Intel said it will bring elements from the Larrabee graphics processor inside CPUs, a day after announcing the chip's demise.
IDC on Thursday said tablet shipments could top 46 million by 2014.
Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology are researching ways to harvest energy from motions like walking or running to power consumer electronics.
Sprint will start selling HTC's Evo 4G smartphone in the U.S. starting June 4.
Intel CEO Paul Otellini said netbooks are on the rise as consumers purchase the device as a primary PC.
Apple's launch of the iPad could have triggered the change of a tablet computing product name from WePad to WeTab.
Intel plans to next year release the successor to its recently released eigh-core server chip.
The U.S. International Trade Commission will investigate Apple's multitouch products based on a complaint filed by Taiwanese company Elan.
Intel on Tuesday reported strong earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2010, with the company calling it the "best first quarter ever."
Microsoft has doubled the storage on its Zune HD device to 64GB.
Intel will ship systems with the experimental 48-core chip in a few months.
Tablets like Apple's iPad could bite into netbook shipments, DisplaySearch said.
Intel CEO Paul Otellini's pay package jumped by 17 percent to $14.12 million in the 2009 fiscal year, thanks to performance-linked awards. Intel also removed pay freezes to employees in the wake of better performance.
HP settles with inkjet vendors for selling products that allegedly violated patents.
Intel will announce the eight-core Nehalem-EX chips this month, an Intel official said.