Microprocessors

Platform News: Apple retail store

Apple sales and profit top estimates as hit from chip shortages eases

Apple Inc has reported record sales in the holiday quarter, beating estimates due to high iPhone demand and growing subscribers, even as a chips shortage that it said has begun eas...

Platform News: Apple logo on the side of a building

How Apple is gaining smartphone customers during a chip shortage

Apple Inc is eating into its rivals’ smartphone market share as the iPhone maker navigates through a global chip crunch better than other mobile phone makers, according to da...

Platform Industry: Intel semiconductors and chipmaker

Intel fails to overturn $2.18 billion patent verdict, plans appeal

A US judge has rejected Intel Corp’s request to set aside a jury verdict ordering the chipmaker to pay VLSI Technology LLC $2.18 billion for patent infringement.

Chipmakers

US senators propose 25% tax credit for semiconductor manufacturing

A bipartisan group of US senators have proposed a 25% tax credit for investments in semiconductor manufacturing as Congress works to increase US chip production.

Platform News: Intel logo on a retail window in the US

Intel gets US licences to supply some products to Huawei Technologies

Intel Corp has received licences from US government to continue supplying certain products to Huawei Technologies, a company spokesman has said.