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How Silicon Valley looks at the Taiwan miracle (8): Taiwanese in Silicon Valley

There are many Taiwan-born CEOs and Taiwanese in key positions in Silicon Valley's major semiconductor majors. David Fedor, a Stanford University professor, suggested that the US provide more quotas for Taiwan students, but also called on Taiwan to r.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesDec 6th, 2022

Generations of semiconductor talent give Taiwan an edge as global competition intensifies

The regionalization of semiconductor production has become a clear trend, which may even result in many 'semiconductor powers' rising simultaneously around the world. However, Taiwan will not lose its core advantage in the global semiconductor arena.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 4 min. ago

Phihong Technology establishes subsidiary for EV charging solutions

Power supply maker Phihong Technology has spun off its business group specialized in developing power charging solutions used for electric vehicles (EVs) as a wholly owned subsidiary, Zerova Technologies Taiwan, in a bid to speed up business developm.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 4 min. ago

Taiwan sees 15-year high inbound investment in 2022

The Taiwanese government approved 2,566 investment projects proposed by foreign (excluding China-based) and overseas Chinese enterprises in 2022, with the total investment of US$13.303 billion hiking 77.94% on year, reaching a 15-year height, accordi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News16 hr. 4 min. ago

Taiwan IC-design houses cautious about hiring

Most Taiwan-based IC-design houses tend to be cautious about hiring new employees this year while striving to retain the talent they currently have ,according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

Google sets up engineering team in Taiwan, sources say

Google has already set up an engineering team in Taiwan for the vendor's in-house developed ICs, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

Realtek remains focused on high-end ICs

Realtek Semiconductor will remain focused on its high-end offerings to avoid price competition from peers focusing on mass-market device applications, according to the Taiwan-based network IC specialist......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

This is the one Mac with Apple Silicon that no one should buy

By and large, you can’t go wrong with Apple’s current crop of desktops and laptops powered by Apple Silicon processors. The lineup is stronger than it has ever been, especially with this week’s launch of new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro mod.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Kuo: Apple halts work on its custom Wi-Fi chip to prioritize 3nm Apple Silicon engineering

Apple is halting the development of its own custom Wi-Fi chip in an effort to direct more attention to Apple Silicon processors. According to Ming-Chi Kuo, the “slowdown of processor upgrades” is a concern for Apple. Therefore, it wants to devot.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

M2 Pro and M2 Max benchmarked against every other current Apple Silicon chip

The new M2 Pro and M2 Max chips are so powerful that most reviewers said that they are actually overkill for most Mac owners, even most of those doing video work. A new benchmark ranking shows how the machine stacks up against every other current A.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Apple execs share in-depth details on creating the M2 Pro/Max MacBook Pro in new interview

Sitting down with pro videographer, photographer, and YouTuber Tyler Stalman, two of Apple’s executives have shared an in-depth look into the process of creating the 2023 MacBook Pro laptops with M2 Pro and M2 Max Apple Silicon. more… The post.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Mac mini with M2 review: More power for less money

The second Apple Silicon Mac mini has arrived two years after the line first migrated, and with the M2 processor, it remains the best computer for switchers, and for the computer as appliance crowd.The 2023 Mac mini M2The usual refrain for the Mac mi.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

With US notebook chip procurement moving away from China, can IC design houses in Taiwan benefit from order transfers?

US notebook maker Dell has been rumored to significantly reduce the percentage of Chinese chips used by 2024. Sources familiar with the notebook sector believe that some Taiwanese IC design houses can take advantage of this opportunity and benefit fr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Study achieves the coherent manipulation of electron spins in silicon

In recent years, many physicists and computer scientists have been working on the development of quantum computing technologies. These technologies are based on qubits, the basic units of quantum information......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Obsidian handaxe-making workshop from 1.2 million years ago discovered in Ethiopia

A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in Spain, working with two colleagues from France and another from Germany has discovered an Obsidian handaxe-making workshop from 1.2 million years ago in the Awash valley in Ethiopia. In th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

New Mac Pro may not support PCI-E GPUs

The forthcoming Mac Pro is reportedly unlikely to add support for GPU PCI-E cards, as well as not allowing user-upgradeable RAM.The New Mac Pro could look like the old one. Apple Silicon Macs have lacked support for external GPUs from the start. Now.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Denso cooperating with Taiwan semiconductor makers in restructuring supply chain

The largest Japan-based automotive component maker Denso is partnering with Taiwan-based semiconductor makers in line with restructuring its supply chain, according to Japan-based Nikkei......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Transistors repurposed as microchip "clock" address supply chain weakness

Microchip fab plants in the United States can cram billions of data processing transistors onto a tiny silicon chip, but a critical device, in essence a "clock," to time the operation of those transistors must be made separately—creating a weak poi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 25th, 2023

M2 Pro Mac mini vs Mac Pro - compared

The Mac Pro is still available as the Mac to switch to Apple Silicon. The powerful M2 Pro Mac mini is now out, and it gives the tower a run for its money.M2 Pro Mac mini vs Mac ProApple announced the upgraded Mac mini on January 27, releasing it in c.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 25th, 2023

VIS lands increasing orders from China, US, Europe on geopolitical effects

Taiwan's pure-play foundry Vanguard International Manufacturing (VIS) continues to benefit from geopolitical effects, winning more shifted orders from clients in China and the US as well as Europe amid lingering trade conflicts between the world's tw.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 25th, 2023

Network device makers post record revenues for 2022, upbeat about 2023

Most network device makers in Taiwan, including Sercomm, Arcadyan, Accton Technology, Alpha Networks and Hitron Technologies, experienced a fruitful year in 2022 with annual revenues hitting new highs, and they are optimistic that growth momentum wil.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 25th, 2023