Wednesday 23 August 2023
Power MOSFET and diode makers upbeat about automotive demand
Taiwan-based power MOSFET and diode suppliers are more enthusiastic about demand from the automotive industry than from AI in 2024 and beyond.
Monday 21 August 2023
DC microgrid on track to thrive in EV charging, says DIGITIMES Research
The adoption and application of DC microgrid is rising. The grid combines renewable energy, energy storage systems and end devices, enhancing energy conversion efficiency. It will...
Friday 18 August 2023
Immersion cooling technology on race cars: interview with XING Mobility CEO Royce Hong
Applications such as electric vehicles and energy storage have gradually seen material demands. However, whether the two applications can be operated safely and effectively depends...
Friday 18 August 2023
VinFast seeks collaboration with Taiwanese electronics suppliers to grow in global market
Vietnam-based EV maker VinFast just went public in the US with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) merger. The company has been ambitious about expanding overseas. It has...
Friday 18 August 2023
ASE: auto SiP module increases computing capabilities in smart cockpits
The era of software-defined automobiles is approaching, and while electronic control units (ECUs) are becoming more streamlined, the computing and integration capabilities of the...
Thursday 17 August 2023
Chinese automakers secure SiC power modules to narrow BYD's lead
Car manufacturers have long been investing in building up their automotive chip supply chain, and the power module sector has been attracting major investment from them. Auto makers...
Thursday 17 August 2023
Tire-pressure monitoring market estimated to reach US$13.6 billion by 2028
Tire-pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) have become standard equipment in automobiles. Right now, most car brands have TPMS as a standard or optional feature when new cars leave the...
Wednesday 16 August 2023
Computing power enabled by Taiwanese electronics companies appeals to international carmakers
TSMC has become a critical supplier for major automakers in the US, Japan and Europe. According to Jerry Wang, chairman of the Automotive Research & Testing Center (ARTC), Taiwan...
Wednesday 16 August 2023
Chinese carmakers say BYD chairman's "crocodile tears" did not move them
BYD just reached the five million vehicle production milestone. Chairman and president Wang Chuanfu said at an event that Chinese automakers should work together to show the world...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Suppliers become conservative about China's automotive market development
Many car component suppliers have announced their financial results in the first half of 2023. While some were optimistic about the future of China's automotive sector, others said...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Heterogeneous integration for automotive AI chips reportedly driving IC analysis demand
AI chips reportedly being developed by Tesla using heterogeneous integration are driving up demand for IC verification analysis services, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 15 August 2023
CIS backend houses express caution about 2H23
Tong Hsing Electronic Industries, VisEra Technologies, and Xintec, all of whom are in the CMOS image sensor (CIS) backend sector, have expressed caution regarding their market prospects...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Auto chip prices unlikely to drop in Europe
Automotive-grade IC prices are unlikely to drop in the short term, as production costs are rising and major European suppliers are increasing investments in expanding their manufacturing...
Monday 14 August 2023
IDM said to offer fast-track services for automotive mmWave radar entrants
Millimeter wave radar sensors hold significant potential in future cars. Therefore, the competition between major IDMs has become more intense, even with chip shortages. Supply chain...
Monday 14 August 2023
Rising Chinese mmWave radar industry spurs intense market competition
With the progress in intelligence and stricter vehicle safety regulations, carmakers are facing a surging demand for sensors. In Level 2 self-driving and beyond, the market for automotive...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research