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How nanotech fits in chips

Fujitsu Siemens says nanotubes are on the way. Also: Gordon Moore sees small role for nano.

In chip design, the small only get smaller. One promising tiny technology is the carbon nanotube, which Fujitsu Siemens says will soon be available on a commercial scale. Also: Gordon Moore sees a small role for nano.

Fujitsu Siemens eyes nanotech for chips

With silicon being pushed to its limits, some see carbon nanotubes as the future of chips.
March 10, 2005

Moore says nanoelectronics face tough challenges

Intel co-founder says he's a skeptic about novel materials replacing silicon and reflects on his namesake law.
March 9, 2005 related coverage

AMD makes power play with Turion

Chipmaker gets back into the notebook processor race, but it's hard to say who has the performance advantage.
Images: A peek at AMD's Turion
March 9, 2005

PlayStation 3 to be easy on developers, Sony vows

The Cell chip will make use of familiar programming tools and new software to help game makers work smarter, technicians promise.
March 9, 2005

Intel: x86 won't encroach on Itanium

Despite Itanium's rough start and the success of the x86 family, Intel says Itanium has a future in big-iron servers.
March 8, 2005

Opteron joins AMD's embedded processor lineup

Move represents expansion of long-running rivalry with Intel, which still dominates the market for x86 chips.
March 8, 2005