• Signalchip launches India’s first indigenous semiconductor chips for 4G LTE, 5G NR modems

    NEW DELHI: Bengaluru-based fab-less semiconductor company, Signalchip on Wednesday launched India’s first semiconductor chips for 4G/LTE and 5G NR modems. The company launched four chips as part of its SCBM34XX and SCRF34XX/45XX series, code-named ‘Agumbe’.  Th......view more

  • Huawei’s new 5G auto chip is more proof of technological prowess

    Two starkly different stories appeared among the tech news headlines in recent weeks. Last week, Intel abruptly announced it is giving up its 5G modem development. And on Monday, Huawei launched the world's first 5G communications module for vehicles, making a formal bid to become a key supplier fo......view more

  • China Arm-based server chip company to close

    Huaxintong Semiconductor is a three year-old jv between Qualcomm and the Guizhou Province of China. Huaxintong was set up to pursue Arm-based server chips. Qualcomm owned 45% of the jv and Guizhou province 55%. According to The Information, Qualcomm and Guizhou had in......view more

  • 5G to be expected on world's longest cross-sea bridge

    GUANGZHOU, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge, as the world's longest cross-sea bridge, is expected to have 5G service in the future, according to Fang Zheng, vice general manager of the WLAN office of ZTE Corp., the bridge's network operator. The 55-km Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Ma......view more


    Visitors watch a demonstration of robot surgery system during the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2018 in Shanghai, east China, Sept. 17, 2018. China is now home to 1,040 artificial intelligence (AI) enterprises, ranking second in the world, only beaten by the U.S. with 2,0......view more

  • Vigortronix signs Anglia for UK and Ireland

    UK manufacturer,   Vigortronix   has signed a distribution agreement with   Anglia , for the UK and Ireland. Vigortronix manufactures transformers and power supplies; its AC-DC converters, power transformers, toroidal transformers, pulse transformers and wound compo......view more

  • Infineon Tackles SiC Supply Shortages

    In a bid to guarantee materials supply, Infineon bought Dresden-based start-up, Siltectra, for €124 million, last month. At a time when shortages in SiC wafer supplies rumble on, Siltectra has developed a novel technology - 'cold splitting' - to process crystals with minimal materials los......view more

  • Comment: On autonomous driving and seizing the tech transfer opportunity

    Processing and storing data, such as visual data, is key to the success of self-driving cars, allowing safety systems to recognise and respond to changes in their environments. However, as these systems become more sophisticated and autonomous vehicles (AV) become more accessible to the wider co......view more