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12.22.15
Report: Samsung will start building chips for AMD
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Report: Samsung will start building chips for AMD

Samsung needs clients for its high-tech chip plants and AMD no longer builds chips.

By S. Dent,   12.22.15
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12.07.12
AMD cuts silicon wafer order by three quarters, gets a nasty fine
12.07.12

AMD cuts silicon wafer order by three quarters, gets a nasty fine

If you're in need of a concrete example of how the chip-making industry is trickier than ever, and...

By S. Sakr,   12.07.12
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09.23.12
Globalfoundries unveils 14nm-XM chip architecture, vows up to a 60 percent jump in battery life
09.23.12

Globalfoundries unveils 14nm-XM chip architecture, vows up to a 60 percent jump in battery life

Globalfoundries wants to show that it can play the 3D transistor game as well as Intel. Its newly...

By J. Fingas,   09.23.12
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08.13.12
ARM and Globalfoundries hammer out deal to promote 20nm mobile chips
08.13.12

ARM and Globalfoundries hammer out deal to promote 20nm mobile chips

Sure it's British, but ARM's mobile empire is being built through careful alliances rather than co...

By S. Sakr,   08.13.12
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03.05.12
Globalfoundries buys out AMD stake to become fully independent chip maker
03.05.12

Globalfoundries buys out AMD stake to become fully independent chip maker

Globalfoundries has celebrated its third anniversary by announcing that it's agreed terms with AMD...

By D. Cooper,   03.05.12
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09.02.10
Globalfoundries takes ARM Cortex-A9 into 28nm land, looks forward to 20nm chips in 2013
09.02.10

Globalfoundries takes ARM Cortex-A9 into 28nm land, looks forward to 20nm chips in 2013

Forget the numbers, here's what matters: Globalfoundries' new production capabilities will lead to...

By Vlad Savov,   09.02.10
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08.24.10
Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture
08.24.10

Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture

There aren't many unresolved mysteries with Microsoft's new console by this point -- apart from per...

By Vlad Savov,   08.24.10
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04.21.10
Socle Technology's ARM-powered, 1080p tablet platform due later this year
04.21.10

Socle Technology's ARM-powered, 1080p tablet platform due later this year

Socle Technology, a system-on-a-chip manufacturer based in Taiwan, has just announced its sPad A11 d...

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02.24.10
ARM and Globalfoundries partner up for 28nm Cortex-A9 SOCs, invite great expectations
02.24.10

ARM and Globalfoundries partner up for 28nm Cortex-A9 SOCs, invite great expectations

This one slipped the net during the excitement that was MWC this year, but it's such a promising de...

By Vlad Savov,   02.24.10
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