Samsung Foundry 3nm Gate All Around Process Node, 3GAE, Delayed To As Late As 2024

Samsung Foundry 3nm Gate All Around Process Node, 3GAE, Delayed to 2024! This would arrive in a similar time frame to TSMC’s denser 2nm GAA technology.
Samsung and Intel continue to slip further behind TSMC in leading edge technology. Will they ever be able to catch up?

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Tenstorrent Wormhole Analysis – A Scale Out Architecture for Machine Learning That Could Put Nvidia On Their Back Foot

Tenstorrent is in the news a lot for picking up Jim Keller as CTO, but their hardware and software are achieving something truly magical. The powerful Wormhole chip can scale out to many chips, servers, and racks without any software overhead, something Nvidia cannot do.

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Morgan Stanley Just Reduced TSMC’s Value By $25B While Demonstrating A Complete Lack of Semiconductor Knowledge

Morgan Stanley has downgraded TSMC $TSM in a blubbering 83-page report which caused its valuation to tumble by $25 billion. This report is full of errors and falsehoods. SemiAnalysis dissects some of these glaring mistakes.

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GlobalFoundries Is A Leading-Edge Foundry Despite Claims Otherwise

Rather than chasing Moore’s Law while ignoring all cost scaling, GlobalFoundries is pushing the bleeding edge of manufacturing in silicon photonics, usage of materials such as SiN and GaN for communications, 3D heterogenous integration, and FD-SOI

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Qualcomm Hits a Homerun AI 100 – Powerful AI Inference Acceleration For the Edge

Qualcomm has hit a home run with the Cloud AI 100 because they truly understand the hardware and software co-design required in the AI space.
According to SemiAnalysis, this combo has landed Qualcomm a Super 7 Hyperscaler win in addition to a myriad of wins in the edge market.

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Intel’s Trojan Horse into the Foundry Business | Co-packaged Silicon Photonics is Intel’s Path Forward for IDM 2.0

Intel is struggling against TSMC, AMD, Apple, Nvidia, Amazon, etc.
They have a potential ace which would allow them to remain at the heart of datacenter and force industry dependency.
Co-packaged silicon photonics is Intel’s Trojan Horse into the foundry business!

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