Sure, gaming demand is making it hard to procure new GPUs from Nvidia and AMD, but the launches coincide with a surge in Bitcoin. Cryptomining may be about to pick up again.
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Under Monday's reorg, Dr. Ann Kelleher will lead technology development.
Intel's launch comes as the company is in a dogfight with AMD, which has been upping its innovation cadence and powering more systems.
Broadcom is getting clubbed with export restrictions and geopolitical issues as its second quarter sales fell short of expectations.
For AMD, the partnership with Samsung gives it more heft to expand its graphics knowhow into smartphones and other mobile markets.
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Qualcomm's outlook for the fourth quarter is solid, but the company is likely to give up on its purchase of NXP.
Broadcom makes another pitch and Qualcomm's top execs may be listening to a best and final offer.
Qualcomm updated its Snapdragon processor lineup for smartphones and its wearable platform for a bevy of emerging devices.
Qualcomm's latest graphics and image processing platform promises to improve the image and graphics processing for things like computer vision in mobile devices.