Woodstock Wire: Semiconductor News

April 02, 2020

10th Gen Intel Core H-series Introduces the World's Fastest Mobile Processor at 5.3 GHz

Business Wire -- Intel breaks the 5 GHz barrier for laptops with the launch of the 10th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors.

April 02, 2020 03:35 PM

Lane Departure Warnings For The Auto Industry

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - The automotive chip market is undergoing a series of subtle but significant shifts behind the scenes that could have...

April 02, 2020 03:23 PM

Improving voltage measurement accuracy in battery monitoring systems

Electronics -- TI - Power House - As reviewed in my earlier article, accurate monitoring of battery voltage, current and temperature is necessary to ensure...

April 02, 2020 02:31 AM

Intel CEO Bob Swan's Annual Letter

Electronics -- Intel - Today, Intel published its 2019 Annual Report including CEO Bob Swan's annual letter.

April 02, 2020 02:28 AM

Toyota Hirose plant honors Infineon: First non-Japanese chip manufacturer with three Honor Quality Awards in a row

Electronics -- Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG has achieved an impeccable quality record in its deliveries to Toyota's Hirose plant for the sixth consecutive...

April 02, 2020 02:27 AM

Enabling the highest performance front-end radar to help bring Vision Zero into reality

Electronics -- TI - Behind the Wheel - For the last several years, two powerful forces have driven the use of active safety measures in advanced driver assistance...

April 02, 2020 02:27 AM

MaxLinear's High-Speed MxL85110 Modem Enables Technetix Virtual Segmentation(tm) for Wireless Backhaul Deployment over Cable

Business Wire -- MxL85110 Modem powers Technetix Virtual Segmentation solution that allows Cable Operators to provide 10Gbps symmetrical throughput over existing...

April 02, 2020 02:18 AM

STMicroelectronics Simplifies Power for Smart Devices with Flexible and Rugged VIPer(r) Controller -

Media -- WebWire - STMicroelectronics' VIPer222 controller for high-voltage converters up to 8W brings small size, low cost,...

April 02, 2020 01:36 AM

STMicroelectronics showcased Intelligent Industrial IoT Solutions at IIOT India

Media -- Electronics Maker - ST is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics...

April 02, 2020 01:34 AM

Analog Devices prioritises the medical field during pandemic

Media -- Evertiq - Analog Devices, Inc. has taken a series of actions to support the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic by expediting production...

April 02, 2020 01:33 AM

Highlights of the day: TSMC on track to 5nm volume production

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC may not have been entirely unscathed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic that has disrupted production and chilled end-market...

April 02, 2020 01:32 AM

SEMI joins lobbying to label semiconductors 'essential'

Media -- eeNews Europe - Semiconductor industry body SEMI has urged governments around the world to designate the semiconductor industry as an...

April 02, 2020 01:31 AM

ON Semiconductor Funds Local High School's Global Initiative Microbiology Research

Justmeans -- @onsemi proudly funds local high schools microbiology research on...

April 02, 2020 01:28 AM

April 01, 2020

TSMC on track to ramp 5nm chip production

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC is on track to move 5nm process technology to volume production in second-quarter 2020 as scheduled, and continues to see the...

April 01, 2020 11:09 PM

Global semi material market flat in 2019: report

Media -- FierceElectronics - Even before the current COVID-19 crisis, the global semiconductor materials was flat at best, according to global industry...

April 01, 2020 10:49 PM

U.S. chip industry lobbying to stay open despite virus concerns

Media -- eeNews Europe - The sector employs about 250,000 people in the U.S., according to the Semiconductor Industry Association, one of the top...

April 01, 2020 09:53 PM

Diodes / Lite-on deal gets green light from Taiwan

Media -- Evertiq - Diodes Incorporated has received approval from the Taiwanese regulatory authorities for its preciously announced acquisition of Lite-On...

April 01, 2020 08:50 PM

Flash controller maker Phison to enhance R&D for 5G, server applications

Media -- DIGITIMES - NAND flash controller specialist Phison Electronics has disclosed plans to expand its factory site in northern Taiwan with total...

April 01, 2020 08:49 PM

MagnaChip Semiconductor to sell its foundry business and Fab 4

Media -- Evertiq - MagnaChip Semiconductor says that certain of its wholly-owned subsidiaries have entered into a definitive agreement to sell the company's...

April 01, 2020 06:40 PM

TSMC reportedly to reschedule 3nm equipment installation

Media -- DIGITIMES - TSMC will start installing its advanced 3nm process manufacturing equipment at its new factory site in southern Taiwan in October...

April 01, 2020 06:39 PM

ST drives next generation of vibration monitoring for Industry 4.0

Media -- New Electronics - STMicroelectronics is looking to drive the next generation of Industry 4.0 applications with a new vibration-sensing solution...

April 01, 2020 04:52 PM

March 31, 2020

Xilinx Donates $1.1 Million to COVID-19 Relief

Electronics -- Xilinx Xclusive - At Xilinx, we are deeply committed to doing our part in fighting COVID-19. In times of crisis, actions speak louder than words....

March 31, 2020 03:29 AM

Diodes Incorporated Receives Approval from Taiwan Regulatory Authorities for Lite-On Semiconductor Acquisition

Business Wire -- Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) today announced the Company has received all required regulatory approvals from the Taiwan authorities for...

March 31, 2020 03:26 AM

Analog Devices Takes Action to Support Customers During COVID-19 Pandemic

Business Wire -- Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), a leading global high-performance analog technology company, today announced a series of actions to support...

March 31, 2020 03:26 AM

ON Semiconductor Donates 10,000 Masks to Help Fight Coronavirus

Justmeans -- @onsemi celebrates @GoodDeedsDayInternational by acknowledging...

March 31, 2020 02:56 AM

March 30, 2020

ASML updates the market on expected Q1 2020 results, primarily related to COVID-19 impact

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - ASML updates the market on expected Q1 2020 results, primarily related to COVID-19 impact Impacted revenue will shift to subsequent...

March 30, 2020 04:05 PM

Intel to release new 14nm CPUs in April

Media -- DIGITIMES - Intel is set to unveil its new 14nm processors and chipsets in April, but the coronavirus pandemic may seriously hinder end-market...

March 30, 2020 03:32 PM

100 IC wafer fabs closed or repurposed since 2009, says IC Insights

Media -- DIGITIMES - Over the past decade, the IC industry has been paring down its older capacity as manufacturers have consolidated or transitioned...

March 30, 2020 03:22 PM

Taiwan IC design houses see orders for servers slow down

Media -- DIGITIMES - Taiwan-based IC design houses engaged in the supply chain for servers are expected to see orders coming from the sector buoy their...

March 30, 2020 03:22 PM

Rolling out COVID-19 relief in Oregon

CSR@Intel -- This blog was posted on behalf of Courtney Martin, Public Affairs Director for Intel in Oregon and California. In this role she provides oversight...

March 30, 2020 01:06 AM

Intel's Joe Jensen on IoT

Enterprise -- CRN - Intel Exec Talks About IoT Opportunities For Partners

March 30, 2020 01:00 AM

COVID-19 breaths life into chips for laptops, data centers

Media -- FierceElectronics - While a number of semi makers saw their stock prices drop on Friday, the prior three days of market growth helped their outlook.

March 30, 2020 12:37 AM

March 29, 2020

Micron reports strong quarter despite COVID-19

Media -- FierceElectronics - Micron also sees long-term growth for DRAM and NAND, with NAND in the 30% range

March 29, 2020 08:54 PM

Texas Instruments adjusting operations in Texas

Media -- Evertiq - Texas Instruments is following a Dallas County shelter-in-place order and reducing operations at the company's Dallas-area plants.

March 29, 2020 08:54 PM

Global Stakeholder Primer: The Semiconductor Industry & COVID-19

Media -- eeNews Europe - This white paper attempts to justify the semiconductor industry as an essential infrastructure or essential...

March 29, 2020 08:20 PM

Analog Devices withdraws second quarter outlook

Media -- Evertiq - The economic and social effects caused by COVID-19 are currently creating supply chain disruption and uncertainty around future demand.

March 29, 2020 08:13 PM

Taiwan fabless chipmakers see unclear order visibility for 2Q20

Media -- DIGITIMES - Taiwan-based IC design houses remain cautious about overall customer demand in the second quarter judging from limited order visibility,...

March 29, 2020 07:36 PM

TI Adds Virtual Booth with APEC 2020 Videos

Media -- PowerPulse.net - Texas Instruments has launched a virtual trade show booth with extensive information that was originally developed for the now...

March 29, 2020 07:35 PM

Coronavirus Pandemic Threatens Semiconductor Industry Recovery

Investors Business Daily -- Just as the semiconductor industry was poised to spring back from a cyclical downturn, the coronavirus pandemic is threatening its recovery....

March 29, 2020 05:29 AM

EU Chip Makers Weigh Production Risks Amid Covid-19

Aspencore -- EPS News - As the Covid-19 outbreak has worsened in Europe, semiconductor manufacturers have had to examine the health issues...

March 29, 2020 05:02 AM

Listen and learn on the go...Introducing the TI Connect Podcast!

Electronics -- TI - ConnecTIng Wirelessly - Hi. Nick here for TI Connect...The Podcast. TI's beloved Connect video series, covering all things connectivity,...

March 29, 2020 03:44 AM

How to Improve User Experience and Safety with Low-Latency Voice Response at the Edge

Electronics -- NXP Blog - Using voice commands to control the machines in our lives is generally a much more natural (not to mention faster) way to navigate...

March 29, 2020 03:44 AM

Intel Allocates $6 Million for Coronavirus Relief, Builds on Previous Efforts

Electronics -- Intel - The $6 million in additional donations by Intel will support coronavirus relief efforts in areas - like Washington County, Oregon - where...

March 29, 2020 03:43 AM

Renesas Power Line Communication IC Adopted by Panasonic for Intelligent Lighting Control System

Business Wire -- Panasonic Corporation has adopted Renesas' PLC IC for its new railway platform lighting control system at Takanawa Gateway Station.

March 29, 2020 02:46 AM

Analog Devices Provides a Business Update Related to COVID-19

Business Wire -- Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI) today provided a business update related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The economic and social effects...

March 29, 2020 02:45 AM

Notice Regarding Effects of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) on Renesas Business

Business Wire -- Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the effects on Renesas Group's...

March 29, 2020 02:44 AM

What's Changing, What Isn't

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - The global pandemic is creating economic chaos on a global scale. The big question now is when the coronavirus is...

March 29, 2020 02:17 AM