News tagged with integrated circuits

For computer chip builders, only one way to go: Up

In the race to build a faster computer chip, there is literally nowhere to go but up. Today's chip surfaces are packed with the tiniest electronic switches the laws of physics allow, but Intel Corp. says it is blowing past ...

dateMay 05, 2011 in Hardware
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Freescale to keep Sendai plant closed

Freescale Semiconductor has decided against reopening its plant in Sendai after the massive earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan left it severely damaged.

dateApr 06, 2011 in Business
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The incredible shrinking circuit

( -- Just when it seemed that microchips couldn't get any tinier, a technique developed by researchers here at the University of Cambridge Engineering Department could lead to chips which are not only smaller, ...

dateMar 28, 2011 in Nanomaterials
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