Two years after releasing the "world's largest computer chip," AI computing startup Cerebras Systems is upping the transistor punch from 1.2 trillion to 2.6 trillion.
About 5 hours ago by Jake Hertz
As interconnects become an increasingly challenging system bottleneck, some researchers—and even larger corporations like Intel—believe silicon photonics to be a light at the end of the tunnel.
About 5 days ago by Jake Hertz
Intel has released a new processor for data center applications. How does this new x86 processor look compared to other processor advancements?
5 days ago by Rushi Patel
NVIDIA entered a new marketplace yesterday with the release of NVIDIA Grace: its first data center CPU—and a possible counterpart to Intel's CPUs.
April 13, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Through retrofitting and stopgaps, Intel has launched its 11th-gen Intel Core Rocket Lake-S desktop chips engineered on the new Cypress Cove architecture.
March 26, 2021 by Luke James
The threat of physical attacks on embedded designs has inspired semiconductor manufacturers to double down on hardware security in new subsystems.
March 18, 2021 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
This year, Rasberry Pi unveiled its first-ever microcontroller. How does this device perform in professional embedded design?
March 16, 2021 by Steve Arar
Designed to level up with burgeoning data center demands, AMD claims its new EPYC 7003 Series CPUs outperform competitors in terms of speed and security.
March 16, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Combining volatile organic compound (VOC) sensors and an ML chip, the "DiaNose" can pinpoint cancer, kidney failure, and now COVID-19.
March 03, 2021 by Tyler Charboneau
Bringing indirect time-of-flight (IToF) to cell phones, tablets, drones, and even toy robots may now be possible with a highly-integrated GaN laser driver IC.
February 23, 2021 by Jake Hertz
In an Intel-created test, Intel's i7 processor seems leaps and bounds better than Apple's M1. However, when breaking down the benchmarking results, more questions than answers appear.
February 17, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Researchers at MIT have created an algorithm-based architecture called SpAtten that reduces attention computation and memory access in natural language processing (NLP) systems.
February 16, 2021 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
The grant-funded QLSI Project will assess the efficacy of silicon-spin qubits as a manufacturing platform. Why this technology, and what advantages does it have?
February 12, 2021 by Tyler Charboneau
Paris-based SCALINX has high hopes for its signal conversion ASICs, aiming to become 5G and radar market leaders in Europe.
February 06, 2021 by Luke James
Temperature has been a long-standing issue in scaling quantum computing. Now, researchers in partnership with Microsoft may have discovered the key to scalability: a cryo-CMOS chip.
February 04, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Customization and flexibility are key for designing ADAS. Here's why FPGAs are becoming a go-to—as opposed to ASICs, for example.
February 03, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Xiaomi claims its new smartphone-compatible technology offers wireless charging at a distance—with no stands or charging pads necessary.
February 02, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Just this month, three major companies have released 5G-compatible chips. How do these new processors size up with one another?
January 26, 2021 by Jake Hertz
To push real-time robotic response into reality, MIT researchers have turned to their own in-house technique called "robomorphic computing."
January 22, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Intel has released more than 50 new processors at CES 2021, aimed at markets ranging from business to gaming.
January 15, 2021 by Jake Hertz
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