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A famous superhero movie popularised a dialogue that makes sense in almost every situation where power comes into the hands of an institution or an individual - "With great power comes great responsibility". In the case of electric vehicles...

Taiwan is World’s Largest Semiconductor Materials Market For 11th Consecutive Year

Both China and Taiwan registered stronger growth. The North America and Europe markets saw declines due to the COVID-19 pandemic The global semiconductor materials market grew 4.9 per cent in 2020 to $55.3 billion in revenue, surpassing the previous market...

Apple’s Investing €1 Billion in New Design Center Around Wireless Semiconductors

Apple claims to have invested over €15 billion with more than 700 companies across Germany, during the last five years Apple is gearing up to open a new design center in Munich, Germany. This design center, as per latest info...

Spending on Fab Equipment to Log Three Years of Record High: SEMI

The bulk of fab investments in 2021 and 2022 will be seen in the foundry and the memory sectors Fueled by surging pandemic-inspired demand for electronics devices, the global semiconductor industry is on track to register a rare three consecutive...

India Forecast to Register Highest Growth in IoT Module Shipments: Counterpoint

Chinese players Quectel, Sunsea and Fibocom are expected to hold nearly 45 per cent share in the cellular IoT module shipments in 2024 Global cellular IoT module shipments will cross 780 million units in 2024 to reach $11.5 billion in...

Components Shortage For PC Monitors to Last Through First Half of 2021: IDC

The high volume in 4Q20 was fueled by a combination of strong demand due to working and learning from home requirements and display panel component shortages that further expanded shipments The PC monitor market grew 16.9 per cent year over...

Specialty Chemicals Company Atotech Inaugurates its R&D and TechCenter in India

Atotech offers solutions in verticals including smartphones and other consumer electronics, communications infrastructure, and computing, as well as in numerous industrial and consumer applications such as automotive, heavy machinery, and household appliances Atotech (NYSE: ATC), a specialty chemicals technology and...

Tech Giant Apple Ramps Up Manufacturing Operations in India

India is said to be the second largest smartphone market in the world. Apple's best quarter performance in the country came during Q4 2020. More and more companies are moving away from China Apple has started the assembly of its...

Global Spending on PCs, Tablets and Mobile Phones to hit $705B in 2021

Mobile phone sales are expected to continue booming and generate $552.4bn in revenue by 2024, a 9.5 per cent increase in three years The global spending on IT devices such as PCs, tablets and mobile phones plunged by eight per...

Amid Automotive Chips Shortage, Bosch Announces 300-Millimeter Fab

Automakers around the world have been facing shortage of automotive chips since the end of lock downs were announced in many parts of the world A single wafer processed at Bosch's new semiconductor fab will be able to accommodate 31,000...

Making EVs Cost Efficient Important For Increasing Adoption in India: P&S

The EV sales in India stood at only 3.8 lakh units in 2019-20. Electric two wheelers were the largest selling segment in EVs The global electric scooter and motorcycle market size, as per a report by P&S Intelligence, will increase...

Samsung Might Build a $17 Billion Semiconductor Facility in America

Interestingly TSMC, one of Samsung's competitors, is also building a semiconductor fab in USA Samsung Electronics is planning to invest nearly $17 billion in building a semiconductor facility in the USA. A report by Bloomberg mentions that the company might...

India Exported Electronics Goods Worth Rs 8,806 Crore During December 2020

Mobile handsets were the highest contributor with Rs 3,061 Crore (35 per cent) in the electronic goods exports of Rs 8,806 Crore for the month of December 2020 The India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) noted that the overall electronics...

India Wearables Market Posts 144.3 YoY Growth in 2020: IDC

The growth in the wearables market was driven by record shipments of hearables and watches. 4Q20 (Oct-Dec 2020) recorded the biggest quarter for wearables in India The India wearables market posted a remarkable 144.3 per cent year-over-year (YoY) growth in...

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