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September, 2013 – Vice Premier Ma Kai visited the Shenzhen Integrated Circuit Center (SZICC). During the visit, Vice Premier Ma toured ICube’s work room where ICube’s demos on Android system, GPU 3D graphics, and video decoding and playback were on display. Accompanying Vice Premier Ma for the visit was Miao Wei, Minister of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Wang Zhi Gang, Vice Minister of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Zhu Xiao Dan, Governor of GuangDong, Xu Qin, Mayor of ShenZhen and many other...read more
ICube’s Engineering Team Booted Up Android Less Than 24 Hours After Receiving New Processor Chip from Foundry
July, 2013 – ICube today announced that it has received samples of its IC3228 production processor chip from its foundry partners on July 10, 2013. The IC3228 is an SoC that incorporates ICube’s proprietary MVP processor core, which combines CPU and GPU into a single unified processing unit (UPU). The IC3228 SoC also contains many popular peripheral features useful in today’s consumer electronics market. Having two MVP cores...read more
ICube CTO Simon Moy nominated for membership in the Academic Advisory Committee of the Shenzhen MicroNano Institute
May, 2013 – Shenzhen MicroNano Integrated-Circuit and System Applications Research Institute (Shenzhen MicroNano Institute) has nominated ICube CTO Mr. Simon Moy as member of its Academic Advisory Committee. Shenzhen MicroNano Institute was founded in 2013 under direct support from various levels of the Shenzhen city government. This non-profit organization is the first of its kind to function specifically as a technology incubator in fundamental IC technology and its related application areas. Its Academic Advisory Committee is made up...read more
January, 2013 – Mr. Bill Wong, Vice President of ICube Corporation (ICube), is appointed as a member of the Experts Committee of the Shenzhen Branch of the National Integrated Circuit Design Industrialization Center (Shenzhen ICC). Shenzhen ICC is one of eight ICC base organizations formed by the Ministry of Science and Technology. Its charter is to promote the growth of the IC industry in Shenzhen and to accelerate technological innovations in the IC field. For the last few years, ICube has been a key member of Shenzhen ICC, working...read more
December, 2012 – ICube Corp., a leading processor design company in China, today announced their partnership with the School of Computer & Information Engineering, Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School, on multi-processor and multi-thread processor technology research. This research project is part of the “Core Technologies Breakthrough Program” sponsored by the Nanshan district government in Shenzhen, China. Since the invention of the first CPU chip in 1971, there has been continuous innovation in the area of microprocessor...read more
August, 2012 – ICube to lead the research efforts in “Indigenous-Processor-Based SoC Design”, a key research project of SZSTI. ICube Corp., a leading processor design company in China, today announced that it has been selected by SZSTI (Shenzhen Science & Technology Innovation Commission) to play a leading role in the research project “Indigenous-Processor-Based SoC Design”. Processor is at the heart of all modern digital devices. China has been conducting research and development on CPUs for many years and has achieved good...read more
April, 2012 – ICube today announced that Bo Liu has joined the company as VP of Engineering. Mr. Liu has more than 20 years’ experience in engineering management. Mr. Liu joined ICube from C2 Microsystems, where he was VP of Software and Applications. Before C2, he has served in engineering management in various well-known companies. He was VP of Applications Engineering at Magnum Semiconductor, VP of Software Engineering for MediaTek in China and CrystalMedia, a subsidiary of MediaTek in USA, and VP of Software Development at...read more
Chinese SoC Firm Licenses ICube’s MVP core for use in its development of a Vehicle Infotainment System
March, 2012 – ICube Corp., a leading fabless processor design company in China, today announced that a leading Chinese SoC company has licensed ICube’s MVP (Multi-thread Virtual Pipeline) core for use in its development of a vehicle infotainment system. MVP is a UPU (Unified Processing Unit) that combines traditional CPU and GPU functions by integrating them into one processor pipeline. Relative to the common practice of merging separate CPU and GPU modules via on-chip buses, the UPU approach exhibits significant advantages in hardware...read more
China’s Technology Experts on Core electronic devices, High-end general-purpose chips and Infrastructural software products (“CHI” program) paid on-site visit to ICube.
December 28, 2011: ICube welcomed several honored guests visiting the Shenzhen office to meet with the technical team for an introduction to the UPU technology and to watch a demonstration of the IC1, ICube’s first SoC product. The participants from China’s CHI program included Professor Wei ShaoJun, Professor Yan XiaoLang, Director of Shenzhen Integrated Circuit Design Industrialization Base Shen MingZhou, Deputy Director Zhao QiuQi, Director of the Ministry of Science and Technology Zhang JinGuo, and the Dean of Peking University...read more
June 29, 2011 – At the China IC Expo 2011 held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre, ICube’s IC1 SoC was recognized by the Shenzhen Semiconductor Industry Association and Shenzhen IC Design Industrial Center with an Innovative Product Award in the integrated circuit category. Download the ICube Innovation...read more