India raises semiconductor and solar module incentive

In a bid to push a self-reliant India and attract more investment in electronics manufacturing, India raised fiscal support for the semiconductor and display fabs investment and launched the second tranche of incentive policy on solar modules......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 22nd, 2022

SMIC breaks ground for new 12-inch fab in Tianjin

China's top pure-play foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has recently broken ground for a new 12-inch wafer fab in Tianjin, expecting to have a monthly capacity of 100,000 wafers, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News57 min. ago

GigaDevice launches DDR3L memory, to be built with 17nm process

China-based GigaDevice Semiconductor has launched its in-house developed DDR3L memory available in densities of 2Gb and 4Gb, which are ready for commercial production at ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT) using 17nm process, according to industry so.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News57 min. ago

India reportedly considers doubling incentive to encourage PC manufacturing

India is reportedly considering doubling its financial incentives for IT hardware investments to attract Apple, Dell, HP, and Asus to localize their manufacturing......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Asia EV 50: Semiconductor is the supply chain"s new linchpin

As a part of 2022 Supply Chain Summit hosted by DIGITIMES Asia, Eric Huang, Vice President of DIGITIMES, talked about the current status and challenges of Asia's EV industry. "In the past, the saying went 'software is eating the world', and followed.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Brisk iPhone 14 Pro sales to buoy lens module makers 2H22 revenue

Brisk sales of Apple's iPhone 14 Pro are expected to buoy sales performance of related lens module makers in the second half of 2022, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

Pegatron to inaugurate Indian facility today

After two years of investment, Pegatron, one of the major Apple suppliers, will inaugurate its Indian manufacturing facility in Chengalpattu near Chennai, and iPhone production in India is expected to increase as analysts predict......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

Alienware unveils cheaper QD-OLED gaming monitor with FreeSync

Alienware has just announced a cheaper variant of its QD-OLED monitor launched earlier this year. The new AW3423DWF will likely confuse customers with its near-identical name but costs $200 less due to omitting the dedicated G-Sync module and G-Sync.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 12 min. ago

UN slavery estimate raises question: Are 50 million people really enslaved today?

According to the United Nations, about 50 million people are enslaved worldwide......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 56 min. ago

Solar + batteries at home can provide backup power during disasters

Hurricanes, other disasters can knock out your power—solar can help, study shows. Enlarge Lights went out as Hurricane Fiona devastated areas from the Caribbean to Canada, and Hurricane Ian has done the same. Hurricanes, al.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 25 min. ago

India reportedly seeks smartphones sold locally to include NavIC support

To avoid the dependence on foreign satellite navigation systems and strengthen strategic security, India reportedly urged smartphone and fabless semiconductor companies to add support for NavIC, India's self-developed navigation system......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

ASE announces building world"s first 5G SA mmWave NR-DC smart factory with Qualcomm

Taiwan Outsourced Semiconductor Assembly and Testing (OSAT) service provider Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Qualcomm announced a two-year project to develop 5G system integration solutions through advanced 5G technologies such as Standa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Japanese power semiconductor industry concerned by US-China rivalry

According to the latest data from Semiconductor Association of Japan (SEAJ), sales of Japanese semiconductor equipment increased by almost 40% in August, reaching JPY347.3 billion (US$2.41 billion), a record monthly performance. It also marks the 20t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

China-based Sunwoda Electronic to sets up joint venture battery factory

China-based lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery cell and module maker Sunwoda Electronic will have its subsidiary Sunwoda Electric Vehicle Battery set up a factory of Li-ion battery cells, modules, and packs for use in electric vehicles (EVs) in central Chi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Tata ready to disrupt market by launching cheapest EV in India

Tata, India's top EV brand by sales, launched a new electric four-wheeler (E4W) model priced as low as US$10,000 to strengthen its position in India's rapidly-growing EV market when other players have yet to launch competitive products to attract con.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Wasabi raises $250 million to expand its cloud storage offering

Wasabi Technologies has achieved unicorn status following $250 million in new funding. Wasabi raised $125 million in Series D equity led by L2 Point Management with participation from Cedar Pine; an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management; and retur.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Bluetti’s EP600 is better, lighter, and more modular than ever

Bluetti unveils the EP600 solar battery system and portable power station which offers a new take on renewable and modular power solutions......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

How to Protect Puerto Rico"s Power Grid from Hurricanes

Energy experts say localized solar plants could strengthen Puerto Rico’s dangerously fragile grid.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

MESSENGER reveals a more dynamic Mercury surface

Compared with Earth, the surfaces of most other objects in the solar system appear largely static. Planetary scientists have long believed that impacts from space debris are the principal source of change on these surfaces and that the rate of such i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Solar geoengineering might work, but local temperatures could keep rising for years

Imagine a future where, despite efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions quickly, parts of the world have become unbearably hot. Some governments might decide to "geoengineer" the planet by spraying substances into the upper atmosphere to form fine.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Evolution of emerging anti-Hale region and associated eruptive solar flares

Dr. Xu Zhe, Prof. Yan Xiaoli and colleagues from the Yunnan Observatories of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have revealed how an active region (AR) evolves, re-configures the upper coronal structures, and eventually contributes to solar eruptions. R.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022