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Intel's Otellini: Netbook market on the rise

Intel CEO Paul Otellini said netbooks are on the rise as consumers purchase the device as a primary PC.

WePad name change precedes iPad's Europe invasion

Apple's launch of the iPad could have triggered the change of a tablet computing product name from WePad to WeTab.

Intel to exceed eight cores with Nehalem-EX successor

Intel plans to next year release the successor to its recently released eigh-core server chip.

ITC to investigate multitouch patent complaint against Apple

The U.S. International Trade Commission will investigate Apple's multitouch products based on a complaint filed by Taiwanese company Elan.

Intel reports 'best first quarter ever'

Intel on Tuesday reported strong earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2010, with the company calling it the "best first quarter ever."

Microsoft doubles Zune HD storage to 64GB

Microsoft has doubled the storage on its Zune HD device to 64GB.

Intel to ship samples of experimental 48-core processor

Intel will ship systems with the experimental 48-core chip in a few months.

Tablets could slow netbook shipments in 2010

Tablets like Apple's iPad could bite into netbook shipments, DisplaySearch said.

Intel CEO Otellini's pay package jumps 17 percent

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 cases with inkjet cartridge vendors

HP settles with inkjet vendors for selling products that allegedly violated patents.

Intel to launch eight-core Nehalem-EX this month

Intel will announce the eight-core Nehalem-EX chips this month, an Intel official said.

Gartner: PC shipments to grow by 20 percent this year

Gartner upgraded its forecast for PC shipments this year to grow by 20 percent.

Sony developing devices to compete with Apple

Sony is developing a new tablet-like device and a smartphone in an effort to compete with Apple.

Tivo's new set-top box unites TV, Internet programming

Tivo introduced a new set-top box that unites programming from TV broadcasts and the Internet.

Study: DRAM industry on the road to recovery

The DRAM industry is recovering from a slump as revenue more than doubled during the fourth quarter of 2009, iSuppli said in a study.