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The search giant could switch from the currently favoured x86 processors designed by Intel to their customized system based on ARM designs

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Silicon Fen waits nervously as the microchip maker considers dramatic changes to its accounting methods

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A GROUP of microchip designers from Acorn Computer has secured $13m of start-up funding to finance a new silicon chip venture with a view to floating on Nasdaq within four years.

Network: Processors that are faster than the speed of light?

Nanolaser technology is set to revolutionise computer chip-making.

First profit fall clips Fairey's wings

FAIREY, the electronics group, disappointed yesterday by reporting its first fall in profits in its 10-year history and warning that recovery is not likely until the end of the year.

Intel pays $2.2bn for chip-maker

INTEL, the world's largest chip maker, has agreed to buy a rival US chip company, Level One Communications, for $2.2bn (pounds 1.4bn) in stock.

Investment: Upbeat prospects for chip designer

INTERNET STOCKS may be the flavour of the moment. But in recent months canny investors have been ignoring the hype and paying more attention to ARM, the British computer chip designer that is taking the semiconductor world by storm.

Morgan shares plunge after profit warning

SHOCK WAVES reverberated through the engineering sector yesterday after Morgan Crucible, the industrial ceramics group, issued a profits warning and announced 1,000 jobs losses worldwide.
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