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Apr 24, 2014 - 12:43 AM EDT — AAPL: 528.74 (-2.959, -0.56%) | NASDAQ: 4138.842 (-22.616, -0.54%)

Tag: chips

  1. Apple blows away the competition as usual

    Extremely smart design choices that Apple made…

  2. Apple’s 64-bit Cyclone microarchitecture detailed

    Concrete information on what Apple’s first 64-bit ARMv8 architecture looks like…

  3. Apple the world’s top semiconductor buyer in 2013 by a large margin

    Apple remained the world’s largest buyer of semiconductor chips in 2013…

  4. TSMC, Samsung get orders for Apple’s next-gen 14/16nm A-series chips, sources say

    Samsung Electronics has signed a contract for the production of Apple’s…

  5. How Steve Jobs saved Apple’s bacon with an outstretched ARM

    The chip designers at ARM Holdings have turned the computing world upside down…

  6. GlobalFoundries to produce Apple A-series chips in Upstate New York fab

    GlobalFoundries is preparing to make chips for Apple’s iPhone and iPad…

  7. Will Intel help Apple finally dump Samsung?

    Chip giant Intel badly needs to find a new growth driver…

  8. iPad Air’s Apple A7 chip identical to the iPhone’s, but with higher clock speed

    For the first time since the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S shared the A5 SoC…

  9. Apple’s revolutionary 64-bit iPhone 5s breaks records to become ‘fastest phone ever tested’

    Researchers independently tested the processing speeds and performance…

  10. Samsung to stamp out 30-40% of Apple’s next-gen ‘A8′ chips, South Korean report claims

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will handle the majority…

  11. Is Apple using Intel to fabricate their 64-bit A7 processors?

    To get 1 billion transistors on a 102 sq. mm chip would require…

  12. Apple’s A7 processor expected to be 20% more efficient than A6; debut in ‘iPhone 5S’

    With each successive iPhone generation, Apple has introduced a new processor design…

  13. New 2013 MacBook Air marks the beginning of end of Apple-Intel partnership

    Apple’s new MacBook Air marks the beginning of the end of the decade-long marriage between Apple and Intel…

  14. Apple ramps up iPhone, iPad chip orders, sources say

    Apple has stepped up its pace of chip orders indicating the vendor…

  15. RUMOR: Apple buys Taiwan fab to stamp its own chips

    Despite all that talk that Apple is striking a deal with TSMC…

  16. Apple buys into chip fab, plans to build its own silicon, report claims

    Apple may move beyond designing silicon and actually build its own mobile chips…

  17. Samsung is about to experience the ‘Apple tsunami’

    According to a new report from Asia today…

  18. Why Apple just made a huge mistake by signing with TSMC

    What began as a rumor is now news: Apple plans to sever…

  19. Apple to buy chips from TSMC as it attempts to extricate itself from dependency on Samsung

    In the past year, Apple executives have expressed concern that their dependence on Samsung…

  20. How long before Apple dumps Intel from MacBook Air?

    Apple is preparing to swoop in and make its own…

  21. TSMC wins three-year deal to supply Apple with A8, A9, and A9X chips, say sources

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and…

  22. Should Apple buy Intel?

    Getting rid of Samsung as a processor supplier and, at the same time…

  23. Intel’s first quarter result offer more evidence of Windows PC decline

    Intel reported another decline in chip sales for Windows PCs…

  24. All not so rosy on the Samsung front

    By this time next year things could get much worse for Samsung…

  25. ARM’s CEO Warren East to step down after 12 years

    Warren East, who led ARM Holdings from start-up to near monopoly…