Will this new technology helps Apple be ahead of competitions? Although many people focus on the performance difference between iOS and Android, a higher performance hardware surely helps to pull the distance further. Apple, being a whole company playing both hardware and software, surely see this advantage.
Very interesting. This looks like it could be a good addition to their semiconductor efforts. It will be very interesting to see what comes of this downstream, especially in another year or so in flash intensive devices.
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