Semiconductor

nVidia

Nvidia forecast beats expectations but crypto mining’s role remains unclear

Nvidia Corp forecast second-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates, but shares fell 1% after-hours as the company could not say for certain how much of its recent revenue ...

Platform News: Taiwan

Taiwan says China waging economic warfare against tech sector

Taiwan’s government has accused China of waging economic warfare against the Chinese-claimed island’s tech sector by stealing technology and enticing away engineers, as...

Platform News: Introducing nvidia chip hardware

China to import $300 billion of chips for third straight year

China is very likely to import at least $300 billion worth of semiconductors for the third year running, a business association official said, in a indication of continuing relianc...

Maxim Integrated

Chipmaker Analog Devices to buy rival Maxim Integrated Products for $21 billion

Analog Devices has said it will buy rival Maxim Integrated Products Inc for about $21 billion in the largest US deal this year, aimed at boosting its market share in automotive and...

tsmc

TSMC’s profit almost doubles in first quarter on strong demand for faster chips

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) net profit in the first quarter almost doubled, beating analyst estimates, as strong demand for faster chips helped offset disrupt...

Singapore

Singapore lockdown: ‘essential’ chipmakers hope for less supply chain disruption

Chip makers are banking on less disruptions to their factories from this week’s strict lockdown in Singapore than the havoc wreaked on their supply chains last month when Mal...

Platform News: Chipmakers Chip Semiconductors from Intel

US chipmaking industry pushes back on proposed export rule changes

Leading industry groups are pushing back on proposed changes to US export controls that would impact the sale of certain semiconductors and other technology to China.