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  1. Images of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    02. U.S., Cuba restore ties Ending five decades of Cold War hostility, the U.S. and Cuba agreed in December to revive diplomatic ties and to ease a crippling U.S. trade embargo. 03. Abe's rightist push on defense, history Japan approved its right to fight in overseas wars in July through a constitutional reinterpretation that lifted a decades-old ban on exercising collective self-defense,overturning its strictly defensive postwar security policy despite stiff protests at home and global concerns over its unabated revisionist push.

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  2. Stock value of Korea's leading chaebol families surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The value of stocks held by South Korea's leading families who control large business groups or chaebol surged this year, a report by a corporate research firm showed Thursday. According to Chaebul.com, the value of shares owned by Lee Kun-hee and his immediate family, who control Samsung Group, the country's largest conglomerate, stood at 26.06 trillion won , up 94.5 percent from 13.44 trillion won tallied as of Jan. 2 of this year.

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  3. Re: RFMD-TQNT MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EETimes

    These mergers are good precursor boost to the startup ecosystem for IoT. With the maturity in connectivity systems, memory and software, connected devices is the logical step for the market.

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  4. Nevada firms given LGBT gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    An annual "Corporate Equality Index" by the Human Rights campaign assessing how congenial 781 major U.S. corporations and law firms are to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender workers found that 366 have earned 100 percent rankings for their workplace practices. Four of them are in Nevada: HRC spokesperson Rena Peng wrote in an email message that NV Energy can bring its score up: "NV Energy is lacking points in the transgender-inclusive health insurance coverage and domestic partner benefits sections.

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  5. Today In Sa Pro: Wednesday, December 24Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Top Idea: Gladstone Land by Dane Bowler: Long / Micro-Cap / Agricultural REIT / Contrarian / Market Share Growth / Dividend Distribution / REIT Expert Author / 40% Upside Scheduling note: Due to the Christmas holiday, we will not be publishing Top ideas on Thursday, December 25 or Friday, December 26. We will resume regular Top idea publication on Monday, December 29. Have a great holiday weekend! Outstanding Performance Award Winner #1: Long idea on RFMD by Helix Investment Management, published February 3, 2014. Return to date: +199.4% Outstanding Performance Award Winner #2: Short idea on BNFT by Sniper Fund, published March 11, 2014.

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  6. It's mentioned no write current but there's read current apparently. Not much sense.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EETimes

    Such low power or energy, I would also worry about read disturb and retention. This also reminded me a little of MeRAM.

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  7. UMC board approves capex for capacity expansionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | DigiTimes

    The board of directors of United Microelectronics has approved an additional capital expenditure budget of NT$9.34 billion for building new production capacity, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange . UMC is looking to ramp up its capacity for 28nm process technology to 20,000 12-inch wafers monthly in 2015 from the current 12,000 units, the foundry revealed previously.

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  8. Not sure what is being read? Resistance? Such low power or energy, I...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EETimes

    Not sure what is being read? Resistance? Such low power or energy, I would also worry about read disturb and retention. What was the solution of fatigue for FeRAM by Ramesh?, Is it Ramtron International, who provided the solution for fatigue problem of FeRAM? It would be interesting to know how the fatigue problem was overcome by Ramesh in case of FRAM.

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  9. NV Energy Says About 7,300 Customers Without PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    NV Energy says about 7,300 customers are currently without power across Northern Nevada. Most of the outages are related to weather.

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  10. Multiple power outages reported in Washoe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    According to NV Energy's website, 3,508 customers are currently without power in Washoe County. A News 4 viewer called with a tip into the newsroom saying that power is out in the Virginia Foothills, south of Reno; scanner traffic indicates outages could also be present near downtown Reno.

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  11. Japan stocks dip in quiet Christmas tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Japanese investors sent the market slightly lower in early Thursday trade, with volumes expected to be very light as many of the world's top bourses were closed for Christmas. Despite a slight implied gain on the futures market, the Nikkei Stock Average opened lower by 0.3% to give back a portion of the previous day's 1.2% advance, while the Topix shed 0.2%.

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  12. Engaged Capital Goes Activist On Silicon ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Activist hedge fund Engaged Capital recently announced that it had upped its stake in semiconductor manufacturer Silicon Image . The fund, run by Glen Welling, has had a position in Silicon Image for roughly a year.

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  13. IC design service firms partnering with foundry houses to solicit orders for advanced processesRead the original story

    Yesterday | DigiTimes

    Taiwan-based Global Unichip and Alchip Technologies, two IC design service companies partnered with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company , have stepped up efforts to lure related 16nm process orders, according to industry sources. Due to its early deployment in the 16nm process segment, Global Unichip reportedly has grabbed several orders for 16nm Bitcoin mining ASICs from Europe- and US-based firms, said the sources.

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  14. Egypt: Sisi and Huawei Chairwoman Discuss Expansion Plans in Egypt - SpokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and chairwoman of Chinese telecommunications multinational Huawei explored on Wednesday means to expand the company's investment in Egypt. Sisi and Sun Yafang reviewed the company's expansion plans in Egypt, Presidential Spokesman Alaa Youssef said, adding that the latter emphasised Huawei's intentions to foster its investments in Egypt, and highlighted its refrain from exiting the Egyptian market in the past years which have witnessed instability.

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  15. Taiwan Reaps Reward From Reviving U.S. DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wall Street Journal

    Many economists expect U.S. demand for Apple Inc. products will prop growth in Taiwan next year. Here, pedestrians walk in Taipei, Taiwan.

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  16. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Peerless Systems Corp. Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Mobius Acquisition, LLC. )--Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of P... )--Corinth, long known as the "Crossroads" city of the South, may soon become famous for being one of the nation's most technologically advanced cities. )--BAE Systems was awarded a contract worth up to $1.2 billion from the U.S. Army for the EMD and LRIP of the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle.

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  17. Apple and IBM to help cable guy arrive quickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Daily Herald

    Apple and IBM, once the most unlikely of allies, announced the first fruits of a partnership aimed at developing new mobile software -- and selling more mobile devices -- to business customers. One new app, developed jointly by the two companies, promises to help telecom service workers find their way to customer appointments in the field more quickly, using the GPS on an iPhone or iPad.

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  18. Kinnar What was the solution of fatigue for FeRAM by Ramesh?, Is it...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EETimes

    What was the solution of fatigue for FeRAM by Ramesh?, Is it Ramtron International, who provided the solution for fatigue problem of FeRAM? It would be interesting to know how the fatigue problem was overcome by Ramesh in case of FRAM. This memory really has potential of reducing power consumption, but it will take much time in refinement.

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  19. What was the solution of fatigue for FeRAM by RameshRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EETimes

    What was the solution of fatigue for FeRAM by Ramesh?, Is it Ramtron International, who provided the solution for fatigue problem of FeRAM? It would be interesting to know how the fatigue problem was overcome by Ramesh in case of FRAM. This memory really has potential of reducing power consumption, but it will take much time in refinement.

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  20. This week in mobile: AT&T says hola Mexico, hotels seek ban of outside Wi-Fi, China's iPhone salesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    The SNL Kagan Communications Index tracked the wider market in the five trading days ending Dec. 23, up 5.49% compared to the S&P 500's 5.55%. The index was up solidly in a record-setting week, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting 18,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 breaking records as well after the release of a better-than-expected report on the U.S. economy.

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