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Articles by Chandler Harris
posted in June 2011
Gartner says capital spending will rise 10.2% this year, but an oversupply in the market will lead to slowdowns over the next two years.
Calxeda's Trailblazer Initiative has lined up 10 "big data" partners on an ecosystem to close ARM's gap with Intel in the enterprise server space.
Icera's baseband processors for 3G and 4G smartphones and tablets, combined with Nvidia's Tegra 2 applications processor, extends the chip maker's reach in the OEM mobile market.
The Harmony Unified Processor architecture combines the CPU and GPU into one unified core, the China-based semiconductor maker claims.
The company spent nearly 80% more on chips last year to meet demand for its consumer products, and now consumes 30% of all NAND flash memory in the world, reports IHS iSuppli.
The small blast occurred in an Arizona semiconductor plant being readied for 22-nm chip production.
AMBA 4 specification supports multicore computing through system-level cache coherency across clusters of processors.
SuVolta’s new processor designs call for 50% power savings compared to traditional chips, with an eye toward phones, tablets, and laptops.
Analysts continue to downgrade PC sales forecasts, but also warn that other than iPad, tablets are not selling as fast as the industry had hoped.
The chipmaker's Fusion processors have sold out due to increased demand for smaller, more powerful computers.
Featuring SATA III interfaces, both solid state drives are designed for smaller, portable devices like ultra-thin laptops and tablets.
Texas Instrument's OMAP 4470 processor is powered by a pair of 1-GHz ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore engines and two 266-MHz ARM Cortex-M3 cores for multimedia performance.
The Z-series "Desna" accelerated processing unit supports hardware graphics acceleration in a low-energy design.
The 4Gb DDR3 DIMM chips are placed in 32 Gb memory modules based on 30 nm-class chip architecture.