TITLE

Chipmakers Promise Smaller, Cheaper, Faster

AUTHOR(S)
McCall, Margo
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Wireless Week;3/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on developments in the chip manufacturing industry in the U.S. in 2006. Forecast on the effect of third-generation and 3.5G phones on the silicon industry; Opportunities for WEDGE chips; Information on the EDGE baseband processor included in the CellAirity chipset.
ACCESSION #
20292667

 

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