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Rice-led project aims to boost performance on microprocessors

The USA's Rice University has been given a US$16 million fund to develop a new set of tools that can improve the performance of virtually any application running on any microprocessor. more

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Mobile Phone Market Poised for Slowdown in 2009

The impact of the global economic crisis will spread to the mobile phone market resulting in a downturn in shipments in 2009. According to IDC, total mobile phone volumes will be 2.2% lower in 2009 than 2008 levels, more

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Wireless Semiconductors Outgrow Overall Chip Market in 2007

Riding the momentum of continued strong demand growth for mobile handsets, sales of semiconductors for wireless products rose at a faster pace than the overall chip market in 2007, according to iSuppli. more

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Handset Market Growth Drops to 6% in 2008

The global handset market is forecast to see slowing growth for 2008, with year-on-year growth only achieving 5.7% according to the IMS Research Online Cellular Database.  more

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AT&T Agrees to Asset Sales for DOJ OK on Dobson Deal

Justice Department antitrust authorities Tuesday said they would require AT&T to sell assets in seven markets in order to win approval for its acquisition of Dobson Communications.  more

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Consolidation Strikes the Mobile Phone Baseband Semiconductor Market

As the mobile-handset market goes, so goes the mobile-handset semiconductor market - and right now both areas are going through a period of consolidation that may lead to a significant winnowing of baseband chip suppliers, according to iSuppli. more

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ITC Imposes Partial Import Ban On Qualcomm Chips

The International Trade Commission on Thursday imposed a partial ban on the imports of 3G cellular phones using Qualcomm's microchips in a ruling over a patent dispute between the company and rival Broadcom. more

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AT&T Deal Seeks Growth Through Cingular

NEW YORK -(Dow Jones)- The prospects of fully owning the faster growing Cingular Wireless business and gaining access to BellSouth's lucrative southeast market may have been the catalyst for AT&T's US$67 billion acquisition of the Baby Bell.  more

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