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Renesas to Tie Up with TSMC for Chip Manufacturing

Beleaguered Japanese chip maker Renesas Electronics Corporation said today that it will tie up with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company according to reports from Reuters. The tie-up with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing … Continue reading

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May 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

TSMC says 3D-IC will help “Beat Moore’s Law”

This post from Richard Goering of the Cadence blogging community is a great analysis of the TSMC keynote speech by TSMC North America president Rick Cassidy at the recent CDNLive! … Continue reading

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March 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dan 5.0: The Social Media Upgrade

Or, My Year of Living Socially A year ago this month, in fact almost to the day, I was the recipient of a layoff notice at my last corporate high-tech … Continue reading

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April 9, 2011 · 18 Comments

Semiconductor Groups Form 3D IC Standards Efforts to Save Moore’s Law

In an unprecedented display of urgency at a critical juncture in the history of the semiconductor industry, several of the largest organizations representing semiconductor design and manufacturing have announced initiatives … Continue reading

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December 8, 2010 · 2 Comments

Intel’s New Tune: Andy Bryant Keynotes Semicon West

Intel executive vice president of technology and chief administrative officer Andy Bryant‘s keynote presentation at Semicon West 2010 on Wednesday was notable for what he didn’t say. Specifically, there was … Continue reading

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July 15, 2010 · 1 Comment

Of Semiconductors and Inflection Points: A Short History of Value

My blog last week on the 100th anniversary of Silicon Valley pioneer William Shockley’s birth brought forth a memory of another time when I took an interesting look back at semiconductor industry … Continue reading

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February 22, 2010 · Leave a comment