Monday 5 September 2016
UMC, APM team up for MEMS foundry services
Taiwan-based United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced it is teaming up with dedicated MEMS foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) to provide enhanced MEMS manufacturing services...
Monday 5 September 2016
UMC forges strategic partnership with APM to enhance MEMS Service capabilities
United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, and dedicated MEMS foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems, Inc. (APM),...
Friday 7 September 2012
MEMS foundry APM sees growth ahead
MEMS wafer foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) expects its sales revenues to surpass the breakeven point in 2013 as shipments will boost on the upcoming rollouts of customers'...
Thursday 9 September 2010
MEMS foundry APM to ramp up capacity
MEMS foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) plans to ramp its capacity by 60-70% before mid-2011, with a budget of NT$200 million (US$6.27 million), according to company CEO and...
Friday 21 May 2010
HP files patent infringement lawsuit against APM
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has announced it has refiled its Federal District Court litigation pertaining to the sale of patent-infringing cartridges as well as the sale of products incorporating...
Monday 24 August 2009
Domintech to introduce accelerometers
Domintech, a subsidiary of Unimicron Technology, plans to introduce its first own-branded accelerometers (g-sensors) by the end of 2009, according to the company.
Friday 3 July 2009
InvenSense aims to work with Taiwan foundries to satisfy Nintendo gyroscope demand
MEMS firm InvenSense is seeking partnerships with Taiwan-based foundries including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC), Touch...
Tuesday 6 January 2009
APM subsidiary to mass produce digital g-sensors in 1Q09
Apm Communication (Apmcomm), a subsidiary of Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) invested by United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC), has begun mass production of analog MEMS accelerometers...
Wednesday 8 October 2008
APM seeking MEMS foundry cooperation opportunities with Dalsa and Micralyne
Taiwan-based MEMS foundry Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) has sent representatives to Canada-based MEMS foundry service companies – Dalsa Semiconductor and Micralyne –...
Monday 6 October 2008
Macronix and APM to cooperate for MEMS microphone market
Macronix International Company (MXIC) and Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) are said to be cooperating on making an entrance in the MEMS microphone market. According to market sources,...
Wednesday 24 September 2008
Micralyne CEO in Taiwan seeking MEMS foundry partnerships
Chris Lumb CEO of Canada-based MEMS foundry Micralyne is in Taiwan to seek partnerships with local foundries. He said he would not name potential candidates, saying he plans to contact...
Wednesday 10 September 2008
Dalsa seeks MEMS foundry partner; TSMC, UMC and APM potential candidates
Dalsa Semiconductor is seeking a foundry partner for its micro electro-mechanical system (MEMS) device production. Among all major foundries that have MEMS deployment in Taiwan, Taiwan...
Wednesday 20 August 2008
UMC said to also have MEMS devices production in-house
While most industry watchers regard Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM), an United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) affiliate, as the pure-play foundry's micro electro-mechanical system...
Friday 18 July 2008
Asia Pacific Microsystems and UMC forge alliance on MEMS production
Asia Pacific Microsystems (APM) announced that it has reached an alliance agreement with United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) for 8-inch micro electro-mechanical system (MEMS)...