AMD, ECARX Partner on Digital Cockpit
AMD announced a strategic collaboration with ECARX, a Chinese mobility tech company headquartered in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province.
ECARX was co-founded in 2017 by Eric Li, founder of Geely Holding. The Chinese startup is poised to go public in the U.S. as a special purpose acquisition company. It expects to begin trading on the NASDAQ exchange in the fourth quarter.
AMD has yet to outline its automotive strategy since acquiring Xilinx. The company used the ECARX announcement to signal a foray into the global automotive market, thanks to the Geely connection. Geely owns several international brands including Lotus Cars, Lynk & Co., Polestar and Volvo.Read More »What Caught Our Eye This Week