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1 hr 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, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Energy, Oil & Gas, Samsung

2 hrs ago | 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, Evergreen Solar, Electronics, Rubber-Plastics, Nypro, Industrial Machines

2 hrs ago | International Business Times

New Samsung Galaxy Tab Q (Galaxy W) With 7.0-Inch Display, Voice...

However, there is a new addition to the Galaxy Tab series of tablets with the Galaxy Tab Q waiting to be released.


Related Topix: Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co, Science / Technology, CPU

2 hrs ago | International Business Times

Xiaomi Mi4 vs. OnePlus One-Specifications, Features, Release Date and Price Showdown

OnePlus One was released in June, whereas the latest Xiaomi Mi4 has just been launched this Tuesday.


Related Topix: World News, India, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Wireless, Emerging Technology

6 hrs ago | 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: Electronics, Applied Materials, Startups, World News, China, Asia, Intel, Business News

10 hrs ago | 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: Fairchild Semiconductor, Electronics, Startups, Maxim Integrated Products, Cypress Semiconductor, Cornell University

10 hrs ago | Business Journal

JSNN nanomanufacturing group adds members

An organization established by the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering and Gateway University Research Park in Greensboro to build partnerships between academic researchers and industry has grown to 25 members in its first year, according to an update from the JSNN.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, RF Micro Devices, Electronics, VF, Apparel, Luna Innovations

10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

EPA approves plan to curtail operations at Navajo Generating Station

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today approved a plan to close one of three generators at the Navajo Generating Station coal-fired power plant near Page and eventually add new pollution controls to the others to address regional haze.


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Tucson, AZ, us Travel, Travel, NV Energy, Electronics

14 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Dat maakte het bestuur van George Lucas' museum maandag bek... )--Bentley's AssetWise APM V7.2 empowers immersive APM, a visual environment in which hypermodeling is used to spatially enable operations and maintenance for in... )--ON Semiconductor , driving energy efficient innovations, has added three new current mode, fixed frequency switching ... (more)


Related Topix: Retail, Family Dollars Stores, Rick Scott, US Governors, ON Semiconductor, Electronics

19 hrs ago | 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: Electronics, Renesas Technology

23 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Kopin Corporation: Wearable Products With Near Eye Displays, One OEM To Supply Them All?

Near Eye Displays which are small, light, power-efficient and deliver daylight readability are critical to the success of head worn wearables.


Related Topix: Kopin, Electronics, Camcorders, TV

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Korea Herald

Samsung most popular smartphone brand in emerging markets: survey

South Korea's tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. is the most popular smartphone brand in a handful of emerging markets, a survey showed Monday, outdoing rivals at home and abroad such as Apple Inc. of the United States and local competitor LG Electronics Inc. In the poll conducted by Credit Suisse Research Institute on 15,873 users from nine ... (more)


Related Topix: Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co, LG Electronics

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, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics

Seeking Alpha

Is This A 'Buy The Dip' Opportunity At Maxim Integrated Products?

A weak outlook for high-end Samsung phones, as well as declines in Industrial sales, leads to a double-digit downward revision to the next quarter's revenue target.


Related Topix: Startups, Teridian Semiconductor, Maxim Integrated Products, Electronics, Apple, iPhone

Seeking Alpha

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: Micron Technology, Electronics, Startups, Numonyx, Lexar Media, MicroLink

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, NV Energy, Electronics, 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: Electronics, NV Energy

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Nevada Appeal

Power outage affecting 1,855 customers

NV Energy reported 1,855 customers are without power in Carson City and Douglas County.


Related Topix: NV Energy, Electronics, Carson City, NV, Douglas County, NV

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

NV Energy boostsits rate increase that is before PUC

Customers who recently expressed displeasure with a proposed 0.9 percent increasing in their NV Energy bill are likely to be less than happy with the latest development.


Related Topix: Electronics, NV Energy

RF Micro Devices Receives "Strong-Buy" Rating from Raymond James

's stock had its "strong-buy" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Raymond James in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday.


Related Topix: Electronics, RF Micro Devices, Apparel, Raymond Ltd


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