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Intel CFO George Davis

Intel hires Qualcomm veteran George Davis as CFO

Intel announced the appointment of Qualcomm veteran George S Davis as chief financial officer (CFO). George Davis will report to Intel CEO Bob Swan and...
Dialog Semiconductor iW656

Dialog Semi to buy Silicon Motion’s IoT business for $45 mn

Dialog Semiconductor is set to acquire Silicon Motion’s mobile communications business for $45 million in cash, expanding its presence in the market for low-power...
5G and 4G connections forecast

Signalchip intros chips targeting OEMs of 4G and 5G NR modems

Signalchip, an Indian fab-less semiconductor company, introduced four semiconductor chips targeting OEMs of 4G / LTE and 5G NR modems. Signalchip’s four chips SCBM3412 is a...
Top 10 IC design companies in 2018

Top 10 IC design companies based of revenue in 2018

TrendForce has released the latest ranking of the global top ten IC design companies based on their revenue in 2018. Broadcom, Qualcomm and NVIDIA are...
Marvell at MWC 2019

Marvell presents 5G-ready infrastructure solutions at MWC 2019

Marvell has announced its 5G-ready infrastructure solutions and a new deal with Samsung at Mobile World Congress (MWC 2019) in Barcelona. Marvell-powered 3G / 4G...
Qualcomm 5G at MWC 2019

Qualcomm presents 5G chips for applications beyond smartphone

Qualcomm on Monday announced 5G networking chips for applications beyond 5G smartphones – at the Mobile World Congress (MWC 2019). San Diego-based Qualcomm supplies smartphone...
Intel FPGA PAC N3000 at MWC 2019

Intel reveals chips and deals to bolster 5G business at MWC 2019

Intel announced new chips and partnerships to bolster revenue from 5G networking business – at the Mobile World Congress (MWC 2019). Intel, the world’s second-largest...
MediaTek 5G modem MWC 2019

MediaTek reveals partners for 5G development at MWC 2019

MediaTek announced its partnerships with 5G component suppliers and device makers to deliver 5G solution that will power devices in 2020. Qualcomm, the main rival...
SK Hynix chip investment in NAND

SK Hynix to spend $107 bn for 4 memory chip manufacturing units

SK Hynix said it would be spending $107 billion for building four manufacturing facilities to enhance its memory chip making capacity, Reuters reported. SK Hynix...
5G connection forecast Asia Pacific

MWC 2019: 5G chipset market picks up momentum

The Cisco VNI report says 5G speeds will increase from 76 Mbps in 2019 to 170 Mbps by 2022 showing how chipset majors Qualcomm...
Qualcomm X55 5G modem

MWC 2019: Qualcomm brings Snapdragon X55 5G multimode modem

Qualcomm Technologies announced the Snapdragon X55 5G modem, its second-generation 5G New Radio (NR) modem. The chipset company said Snapdragon X55 is a 7-nanometer single-chip...
Qualcomm revenue in Dec 2018

Qualcomm revenue dips 20% to $4.84 bn due to Apple impact

Qualcomm revenue fell 20 percent during the first quarter of fiscal 2019 to $4.84 billion and posted $1.1 billion net income. The reason for the...
Intel technology for 5G

Intel to invest $10.9 bn in new chip factory in Israel

US semiconductor giant Intel said it will invest 40 billion shekels or $10.9 billion on a new chip-making factory in Israel. “Intel’s global management has...
Intel revenue outlook 2019

Intel reveals gloomy business outlook for 2019

Intel has revealed a tough 2019 as it is expected to achieve almost flat revenue growth during the year amid strong signs of a...
Semiconductor revenue China forecast

China’s semiconductor industry growth slows down

The semiconductor industry in China is forecast to generate revenue of RMB 729.8 billion or $107.55 in 2019 from over RMB 600 billion or...
Smartphone sales forecast 2018-2022 by IDC

TSMC to cut investment after bleak sales forecast due to weak smartphone demand

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) announced significant cut in investment in 2019 due to a slowdown in smartphone demand. TSMC said the reduction in its investment...



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