April 5, 2005

Moore's Law Continues Unabated

Moore's Law, established in 1965, states that the number of transistors doubles every 18 months. A recent observation is that this law appears to be still in play. In 1965, CPU chips had about 60 transistors in them. Intel’s latest Itanium chip has 1.7 billion.

Posted by Ted at April 5, 2005 8:17 PM