A star-struck market will watch next week as the titans of tech gather for two major events. In New York, the Cowen Technology Conference promises significant updates from world's the biggest makers of PC chips and phone chips respectively. Intel (INTC) delivers the keynote address on Wednesday, while Texas Instruments (TXN) does the honors on Thursday.
In California, the "D: All Things Digital" conference will bring together Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. It's a unique joint interview with the digital revolutionaries behind Apple (AAPL) and Microsoft. (MSFT)
Is tech spending finally ready to pick up? Well we may find out next week?