Tech news tagged ‘Texas Instruments’

Texas Instruments buys National Semiconductor!

Very big news this morning – is this the biggest new story we will report this year? Texas Instruments has announced that it will acquire National Semiconductor in an all-cash transaction of around $6.5 billion.The deal brings together two of the analogue and power semiconductor market’s two…

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TI uses UMC to fab Nokia chipset

The Chipworks blog is proving to be a rich vein of information at the moment. The firm’s Jim Morrison has posted a story about a 65nm Nokia baseband processor, which although designed and packaged by Texas Instruments looks like it was manufactured by UMC. The picture on the left…

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