Record quarterly profit
Taiwanese chip outfit TSMC expects robust growth to accelerate due to booming semiconductor demand.
Buying $1.6 billion worth of chips from old mate
AMD will acquire about $2.1 billion of silicon wafers from GlobalFoundries from 2022 through 2025 in an amended agreement.
Will gain market lead lost to TSMC
Research teams at Intel unveiled work that the company believes will help it keep speeding up and shrinking computing chips over the next ten years, with several technologies aimed at stacking parts of chips on top of each other.
Updated: Claims former TSMC boss, 90 - Corporate Governance guidelines updated to 75 years old
Kicking Pat Gelsinger, 61, is too old to save Intel according to TSMC founder Morris Chang, age 90 told a lecture hall.
But armies gathering for 3nm production capacity fight
A war between Intel and Apple is brewing over TSMC’s production capacity for 3nm processors.
It will depend on Intel, Samsung Foundry, and TSMC
According to Margrethe Vestager, EU's Commissioner for Competition, it's unlikely that the EU will ever become completely independent from other countries for semiconductor supply.
Onwards to N4 by the year end
TSMC has said that its N3 node, which will provide more of a technological leap than N4, will go into volume production in the second half of 2022.
Fighting the global shortage
TSMC, the world's largest contract chipmaker, and Sony are considering joint construction of a semiconductor factory in western Japan amid a global chip shortage.
Its good to be the King
Contract chipmaking giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing is jacking up its prices on products by as much as 20 percent because there is a chip shortage and it is a damn fine time to make a bit of cash.
Shows Intel Xe SS (Super Sampling) as well
During its 2021 Architecture Day Intel gave a few more details about its upcoming Intel Arc GPUs, including the full roadmap, more details about the Arc Alchemist GPU, as well as the Intel Xe SS (Super Sampling) technology.