Asia-Pacific forecast to strengthen grip on global ASIC marketshare

USA: The Asia-Pacific region is forecast to increase its share of the ASIC market 17-percentage points from 2004 to 2014 and be the only region to significantly increase in ASIC marketshare, according More...


AMD introduces new APUs for system builder and DIY market

SUNNYVALE, USA: AMD introduced the new AMD A10-7800 Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) to the component channel. This 4th generation A-Series APU with 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) unlocks the APU potential with Heterogeneous More...


After rare slowdown, MEMS sensors set to rebound

USA: For most of the last decade, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology spread quickly into high-volume electronic products, accounting for 70 percent of today's semiconductor sensor sales, but MEMS has suffered growing More...


IC suppliers shift strategies to counter decline in DSCs

USA: Almost as quickly as they took over, stand-alone digital cameras are now being displaced by camera-equipped cellphones, which have improved significantly in picture-taking quality and, more importantly, can immediately More...

LG launches its first Chromebase for Rs.32,000

BANGALORE, INDIA: LG launched it's first Chromebase (Model 22CV241) computer in India, an all-in-one computer powered by the Google Chrome OS. The Chrome operating system offers a fast, simple, secure and affordable computing More...


Materials matter — enabling future of IC fabrication and packaging

SAN JOSE, USA: The SEMI Strategic Materials Conference, held September 30-October 1 in Santa Clara, Calif., will examine the drivers for new materials and how they impact material suppliers and the value chain they serve. More...


Semi-Pac forms Semiconductor Packaging Team

SUNNYVALE, USA: Semi-Pac has formed the Semiconductor Packaging Team to provide deep semiconductor packaging expertise from prototype through volume production. This level of expertise is usually available only within large More...

Wishtel and Intel to offer Tablets PCs for enterprises

MUMBAI, INDIA: Wishtel, the tablet manufacturer, has partnered with Intel for its new range of IRA Tablet PCs for Enterprise Applications. The product range includes two Tablets- IRA IA, operating on Android OS; and IRA More...

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