CNBC News Corrections

AMD CEO Lisa Su holds
How AMD became a chip giant and leapfrogged Intel after years of playing catch-up

"And we were not selling those into China," said Lisa Su, AMD's CEO. Her quote has been updated to reflect a typo that appeared in an earlier version of this article. An industry rule called Moore's Law has long dictated that the number of transistors on a chip should double about every two years. An earlier version misstated the rule.