Dutch startup Axelera AI launches with USD 12M Seed Round
September 16, 2021AI semiconductor startup Axelera AI has successfully closed a seed investment round of USD 12 million. The round was led by emerging technologies leader Bitfury and joined by global nanoelectronics R&D center imec and deep-tech venture capital funds Innovation Industries and imec.xpand.
Volkswagen adds jobs in Germany
September 14, 2021Volkswagen Group Components opened a new laboratory for cell research and development in Europe in Salzgitter (Germany). From 2025 onwards, the Volkswagen unified cell is scheduled to roll off the production line in Salzgitter.
Memory suppliers, Sony, and TSMC benefit from strong demand and supply shortages
September 13, 2021For the third quarter of this year (ending in September), sales growth outlooks for the top-25 suppliers range from 16th-ranked Sony’s 34% increase at the high end, to Intel’s 3% decline on the low end.
GaN power devices market to growth at 78% CAGR through 2025
September 13, 2021Demand for elecom base stations, converters, and charging stations has seen considerable growth this year as a result of ongoing developments in 5G telecommunication, consumer electronics, industrial energy conversion, and new energy vehicles (NEV), according to TrendForce.
Redlen becomes part of Canon
September 10, 2021Canon Inc. has reached an agreement with Redlen Technologies Inc. to conclude a share transfer agreement. Consequence: Redlen becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon.
Global satellite revenue for 2022 to reach $295B, SpaceX leads
September 08, 2021In the global satellite market, LEO (low earth orbit) satellites currently hold the most significant advantage in terms of developmental potential due to their closer proximity with earth and their relatively lower latency, radiation, and cost compared to HEO (high earth orbit) and MEO (medium earth orbit) satellites, according to TrendForce.
ROHM and Geely signs strategic partnership agreement
September 08, 2021The global semiconductor manufacturer ROHM has entered into a strategic partnership with Geely Automobile Group Co., Ltd. to develop advanced technologies in the automotive field.
Toshiba Materials transfers patent rights to Seoul Semi
September 07, 2021Seoul Semiconductor has completed the transfer of patent rights and business rights of SunLike LED technology from Toshiba Materials.
Murata acquires Eta Wireless Inc.
September 07, 2021Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Eta Wireless Inc., developer of Digital Envelope Tracking Technology that can reduce the power consumption of RF circuits involved in wireless communications.
JM and OnTo partner on lithium-ion battery production scrap recycling
September 06, 2021Johnson Matthey has entered into an agreement with OnTo Technology, a developer of advanced battery recycling solutions, to scale up OnTo’s direct recycling process of lithium-ion battery scrap.
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Additive Circuits Technologies acquires Bench 2 Bench Technologies
September 03, 2021Additive Circuits Technologies LLC announced the acquisition of Bench2 Bench Technologies, a manufacturer of flexible circuit boards for the medical device market based in Fullerton, Calif.
DRAM Module revenue undergoes 5% YoY growth for 2020
September 02, 2021Annual shipment of notebook computers and desktop PCs underwent a massive increase in 2020 thanks to the proliferation of the stay-at-home economy brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic last year, according to TrendForce
indie Semiconductor to acquire TeraXion
September 02, 2021indie Semiconductor, Inc.has signed a definitive agreement to purchase TeraXion Inc., a company that specialises in the production of low noise lasers, Bragg gratings and integrated photonic elements to address high-performance applications.
Philips has divested its Domestic Appliances business
September 02, 2021Royal Philips has completed the sale of the Domestic Appliances business to Hillhouse Investment, a transaction, which Philips announced in March 2021.
Novotech Technologies partners with Wilson ElectronicsLoad more news
September 01, 2021Novotech Technologies has signed a distribution deal for weBoost and WilsonPro Cellular Signal Boosters. The contract covers all activities in Canada.