Friday 21 July 2023
Interview with Synopsys CEO Aart de Geus: AI tools will accelerate realization of SysMoore law
The emergence of ChatGPT in late 2022 and early 2023 has promoted a new wave of AI trends. The semiconductor sector has received some of the most attention amidst this trend. This...
Thursday 20 July 2023
NSTC to hold off on basic AI law proposal over concerns that it may hinder innovation
The Taiwan government was previously reported to be drafting a basic law for AI governance and was expected to have it ready for the legislature by September 2023. On July 18, Tsung-tsong...
Wednesday 5 July 2023
Electronics manufacturers are waiting for India's labor law relaxation
As India is looking to attract more investments in manufacturing and build itself as an emerging global production hub for electronics, the country may find it challenging to liberalize...
Thursday 8 June 2023
Realtek sues MediaTek for patent bounty arrangement
Realtek Semiconductor has filed a federal lawsuit in the Northern District of California against MediaTek, Future Link Systems, and Future Link's parent company, IPValue Management,...
Monday 29 May 2023
Taiwan keeps Chinese students from participating in semiconductor research for information security
It is an indisputable fact that China is lagging far behind Taiwan in chip manufacturing. In order to protect the competitiveness of its high-tech industries and its economic interests,...
Wednesday 19 April 2023
AI computation needs growing faster than Moore's Law, says MediaTek exec
The computational demand brought about by AI model training will be the key driving force for chip growth in the future, according to B. S. Liang, senior director of the strategic...
Wednesday 29 March 2023
Volvo CEO says US climate law will drive EV tech to North America
The Inflation Reduction Act is changing the way Swedish automaker Volvo Car AB plans to build electric vehicles, Chief Executive Officer Jim Rowan said in an interview this week....
Tuesday 28 March 2023
ACM Research talks about new orders, growth opportunities
ACM Research, a leading developer of wafer processing technologies for semiconductor and advanced wafer-level packaging applications, has secured its first purchase order from a major...
Wednesday 22 March 2023
India states reportedly wooing Apple suppliers by potential labor code relaxation
Following the labor code change in Karnataka, Apple is reportedly lobbying for another relaxation in labor laws in Tamil Nadu amid the competition among Indian states to woo investments...
Friday 10 March 2023
Apple and Foxconn said to have successfully lobbied for Karnataka's labor law relaxation
The state of Karnataka in southern India recently relaxed its labor laws, and it is reported that Apple and Foxconn were lobbying behind the scenes.
Thursday 15 December 2022
Law amendment to benefit more sectors than semiconductor in Taiwan, says economic minister
An amendment to the Statute for Industrial Innovation, drafted by Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs and designed to provide higher tax incentives for R&D projects by local...
Tuesday 13 December 2022
EV sector needs more clarity on Biden's energy law, says LG Chem CEO
A key supplier to the electric vehicle sector is urging the Biden administration to clarify details of a law aimed at drawing more battery manufacturing investment to the US.
Monday 5 December 2022
Intel unveils 2D and 3D IC research breakthroughs to extend Moore's Law
At the IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM) 2022, Intel unveiled research breakthroughs in 2D and 3D IC packaging technologies fueling its innovation pipeline for keeping...
Friday 18 November 2022
Taiwan amendment to chip law may benefit only a few
Taiwan's amendment to a chip law aiming to defend the global competitiveness of the country's chipmaking industry may benefit only a few big companies, according to industry source...
Friday 18 November 2022
Taiwan drafts law amendment to foster IC industry
Taiwan's approved on November 17 a draft amendment to its Statute for Industrial Innovation to provide higher tax incentives for local high-tech companies to double down on their...