Scientists from IBM, Macronix and Qimonda announced joint research results that give a major boost to a new type of computer memory with the potential to be the successor to flash memory chips, which are widely used in computers and consumer electronics like digital cameras and portable music players.
STMicroelectronics hosted a special event, "ST DAY in India", in New Delhi, which took place in the presence of Thiru Dayanidhi Maran, Minister of Communication and Information Technology, and Shir Jainder Singh, the IT Secretary.
Nanometrics Incorporated announced a favourable "Markman" decision by Judge Maxine Chesney of the United States Federal District Court for the Northern District of California in the patent infringement case initiated by Nova Measuring Instruments
Despite stepped-up efforts, many manufacturers are throwing good money after bad in their attempts to comply with government product content regulations, according to a new study co-sponsored by Dassault Systèmes (DS) and its ENOVIA MatrixOne product brand.
TPG Ventures (TPGV) announced that Varun Kapur, a prominent Asian private equity professionals and a former top executive at Intel Corporation's strategic investment unit, Intel Capital, will join the firm as a Partner effective February 2007.
Integrand Software, Inc., an EDA software company and UMC announced that their ongoing collaboration has resulted in new advances and enhanced capabilities for RF/mixed mode IC designers designing into 90nm and 0.13 micron nodes.
Integrand Software, Inc., an EDA software company and UMC global foundry announced their ongoing collaboration has resulted in new advances and enhanced capabilities for RF/mixed mode IC designers designing into 90nm and 0.13µm nodes.
Elpida Memory, Inc. and Powerchip Semiconductor Corp.(PSC) jointly announced that both parties will establish a new joint venture company to operate DRAM fabrication facilities in Central Taiwan Science Park with a total planned capacity of 240,000 12" wafers per month.
TranSwitch Corporation, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of the ASIC Design Centre division of Data JCE, Ltd., Israeli electronic components distribution company.