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Tuesday 30 January 2024
ASMedia USB4 host controller gets USB-IF certified
ASMedia Technology has announced the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) certification of its USB4 host controller. This achievement makes it the first Taiwanese company and the third...
Wednesday 10 January 2024
Taiwan MCU firms upbeat about demand from new USB PD interface
The release of the USB PD 3.1 specifications has prompted Taiwanese MCU manufacturers to expedite their involvement, according to market sources.
Wednesday 18 October 2023
Connector makers keen to tap high-speed data transmission demand amid AI server boom
In an era of unprecedented data growth driven by devices ranging from notebooks to AI servers, the demand for high-speed data transmission at both the equipment and user ends continues...
Monday 25 September 2023
Taiwan USB interface suppliers concerned more about Type-C adoption in notebooks than iPhones
The iPhone 15 series has officially adopted the USB Type-C interface in compliance with EU policies, which is widely believed to benefit Taiwan's high-speed transmission interface...
Tuesday 19 September 2023
Weltrend eyes growth in 2024 with USB-PD and motor driver chips
IC design company Weltrend Semiconductor has seen operations recover quarter by quarter as it moves inventory at a healthy pace. The company sees promising futures for both its main...
Thursday 10 August 2023
Parade expects PC market rebound to be minimal in 2H23
A substantial recovery in PC demand is unlikely to take place until 2024, according to Parade Technologies, which specializes in high-speed transmission chips. Parade chairman Ji...
Tuesday 18 July 2023
STMicroelectronics grows ST-ONE controller family for USB Power Delivery applications up to 140W
STMicroelectronics has introduced the ST-ONEHP integrated digital controller, the world's first IC certified by USB-IF according to the USB Power Delivery Extended Power Range (USB...
Tuesday 30 May 2023
Unleashing the Potential of USB Peripherals and AI Technology: MCT Unveils Versatile Solutions at COMPUTEX
In the era of digitalization, equipping computers with various connections, adapters, and expansion devices to enhance their functionality has become a daily necessity for both consumers...
Thursday 13 April 2023
GaN fast chargers gaining penetration in mobile devices
As charging and storage space demand for mobile devices like handsets, notebooks, and tablets continues to rise, major consumer electronics brands and third-party suppliers of accessories...
Tuesday 28 March 2023
Major Taiwan IC design houses vary strategies amid slowdown
Major Taiwan-based IC design houses such as MediaTek, Novatek Microelectronics, Realtek Semiconductor, Elan Microelectronics, Parade Technologies, and Global Mixed-mode Technology...
Friday 24 March 2023
Connector maker Foxlink expects sales growth in 2023
Connector and cable maker Foxlink has expressed optimism about its performance this year, citing strong demand for USB Type-C interface devices.
Thursday 16 March 2023
USB PD interface specs upgrade to buoy related chip demand
Upgrades to USB PD 3.1 interface will boost demand for related chip demand, according to industry sources.
Friday 10 March 2023
USB chip demand promising
A wave of USB interface upgrades, as well as a potential PC replenishment later this year, will drive demand for USB device chips in 2023, according to industry sources in Taiwan.
Thursday 9 March 2023
Weltrend upbeat about demand prospects in 2H23
Weltrend Semiconductor, specializing in USB power delivery (PD) controller chips, expects demand for its PD chips and other power management ICs (PMIC) to pick up in the second half...
Thursday 19 January 2023
China chipmaker Loongson completes tape-out of new homegrown CPU
China's CPU developer Loongson Technology recently has successfully completed the tape-out of its new processor, LS2K1500, which will be mainly used to power industrial control systems...
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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