Apple Adds Taiwan IC Design House to iPad 3 Chain?

DigiTimes reports that Apple has included Taiwan-based Integrated circuit design house to company supply chain for the upcoming iPad 3. The Apple did so as to modify the tablets’ cost arrangement to compete against the various rivals releasing this year. iML is rumored to have acquire orders of its integrated programmable gamma/Vcom buffer solution as…

Rumor: Foxconn to open new plant at Brazil

Rumors are going on that Foxconn has been slowing down production of iPad 2 parts at its plant at Taiwan. Bom Dia a Brazilian source state that Foxconn is looking to move its Apple assembly lines from China to Brazil, where the company already has plants for HP and Sony. [Via]