Intel acquires structured ASIC specialist eASIC
Next step on from FPGAs.
Pushing the Cortex-A76 still further.
Still aiming for 2020 volume production.
Destroys 3.5 percent of global March NAND output.
'No safety issues,' says the company.
'No material impact' to the business.
14nm plant to be tooled for 7nm.
Two years later than planned.
Aims for 20K wafers a month by 2018.
16,000 patents, two plants, pile of cash.
$1.5 billion, ten-year deal rumoured.
Possible purchase in the offing.
Source claims fabs are going up for sale.
$5 billion plant to be left empty for now.
Old DEC plant to shut its doors in 2014.
Plant will be back on-line 'in a short time.'
Intel has announced €3.3 billion of investment into ASML to push EUV and 450mm research and development.
Qualcomm has become the first of TSMC's 28nm customers to publicly complain of capacity issues.
AMD fabrication spin-off GlobalFoundries has begun 32nm SOI production at its New York Fab 8 plant.
CEO Paul Otellini has said that Intel has ‘line-of-sight’ on 14nm transistor technology.
AMD fabrication spin-off GlobalFoundries is planning to double its expenditure in 2011.
Intel's deal - inked last year - for TSMC to produce Atom processors is looking shaky.
Comments by AMD CEO Dirk Meyer and CFO Bob Rivet lead to rumours that the company is planning to spin-off its manufacturing ability into a wholly separate company.
IBM has turned to nature for the newest methods for creating its chips -- and the results may be the closest to perfection yet.