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TSMC Expected to Win Exclusive Orders for Apple's 2019 A13 SoC

ExtremeTech - TSMC has reportedly locked down an exclusive for Apple's next A13 on its second-generation 7nm node.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:48:38 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Renesas Electronics Simplifies Satellite Subsystem Design with Precision Current Sources for Sensing Applications

Business Wire - Renesas Electronics introduces ISL70591SEH and ISL70592SEH radiation-hardened precision current sources to simplify satellite subsystem...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:48:37 - #renesas #semiconductor

Reconfigurable eFPGA For Aerospace Applications

Semiconductor Engineering - Flexibility is critical for satellites that may be orbiting for 20 years.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:39:32 - #eewire

Chip stocks are getting massacred in October - including AMD - on rising rates, downturn fears

CNBC-Top Business - Chip stocks are plunging this month as traders react to surging interest rates and concerns over a potential downturn for the semiconductor industry.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:39:15 - #amd #semiconductor #outlook

TowerJazz Increases ITAR Portfolio, Adds 65nm Technology in Support of Growing Aerospace and Defense Customer Demand

Tower Semiconductor - TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, today announced the Company is increasing its technology...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:45 - #semiconductor

Omron release new small size PCB Power Relay boasting High Switching Capacity of 32A

Neesham PR - Omron Electronic Components Europe today announced a new miniature, high switching capacity...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:43 - #pcb #ipe

Omron releases USB multi-function Environmental Sensor for the IoT

Neesham PR - Omron Electronic Components Europe today announced a USB version of its multi-function...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:42 - #eewire

Analog Engineer's Circuit Cookbook - Common ADC and op amp sub-circuit ideas

Media - eeNews Europe - What have we been cooking up at TI? Two comprehensive, sub-circuit e-book "cookbooks" that will help you learn the fundamentals...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:39 - #ti #eewire

Advanced-node technology driving TSMC revenue per wafer, says IC Insights

Media - DIGITIMES - The average revenue generated from processed wafers among the four biggest pure-play foundries - TSMC, Globalfoundries, UMC and SMIC...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:38 - #tsmc #globalfoundries #semiconductor

Integrated SIM will be a Gamechanger for Cellular IoT

Electronics - Altair Semi - There were numerous innovations demoed and discussed at this year's MWC Americas. However, AT&T's announcement with G+D and Altair...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:13:25 - #supplychain #iot #power #wearables #cybersecurity #semiconductor

Monitor Temperature at Multiple Locations with Low-power 1.8V Temperature Sensor Family

Electronics - Microchip - Product - Monitor Temperature at Multiple Locations with Low-power 1.8V Temperature Sensor Family
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:38:01 - #eewire

Europe seeks to hamonise 900MHz band for next-gen IoT and RFID devices

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - The European Commission (EC) will make usage of the 900MHz band for short-range devices consistent across all member...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:13:15 - #iot #eewire

Faster, More Flexible Probe from STMicroelectronics Eases STM8 and STM32 Programming on the Bench or in the Field -

WebWire - Semiconductors - STMicroelectronics has introduced the next-generation STLINK-V3 probe for programming and debugging STM8 and...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 02:13:27 - #st #microcontroller #semiconductor

TSMC's September revenue second-highest on record

Taipei Times -
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 02:13:26 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Yageo shares fall 68.32% since July over price concerns

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Mon, 15 Oct 2018 02:13:25 - #yageo #ipe

Chipmaker Micron to Invest $100 Million in Artificial Intelligence Companies

U.S. News - Micron Technology said on Wednesday it planned to invest up to $100 million in startup companies working on artificial...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:38:32 - #ai #semiconductor

A manufacturer of electrical 'shunts' plugs into e-commerce

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Riedon Inc. specializes in manufacturing electronic resistors used in managing electrical current, selling them through...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:40:09 - #acquisition #ipe

Study opens route to flexible electronics made from exotic materials

Life - EurekAlert - MIT engineers have developed a technique to fabricate ultrathin semiconducting films made from a host of exotic materials other...
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 23:13:42 - #galliumnitride #power #eewire

Columbia engineers build smallest integrated Kerr frequency comb generator

Life - EurekAlert - Optical frequency combs can enable ultrafast processes in physics, biology, and chemistry, as well as improve communication and...
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 23:13:41 - #semiconductor

DRAM and NAND Flash Products to See Price Decline in 4Q18 and 2019 - DRAMeXchange

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - According to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce Corp., DRAM products have begun to see a weak price trend, showing only...
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 03:13:28 - #semiconductor #outlook

Bloomberg makes fresh Chinese spying claims as others cast doubt on story

Enterprise - SiliconANGLE - There are fresh claims from Bloomberg in the China spy chips story as others have continued to cast doubt on the veracity of...
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 23:13:08 - #semiconductor

NXP wants to move data inside the car as fast as possible with automotive Ethernet

Electronics - NXP Blog - Increasing autonomy means our cars will learn to make life-saving decisions in split seconds. Sensors will capture and send an enormous...
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 21:38:25 - #nxp #iot #semiconductor

How data-over-sound can cure your IoT connectivity headaches

Electronics - ARM IoT - Chirp will be showcasing the Chirp Arm SDK at Arm's TechCon developer convention in San Jose, from October 16-18 2018.(read more)
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 21:38:24 - #iot #eewire

Arizona-Intel partnership aims to advance self-driving tech, safety standards

Tech - Digital Trends - Arizona Governor Doug Ducey announced the Institute for Automated Mobility (IAM), partnering government, academic, and private...
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 21:13:10 - #semiconductor

TE Adds Online Store as Part of its Digital Strategy

Distribution - EPS News - TE Connectivity, one of the largest and most diverse manufacturers of connectors, sensors and passive components, has expanded its...
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 20:13:20 - #ti #adi #te-connectivity #digi-key #arrow #ipe

Intel's FPGA strategy comes into focus

Enterprise - Network World News - Three years after acquiring FPGA maker Altera for $16.7 billion, Intel's strategy and positioning is coming into focus with...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:39:52 - #altera #fpga #maker #semiconductor

Cohu Goes Direct for All Products in China and Taiwan

Business Wire - Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ: COHU), a global leader in back-end semiconductor equipment and services, today announced that it had delivered a twelve-month...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:19:11 - #semiconductor

IAITAM: Supermicro Microchip Hack Could Have Been Prevented If More Companies Followed Rules Like Apple

Business Wire - Scandal Involving Major Companies, Pentagon, Congress, Homeland Security Illustrates Need for Proper ITAM Procedures
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:19:09 - #semiconductor

Silicon Mobility Completes $10 Million Series B to Revolutionize Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Power Efficiency

Business Wire - Silicon Mobility, a full stack semiconductor technology player powering control solutions for a cleaner, safer and smarter mobility, has announced...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:19:07 - #semiconductor

Intel Study Finds 5G will Drive $1.3 Trillion in New Revenues in Media and Entertainment Industry by 2028

Business Wire - A new Intel Corporation study finds that 5G communications will drive $1.3 trillion in new revenues in the media and entertainment industry by...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:19:04 - #semiconductor #outlook

Seoul Semiconductor Wins Multiple Patent Litigations for Acrich MJT and Driver Technology

Business Wire - Seoul Semiconductor wins multiple patent litigations for Acrich MJT and Driver Technology
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:19:02 - #semiconductor

Cypress Delivers Smart, Fail-Safe Storage Platform Leveraging Arm Processor for Enhanced Safety and Reliability

Business Wire - Cypress announced that it has embedded compute capabilities with an Arm processor in its next-generation memory platform for fail-safe storage.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:14:06 - #semiconductor

Semtech and SK Telecom Leverage LoRa Technology to Monitor Cattle Health

Business Wire - Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:14:05 - #iot #semiconductor

Si2 Releases New Version of OpenAccess Design Database

Business Wire - Silicon Integration Initiative, an electronic design automation software research and development joint venture, has released Data Model 6, the...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:14:04 - #semiconductor

Taiwan partners to gain from Xilinx 7nm FPGA rollout in 2019

Media - DIGITIMES - Xilinx will mass roll out its next-generation 7nm FPGA chips in 2019, and TSMC and other Xilinx supply chain partners including Chunghwa...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:14:02 - #xilinx #tsmc #supplychain #semiconductor

Everlight wins lawsuit against Nichia in US

Media - DIGITIMES - LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has announced the US Supreme Court on October 1 returned its final verdict invalidating...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:14:00 - #semiconductor

China may see world-class IC equipment makers in next 5-10 years

Media - DIGITIMES - China will see the birth of some world-class semiconductor equipment suppliers in the next 5-10 years, according to David H Wang,...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:58 - #maker #semiconductor

Micron announces US$100 million venture investment to accelerate AI innovation

Media - DIGITIMES - Micron Technology has announced it will invest up to US$100 million in startups with a strong focus on AI and machine learning through...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:57 - #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor

TSMC to be only supplier of Apple A13 chips in 2019

Media - DIGITIMES - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is set to win all orders for A13 chips that Apple will reelase in 2019, extending...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:56 - #tsmc #supplychain #semiconductor

DRAM and NAND flash prices to fall in 2019, says DRAMeXchange

Media - DIGITIMES - The ASP for DRAM memory is set to start falling in the fourth quarter and continue its downward trend in 2019, while that for NAND...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:55 - #semiconductor #outlook

MediaTek to see revenues drop in 4Q18

Media - DIGITIMES - MediaTek is expected to post an up to 10% revenue decrease sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2018, as shipments of the company's...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:54 - #mediatek #semiconductor

Trade war with China raises prices of U.S. LED light bulbs

Media - eeNews Europe - Prices of mainstream LED package products in the Chinese market dropped slightly in September, meanwhile LED light bulbs...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:53 - #cree #osram #led #semiconductor

Infrared LED targets automotive sensing applications

Media - eeNews Europe - The Luxeon IR family of infrared (IR) emitter released by Lumileds features leading optical and thermal performance for...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:52 - #semiconductor

A guide to Pelion IoT Platform and Mbed at Arm TechCon 2018

Electronics - ARM IoT - Find out where to learn more about Pelion IoT Platform and Mbed at this years Arm TechCon, 16-18 October, San Jose Convention Centre.(read...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:43 - #iot #eewire

TDK at electronica 2018: Attracting Tomorrow

Electronics - EPCOS - For TDK everything at the electronica 2018 in Munich revolves around innovation and the future: Attracting Tomorrow! Experience our broad...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:42 - #ipe

CSAC Performance During Rapid Temperature Change - Effects on Timing Error: Atomic Lock Loss (Part 5 of 5)

Electronics - Microsemi - A CSAC operating outside of its datasheet specifications may lose its atomic lock. If atomic lock is lost, then CSAC performance...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:40 - #microsemi #eewire

Arizona Taps Intel as First Partner for Institute for Automated Driving

Electronics - Intel - What's New: The state of Arizona today announced the formation of the Institute for Automated Mobility to advance the safe deployment...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:39 - #semiconductor

Joint Venture with Intel-Funded Startup Eko Makes Walmart a Major Player in Interactive Media

Electronics - Intel - A screen capture from the Eko show, "That Moment When." Eko is known for original programming that lets viewers decide how the actors...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:38 - #semiconductor

Abracon Releases New Antenna Optimization Video

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon releases new video showcasing antenna optimization service, which helps customers optimize patch and chip antenna designs.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:37 - #abracon #ipe

Custom Technology Solutions by Sequans

Electronics - Sequans - Custom Technology Solutions by Sequans
What can you do if you want to launch a new LTE product, but you want...
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:13:35 - #eewire