Chipmaker Xilinx working with Barclays to buy Mellanox – CNBC

View photos A Xilinx sign is seen during the China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, China November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song More (Reuters) – Xilinx Inc <XLNX.O> has hired Barclays to advise on a bid to buy Mellanox Technologies Ltd <MLNX.O> after approaching the smaller chipmaker with …

8Bitdo's GBros. links your wired GameCube controller and your Switch

When Super Smash Bros. Ultimate arrives on December 7th for the Nintendo More When Super Smash Bros. Ultimate arrives on December 7th for the Nintendo Switch, it will come with support for the GameCube controller. It’s the pros’ controller of choice for Smash games, after all, and even non-pro fans might prefer it over the …

Red wave or blue wave? Here are the key election races Wall Street is watching

Congressional races in Indiana, Kentucky, Florida and Virginia will be among the first Wall Street is watching to see whether the electorate’s response to President Donald Trump ‘s programs is strong enough to launch either a “red wave” of support or a “blue wave” backlash. The view of major firms such as Bank of America …

EU opposed to US resumption of sanctions on Iran – Moscovici

PARIS (Reuters) – The European Union is opposed to the United States’ decision to reimpose oil and financial sanctions against Iran, European Economic Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said on Monday. “The European Union does not approve of it,” Moscovici told franceinfo radio, hours after further U.S. sanctions on Iran came into force. Washington decided to …

Elon Musk goes underground to show 'disturbingly long' LA tunnel

View photos The Boring Company CEO Elon Musk seems to be confounded about what a tunnel is. It’s ironic since the company’s main mission is to build tunnels for quick, high-speed underground travel. Or the tweets are just Musk being faux-modest about what his company’s accomplished. View photos Musk, the man behind SpaceX and Tesla, …

Canada's Encana to buy Newfield Exploration in £3.2 billion deal

Encana offices is pictured in Parachute, Colorado, U.S. on December 10, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo More (Reuters) – Canadian oil and gas producer Encana Corp <ECA.TO> <ECA.N> said on Thursday it would buy Newfield Exploration Co <NFX.N> for $5.5 billion (4.27 billion pounds), making it one of the biggest shale oil producers in North America. …

Google introduces its first multiplayer Doodle game for Halloween

Google has offered up a Halloween treat for users of its search engine with its first Doodle to feature a multiplayer game. Doodles, used to mark significant occasions and commemorate holidays, have included a number of interactive elements in recent years but Trick-or-Treat: The Great Ghoul Duel is the first time users have been able …

Many US firms in China eyeing relocation as trade war bites: survey

Buildings are seen through thick haze at the central business district in Guangzhou, Guangdong province February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Lee More By Sue-Lin Wong SHENZHEN (Reuters) – More than 70 percent of U.S. firms operating in southern China are considering delaying further investment there and moving some or all of their manufacturing to other countries …