Student group blames Foxconn for blast News & Analysis 5/23/2011 9 comments A workers' rights group based in Hong Kong has claimed that it had exposed problems at the Foxconn facility at Chengdu prior to the explosion of Friday March 20, which reportedly left three people dead and 15 injured.
Inside Huawei’s HiSilicon News & Analysis 5/18/2011 8 comments Huawei's secretive chip unit, HiSilicon, is readying a new microprocessor design that aims to be as fast as anything driving the largest Internet routers.
Chip market growth above par, despite revision News & Analysis 5/4/2011 7 comments The first quarter market for global semiconductor sales was $75.77 billion a sequential increase of 0.4 percent and up 11.75 percent compared with 1Q10, according to numbers from World Semiconductor Trade Statistics. But the numbers include a significant downward revision for previously published January and February 'actual' sales figures.
Battle-hardened veterans of the electronics industry have heard of the “connected car” so often that they assume it’s a done deal. But do we really know what it takes to get a car connected and what its future entails? Join EE Times editor Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of movers and shakers in the connected car business. Executives from Cisco, Siemens and NXP will share ideas, plans and hopes for connected cars and their future. After the first 30 minutes of the radio show, our listeners will have the opportunity to ask questions via live online chat.