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41 min ago |

Corning donates $1.8M in parts for space telescope

The not-for-profit BoldlyGo Institute wants to put its ASTRO-1 telescope in orbit by the mid-2020s.


Related Topix: Telecom, Corning, Corning, NY, Science / Technology, NASA

41 min ago | BroadcastNewsroom

Tektronix Waveform Monitors Meet 4K Needs of Production, Post-Production and Broadcast Markets

"4K is taking off and all the companies involved in the production and delivery of 4K content from camera manufacturers to post-production houses to broadcasters are investing in new 4K-related equipment as cost-consciously as possible.


Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Tektronix, Electronic, Broadcast

2 hrs ago | Business Journal

Voxx to build $17M manufacturing center in C. Fla. with new high-wage jobs

The Orange County Commission on July 29 approved an incentive package to lure a car equipment manufacturer to expand in Orange County.


Related Topix: Audiovox, Electronics, Telecom

3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

Huawei ships 34-M smartphones in H1 globally

China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said smartphone shipments in the first half rose 62 percent year-on-year, as it targets the more expensive smartphone sector dominated by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc. Shenzhen-based Huawei has shipped 34.27 million smartphones globally in the first six months ending June 30 - about 43 percent of its ... (more)


Related Topix: Huawei Technologies, Apple, Startups, Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Energy, Oil & Gas, Samsung

8 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The report is available at ''. Additional information is available at ''... )--PartnerRe Ltd. today reported net income of $257.7 million, or $5.02 per share for the second quarter of 2014.


Related Topix: Indianapolis, IN, Insurance, PartnerRe, Semiconductors, Amkor Technology, Startups, Intevac, Exactech, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

8 hrs ago |

Earnings off at Franklin Electric Co.

Franklin Electric Co. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $27.1 million, or 55 cents per diluted share, a 4 percent decline from the $28.1 million, or 58 cents a share, posted for the same three months of 2013.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Franklin Electric Co, Fort Wayne, IN, Real Estate, Housing

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Lowell Sun

Report: Saint-Gobain ceases operations in Devens

Saint-Gobain, a France-based building-materials company, has ceased operations at the former Evergreen Solar plant at 112 Barnum Road.


Related Topix: Devens, MA, Semiconductors, Evergreen Solar, Rubber-Plastics, Nypro, Industrial Machines

Information Technology

Fitch Rates Tyco Electronics $1 Billion Senior Notes Offering 'A-'

Group S.A.'s $1 billion senior notes issuance. TEGSA, a wholly owned subsidiary of TE Connectivity Ltd. , issued: TEGSA will use net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including funding a portion of the $1.7 billion Measurement Specialties acquisition expected to close in the latter part of calendar 2014, pending customary regulatory ... (more)


Related Topix: Tyco Electronics

San Jose Mercury News

Applied Materials, Tokyo Electron refile for China deal

Applied Materials, the largest chipmaking-equipment supplier, refiled an application with China's Ministry of Commerce seeking approval of its takeover of Tokyo Electron.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Applied Materials, Startups, World News, China, Asia, Intel, Business News

Business Wire

Fairchild Appoints Gaurang Shah as Senior Vice President For Newly Formed Power Systems Group

Mr. Shah will be located at the company's San Jose headquarters. In his role, Mr. Shah will be responsible for leading the development of systems solutions for the mobile solutions and power conversion markets, that create unique competitive advantage for Fairchild's global customers.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Fairchild Semiconductor, Startups, Maxim Integrated Products, Cypress Semiconductor, Cornell University

Computer And Video Games

NES Remix getting disc-based release in US

Nintendo of America is to package both NES Remix titles on one disc for a retail release later this year.


Related Topix: Nintendo of America, Electronics

Hexcel Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

Hexcel has earned an average rating of "Buy" from the ten analysts that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Chemicals, Hexcel

The Financial Mirror

Renesas Electronics Announces Absorption ...

Renesas Electronics Corporation , a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced that, under the approval of Renesas Electronics' Board of Directors on July 28, 2014, it will consolidate its subsidiary Renesas Mobile Corporation through an absorption-type merger .


Related Topix: Renesas Technology, Semiconductors

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Black+Decker BDH2000PL MAX - Life is for Living, Not Cleaning

Live much? Then you gotta clean much. Not anymore with the Black+Decker BDH2000PL MAX Lithium Pivot Vacuum.


Related Topix: Lithium Technologies, Startups, Lithium Technology

International Business Times

Update Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S5 LTE with Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware Build XXU1ANG2

The update has started rolling out in Europe since July 23 and should trickle to other regions and carriers soon.


Related Topix: Cameras, South Korea, World News, Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co

The Times of Israel

Israeli firms get funding, buyout offers despite war

Israeli companies are still making their mark abroad, despite the conflict with Hamas terrorists.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Scientific Instruments, Newport,

Philippines Today

DOST facility to propel local electronics industry

A state-of-the-art Electronics Product Development Center will soon be established in the country to power up the local electronics industry and propel it to global competitiveness.


The Las Vegas Sun

Potential for renewable energy soaring at Nellis Air Force Base

President Barack Obama looks at solar panels at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada in 2009.


Related Topix: Nellis Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Semiconductors, NV Energy, Solar Energy


Car Hits Two Apartment Buildings, Causing A Gas Leak

Some tenants at Peckham Gardens Apartment are displaced tonight after a car hit two buildings, causing a gas main to rupture and leak.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, NV Energy

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Zacks Upgrades Benchmark Electronics to Outperform

The firm currently has a $26.70 target price on the stock. Zacks 's target price suggests a potential upside of 7.27% from the stock's previous close.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Benchmark Electronics


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