Stories by Dan Neel and Terho Uimonen

Gateway, AOL Tap Transmeta for Net Appliances

Upstart processor vendor Transmeta Corp. said yesterday that Gateway 2000 Inc. will use its Crusoe chips and Mobile Linux operating system in forthcoming Internet appliances that the hardware vendor is developing with partner America Online Inc.

Intel Acquires Denmark's Giga for $1.25B in Cash

Intel Corp. today unveiled the latest in a string of networking-related acquisitions, announcing that it will buy Denmark-based communications chip design company Giga AS in an all-cash transaction valued at $1.25 billion.