2020-10-26 - Anton Shilov

GlobalFoundries Details Ambitious Technology Roadmap

GlobalFoundries discussed its technology roadmap; its plan to invest $1.4B in 2021; its expectation it will achieve profitability; and its…

2020-10-16 - Don Scansen

How Is Intel Part of a “SHIP” Program?

There is nothing new about young men killing themselves through their own stupidity. While tragic, this has been happening since…

2020-10-06 - Anton Shilov

Taking a Closer Look at Intel’s Process Roadmap

Somewhat limited improvements of client and server CPUs coupled with delays of new process technologies made Intel look pale. But…

2020-08-19 - TrendForce

Global DRAM Revenue Rises by 15.4% in 2Q20

DRAM revenue rises by 15.4% in 2Q20, with possible decline in prices expected for 3Q20, says TrendForce...

2020-08-05 - Anton Shilov

Selective Tungsten Process Fights Resistance

Chipmakers now have a new manufacturing technology for more precise tungsten contact vias, which lead to performance, power, and area…

2020-07-03 - Nitin Dahad

New GAA Nanosheet Architecture to Drive Silicon Performance

IBM Research and CEA-Leti show their work on nanosheet architectures to drive the silicon performance needs of HPC applications...

2020-06-18 - Junko Yoshida

NXP Teams with TSMC on 5nm for Next-Gen Auto Platform

NXP will become the first automotive chip company to jump to TSMC’s 5nm process for the next generation automotive SoC…

2020-06-17 - Anton Shilov

Intel’s Path to 10nm: Past, Present, and Future

Intel was ambitious with its 10nm process technology plans — maybe too ambitious. Complications led to substantial delays, and to…