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SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Thursday he planned to expand his company's small contract manufacturing business, paving the way for more chipmakers to tap into the world's most advanced process technology.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Thursday he planned to expand his company's small contract manufacturing business, opening the way for more chipmakers to tap into the world's most advanced process technology.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Thursday he plans to expand his company's small contract manufacturing business, opening the way for more chipmakers to tap into the world's most advanced process technology.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 20- Leading mobile chipmaker Qualcomm plans to return 75 percent of free cash flow to shareholders through stock buybacks and increased dividends, Chief Executive Paul Jacobs told analysts at an event on Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- Nvidia Corp gave a revenue forecast for the current quarter that was shy of Wall Street's expectations as the graphics chipmaker faces tough competition in tablets and a slow personal computer market.
Nov 7- FireEye Inc, a technology firm that helps companies fend off cyber attacks, gave a revenue outlook for 2014 that came in ahead of Wall Street forecasts as it posted results for the first time since it went public in September in one of this year's hottest IPOs.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- Not long ago, Kathleen Gaffney was considered the obvious successor to bond guru Dan Fuss, with whom she co-managed the $21.9 billion Loomis Sayles Bond fund for nearly 20 years.
*Backed by PE firms Francisco Partners, Sequoia Capital. Campbell, California- based Barracuda's shares opened at $22.20 and touched a high of $23.77 in morning trading, valuing the company at $1.19 billion. Its rivals include Symantec Corp, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, CommVault Systems Inc and Intel Corp's McAfee unit.
As Intel strives to make sure it's not caught off-guard by future technology trends, its new' Internet of Things Solutions Group' will report directly to Chief Executive Brian Krzanich, according to Doug Davis, the group's general manager.
After a two-month review of strategic options and talks with potential buyers that included Facebook, Lenovo and private equity firms such as Cerberus, BlackBerry said it will abandon a sale. The only formal offer to buy BlackBerry- a tentative one- had come from Fairfax, which wanted to take the company private for $4.7 billion.
DUBLIN, Nov 4- When basketball star Dennis Rodman and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met in May, it had all the hallmarks of Vice Media: crazy stunts with a serious agenda, unguarded answers to naive questioning, reporter and viewer left thinking "Did that just happen?"
SUNNYVALE, California, Nov 3- Tucked away in an air conditioned data center in Silicon Valley is a hodgepodge of black boxes, circuit boards and cooling fans owned by 27- year-old Aaron Jackson-Wilde, a modern-day prospector looking for Bitcoins.
Fairfax, the largest shareholder in BlackBerry with a 10 percent stake, reached a tentative $9- per-share deal with BlackBerry in late September, and has until Nov. 4 to negotiate a definitive agreement.
Oct 30- Chipmaker Intel Corp is having second thoughts about getting into the television business and is in talks with Verizon Communications Inc to take over its Internet TV initiative, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Chipmaker Intel is having second thoughts about its nascent TV service and is in talks with Verizon to take over the business, according to a report.
While discussions were in the advanced stages, it was still unclear if Verizon plans to take full control of Intel's media unit or Intel would maintain a stake in the unit, the report said. Representatives from Intel and Verizon did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
After the open-source software boom of the 1990s, hardware firms are now embracing technology without patents and open to the public.
Oct 25- A U.S. judge accorded class action status to a lawsuit that alleges broad conspiracy among major Silicon Valley companies to suppress employee compensation by not poaching each other's employees, a court filing showed.
*Caterpillar falls after results, chipmakers also drop. NEW YORK, Oct 23- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as shares of heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar and semiconductor companies tumbled after they reported earnings, ending the S&P 500' s four-session streak of record high finishes.
*Caterpillar falls after results, chipmakers also drop. NEW YORK, Oct 23- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as shares of Caterpillar and a group of chipmakers tumbled after they reported earnings, putting the S&P 500 on course to snap a four-session streak of record highs.