Sunday October 21, 2018 11:08

SEMICON Press Releases

Infineon extends its market leadership for power semiconductors IT—03 Sep 18

Demand for power efficient semiconductors are on the rise driven by electrification in industry, electro-mobility, rising affluence among consumers. Growing energy demand globally calls for the use of efficient power semiconductors where electrical power

Speed record for TU Munich: WARR Hyperloop reaches 290 mph (467 km/h) with Infineon IT—28 Aug 18

Team WARR Hyperloop of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) reached 290 mph (467 km/h) with its pod during Elon Musk's third Hyperloop competition. With 144 power semiconductors from Infineon Technologies, the 154-pound (70 kg) carbon fiber pod was

Infineon gears up for further growth IT—10 Aug 18

- Infineon's new office building supports the effort to expand capacities at its Kulim wafer fabrication facility. This will allow the company to meet growing demand and strengthen its leading position in the power semiconductor market. Infineon

EcoNet Unveils Premium Flagship EN7580 10G xPON SoC Equipped with Network IT—29 Jun 18

EcoNet Limited, a global market leader in semiconductor solutions for broadband communication products, today launched its flagship EN7580 10G xPON system-on-chip ("SoC") solution equipped with dedicated WAN-to-LAN and Wi-Fi network accelerators for

Experts Invited to Asia-Pacific Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (GaN, AlN, BN, General—19 Jun 18

The APCSCRM conference, which will be held July 9-12, 2018, invited well-known experts from the Asia-Pacific region to gather together to learn and exchange ideas and technologies in the areas of wide bandgap semiconductor material growth, device

Call for papers from Asia-Pacific Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (GaN, AlN, General—15 May 18

APCSCRM, sponsored by Innovation Association of Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Technology, will be a high-level conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials in the Asia-Pacific region. To encourage the theory, technology learning and communication in

APCSCRM จัดกิจกรรมแลกเปลี่ยนเอกสารทางเทคนิคในเอเชียแปซิฟิก ทั่วไป—16 May 18

APCSCRM การประชุมระดับสูงว่าด้วยซิลิกอนคาร์ไบด์และวัสดุอื่นๆที่เกี่ยวข้องในภูมิภาคเอเชียแปซิฟิก ซึ่งได้รับการสนับสนุนจากสมาคม Innovation Association of Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Technology

Infineon prepares for long-term growth and invests EUR1.6 billion in new 300-millimeter chip IT—21 May 18

Infineon is to build a new factory for power semiconductors. The market and technology leader in this segment plans to construct a fully automated chip factory for manufacturing 300-millimeter thin wafers at the Villach location in Austria alongside the

KINGMAX เปิดตัวหน่วยความจำ Zeus Dragon DDR4 RGB Gaming แรง ดุดันอย่างมีสไตล์ ไอที—25 May 18

KINGMAX Semiconductor ผู้นำด้านอุปกรณ์หน่วยความจำมีความภูมิใจที่จะประกาศเปิดตัวแรมสำหรับการเล่นเกมส์รุ่น Zeus Dragon DDR4 RGB gaming หน่วยความจำรุ่นนี้ได้ถูกออกแบบมาให้น่าหลงไหลด้วยแสงไฟ RGB และความเร็วที่น่าสนใจคือสูงถึง 3466MHz ทำให้แรมในซีรย์ Zeus

UTAC Appoints Ken Rizvi as New Chief Financial Officer Stcoks—01 Jun 18

UTAC Holdings Ltd ("UTAC"), a global semiconductor test and assembly services provider, announced today the appointment of Mr. Ken Rizvi as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective 1 June 2018. Ken joins UTAC from Isola where he served

APCSCRM 2018 to be held in July in Beijing IT—24 Apr 18

In recent years, silicon carbide and other wide bandgap semiconductors have become the strategic commanding point of competition in global high-tech field and a hotspot in worldwide semiconductor and materials industry. The wide bandgap semiconductor

Unigroup Spreadtrum RDA SoC Platforms Are Supporting Android Go Now General—19 Apr 18

Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA - a world-leading fabless semiconductor company and core subsidiary of Tsinghua Unigroup with advanced technology in mobile communications and IoT - officially announced today that its high-performance mobile chip platform

Qualcomm Inc. Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Negative After Higher Offer For NXP Semiconductors Stcoks—21 Feb 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Feb. 20, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today placed its ratings on Qualcomm Inc., including the 'A' corporate credit rating, on CreditWatch with negative implications. The CreditWatch negative placement follows

Renesas Electronics Assigned #BBB/A-2# Outlook Stable Stcoks—05 Feb 18

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Feb. 5, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today said it has assigned its 'BBB' long-term and 'A-2' short-term corporate credit ratings to Japan-based semiconductor maker Renesas Electronics Corp. The outlook on our long-term

ASM Pacific Technology Ltd. #BB+# Rating Outlook Stable Stcoks—31 Jan 18

On Jan. 31, 2018, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'BB+' long-term corporate credit rating on ASM Pacific Technology Ltd. (ASMPT). The outlook remains stable. ASMPT is a Hong Kong-listed semiconductor equipment manufacturer. We affirmed our ratings on

Alibaba A.I. Labs Announces Strategic Collaboration with MediaTek on IoT IT—10 Jan 18

Alibaba A.I. Labs, which leads the development of Alibaba's consumer artificial intelligent (AI) products, and MediaTek, a global fabless semiconductor company, today announced a strategic collaboration in Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives including

MediaTek Provides Advanced Wireless Solutions for Smart Devices in Today#s Connected IT—10 Jan 18

- Portfolio of Wi-Fi chipsets support Wi-Fi mesh, advanced security and easy-setup via Bluetooth 5.0 MediaTek, a global semiconductor leader, today announced that global brands including ASUS, D-Link and others will use MediaTek's chipsets as they

MediaTek Unveils Its Edge AI Platform AI Technology For Cross Platform Consumer IT—09 Jan 18

- From smartphones, smart home, and autos, MediaTek will enable edge AI everywhere and bring AI efficiency to devices consumers use everyday MediaTek, a global semiconductor leader, today detailed its ongoing AI platform strategy to enable AI edge

Micron Technology Inc. Senior Unsecured Recovery Rating Revised To #3# On Debt Issue Rating Stcoks—22 Dec 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 20, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'BB' issue rating on Boise, Idaho-based semiconductor producer Micron Technology Inc.'s senior unsecured notes and revised the recovery rating to '3' from '4'. The

AI Chip Maker ThinkForce Raises RMB 450 Million from YITU Tech, Yunfeng Fund, Sequoia Capital and Stcoks—18 Dec 17

ThinkForce, a Shanghai-headquartered startup company specializing in Artificial Intelligence (AI) semiconductor chips, announced RMB 450 million in Series A funding. YITU Tech, Yunfeng Fund, Sequoia Capital and Hillhouse Capital participated in the fund

Spreadtrum partners with LEAGOO to launch the first smartphone powered by IT—06 Dec 17

Spreadtrum Communications ("Spreadtrum"), a leading fabless semiconductor company in China with advanced technology in 2G, 3G, and 4G wireless communication standards, today announced its 14nm Intel architecture-based mid and high-end LTE platform

SK Hynix Inc. #BBB-# Rating Affirmed On Continued Strong Operating P Outlook Stcoks—23 Nov 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 23, 2017--On Nov. 23, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its long-term corporate credit rating on Korea-based memory semiconductor manufacturer SK Hynix Inc. at 'BBB-'. The outlook is stable. The rating

ERS Introduces Cutting-Edge Innovation in Semiconductor Thermal Testing IT—14 Nov 17

ERS electronic GmbH, the innovation leader in the market of thermal test solutions, is announcing a major innovation in its product range for the semiconductor industry, significantly boosting user flexibility and cost effectiveness. The new AirCool(R)

Cypress Semiconductor Corp.#s Proposed Senior Convertible Debt Assigned #B+# Stcoks—07 Nov 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 6, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'B+' issue-level rating to Cypress Semiconductor Corp.'s proposed $150 million convertible notes due 2023. The company will put the proceeds toward repayment

MediaTek/EcoNet and Millenicom Collaborate to Deliver High Speed VDSL Service to Turkish IT—19 Oct 17

EcoNet (Suzhou) Limited, a subsidiary of MediaTek Inc., and a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for fixed-line broadband communications, today announced that Millenicom, a leading Turkish Internet service provider, selected EcoNet VDSL solution

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Outlook Revised To Positive On Stronger Compe #A+# Rating Stcoks—21 Sep 17

- TSMC has strengthened its competitive position with a growing market share and widening technology leadership, enabling the company to grow its free operating cash flow and increase its cash flow stability. - We expect TSMC to maintain a prudent