IBM offloads chip unit 
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Reports revenue drop of four percent.
 
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Malay and Chinese staff en-route to factory.
 
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Q4 earnings down 1.1 percent.
 
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Three-magnon splitting could enable future spintronics.
 
Myanmar loses internet connection 
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Massive DDoS attack against country.
 
ASKAP radio chip could enter mobile market 
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Potential for smaller, more energy-efficient devices.
 
Zurich loses financial details of 51,000 UK customers 
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No evidence data has been misused.
 
Semiconductor business has hit the bottom says Gartner 
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Sees orders picking up, but a memory crash is coming.
 
Semiconductor sales slide 
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Down over a quarter for the year.
 
U.S. nuclear weapons lab loses 67 computers 
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The mention of nuclear weapons laboratories rarely has a calming effect on anyone, even less so when the mention involves 67 lost or stolen computers.
 
Ink breakthrough heralds bendy PC screens 
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Researchers in the US claim to have developed a type of soluble semiconductor ink which could help to make bendable computer screens a reality.
 
Semiconductor industry facing dark times 
Nov 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
The semiconductor industry is in for a rough ride for the foreseeable future, according to analyst firm Gartner.
 
ATO loses thousands of records on unencrypted CD 
By Kathryn Small | Oct 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Australian Taxation Office lost an unencrypted CD containing thousands of personal details – and waited three weeks to inform those affected of the loss.
 
Semiconductor spending falls by a quarter 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
Gartner has warned that spending on semiconductor capital has collapsed, and is not likely to recover until 2010.
 
Hacker Gary McKinnon loses appeal, U.S. extradition looms 
By Paul Fisher | Aug 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
Gary McKinnon, the alleged NASA hacker, has failed in his last-ditch appeal to the European Court of Human Rights to have his extradition to the United States quashed.
 
BBC loses burglar's dream data 
By Stewart Meagher | Aug 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
The BBC has given one lucky thief the opportunity of a lifetime by becoming the latest British institution to find itself at the centre of a loss of data scandal.
 
Semiconductor and computer shipments rose in Q1  
By Egan Orion | Jul 2, 2008 | Comment Now 
Chip and PC sales increased in recent months compared to last year, semiconductor and computer industry analysts have reported.
 
GPS semiconductor firms face 'uncertain future' 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
Semiconductor vendors that pioneered the GPS market are facing an "uncertain future", experts warn..
 
GaN transistors to replace silicon in 'extreme' devices 
By Liz Tay | May 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
A chemical compound known as gallium nitrade (GaN) could replace silicon for high-power and high-temperature electronics.
 
US State Department loses a lot of laptops 
By Egan Orion | May 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
It has surfaced that the US State Department can't account for up to about 1,000 laptops, perhaps as many as 400 of which belonged to the department's Anti-Terrorism Assistance ...
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