U.K. Microprocessor Firm Ups Offer For U.S. Chip Designer MIPS: $100M Cash For MIPS’ Operating Business, “Certain” Patents

U.K. microprocessor firm Imagination Technologies will be hoping it's third time lucky in its bid to acquire the operating business and "certain" patents from U.S. chip designer MIPS Technologies. The

Brightcove Comes To Yahoo Connected TVs, But Web Video Is Still Stuck In Widget Hell

<img src="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/tv_widgets_yahoo_1.jpeg" alt="" /> If you own an Internet-connected TV that is compatible with Yahoo's TV widgets (AKA, a <a href="

Very-basic Alpha 400 netbook costs under $200

Interesting. Geeks.com is selling something called the Alpha 400, which is probably about as close to the original concept of the netbook as it gets. Linux operating system? Check. Low-power processor