Moores law

08.27.12
Acronym-loving Samsung joins Intel and TSMC, buys stake in ASML
08.27.12

Acronym-loving Samsung joins Intel and TSMC, buys stake in ASML

Samsung's round of cash-flashing continues with a $629 million purchase of a three-percent stake i...

By D. Cooper,   08.27.12
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06.21.12
Researchers take nanowire transistors vertical, double up on density
06.21.12

Researchers take nanowire transistors vertical, double up on density

3D silicon is all the rage, and now nanowire transistors have further potential to keep Moore's La...

By S. Dent,   06.21.12
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06.15.12
Engadget Primed: why nanometers matter (and why they often don't)
06.15.12

Engadget Primed: why nanometers matter (and why they often don't)

Primed goes in-depth on the technobabble you hear on Engadget every day -- we dig deep into each to...

By S. Sakr,   06.15.12
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05.21.12
Raspberry Pi hands-on and Eben Upton interview at Maker Faire (video)
05.21.12

Raspberry Pi hands-on and Eben Upton interview at Maker Faire (video)

Unless you've been hiding under a rock lately, we're pretty sure you've heard about the Raspberry...

By M. Joire,   05.21.12
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02.21.12
Single atom transistors point to the future of quantum computers, death of Moore's law
02.21.12

Single atom transistors point to the future of quantum computers, death of Moore's law

Transistors -- the basic building block of the complex electronic devices around you. Literally bil...

By T. O'Brien,   02.21.12
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01.28.12
IBM builds 9 nanometer carbon nanotube transistor, puts silicon on notice
01.28.12

IBM builds 9 nanometer carbon nanotube transistor, puts silicon on notice

It's not the smallest transistor out there, but the boffins at IBM have constructed the tiniest car...

By M. Gorman,   01.28.12
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11.17.11
IBM sees stacked silicon sitting in fluid as the way to power future PCs
11.17.11

IBM sees stacked silicon sitting in fluid as the way to power future PCs

Generally, the combination of microchips, electricity and fluids is usually considered an incredibly...

By C. Barylick,   11.17.11
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09.15.11
Koomey's law heckles Moore's in the post-PC world
09.15.11

Koomey's law heckles Moore's in the post-PC world

Around the same time most years, (2007, 2009, 2010), someone heralds the death of Moore's law....

By D. Cooper,   09.15.11
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06.20.11
Intel plans exascale computing by 2018, wants to make petaflops passé
06.20.11

Intel plans exascale computing by 2018, wants to make petaflops passé

Sure, Fujitsu has a right to be proud of its K supercomputer -- performing over 8 petaflops with...

By M. Gorman,   06.20.11
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