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Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: Groupon Inc., Micron Technology, Sysorex Global Holdings Corp.

According to GuruFocus Insider Data , these are the largest CEO sales during the past week: Groupon Inc, Micron Technology, Sysorex Global Holdings Corp. CEO, 10% Owner of Groupon Inc Eric P Lefkofsky sold 454,166 shares on 04/15/2014 at an average price of $6.96.


Related Topix: Electronics, Micron Technology, Numonyx

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Samsung Is Developing Own Platform, Apps

Samsung Electronics Co. overtook Apple Inc. to become the world's biggest smartphone maker by selling hardware using Google Inc.'s popular Android operating system.


Related Topix: Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co, Google, Startups

Business Times

GlobalFoundries ramping up S...

'Singapore is the largest manufacturing site in our global footprint.' - Ang Kay Chai, GlobalFoundries' senior VP and general manager for Singapore [SINGAPORE] The Singapore arm of GlobalFoundries - or what was previously Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing - is ramping up to expand its 300mm silicon wafer production capacity to wring out a third ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing, 9, Santa Clara, CA, Consulting, Gartner


Chip makers w/US Headquarters

While reading this article and reminiscing about Motorola, I started thinking of who was left in US shores and thought there was but a handful remaining.


Related Topix: Motorola, RF Micro Devices, Electronics, Startups, Intel

Seeking Alpha

Broadcom May Have A Profitable Return

Broadcom's top-line growth is at a steady pace, but the bottom line is suffering due to higher operating costs.


Related Topix: Electronics, Broadcom, CPU

Seeking Alpha

IBM: A Decent Q1 But Worse Than Expected Outlook

International Business Machines , the technology behemoth, reported a first quarter that on the surface appeared horrible, but upon further review, in constant currency the quarter was decent.


Related Topix: IBM, International Business Machines Corporation -- Microelectronics, Electronics, Netezza, Host Analytics, Computers, IT Services, Science Applications International, Software

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Korea Herald

[Ferry Disaster] Corporate Korea sends aid and volunteers to Jindo

Korean companies are working to provide the necessary aid and emotional support as the nation still rocks from shock and grief over the tragic accident involving the Sewol ferry.


Related Topix: Samsung Group, Electronics, Chemicals


Galaxy S5 Phone: Less Can Be More

A year ago, Samsung tried to blow away consumers -- as well as its chief rival, Apple's iPhone -- by packing seemingly every feature known to man into one device.


Related Topix: iPhone, Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Danny Soliz: A helping hand inside and outside of the office

How I ended up in the business: Retired from Texas Instruments after 30 years. My last 14 years with TI, I was the marketing services/customer services manager for the consumer products division.


Related Topix: Texas Instruments, Electronics, Marketing, Lubbock, TX

Information Technology

MKS Introduces Dynamic Frequency Tuning

ENP Newswire - 18 April 2014 Release date- 17042014 - Andover, MA - MKS Instruments, Inc. , a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, has introduced Dynamic Frequency Tuning technology in RF plasma generators.


Related Topix: MKS Instruments, Electronics, Andover, MA, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology


Semtech Launches SC802 Series Battery Charger ICs

Semtech Corp. , a producer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced its SC802 Series of lithium-ion/lithium-polymer battery charger ICs, which feature a six-hour programmable charge timer and thermistor voltage input sensor to allow designers to program in redundant charge termination functions to protect portable products from faulty ... (more)


Related Topix: Semtech, Electronics, Camarillo, CA, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

The China Post

Local market gains capped after index hit 9,000

Shares in Taiwan failed to remain above the 9,000-point mark at the close of trade as investors locked in their earlier gains, although the index still ended up from the previous day, dealers said.


Related Topix: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, World News, Taiwan, Financial Markets

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday

Helix Energy Solutions Group will be posting its Q114 quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 21st.


Related Topix: Electronics, Industrial Machines, Helix Technology

CNet News

Samsung, Globalfoundries Partner on 14nm Chip Process

Samsung Electronics and Globalfoundries are partnering to jointly develop 14-nanometer processors that feature a three-dimensional transistor architecture, a move that will challenge top chip foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing and will put more pressure on Intel's growing foundry business.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Startups, Intel, Altera

Business Wire

Cohu to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results

A conference call to discuss First Quarter 2014 results will follow at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time/4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Cohu, Electronics

Business Journal

Cal ISO, NV Energy look to share electrical load

California ISO is looking to share the electrical load with Nevada-based NV Energy.


Related Topix: NV Energy, Electronics, Energy, California Independent System Operator

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (TSM) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.01, ARN reports.


Related Topix: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, WaferTech, Electronics

Denver Post

Researcher finds flaw in Samsung fingerprint check

A customer looks at the new Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S5 smartphone on display at a Best Buy Co.


Related Topix: Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Cameras, PayPal, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Thu Apr 17, 2014

US Tech

Data I/O to Demonstrate Two-Time Award-Winning PSV7000 Automated...

Data I/O Corporation , the leading global provider of advanced programming and IP management solutions for flash, flash-memory based intelligent devices and microcontrollers, announced today that it will highlight the PSV7000 automated programming system along with the FLX500 in Booth #A1-1G91 at NEPCON China, scheduled to take place April 23-25, ... (more)


Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Electronics, Data IO, World News, China

Investor's Business Daily

Diodes, Lyondell Near Buy Points Despite Correction

Several stocks in the Spotlight screen are near buy points as they hold near highs despite the market's correction.


Related Topix: Electronics, Diodes


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