Keen eyes at the Motley Fool have picked up on a pertinent point in Intel’s annual financial report to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The chip manufacturer expects to stretch its current and next generation fabrication processes beyond its familiar tick-tock cycle.
Former Intel CEO Andy S. Grove has passed away at the age of 79. Read on to find out this tech giant’s pivotal contribution to the company.
ARM and TSMC have announced a collaboration on a 7nm FinFET process technology, which includes a design solution for future low-power, high-performance compute SoCs.
Later this year, Intel will debut a new high-end desktop platform codenamed Broadwell-E. If you're still hanging on to the older Intel X79 platform, the release of a new CPU could send prices of the current Haswell-E processors tumbling. Would that make the X99 platform a worthwhile option? We lay out the results and recommendations.
In an AMA session on Reddit last week, AMD's Robert Hallock confirmed the expected release dates for its upcoming Polaris and Zen products, in addition to saying that they would be manufactured on GlobalFoundries' 14nm FinFET process.
Qualcomm is back in the game as its Snapdragon 820 races to the top of the AnTuTu benchmark for mobile processors.
Chinese publication Economic Daily News reports that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will be doubling its 16nm chip production in March although no reason is given for the increase. Could TSMC be preparing for the launch of the Apple iPhone 7 in September?
AMD has launched two new processors and its new and more powerful Wraith cooler. Its flagship A10-7890K APU is the most powerful desktop chip from AMD to feature integrated graphics, and boasts more aggressive clock speeds than its predecessor.
Business Korea reports that Samsung has entered the top five in mobile application processor (AP) market.
MediaTek unveils a new Premium Mobile Processor and their first bio-sensing front-end chip at MWC 2016
MediaTek seems to be making big strides this year, with the announcements of a new performance System on Chip (SoC) and the launch of their first bio-sensing analog front-end chip at MWC 2016.