Micron, Intel speed up flash memory

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Breaking the speed barrier of traditional flash memory, Intel and Micron Thursday announced a new flash memory architecture that increases the data transfer rates in consumer electronics by cutting the bottlenecks affecting conventional NAND flash...

Micron shrinks DRAM process technology

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Micron Technology has announced production sampling of its new 1Gb DDR2 device fabricated on 68nm DRAM process technology. The new process, coupled with Micron's 6F2 technology, has enabled the world's smallest production 1Gb DDR2 memory...

Micron Claims Rambus Destroyed Documents

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Micron Technology, the largest U.S. maker of computer-memory chips, pressed claims of document destruction against semiconductor designer Rambus as a trial began in federal court. Micron sued Rambus in 2000, alleging it tried to control...

Micron Unveils First 1066MHz Memory Chips

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Micron Technology, a maker of dynamic random access memory, has announced 1066MHz DDR2 modules. Using 1Gb 1066MHz DDR2 memory devices manufactured with the 78nm process technology, Micron has created 512MB, 1GB and 2GB memory modules...

Intel, Micron Select Singapore for NAND Flash Fab

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Intel Corp. and Micron Technology Inc. have agreed to site their fourth wafer fab for the production of NAND flash memories in Singapore. Since the formation of the Intel-Micron joint venture IM Flash Technologies...

Micron acknowledges probe by EU authorities

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Computer chip manufacturer Micron Technology Inc. has acknowledged its legal problems have expanded, saying the European Union has been investigating price-fixing among worldwide memory chipmakers. Boise-based Micron's primary product is dynamic random access...

Micron Technology is Readying 4GB DDR-II Modules

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Thanks xStainDx. Micron Technology delivered the industry's 4GB DDR-II registered dual in-line memory module to Intel Corporation. The new products may find themselves in IA32e Intel-based servers or workstations at a later date. ...

Micron says half of revenues to come from Asia

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Micron Technology Inc. said it anticipates more than 50 percent of its revenue would be generated in southeast Asia within a few years with China, Hong Kong and Japan accounting for a significant portion of...

Stronger memory market boosts Micron

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Shares of Micron Technology rose Wednesday after the company announced a surprise first-quarter profit on strong demand for memory chips. The Boise, Idaho-based company had net income of $1 million for the first...

Micron puts new memory into action

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Micron Technology will disclose on Monday that it has begun producing large numbers of DDR2 chips, a new generation of memory for computers. The semiconductor manufacturer is now assembling DDR2 chips into memory modules, Micron...

Hynix creditors approve proposed Micron deal

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Creditors of Hynix Semiconductor Inc. on Monday approved a proposed $3.8 billion deal to sell the troubled South Korean chipmaker's memory operations to U.S. rival Micron Technology Inc. The decision cleared the first...

Micron to make Hynix offer today

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Newspaper in Korea's capital Seoul, claimed that US memory firm Micron will make a formal offer for part of Hynix' DRAM business today. It also reports that "talks" between Hynix and Infineon, which...

Micron jilts Hynix at altar

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As The Inquirer reported yesterday, the level of spin generated by Korean Dramurai Hynix seemed to suggest something was awry with the "talks" between it and Micron. Confirmation that Micron is thoroughly fed...

XP 2500+ to have .13 micron core

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Reliable sources close to the AMD action tell the INQUIRER that the XP 2500+ will use a .13 micron core but that the 2200+ will use .18 micron technology. The 2200 is slated to appear...

Micron hesitates to raise DRAM prices

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US memory company Micron, currently in the deepest of negotiations with Korean Dramurai Hynix, is waiting to see what happens before hiking the price of its own memory modules. That follows a decision by Hynix,...

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