Monday October 15, 2012

Rumor: Amazon To Buy Texas Instruments' Mobile Chip Arm?

The rumor of the day is that Amazon is buying Texas Instruments' mobile chip arm. By a show of hands, how many people think this is a bad idea? Good idea?

Amazon.Com Inc is in advanced talks to buy the supplier of chips for its Kindle tablet computer, Israeli financial newspaper Calcalist reported on Monday, in what could mark a step in the company's ambitions in the smartphone sector.