December 12, 2000

IBM, Intel chips: Smaller and faster

Author: JT Smith

"(Intel) will release a paper Monday at the IEEE International Electron Devices conference in San Francisco showing that the company can produce transistors with elements as narrow as eight angstroms, or three atoms, far smaller than today's chips. IBM also plans to announce Monday that it has started production of chips using 0.13-micron wires." Story at ZDNet.


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