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2021-02-18 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Will Raise to Expand Capacity Amid Chip Shortages

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) said that it plans two sales of bonds that would raise about $9 billion to…

2021-02-17 - Gary Hilson

The Automotive Memory Journey: A Busy Road Ahead

The pandemic has been a speed bump on the road to more advanced transportation as people have been hesitant about…

2021-02-17 - George Leopold

The Promise & Pitfalls of Open Hardware Development

The prying open of the hardware stack has begun in earnest, but the precise path this complex process will take…

2021-02-09 - Don Scansen

ISSCC 2021 Preview: What to Expect

Each year, the ISSCC technical committee prepares a selection of key technology trends in its press kit provided in the…

2021-02-09 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

M&NEMS Gyroscope Runs at 50kHz in Severe Environments

Gyroscopes run at a specific resonant frequency. When this frequency and the frequency of vibrations in the environment are close,…

2021-02-08 - IDC

APAC AR/VR IT Spending Expected to Reach $28.8Bn in 2024

The recent release of the IDC Worldwide Augmented and Virtual Reality Spending Guide forecasts Asia/Pacific* spending on augmented reality and…

2021-02-08 - Egil Juliussen

2021 Auto Industry Outlook: What Can We Expect from BEVs, Connected Cars & Software?

In the previous column I looked at 2021 trends for autonomous vehicles. This column looks at key technology and business trends in…

2021-02-08 - Nitin Dahad

Dialog Confirms $5.9 Billion Renesas Offer Talks

Dialog Semiconductor confirmed Sunday that it is in advanced talks to be purchased by Renesas Electronics Corp. Renesas proposes to…

2021-02-05 - IDC

Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Grew 5.4% in 2020

Despite the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy, the semiconductor market performed better than expected in 2020, fueled by…

2021-02-05 - Colin Barnden

The DMS Disaster Facing Mobileye and Nvidia

Am I the only one sensing the DMS disaster coming to Mobileye and Nvidia? Right. It’s not exactly the most…

2021-02-05 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Voice Biometrics Gets Ready to Enable Payment Authentication

Advances in artificial intelligence now enable sufficient accuracy in voice biometrics that it can be used for not just identification…

2021-02-04 - Alan Patterson

Shortage of Auto Chips Has Industry Scrambling

The failure of auto companies to secure supplies of chips reflects widespread shortages in the semiconductor industry, and there’s no…