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Periodically, it is interesting to look back and see how the semiconductor industry has evolved over time. Although technology has advanced at a fantastic rate since 1985, the names and number of companies manufacturing semiconductors has changed greatly, too.Beginning in 1985, NEC held the #1 slot with sales of $2.1 …
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The S-5368 is targeted at the Chinese market and will be distributed via China Mobile, the largest Chinese mobile phone operator.Jalal Bagherli, CEO of Dialog said: “Samsung produces very attractive and elegant smartphones, integrating state-of-the-art features combined with the ability to achieve differentiation based on the Android operating system at …
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"We are proud that our deep collaboration with Nokia resulted in smartphones that were developed in only six months based on our Snapdragon platform," said Enrico Salvatori, senior vice president and president of Qualcomm CDMA Technologies Europe. "The level of integration in Snapdragon and the optimization for Windows Phone 7, …
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Altair Semiconductor and Ecrio announced the availability of an IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) compliant LTE reference platform based on Altair’s FourGee LTE chipset and Ecrio’s Mobile Communications Client Suite.”The integration of Ecrio’s operator-certified IMS client into our reference platform portfolio is an important component of our expansion strategy in the …
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“2011 was a year of change and progress for the Company,” stated Robert A. Young, chief executive officer and president, Tessera Technologies, Inc. “We made major changes to our executive team and board of directors, including a new CEO, new chairman of the board, and two new board members. The …
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DRAMeXchange, the Memory and Storage Division of TrendForce, indicates that NAND Flash restocking demand mainly relied on certain tablet PC and smart phone clients’ OEM orders, given weaker demand from the memory card and UFD channel markets.Moreover, as the 2xnm-class output portion continued to increase in 4Q11, the bit supply …
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The market in 2011 for power management semiconductors will grow more slowly than expected, stymied by a general slowdown in consumer spending and the disruption caused by the March Japanese earthquake, according to an IHS.Revenue in 2011 from power management semiconductors is expected to reach $33.1 billion, up 6.7 percent …
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“Our highest priority remains the safety of our 3’000+ Thailand employees and their families,” said Ganesh Moorthy, Microchip’s COO. “While a majority of our employees live outside the areas expected to flood, we already have more than 200 employees who are affected. That number will unfortunately go up in the …
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GAAP earnings per share for the year were $0.94 per diluted share, an increase of 118.6 percent over $0.43 in fiscal 2011. Non-GAAP earnings per share for fiscal 2012 were $1.19, up 46.9 percent over $0.81 in fiscal 2011.Revenue for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 was $953.2 million, down …
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This request is in addition to his action for a declaratory judgment in an unspecified amount (see Infineon news release of December 2, 2010).In his request for payment on the grounds of economic re-establishment the insolvency administrator is seeking payment of at least Euro 1.71 billion, plus interest.The insolvency administrator …
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Lantronix, Inc. has selected ADI’s iCoupler digital isolator technology to enable its new family of wireless communication network servers.“Lantronix helps physicians, nurses, diagnosticians and hospital administrators develop more effective ways to manage patient care, whether through remote monitoring or data collection,” said Daryl Miller, Vice President of Engineering for Lantronix. …
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TowerJazz Japan, Ltd. (TJP) has been selected to receive a cap-ex subsidy from the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). This subsidy program aims to improve the logistics and facilities of the business locations of companies operating within Japan as well as encourage new investment to maintain and …
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