Turns out that Huawei could get its paws on chips after all
US regulators hoping to punish Huawei for being a successful Chinese operation have discovered that their moves to stop companies supplying the company with chips have a big loophole.
US has forced its hand
China's state-backed funds pumped $2.25 billion into a Semiconductor Manufacturing International wafer plant to support advanced-chip making.
Chatting to Intel and TSMC
US President Donald “inject bleach to kill viruses” Trump is having another stab at getting the big chip makers to set up fabs in the US.
Multi Bridge Channel FET technology
Samsung is set to deliver a 3nm silicon manufacturing process in the year 2022 with shedloads of improvements to the transistor technology.
Trump's China embargo us hurts too much
Donald Trump’s trade war against China is finding opposition among the US’s chipmakers.
US blocks having a marginal result
Huawei is still using components made by US companies in its newest flagship smartphone, a Financial Times teardown has found, despite the US all but blacklisting the Chinese telecoms equipment manufacturer.
Work to home pushes notebook sales
Chipmaker Micron forecast current-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates on Wednesday and said the shift to work from home globally due to the coronavirus outbreak is fuelling demand for notebooks and data centre services.
Intel, AMD, and graphics chips from Nvidia will have to go
A stealth startup called SambaNova wants to build a new kind of computer to replace typical Von Neumann computers and if it manages it, Intel, AMD and Nvidia will be toast.
6.4 billion ARM-based chips
ARM smashed its own record for the number of chips circulated to customers worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Trump's trade war blamed
Donald Trump's trade war with China has been blamed for the semiconductor industry suffering its worst slump in 20 years.