2017-03-21 - SMIC

SMIC taps bonding tech for image sensor manufacturing

The low temperature hybrid wafer bonding allows wafers to be bonded with fine pitch 3D electrical interconnect without requiring bond…

2017-03-20 - Yorbe Zhang

IIoT growing faster than consumer IoT in China

The expectation is that China’s internet services and industrial applications will grow hand in hand to create diversified applications.

2017-03-20 - Yorbe Zhang

China bets big on Industrial IoT

Efforts to lay out China's IIoT are still embryonicm but thanks to the IIoT application environment, the sector is growing…

2017-03-06 - Graham Prophet

Projects target GaN processes, panel-level packaging

The GaNonCMOS project aims to develop reliable GaN processes, while the Panel-Level Packaging Consortium plans to implement PCB panel-level packaging.

2017-03-06 - Kurt Shuler

Auto SoC reference platform accelerates design time

DCT’s SoC has been tapped by European THINGS2DO project to help create a camera-based ADAS reference platform using its data…

2017-03-02 - Fujitsu

Cathode material boosts all-solid-state battery dev’t

FDK and Fujitsu have developed a lithium cobalt pyrophosphate cathode, paving the way for all-solid-state batteries with higher voltage and…

2017-02-21 - IC Insights

Intel tops semicon R&D spending

Intel accounts for about 23% of the $56.5 billion total worldwide semiconductor R&D expenditures in 2016, according to IC Insights.

2017-02-21 - NEC

NEC spearheads ASEAN cyber security training

The three-year training in Japan encompasses practical cyber-attack defence drills to render necessary drills, products and services to help in…

2017-02-21 - IBM

Collaboration fuels future IoT start-ups

IBM, Indiegogo and Arrow Electronics have teamed up to give entrepreneurs free access to IBM's Watson IoT platform and discounts…

2017-02-20 - Julien Happich

R&D project targets LED design enhancement

The FLINGO project focuses on the functional layers and processes to develop LEDs for lifetime electrical resistance and improved light…

2017-02-17 - Rick Merritt

Consortium sets rules for IoT security

The OpenFog Consortium has discussed security, interoperable services and common crypto mechanisms to push market acceptance of IoT services.

2017-02-16 - Skip Ashton

Is IoT finally converging?

Alliances have started consolidating in 2016, although we cannot expect the high-level mergers of groups to align leading wireless protocols.