Google is considering making its own server chips, Bloomberg reported Thursday. It's possible, but take the story with some grains of salt.
The idea would be to make server chips based on ARM Holdings' designs, the report said, citing one person familiar with the matter and raising the possibility that server chip giant Intel could be hurt by the move.
I've watched the server market and Google for years, and I'll agree it's possible. Google builds its own servers -- thousands and thousands of them -- as well as its software. Extending farther down into the … Read more