Economic academics agree Intel squandered its lead trying to impress shareholders
A couple of economic academics have penned a rather interesting paper claiming that Intel will not catch up to TSMC and SEC in semiconductor fabrication.
Sapphire Rapids not so rapid after all
Chipzilla has delayed production of its next-generation Xeon Scalable CPUs, code-named Sapphire Rapids, to the first quarter of 2022 and said it would start ramping shipments by at least April of next year.
I RAN, I RAN so far away, couldn’t get away
Swedish kit vendor Ericsson has continued is using Intel chips to do its mid-band 5G RAN operations.
But only one to see a sales decline
Chipzilla is the #1 semiconductor maker in the world despite being the only one in the top 15 to post a sales decline.
Part of chip production modernisation
Chipzilla is to invest $3.5 billion in the Rio Rancho technical campus as part of its global chip production modernisation.
Booming sales, but profits down
Chipzilla disappointed the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by turning in a second quarter profit forecast well short of their great expectations.
Put some nice Intel chips in there
Intel Chief Executive Kicking/ Pat Gelsinger has said that Intel will start producing chips at its factories within six to nine months to address the auto shortage, which has idled assembly lines at some US automotive plants.
Update Swan upped
Intel's new CEO will be Pat Gelsinger, who will take up his position after current CEO Bob Swan steps down in mid-February, CNBC reported today.
Things are not looking good in Chipzilla’s universe
Intel shares fell by ten percent after-hours trading after the chip company reported its third quarter results, which show it losing ground in the server and data centre market.
It is not nice to say “I hope it dies a painful death”
Intel has replied to Linus Torvalds comments that he hoped “AVX512 dies a painful death" and “Intel starts fixing real problems instead of trying to create magic instructions to then create benchmarks that they can look good on"'