40NM

January 20th, 2010

TSMC Claims 40nm Chip Yields Have Normalized

TSMC, one of the largest manufacturers of a majority of the world’s semiconductors, has announced the end of issues surrounding the production and yields of 40nm chips. At a company event marking the opening of a new factory wing in Taiwain, Mark Liu, Senior VP of Operations with the company, stated that the chamber matching [...]

December 4th, 2009

Pitiful TSMC 40nm Chip Yeilds to Continue Through 2010

The dire situation over at the TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) in their production of 40nm chips has been evident since the launch of the ATI 5800 series graphics card, and unfortunately reports indicate it is unlikely to be resolved any time soon. A report from Fudzilla indicates that the situation over the yields of [...]

September 30th, 2009

NVIDIA GT300 – Codename Fermi – Detailed

A few features have finally be put to the blank face that has only been known as the GT300. A few key details of the upcoming NVIDIA generation of video cards have been leaked, the first of which is a name. Codenamed Fermi, after the developer of the first nuclear power reactor, Enrico Fermi,  it appears [...]