Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: Former AMD chief tells a bit — but not all
The last time the tech world heard of Hector Ruiz was when his name came up during the Galleon Group inside trading case. Now, the former AMD chief has penned a memoir — but don’t look for full disclosure.
AMD's Loss Widens Sharply
Advanced Micro Devices reported its fourth-quarter loss widened as the chip maker continued to struggle with soft demand for personal computers.
Tech Stocks: Apple, chips lead tech sector gains
Shares of Apple rise on a report of negotiations with China Mobile. Chip stocks are also up, with Intel and AMD leading the mini-rally.
Tech Stocks: Apple, Yahoo slip, but Amazon rises
Shares of Apple and Yahoo slip Monday, but Amazon jumps on a Morgan Stanley upgrade. Facebook, AMD and Intel also advance.
Stocks to Watch: Stocks to watch at CES: Intel, Qualcomm
The early round of news conferences at the Consumer Electronics Show on Monday will highlight chip-makers such as Intel, AMD and Qualcomm, as well as big electronics firms such as Sony and Samsung.