pa semi

  • Apple Continues To Morph Into The Chocolate Factory. Expect Fewer Gobstopper Leaks.

    Apple Continues To Morph Into The Chocolate Factory. Expect Fewer Gobstopper Leaks.

    Lost iPhone prototypes aside, most Apple leaks tend to come from partners companies tasked with helping to build something Apple needs for a particular product. After all, Apple can’t do it all, itself. Well, not yet anyway. A report today in the New York Times confirms earlier rumors that Apple has purchased Austin, Texas-based chip company Intrinsity. And yes, it appears that company… Read More

  • Battle Cry? Google Buys Stealth Company Founded By Guys That Spurned Apple

    Battle Cry? Google Buys Stealth Company Founded By Guys That Spurned Apple

    The whole Apple/Google thing continues to get more interesting. The two tech giant buddies are now clearly at odds with one another (coffee dates and all). The iPhone and Android are already at war. And soon, the two will be at war in ads (AdSense vs. iAds) and portable computing (iPads versus Chrome OS netbooks). And leading up to those wars, both have been making some interesting hires… Read More

  • Per Linked-in profile page, new iPhone ARM CPU in the works

    Back when Apple scooped up PA Semi in April, most of us knew that the firm’s chips were going to make their way into next-gen iPhones, but Apple was mum on the subject. Not Wei-han Lien though; he posted his current project up on the social networking site, Linked-In, for the whole world to see Apple’s secret plans. Read More