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Remote-Controlled Contraceptive Chip Can Deliver Birth Control For Up To 16 Years

A Massachusetts company is rethinking the future of contraception with a tiny chip that can be implanted under a woman’s skin.



IBM Pursues Chips That Behave Like Brains

IBM announced Thursday that it has built two prototype chips that it said processes data more like how humans digest information than the chips that now power PCs and supercomputers.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Camelot Fish & Chips

Best Fish & Chips Spots

We thought it might be lovely to share with you a little taste of jolly old’ England. Fish & Chips to be exact! The Bay Area itself is well-known for seafood that’s worthy of a king!

CBS San Francisco–07/08/2011

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Apple Surpasses Hewlett-Packard As Largest Buyer Of Chips

Driven by the success of the iPhone and iPad, Cupertino-based Apple has become the world’s largest buyer of chips for computers and phones.

CBS San Francisco–06/08/2011

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AMD Profit Spikes In 1st Quarter Despite Price Drop

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. said its net income nearly doubled in the first quarter as the computer industry benefits from strong corporate demand.



Inter 4th Quarter Profit Soars 48 Percent

Intel says fourth-quarter net income rose 48 percent and revenue rose 8 percent, as sales of server chips have helped offset weakness in sales in chips for consumer PCs.

CBS San Francisco–01/13/2011


Santa Clara Chip Designer Inphi Rises In IPO

Chip designer Inphi Corp. began trading 6.8 million shares Thursday in an initial public offering priced at $12 apiece, the top of its expected range.


Larry Wilcox, "CHiPs" Actor, Charged with Securities Fraud

‘CHiPs’ Actor Larry Wilcox Charged With Securities Fraud

Federal regulators have accused actor Larry Wilcox of securities fraud.

CBS San Francisco–10/08/2010