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Samsung Says Solid Chip Sales Helped Cushion Blow From Falling Smartphone, TV Figures

Samsung Says Solid Chip Sales Helped Cushion Blow From Falling Smartphone, TV Figures

Samsung Electronics said on Tuesday its first-quarter operating profit likely managed to rise slightly from a slump a year earlier, as solid chip sales helped cushion the blow from the coronavirus pandemic on smartphones and TVs. The global leader in semiconductors is benefiting from higher demand for chips from laptop makers …

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Solid Chip Sales Unlikely to Cushion Samsung’s Virus-Hit Q1 Profit

Solid Chip Sales Unlikely to Cushion Samsung

The coronavirus-driven global shift to working from home is set to have boosted demand for Samsung Electronics’ memory chips from laptop makers and data centres, but first-quarter profits are likely to remain flat as the outbreak weakened consumer electronics sales. The South Korean tech giant is the world’s largest memory …

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US moving to cut off Huawei from access to chip suppliers (Updated)

US moving to cut off Huawei from access to chip suppliers (Updated)

The drama between the U.S. government and Huawei is unending. Following last week’s racketeering charges against the company and its CFO, Reuters is reporting that the U.S. Government may force foreign chip manufacturers, including companies like TSMC, to seek a U.S. License before doing business with Huawei. In effect, this …

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The US looking to further limit Huawei chip supply and manufacturing chain

The US might be working to further cripple Huawei chip supply and manufacturing chain

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s unveiling of the Huawei P40 flagship line, the Chinese giant might just have to brace for even more setbacks from the ongoing US-China trade war and consequent sour relations. As per a report by Reuters, US officials from various agencies met on Wednesday to …

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US Said to Bring New Measures to Block Huawei’s Global Chip Supply

US Said to Bring New Measures to Block Huawei

Senior officials in the Trump administration agreed to new measures to restrict the global supply of chips to China’s Huawei Technologies, sources familiar with the matter said, as the White House ramps up criticism of China over coronavirus. The move comes as ties between Washington and Beijing grow more strained, …

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Samsung Flags Chip Recovery, Shrinking Phone Market Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Samsung Flags Chip Recovery, Shrinking Phone Market Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday the coronavirus pandemic would hurt sales of smartphones and consumer electronics this year, while demand from data centres would fuel a recovery in memory chip markets. Chief Executive Kim Ki-nam said the coronavirus and US-China trade disputes were casting a shadow over the outlook for …

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Huawei Plans To Boost In-House Chip Design Capabilities

US May Block Global Chip Sales To Huawei Via Revised Rule

It seems like Huawei is planning to boost its in-house chip design capabilities. This information comes from Digitimes, and was provided by ‘industry sources’. Huawei wants to boost in-house chip design capabilities to reduce dependency on others The company is trying to further reduce its dependence on US technology by …

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‘I got noticed in my chip shop’: Lauren Hemp out to catch eye with England | Football

Lauren Hemp impressed for Manchester City in the recent 3-3 draw with Chelsea.

Manchester City’s 19-year-old forward Lauren Hemp is having to get used to high praise. Hemp’s rise has been quick but not quiet. Aged 16, before swapping Bristol City for Manchester, she was named England’s young player of the year and a year later the PFA young player of the year. …

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Brain Chip Helps Paralyzed ‘Type’ With Their Mind

News Picture: Brain Chip Helps Paralyzed

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A microchip implanted in the brain helped paralyzed patients “type” on a computer via mind control, at the fastest speeds yet seen in such experiments. It’s the latest step forward in research on “brain-computer interface” systems. Scientists have been …

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Asus ZenFone 7, ROG Phone 3 Confirmed to Pack Snapdragon 865; Sharp, Vivo, and Lenovo Also Using Qualcomm Chip

Asus ZenFone 7, ROG Phone 3 Confirmed to Pack Snapdragon 865; Sharp, Vivo, and Lenovo Also Using Qualcomm Chip

Asus ZenFone 7 and ROG Phone 3 are set to debut with the Snapdragon 865 SoC, Qualcomm revealed through a press note published on Tuesday. The chipmaker also highlighted that Sharp, Vivo, and Lenovo are amongst the key smartphone manufacturers that have selected the latest Snapdragon SoC for their 5G …

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