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Samsung to invest $120 billion into logic chips by 2030

Enterprise - ZDNet News - Samsung will invest 133 trillion won -- around $115 billion -- into its logic chip businesses such as processors and contract chip...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:39:54 - #samsung #semiconductor

5 Reasons Why Public Transport is Moving to Mobile Transit

Electronics - NXP Blog - The recent launch of mobile ticketing for public transport in the state of Victoria, Australia, is a strong indication that mobile...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:13:26 - #nxp #android #semiconductor

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts March 2019 Billings

Electronics - SEMI - North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $1.83 billion in billings worldwide...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:13:25 - #semiconductor #outlook

Abracon Signs Infinity Sales as New Manufacturer's Representative for Southern California

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon announces Infinity Sales as a new manufacturer's representative for the Southern California market.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:13:24 - #abracon #ipe

An Eye Catching High Performance Test Point System

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Samtec Bulls Eye(r) test point systems are ideal for high-performance test applications because of their compression interfaces,...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:13:23 - #pcb #xilinx #samtec #ipe

CircuitPython 4.0.0 Release Candidate 1 released!

EE - Adafruit Industries - From the GitHub release page:
This is it! We think this is stable but want you to test it out to be sure. If we don't find...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:40:45 - #microcontroller #eewire

Synopsys Design Platform Certified for TSMC's Innovative SoIC Chip Stacking Technology

EE - Synopsys - Close Collaboration Delivers Design Solutions for True 3D Device Integration
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:40:44 - #tsmc #synopsys #eewire

STMicroelectronics Reports 2019 First Quarter Financial Results

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:40:42 - #st #semiconductor

Teradyne Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

Globe Newswire - Teradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ: TER) reported revenue of $494 million for the first quarter of 2019 of which $341 million was in Semiconductor Test,...
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:40:41 - #semiconductor

Silicon Genesis: Oral Histories of Semiconductor Technology

Hacker News -
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:42:44 - #semiconductor

Silicon Labs unveils next-gen Wireless Gecko SoC platform

Media - - Series 2 SoCs are specifically designed for line-powered IoT devices for smart homes and industrial applications
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:42:41 - #siliconlabs #iot #eewire

MEMS Chip Combines Accelerometer with High-Accuracy Temperature Sensor for Superior Precision

Electronics - STMicroelectronics News - In addition to enhanced temperature compensation, leveraging the sensor's superior accuracy, the accelerometer benefits...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:42:18 - #st #microcontroller #semiconductor

9th Gen Intel Core: The Most Powerful Laptop Platform

Electronics - Intel - What's New: Today, Intel launched the most powerful generation of Intel(r) Core(tm) mobile processors...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:42:17 - #lenovo #dell #semiconductor

Capture cinematic shots with this object-tracking camera slider

EE - Arduino Blog - When filming your projects-or day-to-day life-static shots can be fun, but having a moving perspective often looks even better....
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:42:10 - #arduino #maker #eewire

Rambus, Inc. (RMBS) CEO Luc Seraphin on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript -
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:44 - #semiconductor

AVX Corporation (AVX) CEO John Sarvis on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript -
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:42 - #avx #ipe

Microchip Showcasing Demos at PCIM Europe

Media - - Microchip announced the company's participation in PCIM Europe 2019. The company invites PCIM attendees to visit Microchip in...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:35 - #refdesign #futureelectronics #microcontroller #mosfet #power #sic #powersupply #robotics #panasonic #semiconductor

Success in Japan: Infineon is outgrowing all other leading suppliers of automotive semiconductors

Media - Electronics Maker - Strong growth in a strategically important market: According to the latest...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:33 - #infineon #hirose #maker #semiconductor

TSMC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the North American Technology Symposium

Media - Design And Reuse - TSMC Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the North American Technology Symposium
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:32 - #tsmc #semiconductor

ON Semiconductor to Acquire GlobalFoundries' 300mm Fab

Media - - ON Semiconductor Corporation and GlobalFoundries have agreed for ON Semiconductor to acquire GlobalFoundries' 300mm fab located...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:13:27 - #onsemi #globalfoundries #acquisition #semiconductor

Dan Leibholz Named Chief Technology Officer at Analog Devices

Business Wire - Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI), a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications, today announced that...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:41:24 - #semiconductor

Radiant 1.1 Lattice FPGA Design Tools Release Accelerates Design Reuse

Business Wire - Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), a leading provider of customizable smart connectivity solutions, today announced the release...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:41:23 - #fpga #lattice #semiconductor

Rambus Reports First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Business Wire - Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. Total revenue for the first quarter was...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:41:22 - #semiconductor

Cadence Collaborates With TSMC to Accelerate 5nm FinFET Innovation, Enabling Next-Generation SoC Production Design

Business Wire - Cadence collaborated with TSMC to enable production delivery...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:41:20 - #tsmc #semiconductor

SK Hynix eyeing a stake in MagnaChip, nothing decided - source

Media - Reuters - Companies - Sk Hynix Inc is
looking at buying a stake in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corp, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:41:18 - #magnachip #semiconductor

ITAR and EAR Compliance and Modern Product Development Part I

SupplyChain - Arena Solutions - As a high tech electronics manufacturer, you have your hands full developing and producing today's complex products-a mix of...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:41:42 - #supplychain #iot #ai #machinelearning #eewire

NAND Flash Industry in 2019 Has Huge Variables

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - Back in 1Q18, some companies such as Samsung, Toshiba, Micron and so on have a 40% profit margin on NAND chips, but prices...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:36 - #samsung #semiconductor #outlook

NVIDIA Supercharges Record 80+ Gaming Laptop Models with Turing-Powered GTX 16-Series GPUs

Electronics - NVIDIA Newsroom
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:31 - #ti #nvidia #semiconductor

CalAmp and Trophy Group Partner to Enhance Customer Experience and Deliver Advanced Connected Car and Safety Services

Electronics - CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP), LoJack(r) brand owner and technology solutions pioneer transforming the global connected economy, has partnered with Trophy...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:30 - #calamp #semiconductor

Intel's new Core i9 processors bring 8-core power to laptops

Tech - Digital Trends - Intel announced a new line of ninth-generation mobile processors that bring eight-core Core i9 processors to laptops. In addition,...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:28 - #semiconductor

Synopsys Achieves More Than 250 Design Wins with DesignWare IP on TSMC 7nm FinFET Process

EE - Synopsys - Proven Interface, Analog, and Foundation IP Has Enabled Customer Silicon Successes Across a Range of Applications
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:25 - #tsmc #synopsys #eewire

Micron Introduces New Series of High-Performance NVMe SSDs for Cloud and Enterprise Markets

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Micron(r) 9300 Series of NVMe(tm) SSDs Provides Faster Data Access for Applications Requiring High Capacity and Performance...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:13:22 - #semiconductor

Developers Use Intel AI to Solve Some of the World's Biggest Challenges

Electronics - Intel - Intel unveiled the first-generation Neural Compute Stick (NCS) in July 2017, fueling a community of tens of thousands of developers to...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:13:35 - #ai #semiconductor

ON Semiconductor and GLOBALFOUNDRIES Partner to Transfer Ownership of East Fishkill, NY 300mm Facility

Electronics - On Semi - Technology team with extensive 300mm manufacturing and development experience
Defined multi-year transition...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:13:31 - #onsemi #globalfoundries #mosfet #power #igbt #acquisition #semiconductor

Intel expands its Amber Lake line of low-power Core chips

Tech - Liliputing - Intel's Amber Lake processors are low-power, 8th-gen Intel Core chips designed for fanless laptops, tablets, mini PCs, and other...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 12:13:54 - #maker #semiconductor

Rohm appoints new Country Manager for UK and Nordics

Media - Evertiq - As of March 2019, ROHM Semiconductor appointed John Turner as their new Country Manager for UK and Nordics, including Denmark, Finland,...
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:41:32 - #semiconductor

Murata, Cypress, NXP Collaborate on Multi-Platform IoT and Processing Solutions

Media - - Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. reported that it is collaborating with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. and NXP Semiconductors N.V....
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 21:41:27 - #nxp #iot #cypress #eewire

Platform Enables Fast Custom Circuit Design and Programming

Media - - Dialog Semiconductor has launched GreenPAK(tm) that it says is a cost-effective non-volatile memory (NVM) programmable device...
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 21:41:26 - #pcb #microcontroller #devkit #dialogsemi #eewire

2nF Radial Disc Capacitors Rated Up to 20kVdc for Industrial Applications

Media - - Vishay Intertechnology Inc. has introduced new HVCC Series radial-leaded high-voltage single layer ceramic disc capacitors....
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 21:41:25 - #vishay #ipe

Intel follows AMD's lead (again) into single-socket Xeon servers

Enterprise - Network World News - I'm really starting to wonder who the leader in x86 really is these days because it seems Intel is borrowing another page...
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:40:23 - #amd #semiconductor

IoT Market Forecast: Venture Capital Funding Provides Clues

Enterprise - ChannelE2E - How much money are venture capitalists investing in the Internet of Things (IoT) and what do the dollar figures mean? GlobalData...
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:40:21 - #iot #eewire #outlook

Keys to a Successful IoT Deployment

Enterprise - Information Week - IoT is growing rapidly, but lingering connectivity, security, and data storage concerns will need to be resolved to guarantee...
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:40:20 - #iot #eewire

NAND flash price falls to slow

Media - DIGITIMES - NAND flash prices are expected to fall less than 10% sequentially in the second quarter of 2019, and will likely stop falling later...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:41:36 - #semiconductor #outlook

TSMC 7nm utilization to climb in 2H19, says CEO

Media - DIGITIMES - TSMC will see its 7nm process utilization rate climb substantially in the second half of 2019, driven by a seasonal pick-up in demand...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:13:05 - #tsmc #iot #eewire

Thermal Shock Testing for Connectors

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Thermal Shock testing isn't unique to the connector world, but it does play a big role in the qualification testing that Samtec...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:42:05 - #samtec #ipe

TI has selected Richardson, Texas as the location for our next 300mm analog wafer fab

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - We are pleased to announce TI has selected Richardson, Texas as the location for our next 300mm analog wafer fab. The...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:42:04 - #ti #semiconductor

Going Against the Grain: How Lucidyne Is Revolutionizing Lumber Grading with Deep Learning

Electronics - NVIDIA Newsroom -
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:42:02 - #nvidia #semiconductor

Simplify your bill of materials with high-voltage amplifiers

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - Engineers are often faced with the task of selecting multiple operational amplifiers (op amps) to fit the needs of each subsystem...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:42:01 - #ti #refdesign #powersupply #acquisition #eewire

AMD Ryzen CPU prices get slashed ahead of Ryzen 3000 release

Tech - Digital Trends - AMD's Ryzen CPUs have had their prices slashed as we edge towards the release of their third generation. Whether you're a gamer...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:41:57 - #amd #semiconductor

Nvidia launches its Isaac SDK to help democratize AI-powered robot development

Tech - TechCrunch - Today at TechCrunch's TC Sessions: Robotics + AI event at UC Berkeley, Nvidia VP of Engineering Claire Delaunay announced that...
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:13:52 - #nvidia #devkit #robotics #ai #semiconductor