2020-05-29 - TSMC

TSMC Delivers 7nm Automotive Design Enablement Platform

TSMC has announced the first 7nm Automotive Design Enablement Platform (ADEP), accelerating time-to-design for customers’ AI Inferencing Engines, ADAS and…

- Junko Yoshida

What Today’s Engineers Need to Know

What does today’s engineer need to know? Daniel Cooley, Silicon Labs' chief strategy officer, went straight to four big industry-wide…

2020-05-28 - Nitin Dahad

Machine Learning Takes UWB Localization to the Next Level

Imec uses machine learning algorithms in chip design to achieve cm accuracy and low-power ultra-wideband (UWB) localization...

- Yvonne Geng

GlobalFoundries to Shut Chengdu Wafer Fab

GlobalFoundries has abandoned its wafer fab planned in Chengdu. The company filed official notices of closure...

2020-05-27 - Paul Teich

Accelerating Hyperscale Infrastructure Services

What affects hyper-scalers’ accelerator choices, and what hardware are they actually choosing?

- George Leopold

China to Fall Short of its Ambitious Tech Goals

The ambitious technological goals of China semiconductors set for later in this decade turn out to be aspirational rather than…

2020-05-26 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Can AI Turn Your Data Center Green?

Do AI accelerators save energy? And is overall electricity consumption declining, or are data center simply squeezing more compute into…

- Jim McGregor

Are TSMC and Huawei Deals Different Sides of the Same Coin?

More sanctions against Huawei and TSMC setting down in Arizona seem to be different sides of one coin, but they…

- Nitin Dahad

Verizon Teams Up with Movandi, NXP, Qualcomm for 5G

5G announcements include RF extender technology for millimeter wave and chipset development for home equipment...

2020-05-25 - Alan Patterson

US Senators Seek Suspension of TSMC Deal

The U.S. Senate Democratic leaders want to know if there's a plan for reshoring IC production capabilities, and what enticements…