SkyWater is a new US based and owned foundry player
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Doing a lot of work in Quantum Computing

We had a chance to chat with the Tom Sonderman,  the president of SkyWater - a  new/old US owned and operated semiconductor Fab. These guys can make a lot of interesting IoT, automotive and even quantum processing units and what makes it unique is that it is US owned and operated. 

Enmotus provides the storage brains behind new Ryzens
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StoreMI is based on the Enmotus FuzeDrive

Buried in the announcement about the four new 400-series chipset was the news that Enmotus was behind AMD's new StoreMI technology or Store Machine Intelligence.

AMD releases four second generation Ryzen chips
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15 percent higher gaming performance

AMD has announced the global availability of its second Generation AMD Ryzen desktop processors, which it claims, offer up to 15 percent higher gaming performance than the first generation.

Intel claims to have created world's fastest chip
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Stratix 10 can do 10 trillion floating point operations per second


Chipzilla claims that its new Stratix 10 chip is the world's fastest chip.

Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X Overclock to 5.88 GHz
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Sadly needed exotic cooling

Two of AMD's upcoming second-generation Ryzen processors have already been overclocked to more than 5.8GHz and beyond.