Friday 22 September 2023
IC design houses endure fierce competition from automotive IC IDMs
Despite the fierce competition among automotive IC IDMs promoting their respective highly integrated chip platforms, Taiwanese IC design companies continue to push through in the...
Friday 22 September 2023
Autonomous driving is not just about AI, says NXP
NXP Semiconductors focuses on zone controllers in autonomous driving, which includes more than just AI, said company CTO Lars Reger during a recent company event in Taipei.
Tuesday 29 August 2023
Software-defined vehicles to become mainstream as early as 2026, says NXP executive
The software-defined vehicles (SDV) trend has already been established and will become the market mainstream between 2026 and 2027, at the earliest, according to Brian Carlson, Global...
Wednesday 9 August 2023
TSMC unveils plan for JV foundry in Dresden
TSMC has announced that it will invest alongside Robert Bosch, Infineon Technologies, and NXP Semiconductors in European Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (ESMC) in Dresden, Germany...
Wednesday 7 June 2023
Edge AI market to take off, say IC design houses
The market for edge AI computing devices is poised to enter a period of expansion, according to sources at IC design houses.
Thursday 1 June 2023
NXP to deepen roots in Taiwan
NXP Semiconductors will continue stepping up its investment in Taiwan, where a comprehensive semiconductor ecosystem cannot be ignored in the global market, according to Rafael Sotomayor,...
Wednesday 31 May 2023
Semiconductor and edge AI take center stage at Computex
While over the past few years, Computex has been laser-focused on the evolution of PC and cloud-centric applications, the gradual ascendance of AIoT (Artificial Intelligence of Things)...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Vietnam could be the next IC design hub
Boasting favorable government policies, lower overall labor costs, burgeoning local semiconductor actors such as Viettel, Vingroup, and FPT, Vietnam is garnering more than mere attention...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
NXP, TSMC to deliver automotive 16nm FinFET embedded MRAM
NXP Semiconductors and TSMC have jointly announced their collaboration to deliver the industry's first automotive embedded MRAM in 16 nm FinFET technology.
Wednesday 3 May 2023
Nio to equip EVs with NXP's 4D imaging radar technology
China-based EV company Nio will adopt NXP Semiconductors' 4D imaging radar technology, according to an announcement on May 2. Only last month, the carmaker invested in a domestic...
Wednesday 3 May 2023
NXP expects automotive business to lead growth in near term
Primarily due to a slowdown in the mobile industry and in China, NXP posted a slight drop in its latest financial results, eyeing the automotive segment to lead its growth.
Thursday 27 April 2023
China MCU industry may face major reshuffle
Chinese microcontroller unit (MCU) suppliers are currently offering prices that are more than 30% lower than larger foreign competitors due to sluggish market demand. Second- and...
Wednesday 15 March 2023
Automotive IDMs seeking partnerships in Taiwan
More automotive IDMs are following in NXP's footsteps and looking to expand their partner ecosystems in Taiwan, according to industry sources.
Friday 10 March 2023
Singapore offers substantial subsidies to entice TSMC to build 12-inch fab locally
TSMC is reportedly slowing down its new fab project in Germany, due to growing doubts about whether the pure-play foundry will receive adequate EU subsidies in light of the region's...
Wednesday 8 February 2023
SDV trend to spur exponential growth in demand for auto chips, says NXP
With software-defined vehicles (SDV) becoming a mainstream, major automotive chip IDM NXP Semiconductors will continue to promote the scalability and flexibility of its own chip platforms...