Industry Press
Camera module industry: resilience and innovations as key strengths
Yole Développement
SkyWater-Deca Agreement to Bring First High Volume FOWLP Capability to the U.S.
SkyWater Technology
Kaman Measuring Highlights DIT-5200L Noncontact Differential Measuring System
Kaman Precision Products
Non-Cytotoxic Epoxy Resists Sterilization by Autoclaving, Radiation and Chemicals
Master Bond
FHP Reps to Represent YXLON International X-ray Portfolio
YXLON International
Xperi Licenses Hybrid Bonding Technology to Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd.
Xperi Holding Corporation™
Does China drive the epitaxy equipment market?
Yole Développement
Aehr Receives $1.3 Million Order for FOX-NP™ Test & Burn-in Systems
Aehr Test Systems
What Year Was It?
Victory at Yorktown
What Year
Hopelessly trapped at Yorktown, Virginia, British General Lord Cornwallis surrenders 8,000 British soldiers and seamen to a larger Franco-American force, effectively bringing an end to the American Revolution.
The day was Oct 19. What year was it?
October 19, 2021
Get Ready For The Next Generation Of Wearable Tech
Wearables have attracted a lot of attention recently, due to both their successes as well as failures. They bring together requirements for packaging, new substrates, power scavenging, low-power, novel connectivity, flexibility, durability, as well as fashion. While some of the challenges remain formidable, the long-term potential is driving the industry to look at what is possible. They are preparing ...
Semiconductor Engineering
Intel CEO sees making own chips as a matter of national security
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger is putting the pressure on the U.S. government to help subsidize chip manufacturing, insisting the current reliance on plants in Taiwan and Korea as ...
Will an Adhesion Promoter Prevent Delamination in Power Semiconductor Packages?
Packages for automotive must pass extensive testing for safety, therefore, reliability is essential. As more semiconductors are used in automotive applications ...
Technical Paper
TSMC in Japan: 5 things to know about its chip factory plans
The world's biggest chipmaker is gearing up to build its first-ever chip plant in Japan, a major win for a country that is attempting to rebuild its semiconductor industry ...
Nikkei Asia
SiC Technology Powers the Shift to an All-Electric Future
Wolfspeed, formerly Cree, kicked off its rebranding with a major design win: A supply chain agreement with GM to develop and produce silicon carbide (SiC) semiconductors ...
EE Times
The prospect of Processing In Memory (PIM) in memory systems for AI applications
The global digital transformation, accelerated by COVID-19, is changing the evolution paradigm of memory semiconductor technology. The development of technologies ...
EE Times
TSMC to build wafer fab in Japan, mass production set to start in 2024
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, announced that it will build a 12-inch wafer fab in Japan with mass ...
Focus Taiwan
The challenges of hybrid cloud adoption find answers in HCI
Never before has the need for businesses to make progress along their digital journeys been more pressing--with more options to evaluate, urgencies to respond to, and ...
MIT Technology Review
Ghost Robotics CEO on Armed Robots for the U.S. Military
The Association of the United States Army (AUSA) conference took place in Washington, D.C. One of the exhibitors was Ghost Robotics--we've previously covered their ...
IEEE Spectrum
Chips and ships: Philips cuts outlook as supply chain problems grow
Dutch health technology company Philips cut its outlook for sales and profit growth this year and said the global supply chain problems that added to its growing list of ...
Persisting chip shortage
South Korea's automotive and electronics industries are bearing the brunt of the persisting global semiconductor shortage. More worrisome is that the chip crunch shows ...
The Korea Times
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Test Your Knowledge
What science fiction writer played a part in the development of radar?
See answer below.
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"Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were."
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Industry Calendar
Oct 22, 2021
Wafers to Wall Street -- A Semiconductor Outlook [Silicon Valley Forum]
SEMI Americas
Oct 26, 2021
FREE Webinar - Designing for Reliability in Class III Assemblies
Oct 28, 2021
Future Infrastructure --The Impact on the Semiconductor Industry [Northeast Forum]
SEMI Americas
Oct 31, 2021
SEMI International Trade Partners Conference -- ITPC | In-person Event
Nov 4, 2021
Overview of Semiconductor Manufacturing Webinar for European Attendees
PTI International
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Test Your Knowledge Answer
What science fiction writer played a part in the development of radar?
Answer: Arthur C. Clarke who during the Second World War from 1941 to 1946 served in the Royal Air Force as a radar specialist and was involved in the early-warning radar defence system. He is famous for being co-writer of the screenplay for the 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey.