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Wafer suppliers to build new 8-inch plants in China Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] Additio
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Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] Additional new production capacity for 8-inch silicon wafers is expected to emerge in China, with companies including... Read more
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TSMC, UMC offer higher prices to secure wafer supplies Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] Taiwa
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and United Microelectronics (UMC) have recently secured 1-2 year supply... Read more
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UMC planning 28HPC, 22ULP processes Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] Unite
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 27 July 2017] United Microelectronics (UMC) is looking to expand its 28nm process offering by launching 28nm HPC and 28nm HPC Plus nodes, which will become... Read more
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Shanghai forms CNY50 billion IC industry investment fund Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The city government
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The city government of Shanghai, China recently introduced a CNY50 billion (US$7.4 billion) IC industry investment fund aimed at... Read more
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UMC expects flat 3Q17Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] United Microelectronic
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] United Microelectronics (UMC) expects its wafer shipments and ASPs to stay flat sequentially in the third quarter of 2017. The guidance is lower than market watchers' estimates of 5-10% sales... Read more
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Taiwan IC design service and IP firms land AI chip orders from China Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 26 July 2017] Taiwan-ba
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 26 July 2017] Taiwan-based IC design service companies and silicon IP providers have started to land orders for artificial... Read more
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North American semi equipment industry billings rise for fifth consecutive month Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The three-month aver
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The three-month average of worldwide billings of North American equipment manufacturers increased for the fifth... Read more
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SPIL net profits hike in 2Q17 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] IC packager Siliconwar
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] IC packager Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) saw its net profits surge 116.6% sequentially to NT$2.16 billion (US$71.1 million) in the second quarter of... Read more
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Value of semiconductor industry M&A deals slows dramatically in 1H17, says IC Insights Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The historic flood o
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 26 July 2017] The historic flood of merger and acquisition agreements that swept through the semiconductor industry in... Read more
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Silicon wafer shipments remain at record highs, says SEMI Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Worldwide silicon wafe
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments remained at their highest recorded quarterly level in the second quarter 2017, according to the... Read more
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PTI optimistic about 3Q17 Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Memory back
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Memory backend specialist Powertech Technology (PTI) expects its sales to peak in the third quarter, and remains optimistic about the outlook for the fourth... Read more
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Toshiba transfers Phison shares to memory unit Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 26 July 2017] Tosh
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 26 July 2017] Toshiba has transferred its partial stake stake in Phison Electronics to its memory unit, Toshiba Memory (TMC), according to the... Read more
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SK Hynix delivers another quarter of record results Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] SK Hynix saw its reven
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] SK Hynix saw its revenues, operating profits and net profits reach record-high levels for the second consecutive quarter in the second quarter... Read more
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Kinsus net profits fall 82% in 1H17 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] IC substrate maker Kin
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology has reported net profits for the first half of 2017 declined 82.1% from a year earlier to NT$199 million... Read more
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Demand for metal plate micro-resistors rising Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Handset
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Nuying Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Handset batteries require low-level resistance to better manage their power consumption while dealing with more handset features and... Read more
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IST 2Q17 profits hike over 100% Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Certificati
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Certification service firm Integrated Service Technology (IST) saw its net profits hike 112.8% sequentially to NT$71 million (US$2.34 million) in the... Read more
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Holtek 32-bit MCU shipments to rise significantly in 2Q17 Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] MCU and con
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] MCU and consumer IC firm Holtek Semiconductor expects shipments of its 32-bit MCUs to rise significantly in the second half... Read more
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MediaTek co-COO reportedly resigns Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Jeffrey Ju has resigne
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 25 July 2017] Jeffrey Ju has resigned as MediaTek's co-COO, and transitioned to become a consultant, according to media reports in Taiwan. Ju handed in his resignation as... Read more
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MediaTek to transfer 28nm chip orders to UMC Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] MediaTek
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Monica Chen, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 25 July 2017] MediaTek plans to transfer part of its 28nm mobile chip orders, including those for the Amazon Echo Dot, to United Microelectronics... Read more
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NOR flash supply to remain tight in 2018, says Macronix president Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 24 July 2017] Supply
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 24 July 2017] Supply of NOR flash memory is expected to remain tight in 2018, as demand will continue to outpace supply,... Read more
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Ahead of Apple’s seminal ‘iPhone Pro,’ chip demand from the wannabe phone makers slows – MacDailyNews“Chip suppliers engaged in Apple’s supply chain started to see orders pick up i
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“Chip suppliers engaged in Apple’s supply chain started to see orders pick up in June,” Julian Ho and Jessie Shen report for DigiTimes. “On the other hand, chip demand from the non-Apple camp has been slow, according to sources at backend houses,... Read more
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Macronix to expand 12-inch fab capacity; 2Q17 profits surge Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 24 July 2017] Taiwan-based Macronix I
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 24 July 2017] Taiwan-based Macronix International, a manufacturer of mask ROM and NOR flash memory, has disclosed plans to invest a total of NT$1.79... Read more
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On-Bright 2Q17 profits set to surge, says report Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 24 July 2017] Taiwan-based On-Bright
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 24 July 2017] Taiwan-based On-Bright Electronics is expected to see its profits jump over 150% sequentially in the second quarter of 2017, with EPS set to... Read more
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Chip demand from non-Apple camp slows Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 24 July 2017] Chip supplie
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 24 July 2017] Chip suppliers engaged in Apple's supply chain started to see orders pick up in June. On the other hand, chip demand from the non-Apple camp has... Read more
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STMicro denies reports it will suspend taking MCU orders Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 21 July 2017] STMicroelectronics has
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 21 July 2017] STMicroelectronics has dismissed recent reports indicating the company will suspend taking orders for microcontrollers (MCU) until 2018... Read more
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Full-screen smartphone shipments to surge in 2018, says Counterpoint Research Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 21 July 2017] Shipments of bezel-free
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 21 July 2017] Shipments of bezel-free or alternative aspect ratio smartphones will exceed 120 million units in 2017, and will more... Read more
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Korea chipmakers looking to expand foundry biz Amy Fan, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] Samsung Electr
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Amy Fan, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] Samsung Electronics, Dongbu HiTek and SK Hynix have stepped up their foundry business expansions, which will as a group pose a threat to... Read more
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Chip demand for data centers to boom in China Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] With China's
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] With China's local governments looking to set up data centers, chip demand for data centers locally is set to surge, according to industry... Read more
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Ardentec obtains testing orders for car-use chips from TI Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] Taiwan-based
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 July 2017] Taiwan-based Ardentec has grabbed testing orders for car-use chips from Texas Instruments (TI), which will buoy its sales... Read more
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Powerchip, Zentel to appeal patent ruling favoring Toshiba Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] Power
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] Powerchip Technology and Zentel Electronics will file an appeal against a Taiwan IP court patent dispute ruling in... Read more
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Samsung increases production of 8GB HBM2 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 20 July 2017] Samsung Electronics h
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 20 July 2017] Samsung Electronics has increased the production volume of its 8GB high bandwidth memory-2 (HBM2) to meet growing market needs across a wide range of... Read more
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Qualcomm net profits fall 40% in fiscal 3Q17 amid Apple dispute Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 20 July 2017] Qualcomm has announce
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 20 July 2017] Qualcomm has announced revenues for its fiscal third quarter ended June 25, 2017 decreased 11% on year to US$5.4 billion, while... Read more
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STMicro extends lead time for 32-bit MCUs Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] STMicroele
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] STMicroelectronics has extended delivery lead times for 32-bit MCUs due to strong demand, according to industry sources. The MCU vendor has... Read more
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Chipbond reportedly to sell partial stake in China subsidiary to BOE Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Speculati
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Speculation has circulated in the industry that Taiwan-based Chipbond Technology plans to sell part of its stake... Read more
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Upcoming Meizu Pro 7 series reportedly to utilize MediaTek chips Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Meizu is scheduled t
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Meizu is scheduled to introduce its new Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus smartphone series on July 26. The Pro 7 model is expected to... Read more
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TSMC InFO packaging brings more competitiveness to its 7nm process technology Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] Taiwa
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 20 July 2017] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC) integrated fan-out (InFO) wafer-level packaging... Read more
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Chipbond, ChipMOS seeing robust gold bumping demand Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Backend h
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Julian Ho, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Backend houses Chipbond Technology and ChipMOS Technologies have both cut into the supply chains of US and Korea smartphone... Read more
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Unigroup Guoxin scraps plan to acquire Yangtze Memory Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Unig
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Unigroup Guoxin, a unit of Tsinghua Unigroup, has terminated plans to take over Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC),... Read more
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Installed 8-inch fab capacity to rise through 2020, says SEMI Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Installed 8-inch (200m
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Installed 8-inch (200mm) fab capacity has increased since 2009, and will reach close to 5.4 million wafers per month (wpm) by the... Read more
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IC Insights predicts record annual ASP growth rates for DRAM, NAND flash Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Sales of both DRAM and
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Sales of both DRAM and NAND are expected to set record highs in 2017, according to IC Insights. In both cases, the strong... Read more
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IC vendors ramping up solutions for voice assistants Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] A number
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Cage Chao, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] A number of China- and Taiwan-based IC design houses are ramping up their production of speaker solutions, MEMS microphones and... Read more
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TSMC expanding number of equipment suppliers for 7nm Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Taiwan
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expanding the number of suppliers of equipment for its 7nm process in a... Read more
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FD-SOI a promising technology: Q&A with Globalfoundries CEO Sanjay Jha Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Glob
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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 July 2017] Globalfoundries' fully-depleted silicon-on-insulator FD-SOI process technology targeted at Internet of... Read more
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Nanya nets EPS of NT$2.35 in 2Q17 Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Recognized gains from
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Recognized gains from the sale of Micron Technology shares boosted net profits at Taiwan-based Nanya Technology, which surged 96.9% sequentially to NT$6.45... Read more
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Macronix launches AEC-Q100 full compliant NAND flash memory Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Macronix International
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Tuesday 18 July 2017] Macronix International has launched an AEC-Q100 Grade 2/3 compliant NAND flash memory product. The company added its NAND flash memory... Read more
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Globalfoundries and VeriSilicon to enable single-chip solution for next-gen IoT networks Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 17 July 2017] Globalfoundries and Ver
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Monday 17 July 2017] Globalfoundries and VeriSilicon have announced a collaboration to deliver a single-chip IoT solution for... Read more
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IC design house Nyquest 2Q17 profits to hit record high Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Consumer IC design comp
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Consumer IC design company Nyquest Technology is expected to report a record EPS of over NT$1.50 (US$0.05) for the second quarter of 2017,... Read more
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Toshiba develops 3D flash memory with TSV technology Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Toshiba has announced d
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Toshiba has announced development of its BiCS flash three-dimensional (3D) flash memory utilizing through-silicon via (TSV) technology with... Read more
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Semi content in electronic systems forecast to set new record in 2017, says IC Insights Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] The global electronic s
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] The global electronic systems market will grow only 2% to US$1,493 billion in 2017, while the worldwide... Read more
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Insyde delivers BIOS and systems management firmware for new Intel Xeon scalable processors Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Insyde Software, a prov
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Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 14 July 2017] Insyde Software, a provider of UEFI BIOS and systems management software, has announced that its BIOS... Read more
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