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  • 28 Oct 2021 10:03 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    In the third episode of the ‘Brothers Talking Tech’ podcast, Greg Akiki and Fram Akiki, President at Joun Technologies - discuss different chip functionalities, with a particular focus on artificial intelligence.

    Below are the main points they tackle:

    • What is the number 1 area today in chips for venture capital investment?
    • What are AI Training and AI Inference?
    • How do you optimize a chip for AI?

    With over 75 years of combined experience in the tech industry, the two brothers regularly engage in a 5-minute tech discussion on current technical topics in the news in a fun yet highly informative format.

    If you missed the first two episodes, watch them below:

    Episode 1: Chip shortage and its effect on the automobile industry
    Episode 2: Geo-political aspects of chip manufacturing 


  • 21 Sep 2021 9:30 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    LebNet is continuing its podcast series ‘Brothers Talking Tech’ hosted by Greg Akiki - Senior Director of Quality at GLOBALFOUNDRIES - and Fram Akiki, President at Joun Technologies. 

    With over 75 years of combined experience in the tech industry, the two brothers are regularly engaging in a 5-minute tech discussion on current technical topics in the news in a fun yet highly informative format. 

    In the second episode, they discuss the geo-political aspects of chip manufacturing.

    Below are the main points they tackle: 

    • Which countries have been building chips from 1970 to today?
    • What is the most critical step in building chips and how is it transitioning?
    • How important is the ecosystem around semiconductor manufacturing?
    • What are the challenges of building more chips in the U.S.?

    You can listen to the second episode below. If you missed the first episode on the chip shortage and its effect on the automobile industry, you can listen to that by clicking here

  • 18 Aug 2021 12:58 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    LebNet is launching its first podcast series ‘Brothers Talking Tech’ hosted by Greg Akiki - Senior Director of Quality at GLOBALFOUNDRIES - and Fram Akiki, President at Joun Technologies. 

    With over 75 years of combined experience in the tech industry, the two brothers will be regularly engaging in a 5-minute tech discussion on current technical topics in the news in a fun yet highly informative format. 

    In the first episode, they discuss the shortage of chips in the automotive industry. Below are the main points they tackle: 

    • Why have semiconductor chips become so important? 
    • What are some of the dynamics (cost, execution) of running a state-of-the art semiconductor fabrication plant (fab) today? 
    • How are chips for automobiles different from chips for smartphones or PCs?
    • What lessons do the automobile OEMs have to learn from the current shortage? 

    You can listen to the first episode below: 


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