The GlobalFoundries Fab 8 Tour and a Junior Editor's Thoughts

Thursday, February 8th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

The GlobalFoundries Fab 8 Tour and a Junior Editor's Thoughts For those who haven’t noticed the anti-contaminant “bunny suit” pictures floating around Ian's Twitter page, this past weekend Ian and I took part in a tour of GlobalFoundries Fab 8 in Malta, New York. Joining...

TSMC Starts to Build Fab 18: 5 nm, Volume Production in Early 2020

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC Starts to Build Fab 18: 5 nm, Volume Production in Early 2020 TSMC last week held a groundbreaking ceremony for its Fab 18 phase 1 production facility. The fab will produce chips using TSMC’s 5 nm process starting from early 2020. When all three...

Samsung Starts Mass Production of Chips Using 10nm Low Power Plus (10LPP) Process Tech

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Samsung Starts Mass Production of Chips Using 10nm Low Power Plus (10LPP) Process Tech Samsung Foundry on Wednesday revealed that it has started mass production of SoC products using its second generation 10 nm Low Power Plus (10LPP) fabrication technology. The new manufacturing process will...

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom Offer to Buy the Company for $105 Billion

Monday, November 13th, 2017 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom Offer to Buy the Company for $105 Billion Qualcomm has announced today that the Board of Directors has rejected Broadcom’s proposal to acquire the company for around $105 billion. The BOD believes that Broadcom’s offering undervalues Qualcomm and its growth perspectives in...

Broadcom Makes Unsolicited $105 Billion Bid for Qualcomm

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Broadcom Makes Unsolicited $105 Billion Bid for Qualcomm Broadcom on Monday said that it had proposed to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Qualcomm for $105 billion in total for cash and stock. If the buyout proceeds as planned, it will be the largest...