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ExtremeTech
How Intel lost the mobile market, part 2: the rise and neglect of Atomfor $1.4 billion, but all of its publicly announced wireless products, includin
How Intel lost the mobile market, part 2: the rise and neglect of Atom
ExtremeTech / Posted 11 hours ago
for $1.4 billion, but all of its publicly announced wireless products, including the XMM 7480 modem, are still built on 28nm at TSMC. Atom launched in 2008, less than 12 months after Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone. Even in 2007,... Read more
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ExtremeTech
How Intel lost $10 billion — and the mobile marketinto 5G research and hopes to lead the industry in developing 5G products. But
How Intel lost $10 billion — and the mobile market
ExtremeTech / Posted yesterday
into 5G research and hopes to lead the industry in developing 5G products. But its 3G and 4G modems are still built on the 28nm process node at TSMC, even as competitors like Qualcomm move to 14nm for their own products. How did Intel manage to... Read more
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ExtremeTech
SoFIA later: Intel kills upcoming smartphone and tablet hardwareas desired. To address this, Intel would partner with rival TSMC to build smart
SoFIA later: Intel kills upcoming smartphone and tablet hardware
ExtremeTech / Posted 5 days ago
as desired. To address this, Intel would partner with rival TSMC to build smartphone and tablet chips on the latter’s 28nm process technology. Initially, these devices would be limited to 3G modems and budget products, but Intel planned to... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Must-See Quotes From AMD's ManagementNVIDIA's upcoming Pascal GPUs will be built on 14/16 nm FinFET processes, follo
5 Must-See Quotes From AMD's Management
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
NVIDIA's upcoming Pascal GPUs will be built on 14/16 nm FinFET processes, following years of both companies being stuck at 28nm. The improvements in performance and efficiency should be substantial, and as long as Polaris can go toe to toe with... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Must-See Quotes From AMD's ManagementNVIDIA's upcoming Pascal GPUs will be built on 14/16 nm FinFET processes, follo
5 Must-See Quotes From AMD's Management
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
NVIDIA's upcoming Pascal GPUs will be built on 14/16 nm FinFET processes, following years of both companies being stuck at 28nm. The improvements in performance and efficiency should be substantial, and as long as Polaris can go toe to toe with... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Intel’s CEO lays out a comprehensive, cloud-based vision for the futuredesigns are still built at TSMC and all of Intel’s modems, including its as-yet
Intel’s CEO lays out a comprehensive, cloud-based vision for the future
ExtremeTech / Posted 6 days ago
designs are still built at TSMC and all of Intel’s modems, including its as-yet unreleased XMM 7480, are still based on 28nm hardware. While it’s absolutely true that baseband radios don’t gain from process nodes the way semiconductor logic... Read more
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Digi Times
UMC looks to 5% wafer shipment growth in 2Q16will serve as a positive catalyst, leading to stronger end market demand. As a
UMC looks to 5% wafer shipment growth in 2Q16
Digi Times / Posted 6 days ago
will serve as a positive catalyst, leading to stronger end market demand. As a result, we foresee a significant increase in 28nm shipments for the second quarter," said company CEO Po-wen Yen in a statement. UMC saw its sales generated from 28nm... Read more
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The Verge
AMD bolted two Radeon R9s together to make the world's 'fastest' graphics cardfor the next generation of video cards from Nvidia and AMD to arrive, AMD has t
AMD bolted two Radeon R9s together to make the world's 'fastest' graphics card
The Verge / Posted 7 days ago
for the next generation of video cards from Nvidia and AMD to arrive, AMD has treated us to one more hurrah for the 28nm era. Its new Radeon Pro Duo is literally two top-end Radeon R9 cards crammed onto a single board, giving it double the... Read more
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ExtremeTech
AMD’s Radeon Pro Duo formally launches, targets content creators and developersand developers Six weeks ago, AMD announced its Radeon Pro Duo GPU, a dual gra
AMD’s Radeon Pro Duo formally launches, targets content creators and developers
ExtremeTech / Posted 8 days ago
and developers Six weeks ago, AMD announced its Radeon Pro Duo GPU, a dual graphics solution based on the company’s 28nm Fiji graphics chip. The Radeon Pro Duo is formally launching today, at a cool $1,500, but it’s explicitly intended for... Read more
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Digi Times
TSMC 1Q16 profits fall 18%23% of TSMC's total wafer revenues in the first quarter of 2016, the company di
TSMC 1Q16 profits fall 18%
Digi Times / Posted 20 days ago
23% of TSMC's total wafer revenues in the first quarter of 2016, the company disclosed. Advanced technologies, defined as 28nm and more advanced technologies, accounted for 53% of the foundry's total wafer revenues in the first quarter compared... Read more
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Digi Times
Global IC foundry market grows 4.4% in 2015, says Gartner9.3% of the market. Price competition in advanced process technologies in 2015
Global IC foundry market grows 4.4% in 2015, says Gartner
Digi Times / Posted 21 days ago
9.3% of the market. Price competition in advanced process technologies in 2015 was exceptionally strong, not only on the 28nm node, as more foundry suppliers have started the production volume of 28nm polySiON technology but also on 65nm and... Read more
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Business Wire
Everspin Releases Highest Density MRAM Products to Create Fastest and Most Reliable Non-Volatile Storage Class Memoryalong with enabling a full turn-key 300mm high-volume foundry partner for advan
Everspin Releases Highest Density MRAM Products to Create Fastest and Most Reliable Non-Volatile Storage Class Memory
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
along with enabling a full turn-key 300mm high-volume foundry partner for advanced technology nodes including 40nm, 28nm and beyond. In addition to launching discrete memory solutions with new densities and advanced interfaces, including the... Read more
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Business Wire
Everspin Spin Torque MRAM Showcased as the First Storage Class Memory at the OpenPOWER Summitalong with enabling a full turn-key 300mm high-volume foundry partner for advan
Everspin Spin Torque MRAM Showcased as the First Storage Class Memory at the OpenPOWER Summit
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
along with enabling a full turn-key 300mm high-volume foundry partner for advanced technology nodes including 40nm, 28nm and beyond. In addition to launching discrete memory solutions with new densities and advanced interfaces, including the... Read more
28d
ExtremeTech
Why you’re better off waiting a few more months to upgrade your GPUbut the rate and pace of those advances can vary significantly. This slide is
Why you’re better off waiting a few more months to upgrade your GPU
ExtremeTech / Posted 28 days ago
but the rate and pace of those advances can vary significantly. This slide is by AMD, but the advantages of FinFET over 28nm planar transistors apply to both companies. The 14/16nm node is a major stepping stone for GPU performance because it’s... Read more
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Digi Times
Global Unichip reports brisk March resultslead-time orders from customers, the sources indicated. UMC, which Faraday par
Global Unichip reports brisk March results
Digi Times / Posted 28 days ago
lead-time orders from customers, the sources indicated. UMC, which Faraday partners with, has significantly improved its 28nm process utilization rate while expanding its customer base in the 40nm field, the sources said. Meanwhile, with a... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Nvidia’s Pascal GP100 GPU: massive bandwidth, enormous double-precision performancethe past year, enthusiasts have been chomping at the bit waiting for the next g
Nvidia’s Pascal GP100 GPU: massive bandwidth, enormous double-precision performance
ExtremeTech / Posted 29 days ago
the past year, enthusiasts have been chomping at the bit waiting for the next generation of graphics cards to arrive. The 28nm node has persisted for far longer than any previous generation, and while both AMD and Nvidia have introduced multiple... Read more

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