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2011-05-26 01:00:00

HSINCHU, Taiwan, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) announced today that 28nm support within the Open Innovation Platform(TM) (OIP) design infrastructure is fully delivered, as demonstrated by 89 new 28nm designs scheduled to tapeout. The company will also introduce OIP enhancements, including the delivery of Reference Flow 12.0 and Analog/Mixed Signal (AMS) Reference Flow 2.0 at the upcoming Design Automation Conference (DAC) in San Diego, Calif. TSMC's 28nm...

2011-05-17 02:00:00

HSINCHU, Taiwan, R.O.C., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today announced the winner of the TSMC Europractice Innovation award for the most innovative mixed signal or RF (Radio Frequency) design submitted by a European university through the Europractice IC service coordinated by imec. The design from the ESAT team of K.U. Leuven showed a high degree of innovation by integrating a 120GHz Voltage Control Oscillator with a 10Gb/s phase modulating transmitter on...

2011-01-27 02:30:00

SHANGHAI and SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPRD; "Spreadtrum") and TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today unveiled their achievement on the first commercialized 40nm Time Division - Synchronous Code Division Multiple Access (TD-SCDMA) baseband processor. First time silicon success for this baseband processor was achieved by the two companies jointly optimizing design, process and manufacturing. The chip is in initial production at Fab...

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