Latest Intel Corp. Stories

2009-11-05 06:20:00

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo filed an antitrust lawsuit against Intel Corp. on Wednesday, accusing the world's largest chipmaker of threatening computer firms and paying billions in kickbacks to protect its market dominance. "Rather than compete fairly, Intel used bribery and coercion to maintain a stranglehold on the market," said Cuomo in a statement. "Intel's actions not only unfairly restricted potential competitors, but also hurt average consumers who were robbed of better...

2009-10-26 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oclaro (Nasdaq: OCLR), a leading supplier of optical components and modules for communications, industrial and consumer applications, today announced the availability of a new VCSEL laser for the rapidly-developing Intel Light Peak technology market, designed to leverage optical technology to connect electronic devices such as peripherals, workstations, displays, disk drives and docking stations. Intel's Light Peak technology is...

2009-09-23 06:00:53

A swift turnaround in the global PC market may help the sector exceed expectations this year, said Intel Corp. CEO Paul Otellini at the Intel Developers' Forum conference on Tuesday. Otellini's remarks were more bullish than those of many analysts. Indeed, the AP cited market research firms IDC and Gartner as having both predicted a year-over-year fall in PC shipments in 2009. Should that occur, it would be the first such drop since 2001. Declining corporate spending has been a drag on the...

2009-09-10 09:01:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Routers Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109904/World-Routers-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Routers in US$ Millions. The major End use markets analyzed are Service Providers, Enterprises, and Research/Education & Other Markets. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for North America, Europe,...

2009-09-08 08:10:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Nanomemory http://www.reportlinker.com/p0131221/Nanomemory.html This report analyzes the Global Market for Nanomemory in Millions of US$. The types of Nanomemory technologies discussed in the report include: Ferroelectric Random Access Memory or FRAM, Magnetoresitive Random Access Memory or MRAM, Ovonic Unified Memory, Holographic Memory, Nano-RAM or NRAM,...

2009-07-15 14:03:24

Stocks rallied on Wednesday in light of reports of stronger second-quarter numbers from US chipmaker Intel Corp. On Tuesday, Intel reported a much stronger second-quarter finish than Wall Street analysts had projected, resulting in a 7.5 percent increase in its stock price during after-hours trading. Intel's better-than-expected results spurred confidence among traders on Wall Street on Wednesday. The firm posted a net loss of $398 million, or 7 cents per share, due in part to $1.45 billion...

2009-06-24 09:15:00

Intel Corp and Nokia on Tuesday announced the formation of a new alliance to develop a new variety of smartphones. The new agreement marks Intel's first major step into the market of mobile devices. Under the collaboration, Intel will gain a Nokia HSPA/3G modem IP license for future products. "The Nokia modem license complements Intel's broadband wireless technologies and will enable the company to extend chipset solutions incorporating Nokia's modem technologies across its mobility offerings...

2009-06-18 13:23:53

Intel Corp. is going to phase out some of its brands in order to focus on fewer top names as the company seeks new markets such as mobile devices. Intel said on Wednesday that it will stop using "Centrino" to refer to personal computers starting next year.  Instead, it will use that brand to refer to WiFi and WiMax-based wireless products. Intel also said it would phase out sub-categories of its Core brand, such as "Core 2 Duo" which has been used in Apple products. "We have a complex...

2009-06-02 10:30:00

The largest chipmaker in the world, Intel Corp., launched on Monday a lighter, power-saving microprocessor intended for use in ultra-thin laptops. The new processor comes during a time when investors fear that cheaper processors like the Atom, designed for use in ultra-cheap netbooks, are taking over the market share for more expensive chips. Asustek and Acer said that they will build laptops that have the chip, and Microsoft has ensured its software supports it. By the fourth quarter of...

2009-05-27 15:10:00

Intel Corp. said Wednesday that the record-setting $1.5 billion antitrust fine imposed by the European Union would not affect the company's dividends or investments. "There's still plenty of cash flow from operations to invest in our business, pay the fine and pay the dividend," said Intel CFO Stacy Smith during an analyst event in London. "As we've said in the Q1 earnings call, we are not having any conversations about cutting the dividend." Smith's presentation included a slide indicating...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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