Intel Settles with Engineer Who Took Secret Docs to Microsoft

Intel Foundry Services Chief Steps Down

Randhir Thakur, the head of Intel’s contract chip production unit, has resigned, according to a report from The Register that was confirmed by Intel. He will continue to lead Intel Foundry Services through Q1 2023 to ensure a smooth transition to a new leader.  Pat Gelsinger, chief executive of Intel, sent an email to the company’s…

OODA Loop

OODA Loop – The Chips Act and Intel Corp. in Q422: the Mobileye IPO, Intel Foundry Services, the Silicon Heartland and Enabling National Security Applications

“Today marks a pivotal moment in the journey to build a more geographically balanced and resilient semiconductor supply chain. The establishment of the Silicon Heartland is testament to the power of government incentives to unlock private investment, create thousands of high-paying jobs, and benefit U.S. economic and national security. We would not be here today…

Samsung Foundry Tapes Out First 3nm Test Chip

Samsung Foundry Tapes Out First 3nm Test Chip

Samsung Foundry and Synopsys have announced that Samsung has taped out its first test chip using its 3GAA (3 nm) fabrication technology that features gate all-around (GAA) transistors. The test chips was designed using Synopsys’ Fusion Design Platform electronic design automation (EDA) tools.  Samsung’s 3GAA manufacturing process uses brand-new gate all-around (GAA) transistors that promise to enable…