TSMC files countersuit against GlobalFoundries

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.(TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, has countersued U.S.-based rival GlobalFoundries Inc. in the United States, Germany and Singapore, accusing it...

USITC launches probe into patent infringement targeting Taiwan's TSMC

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has decided to launch an investigation into allegations of patent infringement involving Taiwan-based Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the...

Taiwan’s TSMC rejects GlobalFoundries patent infringement allegations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), on Tuesday (August 27) rejected allegations by rival GlobalFoundries that its ...

Taiwan to surpass S. Korea as largest semiconductor making market in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan is set to surpass South Korea as the largest and fastest-growing semiconductor manufacturing equipment market in the world with a growth rate of 21.1 percent this year, ...

Semiconductor firm to buy, expand upstate NY chip plant

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An Arizona-based semiconductor supplier will purchase GlobalFoundries' computer chip manufacturing plant in the Hudson Valley, adding 150 new jobs and preserving hundreds of others...

Taiwan’s TSMC to continue as Apple's exclusive A-series chip supplier: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC, 台積電) has won the 2019 contract to be the exclusive supplier of Apple’s new A13 chips, used in upcoming iPhone and i...

Sisters, a teacher, newlyweds: A look at limo crash victims

SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) — A weightlifter with a heart of gold. A teacher who wanted better lives for her students. Newlyweds who held the world in their hands. They are among the 20 people who died in Sa...

Limo crash claimed siblings, close circle of friends

NEW YORK (AP) — A weightlifter with a heart of gold. A teacher who wanted better lives for her students. Newlyweds who held the world in their hands. They are among the 20 people who died in Saturday'...

Taiwan's wafer foundry industry output forecast to grow 8-10% in 2019

The production value of Taiwan's wafer foundry industry is expected to grow 8-10 percent from a year earlier in 2019 due to manufacturers' efforts in developing high-end technology, according ...

Taiwan's TSMC acquires AMD's entire 7nm chip product portfolio

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – TSMC continues to make substantial gains in the chip manufacturing industry, with the company reportedly leading Samsung as well as Intel in 7 nanometer (nm) wafer product...

China/Hong Kong remains largest buyer of Taiwan's ICs in 2017

Taipei, June 5 (CNA) China (including Hong Kong) was the biggest buyer of Taiwan's integrated circuits in 2017 with a 55 percent share of the country's IC exports, Ministry of Economic Affairs...

IEEE Electronics Packaging Society Honors Heterogeneous Integration Pioneer and Other Innovators

PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 5, 2018--IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, and the IEEE Electronics Packaging Societ...

Key Findings for the Global Lithography Systems Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 27, 2018--Technavio’s latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022. define...

Foundry sales in China expected to jump by 16% this year, with TSMC leading the pack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Pure-play foundry sales in China are expected to jump by 16% this year to about US$7 billion, more than double the rate of increase for the total pure-play foundry market, accord...

GlobalFoundries to invest over $2B to make new computer chip

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- GlobalFoundries says it will invest more than $2 billion to produce cutting-edge 7 nanometer computer chips at its upstate New York facility.The company said Thursday that researc...