AMD's 7nm CPUs & GPUs To Be Fabbed by TSMC, on Track for 2018 – 2019

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

AMD's 7nm CPUs & GPUs To Be Fabbed by TSMC, on Track for 2018 – 2019 With the announcement that its long-time manufacturing partner (and outright former fab) GlobalFoundries is dropping out of the race for bleeding-edge manufacturing nodes, the second big question of the...

GlobalFoundries Stops All 7nm Development: Opts To Focus on Specialized Processes

Monday, August 27th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

GlobalFoundries Stops All 7nm Development: Opts To Focus on Specialized Processes GlobalFoundries on Monday announced an important strategy shift. The contract maker of semiconductors decided to cease development of bleeding edge manufacturing technologies and stop all work on its 7LP (7 nm) fabrication processes, which...

TSMC: Outbreak of Malware That Triggered Delays & Losses Caused by Software for New Tool

Thursday, August 9th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC: Outbreak of Malware That Triggered Delays & Losses Caused by Software for New Tool TSMC announced this week that it suffered a computer malware outbreak, resulting in a roughly 3 day outage for parts of the fab while systems were restored. As a consequence...

ASML Ships Twinscan NXT:2000i Scanner for 7nm and 5nm DUV

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

ASML Ships Twinscan NXT:2000i Scanner for 7nm and 5nm DUV ASML, the company known for producing equipment for the manufacture of processors and semiconductors at foundries, has started to ship its new Twinscan NXT:2000i DUV (Deep Ultra Violet) scanner that matches overlay performance of the company’s Twinscan...

Intel Provides Royalty-Free License for Data Bus to DARPA’s Modular Chips Initiative

Thursday, July 26th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Intel Provides Royalty-Free License for Data Bus to DARPA’s Modular Chips Initiative Taking place this week is DARPA’s 2018 Electronic Resurgence Initiative (ERI) Summit, the defense research agency's first gathering to address the direction of US technology manufacturing as Moore's Law slows down, and how...