When Wendell Brooks was promoted to president of Intel Capital, the investment arm of the chip giant in 2014, he knew he had big shoes to fill. He was taking over from Arvind Sodhani, who had run the investment component for 28 years since its inception. Today, the company confirmed reports that he...

When Wendell Brooks was promoted to president of Intel Capital, the investment arm of the chip giant in 2014, he knew he had big shoes to fill. He was taking over from Arvind Sodhani, who had run the investment component for 28 years since its inception. Today, the company confirmed reports that he...

When Wendell Brooks was promoted to president of Intel Capital, the investment arm of the chip giant in 2014, he knew he had big shoes to fill. He was taking over from Arvind Sodhani, who had run the investment component for 28 years since its inception. Today, the company confirmed reports that he...

Snacks are a perfect companion for when you are lazing around, watching movies on Netflix, or just relaxing. It’s like, snacks elevate the whole experience! Korean snacks make for a delightful pastime when hanging out with your friends. They are tasty and addictive.Check out: Iconic Korean Drinks...

Shares of Chinese heavyweight chipmaker SMIC jumped more than 200% during its Thursday debut on the Shanghai tech bourse while those listed on the Hong Kong exchange fell 17%, signaling skepticism from global investors.Why it matters: The contrast shows that international investors are cool on...

Huawei said Tuesday the UK’s decision to ban the Chinese telecommunications equipment maker from its 5G networks was “disappointing” and urged the country to “reconsider.”Why it matters: The British government said that banning Huawei gear was due to “uncertainty” around the...

Huawei said Monday its revenue during the first half of the year grew 13.1%, a significant slowdown from the same period last year as the company faces stricter sanctions from the United States.Why it matters: The Shenzhen-based telecommunications gear maker’s business in the first six...

China is set for its biggest stock sale in a decade when homegrown chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) debuts on Shanghai’s Nasdaq-style STAR Market at the end of this month.Backed by heavy subscriptions by mainland investors, the Hong Kong-listed company could raise as...

China’s biggest server maker, Inspur, said Friday that Intel has resumed shipments to it. The American chipmaker briefly suspended shipment after Inspur was added to a US list of Chinese companies it deems military-controlled.Why it matters: The list, announced by the US Department of...

In the chip game, more is usually better and to that end, Ampere announced the next chip on its product roadmap today, the Altra Max, a 128 core processor, the company says is designed specifically to handle cloud native, containerized workloads. What’s more, the company has designed the chip, so...

Arm’s China subsidiary appears in be in open conflict with headquarters, as it rejected a decision by the British chipmaker to fire China chief Allan Wu.Details: Arm China, a joint venture set up by Arm Ltd and a Chinese investment consortium in 2018, said in a company statement (in...

On May 15, the world’s largest contract chipmaker announced plans to open a production plant, or “fab,” in Arizona, US. If you know the industry, it doesn’t seem to make business sense: the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will build a 5nm fab in Phoenix, Arizona and...

As the US moves to cut Huawei off from global chip manufacturing, experts say the domestic market doesn’t offer a replacement. Flagship domestic semiconductor fabrication company SMIC can’t handle state of the art products, and itself is vulnerable to being disrupted by a US export ban.The...

New export ban rules announced by the US Department of Commerce could be the blow that finally incapacitates Huawei, cutting off its ability to create advanced semiconductors.Whilst rules passed by the Department of Commerce last year blocked Huawei from Google Services, reducing Huawei’s...