Weak server chip shipments on the horizon, analysts say

The server market is showing signs of weakening, which could lead to a downturn in server chip shipments, further affecting the revenue of chip makers already hampered by lackluster demand for home PCs,

Published on: September 27th, 2010 Agam Shah

DRAM makers to get government bailout

DRAM makers are facing one of the worst downturns in their history and governments around the world are lining up to help companies through the mess. Taiwan, Germany and South Korea all appear

Published on: December 12th, 2008 Dan Nystedt

HP tech lets chips live with defects

Researchers at Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) believe they have developed a manufacturing technique that will allow chip makers to push the performance envelope after conventional transistors reach the atomic level.The technique, based on a

Published on: June 9th, 2005 Tom Krazit

TSMC breakthrough shrinks transistors 10-fold

Contract-chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) Wednesday announced it has produced a working device that incorporates a new transistor type which will allow the company to produce transistors that are 10

Published on: June 13th, 2002 Sumner Lemon

TSMC breakthrough shrinks transistors 10-fold

Contract-chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) yesterday announced it has produced a working device that incorporates a new transistor type which will allow the company to produce transistors that are 10

Published on: June 12th, 2002 Sumner Lemon

PC makers face up to tough times

The warnings are in. Intel Corp., Gateway Inc. and Apple Computer Corp. led the list of companies issuing disheartening notes about the PC's apparent decline. All three of these vendors this past two

Published on: December 11th, 2000 Ashlee Vance