IBM announces 5nm 'nanosheet' chip technology
Partners with Samsung, GloFo.
GlobalFoundries to blame.
Sets it back more than $335 million.
Promises CPUs, GPUs, APUs in 2016.
16,000 patents, two plants, pile of cash.
$1.5 billion, ten-year deal rumoured.
Possible purchase in the offing.
The comeback king looking healthier.
Future SoCs will require far less power.
Drops its orders dramatically, takes a financial hit.
Uses a hybrid of 14nm and 20nm processes for quick time-to-market.
GlobalFoundries has announced it will offer through-silicon via (TSV) production at the 20nm node.
AMD has reported a $590 million loss for the quarter, largely due to its SeaMicro purchase and GlobalFoundries deal.
Semiconductor industry group Common Platform has confirmed it's sticking with planar transistors for now.
Rumour has it that TSMC was forced to halt 28nm production as it re-tools to meet unexpected demand.
AMD has sold its stake in GlobalFoundries, while agreeing an end to APU manufacturing exclusivity.
AMD has snuck out three new FX-series processors, including its first to break the 4GHz barrier.
AMD fabrication spin-off GlobalFoundries has begun 32nm SOI production at its New York Fab 8 plant.
Toshiba is reportedly close to signing a deal with GlobalFoundries to fabricate its semiconductors.
Conceding to the strategies of Intel and TSMC, Global Foundries and IBM go gate-last.
AMD fabrication spin-off GlobalFoundries is planning to double its expenditure in 2011.
ARM has announced that it has worked with GlobalFoundries to produce a 2.5GHz chip.
ARM has announced a partnership with AMD's fab spin-off Globalfoundries that will see the companies mass produce system-on-chip devices based around a 28nm process.