Chip War

Japan to Pump $4.9bn Into Second TSMC Chip Factory Plan

Another plant in Japan would expand TSMC’s capacity there to more than 100,000 12-inch wafers to supply tech firms and…

16 hours ago

India’s Push For Tariffs on Data Transfers Alarms Chip Giants

Tariffs on an innumerable number of transfers of chip design data across countries, would raise chipmaking costs and worsen chip…

2 days ago

Nvidia Calls Huawei Top Rival Amid New AI Chips Push in China

Chinese cloud firms have previously told Nvidia they don’t want its slower AI chips and that they would prefer using…

2 days ago

US Targets China’s Top Chip Plant Over Huawei Mate 60 Pro Coup

Experts say that SMIC’s South fab is the only factory with the capability to make the Mate 60's 7 nanometer…

4 days ago

SMIC, Huawei Big Winners as China Ramps Up Chip Funding

Local governments in Shanghai and Anhui will fund a variety of semiconductor-related projects this year — ranging from the development…

4 days ago

Curbs on ASML ‘to Stop Use of Advanced Chips by China Military’

ASML tools are used to make advanced semiconductors that can go into "high-value weapons systems and weapons of mass destruction,”…

5 days ago

SoftBank’s Arm Continues Dream Run as Nvidia Reveals Stake

US-listed shares of the chip designer, seen as benefitting from investors' hunt for the "next Nvidia", have surged more than…

1 week ago

Nvidia Chief Pans Sam Altman’s Trillion-Dollar AI Chip Plan

"If you just assume that computers never get any faster, you might come to the conclusion we need 14 different…

1 week ago

Any Expansion of China Chip Curbs Will Risk Business, ASML Says

The largest supplier of equipment to computer chip makers said new competitors with 'substantial financial resources' and 'the ambition of…

2 weeks ago

Huawei, SMIC Set to Defy US Sanctions With 5nm Chips: FT

The 5nm tech will be used to produce chips for Huawei's new smartphones, and, if successful, could also be used…

3 weeks ago

China Chipmaker YMTC Denies Military Links After Blacklisting

The tech firm said it has no links to China’s military and refuted claims it was a threat to the…

3 weeks ago

Raimondo Says Chinese EVs Are a National Security Risk For US, EU

The US commerce secretary raised concerns about the data collected by Chinese EVs in a chat alongside EU Commissioner Margrethe…

4 weeks ago