Samsung to invest $1.7 billion in Kunshan plant
The largest maker of handsets, memory chips and televisions attempts to diversify its clients and exert greater control over its sprawling manufacturing network
Samsung puts lid on capex for first time since financial crisis
Annual investment plan unchanged at 2012 levels, as demand for computer chips wanes and the smartphone market slows.
Understanding Chip Multithreading (CMT) Technology
Chip Multithreading (CMT) technology is said to provide benefits over x86 systems, with its ability to maximize application performance. With valuable inputs from Venkatesh Krishnan, director (Systems Practice), Sun Microsystems India, we take...
AMD Releases Six-core Istanbul Processor
AMD has launched its six-core opteron server processor, codenamed Istanbul. Dasaradha Gude, MD of AMD India said, Across a single platform, AMD can address the need for more cores and power-efficient solution with Quad-Core AMD...
New Super Chip Arrives
Cell, a new breakthrough in architectural design featuring eight synergistic processors and top clock speeds of greater than 4 GHz and 10 times more that the latest PC processors has been unveiled. Cell is a multi-core chip capable of...
IBM Reveals Self Healing Chips of The Future
IBM has revealed a breakthrough chip morphing technology, enabling a new class of semiconductor products that can monitor and adjust their functions to improve their quality, performance and power consumption without human intervention. The...