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Micron announces $15 billion memory chip plant in Idaho

Micron announces $15 billion memory chip plant in Idaho

Micron Technology revealed plans to build a new $15 billion memory chip plant in Idaho. Idaho-based Micron is a leading DRAM and flash memory chips manufacturer. The company's products can be found in anything from data center servers to cell phones. Micron earned $27.7 billion in sales in its f... Read more

date3 months ago
Intel lowers expectations ahead of its Arc A750 GPU release

Intel lowers expectations ahead of its Arc A750 GPU release

Intel is lowering expectations for the upcoming Arc A750 Limited Edition GPU. The chipmaker provided us with an insight into the card's mediocre performance in a new three-minute-long video. Before we continue, it's crucial to remember that the A750 is one of Intel's top-of-the-line GPUs. In the... Read more

date5 months ago
Intel wants 8 billion euros from EU to build a European chip plant

Intel wants 8 billion euros from EU to build a European chip plant

Intel CEO, Pat Gelsinger, came to Europe last week to talk to European officials about building a European chip factory. Gelsingers wants to EU to pitch in for 8 billion euros in subsidies because of the higher costs compared to building a plant in Asia. Intel wants 8 billion euros ($9.7 billion... Read more

date2 years ago
Asia’s chipmakers boost production of 8 inch wafers

Asia’s chipmakers boost production of 8 inch wafers

Asian chipmakers are in a hurry to expand their production capacity, in light of the global shortage that has affected carmakers the most. However, the firms warn that the supply gap will not be filled immediately and could take months to catch up with demand. Automakers like General Motors and ... Read more

date2 years ago
Chinese tech firms see Nvidia’s Arm deal as a major threat

Chinese tech firms see Nvidia’s Arm deal as a major threat

Huawei and other Chinese technology companies want regulators to block the acquisition. Bloomberg News reported that Huawei and several other Chinese tech firms have raised concerns to local regulators about chipmaker Nvidia's deal to buy UK-based chip designer Arm. Last month, Nvidia announc... Read more

date2 years ago
Arm launches new chip designs for use in autonomous systems

Arm launches new chip designs for use in autonomous systems

Arm announced on Tuesday that it is launching a new set of solutions for autonomous systems in industrial and automotive applications. The chips include the Mali-G78AE GPU, the Arm Mali-C71AE image signal processor, and the Arm Cortex-A78AE high-performance CPU. The highlight of these chips is t... Read more

date2 years ago
NXP no longer considers new conversations with Qualcomm relevant

NXP no longer considers new conversations with Qualcomm relevant

Last Sunday, the G20 summit took place in Buenos Aires. At the summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping and American President Donald Trump spoke to each other. It turned out that their conversation was about the off-track takeover of the Dutch NXP by the American chipmaker Qualcomm, among other things.... Read more

date4 years ago