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NXP sees SiGe surge for mobile WLAN and 5G

While business in automotive is experiencing an unanticipated slowdown, NXP finds its RF front-ends in high demand.

Headlines

Kendrion locks up 3T acquisition
Quantum computing unicorn considers European HQ near Imec
Semiconductor boom might turn to glut in 2023, says IDC
The Netherlands joins European chip collaboration
$12M seed round brings Dutch stealth startup Axelera AI to light
Loop Robots cleans up with a $2M seed investment
TU Delft and NFI investigate next-gen forensic photography
Pharrowtech field-tests mm-wave-based fixed wireless access
Funding for large-scale research infrastructure “insufficient”
Dutch TUs stumble further in 2022 THE rankings

Helping breakthrough startups across the valley of death

Startups that bravely develop new advanced technology should be cherished the most, but their very nature makes them most susceptible to failure. Former startup entrepreneur Henk Zeegers offers advice on how to increase their chances.

In other news

Lithium producers must wait as pandemic slows EV revolution (Reuters)
Bug in Bombardier airliner made planes turn the wrong way (The Register)
This classic calculator was literally reverse engineered from the bare metal (IEEE Spectrum)

Digital business: automated at heart

Going digital is challenging, but the alternative is to remain a traditional company and risk being disrupted.