European equities closed mixed on Tuesday, having wobbled in-and-out of positive territory on a day of disappointing earnings.» Read More
From Qualcomm and Intel to MediaTek, Marvell and Broadcom, the suppliers of the crucial components that power smartphone applications and drive high-speed wireless connections are scrambling to capitalize on opportunities taking shape as Chinese brands and telecoms carriers such as China Mobile gear up for 4 G LTE, or Long-Term Evolution.
LONDON, Feb 4- British chip designer ARM Holdings missed fourth-quarter expectations for royalty revenue from the use of its processors in smartphones because of slower growth in sales by Apple and Samsung.
LONDON, Feb 4- British chip designer ARM Holdings met earnings expectations in the fourth quarter, as licence sales offset slower growth in royalties from the use of its technology in smartphones made by Apple and Samsung.
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan 28- Facebook Inc's executive in charge of revolutionizing data centers on Tuesday lauded low-energy server technology that is expected to compete against heavyweight Intel Corp..
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan 28- Facebook Inc's hardware whiz in charge of revolutionizing data centers lauded on Tuesday low-energy server technology which is expected to compete against heavyweight Intel Corp..
Intel said on Wednesday that providers of data-center services would begin offering their customers details about the Intel chips used to power their servers- helping those customers make better buying decisions.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to further Wall Street gains on Monday, following last week's strong third-quarter growth number.
Apple shares received a bounce Monday But analysts have told CNBC that any upside for the U.S. technology giant could be limited.
Companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Dec 13- British chip designer ARM Holdings Plc's shares rose as much as 5.7 percent after Bloomberg reported on Thursday that Google Inc may use ARM's technology to design its own server processors. A deal between ARM and Google could dent Intel's dominance in the server market as Google is one of the biggest buyers of server chips.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Dec 13- British chip designer ARM Holdings Plc's shares rose as much as 5.5 percent after a media report that Google Inc was considering using ARM's chips to design its own server processors.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 9- Qualcomm Inc said on Monday it will make smartphone chips with 64- bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple Inc and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets.
Jose Martins Soares, a chief strategist in emerging markets at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, says the "millennials" are a huge investment opportunity.
European shares closed higher following the latest U.S. jobs report.
*Royalty worries weigh on ARM Holdings. *Gjensidige beats forecast, announces special dividend. LONDON, Oct 22- Mixed results on a big day for corporate earnings halted European equity markets near five-year highs on Tuesday, as investors awaited delayed U.S. jobs data.
*ARM Holdings hit by royalty concerns. *Norwegian insurer Gjensidige rallies after earnings beat. LONDON, Oct 22- European shares were flat in early trade following a mixed batch of company reports, with airlines the top fallers after weak results from Germany's Lufthansa.
The proposed merger between Applied Materials and rival chipmaker Tokyo Electron will not be allowed by U.S. regulators, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
NEW YORK, Sept 23- Microsoft Corp on Monday unveiled faster, more powerful versions of its Surface tablets in an effort to boost poor sales and mount a stronger challenge Apple Inc's iPad. At an event in New York, Microsoft unveiled the new Surface 2, which runs on a low-power chip designed by ARM Holdings Plc.
NEW YORK, Sept 23- Microsoft Corp on Monday announced updated versions of its Surface tablets in an effort to boost poor sales and challenge Apple Inc's iPad. The software company said the Surface 2, which runs on a low-power chip designed by ARM Holdings Plc, will start at $449 for the 32 GB version.