• Forget Snapdragon: Google Could Fight iPhone with Its Own gChips

    6 monthes ago - By Tom's Guide

    Future Google Pixel handsets and tablets will most likely run on chips designed by the search giant itself.
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  • Google adds former Intel, Qualcomm engineers to chip design team

    Google adds former Intel, Qualcomm engineers to chip design team

    6 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Google has reportedly hired several microchip engineers in Bengaluru, India over the last few months and may have plans to hire more. According to Business Insider , LinkedIn profiles, job postings and two industry executives have confirmed the hirings as part of the company's goal to design chips for its devices internally. Additionally, Business Insider says Google is the first among the big internet companies to build a site in Bengaluru. The city has become a leading hub for semiconductor design in the last two decades, and several traditional chipmakers have large presences there...
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  • Google is poaching Qualcomm and Intel engineers for its new chip design team

    Google is poaching Qualcomm and Intel engineers for its new chip design team

    6 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Google is expanding its efforts to design its own smartphone and data center chips by building a new team of engineers dedicated to the project in Bengaluru, an up-and-coming semiconductor site in the capital of the south Indian state of Karnataka, according to a report from Reuters. The new team, which Reuters says includes at least 16 engineers and four recruiters and will likely continue to increase in headcount, is the latest sign that the tech industry's biggest players are trying to rid themselves of reliance on the traditional chip business. Among the new hires are engineers from...
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