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Chip firm chiefs beg Biden to back them with government cash  

Chip firm chiefs beg Biden to back them with government cash  

US chip company chiefs have urged President Joe Biden to back them with funding to help them compete with their Asian rivals.The chief executives of Intel Corp, Qualcomm Inc, Micron Technology Inc and Advanced Micro Devices Inc all put their names to a joint letter on Thursday asking for "substantial …

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SMIC to expand mature technology amid US sanctions squeeze

SMIC to expand mature technology amid sanctions squeeze

(ATF) Chinese chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) will allocate the majority of its $4.3 billion capital expenditure (capex) for 2021 to expand mature technologies to keep up with customer demand, as US sanctions have squeezed revenues from advanced processes and eroded margins.“At present, the foundry industry capacity is tight” outside …

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ZTE launches power-saving 5G base-station chip

ZTE launches power-saving 5G base station chip

(ATF) Over the past two years, the rapid progress of Chinese technology companies has affected the United States, with many domestic tech companies knocked down. In April 2018, ZTE was stopped from purchasing sensitive components from American companies, which interrupted the company's chip supply chain. Due to various infractions, ZTE …

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