Chinese Micron take-over will be tricky
Published in Processors

Analysts warning

The takeover of the chipmaker Micron by a Chinese government controlled outfit is going to be extremely tricky, warned analysts.

UMC plans speeding up 18nm process development
Published in News

Will allow Chinese 28nm products

UMC is considering a plan to speed up a shift to the 18nm process at its fabs in Taiwan.

Intel downgrades Kittson
Published in Processors

Itanium chugs on and but it will be overweight

Chipzilla has been making mutterings about its much neglected Itanium product, which seem to indicate that it will be downgraded to an elderly process

Intel and Cadence come up with 14nm library
Published in News

More collaboration

Cadence Design and Intel announced that the two companies have hammered out a 14nm (nanometer) library characterization reference flow for customers of Intel Custom Foundry.

Wii U

Once completed, data is deleted from the Wii

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For 20nm and 14nm FinFET technologies


Will run June 15th to August 12th

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Work begun on 7nm and 5nm processes


Mobile boss confirms

Will have 100 MIC developer sites by Christmas