• Intel in talks to acquire RISC-V firm SiFive for $2 billion

    4 days ago - By TechRadar

    Could RISC-V do for Intel what Arm might for Nvidia?
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  • Rumor: Intel May Buy RISC-V CPU Designer SiFive to Fend off ARM

    Rumor: Intel May Buy RISC-V CPU Designer SiFive to Fend off ARM

    4 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    Intel is rumored to have made a $2.1B offer for RISC-V chip designer SiFive. SiFive is not a chip manufacturer itself. Somewhat like ARM, it designs CPUs for market and then sells those designs to others. We've covered several of the company's development boards in the last few years as RISC-V has ramped up. Intel has previously invested in SiFive, and Intel told the press that it was working to be able to build RISC-V CPUs for customers as part of its overall foundry effort. The talks are said to be in the early stages and nothing has been finalized. Purchasing RISC-V would give Intel a...
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