Intel offers long vision for analysts News & Analysis 4/28/2000 Post a comment Intel's annual analysts briefing this week was short on technology details but long on vision and product sneak peeks. The world's largest semiconductor company is broadening its portfolio of semiconductor, services, software and funding solutions to empower Internet growth at all levels.
ATI and Nvidia battle for top graphics chip News & Analysis 4/27/2000 Post a comment ATI Technologies Inc. introduced its latest chip at Windows Hardware Engineering Conference 2000, and claimed the title of best graphics chip in the industry. They held that title for 24 hours, because the next day, Nvidia Corp. held its own product launch, and retook their position as the top-performing graphics chip.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.