2020-09-18 - SEMI

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts August 2020 Billings

North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $2.65 billion in billings worldwide in August 2020 (three-month average basis), according to SEMI...

- Junko Yoshida

Autonomous Vehicles Coming to Germany’s Autobahn

Germany is angling to leapfrog the world with legislation – currently being drafted – to permit self-driving vehicles as a…

- Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

WiBotic Secures US Approval for High Power Wireless Charging

WiBotic has obtained authorization from the U.S. FCC for its 300W high power transmitters and receivers for wireless charging of…

- Strategy Analytics

Annual eSIM Sales in the IoT Will More Than Double by 2025

Rapid IoT adoption and clear standardization will see eSIM sales ramp quickly...

2020-09-17 - IC Insights

Nvidia’s $40 Billion ARM Purchase Will Test Current M&A ‘Ceiling’

Potentially the largest acquisition in semiconductor history faces plenty of obstacles.

- Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio & Junko Yoshida

Teardown Analysis of Vayyar 4D Imaging Radar

With radar getting adopted even in consumer products, Systems Plus Consulting got curious about how it was being implemented. The…

- Michael Kirschner

Hard Disk Drives in the Circular Economy

Disk drives are smaller and use less material, but we're making more than ever. What are we to do with…

2020-09-16 - Yole Développement

Advanced Packaging: Strong Momentum Driven by TSMC, Intel and Samsung

Advanced packaging (AP) is moving from a package substrate platform to silicon, a shift that is providing opportunities for giants…

- Nitin Dahad

Nvidia Starts Campaign to Close Arm Deal

After announcing $40 billion acquisition, Nvidia and Arm must now start campaign to convince regulators and industry...

- John Walko

Ericsson Spots Security Risks of Open RAN

Ericsson warns of the security risks of open RAN, even as enthusiasm for the approach seems to be increasing among…