GlobalFoundries revenue increased 56 percent YoY as chip demand persists

The report included $5 million in profit compared to a $293 million loss in Q3 2020. Earnings per share checked in at $0.01, or $0.07 on an adjusted basis. Analysts surveyed by FactSet expected $1.7 billion in revenue and a small loss......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotDec 1st, 2021

Leadframe suppliers gearing up for capacity expansion

Leadframe supply for IC packaging remains tight, and suppliers such as Chang Wah Technology (CWTC) have been keen to expand production capacity to satisfy strong demand for processing automotive MCUs and power management ICs (PMICs), according to ind.....»»

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Handset TDDI prices falling

TDDI (touch/display driver integration) chip prices have fallen further in the first quarter of 2022, as brand handset vendors with excess inventories of such chips have slowed the rates at which they place orders, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

Activision CEO Bobby Kotick Will Reportedly Leave the Company After Microsoft Acquisition Closes

Earlier today, Microsoft announced it will buy the video game publisher Activision Blizzard in a $69 billion deal. It's the largest video game acquisition in history and will make Microsoft the world's third-largest gaming company by revenue, behind.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

The upcoming Mac Pro may be based on M1 chip, not M2

You would expect Apple to put its upcoming M2 chip inside its most powerful computer. You'd be wrong, but that's not necessarily a bad thing......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago

iPad Air 5 getting upgraded camera, chip, and 5G in 2022

The fifth-gen iPad Air might look the same as its predecessor, but it is said to offer 5G support, the new A15 Bionic chip, and an upgraded 12-megapixel camera......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Intel may be working on specialized chip for mining Bitcoin

It appears that Intel may be venturing into cryptocurrency mining hardware. A new rumor shows that Intel may be working on a Bonanza Mine Bitcoin mining chip......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple’s 2022 iPad will keep old design with 5G and A14 chip

The 10th-generation vanilla iPad slated to debut later this year will bring an arguably new A14 Bionic chip and 5G support to a chassis reminiscent of the 2014 model......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Samsung announces Exynos 2200 with AMD “Xclipse” GPU

Samsung's chip announcement is light on details and lacks performance claims. Enlarge / The Exynos 2200. There's an AMD GPU in there. (credit: Samsung) The bizarre story of the Exynos 2200 continues. Samsung LSI's flagship s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 44 min. ago

Intel To Unveil "Ultra Low-Voltage Bitcoin Mining ASIC" in February

Intel, one of the world's largest chipmakers, is likely to unveil a specialized crypto-mining chip at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) in February, according to the conference's agenda. From a report: One of Intel's "Highligh.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 16 min. ago

Samsung shocks with surprise unveiling of Exynos 2200 chipset

Samsung Semiconductors has announced the Exynos 2200 system on a chip with a custom AMD-backed Xclipse GPU, faster NPU, and better ISP......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 44 min. ago

Samsung Exynos 2200 with AMD Xclipse GPU, ray tracing announced

Samsung has already of system-on-a-chip (SoC) modules, but it did hint that the next flagship chipset — Exynos 2200 — will be launched at the same event as its next flagship smartphone series. However, the company left us slightly puzzled and cer.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Low-temperature DeNOx catalyst for reducing ultrafine particle emission

Recently, there has been growing demand for DeNOx catalysts that can treat nitrogen oxides (NOx) at low temperatures to increase energy efficiency when processing flue gas in industrial combustion facilities. NOx are emitted during the combustion of.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Foxconn seeking business opportunities for MIH members, says chairman

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai), by virtue of its global business connections and channels, is making efforts to seek market demand for products made by members of the MIH Alliance, according to company chairman Young Liu......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Epistar, FitTech expanding production capacities

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar disclosed that it is expanding miniLED chip production capacity in China and will bring the capacity into operation in the second quarter of 2022. LED probing, testing, and sorting equipment maker FitTech sa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

PCB firm Ichia expects record revenue and profit in 2022

PCB maker Ichia Technologies expects to post record-high revenue and profits in 2022, buoyed by strong demand for automotive and consumer electronics applications......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Taiwan to accelerate push for semi equipment self-sufficiency

Taiwan will be accelerating its push for semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency, because of robust demand from its local chipmaking sector, according to president Tsai Ing-wen......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Foundry PSMC sees revenue, profit surge in 2021

Pure-play foundry Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC) saw its revenue hit a record high of NT$65.62 billion (US$2.38 billion) in 2021, when pre-tax profits hiked 300% on year to NT$19.21 billion......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

RP2040 Chips for 70 Cents: “Raspberry Pi Direct” Launches to Supply Bulk Orders

Raspberry Pi announces Raspberry Pi Direct, allowing bulk RP2040 chip orders at discounted prices well below a dollar each. The post RP2040 Chips for 70 Cents: “Raspberry Pi Direct” Launches to Supply Bulk Orders appeared first on Make:.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

QFN packaging increasingly adopted for B2B networking chips

Taiwan suppliers of B2B networking chips are moving to adopt QFN technology for packing their products amid the growing shortage of substrates for FC (flip-chip) production, increasing business opportunities for their local backend partners including.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Innosilicon to make 5nm GPU in 2022

China-based GPU developer Innosilicon is planning to begin wafer production for its in-house developed GPU, Fantasy One, in 2022; the chip will be manufactured via a 5nm node and support a ray tracing technology......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022