2022-08-17 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Hot Chips Just Around the Corner

Look out for dozens of interesting AI chips, Intel, and Tesla keynotes and tutorials on CXL and MLIR at Hot…

2022-08-16 - Intel Corp.

Intel Elects Lip-Bu Tan to Its Board of Directors

Semiconductor industry veteran Lip‑Bu Tan was elected to Intel's board of directors, effective September 1, 2022.

- Sally Ward-Foxton

Neuromorphic Chip Gets $1M in Pre-Orders

GrAI Matter's GrAI VIP chip touts low–latency, low–power, real–time computer vision, with engagement across consumer, government, and automotive sectors.

- Wolfgang Pleyer

Opinion: Exploring Automated Single-Wafer Ashing of Compound Semiconductors

Robotic handling protects wafers while superior temperature and process control provides complete, precision ashing.

2022-08-12 - IC Insights

U.S. Chip Suppliers Continue to Dominate R&D Spending

American companies continue to account for more than half of the global chip industry's total spending on R&D, according to…

2022-08-11 - Siemens Digital Industries Software

Microsoft Taps Siemens for RAMP Program

Siemens Digital Industries Software was selected to participate in the Rapid Assured Microelectronics Prototypes (RAMP) Phase II initiative.

- Alan Patterson

Leading a Carbon Nanotube Innovator Out of the Valley of Death

Rob Snowberger touts Nantero's development of "a very particular process to spread carbon nanotubes uniformly across a 12-inch wafer that…

2022-08-10 - Alan Patterson

Micron to Invest $40B in U.S. with Passage of CHIPS Act

In a bid to reshore the American semiconductor industry, Micron plans to invest $40 billion in expansion in the United…

2022-08-09 - GlobalFoundries

GlobalFoundries, Qualcomm Extend Semiconductor Manufacturing Agreement

GlobalFoundries and Qualcomm are more than doubling their existing strategic global long-term semiconductor manufacturing agreement previously entered into their respective…

2022-08-08 - Semiconductor Industry Association

Lip-Bu Tan to Receive Semiconductor Industry’s Highest Honor

Lip-Bu Tan has been named the 2022 recipient of the semiconductor industry's highest honor, the Robert N. Noyce Award.

- Anne-Françoise Pelé

Scintil Photonics Speeds Up Communications in Data Centers

Silicon photonics integration enables cost-effective, low-power optical interconnects in HPC systems and data centers.

2022-08-05 - TrendForce

Intel Orders Delayed, TSMC Slows 3nm Expansion

Intel's mass production of the tGPU chipset in Meteor Lake will be postponed to the first half of next year…