£24 billion, I really think so
British chip designer ARM has just agreed to be bought by the Japanese giant SoftBank for £24 billion.
Low powered Skylake-U
Chipzilla has quietly added a new mobile chip to its pricelist.
One more SKU than Haswell-E
A Chinese website has leaked details about Broadwell-E which sounds pretty plausible.
Packed full of open source goodness
The BBC has shown the final design of its Micro Bit educationally-targeted microcontroller.
Stanford University finding
Boffins at Stanford University have found that the wires in a chip perform 30 percent better when they are wrapped in graphene.
No liquidity problem
A team of Standford researches have been up on the roof during a lightning storm too many times and have emerged with a computer which powers the processor with water .
Better graphics and video apparently
Chipzilla opened Computex in Taipei today talking up its new augmented Broadwell H range.
Wood chip on the wall
U.S. and Chinese boffins have come up with wooden semiconductor chips which have the advantage of being biodegradable and a lot cheaper than conventional semiconductors.
Itanium chugs on and but it will be overweight
Chipzilla has been making mutterings about its much neglected Itanium product, which seem to indicate that it will be downgraded to an elderly process