2016-08-07 - Alan Patterson

MediaTek struggles amidst rising chip demand

Chip maker MediaTek says it has underestimated the supply of chips it would need from its foundry partners.

2016-07-20 - Rick Merritt

SoftBank establishes firm foothold in ARM chip tech

Where should ARM place its next 1,500 engineers—and what could the merger mean for the semiconductor industry?

2016-07-19 - Peter Clarke

Japan Semi ramps up IC production

Japan Semi's Iwate and Oita operations are focusing on IC production, aiming 30% of its revenue to come from foundry…

2016-07-07 - R. Colin Johnson

Can a 3D printer co-robot make ‘mass customisation’ easier?

The co-robot revolution comes along just in time for Tend.ai's purposes, since co-robots can now work alongside humans without the…

2016-06-28 - Faisal Goriawalla

Zero-mask-adder NVM more economical than flash?

Despite several emerging NVM technologies, embedded flash remains the technology of choice for applications that require a few hundred to…

2016-06-27 - Microsemi

Switches streamline IIoT migration to Ethernet backbone

The Ocelot switches feature optimised port configurations, unmanaged and managed options, and IStaX software optimised for the industrial market.

- Rick Merritt

Sensors Expo 2016 highlights

EE Times' Rick Merritt takes us on a tour of this year's Sensors Expo, which revealed a diverse market of…

2016-06-20 - Peter Clarke

China: new fab hub of Asia?

Ten of the 19 fabs set to be built worldwide in 2016 and 2017 will be in China, according to…

2016-06-12 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

Digitisation: a supply chain game-changer

The electronics supply chain management landscape is fast evolving, as paper-based and even hybrid supply chains are being replaced by…

2016-06-09 - None

AI platform advances mfg, production quality

Fujitsu launches an expert consulting service that will support the implementation of AI technology in customer manufacturing locations using the…

2016-06-08 -

A*STAR IME’s consortium advances MEMS for industrial, IoT apps

A*STAR IME's collaborative partnership with industry will enable the development of industrial-grade sensors to increase the performance and develop cost-efficient…

2016-06-06 - Tom Hennessey

Electronics space sees rising hybrid offshore supply chains

EMSs are now more flexible, leveraging hybrid manufacturing models that offer the benefits of Far East manufacturing capabilities and associated…