Woodstock Wire: Semiconductor News

October 18, 2019

Automotive Industry To Become Biggest Market for 5G IoT in 2023: Report

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - The automotive industry will represent 53 per cent of the overall 5G IoT endpoint opportunity in 2023 Within the automotive...

October 18, 2019 11:55 PM

Intel to publicly share its gender and race pay gap data by the end of 2019

Media -- The Next Web - A gender-based wage gap is persistently setting women and people of color back in the technology industry. While diversity and...

October 18, 2019 11:54 PM

5 Top Semiconductor Stocks to Buy Now

Life -- Kiplinger - Investors' focus has locked in on semiconductor stocks following news of a potential "phase one" trade deal between the U.S. and...

October 18, 2019 06:33 PM

Cut the compromise: virtualization is good for performance and safety

Electronics -- NXP Blog - During a two-day event in Detroit this week, I took the opportunity to catch up with OpenSynergy's Stephane Turlier about our collaboration...

October 18, 2019 06:07 PM

Google Pixelbook Go: Co-Engineered with Intel for a Powerful Chromebook Experience

Electronics -- Intel - Google announced the newest member of the Pixelbook family: Google...

October 18, 2019 06:05 PM

Infineon announces new microcontroller optimized for automotive 77 GHz radar applications

Electronics -- Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) will add a new member to its automotive microcontroller...

October 18, 2019 05:49 PM

Micron Appoints Paul Marosvari as Chief Accounting Officer

Globe Newswire -- Micron Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: MU), today announced that the company has named Paul Marosvari as Micron's vice president and chief accounting...

October 18, 2019 05:27 PM

ASML reports EUR 3.0 billion sales at 43.7% gross margin in Q3

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - ASML reports EUR 3.0 billion sales at 43.7% gross margin in Q323 EUV orders reiterate customers' manufacturing plans in Logic...

October 18, 2019 05:26 PM

Lattice MachXO3D Secure Control FPGA Receives Security Certification from NIST

Business Wire -- Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ: LSCC), the low power programmable leader, today announced its MachXO3D(tm) FPGAs for secure system control received...

October 18, 2019 05:21 PM

Diodes takeover of Lite-On Semi faces pressure from China

Media -- DIGITIMES - Diodes' planned takeover of Lite-On Semiconductor has gained regulatory approvals in the US and Taiwan, but China's regulatory body...

October 18, 2019 03:56 PM

TSMC raises forecast for 5G phone penetration for 2020

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC CEO CC Wei has disclosed the foundry's more optimism about chip demand for 5G smartphones in 2020, and its forecast of the 5G...

October 18, 2019 03:56 PM

Hardware kit & software tool suite delivers precision measurement

Media -- electronicproducts.com - Analog Devices has released a suite of hardware measurement kits and software tools for precision measurement in a variety...

October 18, 2019 03:53 PM

Global GaN, SiC semi market to grow at 50% CAGR through 2026

Media -- FierceElectronics - According to a study from Research N Reports, the market for SiC and GaN devices will grow at a 50% CAGR through 2026, reaching...

October 18, 2019 03:52 PM

Affordable LoRa(r) Development Packs from STMicroelectronics Jump-Start Projects Leveraging Large-Scale LPWAN Connectivity

Media -- WebWire - STMicroelectronics has introduced two $99 ready-to-use development packs that enable all types of users...

October 18, 2019 03:49 PM

System-on-Chip payment solution increases contactless performance and protection

Media -- eeNews Europe - STMicroelectronics has released the next generation of its STPay system-on-chip (SoC) payment solution, leveraging state-of-the-art...

October 18, 2019 03:40 PM

Maxim's Battery Monitor IC is the Industry's Only Single-Chip ASIL-D-Compliant IC for Mid-to-Large Cell Count Configurations

Media -- eBOM - Designers can now achieve ASIL-D compliance for automotive applications using just a single chip for a safer, more cost-effective battery...

October 18, 2019 03:39 PM

TSMC expects 9% sales growth to hit another record in 4Q19

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC expects to enjoy another quarter of record high revenues, while adding an additional US$4 billion in its full-year capital budget....

October 18, 2019 03:38 PM

Rohm sees opportunities in supply chain transformation

Media -- DIGITIMES - Japan IDM Rohm Semiconductor will strengthen sales of power components for industrial and automotive applications in Taiwan through...

October 18, 2019 03:38 PM

Wafer capacity by feature size shows rapid growth at sub-10nm

Media -- DIGITIMES - Leading-edge processes, defined as sub-28nm technologies, accounted for the largest portion in terms of monthly installed capacity...

October 18, 2019 03:37 PM

Everlight lands LED orders for automotive 3D taillights

Media -- DIGITIMES - LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has obtained orders for LEDs used in automotive 3D taillights from US, South...

October 18, 2019 03:35 PM

Osram launches 125W-per-channel infrared SMT lasers for longer detection-range LiDAR in autonomous vehicles

Media -- Semiconductor Today - Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH of Regensburg, Germany says that, with what it claims is the first AEC-Q102-qualified four-channel...

October 18, 2019 03:34 PM

Renesas Electronics Launches R-Car Consortium Proactive Partner Program

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - R-Car Consortium Proactive Partner Program adds a new level to Renesas' current R-Car Consortium It will enable customers...

October 18, 2019 03:33 PM

A Different Foundry Model

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - As the pursuit to produce advanced semiconductors that keep up with the Moore's Law treadmill becomes more and more...

October 18, 2019 03:32 PM

October 17, 2019

Product Strength to Aid Texas Instruments' (TXN) Q3 Earnings

Yahoo Finance -- Texas Instruments' (TXN) Q3 performance could have been affected by weakness in demand and an uncertain macro environment. Yet, strength in analog...

October 17, 2019 08:56 PM

ASML lands record EUV equipment orders in 3Q19

Media -- DIGITIMES - Semiconductor equipment vendor ASML has disclosed a total of 23 extreme ultraviolet (EUV) system orders received in the third quarter...

October 17, 2019 05:50 PM

EC imposes interim measures on Broadcom

Media -- Evertiq - The European Commission has ordered Broadcom to stop applying certain provisions contained in agreements with six of its main customers....

October 17, 2019 04:51 PM

MediaTek to Integrate Sony's 360 Reality Audio Technology into its Audio Chipset Portfolio

Media -- WebWire - MediaTek today announced it will integrate Sony's innovative 360 Reality Audio technology into MediaTek's portfolio of audio solutions....

October 17, 2019 04:38 PM

STMicroelectronics samples next-gen payments SoC

Media -- FierceElectronics - STPay-Topaz SoC is made with 40nm Flash

October 17, 2019 04:26 PM

2Q/2019: Memory business is approaching bottom

Media -- Evertiq - "Combined DRAM and NAND revenue was USD 25.4 billion in 2Q/2019, down 5% from Q1 and down 39% year-over-year as sluggish demand and...

October 17, 2019 04:17 PM

Intel acquires cloud edge computing platform for 5G expansion

Media -- Electronics360 - The platform will focus on a $65 million silicon addressable market by 2023.

October 17, 2019 03:35 PM

October 16, 2019

STMicroelectronics Launches Next-Gen Payment System-on-Chip with Increased Performance and Protection

Media -- WebWire - STMicroelectronics has released the next generation of its STPay system-on-chip (SoC) payment solution,...

October 16, 2019 07:14 PM

Europe issues interim antitrust order against Broadcom as probe continues

Tech -- TechCrunch - Europe has ordered chipmaker Broadcom to stop applying exclusivity clauses in agreements with six of its major customers - imposing...

October 16, 2019 06:59 PM

TSMC more optimistic than others about 5G phone shipments in 2020, say sources

Media -- DIGITIMES - Global shipments of 5G phones could approach 300 million units in 2020, much higher than most market observers expect, according...

October 16, 2019 03:55 PM

Infineon-radar technology in Google Pixel 4 Smartphone

Media -- Evertiq - Whether for artificial intelligence, augmented reality or the Internet of Things - 5 billion people worldwide 1 will be using smart...

October 16, 2019 03:55 PM

Intel to unveil discrete 10nm GPU by mid-2020

Media -- DIGITIMES - Intel is looking to unveil its first discrete GPU solution based on its Xe architecture and built using 10nm process technology by...

October 16, 2019 03:54 PM

Renesas Electronics Introduces the R-Car Consortium Proactive Partner Program to Accelerate Automotive Mobility Innovation

Media -- eBOM - Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the launch of its R-Car...

October 16, 2019 03:52 PM

Samsung projects weak third quarter

Media -- FierceElectronics - Plagued by falling memory prices, Korean electronics giant Samsung expects its third fiscal quarter of 2019 to be the fourth...

October 16, 2019 03:45 PM

ON Semiconductor partners with AImotive on sensor fusion platforms

Media -- eeNews Europe - ON Semiconductor and AImotive have jointly announced that they will work together to develop prototype sensor fusion platforms...

October 16, 2019 03:44 PM

Microsoft touts Windows 10 IoT with NXP chips for smart infrastructure

Media -- FierceElectronics - Smart Tower reduces downtime in cell towers and electricity networks with Windows 10 IoT and NXP

October 16, 2019 03:44 PM

64-Channel High-Voltage Switch IC from STMicroelectronics Drives Portability with Performance in Medical and Industrial Imaging

Media -- WebWire - STMicroelectronics' 64-channel high-voltage analog-switch IC delivers unprecedented integration for...

October 16, 2019 03:14 PM

October 15, 2019

Samsung Elec says Q3 profit likely fall 56% on memory chip slump

Media -- Reuters - Companies - South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday its third-quarter operating profit likely fell 56% from a year...

October 15, 2019 04:48 PM

Qualcomm Technologies to Enhance Secure Cellular Connectivity Solutions with Microsoft Azure Sphere for the IoT

Electronics -- Qualcomm - - Qualcomm Technologies to Deliver the First Cellular-Enabled Azure Sphere Certified Chips

October 15, 2019 03:55 PM

SoftAtHome and Qualcomm Technologies Team up to Transform Home Gateways into 5G-Ready Services Platforms

Electronics -- Qualcomm - SoftAtHome (G22), a leading software company for connectivity, pay TV, smart home and analytics today announced...

October 15, 2019 03:54 PM

Intel Xeon Scalable Processors Accelerate Big Data Computing in Alibaba Cloud

Electronics -- Intel - What's New: Intel and Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, jointly announced the two companies have optimized...

October 15, 2019 03:53 PM

What if your hotel key card could do more than open doors?

Electronics -- NXP Blog - The hospitality business is tougher than ever. From the hotel owners' perspective, competition within the existing industry is heating...

October 15, 2019 03:52 PM

Qualcomm Announces New Reference Design Integrating 5G and Wi-Fi 6 For Complete Fixed Wireless Access Home Gateways

Electronics -- Qualcomm - - Comprehensive Solution for Customer Premises Equipment Helps Accelerate Delivery of Multi- gigabit Broadband to Consumers as a Plug-and-Play...

October 15, 2019 03:52 PM

Broadcom Drives 10G Fiber Broadband with Industry's Highest Density PON OLT MAC

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New platform provides up to sixteen 10G PON interfaces on a single device New platform provides up to sixteen 10G PON interfaces...

October 15, 2019 03:48 PM