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  • Intel Corp. held a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday for its first chip factory in China, expanding its presence in the booming Chinese computer industry and boosting Beijing's campaign to lure foreign high-tech investment.

  • AMD Hopes to Regain Share with New 4-Core Chip Sunday, 9 Sep 2007 | 6:11 PM ET

    Advanced Micro Devices  is set to launch its highly publicized new server chip Monday, delivering the biggest jolt to its product lineup in four years.

  • New York's Tech Work Force Tops Silicon Valley Sunday, 9 Sep 2007 | 10:56 AM ET

    Sometimes referred to as Silicon Alley, owing to its purported small size, New York's high technology sector has seldom been seen as a major player.

  • German engineering company Siemens said Friday it will work with Microsoft to develop communication, information, entertainment and navigation products for vehicles.

  • Apple Offers $100 iPhone Rebate; Stock Tumbles Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 7:37 PM ET
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    Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs said Thursday the company will offer a $100 store credit to people who bought the iPhone before an announced $200 price cut, even as investor concerns about Apple's profit margins pushed the company's shares lower for a second consecutive day.

  • National Semiconductor Profit Down as Sales Decline Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 6:45 PM ET

    Chipmaker National Semiconductor said Thursday its fiscal first-quarter profit declined amid lower sales, though results improved sequentially, driven by growth in wireless mobile devices.

  • Apple Makes The Right Call On iPhone Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 4:42 PM ET
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    News of an iPhone price-cut took just about everyone by surprise, not the least of whom were the 270,000 iPhone buyers that first weekend they went on sale, many of whom stood on line for endless hours to plunk down their $599 for device.

  • Apple iPhone A Wrong Number? No Way! Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 1:49 PM ET
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    Apple Inc. unveils a complete redesign of the iPod Nano: the new iPod "Touch" with Wi-Fi, a long-awaited 160 gig iPod "Classic," what promises to be a lucrative partnership with Starbucks. But the headline that torpedoes Apple shares: the $200 iPhone price cut just two months after unveiling what became known as the "Jesus Phone."

  • Intel Introduces New Quad-Core Processors Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | 12:47 PM ET

    Intel on Thursday introduced  high-end processors for computer servers to compete with an upcoming new product from Advanced Micro Devices. Intel said the six new Quad-Core Xeon 7300 series processors can deliver more than twice the performance over its previous-generation dual-core products.

  • Apple iPod Special Event: The Live Blog Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 5:17 PM ET

    The Apple event is over and so is our live blogging. To read the post from the event's beginning, start at the bottom of the page. Thanks everyone, it was a blast to do. 2:20 pm ET:  Event is concluding now. A little technical glitch with her beat machine, but she got that fixed and now KT is performing. Keep watching CNBC and CNBC.com. We may have a special interview coming up.

  • Microsoft Cuts $50 from Zune Price Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 5:16 PM ET

    Microsoft slashed $50 from the price of its Zune digital media player Wednesday, just before Apple announced an iPhone price cut and additions to its market-leading iPod line.

  • Apple Launches New iPods, Slashes iPhone Price Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 3:47 PM ET
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    Apple announced a major overhaul of its iPod line and cut the price of the  iPhone. Shares fell on news that the lower-end iPhone would be slashed 33%, to $399.

  • Yahoo to Buy Internet Ad Network BlueLithium Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 11:21 AM ET

    Yahoo is buying online advertising network BlueLithium for $300 million in cash, building upon an expansion aimed at ending a financial malaise that has ravaged the Internet pioneer's stock price.

  • LSI to Acquire Security Software Maker Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 10:48 AM ET

    Chip maker LSI Corp. said Wednesday it will acquire a silicon and software maker for $85 million in cash to enhance its position in producing security software applications.

  • CDC Software to Acquire Catalyst Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 10:40 AM ET

    CDC Software, a unit of Chinese software, online gaming and Internet service provider CDC Corp., said Wednesday it agreed to purchase software and services provider Catalyst International Inc.

  • Intel Corp. plans to respond quickly to a U.S. Federal Trade Commission request for more information on a plan to merge its flash memory chip business with that of Switzerland's STMicroelectronics NV.

  • Corning to Reaffirm 3Q Outlook Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 9:09 AM ET

    Corning Inc.'s Chairman and Chief Executive Wendell P. Weeks will reaffirm the glass and specialty materials company's third-quarter guidance at a conference Wednesday.

  • Canada's Cognos to Acquire Applix Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 8:53 AM ET

    Cognos Inc., a Canadian software and information technology services provider, said Wednesday it will acquire business analytics software provider Applix Inc. for $339 million in cash.

  • NBC to Sell New TV Shows on Amazon Unbox Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 8:38 AM ET

    NBC Universal said Tuesday it will sell episodes of its new fall television shows using Amazon's Unbox digital download service, after the network failed to reach an agreement with Apple Inc. last week to offer the shows on iTunes.

  • Gateway  said on Wednesday it plans to sell its professional business segment to MPC Corp for about $90 million.