US prepares crackdown on Huawei’s global chip supply – sources – Hardware – Security- Tempemail

Senior cabinet officials in the Trump administration agreed to new measures to restrict the global supply of chips to China’s Huawei Technologies, sources familiar with the matter said, as the White House ramps up criticism of China over coronavirus. The move comes as ties between Washington and Beijing grow more Continue Reading

Samsung expects chip demand growth despite coronavirus turmoil – Hardware- Tempemail

Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday it expected higher demand and limited supply for computer chips even though the coronavirus pandemic and the US-China trade war were damaging major markets in Europe and the United States. Samsung Electronics chief executive Kim Ki-nam made the comments at the South Korean tech giant’s Continue Reading

Samsung’s eUFS 3.1 storage chip offers threefold increase in write speeds, enters mass production

In a nutshell: Samsung has begun mass producing its 512GB eUFS 3.1 storage chips to address increased demand from the smartphone industry as more manufacturers prepare to ship 8K-capable video cameras on their flagship devices this year. With its embedded Universal Flash Storage 3.1, Samsung has been able to surpass Continue Reading

Some new Model 3 Teslas are equipped with older self-driving chip because of the coronavirus crisis

Why it matters: Tesla’s new Gigafactory in Shanghai has delivered its first batch of Model 3s to local customers, but the coronavirus crisis has forced the company to install older Autopilot hardware due to supply shortages. The good news is that owners will get their cars retrofitted once the new Continue Reading

Tribal, VCCP, Leo Burnett, Guiness World Records: Tempemail Chip Shop Awards 2020 jury- Tempemail

Tempemail Chip Shop Awards are back celebrating pure, unadulterated creativity. These awards accept anything and everything, with no rules and no boundaries. The possibilities are endless. The judging panel this year sees industry experts from Tribal Worldwide London, VCCP Blue, Brave, Clarity, Leo Burnett London, Guinness World Records Consultancy, Oliver, Continue Reading

Intel unveils new data center processor, 5G chip – Cloud – Hardware – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Intel Corp on Monday launched new microprocessors, including a second generation Xeon processor for data centers and a 10nm chip for wireless 5G base stations. Demand from cloud computing companies have boosted sales of server chips, leading to strong results from Intel and its rival AMD Corp. Intel’s Xeon chips Continue Reading

New chip may pave way for batteryless smart devices- Tempemail

Read Article A new ultra-low power Wi-Fi radio housed in a chip smaller than a grain of rice can pave the way for batteryless smart devices and more portable, fully wireless smart home setups, suggests new research. The device developed by electrical engineers at the University of California San Diego Continue Reading

Samsung wins 5-nanometer modem chip contract from Qualcomm – sources – Finance – Hardware- Tempemail

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s semiconductor manufacturing division has won a contract to make new Qualcomm Inc 5G chips using its most advanced chip-making technology, two sources familiar with the matter said, boosting the Korean firm’s efforts to gain market share against rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Samsung will fabricate at Continue Reading

US mulls cutting Huawei off from global chip suppliers, with TSMC in crosshairs – Hardware – Security- Tempemail

The Trump administration is considering changing US regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies from companies such as Taiwan’s TSMC, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, two sources familiar with the matter said. New restrictions on commerce with China’s Huawei are among several options to be Continue Reading

Arm Ltd to launch new AI chip for small devices – Hardware – Networking- Tempemail

Arm Ltd, a semiconductor technology firm owned by SoftBank Group, unveiled a chip technology aimed at putting artificial intelligence functions on tiny devices such as sensors designed to detect patterns in human speech or other streams of data. Arm, which provides chip technology to mobile phone semiconductor suppliers like Qualcomm Continue Reading