Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 3   >   >>
me3
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
me3   3/6/2012 3:18:03 PM
NO RATINGS
Well, that would be hard. But they can be less arrogant, less evasive, friendlier to the ecosystem, and more open to partnership. Do they have the DNA for that?

KB3001
User Rank
CEO
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/6/2012 12:55:40 PM
NO RATINGS
Is not this surprising?

KB3001
User Rank
CEO
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/6/2012 9:35:31 AM
NO RATINGS
May be they should go a step further and stop asking Daddy (ATIC) for more money everytime they are in trouble. That way they will feel the real hunger...

DrunkenSailor
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
DrunkenSailor   3/6/2012 1:15:01 AM
NO RATINGS
Samsungs Logic/Foundry technology is part of IBM's fab club. One might also recall the announcement of both Samsung and GF offering a "synchronised" 28 nm technology what is based on mentioned fab club.

mcgrathdylan
User Rank
Blogger
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
mcgrathdylan   3/5/2012 11:57:20 PM
NO RATINGS
@Dr_Trevorkian- I found this an interesting question and posed it directly to an AMD spokesman. The spokesman reported that the amended deal with Globalfoundries has no implications for its x86 license from Intel. "We have the ability to produce processors anywhere we chose from the perspective of the cross license," the spokesman said.

Dr_Trevorkian
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
Dr_Trevorkian   3/5/2012 11:15:11 PM
NO RATINGS
Does this impact their x86 licensing agreement with Intel? I thought that they were required to fabricate their own x86 chips.

me3
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
me3   3/5/2012 11:09:02 PM
NO RATINGS
Better getting into shape now, this hunger is the hunger to end all hungers.

old account Frank Eory
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
old account Frank Eory   3/5/2012 10:48:04 PM
NO RATINGS
GF will be hungry, and that could result in making them very competitive. Don't write them off just yet.

KB3001
User Rank
CEO
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/5/2012 10:31:07 PM
NO RATINGS
Very bad news indeed for GF, and more precisely ATIC!

BillSalmond
User Rank
Rookie
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
BillSalmond   3/5/2012 10:23:25 PM
NO RATINGS
IBM don't release any figures for their semiconductor division. I suspect that at best they break even. Are Samsung involved in the IBM fab club?

<<   <   Page 2 / 3   >   >>


Flash Poll
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Juggling a Cornucopia of Projects
Max Maxfield
Post a comment
I feel like I'm juggling a lot of hobby projects at the moment. The problem is that I can't juggle. Actually, that's not strictly true -- I can juggle ten fine china dinner plates, but ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
26 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Karen Field

June 2014 Cartoon Caption Winner
Karen Field
13 comments
Congratulations to "Wnderer" for submitting the winning caption for our June cartoon, after much heated conversation by our judges, given the plethora of great entries.

Jeremy Cook

Inspection Rejection: Why More Is Less in a Vision System
Jeremy Cook
3 comments
Albert Einstein has been quoted as saying, "Everything should be as simple as possible, but not simpler." I would never claim to have his level of insight -- or such an awesome head of ...

Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)