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March 28th, 2004

Manufacturing Upheaval

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A more cost-effective method of manufacturing microchips will gradually replace multi-billion-dollar foundries with table-top boxes, marking the end of the silicon era and the potential death of many factory-floor jobs. This was the message from Douglas Mulhall, author of Our Molecular Future (and member of CRN's Board of Advisors), at a recent IT conference in Canada.

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