Chipmakers Increase Share of Global IC Wafer Capacity

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> Samsung, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), Micron, SK Hynix, and Kioxia / Western Digital (WD) increased their share of the world’s silicon wafer capacity to a total of 57% by the end of 2021, according to market watcher Knometa Research. That share increased by … Read more

US Government, Chipmakers Renew Push for CHIPS Act

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> The US government and domestic chipmakers strengthened separate efforts this week to pass the $ 52 billion CHIPS Act of stimulus measures. The CHIPS Act currently awaits congressional approval, warning of strategic vulnerabilities now and in the future. US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo … Read more