US strikes at a Huawei prize: chip design company HiSilicon

//US strikes at a Huawei prize: chip design company HiSilicon

US strikes at a Huawei prize: chip design company HiSilicon

The latest US government action against Huawei Technologies takes direct aim at the company’s HiSilicon division – the chip design business that in a few short years has become central to China’s ambitions in semiconductor technology, but will now lose access to tools that are central to its success.That could make it the most damaging US attack yet against China’s largest technology company that functioned as a “tool of strategic influence” for the Chinese Communist Party, US officials told…

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By | 2020-05-22T00:14:21+00:00 May 22nd, 2020|Technology|Comments Off on US strikes at a Huawei prize: chip design company HiSilicon