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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

Lionix helps ETH to scale quantum computer
Imec and Ximea partnership brings new hyperspectral camera into focus
CWI gets NWA grant for integrating smart vehicles in society
Qutech and co want to quantum-connect the Randstad
Neways acquiesces to automotive angst, axes 250
Academic Startup Competition announces its top 10
Ebusco and Rocsys link up for automated bus depots
Applied Materials bumps ASML back to runner-up in semi equipment market
Fastned lands France and €17M for further growth
TU Delft working on smart and communicative solar cells

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.