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  1. NXP Announces World’s First Microcontroller-Based Solution For Offline Face Recognition And Expression Identification

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) unveiled today the world’s first microcontroller (MCU) -based solution for adding offline face and expression recognition capabilities to smart home, commercial and industrial devices

  2. Silicon As A Semiconductor: Silicon Carbide Would Be Much More Efficient

    In power electronics, semiconductors are based on the element silicon – but the energy efficiency of silicon carbide would be much higher

  3. EV Group And SCHOTT Partner To Demonstrate Readiness Of 300-mm Nanoimprint Lithography For High-Volume Augmented/Mixed Reality Glass Manufacturing

    EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today announced that it has teamed up with SCHOTT, one of the world's leading technology groups in the areas of specialty glass and glass ceramics, to demonstrate the readiness of 300-mm (12 inch) nanoimprint lithography (NIL) for high-volume patterning of high-refractive index (HRI) glass wafers used in the manufacture of waveguides/light guides for next-generation augmented/mixed reality (AR/MR) headsets

  4. ACM Research Announces Exercise Of Over-Allotment Option

    ACM Research, Inc. (“ACM”) (NASDAQ: ACMR), a provider of single-wafer wet cleaning equipment used by manufacturers of advanced semiconductors, announced that today the underwriters of its previously announced public offering of Class A common stock exercised, in full, their option to purchase 267,857 additional shares of Class A common stock at a public offering price of $14.00 per share, for gross proceeds to ACM of approximately $3.7 million

  5. IBC Advanced Alloys Receives New Orders For Its Beryllium-Aluminum Alloy Products From A Leading Global Manufacturer Of Semiconductor Assembly Equipment

    IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (“IBC” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: IB; OTCQB: IAALF) is pleased to announce that it has received new orders of high-performance beryllium-aluminum alloy parts made from IBC’s proprietary Beralcast® material from a leading global manufacturer of semiconductor and electronics assembly equipment

  6. Adesto’s FT 6050 Smart Transceiver Now Natively Supports Both LonWorks® And BACnet® Protocols

    Adesto Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: IOTS), a leading provider of innovative application-specific semiconductors and embedded systems for the IoT, announced that its FT 6050 Smart Transceiver system-on-chip (SoC) now natively supports LON®, LON/IP, BACnet/IP and BACnet MS/TP protocol stacks – uniquely enabling the popular LON and BACnet industrial protocols to communicate simultaneously over the highly reliable and widely adopted Free Topology (FT) channel

  7. Lam Research Adds Global Wafer Stress Management Solutions To Portfolio For 3D NAND Scaling

    Lam Research Corp. (Nasdaq: LRCX) today announced new solutions to help customers increase chip memory density, which is needed for applications such as artificial intelligence and machine learning

  8. Dialog Semiconductor First To Market With Automotive Grade Configurable Mixed-Signal ICs

    Dialog Semiconductor plc, a provider of highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy technology, recently announced its first-to-market Configurable Mixed-Signal IC (CMIC) for the automotive industry, the SLG46620-A

  9. GT Advanced Technologies And GlobalWafers Sign Long-Term, Multi-Year Supply Agreement For Silicon Carbide

    GTAT Corporation, d/b/a GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) and GlobalWafers Co., Ltd. (GWC) have entered into a long-term agreement whereby the expertise of both companies will combine to forge a new source of supply of silicon carbide wafers. GWC, already one of the world’s top producers of semiconductor wafer solutions, will now add 150mm silicon carbide to its offering, manufactured from bulk SiC crystal produced by GTAT

  10. 5G RF Power Semiconductor Device Sales For Wireless Infrastructure Take Off

    Just when the industry thought that things were pretty good for 4G/LTE Wireless RF Power Semiconductors, devices for 5G NR low- and mid-band took off as the overall market grew to US$1 billion in 2018. The market will continue to climb nearly US$2 billion by 2024, according to global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research.