2020-03-26 - Brian Santo

EDA Sector Cools Off in Q4

The design industry grew over 8% last year, and it might weather the coronavirus downturn. Separately, the SIA said IC…

2020-03-02 - Junko Yoshida

Soitec Seek New Wafer Material

With 5G, the complexity of RF front-end modules is increasing at a bewildering pace. More antennas, more PAs, more filters…

2020-02-18 - Barbara Jorgensen

Over Half of Global Wafer Capacity Held by Five Companies

An increasing percentage of the world’s capacity is getting concentrated in the hands of the largest producers.

2020-02-11 - Nitin Dahad

Servers and Microphones Shine in Dull Quarter for Infineon

Quarterly revenue declines 7% but silicon microphones are expected to generate 50% growth this year.

2020-01-30 - Nitin Dahad

ST Plans $1.5B Investment

The investments includes $400m strategic investments in the Agrate fab; and GaN and 200mm SiC wafer capacity.

2019-12-06 - Elaine Lin

Apple Ask Manufacturers to Double AirPods Production

In response to rising demand for one of its hottest products, Apple is increasing its business in China, despite the…

2019-09-23 - Nitin Dahad

Semiconductor Industry to Bounce Back in 2020

The semiconductor industry has strong fundamentals, so the state of the economy is what will really drive the rebound. "Rebound…

2019-08-01 - Dylan McGrath

Apple’s Sales Rise as iPhone Slumps

Revenue from iPhone slipped to less than 50% of Apple's sales for the first time in a quarter since 2012.…

2019-05-24 - Dylan McGrath

Intel Back on Top

Intel is back to No. 1 in the first quarter after memory market woes drag Samsung's sales down 34%

2019-03-18 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

Aerospace & Defense Sector Growing

The military and aerospace industry suffers from a big case of “it depends.”