another fab in the sky dream for GF. They are loosing about 30 million a quarter, most of their 8 inch fabs are half or not full. Nobody is buying into the 28nm gate first process. ATIC wants out of this asap, pushing them to go IPO in 2014. So now they are building two fabs worth 12 billion??? Must be the new math.
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