Your camera and music player will certainly be able to store a lot of files. But you won’t be able to count on next year’s iPhone having double the capacity at the same price.More info at NY Times.
He may be heading for a brick wall, but Mr. Harari has a plan: Head up.
“When Manhattan ran out of space, they built skyscrapers,” Mr. Harari said. “It’s the same for us.”
Right now semiconductors are all based on the particular properties of circuitry etched onto a flat piece of silicon. Four years ago, SanDisk bought Matrix Semiconductor, a company that was trying to develop a way to stack multiple layers of very tiny memory cells on top of one another.
SanDisk CEO sees flash hitting a brick wall in five years
Posted on Tuesday, May 26 2009 @ 02:46 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck