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Qualcomm's newest Snapdragon 865 won't feature 5G integration.

Qualcomm announces flagship Snapdragon 865 chip, won’t have integrated 5G

The next generation of mobile technology is almost here. Companies are starting to roll out 5G networks across America, like T-Mobile, who just rolled out nationwide coverage. However, smartphones and other...
Amazon is developing a custom chip for its data centers.

Amazon unveils quantum computing access for AWS customers

On Monday, Amazon announced that it will be giving its web services customers preview access to cloud-based quantum computing resources. The platform, called Amazon Braket, will allow the e-commerce giant’s corporate...
Texas Instruments designs chips for next gen auto cockpitsvideo

Texas Instruments’ chips are powering tomorrow’s smart cars…today

In the past, consumers prioritized features like fuel economy, towing capacity, and reliability when purchasing a vehicle. While buyers still factor these qualities into their purchases, they now look for maximum...
Component supply rebounds in Q2

3 ways semiconductor companies can reduce supply chain problems  

Though it’s impossible to eliminate supply chain risk, chipmakers can take steps to mitigate their exposure. Recently, businesses spend management (BSM) platform Coupa published a paper offering different tips on how...
Where can you buy a Huawei phone from in the US?

New Huawei smartphone teardown reveals chipset surprise

Huawei continues to defy expectations as the firm recently generated a record $86 billion in revenue in the first three quarters of this year. A new report from the Wall Street Journal...
Intel and Facebook team on new AI chip

Intel to outsource component manufacturing to meet high demand

Last week, Intel published a letter for its clients alerting them to an issue regarding its supply chain. The firm is currently experiencing a shortage of 14-nanometer (nm) chipsets due to...
Amazon is developing a custom chip for its data centers.

Report: Amazon developing its own ARM-based data center processor

A key reason why Amazon is one of the world’s most successful companies is that it continually strives to optimize its operations. Indeed, in recent months, the Big Tech firm has...
intel presents at Computex 2019 along with AMD and others

Intel to debut new artificial intelligence chip in 2020

Currently, Intel controls 95 percent of the data center chipset market. Accordingly, the company continually develops new server semiconductors for its clients that are faster, more powerful, and more affordable. However,...
MediaTek partners with Intel for 5G laptop chips

Intel and MediaTek-powered 5G laptops coming in 2021

On Monday, Intel announced it had partnered with MediaTek to develop components for 5G enabled laptops. As part of the deal, the Santa Clara, California-based chipmaker will provide the software and...
AMD's Threadripper 3990X promises 64 cores of rendering performance.

AMD’s 64 core third-gen Threadripper CPU coming in 2020

Those following news in the CPU world are likely familiar with rumors that AMD will release details about its forthcoming Ryzen Threadripper 3990X this January at CES. In a pleasant surprise...

GM, LG Chem to build $2.3 billion electric vehicle battery plant...

The electric vehicle trend is growing at breakneck speed. More battery-powered cars are appearing on the streets every day as consumer demand continues to...