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Intel Demonstrates Industry's First 32nm Chip...

Submitted by: DudeofDeath @ 09:31 AM | Wednesday, September 19, 2007 | (url: http://www.physor...)

Speaking to industry leaders, developers and industry watchers at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF), Otellini showed the industry's first working chips built using 32 nanometer (nm) technology, with transistors so small that more than 4 million of them could fit on the period at the end of this sentence. Intel's 32nm process technology is on track to begin production in 2009.

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IBM Creates Three-Dimensional Computer Chips

Submitted by: DudeofDeath @ 10:44 AM | Thursday, April 12, 2007 | (url: http://www.physor...)

IBM today announced a breakthrough chip-stacking technology in a manufacturing environment that paves the way for three-dimensional chips that will extend Moores Law beyond its expected limits. The technology called "through-silicon vias" -- allows different chip components to be packaged much closer together for faster, smaller, and lower-power systems.