2019-10-21 - Alan Patterson

5G Demand Boosts Capital Expenditures for TSMC

TSMC reports soaring demand for its 7 nm line, due to worldwide development of 5G and accelerated demand from HPC,…

2019-10-09 - Cabe Atwell

Ocean Renewable Energy Technology Roundup

When it comes to sources for renewable energy, tidal flow and moving waters are more predictable than sunshine or wind.…

2019-10-08 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

AMS Fails in Bid to Takeover Osram

Sensor specialist AMS AG failed to conclude the $4.9 billion takeover of Osram Light AG...

2019-09-26 - Alan Patterson

China to Become World’s Largest Buyer of Fab Tools

The market for chipmaking equipment is likely to recover next year on the strength of memory spending and new projects…

2019-09-25 - Nitin Dahad

4% Recovery Expected for Semiconductor Industry in 2020

The semiconductor industry has strong fundamentals, so the state of the economy is what will really drive the rebound. "Rebound…

2019-09-05 - Nitin Dahad

Taiwan’s Lite-On to Sell SSD Business

With declining sales, Taiwan-based Lite-On Technology is selling its solid-state storage business to Toshiba Memory for $165 million.

2019-08-12 - Momo Zhong

38 Chip Billionaires Created in China

A new Nasdaq-style board was launched in the Shanghai Stock Exchange. It might presage how China's stock markets look in…

2019-08-06 - Dylan McGrath

Qualcomm Feels the Squeeze of the Trade War

Fabless chip giant sees weak sales over the next two quarters as the U.S.-China trade dispute and the associated Huawei…

2019-07-26 - Dylan McGrath

Semiconductor Market Conditions Worsen

Gartner slashes forecast as memory price declines, trade war hit industry harder than originally forecast.

2019-07-24 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Backs 5G to Drive Demand for 7nm

TSMC sees 5-nm and 7-nm demand improving from its earlier expectations, as worldwide 5G development accelerates.