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3 hrs ago |

Microsemi Corp. Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus

's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus in a research note issued on Friday.


Related Topix: Electronics, Microsemi

7 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Up Stakes In Chemtura Corp (CHMT) And Gentiva...

In the latest round of filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Mario Gabelli and his fund, GAMCO Investors , have disclosed their latest moves.


Related Topix: Gentiva Health Services, Financial Services, Gabelli Asset Management, Investment Services, Analog Devices

11 hrs ago | Reuters

IBM talks with Globalfoundries break down over price: Bloomberg

International Business Machines Corp's attempt to sell its slumping chip manufacturing business to Globalfoundries Inc deteriorated when the two companies failed to agree on a price, Bloomberg reported on Friday.


Related Topix: IBM, Electronics, International Business Machines Corporation -- Microelectronics

14 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

How many people worki n the U.S. semiconductor industry? Census tells us

The U.S. semiconductor and related device manufacturing industry has shrunk in the last five years, according to a report on semiconductor manufacturing released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Electronics, Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX

17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Shane Todd's family says evidence in son's death DESTROYED by police

The key evidence contained the DNA of two unknown people, yet authorities did not do any tests to determine to whom it belonged Rick and Mary Todd claim their son was murdered over an effort to get him to divulge U.S. national secrets to a Chinese company Police in Singapore destroyed two pieces of evidence tied to the death of Shane Todd, whose ... (more)


Related Topix: Electronics, International Business Machines Corporation -- Microelectronics

20 hrs ago |

Samsung Electronics CEO in Nepal

BK Yoon, the CEO and President of Samsung Electronics Co, along with a high-level delegation from Samsung, is in Nepal to review the Samsung Consumer Electronics business here and assess the potential for future growth opportunities in the country.


Related Topix: Nepal, World News, Asia, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, TV

Yesterday | International Business Times

Delayed Galaxy Note 4 Release Date, Plastic-Wrapped Galaxy Alpha...

An employee of Samsung Electronics walks past the company main office in Seoul in this April 6, 2010 file photo.


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

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Amazon's 'Fire' smartphone contains chips from Qualcomm, Samsung, NXP Inc's new "Fire" smartphone contains chips from Qualcomm Inc, NXP Semiconductors NV, and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, according to repair and teardown specialists iFixit, which pried one open on Thursday.


Related Topix: Qualcomm, Skyworks Solutions, Electronics, Apple, Startups, iPod touch App, iPad App, Google+, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Cameras

International Business Times

Xiaomi Mi 4 vs. Amazon Fire Phone Price, Specs and Features: The Low-End Phone Battle Starts

Two phones were recently released to the consumer electronics market. The first one released last June is Amazon Fire Phone and the second smartphone is Xiaomi Mi 4 introduced last July 22 in Three models of China's Xiaomi Mi phones are pictured during their launch in New Delhi July 15, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, India, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, CPU, Science / Technology

Information Technology

QLogic Reports First Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2015

QLogic Corp. , a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced its first quarter financial results for the period ended June 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Computers, QLogic

The Motley Fool

RF Micro Devices, Inc. Destroys Q1 Estimates; Shares Surge

RFMD shares jumped as much as 7.8% in after-hours trading, as the results exceeded analyst expectations by a wide margin.


Related Topix: Electronics, RF Micro Devices

New Yorker

Of Microchips and Men: A Conversation About Intel

Before Silicon Valley was known for Google employees whisked to work in private shuttles, startups valued in the billions, and people walking around with optical displays strapped to their faces, it was known simply for silicon-the stuff used to make computer chips.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Computers, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, CPU, Science / Technology, Inventions, Fairchild Semiconductor, Electronics


Public Utilities Commission Hears Input on Proposed Rate Increase

The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada is deciding on a controversial topic in the next few months.


Related Topix: NV Energy, Electronics, Department of Energy


Samsung Introduces New External Optical Disc Drives for Ultrabooks

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in digital media and convergence technologies, announced today its newest ultra-slim portable DVD writers, the SE-218GN and SE-208GB optical disc drives with a sleeker design and mobile size for Ultrabook users on-the-go.


Related Topix: Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, PC

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Information Technology

Teradyne Reports Strong Sequential Growth in Second Quarter 2014 Orders, Revenues and Earnings

Teradyne, Inc. reported revenue of $526 million for the second quarter of 2014 of which $422 million was in Semiconductor Test, $69 million in Wireless Test and $35 million in System Test.


Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Teradyne, Electronics, Startups, Litepoint, CPU, Science / Technology


UPDATE 1-Cirrus Logic forecasts quarterly revenue below estimates

Cirrus Logic Inc, a supplier of audio chips for the iPhone, forecast current-quarter revenue slightly below the midpoint of analysts' estimates.


Related Topix: Electronics, Cirrus Logic, Apple, Startups

Here's Why Enterprise SSD Is An Important Business For Micron

Strong market demand and solid operational execution helped Micron Technology report another quarter of strong growth in fiscal Q3 2014.


Related Topix: Electronics, Micron Technology, Financial Markets

Wednesday Sector Laggards: Semiconductors, Computer Peripherals

In trading on Wednesday, semiconductors shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.9%.


Related Topix: Xilinx, Startups, Lattice Semiconductor, Electronics, Financial Markets

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Vehicle accident causes power outage near Nellis, Charleston

A motor vehicle accident this morning has caused a power outage for more than 200 customers, according to the NV Energy website.


Related Topix: Electronics, NV Energy, Energy

Electronics Weekly

ST turns a profit

Thanks to a payment of $100 million from the French government under the Nano2017 R&D support programme, STMicroelectronics recorded its first quarterly profit for 11 quarters in Q2.


Related Topix: Electronics, STMicroelectronics NV


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