Infineon chip opens locks
No batteries just use your phone
Infineon, which has a new chip for sale that allows the opening of NFC locks without battery, because the energy used is taken from the smartphone.
Infineon sees revenue boost
Chip shortage will continue into next year
Infineon lifted its revenue forecast for 2022 as it predicted that a global shortage of semiconductors will continue well into the current year.
Infineon warns supply issues will continue until Christmas
The semiconductor industry's struggle to keep up with incoming orders looks set to continue as supply bottlenecks may last until the end of 2022, a member of German chipmaker Infineon's management board told the Handelsblatt newspaper.
Infineon doing better than expected
Cypress deal going well
Infineon expects to meet its lowered guidance for the year to September after posting third quarter sales and profit in line with market expectations.
Chipmakers suffering during trade war
No second half recovery this year
US chipmaker Broadcom warned a US-China trade conflict and export restrictions on Huawei were causing a worldwide slowdown in demand for chips.
Infineon buys Cypress
Shareholders worried at more than 9 billion euro price tag.
Infineon has agreed to buy Cypress Semiconductors in a 9 billion euros including debt, sending shares in the German company lower on concerns over the cost.
Infineon says slump has created packed inventory
Hurting profit margins
German chipmaker Infineon said that a slump in demand had led to an inventory pile-up that would only plateau this summer, keeping the pressure on profit margins.
Computer solves Rubik’s Cube in 637 milliseconds
Infineon said that a machine called Sub1 Reloaded solved Rubik’s Cube in 637 milliseconds - the fastest recorded time for a human to solve the puzzle in 4.9 seconds.
German take-over of Japanese Renesas unlikely
Japanese government to block the deal
A chance for the chipmaker Renesas to be acquired by Germany's Infineon is likely to be squashed by the Japanese government.
Intel buys SySDSoft
Wants LTE experience