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Thursday 3 December 2020
VIA Labs to boom on demand for high-speed interface chips
VIA Labs, a subsidiary of VIA Technologies, will see revenues and earnings continue rising in 2021 thanks to orders for USB 3.0 hub controller chips and other high-speed transmission...
Thursday 7 June 2018
Intel Atom x7-E3950 SBC supports extended temperatures
IBASE Technolog, a world leading manufacturer of industrial motherboards and embedded systems, has announced the IB818 3.5-inch SBC that can be powered by the Intel Atom QC x7-E3950,...
Monday 5 March 2018
Acer launches new mobile workstation
Acer has announced a mobile workstation, the TravelMate P8 in Taiwan and expects the product to help raise its revenue proportion from Taiwan's enterprise sector to 50% in 2018, according...
Thursday 29 June 2017
Qualcomm expanding mobile chip offering for mid-range smartphones
Qualcomm has introduced its Snapdragon 450-series mobile chips, a new entry to the Snapdragon 400 mobile platform tier designed for mid-range smartphones and tablets. The Snapdragon...
Thursday 4 May 2017
ASMedia reports strong earnings for 1Q17
USB controller IC design house ASMedia Technology has reported net profits of NT$115 million (US$3.82 million) for the first quarter of 2017, down 4.96% sequentially but up 85.5%...
Tuesday 2 June 2015
Computex 2015: SanDisk intros new SSD products, USB 3.0 flash drives
SanDisk has introduced new solid state drives (SSD) - portable SSDs and 2TB SATA SSD for cloud data services - and two new USB 3.0 flash drives, which are now being showcased at the...
Wednesday 4 March 2015
ASMedia appoints lawyers to defend patent lawsuit against VIA
Commenting on its lawsuit against VIA Technologies, which VIA has accused ASMedia for infringing its intellectual property rights concerning USB 3.0 in the US, ASMedia has issued...
Thursday 12 February 2015
InnoDisk smart flash memory storage solutions aiming for IoT devices
IoT devices, which have been receiving a great deal of attention from the global ICT industry have several major characteristics: versatility, reliability, security, small-size, mobility...
Monday 13 October 2014
Etron to deliver switch controller chips for USB Type-C connectors
Etron Technology will begin to deliver samples of its switch controllers for USB Type-C connectors, the EJ179, by the end of October 2014 targeting smartphone and tablet applications...
Tuesday 9 September 2014
Genesys Logic announces a reference design pairing its USB 3.0 card reader controller GL3221 with NFC transceiver ST95HF from STMicroelectronics
Genesys Logic, Inc., a leading IC design company in mixed-signal, high-speed I/O technologies, today announced a reference design pairing its USB 3.0 card reader controller GL3221...
Tuesday 29 July 2014
Innovative Logic, M31 Technology introduce USB-IF certified USB 3.0 device controller IP solution
Innovative Logic and M31 Technology have jointly announced that Inno-Logic's USB 3.0 device controller IP along with M31's USB 3.0 PHY IP has won certification from USB-IF.
Thursday 29 May 2014
Digitimes Research: USB 3.1 still cannot replace HDMI and Thunderbolt for Ultra HD transmissions
The USB 3.1 standard has significantly raised the transmission speed to 10Gbps, up from the 5Gbps for USB 3.0, but the technology will still struggle to replace HDMI and Thunderbolt...
Thursday 20 March 2014
SanDisk releasing eMMC module, USB 3.0 controller chip orders to Taiwan makers
Silicon Motion and Phison Electronics reportedly have landed controller chip orders for eMMC modules and USB 3.0 flash drives, respectively, from SanDisk, according to industry sou...
Wednesday 19 March 2014
Alcor Micro steps into USB 3.0 controller chip market
IC design house Alcor Micro has recently stepped into the USB 3.0 controller chip market. Alcor Micro's latest USB 3.0 controller chip, the AU87100, has a read speed of up to 160MB/s...
Thursday 19 December 2013
Foxconn lawsuit may cause Lotes to lose rights to sell USB 3.0 products
Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry's) legal battles against Taiwan-based connector maker Lotes over the infringement of Foxconn's USB 3.0 patents are starting to favor...
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