Special Reports

People Vs. Self-Driving Cars

By: Susan Rambo

Why auto tech companies are so concerned about interactions with humans.
Big Changes For Mainstream Chip Architectures

By: Ed Sperling

AI-enabled systems are being designed to process more data locally as device scaling be...
3D NAND Flash Wars Begin

By: Mark LaPedus

Market overcrowding, more efficient manufacturing, and growing list of scaling issues c...

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Top Stories

Machine Learning Shifts More Work to FPGAs, SoCs

SoC bandwidth, integration expand as data centers use more FPGAs for machine learning.

Cryogenic Etch Re-Emerges

Technology could play a bigger role in 3D NAND, but control and cost remain problematic.

Variation’s Long, Twisty Tail Worsens At 7/5nm

Multiple sources of variability are causing unexpected problems in everything from AI c...

SiC Chip Demand Surges

Electric vehicles drive up market for silicon carbide power semiconductors, but cost re...

Auto Chip Design, Test Changes Ahead

Which tools and methodologies will work best to ensure electronics operate for extended...

Survey: EUV Optimism Grows

Photomask business is expanding despite several challenges.

Aging In Advanced Nodes

Experts at the Table, part 1: Why aging and reliability no longer can be addressed with...

Enabling Cheaper Design

At what point does cheaper design enable a significant growth in custom semiconductor c...

Process Corner Explosion

At 7nm and below, modeling what will actually show up in silicon is a lot more complica...

Minimizing Chip Aging Effects

Understanding aging factors within a design can help reduce the likelihood of product f...

Intel’s Next Move

Company's push into deep learning opens door to a variety of new architectures, includi...

The Race To Zero Defects

Complexity, scaling and economics are hindering test engineers from finding all of the ...

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Latest News

Week In Review: Manufacturing, Test

Tariffs; Intel-Micron saga; mask/litho survey.

Week In Review: Design, Low Power

AI processors and platforms; Renesas offers its IP; functional...

Week in Review: IoT, Security, Auto

Security anxiety; digital health; goodbye, Airware.

Blog Review: Sept. 19

Creating a new switch; effective formal; speculative execution...

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Research

System Bits: Sept. 18

SCADA security simulator; more efficient, transparent ML; AI i...

Manufacturing Bits: Sept. 18

Flexible nanowires; molecular wires.

Power/Performance Bits: Sept. 18

Etching photovoltaics; solar panel degradation; photoelectrode...

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Startup Corner

Baum: Finding SoC Power Flaws

Identifying power design flaws early with time/power-use analy...

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