Woodstock Wire: Semiconductor News

June 26, 2019

Differential Clock Buffers from Diodes Incorporated Meet Demand for Higher Design Margin in Terabit Communications

Electronics -- Diodes Inc - Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) today announced the PI6C59xxxxx series of differential clock buffers. The series supports Ethernet...

June 26, 2019 04:03 PM

Qualcomm and Tencent QQ Collaborate to Bring Watch QQ Experiences to Snapdragon Wear Platforms

Electronics -- Qualcomm - Qualcomm(r) Snapdragon Wear Platforms now powering more than 30 4G LTE connected Smartwatches for Kids around the world

June 26, 2019 04:03 PM

Qualcomm Technologies announces 16 design wins on latest LTE IoT chipset

Electronics -- Qualcomm - Qualcomm 9205 LTE modem design wins will scale to address a growing portion of the eMTC and NB-IoT module segments

June 26, 2019 04:02 PM

New metering technology makes every drop count

Electronics -- TI - Think. Innovate - The statistics are alarming: In the United States alone, household leaks waste about 900 billion gallons of water each...

June 26, 2019 04:01 PM

How to reduce the size of your 13-W PoE PD solution

Electronics -- TI - Power House - You just got a big product out the door and are enjoying some well-deserved downtime when your product manager decides to...

June 26, 2019 04:00 PM

Unlock Machine Learning on Edge Devices with eIQ(tm) Software Development Environment

Electronics -- NXP Blog - As director of AI/ML technologies for NXP, I'm very excited to announce general availability of NXP's eIQ machine learning (ML) software...

June 26, 2019 03:59 PM

CalAmp and Dogo Informatique Partner to Accelerate Fleet and Supply Chain Migration to 3G & 4G Networks Across Latin America

Electronics -- CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP), a technology solutions pioneer transforming the globally connected economy, and Dogo Informatique, a new CalAmp value-added...

June 26, 2019 03:59 PM

STMicroelectronics to Exhibit Its Latest Solutions and Ecosystem for Enabling IoT and Smart Driving at MWC Shanghai 2019

Electronics -- STMicroelectronics News - Sensors: As a global leader in MEMS and sensors, ST offers the widest range of MEMS and sensors covering the full spectrum...

June 26, 2019 03:58 PM

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 has smart card-equivalent security certification

Tech -- Digital Trends - The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 is Qualcomm's flagship processor for the year, and it's available in a range of smartphones. Now,...

June 26, 2019 03:56 PM

MediaTek launches Helio P65 octa-core smartphone chip

Tech -- Liliputing - MediaTek's most exciting next-gen chip is the upcoming 7nm Arm Cortex-A77 processor with integrated support for 5G wireless. But...

June 26, 2019 03:47 PM

Micron Technology, Inc. Reports Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2019

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - Strong execution drives profitability and free cash flow Strong execution drives profitability and free cash flow

June 26, 2019 03:12 PM

Chip Security Becomes a Hot Topic in the Electronics Supply Chain

Distribution -- EPS News - AspenCore Media has taken a deep dive into the question of Where Security Meets Privacy in the 21st Century. This Special Project...

June 26, 2019 02:50 PM

June 25, 2019

Microchip Introduces First Clock Buffers to Meet DB2000Q/QL Standards plus PCIe Gen 4 and Gen 5 Low Jitter Specifications

Globe Newswire -- Technology - 20-output PCIe clock buffer is ideal for next-generation servers, data centers, storage devices and other PCIe applications 20-output...

June 25, 2019 08:54 PM

MaxLinear's MxL7704 PMIC Powers the Raspberry Pi 4

Business Wire -- Raspberry Pi has selected the MaxLinear MxL7704 Five-Output Universal Power Management IC to power their new single-board computer, the Raspberry...

June 25, 2019 05:12 PM

Allegro MicroSystems Presents Industry Leading Solutions at The Sensors Expo & Conference in San Jose, CA

Electronics -- Allegro MicroSystems - Allegro MicroSystems (Allegro), a leader in power and sensing solutions for motion control and energy efficient systems,...

June 25, 2019 03:45 PM

Use fast, precise overcurrent detection to enable diagnostics in automotive safety systems

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - The electrification of vehicles is occurring not only in powertrain systems such as traction inverters, battery management...

June 25, 2019 03:44 PM

Beyond Smart Insight, Innovations and Intelligence at SEMICON West 2019

Electronics -- Lam Research - Gain insights, innovations, and intelligence in San Francisco this July 9-11 at the annual SEMICON West tradeshow. Industry leaders...

June 25, 2019 03:44 PM

MWC Shanghai's 3 Key Factors for IoT Growth

Electronics -- Altair Semi - There is no shortage of excitement surrounding IoT at MWC Shanghai 2019. As we have seen over the last few years, much of the...

June 25, 2019 03:43 PM

Sanan IC Expands Wafer Foundry Portfolio for Power Electronics with 150mm GaN-on-Silicon Process

Globe Newswire -- SANAN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT CO., LTD. (Sanan IC), a pure-play wafer foundry with its advanced compound semiconductor technology platform, today...

June 25, 2019 03:16 PM

Unex Technology and STMicroelectronics Collaborate to Accelerate Time to Market for V2X and Secure Telematics Applications

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - Unex, a leading provider of V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) systems, and...

June 25, 2019 03:13 PM

Samsung Electronics eyes jobs, collaboration to bolster NPU capabilities

Media -- Evertiq - Samsung Electronics has announced plans to strengthen its neural processing unit (NPU) capabilities to further extend the reach of...

June 25, 2019 04:40 AM

Highlights of the day: Intel cutting CPU prices

Media -- DIGITIMES - Intel CPU shortages have given room for AMD to expand its presence in the market, but Intel is now keen to keep the rival at bay...

June 25, 2019 04:37 AM

NAND flash price unlikely to rebound in 3Q19, says DRAMeXchange

Media -- DIGITIMES - NAND flash contract prices, which fell nearly 20% for the second consecutive quarter in the second quarter, are unlikely to rebound...

June 25, 2019 04:35 AM

Semiconductor equipment billings increase in May

Media -- DIGITIMES - Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered another sequential increase in May.

June 25, 2019 04:35 AM

Power outage partially halts Toshiba Memory's chip plant

Media -- Reuters - Companies - Toshiba Memory Corp, the world's No. 2 producer of NAND flash memory chips, said on Friday production at its plant in central...

June 25, 2019 04:24 AM

June 24, 2019

Renesas Develops Flash Memory With OTA Support in Automotive Microcontrollers Based on 28nm Process

Enterprise -- Storage Newsletter - Renesas Electronics Corporation announced the development of a flash memory technology that achieves larger memory capacities,...

June 24, 2019 06:26 PM

US Bans AMD's Chinese Joint Venture From Developing, Selling Hardware

Tech -- ExtremeTech - The US government added another five companies to its export blacklist on Friday -- and nuked AMD's THATIC server partnership in...

June 24, 2019 05:16 PM

Raspberry Pi 4 on sale now from $35

EE -- Raspberry Pi Blog - We have a surprise for you today: Raspberry Pi 4 is now on sale, starting at $35. This is a comprehensive upgrade, touching...

June 24, 2019 04:44 PM

US companies dominate worldwide IC marketshare

Media -- Evertiq - China and Taiwan companies register double-digit shares in the fabless segment but very low shares of the IDM IC segment.

June 24, 2019 01:33 AM

DRAM vendors gearing up for transition to EUV process

Media -- DIGITIMES - Samsung Electronics plans to enter volume production of DRAM chips built using 1znm process incorporating extreme ultraviolet (EUV)...

June 24, 2019 01:32 AM

Highlights of the day: DRAM advancement

Media -- DIGITIMES - Despite the prospect of the US-China trade tensions further driving down DRAM pricing in the second half of the year, vendors continue...

June 24, 2019 01:31 AM

SEMI Calls For U.S.-China Tariff Removals

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - In testimony today before a U.S. government interagency panel considering tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese...

June 24, 2019 01:29 AM

Sidestepping Moore's Law

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - Calvin Cheung, vice president of engineering at ASE, sat down with Semiconductor Engineering to talk about advanced...

June 24, 2019 01:28 AM

Automotive Semiconductors Boost MCU, Analog Markets

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - Auto sales are expected to experience a slowdown in 2019, and even with the continued increase in electronics per...

June 24, 2019 01:28 AM

Falling Chip Forecasts

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - It's time to take a pulse of the semiconductor market amid the memory downturn and trade frictions with China.

For...

June 24, 2019 01:27 AM

LED chip oversupply estimated at 15-18% in 2019

Media -- DIGITIMES - Arising from overcapacity, global supply of LED chips is estimated to be 15-18% in excess of demand in 2019 and the oversupply will...

June 24, 2019 01:27 AM

Semtech's LoRa(r) Technology Connects Thousands of Assets at Istanbul Airport

Business Wire -- Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced...

June 24, 2019 01:25 AM

June 23, 2019

Researchers improve semiconductor laser on silicon

Life -- Phys.org - Electrical engineering researchers have boosted the operating temperature of a promising new semiconductor laser on silicon substrate,...

June 23, 2019 11:49 PM

Teledyne - Technology and Services Leaders in the UK Space Industry

Electronics -- E2V - Teledyne will be a Gold Sponsor of the UK Space Conference 2019 to be held at the new International Convention Centre (ICC), Wales, UK

Teledyne...

June 23, 2019 10:44 PM

Smart City Bursa is First to Deploy NXP's MIFARE DESFire Light for Transport Ticketing

Electronics -- NXP Blog - If you happen to visit the city of Bursa - the fourth most populous city in Turkey and now one of its most industrialized metropolitan...

June 23, 2019 10:43 PM

Fast Data Rates Meet High Accuracy in Microchip's New Analog-to-Digital Converter Families

Electronics -- Microchip - Product - Fast Data Rates Meet High Accuracy in Microchip's New Analog-to-Digital Converter Families

June 23, 2019 10:42 PM

Nvidia Built One of the Most Powerful AI Supercomputers in 3 Weeks

Tech -- ExtremeTech - Autonomous vehicles aren't perfect, so to help upgrade their intelligence and prevent fatal accidents, Nvidia created the DGX SuperPod,...

June 23, 2019 10:30 PM

SiFive Opens Austin Office

Tech -- SiliconHills - SiFive, based in San Mateo, Calif., has expanded to Silicon Hills with an Austin office. Founded in 2015, SiFive is a fabless...

June 23, 2019 10:23 PM

GlobalFoundries' board gains independent director Dorchak to support pivot to more customer-centric and differentiated technology firm

Media -- Semiconductor Today - GlobalFoundries (GF) of Santa Clara, CA, USA (one of the world's largest semiconductor foundries, with operations in Singapore,...

June 23, 2019 10:06 PM

Ultra-low power microcontrollers enabling energy harvesting applications

Media -- eeNews Europe - In the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan, the Japanese government set up the LEAP (Low power Electronics...

June 23, 2019 10:04 PM

High-Performance MEMS Inertial Module from STMicroelectronics Targets Demanding AR, VR, and Tracking Applications

Media -- WebWire - Designed and manufactured to satisfy performance-focused next-generation gaming, industrial, and sports...

June 23, 2019 10:03 PM

Semiconductor Industry Association Factbook, 2019

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - You may already know that semiconductors make possible the global trillion dollar electronics industry. But did you...

June 23, 2019 09:58 PM

TSMC to kick off shipments for new Xilinx 7nm chips

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC will soon enter volume shipments for new Xilinx adaptive compute acceleration processors manufactured using 7nm process technology,...

June 23, 2019 09:58 PM

Order visibility for mobile chips unclear, says sources

Media -- DIGITIMES - The order visibility for Taiwan-based IC design houses for the third quarter of 2019 is unclear with prospects of seeing demand from...

June 23, 2019 09:57 PM