Intel Corp (NASDAQ: INTC) and Media Tek Inc (OTC: MDTKF) collaborated to manufacture chips using Intel Foundry Services' (IFS) advanced process technologies. Intel said the first products would be manufactured in the next 18- to 24- month period and will be in a more mature technology process called Intel 16, with the chips used for smart devices, Reuters reports. In addition to maintaining a close partnership with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (NYSE: TSM) in advanced process nodes,
Taiwan's MediaTek Inc, the world's fourth largest chip designer by revenue, plans to create a new design center in Indiana in partnership with Purdue University, the firm told Reuters. MediaTek, which makes processors for many Android phones and smart speakers, declined to say how much it would invest in its first Midwestern design hub, but said it will receive $1.4 million from the state for the center. "Being in Indiana means we'll have access to some of the best engineering talent in the world,” said Dr. Kou-Hung Lawrence Loh, corporate senior vice president of MediaTek Inc and president of MediaTek USA Inc, in a statement the company plans to release later on Tuesday.
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