Continuing to scale down the size of transistor features has become costlier and trickier in recent years. So much so that only four manufacturers of logic chips—GlobalFoundries, Intel, Samsung, and TSMC—were even planning to continue the multibillion-dollar effort....
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Moore’s Law isn’t operating now as in past decades.
The increasing difficulty of making semiconductors, and the soaring cost of manufacturing that results, is prompting new approaches to chip making.
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Moore’s Law has driven the semiconductor industry for decades.