SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's Xiaomi Corp <1810.HK> has taken a stake of roughly 6% in compatriot chip designer VeriSilicon Holdings Co Ltd, as the smartphone maker revamps its years-long pursuit of success in semiconductors which it sees as central to driving innovation.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, announced today that its request to have Tantalum Polymer capacitors excluded from the Section 301 Chinese tariffs has been approved by the U.S. Trade Representative.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently awarded Sikorsky Aircraft Corp a patent (No. US10286719B2) for new anti-counterfeiting technology. The newly patented technology both prevents some counterfeiting and allows identification of counterfeit parts. Sikorsky originally filed for the patent on November 4, 2015.
Typically, when thinking about security, organizations may put their focus on IT security or even physical plant security but supply chain security, especially in the military/aerospace sector, is becoming a critically important component of any organizations multi-layered and comprehensive security stance.
A bipartisan bill has been tabled in the US that aims to ban the export of electronic waste in order to curb counterfeiting.
An electrical engineer has been found guilty of multiple federal criminal charges, including engaging in a scheme to illegally obtain integrated circuits with military applications that later were exported to China without the required export license.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state-backed semiconductor conglomerate Tsinghua Unigroup said it has formed a new business unit for producing DRAM, a type of memory chip dominated by companies in South Korea and the United States.
Legislators in New York and California have introduced the Secure E-Waste Export and Recycling Act (SEERA) legislation that aims to combat threats posed by the unregulated export of e-waste from the United States.
In electronic design, an IP core is a unit of logic, integrated circuit, or cell that can be reused. The IP core can be used and owned by a single party or can be licensed to another party. The IP cores are the building blocks within the field-programmable gate array (FPGA) or application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) designs.
The US Commerce Department on Friday detailed new restrictions on American companies from doing business with five Chinese entities that make supercomputers and supercomputer components.