Microchip fell as much as 14 per cent while peers also dropped more than 10 per cent.

Microchip Technology tumbled the most in almost 14 years and shares of rival chipmakers fell after it said product orders had missed its forecast, hur(...)

Movidius, the Irish-backed mobile vision technology firm, has announced the second generation of its cutting-edge chip which it claims is 20 times more efficient than its predecessor

Movidius, the Irish-backed mobile vision technology firm, has announced the second generation of its cutting-edge chip which it claims is 20 times mor(...)

Alibaba’s debut on the stock exchange is expected to eclipse Facebook’s $15 billion initial share sale in 2012.

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba has decided to list on the New York Stock Exchange, it said on Thursday, dealing a blow to the rival Nasdaq bourse(...)

Google wants to make mobile devices more human-like with an understanding of space and motion – and it needs Movidius to help it get there. Photograph: David Ramos/Bloomberg

It takes two to tango, and what a partner Google looks like being for Dublin chip maker Movidius. Being named by Google as a key team member of(...)

Movidius, a cutting-edge Dublin chip designer, has teamed up with Google to bring visual (...)

Google may use ARM’s technology to design its own server processors. Photograph: Reuters

British chip designer ARM Holdings Plc’s shares rose as much as 5.7 per cent after Bloomberg reported Google may use ARM’s technology to design its ow(...)

Charlotte Jones of Gaelscoil Chnoc Liamhna, Knocklyon,  at the Lego education workshop in Ballyroan Library, Rathfarnham, as part of Science Week. Photograph: Keith Arkins

Lego is designed for play but the eight- and nine-year-olds peering intently at their computer screens knew the Lego they were using was no toy. “It h(...)