Micron - China

China Bans Micron Chips in Wake of Cybersecurity Review

An official statement published by the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) says that operators of critical information infrastructure “should stop purchasing Micron products.” The decree, spotted by Wen-Yee Lee, comes after a network security review of Micron’s products sold in China. Apparently, the Chinese government security review found that “Micron’s products have relatively serious potential…

Semiconductor

China Develops Domestic Chiplet Interface

As China is accelerating its semiconductor self-sufficiency efforts, the newly formed China Chiplet League this week introduced its homegrown Chiplet Interconnect Interface Standard, according to a DigiTimes report citing the Chinese website Cailianshe. The new interface is meant to enable custom multi-chiplet designs developed by China-based companies and made in the People’s Republic. China’s original Chiplet Interconnect…

ASML

China Filed More Chip Patents Than US in 2022: Report

China is neither the world’s largest developer of chips nor the world’s largest maker of semiconductors. However, its swiftly-developing microelectronics industry seems to be generating patent applications at a rapid pace. Last year, Chinese companies filed over half of all semiconductor-related patents globally, according to a report from Mathys & Squire, an intellectual property law firm. “Global powers…