Quanta gets LCD
TV orders from Philips. On that note Quanta ships 2.2
million notebooks in November. TSMC is taking a closer look at SOI
Although Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) reiterated that
silicon-on-insulator (SOI) is a "niche" technology, overseas investors
are now suggesting that the foundry is assessing the possibility of a bid for
SOI-made CPU foundry orders on a 45nm design rule.