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Google to not make additional investments in Himax Display

Friday October 24, 2014

Cage Chao, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 24 October 2014] LCD driver IC design house Himax Technologies has announced that Google has decided not exercise its purchase options to make additional investments in Himax's subsidiary, Himax Display (HDI). — Read More


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Cascade Microtech's MeasureOne(TM) Best-of-Breed Solutions Program Joined by Keysight Technologies

Thursday October 23, 2014

BEAVERTON, OR -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/14 -- Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading supplier of solutions that enable precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, today announced Keysight Technologies, Inc. as a MeasureOne™ solution partner. — Read More


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BenQ Now Shipping RP551+ Interactive Multitouch Panel

Thursday October 23, 2014

Oct. 23, 2014 -- BenQ America Corp., an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions and the No. 1-selling DLP(R) projector brand in The Americas(1), today announced it is now shipping its all-new RP551+ interactive flat-panel display (IFP). — Read More


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NeoPhotonics Announces Acquisition of EMCORE's Narrow Linewidth Tunable Laser Product Line

Thursday October 23, 2014

Related: Press Release, News NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN), a leading designer and manufacturer of photonic integrated circuits, or PIC, based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced that it has entered into a definitive ... — Read More


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Aehr Test Systems Announces Follow-On Order for ABTS Test System From Leading IC Manufacturer

Thursday October 23, 2014

Aehr Test Systems (Nasdaq: AEHR), a worldwide supplier of semiconductor test and burn-in equipment, announced today that it has received a follow-on order for an ABTS test and burn-in system from a leading multi-national manufacturer of advanced logic integrated circuits (ICs) for ... — Read More


Li-ion-Battery-Powered BLDC Motors Augment Consumer-App Reliability

Thursday October 23, 2014

When it comes to battery-powered products like handheld power tools, portable medical equipment, or home-automation products, consumers demand excellent reliability and long battery life. To keep up with the soaring market for these products, manufacturers are turning to a new generation ... — Read More


NeoPhotonics Announces Acquisition of EMCORE’s Narrow Linewidth Tunable Laser Product Line

Thursday October 23, 2014

NeoPhotonics Corporation NPTN, -15.17% a leading designer and manufacturer of photonic integrated circuits, or PIC, based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with ... — Read More


Silicon Labs Announces Record Revenue

Thursday October 23, 2014

Silicon Labs ( SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 27, 2014. Revenue in the third quarter exceeded the top end of guidance and established a new record at ... — Read More


PDF Solutions : Reports Third Fiscal Quarter 2014 Results

Thursday October 23, 2014

PDF Solutions, Inc. ("PDF Solutions" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PDFS), the leading provider of yield improvement technologies and services for the integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing process life cycle, today announced financial results for its third fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2014. — Read More


Silicon Laboratories (SLAB) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

Thursday October 23, 2014

Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.43-0.49 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.45, Stock Ratings ... — Read More


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Why Intel’s Grantley processor family caters to big data needs

Thursday October 23, 2014

 By Anne Shields 27 minutes ago Must know: A detailed overview of Intel (Part 5 of 11) ( Continued from Part 4) Intel launched Xeon E5-2600 V3 processor In September 2014, Intel Corporation (INTC) launched the Xeon E5-2600 V3 processor family, codenamed “Grantley.” — Read More


Aehr Test Systems Announces Follow-On Order for ABTS(TM) Test System From Leading IC Manufacturer

Thursday October 23, 2014

Aehr Test Systems (Nasdaq: AEHR), a worldwide supplier of semiconductor test and burn-in equipment, announced today that it has received a follow-on order for an ABTS test and burn-in system from a leading multi-national manufacturer of advanced logic integrated circuits (ICs) for ... — Read More


World's Wireless Record Breaks 40 Gbit/s

Thursday October 23, 2014

A new world record has been set in wireless data transmission rates -- 40 gigabits per second, which is over 40-times faster than the ceiling for Long Term Evolution (LTE) Advanced of 1 Gbit/s. The breakthrough was announced at the Compound Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Symposium ... — Read More


Jigar Patel, ZESTRON, to Present “Determine Critical Process Parameters for QFNs” at SMTA Intermountain Expo and Tech Forum

Thursday October 23, 2014

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Ultratech Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results

Thursday October 23, 2014

Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq:UTEK) a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), today announced unaudited results for the three-month period ended September 27, 2014. — Read More


HCMC symposium gathers international IC experts

Thursday October 23, 2014

An international symposium on semiconductor integrated circuit (IC) technology is being held in Ho Chi Minh City, welcoming more than 50 experts in the field of IC design and manufacturing from numerous countries. — Read More


Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg : Patent Issued for Heat Spreader Structures in Scribe Lines

Thursday October 23, 2014

According to news reporting originating from Alexandria, Virginia, by VerticalNews journalists, a patent by the inventors Chen, Hsien-Wei (Sinying, TW); Liu, Yu-Wen (Taipei, TW); Sheu, Jyh-Cherng (Hsin-Chu, TW); Tsai, Hao-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW); Jeng, Shin-Puu (Hsin-Chu, TW); Yu, Chen-Hua ... — Read More


Cadence Announces Broad Portfolio of 3D Memory Verification IP

Thursday October 23, 2014

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced the immediate availability of verification IP (VIP) supporting all popular 3D memory standards including Wide I/O 2, Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC), High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) and ... — Read More


Mattson Continues to Gain Millisecond Anneal Market Position With Millios Shipment to a New Customer for Advanced Foundry Production

Thursday October 23, 2014

Mattson Technology, Inc. MTSN, +0.44% a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced that its Millios(TM) millisecond anneal (MSA) system was accepted at a major foundry customer and an additional Millios system was shipped for their ... — Read More


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Maxim Integrated Products Earnings Expected to Dip

Wednesday October 22, 2014

Wall Street is expecting lower profit for Maxim Integrated Products when the company reports its first quarter results on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Analysts are expecting earnings per share of 37 cents after the company booked a profit of 41 cents a share a year earlier. — Read More

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