Hardware news tagged Semiconductor
Thursday, January 24, 2013
University Professor Develops Cheaper and Greener Way to Produce Silicon.
New Silicon Production Method Could Slash Chip Prices
Monday, January 21, 2013
TSMC: Demand for 20nm Chips Will Be Higher Than Demand for 28nm Chips Nowadays.
TSMC Foresees Rapid Ramp of 20nm Capacities in 2013 and 2014
28nm Chips Now Represent Nearly a Quarter of TSMC’s Wafer Revenue
Friday, January 18, 2013
Intel Demonstrates Industry’s First Fully Patterned 450mm Wafer: Photos.
Intel Shows Off First Fruit of Broad Industry 450mm Collaboration
Intel Reserves $2 Billion on Start of 450mm Fab Construction
Intel Begins Transition to 14nm Manufacturing Process This Year
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
TSMC, GlobalFoundries and Samsung Lead Chip Foundry Rankings in 2012.
GlobalFoundries and Samsung Leave UMC Behind, TSMC Still Leads Contract Semiconductor Market
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
GlobalFoundries Touts $10 Billion Fab 8 Module 2.
GlobalFoundries Looks Forward Second Module of Fab 8
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
GlobalFoundries to Build $2 Billion R&D Facility in New York.
GlobalFoundries to Establish Massive R&D Center Near Fab 8
Thursday, January 3, 2013
TSMC to Start Trial Chip Production for Apple in Q1 2013 – Report.
TSMC to Make Apple A6X Chip Using 28nm Process Tech This Quarter
Thursday, December 27, 2012
Environmentalists Worried About TSMC’s 450mm Fab in Central Taiwan.
Locals Protest Building of TSMC’s First 450mm Fab in 2014
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Samsung Tapes Out First 14nm FinFET Test Chips.
Samsung Reaches 14nm FinFET Process Technology Development Milestone
TSMC Set to Expand Global Presence to Satisfy Different Clients
Monday, December 17, 2012
Intel’s Custom Foundry Business Will Become Strong with 450mm Arrival – Analyst.
Market Observer Reveals Intel’s Average CPU and Wafer Prices to Support Custom Foundry Biz’s Viability
Saturday, December 15, 2012
TSMC to Boost Capital Expenditures in 2013 to Record $9 Billion.
World’s Largest Foundry Ups CapEx from $8.3 to $9 Billion per Year
Friday, December 14, 2012
STMicroelectronics to Exit ST-Ericsson SoC Business.
STM Unveils New Strategy
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Samsung on Track to Produce 28nm Chips at Austin Facility in 2013.
Samsung Set to Continue to Invest into Expansion of Austin, Texas Factory
AMD Unsure About Transition Timeframe to 20nm Node
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Globalfoundries: Europe Does Not Do Enough to Stimulate Chip Manufacturing .
Globalfoundries Calls Europe to Support Chip Manufacturing
Monday, December 10, 2012
IBM Announces Silicon Nanophotonics Breakthrough.
IBM Finds Way to Build Silicon Nanophotonics into Chips
AMD Interested Only in High-Volume Design Wins
Numerous Transitions Incoming This Decade Will Reduce the Number of Semiconductor Companies - Paul Otellini