Chip Shot: Intel-Micron Win Most Innovative Flash Award

Intel Corporation and Micron Technology, Inc., received the
Most Innovative Flash Memory Technology award Aug. 10 at the 2011
Flash Memory Summit for the companies’ industry-leading 20 nanometer (nm)
NAND Flash memory process technology. The breakthrough technology saves board space enabling tablet and smartphone manufacturers to offer such end-product improvements as a bigger battery, larger screen or another chip to handle new features.