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What is a GPU?
Graphics processing unit, or GPU, is a specialized chip that provides 2D or 3D images. Display adapters contain one or more GPUs to allow fast graphics rendering.
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2015-04-17 US builds world's fastest supercomputer
The Collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne and Lawrence Livermore (CORAL) project financed by the U.S. Department of Energy aims to one-up the Chinese with up to 200petaflops systems by 2018.
2011-02-01 Updated AMD APP now available
AMD has launched an updated AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) Software Development Kit (SDK) ver 2.3 with full support for the first AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), OpenCL 1.1 and AMD Radeon HD 6900 Series graphics.
2014-08-27 Understanding STT-MRAM
STT-MRAM can take the place of low-density DRAM and SRAM, especially for mobile and storage devices. But what is it and how does it differ from MRAM?
2011-05-02 Uncovering the mysterious A5
Here's a closer look at Apple's A5, the second-generation processor that powers the iPad 2.
2015-02-20 Two sides of the coin: IP vs EDA
While there are many synergies between intellectual property (IP) and electronic design automation (EDA), fundamentally, these two are different businesses and technologies.
2011-11-25 TSMC to benefit from AMD's changes in strategy?
Online reports have surfaced suggesting the company could scrap its 28nm APU production at Globalfoundries in order to move the manufacturing to TSMC.
2014-10-07 TSMC takes lead over Samsung in FinFET race
TSMC's 16nm pilot line is gaining incremental confidence among prospective customers, leaving behind Samsung, whose foundry has experienced a setback with its 14nm FinFET project.
2008-11-19 TSMC ramps 40nm volume production
TSMC Ltd. has announced the volume production of the first semiconductor foundry 40nm logic manufacturing process with the successful ramp of its 40nm General Purpose (G) and Low Power (LP) versions.
2009-08-26 TSMC injects low-power process into 28nm roadmap
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd will include a low-power (LP) process to its 28nm high-k metal gate (HKMG) road map.
2015-04-09 TSMC announces plans for 10nm, 16nm tech
TSMC is set to release a compact, low-power version of its 16nm FinFET process and shared its road map for smaller process nodes and will begin construction of a new 10nm fab next year.
2009-11-10 TSMC 40nm yield woes continue
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd is still having yield issues with its 40nm process, according to analysts.
2008-06-26 Trio works on 3D solution for home theaters
Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America Inc. has tapped Nvidia Corp. and Aspen Media Products LLC to provide the first complete 3D solution for the home entertainment market in one convenient package.
2015-03-09 Top 6 trends at Mobile World Congress
Imagination Technologies recognised six trends at the recent Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, Spain, which tend to drive industry momentum and related.
2008-01-24 Tool speeds up design of optoelectronic devices
Acceleware and Synopsys have developed a hardware solution that enables up to 20x faster electromagnetic simulation of optoelectronic devices such as CMOS image sensors.
2013-04-10 TI-powered Moonshot in the works, says HP
Texas Instruments joined several ARM and x86 vendors that eventually will find a place aboard HP's Project Moonshot systems, which currently ships only with Intel Atom SoCs.
2011-04-25 TI's OMAP chief lists top 11 tablet features
Stressing the importance of user experience, EE Times identifies 11 features that tablets sold in 2011-2012 should offer, among them, multiple OS, HD videoconferencing and computational photography.
2008-11-24 The Portand Group, AMD collaborate on compiler tech
The Portland Group has entered into an agreement with AMD to jointly work on a compiler technology for AMD FireStream compute accelerators.
2008-06-24 Temperature monitors boast high accuracy
Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX6622/MAX6636 1C accurate, 5-/7-channel temperature sensors.
2015-04-20 Supercomputers: 5 power facts you need to know
Storage space and power budget are just two of the elements that supercomputers consume in immensely large quantities, which simply show what these powerful machines are capable of.
2013-07-31 Super Micro Computer showcases GPU powered solutions
Super Micro Computer's enterprise-class supercomputing solutions covers the widest range applications from supercomputing clusters for compute-intensive scientific and engineering based modelling.
2009-11-02 ST, ARM drive next-gen home entertainment
STMicroelectronics has adopted the ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore processor, in addition to the Mali-400 graphics processor, for its upcoming STB and digital TV SoC ICs.
2006-11-30 Sony losing on each PlayStation 3, teardown reveals
Sony is taking a considerable loss of more than $240 per unit on each PlayStation 3 video gaming console, according to a "teardown" analysis conducted by market research firm iSuppli.
2012-09-03 Sonics joins HSA Foundation to support mobile, cloud computing
The company will assist with R&D and will provide system IP to semiconductor companies building SoCs that adopt the HSA architecture by ensuring Sonics' products are specification-compliant.
2013-11-13 SoC processors boost Nvidia revenue in Q3
The Tegra 4 has driven the firm's revenue to $1,054 million in Q3, up 7.9 percent from $977.2 million in Q2, but remained down 12.5 percent YoY.
2014-06-19 Snapdragon loses to Samsung in Android benchmark
The new Android device benchmarking tool from EEMBC reveals that Samsung's Exynos performs better than Qualcomm's Snapdragon in Android devices.
2015-04-27 Slowing mobile market looks to smart watches for growth
Over the next five years, both smartphones and tablets will slump to single-digit growth levels but smart watches could rise to annual sales of 300 to 400 million units, analyst Linley Gwennap forecast.
2013-10-31 SK Hynix turns to BeSang for 3D IC tech
SK Hynix has licensed BeSang's 3D IC process that uses a low-temperature process to build multi-layer 3D integrated circuits one layer at a time using traditional vias.
2014-08-07 Server card touts 2.53TFLOPS compute performance
The AMD FirePro S9150 server card is supported by a powerful software ecosystem, enabling developers to better harness its compute performance.
2008-12-09 Sensors unite high accuracy, low cost
SMSC announced two new families of high-accuracy, low-cost temperature sensorsEMC1412, EMC1413, EMC1414, EMC1072, EMC1073 and EMC1074.
2014-08-13 Search engine Bing turns to FPGAs for help
Microsoft started out focusing on Bing which needed help because it was not fast enough. FPGAs are not a natural fit for cost-sensitive data centres, but it turns out they make sense.
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