News Archive

March, 2013
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Friday, March 29, 2013

Enterprise-Class 3D Printers Will Become Affordable by 2016 – Gartner.
[9:41 am]

Affordability of 3D Printing to Open Doors to New Businesses


Wednesday, March 27, 2013

TSMC Evacuates Personnel from Fabs as Earthquake Shakes Taiwan.
[2:50 pm]

Quake Shakes TSMC Facilities, Causes Evacuation, Fate of Wafers Unclear

Oracle Unveils 16-Core SPARC-T5 Processors, New Servers.
[2:49 pm]

Oracle Introduces “World’s Fastest” Microprocessor

Texas Instruments Battery Management Chip Cuts Charge Time in Half.
[2:35 pm]

Single-Cell Battery Charger ICs with I2C and USB OTG Achieve Highest Efficiency and Cut Charge Time in Half


Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Microsoft Confirms “Blue” Updates Incoming, Remains Tight-Lipped over Details.
[10:15 am]

Microsoft May Share Details of the “Blue” Project at Build Conference


Monday, March 25, 2013

Windows Blue Build 9364 Reportedly Leaks to the Internet.
[2:44 pm]

New Features Discovered in Leaked Windows Blue OS


Friday, March 22, 2013

Toshiba Develops Low-Power Operating System for Many-Core Processors.
[9:46 am]

Toshiba Creates OS for Low-Power Embedded Applications


Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Microsoft Ships Windows 8 Embedded Operating System. Microsoft  Windows  Windows 8
[2:40 pm]

Microsoft Unleashes Windows 8 Embedded OS, Boosts Internet of Things


Tuesday, March 19, 2013

GlobalFoundries Partners with ASML for Leading-edge Chip Tapeouts. GlobalFoundries  Semiconductor  ASML  Brion  Tachyon  14nm  20nm  28nm
[2:57 pm]

ASML’s Division and GlobalFoundries Team Up to Improve 14nm, 20nm and 28nm Yields


Monday, March 18, 2013

Tyan Showcases Servers with Up to Eight GPUs Support at GPU Technology Conference. Tyan  Nvidia  Tesla  Intel  Xeon  Kepler
[2:56 pm]

Tyan Showcases High-Performance Computing Systems with GPU Support


Friday, March 15, 2013

Samsung Appoints Two New Co-CEOs. Samsung  Business
[8:00 am]

Samsung Now Has Three Co-CEOs


Thursday, March 14, 2013

Intel Leads Unexpectedly Large Decline in Semiconductor Market Inventory – Researchers. Semiconductor  Intel  AMD  Qualcomm  STMicroelectronics  Texas Instruments  On Semiconductor  MediaTek  NXP  Infineon  Business
[2:57 pm]

Semiconductor Companies Reduce Inventory Levels by $1 Billion in One Quarter


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Researchers Find Way to Make Ultra-Strong Lightweight Magnesium Alloy.
[2:58 pm]

Nano-Spaced Stacking Faults Can Increase Material Strength by 200%

Chief Exec of VMware: ARM Chips Will Play a Niche Role on Server Market. VMware  EMC  x86  ARM  Intel  AMD  Dell  HP  Quanta  Wistron  Calxeda  Samsung  ARMv8  Applied Micro  Cavium  Marvell  Nvidia  Qualcomm  SeaMicro  Copper  Moonshot
[2:57 pm]

Patrick Gelsinger Skeptical About ARM Servers, Expects x86 to Continue Ruling the Market


Tuesday, March 12, 2013

European Commission Votes for Intel Itanium: Set to Use HP Integrity Mission-Critical Servers. hp  hewlett-packard  Integrity  Itanium  HP-UX  intel  IA64
[2:59 pm]

European Commission Selects HP to Provide Mission-Critical Servers

AMD Sells and Leases Back Texas Campus to Generate $164 Million. amd  business
[2:19 am]

AMD Sells Property to Generation $164 Million in Case


Saturday, March 9, 2013

Apple May Equip New Mac Pro Desktops with 2TB Solid-State Drives. Apple  Mac  Mac Pro  Macintosh  Intel  SSD  NAND  Flash  Mac OS
[4:31 am]

Apple Orders Massive 2TB SSDs for Next Mac Pro Desktops


Friday, March 8, 2013

Intel Seeks Additional Professionals for Custom Foundry Division. intel  semiconductors  22nm  14nm  10nm  7nm
[7:46 am]

Intel Confirms: Contract Manufacturing Business Needs New Employees


Thursday, March 7, 2013

Apple and Intel Have Discussed Foundry Deal – Media Report. Apple  intel  semiconductor  22nm  14nm  10nm  7nm
[1:40 pm]

New Chief Executive of Intel May Be More Active Regarding Foundry Business


Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Financial Analyst: EUV May Be Late Again and See Limited Usage. ASML  Semiconductor  Intel  TSMC  450mm  EUV  22nm  14nm  10nm  7nm  Business
[1:27 pm]

ASML May Further Suffer From EUV Lithography Delays

Euro Commission Fines Microsoft on $728 Million for Not Supporting Third-Party Browsers. Microsoft  Internet Explorer  EC  Business
[5:13 am]

EC Imposes Massive Fine on Microsoft for Not Providing Browser Choice to End-Users


Monday, March 4, 2013

Toshiba Develops Intelligent Wearable Vital Signs Sensor Module. Toshiba  Silmee
[1:58 pm]

Toshiba’s Wearable Module Senses Cardio Gram, Pulse, Body Temperature and Movement

HP’s Project Moonshot Servers to Get ARM Chips from Texas Instruments. HP  Hewlett-Packard  Moonshot  KeyStone  TI  Texas Instruments  ARM  Cortex  Calxeda
[1:57 pm]

HP’s Microservers Based on ARM Architecture to Use TI KeyStone II SoCs


Saturday, March 2, 2013

Samsung Gets $450 Million Relief in Payments to Apple. Apple  Samsung  iPhone  iPad  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  Business
[4:37 am]

Federal Judge Cuts Down $450 Million from Samsung’s Payment to Apple


Friday, March 1, 2013

Corning Starts to Manufacture Advanced Glass Substrates in China. Corning  Apple  Samsung  iPhone  iPad  Galaxy  Galaxy Tab  Galaxy Note
[5:53 am]

Corning Makes Gorilla Glass More Affordable with the Start of Manufacturing in China

ARM Optimistic About Prospects of Windows RT Operating System. Microsoft  Windows RT  Windows  Windows 8  ARM  Cortex  ARMv8
[3:19 am]

Warren East: Windows RT to Gradually Gain Market Acceptance