Semiconductors A subcategory of general Computer Industry-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements regarding the global Semiconductor industry.

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Jul 08, 2020, 10:00 ET Virtual SEMICON West 2020 to Gather Industry Leaders, Visionaries to Highlight Opportunities for Stronger Preparedness for Global Challenges

Better readiness for future global disruptions through technology innovation will come into sharp focus at the virtual SEMICON West 2020, July 20-23, ...


Jun 09, 2020, 10:00 ET Semiconductor Fabs to Log Record Spending of Nearly $68 Billion in 2021 After 2020 Lull, SEMI Reports

2021 is poised to mark a banner year for global fab equipment spending with 24 percent growth to a record US$67.7 billion, 10 percent higher than the ...


Jun 03, 2020, 07:00 ET 5N Plus Semiconductors is awarded multi-year, U.S. Government contract for engineered materials linked to aerospace

ST. GEORGE, Utah, June 3, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - 5N Plus Inc. ("5N Plus" or "the Company"), a leading producer of specialty chemicals and engineered...


Jun 02, 2020, 11:37 ET Memory, Power and AI Semiconductors in 5G to Hit $15.03 Billion in Revenues by 2025, Finds Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Growth Opportunities for Memory, Power, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Semiconductors in 5G, Forecast to 2025,...


Jun 02, 2020, 10:00 ET First-Quarter 2020 Global Semiconductor Equipment Billings Up 13 Percent Year-Over-Year

Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings contracted 13 percent to US$15.57 billion quarter-over-quarter in Q1 2020 but increased 13...


Jun 02, 2020, 10:00 ET China IC Industry on the Rebound with SEMICON China Leading the Way

Marking the first major semiconductor industry event of the year with on-site exhibitions and conferences plus live webinars for those unable to...


May 27, 2020, 18:00 ET SEMICON Southeast Asia 2020 Goes Virtual to Highlight Industry Innovation and Growth Opportunities

SEMICON Southeast Asia 2020 is going virtual as the region's premiere global electronics manufacturing supply chain exposition and conference...


May 20, 2020, 17:05 ET 5N Plus Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

MONTREAL, May 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - 5N Plus Inc. (TSX: VNP) ("5N Plus or the "Company"), a leading global producer of engineered materials and...


May 20, 2020, 09:00 ET OpSens - 100,000 Cases Performed with the OptoWire

QUEBEC CITY, May 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - OpSens Inc. ("OpSens" or the "Company") (TSX: OPS) (OTCQX: OPSSF) reached an important milestone with more...


May 19, 2020, 09:00 ET SpaceChain Foundation Invests in Core Semiconductor to Produce Open Hardware Platform for Direct Satellite-to-Devices Communication

SpaceChain Foundation today announced it has contracted and invested in Core Semiconductor, an innovator in provably secure computing platforms for...


May 19, 2020, 05:00 ET Half-year Figures: ZEISS Looks Back on Good First Six Months Overall

Overall, the first six months of fiscal year 2019/20 (ended 31 March 2020) went well for the ZEISS Group. It saw its revenue rise by 6 percent...


May 18, 2020, 03:00 ET eMobility's location challenges addressed in new Quectel whitepaper

Quectel has published a new whitepaper titled 'Why GNSS for eMobility must balance precision, price, power and packaging'. The paper details the...


May 18, 2020, 03:00 ET MediaTek's New Dimensity 820 Chip Brings Incredible 5G Experiences to Smartphones

MediaTek today announced the Dimensity 820 system-on-chip (SoC) which is optimized for premium user experiences. The Dimensity 820 delivers...


May 05, 2020, 18:07 ET 5N Plus Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2020

MONTREAL, May 5, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - 5N Plus Inc. (TSX: VNP) ("5N Plus" or the "Company"), a leading global producer of engineered materials and...


May 05, 2020, 12:01 ET Frost & Sullivan Assesses Impact of Autonomous Cars and EVs on Test & Measurement Market

As the global automotive industry experiences a slump in sales from traditional automobiles, the sector is focusing on the development of autonomous...


May 05, 2020, 10:00 ET Power and Compound Fab Spending to Rebound in Second Half of 2020, Set New Record in 2021, SEMI Reports

Global fab equipment spending for power and compound devices is expected to rebound in the second half of 2020 to meet resurgent end-product demand...


Apr 29, 2020, 07:00 ET 5N Plus to Release First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results on May 5, 2020 and to Hold Its Virtual Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 20, 2020

MONTREAL, April 29, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - 5N Plus Inc. (TSX: VNP) will release its first quarter results after market hours on May 5, 2020. 5N Plus...


Apr 21, 2020, 08:30 ET Quectel launches Wi-Fi 6 modules to bring premium performance to indoor and automotive networks

Quectel Wireless Solutions, the leading global supplier of cellular and GNSS modules, has today announced a series of brand-new Wi-Fi 6 modules,...


Apr 14, 2020, 10:13 ET 2019 Global Semiconductor Equipment Sales Slip 7 Percent to $59.8 Billion, SEMI Reports

Semiconductor equipment manufacturers worldwide logged sales of $59.8 billion in 2019, a 7 percent drop from the all-time high of $64.5 billion in...


Apr 14, 2020, 10:00 ET Gradual Rebound or Slight Dip - Two Scenarios for COVID-19 Impact to 2020 Global Silicon Wafer Market Sales, SEMI Reports

Global silicon wafer market sales could dip if uncertainty surrounding the impact of COVID-19 to the semiconductor industry persists or climb on the...


Apr 13, 2020, 04:50 ET Cyient Receives ISO 13485 Quality Certification for ASIC Design and Supply

Cyient, a global engineering and technology solutions company, today announced that AnSem, a Cyient company, has received the ISO 13485:2016...


Apr 09, 2020, 07:00 ET OpSens Announces Q2 2020 Results

QUEBEC CITY, April 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - OpSens Inc. ("OpSens" or the "Company") (TSX: OPS) (OTCQX: OPSSF) today reported its results for the second ...


Apr 02, 2020, 10:36 ET Xinhua Silk Road: GCL-SI to build 60GW module factory in Hefei, east China

GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (GCL-SI) (002506.SZ), a leading PV company in China, recently announced a plan to build a 60GW module...


Mar 31, 2020, 10:00 ET Global Semiconductor Materials Market Revenues Slip 1.1 Percent in 2019, SEMI Reports

Global semiconductor materials market revenues edged down 1.1 percent in 2019, SEMI, the global industry association representing the electronics...


Mar 25, 2020, 10:08 ET Picarro Announces New Airborne Molecular Contamination Monitoring System for Semiconductor Fabs

Picarro announces the launch of our fully optimized AMC monitoring system – the Picarro SAM (Sample. Analyze. Monitor.) The system is comprised of...