2020-06-16 - George Leopold

Auto Sector Hits a Wall as a Few IC Makers Recover

Auto electronics is lagging, but a chip industry recovery led by the likes of Marvell Semiconductor may have legs...

2020-06-04 - Strategy Analytics

Automotive Instrument Clusters: Moving toward Cockpit Integration and 3D Displays

Volume demand for solid state (or “digital”) instrument clusters will nearly quadruple from 11.6 million in 2019 to 41.4 million…

2020-06-02 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

COVID-19 Triggers a Market Boom for Thermal Technologies

Thermal detectors are getting small enough and inexpensive enough to consider being integrated into smartphones...

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…

2020-05-22 - Junko Yoshida

Startup Adopts 3-Pronged Approach for LiDAR

Automotive lidar tech supplier Lumotive unveiled three-pronged pivot, by adding smartphone lidar chips to its roadmap...

2020-05-19 - Junko Yoshida

Autonomous Vehicles: Who Needs ’Em?

There are several business models for AVs, but they've all got drawbacks — some more serious than others...

2020-05-12 - Junko Yoshida

Exploring the 5 W’s of Full AV Stacks

Many participants in the autonomous vehicle market will not be able to keep investing at accustomed levels. We review the…

2020-05-11 - STMicroelectronics

Integrated Universal Car-Lock Controller Boosts Safety

ST L99UDL01 automotive universal door-lock IC integrates 6 MOSFET half-bridge outputs and 2 half-bridge gate drivers with protection and diagnostic…

2020-05-07 - Junko Yoshida

BMW Unveils AV Safety Platform Architecture

BMW for the first time has shared its Autonomous Vehicle roadmap — spanning Level 1 to Level 3 and Level4/5…

2020-04-28 - STMicroelectronics

Automotive-grade common-mode filter integrates ESD suppression

STMicroelectronics integrates common-mode filter (cmf) and ESD suppression in new automotive-protection devices...