2021-09-07 - Nitin Dahad

RISC-V Chiplet Startup Raises $38M, Targets Data Center Compute

Ventana Micro Systems announces funding and RISC-V chiplet approach to enabling rapid deployment of custom data center compute.

2021-09-02 - George Leopold

GPU Demand Defies Pre-Pandemic Seasonality

The only thing slowing graphics chip shipments is a supply chain hangover.

2021-08-27 - Nitin Dahad

PragmatIC Takes Us Back to the Future

PragmatIC Semiconductor manufactured a flexible version of the iconic 6502 processor in just two weeks.

- IC Insights

Microprocessor Sales to Continue Double-digit Growth in 2021

The total MPU market is on track to exceed $100 billion for the first time ever this year, thanks to…

2021-08-24 - Nitin Dahad

UK Regulator Says Nvidia-Arm Deal Could Stifle Innovation

U.K. regulator triggers in-depth probe as customers and competitors voice concerns over future access to Arm's intellectual property.

2021-08-20 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Intel Brings Chiplets to Data Center CPUs

Sapphire Rapids CPUs are split into four dies linked via Intel's EMIB technology.

2021-08-18 - Counterpoint Technology Market Research

UNISOC Smartphone AP Shipments Doubled in H1 2021

UNISOC smartphones application processor shipments in the first half of 2021 soared by 122% year-on-year, according to Counterpoint Research.

2021-08-17 - TrendForce

Penetration Rate of Ice Lake CPUs in Server Market Expected to Top 30% in 2021

The new normal that emerged in the post-pandemic era is expected to drive clients in the server sector to partially…

2021-08-11 - Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd

Samsung Intros 5nm Processor for Next-gen Wearables

Samsung's Exynos W920 integrates an LTE modem and is the first in the industry to be built in advanced 5nm…

2021-08-10 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip Enables Ultra Precise Timing for 5G Systems

Microchip's new single-chip multichannel IC significantly reduces network equipment time error to meet the most stringent 5G requirements.

2021-08-05 - Lumissil Microsystems

Advanced Matrix LED Drivers Support Up to 72 LEDs

Lumissil Microsystems' new matrix LED drivers address the critical challenges of a minimal board space and low power dissipation demanded…

2021-07-26 - Nitin Dahad

PlasticArm SoC Puts Arm Cortex-M0 on Flexible Substrate

PlasticArm revealed by Arm Research and PragmatIC shows the potential of being able to produce Flexible Arm processors for smart…