Fabrication

07.10.12
Intel to buy 15 percent of silicon fab equipment maker ASML, wants manufacturing machines made faster
07.10.12

Intel to buy 15 percent of silicon fab equipment maker ASML, wants manufacturing machines made faster

Chipzilla didn't get its position as the king of semiconductors by twiddling its thumbs, folks. It...

By M. Gorman,   07.10.12
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05.07.12
AMD Radeon HD 7970 could get 'GHz Edition', put the hurtz on NVIDIA
05.07.12

AMD Radeon HD 7970 could get 'GHz Edition', put the hurtz on NVIDIA

AMD's Radeon HD 7770 and 7870 reference cards already sport 1GHz clock speeds, but so far the high...

By S. Sakr,   05.07.12
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04.09.12
Marketplace reporter visits Foxconn factory in China
04.09.12

Marketplace reporter visits Foxconn factory in China

Marketplace's China correspondent Rob Schmitz is known as the man who uncovered the falsehoods...

By K. Hodgkins,   04.09.12
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03.19.12
Foxconn won't sue This American Life, Daisey
03.19.12

Foxconn won't sue This American Life, Daisey

Late last week, radio show This American Life retracted an episode published in January that sh...

By K. Hodgkins,   03.19.12
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03.16.12
Whoopsie Daisey: This American Life episode on Foxconn's iPad factories 'partially fabricated,' retracted
03.16.12

Whoopsie Daisey: This American Life episode on Foxconn's iPad factories 'partially fabricated,' retracted

Last month, we reviewed Mike Daisey's "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs", a monologue in...

By S. Sande,   03.16.12
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09.07.11
IBM and 3M join forces to fab 3D microchips, create mini-silicon skyscraper valley
09.07.11

IBM and 3M join forces to fab 3D microchips, create mini-silicon skyscraper valley

3D hype is fast wearing out its welcome, but there's at least one area of industry where the buzz...

By J. Volpe,   09.07.11
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07.13.11
Sony eyes electric car future, wants to soon sell you Li-ion batteries
07.13.11

Sony eyes electric car future, wants to soon sell you Li-ion batteries

Sony must be smelling dolla dolla bills in the EV-charged streets because the company just announced...

By J. Volpe,   07.13.11
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03.30.11
MakerBot's Interface Board Kit does PC-less 3D printing, turns your superhero fantasies into reality
03.30.11

MakerBot's Interface Board Kit does PC-less 3D printing, turns your superhero fantasies into reality

If you're like us -- that is to say, wildly popular and devastatingly good looking -- then you're p...

By C. Trout,   03.30.11
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03.25.11
Samsung starts baking 30nm 4Gb LPDDR2 chips, packaging 2GB mobile RAM in April
03.25.11

Samsung starts baking 30nm 4Gb LPDDR2 chips, packaging 2GB mobile RAM in April

When it comes to mobile RAM, capacity is often what pops to mind first while we overlook speed and...

By R. Lai,   03.25.11
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