2003 semi outlook brightens a bit News & Analysis 9/17/2003 Post a comment The market research firm iSupply Corp. on Tuesday tweaked its outlook for 2003 semiconductor sales and revealed vendor rankings for the first half of the year, with newly formed Renesas Technology coming in as the third-largest chip maker in the world.
Intel formulates low-cost Itanium 2 plan News & Analysis 9/15/2003 Post a comment Intel Corp. last week opened a low-cost avenue for its high-performance Itanium 2 line with two scaled-down 64-bit processors. The new chips are aimed at boosting Intel's competitive position in the entry-level 64-bit server and workstation market, long the domain of Unix-based processor rivals.
Intel dives into 90nm technology shift News & Analysis 9/1/2003 Post a comment Intel Corp. is sampling the first processors manufactured on its 90nm technology process--the Prescott for desktop PCs and the Dothan, an improved version of the Pentium M chip for laptops, the company said last week.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 15 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...