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China stockpiles US computer chips as 'Silicon Curtain’ falls

December 04, 2019 7:40 pm

The risk of a “silicon curtain” descending is real for many Chinese firms who are not yet able to source high-tech components domestically.

Binge eating potato chips during pregnancy might be harmful for the foetus, finds study

May 26, 2019 12:36 pm

Published in The Journal of Physiology, the findings found that eating a diet with three times the recommended daily intake of linoleic acid might be harmful in pregnancy.

Qualcomm could launch Snapdragon 8150 processor in Hawaii on December 4

November 25, 2018 7:39 pm

Qualcomm is hosting an event on Decmeber 4, that is expected to see the global launch of the Snapdragon 855/8150 processor.

New chemical-sensing chip sniffs out cocaine within minutes: Study

May 08, 2018 10:20 pm

Researchers have developed a new chip, that can identify cocaine through smell, that could be integrated into hand-held portable devices.

Qualcomm raises offer for NXP, Elliott backs new bid

February 20, 2018 6:45 pm

Smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm has raised its offer price for NXP Semiconductors, which the US company wishes to acquire in order to avoid the latest Broadcom bid.

Samsung Electronics' surge knocks Intel off chipmaking perch

January 31, 2018 4:18 pm

Samsung Electronic's recent results made it the world's largest chip manufacturer, a crown held by Intel since 1992.

Samsung Electronics earnings soar courtesy record-breaking chip profit

January 31, 2018 2:04 pm

South Korean tech giant Samsung has registered chip sales worth 12 trillion won in Q4 2017.

Samsung pips Intel to become top global semiconductor player

January 04, 2018 4:48 pm

Market research firm Gartner said Samsung has emerged the world's largest semiconductor manufacturer in 2017, surpassing chip major Intel.

Global sales of semiconductors to rise in 2018: Report

January 01, 2018 4:07 pm

Global market observers feel that the demand for NAND flash memory chips and dynamic random access memory (Dram) will rise in 2018, but at a lower rate than last year.

Obsessed with takeaway orders? Think twice

December 05, 2014 11:59 am

Ordering a takeaway is an appealing option. But it may affect our teeth. So, think before you eat.