Majeed Ahmad, Editor-in-Chief of EDN, has covered electronics design industry for more than two decades. He holds Masters’ degree in telecommunication engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology. He has worked in various editorial positions, including assignments for EE Times Asia and Electronic Products.

Intel’s at a Memory Crossroads — Again

Intel is at memory business crossroads, again. According to The Wall Street Journal, the semiconductor industry giant is selling its NAND flash unit to SK Hynix for $9 billion. Besides NAND flash chips, the deal encompasses Intel’s solid-state drive business and wafer operations, including Intel’s fabrication facility in Dalian, China. Intel’s love and hate relationship with…