Delta Electronics expects 3Q21 revenues to grow

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics, based on order visibility, expects consolidated revenues for third-quarter 2021 to significantly increase on quarter, according to company chairman Yancey Hai......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesAug 2nd, 2021

Biden official reveals the failure behind America"s epic chip shortage

The shortage of computer chips is raising the price of new and used cars, delaying shipments of electronics and holding back the economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Machine learning uncovers "genes of importance" in agriculture and medicine

Machine learning can pinpoint "genes of importance" that help crops to grow with less fertilizer, according to a new study published in Nature Communications. It can also predict additional traits in plants and disease outcomes in animals, illustrati.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Chipmakers gearing up for rollouts of PCIe Gen5 devices

Vendors including Samsung Electronics and Kioxia plan to roll out their respective PCIe Gen5 SSD series for enterprise and datacenter storage in 2022, according to company sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Taiwanese suppliers expect stable EV orders

Sales of electric vehicle (EV) have grown over 100% on year during the first half of 2021 in the US, EU, and China. Taiwan-based suppliers for EV such as CFTC, KS Terminals, BizLink, and Sinbon have seen revenue grow and expect stable growth for the.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Eternal expects steady shipments of silicone materials for September

Taiwan-based PCB material supplier Eternal Group forecasts steady shipments in September as demand grows before China heads into its week-long National Day holiday at the beginning of October......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Lite-on CEO expects chip shortage to ease in 2H22

The supply chain shortage has not seen any relief in 2021, particularly when it entered the third-quarter traditional electronic peak season. Market demand has increased, but overall production capacity has not......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

EU Proposes Mandatory USB-C on All Devices, Including iPhones

The European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, has announced plans to force smartphone and other electronics manufacturers to fit a common USB-C charging port on their devices. From a report: The proposal is likely to have the bigg.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

"Ultra-potent" antibody against COVID-19 variants

A technology developed at Vanderbilt University Medical Center has led to the discovery of an "ultra-potent" monoclonal antibody against multiple variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for COVID-19, including the delta variant......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

US projections on drought-hit Colorado River grow more dire

The U.S. government released projections Wednesday that indicate an even more troubling outlook for a river that serves 40 million people in the American West......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Military applications rising as niche market for GaN-on-SiC RF components, says Transcom

GaAs device and foundry company Transom expects military-use radars and other defense systems to emerge as niche application outlet for GaN-on-SiC RF components and modules including power amplifiers (PA), according to the company's chairman and pres.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Researchers achieve charge-order-enhanced capacitance in semiconductor moiré superlattices

In recent years, electronics engineers have been experimenting with new materials that could be used to study electronic correlation phenomena. Van der Waals (vdW) moiré materials are particularly promising for examining these phenomena. VdW materia.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

MediaTek releases Kompanio 900T AP for tablets

MediaTek has recently launched the Kompanio 900T AP for Android-based tablets and expects the chip to help it maintain the leadership in the Android tablet AP market......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Motor makers under pressure from Foxconn-Nidec cooperation

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) and Japan-based Nidec will set up a joint venture specifically for developing, producing and marketing motor-based power trains for use in electric vehicles (EVs), and this will bring competitive pressure on Taiwan-based.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

China silicon wafer maker Zingsemi to grow monthly capacity to 1 million by 2025

China-based Zing Semiconductor is expected to see its monthly production for 12-inch silicon wafers ramp up to one million pieces by 2025 from the current level of 250,000, according to company chairman Wei Li......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Foxconn eyes EV market in Thailand

Foxconn Electronics and Petroleum Authority of Thailand (PTT), an energy company owned and operated by the Thai government, will establish a joint venture for developing and producing electric vehicles (EVs) in Thailand, with Southeast Asia to be the.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Foxconn to invest in Gogoro

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) has disclosed it will invest US$20 million for a 0.76% stake in Gogoro, a Taiwan-based electric scooter maker and battery swapping system provide......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

NASA Reviews Private Space Station Proposals, Expects To Save Over $1 Billion Annually After ISS Retires

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration plans to retire the International Space Station by the end of this decade, so the U.S. space agency is turning to private companies to build new space stations in orbit -- and expects to save more tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Growing and treating virtual tumors using AI-designed nanoparticles

The EVONANO platform allows scientists to grow virtual tumors and use artificial intelligence to automatically optimize the design of nanoparticles to treat them......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Semiconductor market shortage expected to end by mid-2022

In what's sure to be welcoming news for both consumers and suppliers alike due to the lack of chips, analysts from IDC forecast the semiconductor market will grow by 17.3% in 2021. Comparatively, this is a considerable increase from the 10.8% rise we.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Battery Resourcers raises $70M to grow closed-loop battery supply chain

Battery Resourcers, a startup that’s developing a closed-loop approach to lithium-ion battery materials, has closed $70 million in mid-round funding to scale its commercial operations across two continents. The company, which is based in Worcester,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021