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News Updated on 31 Dec 2016

NeoPhotonics sells its low speed transceiver products to China based APAT

ARM acquires HPC/supercomputer software specialist Allinea

Airpods are new market enabler for digital audio UI

A big non-semiconductor consolidation: TDK to acquire InvenSense for1.3B

The robot market prediction by IDC for 2017 and further

Flexible PCB growth outpacing rigid PCB growth

MPS files a lawsuit against Intersil

Arrow to sell Vodafone IoT services

Diodes revises revenue outlook after the fire incident at one of its fab

Micron completes acquisition of Inotera Memories

Panasonic to increase local manufacturing and research in India

virtual spending to exceed phsical networks by 2019, says ABI

Chinese companies start a lab for smart home security

ON Semi chairman J.Daniel McCranie to retire

Webinar on Victory Process 2D, a semiconductor chip process simulator

RF and opto expert MACOM gets into digital by acquiring Applied Micro

Can the TFT display turn organic?

Supercomputer with performance density of 1.5 PetaFLOPS/m3

Siemens to acquire Mentor Graphics and Samsung to acquire Harman

Telit's IoT event on 16th and 18th in Chennai and Bengaluru

More than 1B WiGig chipsets to ship to the smartphone market, predicts ABI

Excelpoint to distribute Xilinx' products in India

Antonio J. Viana joins Arteris board of directors

IPC launches an online course to learn its standards

Cross platform connections help grow India IoT biz

GaN VCSELs designed with higher conductivity

Japanese researchers work towards making Ge ICs more realistic

Voice control is increasingly used in smart home electronics

FLIR acquires machine vision camera vendor Point Grey Research

QuickLogic is the latest semiconductor partner of CyWeeMotion

Philips and Masimo jointly market and sell each others products

A new market fast emerges for solar microinverters in the form of HVAC

A 100x more effecient oxygen production in artificial photosynthesis

High speed merging: Inphi to acquire ClariPhy

ST to contribute to HDBaseT Automotive, a single cable for in-car wiring

XMOS Improving voice control on embedded systems through partnership

Broadcom enters FC SAN product market by acquiring Brocade

T&VS and Imperas partner in offering virtual software platform for testing

StarChip and Cortus to provide secure solutions for IOT

Advantech and ARM collaborate on IoT platform

Cognitive/AI sys to grow 55.1% CAGR from $8B in 2016 to $47B in 2020, IDC

Espressif uses CEVAís RivieraWaves in ita ESP32 wireless chip

MStar SoC MSC318 paired with OmniVision IR sensitive image sensors

HP offering Intel powered HPC platform in India for researchers to test software

Decawave shipping UWB ICs for less than $15 at scale

Free solar installation training for the 10th pass by NISE and TUV

Nokia is top ranked in small cells competitive assessment

Purdue seeks to raise $40M by 2019 through contributions

FPGA accelerated computing for stock trading financial application

OpenStack gets strong backing from Cavium

Molex buys Phillips-Medisize

Honeywell collaborates with flowserve in providing IIoT solutions

Echeloní processors chosen by ABBA Logic for its access control products

Silicon and software displayed and talked at ARM TechCon 2016

IDC finds sharp decline in Smart watch shipment volumes

Aquantia and GlobalFoundries collaborate to deliver all copper 100Gbit/s networking

RapidIO interoperable with Xilinx UltraScale FPGAs

Cyient names Suman Narayan as senior VP and semiconductor biz head

40nm Resistive RAM from 4DS on par with 3D Flash memory

Qualcomm and NXP deal, a single move aiming multiple targets

HMicro' WiPoint powered by CEVA's RivieraWaves Wi-Fi IP

Camera based driver monitoring system strengthens autonomous driving reliability

Panasonic team up with Tesla in solar PV cell and module production

IoT and automotive are future big market drivers for sensors

Toy testing & certification by TUV Rheinland in its India labs

HomePlug specs made public after seeing 220M devices deployed

Baidu employs Xilinx's FPGAs to accelerate machine learning

Samsung is preparing to recover from any revenue slip from battery incident

40% up in shipment of wireless charging enabled devices in 2016, estimates IHS

Japanese passive component maker Murata acquires IPDiA

Mentor Graphics acquires chip-test tool expert Galaxy Semiconductor

Infineon gains lidar expertise by acquiring Innoluce BV

Gartner forecasts decline in PC shipments in 2016

AI algorithm automates deep-learning

14 nm chip and 3D system in package, a technology made for wearables

Merger of Lam Research and KLA-Tencor cancelled

Semtech and Comcast to deploy trial LoRaWAN network in US

The overall mobility industry to add US$40 billion revenue every year

Leti joins Stanford's SystemX Alliance

Berg estimates a 71 million self driving cars by 2030

Panasonic develops flexible batteries for wearables and smart cards

Smart phone app to diagnose Anemia non-invasively

B2B market for wearables is gaining significance

Surveillance, biometrics and VR to drive IR-LED market

China emerge as the largest market for electric vehicles

Cellular M2M terminals shipment to reach 5.7 million in 2020

The technology of smart lighting detecting human occupancy

National Conference on E- Governance: Deliveries on Transparency, Compliance and Good Governance

Enhancing energy efficiency by ultra-low standby power consumption in consumer electronics appliances

ABI predicts centimeter-level accurate GNSS in Automotive by 2021

Smart parking app tells nearest parking in real-time

Curing, sterilization and purification to drive UV LED market

10th Annual Linley Processor Conf to highlight processor market dynamics

SES-imagotag to acquire Pdi

State-of-art VLSI verification discussed at DV-CON India 2016

Rohm Electronics targets Indian ceiling fan market

Renesas acquiring intersil; a smart move

Manufacturers count upon big data analytics to pilot smart production

Chinese wearable devices feature rich-functions made for local needs

ABI: Wearable scanner shipments to reach 22 Million by 2021 from 7M in 2016

BrightVolt to utilize Series B funds to build on its patented battery tech

Mindtree partners with Conversable to transform customer conversations

A consumer electronics tech show IGE 2016 in Bangalore on 5-7th Oct 2016

Tata Elxsi collaborates with Avaya to develop IOT based on SDN architecture

DRAM contract prices forecasted to see another q-o-q 10% growth

HDMI unveils USB Type Ė C connector as an alternative mode

UMC collaborates with APM to strengthen its MEMS service offer

ABI ranks Bosch, Harman, and Continental as top3 for connected car tech

Videocon d2h tie up with CSC eGovernance Services

Registration opens for "India Innovation Challenge" 2016 on mygov.in

ESDM trade fair: Electronica and Productronica India 2016 on Sept 21-23 in Bengaluru

DRAMeXchange: SSD adoption in notebooks to reach 50% in 2018

Detachables to enable the growth of tablet market in 2018

Quantum computing by using perovskite discovered by NREL researchers

THP7212 is adopted to German automakerís drive recorders as dealer options

Littelfuse acquires TVS diodes and other selected products from On Semiconductor

Heliatek completes second phase of organic Solar PV project in Singapore

Mouser scales up its operations in Bangalore, India

JEDEC approves 2016 SPD enhancement for DDR4/DDR4E and LPDDR3/LPDDR4

Samsung R&D Institute hosts inauguration of Khronos Bangalore Chapter

Jaswinder Ahuja of Cadence bats for Indian electronics product design startups

Panasonic acquires automotive embedded software co OpenSynergy

Cypress Semiconductor appoints Hassane El-Khoury as CEO

Semtech completes divestiture of its Snowbush IP business

Sony to transfer battery business to Murata

Can DEFTRONICS 2016 lead to deftreneur park?

ST grows its capability in secure microcontroller market

Analog to acquire Linear, and the Softbank to acquire ARM

MStarís Hybrid STB chip-set integrated with the CubiTV Hybrid Middleware

Infineon to acquire Cree's Wolfspeed for 850 Million

Visteon completes acquisition of India based AllGo Embedded Systems

India gets in to the IOT bus

Day 2: 7th Strategic Electronics Summit 2016: Government bodies, Defence and Academia come together to discuss the way forward

7th Strategic Electronics Summit 2016 inaugurated at BIEC, Bengaluru

FLIR Systems Acquires Armasight, Inc. for $41 Million

Averna acquires US based Nexjen Systems

7th Strategic Electronics Summit, Bangalore announced

MD-SIG launches LEDset specs for interoperable LED drivers and modules

SMIC gains automotive IC manufacturing capability

Brian Faith to replace retiring Andy Pease as QuickLogic' President and CEO

EUV set for volume semiconductor chip production in 2018

Marvell appoints Matthew J. Murphy as President and CEO

Apple HomeKit camera and doorbell supported by Ambarella's SoC

Logic and memory in single cell enables Toshiba to reduce FPGA die size by half

Yelahanka based Centum Electronics acquires French embedded developer

Large software developer meet by IBM on Jun 17 in Bangalore

Cavium agree to buy Qlogic

NXP sells its discrete logic and power semiconductor biz to Chinese investors

IOT VLSI IC design: Access to ARM Cortex-M0 processor and EDA tools on cloud

IHS: AI sys in infotainment and ADAS to rise from 7M in 2015 to 122Mn by 2025

IOT help in maintenance and service support of machines

Artificial intelligence is not exactly the old wine in new bottle

What is this precision agriculture and how electronics technology is applied

Intersil appoints Sunny Gupta as Senior VP

Silvaco agreeing to acquire Ipextreme

Semiconductor revenue update this week: Ambarella and Sigma Designs

Cadence and Synopsys supports SMIC' 28 nm low-power process

VLSI chip design IP core news this week

Marvell appoints Andy Micallef as COO

Over the counter hearing devices for people with moderate hearing loss suggested

Use of Microcontroller chips in embedded computer market to grow faster

Advanced semiconductor package litho growing 18.6%, 4x faster than IC lithography

Micrium' ĶC/OS-III RTOS ported into EnSilica' eSi-RISC processor cores

Sheet like insulation layer for semiconductor package substrates

CEVA-XM4 vector vision processor IP powers vision SoC NU4000

Full HD over USB: Demo by DisplayLink connecting four 4K HD monitors

Environment friendly electronic solutions for rat menace

When every needy-one has smartphone,PC, and HDTV; VR gets in with spiky growth

ISRO and Bangalore based Navika gets India GPS freedom

Global positioning data is vital for autonomous vehicles

RF CMOS transceiver sensor drives self driving technology

Moore's law is near obsolete

The safety and security in IOT is as important as life sciences research

DSP Group appoints Daniel Amir to Corporate VP, Biz Dev, Strat, and IR

Node race: ARM, TSMC together speeding towards 7 nm, Samsung is ahead

Avnet India launches product testing service for electronics product design in India

IOT powered smart home can save 10% electric power consumption

VLSI design companies press the throttle lever of cache coherent interconnect tech

ARM acquires image processing technology expert Apical

New handbook by IPC for troubleshooting PCB fabrication processes

iPDKs for Lfoundry's 150 nm Analog and RF CMOS Process for Keysight Eesof

CEA Collaborates with Intel to research on key Digital technologies

Lenovo to make enterprise products for its Europe customers in Hungary

You can buy electronic components in India from Mouser by paying in INR

Chip makers to spend less on capital equipment in 2016, according to Gartner

A nano sized machine which can enter living cell

Hua Hong Semiconductor shipped more than half a billion LED driver chips in 2015

Hotspot 2.0, 802.11ac and NFV driving carrier WiFi equipment market

Freescale+NXP and the variable

IESA elects executive council for 2016-17

CEVA-XC DSP power Autotalks' V2X processor

MACOM files suit against Infineon over GaN patents

Cypress gains wireless product strength in the IOT market

Hero Electronix, acquires stake in Tessolve Semiconductor

A Smart city, semiconductor industry's mega-opportunity


Qorvo to acquire GreenPeak Technologies

Taiwan holds on its top position in semiconductor foundry business

TE completes acquisition of minimally invasive medical device expert Creganna

Factors enabling smart living

Global semiconductor revenue fell by around 2% in 2015

Personal computer still remains a top computing platform

JEDEC publishes JESD220-2 UFS Card Extension Standard

Midea acquire 80.1% stake in Toshiba home appliances business

IOT design competition 2016 announced by Analog Devices India

Hua Hong shipped more than 720 million java smartcard chips in 2015

Multiple NDEF Records in a single STMís NFC/RFID Tag

Hitachi and Redlen to develop PCCT semiconductor detector module

Arctic Sand receives $19M series B funding

ThreadX RToS exceed 5.4 Billion deployments

Ramco open MRO lab in Singapore

IESA VS 2016: Focus is on electronics manufacturing and funding

VLSI Design: Webinar on creating ASICs to enable IoT & M2M on 16th February 2016

SDN market: Virtualization/control layer and SDN applications segment to grow faster

Sony to acquire Altair Semiconductor targeting IoT market

India Video Surveillance market is expected to reach $952.94 million by 2016

ST chips power Make in India STB from MyBox

Sensor hub chip, a trending component in latest smart phone design

Semtech and STMicroelectronics Collaborate to Scale LoRa Technology

The GaAs IC Market Growing 25% in 2015, as per a market study

FLIR acquires DVTEL for $92 Million

Rockwell Collins India opens new facility in Bangalore

£1.2 million secured by Dukosi to accelerate smart battery technology

Light instead of electricity to measure temperature

Arun Kakatkar given additional role of MD of TE Connectivity India

Artificial material creates energy using photosynthesis like process

Embedded-FPGA-tech expert Flex Logix gets $7.4M VC funding

Applied Materials and A*STAR to start a new lab in Singapore

Applied Materials Joins IITB Research Park as Anchor Client

Cobham says its commercial Mixed-Signal ASIC growth is strong for 2015

Sony announces plan to spin out semiconductor group into new business

VLSI design: NEBULA, iJTAGServer and Cadence Incisive Enterprise Simulator interoperate

DC-DC handbook provides details on use of high performance GaN

Telit IoT Platform powers CelloTrack Nano System

STMicro joins Entrust Datacard to participate in its smart card CVP

Rapidly growing Automotive Electronics market in India

Mouser stocking TE's Micro SFP+ connector and cable assemblies

Dialog Semiconductor to acquire Atmel for $4.6 Billion

Mentor Graphics acquires Calypto Design Systems

ZOLL acquires Kyma Medical Technologies

Mouser stocks Littelfuse circuit protection for IoT Wearables

C2000 Delfino MCU LaunchPad kit stocked by Mouser

DVCon India 2015 grows bigger in its second year

Intersil acquires Great Wall Semiconductor

Cadence, Mentor and Breker working together in defining SOC verification std

Video explains surround view creation in automotive systems

More than 1 Million MACOM GaN on Si devices in the field

OnePlus 2 phone takes better images due to gyro and proximity sensors

Sigma ramp up the production of its STV7701UHD TV IC

MediaTek to acquire Richtek

Semiconductor chip sales down in July 2015

Diodes to acquire Pericom Semiconductor

Flexible electronics: Flexible OLED panels moving closer to commercial feasibility

IBM cloud and ARM's chips connected to form a unified system of systems

MightyWorks audio tech ported into Cadence Tensilica HiFi DSPs

Wolfspeed is the new spin-off company of Cree' SiC/GaN semiconductor biz

Bengaluru electronics start-up launches most advanced wireless charging pad

electronica India 2015 and productronica India 2015 in Delhi on Sept 9-11

ABI: Bluvision is the leading BLE Beacon vendor in 2014

ESDM Ecosystem: Think locally, win globally

CoE for VLSI and embedded system design at BMSCE Bangalore

Intel India opens Maker Lab in its Bengaluru campus

Avago's revenues grow faster than the semiconductor industry average

Wearable shipment growth: From 5.6M to 18.1M shipments in 2nd Q 2015

Tesla deal makes Panasonic a big leader in EV batteries with 39% share

Top three vendors of tablet computers in India: iBall, Samsung and Datawind

Gartner: Worldwide server shipment grew 8% and revenue by 7.2% in 2Q 2015

40Gb Ethernet revenue grew 59.7% in 2Q2015, finds IDC

CommScope buys TE Connectivity's broadband network solutions business

Qorvo to double GaN device capacity

Why did the Rambus decide to sell its own IC chips?

IC chip design trends discussed at CDNLive India 2015

Smartphone market is no more hotcake-like

IOT, smart home and automotive, a safer zone for semiconductor industry

New applications expands growth for image sensor market in 2015

Its high risk for semiconductor vendors to depend only on few big customers

Intel ups software and design support to its Curie module at IDF 2015

Lenovo to make smartphones in Chennai, India

Brooks Automation acquires semiconductor cleaner solution company

Three U.S. Patents related to memory storage granted to StorTrends

The best robotics competition in India open for registration

USB Type-C device makers can now get their products SlimPort certified

Foxconn, a big entry in India-electronics manufacturing by Taiwan industry

ams AG announce enhancements on its advanced 0.35Ķm CMOS optoelectronics

Imec advancing in GaN technology

Amino acquires Entone

Samsung begins volume production before Toshiba sampling 256Gb 3-D NAND

Aricent acquires India based VLSI design services company SmartPlay

Semiconductor fab race: Intel, TSMC, Glofo, Samsung neck to neck, SMIC fast catching

FPGA ingredient: Must in 4G/5G wireless, cloud and data centers

Mid-year semiconductor market forecast for 2015: near flat to small growth

Gartner forecasts 500-700 million smarthomes worldwide by 2020

Fast battery charging and wireless charging; two hot trends in mobile and EV

In the slowing PC market, Apple loses to Lenovo

IT Asia 2015 in Hyderabad on 25th -27th Sept by MAIT and Telangana Government

New safety-docs for STM8A automotive MCUs for ISO 26262 Certification

Marvell's co-founder Ms. Weili Dai appointed to GSA Board

Qualcomm acquires broadband networking chipmaker Ikanos to target smarthome

Hitachi High-Tech completes transfer of Photomask data verification biz to Synopsys

Montage licenses Arteris FlexNoC Interconnect IP for STB SoCs

SanDisk and SK Hynix settle law-suit and expand business deals

Intel to set up electronics hobbyists/maker lab in Bangalore

16M image sensors from Toshiba and Samsung compete for thin smart phones

Altera to use ZMD's MMDC to cut power consumption in its FPGAs and SoCs

Intel's Digital India design challenge identifies 20 contestants

Non-volatile memory tech breakthrough by Micron and Intel

AMS acquires CMOS sensor business of NXP

ARM buys security VLSI IP expert Sansa Security

Tizen Developer Summit held first time in Bengaluru

MIT researchers fabricate reliable GaN power transistors at low cost

Strategic Electronics Summit at BIEC, Bengaluru on 30-31, July 2015

The innovation igniter left us

Altran acquires India based VLSI design company SiConTech

3.4 billion ARM-based chips shipped in 2Q 2015, up 26% year-on-year

UMC starts volume production of AMD GPUs using TSV process

ROHM Semiconductor acquires Powervation

Electronica India, Productronica India in Delhi on Sep 9-11

Consistent growth for TI from Analog ICs

Kilopass appoints SOC expert Jen-Tai Hsu as VP of engineering

STM32 ARM Cortex M microcontroller' market expands for ST

MAIT appoints Ms. Debjani Ghosh as new President

Synopsys acquires Seeker from Quotium

FDSOI interest jump-up with 22nm FDSOI fab from Globalfoundries

Monolithic 3-D IC fabrication, a vertically integrated CMOS transistors

India IT hardware market 2014-15: Smartphone, phablet and server grew up, PC down

Semicon West: Forget microelectronics itís not even nano letís call it atomtronics

ClassOne Technology won ďBest of WestĒ Award for its Solstice S4

Do you have a wearable design idea for a social cause?

China goes for big in semiconductor

Bluetooth powered beacons: Get ready for new range of apps

How 64-bit ARM Processor servers trending?

Semtech cuts its staff-size by 8%

WATCH by Rice researchers smartly uses TV UHF band to offer super Wi-Fi

Medtronic to acquire RF Surgical Systems

Cutting Neon gas consumption in ArF and KrF light sources used in chip manufacturing

TrendForce: Monitor shipment to decline by 4.8% and notebooks by 6.4% in 2015

GainSpan appoints Robert D. Twomey as Senior VP of worldwide sales

Ikegami uses Semtechís HD-VLC for HD video transmission inside trains

Gartner's global semiconductor forecast for 2015: a 2.2% growth to reach $348B

Radiation effects and electrical reliability lab for FDSOI chips

Astra Microwave uses NI AWR to design its GaAs MMIC

3-D semiconductor innovation by IRT Nanoelec, CEA-Leti, STMicro and Mentor

Sequans licenses Arteris FlexNoC IP for use in IoT chipsets

NAND Flash life enhanced using FPGA

Cree acquires APEI

ST to showcase IOT and mobile products at MWC Shanghai

MCCIís TrueTask USB Host used in Windows 10 IoT Core on Raspberry Pi 2

7nm test chip taped out by IBM, Globalfoundries and Samsung alliance

Rambus and Renesas renew license agreement

Semiconductor market no more cyclical, a marginal 2-3% growth in 2015

VOC-tech allows using single co-axial cable to connect four IP cameras

SOI fab news: 130nm 300mm RFSOI and 180nm SOI foundry capacity available

Alliances for interoperability and network connectivity in IOT

Mega LCD display panel manufacturing plant in India by Sterlite

3-D printing of resistor, inductor and capacitor possible using thermoplastic conductive material

Globalfoundries completes acquisition of IBM semiconductor business

Renesas appoints Hideto Hidaka for the newly created CTO post

DDC acquires Emrise' XCEL Power Systems and Pascall Electronics

Ambarella acquires automotive vision-systems expert VisLab

New building automation standards supports IOT powered smart home

8 percent q-o-q fall in Micron's fiscal 3Q 2015 revenue

Hans Chuang appointed as VP of Altera Asia Pacific

Texas Instruments conducts the TI MCU design contest

Wearable and IoT demand 16nm/14nm process

Course material for learning mobile graphics to design mobile gaming apps

Safety and security of software in IoT embedded systems: key points

VLSI design: Fab your semiconductor chip virtually

SMIC, TSMC and UMC race gets closer to address Asian semiconductor market

Must learn prog. languages for electronics/embedded/VLSI career: C/C++, VHDL, Verilog, and Java

FDD/TDD carrier aggregation helps LTE data speed and coverage improvement

Ericsson has maximum of its employees in India

EDA company Synopsys listed as 5th biggest software vendor in India

SunEdison completes the 2nd over-the-canal solar PV installation in India

Valleytronics to make spintronics easier

Skyworks to open a design centre in San Diego to research on 4G/5G and IOT

Bosch selects Rudolph' F30 for dynamic semiconductor inspection

RS stocking and selling Silicon Labs' 8051 low power 8bit EFM8 MCUs

Tablet/notebook hybrid devices heading for a high growth of 70% in 2015

Sharp starts volume production of in-cell type touch displays for smart phones

JEDEC to update solid state drive standard subcommittee

Financial and IP capital shields big semiconductor memory manufacturers

SunEdison acquires Continuum Wind Energy India and GME

An embedded software developer app store for VxWorks RTOS

HARMAN certified with automotive SPICE level 3 certification

Fujitsu demos ONOS Interoperability

M.Tech in semiconductor engineering jointly by KLU and TESSOLVE

Laser LEDs helping pico projectors to enter mainstream

Winners of TI Innovation challenge and ADI's Anveshana in India

One-stop shop IP offerings, key business trend in silicon IP market

OLED arrays made using traditional lithography equipment

Solar PV cell efficiency research focus on material and structure innovation

Electropreneur Park invites ESDM startups for an incubation program

ISSI and Cypress Semiconductor finally agree for the acquisition bid

Terahertz wireless link matching optical speed tested by IEMN

FPGA in data center: Presentation at OpenPOWER Foundation China Summit

Coventor appoints Dinesh Bettadapur as VP of business development

ST' Alessandro Cremonesi on IoT, SoC, safety and security trends in semiconductors

Three semiconductor companies collaborate targeting China IOT market

Micro LED arrays fabricated using IC process for head-up displays

200% increase in wearables shipments in 1Q15 compared to 1Q14

Semiconductor market, both devices and fab-equipment is no more cyclical

The road to self driving cars drives ADAS market for a robust growth

Khronos Group ratified and publicly released OpenVX 1.0.1 spec

eSilicon adds SMIC in its GDSII Explorer

Easy to learn text book on GaN semiconductor devices

Samsung expands licensing of Mali GPUs from ARM

5X faster synthesis of PowerVR GPU by using cadence' Genus

AMD inches ahead of Intel in notebook processor performance by launching Carrizo

Google's Android Auto and Apple's CarPlay to compete on automotive turf

SoC Solutions Joins IPextremeís VLSI IP vendors constellations

Apple watch leads the wearble growth path

ST's STiH237 powering new Skyworth Digital HD set-top box.

RS Components shipping FTDIís latest USB3.0-to-FIFO

Ambarella reports revenue of US$ 71million for its first quarter this year

Intel did not let Altera go; the deal is done

ASE displaying SIP applications at Computex 2015

UEFI BIOS & memory failure detection for Intel client and server platforms

Higher surface area carbon for supercaps and batteries created by Stanford scientists

Survey finds 3/4th of Americans planning to buy wearable in next 6-12 months

Avago to acquire Broadcom: really a wide and broad comm semiconductor co.

Synopsys to acquire Quotium's IAST Product, Seeker

NXP Semiconductors to sell RF power biz to China based Investor

7nm FPGAs not far away

RFID NFC Smart package protects brand and prevents tampering

ST's home-networking solution gets MoCA 2.0 certified

Behaviour of carbon nano tube when gas atoms stick to the surface

ST demonstrating its STB SOC based products at CommunicAsia 2015

Baikal's communications SoC powered by MIPS Warrior P-class CPU

ST's executives to speak at COMPUTEX on IoT, wearable and smart cities

7.3 million chrome OS notebooks sales forecasted for 2015, a growth of 27%

$4 billion India's software product market is still small but is growing

WITís RCS and WebRTC server platforms with Radisysí MediaEngine

Amino Strengthens its TV-everywhere service offer by acquiring Booxmedia

Wearable band market grew over 150% first quarter of 2015, finds Canalys

Ramon Chips licenses CEVA-X DSP

1q2015 silicon wafer shipment grew 3.4% sequentially, as per SEMI

China based Letv's flagship smartphone design uses SiBEAM 60GHz Tx

Panasonic expanding domestic solar PV production capacity

Java SE 8 supports MIPS processor core

OmniVision and Silicon Line collaborating for an optical cable initerfaced camera

New company is formed to make photoresists for EUV lithography

Texas Instruments Names Ravi Kyran as VP of HR

Semiconductor cos in India and China develop world-class SOC chips, but there is a diff

Xilinx generates $1 billion revenue from 28 nm FPGA chips

AAC Tech acquires RF MEMS device maker WiSpry

Cypress offers higher bid to acquire ISSI

MAIT and CHiPS Signs MoU to grow electronics/IT industry in Chhattisgarh

IoT platform revenues will grow to Ä 2.4 billion worldwide in 2020

RS Components to sell HellermannTyton' cabling parts in Asia-Pacific

ASE and TDK to form a company to produce semiconductor substrates

Your electronics at home is power efficient than before

PC market continue to slide in the first quarter of 2015

Dialog and ShunSin acquire stake in Dyna Image of Taiwan

Atmel collaborates with China-based IoT OS start-up

Top smartphone app processors in 2014: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 and 805

A mega-merger in the semiconductor equipment market failed

Deep dive into the MIPS RISC processor arch: un-obfuscated RTL and more

Silicon Motion to acquire Shannon Systems

Open-Silicon ships 100 Millionth ASIC attributing the success to its biz model

Zuken opens subsidiary in Bengaluru, India

Intelís tablet AP grows 300% y-o-y in shipment in 2014

LTE baseband processors' sales overtook 3G baseband in 2014

Exponential demand of CPU performance forecasted in automotives

Joint standards for device ESD sensitivity testing by JEDEC and ESDA

EtherCAT and OPC defining common interfaces for Industrie 4.0 and IoT

API Technologies to acquire Inmet and Weinschel

A speech to text powered software for hearing impaired

UVM 1.2 progressing to get IEEE Standards stamp

ARM gains low power Bluetooth expertise through two acquisitions

Motor selection for your EV car/drone design, material economics matters

Semtech divests its defense and microwave biz

TSMC continue to hold more than 50% share of the top-10 semiconductor foundries in 2014

eInfochips receives AS9100 aerospace quality certification

FPGA for IoT, Altera joins IIC

Make in India seminars at Hannover Messe 2015

Printed electronics: Liquid crystal molecule that produces high-performance organic FETs

EV trend in Asia: Electric three wheelers finding more users than electric cars

Aluminum battery tech safer, last longer and charges faster than Li-Ion

$44.3 Billion semiconductor materials market in 2014 and is growing

High speed 5G research: 10 Gbps speeds in a 5G test demo by Nokia

WMBus protocol over LoRa for smart meter remote reading

Larger doping molecule enhance performance of organic semiconductor

In the low-power microcontroller, Atmel's MCU gets highest score

Jim Hogan joins Belgaum based VLSI design company Vayavya

Cloud rain and plant; Cloud data and IoT

Philips sells its 80% stake in Lumileds

Corning acquires iBwave

Smart bulbs and mobile app, grows as key ingredients for smart home lighting

Imec and sureCore collaborate on SRAM Design IP

ZigBee Alliance and Thread collaborate on connected home products

A toy car race in Bengaluru based on self driving concept

Union government to invest US$10 billion in India semiconductor fabs

What Intel will do with Altera, a programmable-silicon IP gold mine

China, mobile, IoT and automotive to shuffle semiconductor vendor ranking in 2014-15

Embedded Systems Course by IETE Bengaluru

Vanadium batteries based energy storage by US company for rural India

40nm eNVM low-power process tech jointly by GLOBALFOUNDRIES and NXP

IESA signs MoU with TEEMA

Supercomputers in materials science: First-principles simulation of large molecules

Microsemi to acquire Vitesse Semiconductor for US$389 million

Solar PV capacity growing massively allover the world

An autonomous self driving EV car is no more a dream, now you can own it

Gartner: 2.8% growth in PC, mobile and tablet shipment in 2015

ARM and Cadence to support each other's Ips

Open source game engine Cocos2d-x optimised for MIPS CPU and PowerVR GPU

OmniVision's OV788 video processor is used in Acer's BYOC

Semiconductor equipment sales in 2014 grew by 18%

Z-Wave's new IoT design competition for start-up companies

Rockchip licenses Arteris FlexNoC IP for its RK series app processors

Asahi Kasei and FDK to dissolve the joint lithium ion capacitor business

Applied Ventures to invest in UV LED maker RayVio

Radiocrafts wins two smart meter contracts in India

Polymer conductors researched to replace metals in electronics

Semiconductor lithography: EUV, NIL, DSA are hot areas in 2015

Cylindrical batteries in transportation applications to grow by 30% in 2015

Pune to get EMC and incubation center

NXP acquires Athena SCS

Texas Instruments names Mark Gary as vice president

Rudolph gets third customer for its JetStep

Design, IP, emulator, test services and MPW shuttle platform by CEA-Leti

Budget FY 2015-16 points for the electronics and semiconductor industry in India

Mentor Graphics acquires 3rd EDA company within 12 months

David L. Dutton is appointed as CEO of Silvaco

eASIC records shipment of 20 million custom Ics

Competition heats up in 4G LTE processor and modem chip set market

Semtech acquires Triune Systems

T‹V Bangalore supports RF testing for ETSI EN 300328v1. 8.1 compliance

Freescale and NXP merge to form 9th biggest semiconductor company in the world

Socionext is the combined semiconductor biz of Fujitsu and Panasonic

eSilicon promotes Ajay Lalwani to VP, global manufacturing operations

Visualizing superconductive coupling over atomic steps

Browsing and social media are top activites in tablets and smartphones

JEDEC published e.MMC standard update v5.1

Microchip Licenses EtherCAT

LFoundry announces new VP of R&D

IoT is advantageous for India and ST

Vivek Sharma of ST Micro on the broad-mix power and IoT opportunity

India's first analog semiconductor fab in Madhya Pradesh

ViXS CEO Sally Daub resigned

Nano imprint lithography to make memory and flash chips at deeper nodes

W3C web standards for transfer of data in automotives

220 SUNY Polytechnic' semiconductor engineers are to be part of IBM research

MaxLinear to acquire MoCA specialist Entropic

How Micromax overtaken Samsung in India smart phone market

Contactless payment and US chip-and-PIN adoption drives smart card growth in 2014

Padmanabha Gowda to head Fairchild Semiconductor India

Spansion and XMC joins hands on 3D NAND flash

IESA Vision summit 2015: Time to measure output in electronics manufacturing

India based memory semiconductor fab is more essential

ASSP to marry FPGA

Akrion intensifies its focus on 3D TSV packaging

ST wins performance award from Vodafone for supplying SIM modules

Intersil appoints two senior executives

TE Connectivity to sell its broadband n/w biz to CommScope

NXP semiconductors' Ashok Chandak on security, smart and IoT

India semiconductor market grew by 8 to 10% in 2014

Smart phone market 2014: Apple, Chinese vendors share up but Samsung down

HARMAN to acquire embedded software co.s Symphony Teleca and Red Bend

Jaswinder Ahuja: IoT and its consequences of the semiconductor chip design

eInfochips and Toshiba unveil dev kits for Google Project Ara

Solar PV semiconductor fab in Gujarat, India by SunEdison and Adani

Freescale India's Satinder Sohi's 2015 predictions for electronics and semicon

V2V tested between two Audi cars with relative speed of 500 km/h

Is 2015 a big year for global Solar PV; Analysis by IHS on Chinese suppliers

ADI donates US$50K for promoting STEM in US colleges

Judgement in favour of Mentor in a patent litigation case with Synopsys

Corning acquires Assets of NovaSol

Apple, Samsung and smart phones consume max of semiconductor output

Toshiba to pool its resources to form new IoT unit

STís smart power IC chip fab can be used by universities and research labs

ST's Francois Guibert's take on 2015 semiconductor market: mobile and IoT

Semtech in m2m communication: Partners with Wi-SUN and Link Lab, acquires EnVerv

Automotive safety and security program from Renesas eases ISO26262 compliance

Advanced image analysis by Philips and Indica Labs for cancer research

Mentor Graphics acquires FPGA prototyping company Flexras Technologies

Latest EDA update from Cadence: 3D audio DSP, memory, interface IP and AMS tool

Ericsson files IP complaint against Apple for not renewing license

10X boost in VLSI design throughput using latest place and route from Synopsys

Monthly new tech capsule: organic semiconductor material "Pentacene"

ISRO x-Chairman Dr. Radhakrishnan to speak at IESA Vision Summit 2015

Microcontroller market: 12% growth in 2014 due to Automotive, id, wearable and IoT

Precision depositing quantum dot on nanofiber achieved for high security fast internet

India's First Open SDN Symposium on Jan 18 in Bengaluru

Solar PV, Inverter, and UPS drives India's MOSFET semiconductor market

IOT was the central focus at a VLSI design event held in Bengaluru

STMicroelectronics shipped 4-core Ultra HD STB ICs to several OEMs

Sierra Wireless acquires Sweden based Maingate

VLSI design training: not "all is well"

VLSI/Semiconductor tech 2015: At 7nm Silicon giving way to Ge, III-IV, CNT and Graphene

Cyient to own 74% stake in Rangsons Electronics

Electric circuit compensates for thermal distortion in HBT transistor

Its not microcontroller nor FPGA, it is the popular programmable SoC

Cypress' SRAM, FRAM, PSoC, Touch and Spansion' MCU, Flash in single platter

India based VLSI company Ineda Systems wins GSA award

Owning and swapping batteries in electric cars by companies

IIT Bombay wins Thomson Reuters India Innovation Award

STM32L powered tiny and accurate mems heart monitor from PulseOn

Design the best wearable to win IGNITE Design Contest from Tata Elxsi

Pointing and denying news-stories on Sony hack

Pulse Oximeter design using Dynamic NFC/RFID

Bluetooth Smart 4.2 IP from Mindtree is industry's first

Freescale acquires transcoding tech expert Zenverge

Telit Wireless enter into strategic alliance with Thiagarajar Telekom

CEA Leti presented 3D building of transistors at IEDM

EDF and electropreneur park approved by Govt for electronics manufacturing

Sony selects ST's security MCU chips

Zhaga develops new specs for COB LED arrays

3D CNT logic and RRAM memory device to outperform today's silicon chips

Synopsys' fiscal year 2014 revenue exceed US$2 Billion

Belden to acquire cyber security expert Tripwire

Samsung selling its fiber optics biz to Corning

Mitsubishi Electric to build a factory in suburbs of Bengaluru

Comet probes by ESA has 10,000 radiation-hardened devices made by ST

u-blox acquires automotive short range modules biz from Lesswire

Intel acquires PasswordBox and collaborate with Luxottica on eyewear

64 bit ARM processor core based supercomputer design is planned

Advances in nanoindenting help nanoscale material behavior

Veeco acquired Solid State Equipment Holdings LLC

ARM processor cores: Getting anywhere and everywhere

Zigbee compatible radios for smart homes

Cost of solar PV modules to reach 0.4/W and 0.5/W by 2016

DPI market is forecast by Infonetics to grow at a 22% CAGR from 2013 to 2018

NXP Semiconductors acquires wearable and Bluetooth IC developer Quintic

Cobham Semiconductor announce QML Q/Q+ certified MRAMs with IP from Everspin

MACOM to acquire BinOptics

Exar presenting Hadoop Economics at Open Server Summit

SCREEN Semiconductor joins imec in advanced node chip manufacturing

Ricoh India to supply IT hardware to Department of Posts

IBM and Ericsson collaborate on 5G antenna designs

A book on Carrier Ethernet by Fujitsu

TFT-LCD panel shipments for the inst cluster in automotives to grow 48%

NIT Delhi makes its certificates and mark-sheets unforgeable

NEC to collaborate with Singapore on e-health, IoT and smart energy

Piezo electric mems tech by Sand 9 granted US patent

Karnataka continue to lead in IT growth

Smartphone market in 2014: Its Apple vs Samsung vs Micromax vs Xiomi

Smart TV market is estimated to grow at 21% CAGR by 2018

Synopsys sold 3000 copies of its virtual prototyping book

MegaChips to acquire MEMS expert SiTime for $200 million

Wi-Fi networks at homes growing slow due to mobile broadband usage

Ganapathy Subramaniam appointed as the chairman of Tata Elxsi

SmartMX2 from NXP to be certified at EAL 5+

STM32 MCU chip used in smart lock by August

Jump in usage of System Verilog, UVM, and virtual in SoC design

Apple iPad Air 2 teardown: The semiconductor chips inside new tablet

New security solution to protect against supply chain attacks in enterprise sys

Work-culture panel discussion at Mentor's U2U India VLSI/electronics design event

Qualcomm to acquire CSR to speed-up its IOT growth

STMicro's Bipin Pande on automotive semiconductor trends in India

NeoPhotonics buys EMCORE's tunable laser and transceiver product line

A start up turns semiconductor into a gel for SoC VLSI design engineers

Automatic transmission to fully self driving in car: automation in progress

Mentor appoints x-Cadence executive as VP for PCB design

Microchip's comment linked semiconductor industry correction bubble bursts

Finally it's Globalfoundries taking over IBM's chip fabs

Semiconductor dust assembled to produce cheap solar PV and LED

Touch interface design: Capacitive Touch Sensor and ITO design Tool

Wearable device market to trigger huge growth in semiconductor and sensor

Apple ensuring enough processing power in its future products

Not much change in Xilinx latest quarterly revenue

Recorded webinar on "Bluetooth Smart powered IoT device" by CSR

India born semiconductor researcher's work helped LED inventors who won nobel

TI lists its copper wire-bonding achievements

Webinar on introduction to MIPI C-PHY

Mediatek octa-core SOC powered 4G LTE phones in India

MIPI SoundWire interface transports audio and control data

Wearable semiconductor market of $9B by 2019 with 30% CAGR

Solar PV technology roadmap for next five years is defined by efficiency

Entuple is the new value-added reseller of Cadence tools in India

eASIC support for C-RAN with CPRI v6.0

Semiconductor stock crashing! The difference between Microchip and others

Solarnomics: By 2016, solar pv energy to offer best value for money

Display driver IC market to reach $7.3 Billion in 2018

PC market forecasted to recover growth in 2015

Bharat Electronics Ltd & Thales form a joint venture in India

IHS: Smart water-meter market to exceed US dollar 1B by 2019

Growth in US year-end holiday shopping expected in 2014

Hubble Connected invests in Indian IoT company Connovate

Wi-Fi CPE market is expected to grow 11% in 2014, finds ABI

Synaptics completes acquisition of Renesas SP Drivers

Display audio infotainment system forecasted to reach 25.4M in 2020

Quite a big jump in solar installations in fourth-quarter 2014

Mentor wins patent infringement case against Synopsys

Light emitting diode: Eco valuable invention of modern physics

Tesla model S electric car now powered by dual motor and autopilot hardware

Renesas Electronics Singapore appoints Shigechika Motoyama as MD

Delphi to acquire Antaya and Unwired

Ericsson acquired smartgrid communication expert Ambient

Defence electronics opportunities in India: fruit not hanging that high

COMSOL to open office in Pune

SoC design: Secure your VLSI chip design from DPA and such attacks

ISRO: The inspiration fountain for Indian engineers

Electronics industry bodies welcome "Make in India" call

Murata acquire RF SoI specialist Peregrine Semiconductor

Exar completes merger with Integrated Memory Logic

Growth in investment in big data analytics, finds Gartner

Taiwan and China solar pv vendors goes for offshore production

Toshiba Shrinks its PC biz B2C offer and focuses on B2B

Free Event on silicon IP "unlock the mystery of IP" by Ipextreme

Spansion and Winbond sign patent sharing agreement

WAN accelerator technology from Fujitsu double n/w speed

Tata Elxsi demos RDK on ST's Cannes/STiH312 and Alicante/STiD12

Update on industry bodies IESA and MAIT

ID card chip makers Infineon, Philips, Samsung fined by EU Commission

SDN capable Ethernet switches and controllers up 192% y-o-y, as per a study

QuickLogic's sensor hub chip S2 fabricated by Globalfoundries

OEM embedded telematics systems to grow at a CAGR of 30.6%

Solar and wind power to produce Lithium batteries for Tesla electric cars

GaAs device market posts record revenues in 2013, says Strategy Analytics

Infonetics: Half of mobile infrastructure revenue in 2Q14 from LTE

Cloud adoption in India inline with global trend, as per a study

Berg Insight: 3G/4G to dominate cellular M2M by 2018

Android smart phone app usage findings by Yahoo

Electronic labels for shelfs market to grow 6x times by 2019, as per ABI

LDRA India establish common safety-critical platform

ZigBee certified products exceed 1K

A project on mm-wave key radio tech launched in EU

Echelon sells smart grid ops and acquire IoT company Lumewave

TTI to acquire HuaTong

3-D TSV semiconductor memory under production by Samsung

ST's Benedetto Vigna to deliver keynote at MEMS Forum

WBG to replace silicon in automotive power semiconductor fully by 2020

Wearable market in 2014; a vertical liftoff

Murata to acquire Peregrine Semiconductor

ST chips get into another Indian STB design

Beware of using counterfeit UL mark

A big acquisition in power semiconductor market: Infineon to buy IR

Mobile phone chipmaker Mediatek expands in India

VLSI design trend 2014: Silicon hungry software to silicon for app

MAIT praises PM's "Make in India" idea

Micromax Smartphones use Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Smart home market in US to hit $18 Billion in 2014, as per a study

Imec to work on optical and electrical interconnecting issues of silicon photonics

Toradex is now 'Proven status' partner of Freescale

Intel starts volume production of 14nm

Semiconductor market indicator see 9.5% increase in 2Q2014

PVMC to provide special tech services SoloPower in making thin-film solar

TE to acquire China's Xiamen Delixing/Sibas

Smartphone growth story in 2014 is as good as 2013

u-blox acquires Antcor

India based GTPL selects ST's STB chipsets

Broadcom is top supplier of SoC chips for small cells

Arati Naik takes over as the new COO at Smartlink

Panasonic to build a huge Li-Ion battery factory in US

New fabless semiconductor company by Fujitsu and Panasonic

OLED company JOLED formed by Sony, Panasonic, INCJ and JDI

Bluetooth Smart is most used wireless in mobile health and fitness devices

Cavium to acquire Xpliant

TI shipped more than 15 million automotive ADAS SoCs

eASIC ships its Ten Millionth ASIC

Top 5 smart phone vendors: Others, Samsung, Apple, Huawei, and Lenovo

DRAM bit growth falls, as per study by IC Insights

Top 20 semiconductor vendors in 1Q2014

ST opens audio lab in Taiwan for testing MEMS microphones

IITM invites tech papers on MEMS

Analog IC market lead in growth over logic and others

Bel Fuse closed acquisition process of Emerson CS and ABB Power One

Fairchild appoints new SVP for its power sys group

Analog IC vendor MPS acquires sensor expert Sensima

LED lighting and mobile devices driving power supply market

A new protocol for IoT in smart home

TEL and IME to research on room temperature bonding of semiconductor wafers

AMS Dialog merger deal not worked

GaAs epitaxial substrate revenues declining, as per a study

ST reports 2.1% sequential q-o-q growth in revenue

Green electronics metric EPEAT available in India

My little box dc-ac inverter design challenge by Google and IEEE

Microsemi acquires Mingoa

Semiconductor IP market to reach $5.63 Billion as per a market research report

Smart home market: security, energy saving and media streaming driving the biz

Q12014 mobile app processor market research findings by Strategy Analytics

$1 trillion communication equipment and software spending over next 5 years

Sony increases production capacity for stacked CMOS image sensors

Mentor Graphics appoints new SVP-world trade

Consumer semiconductor market to see good growth in 2014

India semiconductor market is forecasted to reach $52.8B by 2020

IT hardware SME conclave by MAIT in association with DeitY

FPGA leader Xilinx invests in MCU maker XMOS

U.S. FDA recognize two UL battery safety standards for medical devices

STMicroelectronics supports rural innovation in India by partnering with NIF

FDSOI; The only semiconductor tech to continue Moore's Law upto 10nm

Design health care mobile app using NFC

Growing IoT is great opportunity for India design service cos

Mouser exhibiting at ongoing Embedded Systems Conference, Bangalore

Apple mobiles getting powered by IBM big data, analytics and cloud

Emulex uses Synopsys' VIP for 1G/10G/40G/100G Ethernet chip design

Global broadband CPE market grew by 2% to reach $2.4 B, as per Infonetics

IHS: Capacitive touch controller IC market to grow by 50%

ASIC market 2014 study by IC Insights

Large-size display panel shipments increase 3.4% in June, TrendForce

2014 looks to be a good year for flash memory

Cypress Licenses 55-Nanometer NVM IP to UMC

Can IT and electronics manufacturing in India take off?

CSA opens its first testing and certification lab in Bangalore

5th edition of the SCM Practitioners Council by JDA

ESDM related event electronica India 2014 on 23rd Sept in Bangalore

Simmtronics to manufacture 10-15% cheaper Set-Top Boxes in India

Solar powered sustainable home built by IIT shunya team

Mid-2014 semiconductor manufacturing equipment market update

Semiconductor device market: 6%+ growth forecasted for 2014

IoT consortium formed by EE companies

CEVA acquired RivieraWaves

Mentor acquires XS Embedded

802.11n/ac with MU-MIMO to give a big push to Wi-Fi market

Variance linked yield challenge; A tough one for the semiconductor fab experts

Atmel to acquire Newport Media

Wireless audio catching up faster

Eteris is the name of merged biz of Applied and Tokyo Electron

Remote patient monitoring revenues will reach Ä 19.4 billion by 2018

1000 wafers per hour handling semiconductor wafer scrubber from TEL

5G speed on 4G air interface standards

Start-up VLSI/semiconductor IP companies in India lack escape velocity

N/w processor and multicore; Ezchip gains the edge through Tilera

Ericsson achieves 5G 5Gbps and Huawei 10Gbps 802.11ax WiFi

New ion implant tool from Applied for finFET and 3-D IC fab

RFID modules from SenseAnywhere uses ST's single chip balun

Audience to acquire sensor platforms

LED market in 2014: massive growth in shipments and revenue

Small semiconductor fabs shut due to Mega and cheaper foundries

Two interesting research on solar PV cells

Counterfeit semiconductors can be identified using Corelis' JTAG Interrogator

Total touch sensor area to reach 23.3 million square meters in 2015

12" CMOS Image Sensor, color filter and micro lens array in production in China

BEL announces new executive positions

KYOCERA to produce 1.4GW solar modules and has given the world 5GW

Dialog Semiconductor and AMS are discussing on biz merge

Altera's Interlaken IP is compatible with Caviumís NEURON processor

STMicroelectronics; an early starter in sustainability

Synopsys suggests design service companies for HAPS FPGA protos

IOT street lighting control goes big

15th EDA event from Synopsys was houseful

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 805 powers LTE-A Smartphone by Samsung

TE expanding into sensor market through Measurement Specialties

HARMAN completes acquisition of AMX

TI promotes Brian Crutcher to executive VP, Steve Anderson to lead Analog

Cadence completes acquisition of Jasper

DEN Networks' STB powered by ST's Palma chipset

Toyota and Panasonic connect smart-car to smart-home via cloud

Analog Devices to acquire microwave component maker Hittite

Entropic to lay off 23% of its global staff

Airoha selects STís ďDynamic NFC TagĒ Memories for streaming audio

Analysis by TrendForce on the latest acquisitions in touch and driver IC market

Sand 9 gets China-market expert Alan Zhou to its Board of Advisors

Analysis on Intel strategy in processor market by IC Insights

M2M, smart phone and 4G to grow faster

Semiconductor fab equipment forecast for 2014 and 2015 by SEMI

2.2% sequential revenue growth for Ambarella

Global smart home market to reach $100B in total revenues by 2018

ST and Tsinghua University establish joint embedded sys/electronics lab

Synopsys, ST Micro and Samsung collaborate on 28-nm FD-SOI

Book On USB interface to Android systems

Accellera enhances mixed-signal modeling and verification in Verilog-AMS std

Smart phone as primary computer and vehicle unit as terminal

Dream battery for your mobile and car is getting close to reality

Toshiba files memory IP patent infringement suit

eSilicon added GDSII portal

MEMS applications: It's just the beginning, lot of space to explore

Fujitsu to showcase its durable new resistive touch panels at Display Week 2014

New Atomic Layer Deposition processes for Cu and Nb2O5 in chip manufcturing

Sharp ranked as top vendor of solar PV module in Q1 2014

100G port shipments tripled in 2013

Mentor Graphics acquires EM simulation expert Nimbic

Solar PV Module is forecasted to grow by 30% in 2014

Demo of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on ARM 64-bit server by AppliedMicro

Cypress to use IDEX' fingerprint tech in its touch controllers

Fitbit dominate global wearable band shipments in Q1 2014

ST ships 1 billlionth STM8 MCU

Dolphin Integration enable Dongbu HiTekís users to benefit from their uHD standard cell lib

Jenoptik' laser technology to combat sea parasites

80% of Mobile PC and modem conn in emerging markets, as per a study

Sierra Wireless, Gemalto/Cinterion, and Telit lead in m2m module market

Non-IC semiconductor vendor ranking by IC Insights

Global automotive sensor demand to exceed $25.8 Billion by 2021

WiFi and Bluetooth biz to benefit from wearable market growth

How Raman spectroscopy is revolutionizing the field of healthcare technology?

Tesla rated as best connected car maker by Strategy Analytics

VoIP and IMS market by Infonetics: up 37% from 1Q13, down 9% sequentially

QuickLogic appoints Rajiv Jain as VP, worldwide ops

Osram opens LED plant in China to serve the growing local market

Automotive semiconductor market to grow at a CAGR of 5% over next 7 years

Fairchild acquires Xsens

Solar PV prices to remain stable due to growing demand, TrendForce

Landis+Gyr acquires smartgrid control sys vendor PowerSense

Coverity acquires cloud software company Kalistick

Emerson is selling its connectivity biz unit to Bel Fuse for $98 million

Cactus semiconductor select Dolphin library for their medical sys

Fujitsu uses image processing tech for patient monitoring

Delta, Emerson, and Lite-On remains top three of power supply market

Power semiconductor market: Q and A session with ST's Sapna Mongia

EUV semiconductor tech breakthrough by SEMATECH

Silicon Image acquires UpdateLogic

Futuresource: LFD display market posts 8.5% quarterly growth

Collaborated effort in offering automotive design platforms

Analyst: Fall in iPad shipments in Q1 was the sharpest ever

MEMS inside a baseball bat to help players analyse the swing

Samsung memory chip fab in China starts full production

Entegris acquires ATMI

Thin-Film Silicon solar PV share to fall in short-run

Semiconductor growth 2013: Chip: 5%, Equipment: -11.5%, Material: -3%, Assembly: 2.3%

Agilent acquires electrothermal analysis tech from Gradient

ST announces changes in top executives

Sony sells its VAIO brand PC business

Semiconductor market 2014: cool wind is blowing

Apr 2014

Brooks Automation to acquire DMS

Bel Fuse to acquire Power-One from ABB for $117 Million

Jean-Marc Chery is appointed as COO of ST

India semiconductor market growth faster than Asia for Farnell

Communications, computer, and consumer: 1,2,3 of chip market

Merged IC biz of Fujitsu and Panasonic target cloud, big-data and optical n/ws

Broadband CPE grew 7% sequentially in 4Q2013 to $2.6 billion, as per Infonetics

Accellera release libraries for SystemC core language and verification

Webcast on fixing Heartbleed for software developers

NEC employs Single Mask Adaptable ASIC instead of FPGAs

NXP MCU powered SAC e-passports in Germany and Switzerland

Logic PD and SeeControl partner in offering IoT solutions

Toshiba Starts 15nm NAND flash chip volume production

Renesas target India MCU market by establishing a subsidiary

Cadence to acquire Jasper Design Automation

STS Semiconductor and Invensas partner on BVA chip packaging solution

UL gains EU MID accreditation related to smart meter std

CSR CEO: On fabless biz and wireless tech

SEMI: Photomask market increased 1% in 2013

Large-sized panel shipment up 11% in March 2014, says TrendForce

Cypress to make custom optical devices for American Semiconductor

Samsung and Globalfoundries to share capacities for 14nm

Triangle of collaboration for finFET success

Combination of graphene and silicon to drive the next wave in semiconductors

Sensors and actuators market to grow by 14% in 2014, forecasts IC Insights

Efficiency of crystalline silicon-based solar PV touch 25.6%

Solar PV equipment market up by 6% in Q42013, as per SEMI

EDA tool market remains steady and strong in 2013

Processors from ST support the Chinese smart-home standard IGRS

TE Connectivity to acquire the SEACON

Samsung synthesizes large-area graphene into a single crystal on a semiconductor

In 10 years semiconductor material market has nearly doubled

ASE partners with Inotera to strengthen SiP packaging capabilities

Freescale to acquire Mindspeed's ARM processor business

INSIDE Secure acquired Metaforic

imec partner with ROHM in developing ULP wireless devices

NXP Semiconductors invests in Senseg

Wi-Fi Alliance now includes NFC tap-to-connect

Declining PC market, reasons many

IPC releases Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard

High efficiency solar PV in more demand, as per EnergyTrend

Samsung, Apple, Sony, and Google competing in the wearable market

Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi market is predicted to grow from US$ 653 M to 2500M

Change in management responsibilities at Exar

TSMC to Sell 5% of Vanguard International Semiconductor

Latest ranking of top 20 semiconductor vendors in 2013 by IC Insights

Advantech to employ Linear Tech Dust Networks tech for IoT

STM32Cube dev platform supports STM32 F2 120MHz MCUs

ST and Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia sign R&D agreement

mi!SmallCellPHY software is integrated with CommAgility's AdvancedMC module

Maxwell Guider selects ST's MEMS sensors for activity trackers

8 bit MCUs getting reinvented with improved performance

Security in microcontroller is hot area of focus in 2014

Mar 2014

Quantum and Silvaco to develop TCAD model for Si-Ge-C Superlattices

RF EW sys forecasted to grow over $9.3 billion through 2022

ISSI and Spansion sign patent license agreement

Non-IC semiconductor market is forecasted to grow by >8% in 2014

DLNA releases CVP-2 for viewing TV content on multiple home screens

Why only Synopsys and Cadence, Mentor also did a smart acquisition

ST's chips to enable UHD in SoftAtHome's set-top box systems

Open-Silicon and GLOBALFOUNDRIES together built a 2.5D chip

Self alignment helps in fabricating 16nm memory chips

Brooks Automation sells its Granville-Phillips biz to MKS

CEVA, SMIC and Brite Semiconductor partner on hard macro IP

Magillem to commercialize ST's TLM modelling

The top capex spenders in semicon industry for 2014, forecast by IC Insights

China, Latin America and India driving pay TV market, says Infonetics

The top ten IC market segments by growth

WLP method independent of incoming wafer sizes

Infonetics: OTN revenue totaled $8 billion in 2013

ZiiLabs files patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung And Apple

Connected-Labs to assist Mstar on web stds

RFMD and TriQuint to merge

4 Millionth 10G OTN Port shipment by AMCC

India's share in global mobile phone market: 15% by shipment

Challenge the UnconventionalóMake Unipolar DACs Bipolar

HMCC release initial draft of Gen2 specs

Tokyo Electron and Applied receive CFIUS Clearance

Feb 2014

Automotive camera volumes to exceed 100 million units by 2020, as per a report

Combined IoT solutions from Jasper and Axeda

Sola PV farms in the range of 250 KW- 5 MW account for half of undergoing projects

1 Trillion devices by 2016: semiconductor everywhere and anywhere is the trend

QLogic to acquire some of the Ethernet controller assets and related IP

Fuji Electric to sell its solar PV cell business to FWAVE

NFC Tag; an important component for IoT

India semiconductor fab: LG, Samsung may be the next

Wolfson selects India based Incube solutions for audio integration

Analysis on Intel making ICs for Apple

Tutorials on latest in EDA and IP standards by Accellera

InvenSense and ST settle patent litigation

CEVA's DSP powered demos at MWC

TI names Kim Wong as VP of signal and datapath solutions

Rudolph sells it new TSV metrology sys to CEA-Leti for 3D IC measurement

SEMI: Silicon wafer area shipments slightly up but revenues down in 2013

Opinion: US complains on China and want India not to restrict US on Solar PV

The immediate market for two India semiconductor chip fabs

Report on IBM selling its semiconductor biz; who are the potential buyers?

ESDM component supply chain: Rajamane's battery packs and enclosures

Transphorm and Fujitsu to merge their GaN power semiconductor biz

MStar licenses Ravi's DivX HEVC tech for its STB SoCs

Rudolph received lithography orders worth more than $11 million

MtronPTI acquires some filter components assets from Trilithic

Cadence to acquire Forte Design Systems

Ericsson to acquire Azuki Systems

eSilicon adds packaging services to its online multi-project wafer quote system

India electronics and semiconductor; Count down to take-off begins

Business leaders see more stable semiconductor market in future, as per a survey

Huge growth of smart phone shipments in 2013

Renesas sells its semiconductor facility to Sony

JVCKenwood to acquire EF Johnson

Electronics gets attention in the Karnataka's new IT incentives

Mentor acquires Mecel Picea AUTOSAR Development Suite

Jan 2014

Automated setup for robust testing of USB2.0 physical layer at subsys Level

IPC APEX India invites papers in electronics manufacturing

EMS/ODM market to resume growth in 2014, as per IPC

Cadence and Berkeley settle lawsuit

Toshiba acquires OCZ

Schneider Electric acquires industry automation expert Invensys

India based Moser Baer sells 100 Cr worth solar PV modules in Japan

Semiconductor market 2014: some bytes from experts

Silicon carbide (SiC) taking over power semiconductor market

Hack-free semiconductor Ics becoming necessity

Electric car maker Tesla exceed revenue growth guidance

Top VLSI design white papers at Aldec

3D-Micromac AG acquires laser division of Jenoptik

Spansion and Macronix fight over patent violation in flash memory manufacturing

Tessera to close its mems camera module manufacturing operations

Bel Fuse opens R&D centre in China

TowerJazz making resonant type wireless charging ICs for MAPS

Mobile health is biggest market for M2M, as per Strategy Analytics

Exar acquires software configurable processors expert Stretch Inc

Top-ranked electronics and semiconductor companies by patents growth

Tektronix acquire high-speed communication test specialist Picosecond Pulse Labs

3D and 2.5 D explored in semiconductor manufacturing for its economics

FinFET, FDSOI and Suvolta's DDC working at deeper nodes

Google, Apple and Microsoft: Strong competitors in connected-world ver 2.0

Aeroflex wins $20 million worth of mixed-signal semiconductor contracts

IC Insights forecasts cellphone app-processor to grow by 19% in 2014

Innovation is the fuel for profit and so is the EDA for electronics

India ESDM 2014: Speed is the name of the game

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Supercomputer-advancement by Fujitsu for simulating transistor for Ultra LSI chips

Easy-to-make-polymer researched for improving organic solar PV efficiency

Gartner estimates IT spending of $3.8 Trillion in 2014

Symphony Teleca appoints Subash A K Rao as Chief HR Officer

Toshiba acquired T&D business of India based Vijai Electricals

Microsoft's Kinect for Xbox One uses ST's chips

Microcontroller market to grow by 15% driven by IoT, solar, smart-home, and electric vehicle

ViXS to demo Ultra HD 4K and media transcoding at CES 2014

eMemory and SMIC expand non-volatile memory partnership

TERI: 100% renewable energy by 2050 in India is possible

Sidense 1T-OTP meet JEDEC specs at TSMC 28nm

CEA Leti and ST getting close to PCM memory integrated MCUs

STM32 developers can now get the benefit of ARM mbed

Indigenous GSLV cryogenic achievement; more valuable than Mars Mission

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