3 Chip Stocks to Note Now: Intel Acquisitions, Advanced Micro Devices’s New Timeline, and Broadcom’s Smart Products

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ:INTC): In efforts to bolster its Web TV service initiative, Intel has made three undisclosed acquisitions: Avtrex, a developer of TV/DVR UI software; Archetype, which creates UIs for TV, PC, and mobile video apps; and Daily Interactive Networks, an iOS app developer for third parties such as National Geographic. Intel is still intending on a year-end release.