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A deepening trade quarrel between Japan and South Korea is rattling smartphone makers

A deepening trade quarrel between Japan and South Korea is rattling smartphone makers

Smartphone makers and their customers look set to be among the first batch of victims of the world's other trade spat—the escalating row between Japan and South Korea.

Apple supports more than 325,000 jobs in South Korea

Apple’s impact on South Korea is much larger than most fans will have anticipated. Cupertino directly employs 500 workers of its own, and has created hundreds of thousands of jobs on Samsung’s home

W(hy)TF are Japan and South Korea in a trade war?

Another week, another trade war. And unlike most trade wars these days, this one didn’t originate from the confines of the Rose Garden with the Marine One whirlybird in the background. No, like any
High-Speed RAM Prices Continue to Crater as Slide Extends Into Q2

High-Speed RAM Prices Continue to Crater as Slide Extends Into Q2

DRAM prices have continued to move in the same direction, and it's a downright good time to buy. The post High-Speed RAM Prices Continue to Crater as Slide Extends Into Q2 appeared first on
NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater

NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater

NAND manufacturers are slashing production plans for 2019 to stem the bleeding from significant market downturns. The post NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater appeared first on

Korean conglomerate SK leads $600M round for Chinese chipmaker Horizon Robotics

Horizon Robotics, a three-year-old Chinese startup backed by Intel Capital, just raised a mega-round of funding from domestic and overseas backers as it competes for global supremacy in developing AI
DRAM Manufacturers Slash Capacity Expansion to Limit Price Drops

DRAM Manufacturers Slash Capacity Expansion to Limit Price Drops

RAM pricing is finally dropping, but DRAM manufacturers are taking steps to ensure the declines aren't too large. The post DRAM Manufacturers Slash Capacity Expansion to Limit Price Drops appeared
JEDEC Extends HBM2 Standard to 24GB, 307GB/s Bandwidth Per Stack

JEDEC Extends HBM2 Standard to 24GB, 307GB/s Bandwidth Per Stack

JEDEC has updated the HBM2 standard for higher transfer speeds and increased density. The post JEDEC Extends HBM2 Standard to 24GB, 307GB/s Bandwidth Per Stack appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Nvidia’s limited China connections

Nvidia’s limited China connections

Another round of followups on Nvidia, and then some short news analysis. TechCrunch is experimenting with new content forms. This is a rough draft of something new – provide your feedback directly to
9 Charged With Selling Samsung’s Bendable Screen Technology

9 Charged With Selling Samsung’s Bendable Screen Technology

South Korean prosecutors charged nine people with IP theft against Samsung, in a failed bid to steal OLED technology for a Chinese manufacturer. The post 9 Charged With Selling Samsung’s Bendable
Flash Memory Prices Could Be Headed for Collapse

Flash Memory Prices Could Be Headed for Collapse

NAND prices could be poised to crater over the next twelve months, slashing the cost of new SSDs. The post Flash Memory Prices Could Be Headed for Collapse appeared first on ExtremeTech.
China Launches Investigation of DRAM Manufacturers

China Launches Investigation of DRAM Manufacturers

China has announced an investigation into DRAM and NAND price fixing between Micron, Samsung, and SK Hynix. The post China Launches Investigation of DRAM Manufacturers appeared first on ExtremeTech.
New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

The DRAM industry stands accused of price-fixing and collusion again -- and given how DRAM prices have behaved the last two years, it's not a crazy accusation. The post New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust
With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New GPUs Won’t Be Far Behind

With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New GPUs Won’t Be Far Behind

SK Hynix expects to ramp up GDDR6 volume production in the near future -- and they ain't ramping up production without customers to sell it to. The post With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New
Western Digital Does Not Want This Chipmaker Involved in Toshiba’s Sale

Western Digital Does Not Want This Chipmaker Involved in Toshiba’s Sale

Meanwhile, some Toshiba board members are concerned about tech leaks.
Western Digital Does Not Want This Chipmaker Involved in Toshiba’s Sale

Western Digital Does Not Want This Chipmaker Involved in Toshiba’s Sale

Meanwhile, some Toshiba board members are concerned about tech leaks.