Highlights of the day: Server makers may see chip shortage last into 2H22

Demand for servers remain robust, but component shortages have been undermining server shipments. Chip supply for servers is expected to persist into second-half 2022. TSMC is making progress in its advanced packaging technology. The foundry house ha.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesDec 1st, 2021

Hero MotoCorp injects more cash in Ather Energy and joins Gogoro"s PIPE investment

India's Hero MotoCorp, the world's largest two-wheeled vehicle brand, is investing more in Ather Energy, an Indian electric two-wheeler startup with the third highest market share in India. The two EV makers are collaborating on building a charging n.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News33 min. ago

Taiwan ABF substrate makers eyeing new profits with new capacities

Taiwan-based ABF substrate suppliers expect the activation of new production capacities later this year and in 2023 to boost their profits amid tight supplies, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News33 min. ago

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 News33 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Samsung"s foundry push

TSMC is the global leader in the semiconductor foundry sector, but Samsung is keen on challenging the Taiwanese rival. The Korean giant aims to ovetake TSMC by 2030 in the foundry sector. Taiwan-based ABF substrate suppliers expect new production cap.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News33 min. ago

Watch highlights of SpaceX’s spectacular Starlink night launch

Check out the highlights from SpaceX's spectacular night launch on Tuesday in which it deployed another 49 satellites for its Starlink internet service......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 33 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 News9 hr. 33 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 News11 hr. 5 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 News11 hr. 5 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 News11 hr. 5 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 News14 hr. 33 min. ago

Here Are The Winners Of the 3D Printing For Disabled Gamers Contest!

The time has come to announce the winners and give out some prizes! The post Here Are The Winners Of the 3D Printing For Disabled Gamers Contest! appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated News16 hr. 4 min. ago

ArXiv Reaches a Milestone and a Reckoning

Runaway success and underfunding have led to growing pains for the preprint server. From a report: What started in 1989 as an e-mail list for a few dozen string theorists has now grown to a collection of more than two million papers -- and the centra.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 4 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 News17 hr. 4 min. ago

The US Inches Toward Building EV Batteries at Home

In an effort to reduce dependency on hard-to-source cobalt and Chinese manufacturing, US makers are finally getting into the cathode business......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News18 hr. 32 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 News18 hr. 33 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

Himax intros 288Hz 8K TV TCON solution

Himax Technologies has introduced an industry-leading 288Hz 8K TV timing controller (TCON) solution for ultra-high resolution gaming TVs, and is collaborating with the world's major TV panel makers for a bigger presence in this rapid-growing gaming T.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

China makers" aggressive mini/microLED capacity expansions challenge Taiwan LED makers

While Taiwan's LED manufacturing industry stands a chance of establishing a complete mini/micro LED supply chain by virtue of Taiwan's technological capabilities in LCD, LED, semiconductor and precision equipment, China-based LED makers have been act.....»»

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

Highlights of the day: Taiwan seeks semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency

Taiwan is a semiconductor manufacturing powerhouse, but it relies heavily on foreign equipment suppliers. Now the country's president has vowed to improve Taiwan's semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency. A recent power outage hitting Hua Hong Semic.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022