2016-08-05 - STMicroelectronics

Low-dropout regulator comes in bumpless chip-scale package

The LDBL20’s bumpless package breaks through the minimum I/O-area and height limitation imposed by the diameter of traditional flip-chip solder…

2016-08-05 - Franklin Zhao

China’s IC industry: A global threat?

International forums have concluded that China's IC industry is becoming a threat to the world. Prof. Wei Shaojun makes the…

2016-08-04 - KAIST

Ultrathin, transparent oxide TFT enables skin-like devices

Using the inorganic-based laser lift-off method, the team develops a high-performance oxide TFT array on top of a laser-reactive substrate.

2016-08-03 - Christoph Hammerschmidt

Nano-sized photo detector reaches up to 40Gbps throughput

The new photo detector allows for a significant performance increase of optical communications systems.

2016-08-03 - Nanyang Technological University

Singapore opens centre to test self-driving cars

Cetran will spearhead the development of testing requirements for SDVs, as there is no existing international standard.

2016-08-02 - Vishay Intertechnology

Anti-surge chip resistors provide up to 0.4W power rating

Devices in Vishay's Draloric RCS e3 series offer better pulse load performance and ESD surge characteristics when compared to standard…

2016-08-02 - Junko Yoshida

Socionext bleeds top engineering talent to Acacia

In mergers and acquisitions, some employee defection is expected, but it’s unclear if Socionext actually saw this much defection coming…

2016-08-02 - Junko Yoshida

Big disconnect: Behind the exodus of talents at Socionext

It's not accurate to describe the current situation “an exodus,” but the fact remains that the top layer of Socionext's…

2016-08-01 - Cory Nealon

Using vortex laser to solve approaching data bottleneck

Like a whirlpool, a new light-based communication tool carries data in a swift, circular motion.

2016-08-01 - TrendForce

Lenovo, Huawei grow amidst drop in global tablet shipments

TrendForce reports that tablet shipment fell 4.8% in second quarter, although Lenovo and Huawei posted growth despite headwinds.

2016-08-01 - Yole Developpement

STTMRAM to lead $4.6B non-volatile memory market in 2021

Non-volatile memory is still limited to niche markets due to limited densities, but this will change in the near future.

2016-07-29 - Vivek Nanda

ST buys AMS NFC, RFID business

STMicroelectronics has bought itself AMS's NFC and RFID related IP, technologies, products and business that it said are "highly complementary"…