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TSMC becomes No. 3 chip supplier

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Sun, 25 Aug 2019 21:13:30 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Microsoft Introduces IoT Signals

TMCnet - Microsoft Corporation recently introduced its IoT Signals report. This is a new research report, which is designed to provide a global overview...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 21:13:29 - #microsoft #iot #eewire #outlook

Memory prices to stabilize in 2H19, says Adata chairman

Media - DIGITIMES - DRAM contract market prices are likely to stop falling and begin to stabilize in September, according to Simon Chen, chairman for...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 21:13:21 - #maker #semiconductor #outlook

North America semi equipment industry billings up slightly, says SEMI

Media - DIGITIMES - Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment grew slightly on month, but posted a year-over-year...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 21:13:20 - #semiconductor

Chiplets, Faster Interconnects, And Greater Efficiency

Media - Semiconductor Engineering - Big chipmakers are turning to architectural improvements such as chiplets, faster throughput both on-chip and off-chip,...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 20:36:09 - #ibm #amd #tsmc #supplychain #nvidia #onsemi #datacenter #robotics #ai #eewire

Top-15 semiconductor suppliers see combined sales fall 18% in 1H19, says IC Insights

Media - DIGITIMES - IC Insights has released its list of the world's top-15 semiconductor suppliers in the first half of 2019, and identified Sony as...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:59 - #semiconductor #outlook

Configurable mixed-signal IC expedites automotive design

Media - FierceElectronics - Semiconductor supplier Dialog Semiconductor plc has introduced a mixed-signal IC, designated the SLG46620-A, that can be...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:54 - #dialogsemi #semiconductor

Vishay Intertechnology IHDM Edge-Wound Inductor Delivers Stable Inductance and Saturation

Media - eBOM - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) introduced a new IHDM edge-wound, through-hole inductor with rated current up to 150 A for industrial...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:52 - #vishay #ipe

CML Microcircuits' flexible BPSK wireless data modulator simplifies design for licenced frequency bands

Media - eBOM - CML Microcircuits Ltd, a global supplier of wireless data solutions, announced the introduction of the CMX7146, a flexible data modulator...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:51 - #microcontroller #iot #eewire

Xilinx Announces the World's Largest FPGA Featuring 9 Million System Logic Cells

Media - Design And Reuse - Xilinx Announces the World's Largest FPGA Featuring 9 Million System Logic Cells
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:50 - #xilinx #semiconductor

Top 10 DRAM module suppliers by revenue, which grew by over 40% YoY in 2018

Media - Evertiq - According to the latest global DRAM module supplier rankings by DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce, although DRAM prices took a...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:38:49 - #semiconductor #outlook

Molex Celebrates Opening of State-of-the-Art Optical R&D Facility in New Jersey

Business Wire - Molex has announced the grand opening of a new research and development facility in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The building completion represents...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:39 - #molex #ipe

Semtech's LoRa(r) Devices Preserve Centuries of Art and Cultural History

Business Wire - Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:38 - #iot #semiconductor

NEW H3C Selects Lattice Semiconductor FPGA For New Server Platform

Business Wire - Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), the low power programmable leader, today announced that NEW H3C has selected the Lattice MachXO3(tm)...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:35 - #lattice #semiconductor

Semiconductor Industry Leads in Artificial Intelligence Adoption, Accenture Report Finds

Business Wire - The semiconductor industry leads in artificial intelligence adoption, says Accenture's Semiconductor Technology Vision.
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:34 - #accenture #ai #semiconductor

Analog Devices Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results with Revenue and EPS above the Midpoint of Guidance

Business Wire - Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI), a leading global high-performance analog technology company, today announced financial results for its third...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:31 - #adi #semiconductor

Semtech's LoRa(r) Devices Prevent Food Waste in Restaurants

Business Wire - Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 19:13:29 - #iot #semiconductor

A new method for quantifying crystal semiconductor efficiency

Life - Phys.org - Japanese scientists have found a new way to detect the efficiency of crystal semiconductors. For the first time ever, the team used...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:38:02 - #semiconductor

Engineers make transistors and electronic devices entirely from thread

Life - Phys.org - A team of engineers has developed a transistor made from linen thread, enabling them to create electronic devices made entirely of...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:38 - #eewire

Abracon MEMS: When to Select MEMS Clocking for Compact Designs

Electronics - Abracon News - After decades of development, MEMS devices have proven useful in tackling challenges that quartz crystals may exhibit. Learn when...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:33 - #abracon #ipe

Qualcomm Interim Chief Financial Officer Dave Wise to Retire

Electronics - Qualcomm - Akash Palkhiwala to Serve as Interim CFO; Company Continues Search for Permanent CFO
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:32 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

So, what's a VNA anyway?

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - [[This article is the second installment of a series that explains how to use scattering parameters, also known as S-parameters,...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:31 - #ti #pcb #eewire

So, what's the deal with frequency response?

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - [[This article is the third installment of a series that explains how to use scattering parameters, also known as S-parameters,...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:30 - #ti #pcb #eewire

Challenge of a Lifetime

Electronics - Koch Industries - When cancer started a fight with David Koch in 1991, the disease had no idea who it was up against. Two decades after his initial...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:29 - #cancer #ipe

Five Things To Know About Board Stacking Connectors For Industrial Applications

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Many of our Samtec blogs focus on high-speed, high-bandwidth, cutting-edge connector applications. This makes sense because Signal...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:28 - #pcb #samtec #robotics #ipe

Qualcomm Welcomes Ninth Circuit Stay Ruling in FTC Case

Electronics - Qualcomm
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:27 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

NFC Antenna Design made easy

Electronics - NXP Blog - Learn how NXP is making it easier for designers to get one step ahead in their NFC products with our new NFC Antenna Design Tool....
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:26 - #nxp #wearables #eewire

Diversity of approaches to electrification

Electronics - NXP Blog - Half of all vehicles sold in 2030 will have electrified powertrains. What will it take to get there?
Of the megatrends shaping the...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:25 - #nxp #inverter #power #eewire

AVX Is Showcasing Cutting-Edge Component Solutions at The Battery Show 2019

Electronics - AVX - At this year's event, which is co-located with the 2019 Electric & Hybrid Vechicle Technology Expo, AVX will introduce attendees to the...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:24 - #avx #iot #power #wearables #ipe

Applications Processing at MCU-Level Low Power

Electronics - NXP Blog - Let's get started with i.MX 7ULP
The i.MX 7ULP crossover applications processors, NXP's first 28nm FDSOI applications processors for...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 17:13:23 - #nxp #android #iot #semiconductor

The digital cockpit and the centralization of infotainment systems

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - An automotive vehicle is a technology shaped by evolving customer needs. Over time, automakers have strived to meet these...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 16:37:27 - #ti #ai #semiconductor

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation to Participate in the Jefferies 2019 Semiconductor, Hardware and Communications Infrastructure Summit

Globe Newswire - Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (Nasdaq: CCMP), a leading global supplier of consumable materials to semiconductor manufacturers and pipeline...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:13:14 - #semiconductor

Reliable after 50 years: The Apollo Guidance Computer's switching power supplies

EE - Ken Shirriff - We recently restored an Apollo Guidance Computer, the revolutionary computer that helped navigate to the Moon and land on its...
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:13:10 - #powersupply #eewire

How ON Semiconductor Products Make a Difference in the Community

Justmeans - Report to learn about how their products make a difference in the community....
Sat, 24 Aug 2019 17:37:06 - #onsemi #iot #semiconductor

Molex Opens R&D Facility in New Jersey

Distribution - EPS News - Molex has announced the grand opening of a new research and development (R&D) facility in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The building completion...
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:52:33 - #molex #datacenter #ipe

North American Switch Market Sales Up 4%, Bookings Up 6% Over 2017

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - The North American switch market was up in 2018 versus the preceding year. Total reported sales for all switch categories in...
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:52:30 - #tti #ipe

Don't worry about shadow IT. Shadow IoT is much worse.

Enterprise - Network World News - For years, IT departments have been railing about the dangers of shadow IT and bring-your-own-device. The worry is that...
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 15:38:15 - #iot #eewire

ON Semiconductor is Empowering Design Engineers to Reduce Global Energy Use

Justmeans - By working closely with associations, industry standards organizations, and government entities such as ENERGY STAR(r), the China National Institute of Standardization and the European Energy Using Products (EuP) Directive, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to the development of innovative energy efficient solutions to support a variety of end-markets.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 23:13:52 - #supplychain #onsemi #powersupply #semiconductor

Connectors and Humidity

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Many electronics experience a wide range of climates while in operation and storage. Because of this fact, humidity testing is...
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:54:01 - #samtec #ipe

How to avoid the pain of a discharged device

Electronics - TI - Power House - Frustration caused by a dead mobile device battery is not limited to adults with phones. Children too young to read can transform...
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:53:59 - #ti #eewire

Intel Expands 10th Gen Intel Core Mobile Processor Family, Offering Double Digit Performance Gains

Electronics - Intel - Intel Corporation in August 2019 introduced eight 10th Gen Intel Core processors for modern laptop computing. The new mobile PC processors...
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:53:58 - #microsoft #ai #semiconductor

Intel launches 10th-gen "Comet Lake" chips, including the first 6-core U-series processor

Tech - Liliputing - Intel's new 10nm "Ice Lake" processors with Gen11 graphics may have kicked off the launch of the chip makers 10th-gen Core processor...
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:36:53 - #semiconductor

Pro Engineers Benefit from a Portable Oscilloscope

EE - Digilent Inc. - Take your measurements on the go!
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:36:49 - #eewire

Intel Set to Regain Top Spot in 2019 Chip Rankings

Distribution - EPS News - Intel replaced Samsung as the number one quarterly semiconductor supplier in 4Q18 after losing the lead spot to Samsung in 2Q17, according...
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:36:45 - #samsung #tsmc #mediatek #semiconductor #skhynix #outlook

Chipmaker Cree Guides Low For Current Quarter, Knocking Stock Down

Investors Business Daily - Chipmaker Cree late Tuesday beat Wall Street's targets for sales and earnings in its fiscal fourth quarter, but disappointed with its outlook....
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:37:43 - #cree #semiconductor

Qualcomm & LGE enter into a new global patent license deal

Media - Evertiq - Qualcomm Incorporated says that LGE has entered into a new direct worldwide patent license agreement with Qualcomm.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:13:27 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Zuken launches new internet connected PCB design platform

Media - New Electronics - Zuken has launched eCADSTAR, a new internet connected PCB design platform that is said to bring the power of modern EDA software...
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:13:26 - #pcb #eewire

IC material distributors positive about 5G-driven demand

Media - DIGITIMES - Semiconductor materials distributors Wahlee Industrial and Topco Scientific are both optimistic that strong demand for high-end engineering...
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:13:25 - #ai #semiconductor

Top-15 Semiconductor Suppliers' Sales Fall by 18% in 1H19

Media - Design And Reuse - Top-15 Semiconductor Suppliers' Sales Fall by 18% in 1H19
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:13:24 - #semiconductor #outlook

TSMC to see revenues surge in 2020

Media - DIGITIMES - Growing chip demand for 5G- and AIoT-related applications will boost TSMC's revenues for 2020, which are expected to climb over 10%...
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:13:23 - #tsmc #semiconductor #outlook