AmberWave Sues Intel Over Strained-Silicon Technology
Amberwave, which develops technology for making strained silicon, claims that Intel is infringing its intellectual property as part of the strained-silicon technology used in Intel's 90nm Pentium microprocessors.
Strained silicon is a performance-enhancing material for an array of semiconductor-based products, which increases the mobility of charged carriers in semiconductor devices by “stretching” or “straining” the silicon lattice.
“For years, Intel has been improving...
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