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Intel hires former GlobalFoundries, IBM chip executive

2:29am IST

Intel Corp has hired Gary Patton, who was chief technology officer at semiconductor maker GlobalFoundries, according to an internal Intel memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday.

Aeva shrinks size, cost of crucial self-driving sensor; deepens VW ties

11 Dec 2019

Aeva Inc said it has shrunk the main components of its "lidar" self-driving car sensor onto a single chip, a move it expects to dramatically lower the price of a sensor widely considered a bottleneck in the mass production of autonomous vehicles.

Apple has 'deep concerns' that ex-employees accused of theft will flee to China

10 Dec 2019

SAN JOSE, California Apple Inc on Monday told a federal court it has "deep concerns" that two Chinese-born former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored.

Apple buys first-ever carbon-free aluminum from Alcoa-Rio Tinto venture

05 Dec 2019

Apple Inc on Thursday said it has bought the first-ever commercial batch of carbon-free aluminum from a joint venture between two of the world's biggest aluminum suppliers.

Xiaomi, Oppo to use Qualcomm's newest mobile phone chips

04 Dec 2019

Two fast-growing Chinese phone brands said on Tuesday that they will adopt Qualcomm Inc's newest 5G chip in their flagship devices early next year.

Apple 'taking a deeper look' at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

30 Nov 2019

Apple Inc is "taking a deeper look at how we handle disputed borders" after it referred to the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula as part of Russia in its Maps and Weather apps for Russian users, a company spokeswoman told Reuters on Friday.

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