Competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify
August 13, 2020The competition on the mobile base station market is set to intensify as global 5G development enters upswing, says TrendForce.
Microsoft invests in AI Chip company
August 11, 2020Syntiant, a deep learning tech company providing AI voice and sensor solutions, has completed a USD 35 million Series C funding round.
Ericsson delivers first US manufactured 5G base station to Verizon
August 10, 2020Verizon has become the first U.S. communications service provider to receive a 5G base station manufactured at Ericsson’s new 5G production factory in Texas.
Industrial camera manufacturer IMAGO expands HQ
August 10, 2020IMAGO Technologies GmbH says it has expanded its camera production at its headquarters near Frankfurt (Main).
ON Semi looking to sell Japanese facility
August 10, 2020ON Semiconductor is exploring a sale of its manufacturing facility in Niigata, Japan. The intended sale of the facility is part of the company’s plan to optimise its manufacturing footprint and sharpen its focus on highly differentiated power, analog and sensor products.
Bosch launches 5G tests at Reutlingen wafer fab
August 07, 2020The German company believes 5G will be a key building block of digitalization and connectivity in manufacturing and logistics. And for that reason, Bosch is now starting compatibility tests and channel measurements for setting up a 5G network in its wafer fab in Reutlingen.
ClassOne's Solstice plating system selected for advanced MicroLEDs
August 06, 2020Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology announces the sale of its Solstice GoldPro electroplating system to an unnamed developer of microLED technology for advanced applications.
AR/VR devices shipment projected to reach 43.2M units in 2025
July 27, 2020Total shipment of AR/VR devices is expected to reach 5.12 million units in 2020, according to TrendForce.
Absolute EMS starts production on new Hanwha lines
July 22, 2020California-based Absolute EMS in now operating on its new Hanwha Techwin Automation Americas SMT lines
Continental wins serial orders for intelligent antennas and 5G connectivity
July 15, 2020As of 2023, Continental will supply two European vehicle manufacturers with intelligent antenna modules and 5G telematics units.
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Imagination announces latest licensing deal with NXP
July 08, 2020Imagination Technologies says that NXP has extended its license for Imagination’s Ethernet Packet Processor (EPP) IP for use in S32 vehicle network processors.
Synaptics to buy rights to Broadcom’s Wireless IoT connectivity business
July 08, 2020Synaptics Incorporated has signed definitive agreements under which Synaptics will acquire certain assets and manufacturing rights associated with the wireless IoT business of Broadcom for approximately USD 250 million in an all-cash transaction.
Advantech and Interlatin to set up JV in Mexico
July 06, 2020Industrial IoT specialist, Advantech, says it is establishing a joint venture subsidiary in Mexico with its channel partner Interlatin.
Staying put during the COVID-19 pandemic
June 30, 2020TPCA (Taiwan Printed Circuit Association) announced the production and sales data for Q1 2020; the output value of Taiwan cross-strait PCB industry totalled NT$136.9 billion (approx. US$4.541 billion) in Q1/2020.
USI breaks ground on its new Huizhou manufacturing facility
June 29, 2020The electronics designer and manufacturer is looking to reinforce its foundation in Southern China and is doing so by adding a new manufacturing facility in Huizhou (Guangzhou, China).
CoreKinect partners with Benchmark on hardware for the IoT ecosystem
June 24, 2020EMS provider Benchmark Electronics and CoreKinect, a company focused on scalable hardware design, have entered into an agreement, aiming to enable customers across theIoT landscape to design, engineer, and manufacture products in the USA.
EBV Elektronik to franchise Sequans in EMEA
June 18, 2020EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company, today announced that it will distribute the product portfolio of Sequans Communications S.A. in EMEA.
Wales preferred as Britishvolt eyes location for Gigafactory
June 15, 2020Battery manufacturer Britishvolt has narrowed down its selection down to two promising sites for the UK's first 30 plus GWh gigafactory, from an initial 42 locations, with Bro Tathan in South Wales leading the way.
Xpeng Motors opens new EV manufacturing plantLoad more news
June 15, 2020Xpeng Motors, an electric vehicle and technology company, has opened the doors to its self-built wholly-owned factory in Zhaoqing, Guangdong Province.