iPhone

A new report out of Asia says that TSMC is all over the 10th anniversary iPhone coming in 2017....

Aug 18 2016, 4:11am CDT

Intel to Develop ARM-based Smartphone Chips

Intel to Develop ARM-based Smartphone Chips

Targeting smartphone chipmakers like Qualcomm and potentially Apple, Intel has entered into a new licensing agreement with ri...

Aug 17 2016, 12:58am CDT

Samsung Reportedly Taking on TSMC with FoWLP Chips for Apple iPhone

Samsung Reportedly Taking on TSMC with FoWLP Chips for Apple iPhone

Apple is rumored to adopt Fan-Out Wafer Level Packaging for the 2017 iPhone....

Jun 15 2016, 3:03am CDT

Intel Chips to Be Used in AT&T iPhone 7

Intel Chips to Be Used in AT&T iPhone 7

Apple has reportedly ordered mobile chips from Intel, marking the companies first big mobile deal....

Jun 10 2016, 11:37am CDT

Tiny Lasers Make Chips run Faster

Tiny Lasers Make Chips run Faster

Tiny high-performance lasers grown directly on silicon wafers solve a decades-old semiconductor industry challenge that, until...

Jun 3 2016, 9:32am CDT

MediaTek Develops Chips for Google DayDream VR

MediaTek Develops Chips for Google DayDream VR

Taiwanese fabless semiconductor company MediaTek reportedly moves into SoCs for Virtual Reality....

Jun 3 2016, 5:09am CDT

TSMC Readies Design of 10nm Apple A11 Chips

TSMC Readies Design of 10nm Apple A11 Chips

New report from the Asian supply chain says that TSMC is beginning tape-out of A11 CPU based on 10nm technology....

May 6 2016, 8:33am CDT

Magnetic Chips can Increase Computer Energy Efficiency

Magnetic Chips can Increase Computer Energy Efficiency

Researchers have found that magnetic chips can sharply boost computer energy efficacy....

Mar 14 2016, 8:56am CDT

Samsung To Manufacture Chips For AMD Starting 2016

Samsung To Manufacture Chips For AMD Starting 2016

Samsung has recently been experimenting on various ways to increase the sales of its products.The company, apart from cell phon...

Dec 22 2015, 10:19am CST

Intel Might Be Manufacturing The Next iPhones’ Chips

Intel Might Be Manufacturing The Next iPhones’ Chips

Intel chips will most likely power the iPhone 7....

Oct 17 2015, 11:40am CDT

Samsung Building 12GB Chips for Smartphones

Samsung Building 12GB Chips for Smartphones

When you think about your phone, chances are that you love it and can't think of your life without it. However, many of us have...

Sep 9 2015, 8:59am CDT

Scientists Glue tiny RFID Chips on Bees

Scientists Glue tiny RFID Chips on Bees

A new project tries to understand bees better using tiny RFID chips. Scientists attached chips onto bees to study their movemen...

Aug 25 2015, 2:15am CDT

Old Intel  Chips Are Vulnerable To Security Exploit

Old Intel Chips Are Vulnerable To Security Exploit

Another security concern for Intel chips...

Aug 9 2015, 11:28am CDT

Apple's Next-Generation iPhones to come with Samsung's A9 Chips

Apple's Next-Generation iPhones to come with Samsung's A9 Chips

Samsung will reportedly supply majority of Apple’s A9 chips that will be used in next generation iPhones....

Jan 26 2015, 6:36am CST

Apple might give up Intel for custom A-series chips in new Macs within 1-2 years

Apple might give up Intel for custom A-series chips in new Macs within 1-2 years

Mac buyers in 2016 and beyond could have the option of purchasing a machine powered by Apple's A-series processors...

Jan 15 2015, 12:58pm CST

Apple could be using own chips in future

Apple could be using own chips in future

Analyst says company will stop using Intel...

Jan 15 2015, 7:48am CST

Google Glass to use Intel Chips in Next Version

Google Glass to use Intel Chips in Next Version

A pact with Google Glass will allow Intel access to the wearable market....

Dec 1 2014, 3:07am CST

ITC Urged to Ban Nvidia Chips in the US

ITC Urged to Ban Nvidia Chips in the US

Samsung has asked the agency to block the computer-graphics chips that are made by the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company....

Nov 23 2014, 11:04am CST

Apple’s Mac Lineup Won’t See Intel Broadwell Chips Until Next Year

Apple’s Mac Lineup Won’t See Intel Broadwell Chips Until Next Year

Intel’s delays are likely to have a knock-on effect on Apple’s own release cycle...

Jul 9 2014, 2:48pm CDT

Medical Chips Inside Your Body Get Powered Wirelessly

Medical Chips Inside Your Body Get Powered Wirelessly

Engineers at Stanford University have discovered a way to power medical chips or devices inside your body. This is part of a ne...

May 26 2014, 7:17am CDT

Microsoft Surface Mini to Use Qualcomm Chips

Microsoft Surface Mini to Use Qualcomm Chips

Microsoft is said to launch a small version of its Surface tablet (called Surface mini) on May 20 that will use Qualcomm chips...

May 7 2014, 9:26am CDT

Poker Tournament Refund Occurs After Fake Chips Scandal

Poker Tournament Refund Occurs After Fake Chips Scandal

A refund that amounted to $1.7 million occurred at a poker tournament after a fake chips scandal. The accused man had flushed t...

Apr 16 2014, 9:00am CDT

The new MT6595 chips by MediaTek

The new MT6595 chips by MediaTek

MediaTek announces the production of the world's first octa-core LTE system-on-chip...

Feb 11 2014, 12:45pm CST

China Chips Away At Taiwan's Prized Tablet PC Industry

China Chips Away At Taiwan's Prized Tablet PC Industry

This threat to the Taiwanese economy, which depends on grabbing sizable shares of new IT hardware trends, has already hit contr...

Dec 24 2013, 7:16pm CST

Samsung and TSMC to Construct Apple’s Future Chips

Samsung and TSMC to Construct Apple’s Future Chips

Apple is reportedly keeping the partnership with TSMC and Samsung in terms of developing its upcoming chips...

Dec 18 2013, 11:48am CST

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Samsung considering ID chips for blocking third party accessories

Whenever a product becomes popular, it is always followed by companies creating cheap accessories for it....

Oct 28 2013, 12:31am CDT

Bob Mansfield to Focus on Chips in Apple’s VP Shuffle

Bob Mansfield to Focus on Chips in Apple’s VP Shuffle

Apple is undergoing a major VP shuffle. And in this switchover, Bob Mansfield is going to focus on the chip-making department....

Aug 3 2013, 4:15am CDT

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Apple Reverts to Samsung to Build 14-nm A9 Chips for 2015 Devices

Apple and Samsung have had a love-hate relationship for a long time. But that hasn’t prevented Apple from reverting to Samsung...

Jul 15 2013, 3:20am CDT

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple could be building its own CPUs soon. It has partnered with chip fabrication to further this endeavor....

Jul 13 2013, 6:38am CDT

TSMC nabs deal with Apple to manufacture next-gen chips [Rumor]

TSMC nabs deal with Apple to manufacture next-gen chips [Rumor]

Taiwanese daily newspaper, Digitimes, is reporting that TSMC or the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has finalized a...

Jun 24 2013, 3:26am CDT

Apple orders more iPhone 5 Chips as Demand is Higher than Expected

Apple orders more iPhone 5 Chips as Demand is Higher than Expected

New supply chain rumor says that Apple has ordered a second wave of chips from manufacturers....

Sep 26 2012, 10:10am CDT

The iFixit iPhone 5 Teardown reveals no Samsung Chips Inside

The iFixit iPhone 5 Teardown reveals no Samsung Chips Inside

The iFixit iPhone 5 teardown is here. As always the iFixit Teardown has great photos of each step of taking apart an iPhone 5....

Sep 21 2012, 2:31am CDT

iPhone 5 has no Samsung Memory Chips

New rumor from the supply chain says that Apple has cut memory chip orders from Samsung....

Sep 7 2012, 3:57am CDT

Transparent Memory Chips to bring us fully Transparent Smartphones

Transparent Memory Chips to bring us fully Transparent Smartphones

Want a see-through cellphone you can wrap around your wrist? Rice University unveils new research that enables flexible and tra...

Mar 28 2012, 1:35pm CDT

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Rumors that TSMC takes over Apple CPU manufacturing could be true....

Jul 15 2011, 3:45am CDT

New Dual-Core 3D 1.2 GHz Tegra 2 Chips Coming in Spring

New Dual-Core 3D 1.2 GHz Tegra 2 Chips Coming in Spring

Rejoice! Obsolescence is near....

Jan 24 2011, 6:28am CST

Qualcomm: 1.5 GHz Chips, Q4 2010 or Early 2011?

Qualcomm: 1.5 GHz Chips, Q4 2010 or Early 2011?

The Next Generation Is Coming....

Aug 17 2010, 9:21am CDT

Dual Core Atom Chips To Hit, 2H 2010

Dual Core Atom Chips To Hit, 2H 2010

Earlier this week we brought you news about the upcoming launch of a dual core Atom chip. Now Fudzilla has managed to get their...

Apr 21 2010, 11:03am CDT