Vedanta eyes China-plus-one and mineral-intensive future

As the world moves toward semiconductors and EVs with China-plus-one in mind, Vedanta believes its natural resources and semiconductors businesses can play a more important role in self-reliant India......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesAug 12th, 2022

India iPhone exports expected to double to $2.5B by March 2023

Apple's iPhone production in India is continuing to expand, and India factories are expected to double annual shipments to $2.5 billion.Apple is keen to spread its manufacturing efforts outside of China, in order to reduce risk caused by supply chain.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Study finds US future floods becoming more frequent, wider spread, less seasonal

Summer 2022 has been an unprecedented one with five "1-in-1,000-year" floods experienced across the U.S.: St. Louis and Eastern Kentucky, both in July, and Southeast Illinois, Death Valley and Dallas, all in August......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

China carmakers request 15-20% price cuts for chips in sufficient supply

With automotive chip shortages gradually abating, Chinese automakers reportedly have asked suppliers to cut prices by 15-20% on those chips not in short supply, looking to reduce production costs, according to industry sources. This is a sharp contra.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

Should EV makers partner with miners to secure key metals?

Lithium demand is forecast to almost triple by mid-decade from last year’s level, BloombergNEF said in a July report. Prices hit a new record in China last month......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 21 min. ago

US to announce new limits on chip technology exports to China

The Biden administration plans to announce new restrictions on China's access to US semiconductor technology, according to people with knowledge of the situation, an escalation of Washington's efforts to stifle Beijing's industrial ambitions and a ri.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News8 hr. 53 min. ago

Chinese car vendors asking for China-made ICs

Chinese car vendors have asked chip suppliers, including foreign ones, to place wafer starts for their demand with China-based foundries as China accelerates its push for IC self-sufficiency, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

Energy crisis prompts German industry to reflect on decoupling

As tension with Russia rises, German suppliers have begun to reflect on autonomy and the the potential repercussions of decoupling from China. The German commerce media Markt und Mittestand reported that German economists and industry representatives.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

High-end Chromebook, China gaming notebook demand picking up

High-end Chromebook sales are showing signs of recovery, as demand from China's gaming notebook market is also picking up, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

Smart wearable manufacturing picking up pace in India

With India's demand for smart wearables and custom duties levied on wearables and components expected to rise, India's wearable vendors and manufacturers are partnering on made-in-India products, hence reducing their reliance on imports from China......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

Dynamics in one-dimensional spin chains: A new toolbox for elucidating future quantum materials

Neutron scattering is considered the method of choice for investigating magnetic structures and excitations in quantum materials. Now, for the first time, the evaluation of measurement data from the 2000s with new methods has provided much deeper ins.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 21 min. ago

Taiwanese IC designers strive to seize future trends

The supply chain has changed as competition between the US and China intensifies, but the Taiwan-based IC design industry has not been directly affected. At the start of the US-China technology war, Taiwanese IC designers enjoyed a wave of business o.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Asia EV50: Denso to eliminate car accidents by improved ADAS

Denso, one of the largest automotive tier-1 system integrators and car parts manufacturers, has committed to sharpening ADAS capabilities for future vehicles......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

CSOT starts production at new 8.6G LCD panel fab

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) recently kicked off production at t9, a newly completed 8.6G LCD panel line in Guangzhou, southern China, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

AmCham: Time is now to recognize an indispensable partnership through a US-Taiwan Bilateral Trade Agreement

After US House of Representative speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit, Taiwan has been under intense military threats from China. Its critical role in the global semiconductor supply chain amid its vulnerability in the geopolitical crisis has been regarded a.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Future of drone use may be in logistics and human transportation

Currently, a major business focus of drones is in the traffic sector with mapping and inspection. However, it may shift to logistics in 2-5 years with human transportation a development goal for the distant future, according to CP Wang, associate VP.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Japanese semiconductor packaging material leader to expand production in China

Sumitomo Bakelite, a leading Japanese manufacturer of synthetic plastics used in IC packaging, has announced a plan to build a new factory in China, investing JPY6.6 billion (US$45 million) in total. The new factory is scheduled to complete in 2023,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

OWC Envoy Pro mini review: Enough speed in a small package

The OWC Envoy Pro mini thumb drive's latest version embraces the aluminum-clad USB-C future, providing a nice balance of performance and size for tech professionals on the go.External storage for the Mac and iPad Pro can take a few forms, including t.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

Apple names new VPs for Maps, Services, Silicon

Apple has named a number of new vice presidents for its teams, with Maps, Services, and Silicon teams getting new supervisory pairs of eyes.Apple annually makes changes to its list of vice presidents in the fall, typically under its regular performan.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

A kung-fu kick led researchers to the world"s oldest complete fish fossils. Here"s what they found

Some of the world's most significant fossil discoveries have come from China. These include amazing feathered dinosaurs, the earliest modern mammals, and some of the oldest-known animals on Earth......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

Fish fossil catch from China includes oldest teeth ever

A big catch of fish fossils in southern China includes the oldest teeth ever found—and may help scientists learn how our aquatic ancestors got their bite......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022