Renesas to scale up chip supply for VinFast EVs

VinFast has expanded its tie-up with Renesas Electronics under which Renesas will provide a broader range of products including SoCs, microcontrollers, analog and power semiconductors, as well as technical support, for VinFast's electric vehicles (EV.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 29th, 2022

ODMs expect server shipments to rise in 2023, but be weaker than 2022

Server ODMs mostly expect their shipments to increase in 2023, but at a scale smaller than in 2022, according to industry sources. Quanta Computer anticipates double-digit year-on-year growth in 2023, said company senior vice president Mike Yang......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple"s M1 Max MacBook Pro 14-inch with 32GB RAM dips to $2,445, plus $70 off AppleCare

Save $454 on the high-end 14-inch MacBook Pro configuration with Apple's M1 Max chip and 32GB of memory, with units in stock and ready to ship with free expedited delivery.This 14-inch MacBook Pro is loaded.Apple's MacBook Pro 14-inch with the M1 Max.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News11 hr. 39 min. ago

20-inch foldable MacBook rumored to launch as soon as 2026

Rumors from the supply chain suggest that Apple will roll out OLED not just to the iPad, but also to a folding MacBook Pro as soon as 2026.A folding MacBook could be 20.25-inches unfoldedRumors surrounding a folding Apple product have been circulatin.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News11 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple Silicon made in America – explaining the conflicting reports [Comment]

Apple CEO Tim Cook said yesterday that TSCM Arizona plants would see Apple Silicon made in America. This appeared to contradict earlier reports that the US plants would always remain a step behind the most advanced chip tech TSMC uses in Taiwan. On.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News15 hr. 11 min. ago

Taiwanese chip giant invests $40bn in US plant

Taiwanese chipmaker TSMC triples its investment amid a chip shortage and the US and China tech war......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News17 hr. 11 min. ago

Biden joins Tim Cook to hail TSMC"s US$40 billion US chip venture

US president Joe Biden celebrated TSMC's plans to increase its investments in Arizona to US$40 billion and construct a second factory, with companies like Apple eager to source more chips from the US......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News20 hr. 11 min. ago

Vietnamese EV maker VinFast files for US IPO

VinFast, an electric carmaker backed by Vietnam's richest man trying to take on Elon Musk's Tesla Inc, has filed for an initial public offering in the US just as it prepares to deliver its first SUVs to California customers later this month......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News20 hr. 11 min. ago

Automotive chip IDMs could hardly pass all extra costs to carmakers

With foundries' price negotiations with IDMs and tier-1 suppliers for 2023 reaching an end, foundries are unlikely to cut their prices and the chip vendors will have difficulties passing the extra costs fully to their automaker clients......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 39 min. ago

iPhone chip-maker TSMC invests $40bn in Arizona plants

The Taiwan chipmaker triples its US investment amid a chip shortage and the US and China tech war......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Automotive chip supply likely to stay short before 2024

Automotive chip shortages, despite improving recently, are unlikely to be fully resolved before 2024 as supply growth is unable to catch up with the rapid increase in demand, according to sources from the automotive supply chain......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

UAW presses automakers to move supply chain out of Xinjiang

A new report on Tuesday suggests that nearly every major automaker has significant exposure to products made with forced labor in China's Xinjiang region......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Apple Car on track for 2026 release, under $100K price, custom chip, and no full self-driving at launch

Over the last couple of years, we’ve heard different estimates of when Apple Car might finally make it to market which have ranged from 2024 to 2028. Now the latest report predicts a debut in 2026 with a custom Apple Silicon chip, no self-driving,.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

VinFast plans U.S. IPO

EV maker said it will convert to a Singapore public limited company and will be known as VinFast Auto Ltd., while the number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not been set......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

How tree species link fungal partners across a large-scale forest ecosystem

In a study published in Science China Life Sciences, a team surveyed hyper-diverse fungal communities in approximately 500 paired leaf and soil samples, which were associated with 55 tree species that are located over 2,000-km span of mountain forest.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Rotten meat could be easier to detect thanks to new biosensor system

The supply chain that brings meat to market worldwide is highly complex and usually very efficient. But when disruptions in one part of the world can result in transportation delays an ocean and a continent away, meat spoilage becomes a very real ris.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Examining the promotion of Arabidopsis immune responses by a rhizosphere fungus

Plants can form diverse intimate relationships with beneficial mycorrhizal, endophytic and or rhizosphere fungi for nutrient trades. It is now known that plants can transfer carbon sources like fatty acids to fungi while the fungi mediate the supply.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Telescope-inspired microscope sees molecules in 6D

A new technology, inspired in part by the design of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), uses mirror segments to sort and collect light on the microscopic scale, and capture images of molecules with a new level of resolution: position and orientati.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

TSMC triples Arizona chip factory investment to $40 billion

Before the first Arizona TSMC fab opens its doors in 2024, the company has already committed to building a second — and has announced that it will spend $40 billion on it.TSMC investing $40 billion in Arizona fabsTSMC originally committed $12 billi.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

MCU to be more widely adopted in automotive application

The top MCU vendors with the highest MCU shipments in 2021 were NXP, followed by Renesas, ST, Infineon, and Microchip – the five vendors accounting for 76% of the total MCU shipments in 2021, according to data provided by Omdia Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

IDMs see clear auto IGBT order visibility through 2023

The supply of automotive IGBT continues to fall short of demand, and international IDMs have seen clear order visibility throughout 2023, while Chinese semiconductor companies are also stepping up the development and production of IGBT and other powe.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022