March 19, 2013
STMicroelectronics pushes on with FDSOI despite dissolution of ST-Ericcson joint venture that provided the lead customer for the process.
December 11, 2012
Can planar devices on fully depleted SOI resist the relentless rise of finFETs as the next device architecture of choice for the semiconductor industry? An evening panel at IEDM explored the trade-offs
December 4, 2012
Traditional IP reuse is giving way to configurable, customized cores delivered by semi-automated "IP factory" groups.
October 30, 2012
ARM has named the first pair of processor cores that employ its 64bit architecture and revealed that an architectural clean-up is likely to result in the smaller of the pair requiring less silicon real estate than the existing 32bit Cortex-A9.
October 18, 2012
STMicroelectronics offers 28nm process to smaller scale users through CMP and Soitec
June 11, 2012
A deal between GlobalFoundries and STMicroelectronics has answered the question as to where ICs based on an FD-SOI process can be made, and not just for ST.
June 1, 2012
The troops will be out in force next week to claim progress on 20nm AMS design flows that take manufacturability into account.