Chips: Upholding Moore’s Law

Chips: Upholding Moore’s Law

What's .03 microns long and can be turned on and off 10 billion times a second? It's a new transistor...

May 31st, 2001 John Edwards

Intel Promises 10GHz chips with tiny transistors

Intel Promises 10GHz chips with tiny transistors

Intel Corp. announced on Monday what it calls the world's smallest and fastest transistor, promising microprocessors running at 10GHz. The...

December 12th, 2000 Joris Evers

History Lesson

History Lesson

It goes by many names, among them electron valve, thermionic valve, triode, glassfet and, the best, firebottle. It's the vacuum...

February 29th, 2000 CIO Canada Staff