Qualcomm pays $1.4B for Nuvia, a server chip designer founded by ex-Apple execs

Nuvia has been trying to change data centers by designing high-performance chips that are more power efficient like mobile processors. Getty Images Qualcomm is betting big on a company designing powerful but power-efficient chips for data centers — $1.4 billion big. The company on Wednesday said it has reached a deal to acquire Nuvia, a […]

Intel CEO Bob Swan will step down next month

James Martin/CNET After just two years in the role, Intel CEO Bob Swan will step down effective Feb. 15, the company said in a press release on Wednesday. Pat Gelsinger, the CEO of software company VMware, has been appointed the new CEO of Intel. “The board is...

Uber appeals California’s $59M fine over data on sexual assaults

Uber was the first ride-hailing company to voluntarily release a transparency report about serious safety incidents. Angela Lang/CNET California’s Public Utilities Commission fined Uber $59 million in December for refusing to turn over detailed information about...