chips

TSMC On-Track for 5-nanometre Chips by 2019

TSMC On-Track for 5-nanometre Chips by 2019

While TSMC is following an aggressive roadmap for 7nm in 2017, the world’s largest contract chipmaker will also soon begin to make cutting edge 5-nanometre chips in ...

February 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm by
AMD

AMD Thinks Moore’s Law is Alive and Kicking

Despite recent claims to the contrary by rivals Intel, AMD has declared that Moore’s Law – the principle that computing power would double as processing technology shrinks ...

September 6, 2016 at 3:40 pm by

GlobalFoundries Seals IBM Deal

GlobalFoundries has been given the all-clear to complete its purchase of IBM’s chips division, in a deal worth $1.5 billion. An off-shoot of AMD, GlobalFoundries was founded ...

July 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm by

Chip Company FTDI Silently Bricking Clone Chips

Chip manufacturer FTDI has admitted that a silent update they issued has been used to brick clones of their FGTI FT232 chips. The FT232 is an extremely common chip found in ...

October 24, 2014 at 9:38 am by

IBM Pay $1.5B to Remove Chip Manufacturing Headache

IBM has just secured a deal with Globalfoundries Inc. to offload their chip-manufacturing unit for a cool $1.5 billion today. The news has been leaked by “two people ...

October 20, 2014 at 10:39 am by

Foxconn Planning To Release Their Own 14nm Chips On The Consumer Market

Foxconn is reportedly making preparations to enter the chip market with its own products. The giant, which makes chips for other companies such as Apple, BlackBerry, Sony ...

January 24, 2014 at 1:50 pm by

Google Might Head Into The ARM Chip Business In The Near Future

Google already has its own smartphones, tablets, the operating system to power them all, and the best search engine to go with it, but it seems it’s not enough. ...

December 13, 2013 at 7:06 pm by

MediaTek To Shift Its Focus To Tablet SoC and LTE Enabled Chips In 2014

MediaTek is planning to shift its target to the tablet SoCs and LTE enabled chipsets for smartphones next year. According to TelecomTiger(via Fudzilla), MediaTek general ...

November 30, 2013 at 10:26 pm by

DRAM Production Will be Limited During 2013 to 2014 Says Micron

Micron, one of the top 3 manufacturers and suppliers of dynamic access memory chips claimed that there will still be limited production of memory chips throughout 2013 and ...

March 28, 2013 at 6:28 am by


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