If Intel’s business is significantly hampered by the chip flaw debacle, there may be unease in Ireland, where it employs about 5,000 people at its sites in Leixlip and Shannon. Photograph: Thomas White/Reuters

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Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang. Firm is widely credited with having developed the best chips for training the artificial neural networks built by companies including Google and Amazon. Photograph: Jacob Kepler/Bloomberg

Soaring expectations for artificial intelligence may have threatened to tip over into tech industry hype this year, but they have thrown up at least o(...)

Twitter has asked for binding acquisition bids within the next fortnight. Image: Reuters

Twitter shares plunged on Thursday, a day after technology website Recode reported that Alphabet’s Google and Disney would not bid for the social netw(...)

A taxi driver is reflected in a side mirror as he uses the Didi Chuxing car-hailing application in Beijing

Apple said on Thursday it has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing, a move that the tech giant’s chief executive Tim Cook (...)

A sign shows the prices of the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus at a store in Hong Kong

Apple is expected to cut production of its latest iPhone models by about 30 per cent in the January-March quarter due to rising stock, the Nikkei repo(...)

Old computer monitors being recycled in Beijing, China, this week. First-quarter shipments of PCs fell 14 per cent worldwide from the same time last year, according to International Data Corporation - the deepest quarterly drop since the firm started tracking the industry in 1994. Photograph: China Daily/Reuters

The ailing personal computer market is getting weaker and starting to look as though it will never fully recover as a new generation of mo(...)