IC Foundries focusing on 10nm
Published in Memory
Friday, 22 January 2016 11:55

IC Foundries focusing on 10nm


Half of R&D spent on new processing

More than half of the IC foundries combined R&D budgets are being spent researching 10nm, according to Applied Materials Taiwan president Erix Yu.

Qualcomm will not break up
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 11:50

Qualcomm will not break up


Does not want to be a patent troll when it grows up

Qualcomm has decided that it is not in its best interested to flog off its chipmaking business and stick to becoming a patent troll.

Samsung guts R&D staff
Published in News
Monday, 23 November 2015 12:09

Samsung guts R&D staff


Two thirds to go


Samsung Electronics is about to decrease personnel at its Samsung Seoul R&D Campus by as many as two-thirds in order to restructure its business model and operations

Monday, 06 August 2012 12:21

TSMC to invest $1.4 billion in ASML

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Lithography systems maker to advance chip making by two years

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Study reveals

Wednesday, 28 September 2011 12:25

Intel, IBM and Globalfoundries build R&D hub

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Looking for things to come
Tuesday, 13 September 2011 11:42

British can't come up with new ideas

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Cutting back too much on research