25 Apr '17, 4am

What makes Taiwan's foray into cars interesting is if and when Foxconn gets involved. By @junkoyoshida

What makes Taiwan's foray into cars interesting is if and when Foxconn gets involved. We spotted several key technologies at AutoTronics show last week. Never underestimate the power of an industrializing nation with the will to succeed. We’ve seen it happen in Japan, followed by Korea, and we’ve also observed Taiwan as it pioneered the semiconductor foundry business and mastered PC and mobile ecosystems. It’s still an open question, though, whether Taiwan can replicate in the auto market the feats it performed with its own Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., HTC or Asus. Asked about Taiwan’s foray into cars , Robert Hollingsworth, a veteran chip company executive formerly with SMSC, told me, “It depends. If industry standards prevail, I think they will do well. If everything divides into brand implementations, the growth will be very slow and without volume, will beco...

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