“The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.” Thomas Huxley, Scientist (1825-95).
Tuesday, 17 April 2012
The latest data from IHS iSuppli confirms the position of Intel as the world's leading semiconductor supplier with 15.6% (by revenue) of the market in 2011. Intel's position is due to demand for its PC-oriented microprocessors and for its NAND flash memory used in consumer and wireless products. The second largest supplier remains Samsung Electronics; Intel's revenue for 2011 being $48,721M and Samsung's $28,563M.