Innoscience responds to EPC's lawsuits
May 26, 2023Innoscience Technology says that it "vigorously responds" to Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC) lawsuit against the Chinese company. Innoscience says that the investigation and lawsuit initiated by EPC are inconsistent with the facts.
EPC sues competitor Innoscience for patent infringement
May 26, 2023Gallium nitride (GaN) technology specialist, Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC), has filed complaints in federal court and in the US International Trade Commission (ITC) asserting four patents of its foundational patent portfolio against Innoscience (Zhuhai) Technology Co Ltd. and its affiliates.
Wireless Telecom Group to sell the company to Maury Microwave
May 26, 2023Test & measurement solutions provider, Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. (WTT), has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by Maury Microwave in an all-cash transaction.
Mitsubishi Electric and Coherent to scale SiC manufacturing
May 26, 2023Mitsubishi Electric and materials specialist Coherent Corp.have signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on a program looking to scale manufacturing of SiC power electronics on a 200 mm technology platform.
DRAM industry Q1 revenues decline 21.2% QoQ
May 25, 2023TrendForce reports a dramatic 21.2% QoQ decline in Q1 revenues for the DRAM industry, bringing total revenue down to USD 9.663 billion.
ABB hit by ransomware attack
May 25, 2023Global technology company ABB says that it recently became aware of an IT security incident that impacted certain of its systems. An unauthorised third-party managed to gain access to certain ABB systems and deployed a type of ransomware.
Nidec opens new factories in Serbia
May 25, 2023Nidec says that it has seen an increase in demand for its automotive motors and inverters and ECUs following a tightening of environmental regulations in Europe and stricter CO2 emission regulations for automobiles in major countries.
Foldable smartphone shipments to soar by over 50% YoY
May 24, 2023TrendForce estimates that shipments of foldable smartphones will reach 19.8 million units in 2023, marking an impressive YoY growth rate of 55% compared to 12.8 million units last year.
Apple inks multibillion-dollar deal with Broadcom for US made components
May 24, 2023Apple has entered into a new multiyear, multibillion-dollar agreement with Broadcom under which the semiconductor company will develop 5G radio frequency components — including FBAR filters — and wireless connectivity components.
Nokia continues its restructuring in Finland – 208 jobs at risk
May 23, 2023Finnish telecom company Nokia plans to continue taking measures to reform the cost structure and reorganise its operations in Finland as part of a program announced in 2021.
Marvell to set up semiconductor design centre in Vietnam
May 23, 2023Marvell Technology says that it plans to establish a "world-class" design centre in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Once completed, the site is said to become the home to advanced semiconductor engineering.
Mitsubishi Electric & Movensys team up to expand AC servo and motion control business
May 23, 2023Mitsubishi Electric and Movensys have entered into a business partnership to strengthen collaboration in their respective AC servo and motion control businesses. As part of the agreement, Mitsubishi Electric will take an equity stake in Movensys.
Samsung's 12nm-Class DDR5 DRAM has started mass production
May 22, 2023Samsung Electronics' 16-gigabit (Gb) DDR5 DRAM, which utilises 12nm-class process technology, has started mass production.
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onsemi mulls $2 billion expansion of SiC production
May 19, 2023onsemi is considering a USD 2 billion investment to increase production of silicon carbide chips, which are extensively used to help expand the range of electric vehicles.
KLA and imec team up to advance the electrification of the auto industry
May 18, 2023KLA Corporation and imec intend to establish the Semiconductor Talent and Automotive Research (STAR) initiative, focusing on developing the talent base and infrastructure necessary to accelerate advanced semiconductor applications for electrification and autonomous mobility.
Variscite expands manufacturing capacity with additional production line
May 18, 2023Israeli System on Module (SoM) designer, developer and manufacturer, Variscite, has launched a new production line at the company’s production facility.
Cyberattack forces Lacroix to shut down three sites
May 17, 2023Electronics manufacturer Lacroix has fallen victim to a cyberattack resulting in the company temporarily closing three of its manufacturing sites.
Infineon to lead European research project on Industry 5.0
May 16, 2023Infineon is taking over coordination of the wide-scope European research project AIMS5.0 (Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing Leading to Sustainability and Industry 5.0).
ASKPCB provides an update on their Thai factoryLoad more news
May 16, 2023Chinese PCB manufacturer AKSPCB is providing an update on their Thailand factory, located in Rojana Ayutthaya Industrial Park.