Wednesday 10 April 2024
IC backend houses post revenue increases in 1Q24
In the first quarter of 2024, Taiwan-based IC backend houses King Yuan Electronics (KYEC), Greatek Electronics, and Sigurd Microelectronics saw revenue gains of 5.8%, 15.1%, and 15.4%,...
Tuesday 9 April 2024
HPC and AI devices to boost ABF substrate demand
Despite slowing ABF substrate market growth, demand is expected to be fueled by rising demand for HPC and AI device applications.
Monday 1 April 2024
AI and satellites spark hope for PCB renaissance
Despite ongoing geopolitical tensions and inventory adjustments, the global PCB industry is poised for a resurgence, buoyed by robust demand for AI and HPC.
Thursday 14 March 2024
Taiwanese IC distributors to capitalize on handset and PC inventory shrinkage, AI chip boom in 2024
Taiwan's major IC distributors, including WPG Holdings, WT Microelectronics, Supreme Electronics, and Edom Technology, anticipate several significant trends for 2024 in the semiconductor...
Thursday 14 March 2024
Taiwan IC design firms join Arm Total Design platform to enhance ASIC service capability
The hot demand for AI chips and the trend for cloud AI tech differentiation attracted unexpected attention to Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) design services lately.
Friday 8 March 2024
GenAI powers surge in AI PCs and edge computing, HPC to be key in 2024
GenAI stands out as a key focus in the 2024 supply chain. As AI gradually transitions from cloud to edge computing, it also drives the emergence of terminal applications such as AI...
Friday 8 March 2024
TSMC February revenue declines 15.8%; Q1 2024 performance better than expected
Due to the reduction in working days in February, TSMC's consolidated revenue for February declined as expected to approximately NT$181.6 billion, a decrease of 15.8% compared to...
Thursday 7 March 2024
Backend houses gearing up for AI chip boom
The arrival of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) age has underscored the increasing importance of semiconductor packaging and testing, with makers stepping up efforts to expand advanced...
Wednesday 6 March 2024
KYEC upbeat about AI, HPC chip demand
According to King Yuan Electronics (KYEC), the IC testing specialist is bullish about the AI and HPC chip market. The company anticipates an increase in testing volume in the second...
Thursday 29 February 2024
800G demand fueled by high-speed computing drives silicon photonics trend
Benefiting from the explosion of demand for AI and cloud applications, cloud server construction and the need for higher bandwidth transmission have accelerated the upgrading of high-speed...
Thursday 22 February 2024
Fitipower expects AI to boost peripheral IC demand
IC design house Fitipower Integrated Technology anticipates that demand for peripheral ICs including display driver ICs and power management chips will be driven by AI and HPC device...
Thursday 22 February 2024
Air cooling solutions for datacenter servers


Wednesday 21 February 2024
IC test interface provider CHPT conservative about 2024 chip market
Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT), an IC test interface solutions provider, expressed caution about the global semiconductor market this year, predicting that only the top players...
Tuesday 6 February 2024
Taiwan-based NB ODMs pivot resources to HPC and AI in 2024
In a recent shift, Taiwan-based laptop ODMs are directing their 2024 resources toward non-notebook ventures, notably in High-Performance Computing (HPC) and AI.
Tuesday 6 February 2024
With increased testing requirements for AI chips, probe card makers eye resurgence
As AI continues to drive attention toward developments in high-performance computing (HPC) chips and advanced packaging technologies, chip manufacturers such as Nvidia can quickly...
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