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Friday 2 June 2023
Samsung joins Linux-initiated RISE project for RISC-V development
Samsung Electronics has announced on June 2 its participation as a steering board member in the RISC-V Software Ecosystem (RISE) project initiated by the Linux Foundation Europe....
Thursday 25 May 2023
SiFive makes WorldGuard security model accessible to the RISC-V community
SiFive, the pioneer and leader of RISC-V computing, has announced that it is giving its WorldGuard security model to RISC-V International. This move aims to provide the RISC-V community...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
IAR upbeat about RISC-V development potential in Taiwan
The RISC-V architecture offers enormous development potential in Taiwan, particularly in automotive electronics, according to Kiyofumi Uemura, area VP APAC at IAR Systems. Meta recently...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
Andes sees promising demand for automotive
Andes Technology, a silicon IP vendor, will commit to supporting future cars with its RISC-V product line, according to the company.
Monday 15 May 2023
India's RISC-V startup InCore receives funding from Sequoia Capital
India-based RISC-V fabless chip startup InCore Semiconductors received funding from Sequoia Capital India, the second deal that the venture capital firm invested in India's semiconductor...
Friday 21 April 2023
New IoT chip technologies gain attention; China turns to RISC-V for IoT chip development, says DIGITIMES Research
Broadband communication technologies such as LTE Cat.1bis and 5G NR-Light are gaining the attention of IoT chip developers for their new products with the phasing away of 2G and 3G...
Thursday 6 April 2023
India to encourage RISC-V for local semicondcutor ecosystem
As IC design houses worldwide increasingly eye RISC-V as a viable alternative to ARM and x86, India hopes to capitalize on the opportunity as the country builds a self-reliant semiconductor...
Wednesday 29 March 2023
Baidu invests in RISC-V chip company StarFive
Shanghai-based RISC-V chip technology startup StarFive announced on March 23 that it has received strategic investment from China's search giant Baidu, Reuters reported....
Monday 27 March 2023
Arm to change license fee charging formula, heaping pressure on chipmakers
British silicon IP provider Arm reportedly has notified its major customers about a sharp adjustment in its future licensing fee collection mechanism starting 2024, when the fee will...
Friday 17 March 2023
ASUS IoT announces first RISC-V single-board computer, embracing open-source architecture for industrial IoT developers
ASUS IoT announced on March 14 the Tinker V — a versatile single-board computer (SBC) powered by a 64-bit RISC-V-based processor, which supports both Linux Debian and Yocto...
Tuesday 14 March 2023
IC verification labs see demand pick up for system vendors' self-developed chips
The efforts of system device vendors to develop new chips in-house have been stalled since the third quarter of 2022, but they have recently resumed their "acceleration track," according...
Thursday 23 February 2023
Andes to beef up operations in Taiwan and North America
Silicon IP provider Andes Technology has said it will continue to recruit talent to staff its design centers in Taiwan and North America.
Friday 6 January 2023
Secure MCU market resilient against supply chain issues and looming recession, says ABI Research
Despite facing an increasingly volatile semiconductor industry plagued by ongoing macroeconomic and political issues, the secure microcontroller (MCU) market should fare well in the...
Monday 26 December 2022
RISC-V International CEO: ecosystem to grow as market accelerates in 2023
2022 has been a fruitful year for RISC-V, an open standard instruction set architecture (ISA) that has become the third largest architecture for computing. RISC-V International CEO...
Wednesday 14 December 2022
Chiplet startup Ventana unveils processor family to bring RISC-V into HPC
Founded in 2018, California-based company Ventana Micro Systems has taken steps to bring the open-source instruction set architecture RISC-V into the data center market. The effort...
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