To take on Intel and Qualcomm
According to South Korean media reports, Samsung is interested in acquiring AMD, all in an effort to compete with rival chipmakers Intel and Qualcomm.
16nm process might be a better choice than Samsung’s 14nm
TSMC is reportedly getting the majority of Apple A9 orders, which would be a big coup for the company.
A magazine claims that Samsung’s leapfrog over TSMC to become the 14nm provider of choice is as a direct result of corporate spying.
With custom 64-bit CPU core
While some of the first devices based on the Snapdragon 810 are about to hit the global market, Qualcomm has decided to unveil some the first details regarding its next big thing at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, the Snapdragon 820 SoC.
Chipmaking gear maker ASML has told the world that that its customer TSMC has exposed more than 1000 wafers on an NXE:3300B EUV system in a single day.
Cannot fit more on 2.5D interposer
In early January we heard a thing or two about an AMD card codenamed Fiji, the one that comes with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM).
Overheating issue resolved, or so they say
Qualcomm and TSMC have reportedly worked out overheating issues on the Snapdragon 810.
By the end of March
It doesn’t come as a surprise that Nvidia is working on a new iteration of the Shield tablet.
Apple A9 or A10 we wonder
It looks like 2015 iPhones will be getting 14nm SoC chips manufactured by Samsung and GlobalFoundries.
First designs tape out in late 2015