Parallels Desktop 16.5 Runs Arm Windows 10 on M1 Mac 30% Faster

Parallels has released the latest version of Parallels Desktop, boasting up to 30% faster performance running Arm Windows 10 on M1 Macs.

Qualcomm Finalizes Acquisition of NUVIA

Qualcomm has completed its acquisition of NUVIA, in a bid to challenge Apple’s custom silicon.

Qualcomm Taps Sophos to Protect 5G Snapdragon PCs

Qualcomm is turning to Sophos to help protect 5G-enabled Snapdragon PCs, with its Intercept X endpoint protection.

Mystery Malware Found On M1 and Intel Macs

A new malware discovered on some 30,000 Macs — both Intel and Apple’s M1 variety — has researchers stumped.

Homebrew Is Now Available for M1 Macs

Good news for developers: Homebrew 3.0 has been released with support for M1 Macs.

Apple Snags Porsche’s Head of Chassis Development

Amid a slew of new rumors and information about the Apple Car, the company has hired Dr. Manfred Harrer, Porsche’s Vice President of Chassis Development.

Intel Outsources i3 to TSMC

Intel has decided to outsource its i3 processors to TSMC, after considering such a move for months.

Qualcomm Purchasing Chip Company Nuvia

Qualcomm has announced it is acquiring Nuvia, a chip company formed by ex-Apple employees, for $1.4 billion.

VMware’s Pat Gelsinger to Replace Bob Swan as Intel CEO

Intel has announced VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger will replace Bob Swan as CEO, effective February 15.

Intel’s Troubles Mount As Hedge Fund Urges Action

Third Point LLC, an activist hedge fund, is urging Intel to make changes to address its falling status in the chipmaking industry.