Monday, December 3, 2018

IBM Reveals 8-Bit Analog Chip With Phase-Change Memory

This is pretty damn interesting.

Today at the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting in San Francisco,  IBM reported a new 8-bit analog chip. But the true development was less about analog chips catching up to their digital peers and more a radical rethink of chip architecture: this chip is the first to perform 8-bit calculations right where information is stored.