Friday, Dec 01, 2023 | Last Update : 01:26 PM IST


Manish Tewari | War of the chips

The semiconductor industry requires two key resources sand and freshwater. They are the basic raw materials

23 May 2021 12:40 AM

Huawei US blacklisting knocks semiconductor stocks

The selling was particularly amplified as investors exited bullish positions built up in the trade-sensitive sector in recent months.

21 May 2019 10:53 AM

Samsung Electronics quarter one earnings under pressure as chip prices fall

The tech giant took the exceptional step last week of issuing a pre-guidance warning that the quarter would likely miss market expectations.

04 Apr 2019 3:33 PM

Intel makes interim CEO Swan permanent, bucking history of insiders

Swan, 58, who was previously Intel’s chief financial officer, served as eBay Inc’s CFO for nine years.

01 Feb 2019 4:12 PM

Weak Intel outlook stokes fears of a chip slowdown

The company’s shares fell 6.7 per cent in extended trading as the news further stoked fears of an industry slowdown.

25 Jan 2019 12:00 PM


Texas Instruments, other chip maker results spark rally

Xilinx surged 8 per cent in extended trade after the programmable chipmaker’s quarterly results and outlook beat analysts’ expectations.

24 Jan 2019 10:07 AM

US to ban sale of chips, components to Huawei, ZTE

An indictment could be coming soon on allegations that Huawei stole T-Mobile technology, called Tappy.

17 Jan 2019 9:58 AM

CES 2019: AMD shows off 7nm chips, aims at Intel, Nvidia

AMD gave a preview of AMD’s third-generation Ryzen CPU chips for desktop users at the Gadget Show.

10 Jan 2019 10:26 AM

NXP, French company club in for self-driving car chips

NXP has never specialized in the kind of heavy-duty computing chips required to interpret the mass of sensor data.

09 Jan 2019 12:01 PM

German supplier unveils new self-driving car computer, adds Xilinx chips

ZF is a supplier of transmissions and other critical parts which has branched into sensors and computers for self-driving vehicle systems.

08 Jan 2019 10:18 AM


zGlue pitches 'chiplets' to make custom chips for startups

Custom-designed chips power top-tier smartphones from companies such as Apple Inc and Huawei Technologies Ltd.

08 Jan 2019 10:14 AM

Samsung braces for profit drop as China slowdown chips away at demand

Revenue is expected to have slipped 5 percent, hurt by lower memory-chip shipments.

07 Jan 2019 9:40 AM

Amazon launches machine learning chip, taking on Nvidia, Intel

Amazon’s so-called “Inferentia” chip announced on Wednesday will help with what researchers call inference.

29 Nov 2018 8:02 AM

Launch of new iPhones helps chipmaker AMS's profit surge

AMS said third-quarter adjusted earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) reached USD 60.2 million.

23 Oct 2018 8:29 AM

Samsung third-quarter profit seen at record, but peaking, as chips shine

The big boon for Samsung has been a spike in prices for DRAM chips.

02 Oct 2018 1:22 PM


Intel says has adequate chips to meet targets amid supply crunch

Shares of the world’s second-largest chipmaker rose 3 per cent to $47.26 after the announcement.

29 Sep 2018 11:57 AM

Nvidia unveils new chip technology for filmmakers

Nvidia rolled out its newest generation of chip technology, called Turing after the legendary British computer scientist Alan Turing.

14 Aug 2018 7:45 AM

Porn shows up on free school tablets from HRD ministry in Chattisgarh

The tablets are infected with a virus possibly after a principal clicked on a porn or spam link.

03 Aug 2018 10:01 AM

Find out how you reheat chips without getting them soggy

One chip expert reveals what is the best way to reheat the leftover fries the next day without turning them limp and lifeless.

14 Mar 2018 6:18 PM

Scientists say chemical used in McDonald's chips can cure baldness

Method generated fresh follicles capable of sprouting new hair and within days the lab rodents had furry backs and scalps.

05 Feb 2018 1:45 PM