Micron enlists IBM to speed up memory chips

November 29, 2011

Micron has enlisted IBM to help build smart memory chips that could drastically speed up the high-performance computers and networking systems that make up the Internet.

Microsoft raises bet on motion-sensing tech

October 30, 2010

MICROSOFT/SPECIAL-REPORTMicrosoft has acquired Canesta, which designs microchips that it says enable computers to see images in three dimensions, according to the privately-held Sunnyvale, California-based company.

A perfect date machine?

September 26, 2009

The world’s biggest microchip company, known for some of the┬ámost dramatic advances in the tech world, this week decided to ask software developers and salespeople for help.

Football in 3D, coming to a theater near you

December 5, 2008

The first-ever 3D broadcast of an NFL game was rushed into movie theaters in three U.S. cities last night, kicking off what many hope could be a new way of generating revenue for theater operators.