Apple has recently begun posting dozens of positions relating to designing cellular modems and integrated application processors, according to EE Times. Wednesday’s announcement shows it’s serious about building out a team in a city that is a popular chip hub.
Now we know why San Diego. Semi talents that can do telecom chips which are different from those in Austin that focus on cpu.
Today, India’s IT ministry signed off on plans for a new $1m Wistron factory in India. It is expected that the factory will produce iPhone 8 phones whilst an ongoing factory proposal from Foxconn will manufacture ‘Made in India’ iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max models.