2021-04-14 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia Officially Enters CPU Market

Grace, Nvidia’s first CPU, is perhaps unsurprisingly Arm-based, with tons of bandwidth to accompany GPUs in large-scale AI and HPC…

2021-04-09 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Intel Launches Ice Lake—First CPU Family on 10nm Process

Intel’s Ice Lake CPU for the data center is better late than never, and promises performance advantages across AI, 5G…

2021-02-18 - Don Scansen

The SoCs in ISSCC 2021

As for SoC, there are three invited papers at ISSCC 2021, one from each of Microsoft, Baidu, and Nvidia...

2021-01-19 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Expects CapEx Boost for Strong 2021 Outlook

TSMC has nearly doubled its capital expenditure budget for 2021 to as much as $28 billion on expectations of strong…

2021-01-15 - By Jim McGregor

Former Intel CTO Pat Gelsinger Returning as New CEO

Intel appointed VMware CEO and former Intel CTO Pat Gelsinger to be the new CEO. The transition appears to have…

2021-01-14 - Simon Kuo

TSMC to Kick off Mass Production of Intel CPUs in 2H21

TSMC to kick off mass production of Intel CPUs in 2H21 as Intel shifts its CPU manufacturing strategies, says TrendForce...

2020-12-02 - Nitin Dahad

64-bit RISC-V Core Claims to Outperform Apple M1 SoC

Micro Magic says its RISC-V core outperforms Apple M1 and Arm Cortex-A9 on CoreMarks per Watt...

2020-10-29 - Sally Ward-Foxton

MLPerf Inference Scores Add AI Models for Real-World Workloads

The latest round of MLPerf Inference scores includes new models for varied but realistic workloads such as recommendation, speech-to-text, medical…

2020-08-21 - Kevin Krewell

Intel Looks to Get Its Groove Back

Intel demonstrated that architectural innovation can be just as important as process shrinks. Intel's Xe, for example, looks able to…

2020-08-06 - IC Insights

Covid-19 Expected to Limit Growth Rates For IC Products in 2020

NAND flash, DRAM, computer CPU, and embedded MPUs show improvement for 2020, but consumers and businesses moving cautiously forward with…