Friday, February 5, 2010
Arm Chief Hints Over iPad Technology
From The Guardian:
The chief executive of Arm has given the strongest hint yet that the company's technology is inside Apple's iPad.
The Cambridge-based technology group - whose microchip designs are to be found in more than nine out of every 10 mobile phones sold across the world - already has chips in the iPhone and iPod. That has led intense speculation that Apple's A4 chip, which powers the iPad, incorporates an Arm Cortex-A9 MPCore - the same processor as Qualcomm's Snapdragon chip, which powers Google's Nexus One.
In an interview with the Guardian, Arm's chief executive, Warren East, hinted that the mystery would soon be over.
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