Can’t find a socket to charge your phone? IDT’s got a solution.

March 26, 2012
IDT’s wireless recharging chips, on right, versus a rival product.

(Updates with cost details)

Chipmakers most creative, drugmakers least?

November 15, 2011

Chipmakers including Intel and Qualcomm make up the world’s most innovative industry, according to a new analysis of patents by Thomson Reuters that is equally notable for some of the companies it does not include.

Chip icon TJ Rodgers turns his tech to winemaking

November 9, 2011

Silicon Valley icon TJ Rodgers is applying his knack for engineering to create “the New World’s” best Pinot Noir. This week he gave a handful of reporters a tour of his Clos de la Tech winery in the Santa Cruz mountains — and a taste of his wares.

Tech wrap: Broadcom buys NetLogic

September 12, 2011

Chipmaker Broadcom Corp plans to buy NetLogic Microsystems Inc for about $3.7 billion to expand its lineup of chips used in wireless network equipment to take advantage of growing demand for mobile data services.