Updated September 1, 2010
Research firm Gartner reduces its sales forecast for the last half of this year by 2 percent. The news follows Intel’s profit warning. And have you noticed that Cisco is trading at 52-week low?
Updated August 30, 2010
Infineon operates a research-and-development and manufacturing facility in Durham, N.C.
August 27, 2010
In a statement Friday, the company said it is seeing “weaker than expected demand for consumer PCs in mature markets,” including the U.S. and Europe.
August 23, 2010
A chip shortage means Apple Inc.’s rivals are having trouble making enough phones to compete with the iPhone, a problem expected to persist through the holidays. It’s also affecting wireless carriers, some of which are seeing delays in improving their networks, and it could even raise computer prices.
August 20, 2010
A summary of recent earnings reports for selected technology companies and what they reveal about the state of spending and the overall economy from The AP.
August 19, 2010
Analysis: McAfee will hand the title of largest pureplay security vendor to Trend Micro in return for the multiple benefits of joining a much larger organization including revenue stability, ability to increase cross-selling, product integration, and access to greater financial resources.
Intel to acquire McAfee
Updated August 19, 2010
The chip giant offers a premium of $20 a share for California-based McAfee. Intel calls security third pillar of computing along with PC performance and connectivity.
August 10, 2010
Weakening economy leads PC makers, including Morrisville-based Lenovo, to reduce chip orders, analyst says. Overall chip sector takes a hit as two analysts warn that PC demand is slacking.
Updated July 21, 2010
Working with National Science Foundation and University of Connecticut, the Semiconductor Research Corporation and Duke find way to improve semiconductor quality.