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  1. Renesas To Acquire Integrated Device Technology, To Enhance Global Leadership In Embedded Solutions

    Renesas Electronics Corporation (“Renesas”), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (“IDT”), a leading supplier of analog mixed-signal products including sensors, connectivity and wireless power, recently announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which Renesas will acquire IDT for US$49.00 per share in an all-cash transaction representing an equity value of approximately US$6.7B (approximately 733.0 billion yen at an exchange rate of 110 yen to the dollar).

  2. Successful Testing Of Productivity Improvements Provided By Renesas AI Unit Solution At GE Healthcare Japan’ Hino Factory

    Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, recently announced that Renesas and GE Healthcare Japan's Hino Factory together performed a proving test using Renesas’ “AI unit solution"

  3. Mycropore Achieves Shipment Of 50,000 Filters For Semiconductor Customers Worldwide, Demonstrates Superior Quality Performance

    Mycropore Corporation, a pre-eminent leader in micro-contamination control and filtration solutions for the semiconductor industry, announced recently that the company has reached a significant milestone of fifty thousand (50,000) pieces of ultra-high-purity filtration products sold to their semiconductor customer base worldwide

  4. Cadence DesignTrue DFM Ecosystem Connects Manufacturers With Customers To Ensure PCB Design Manufacturability Early In The Design Process

    Cadence Design Systems, Inc. recently announced that it has launched a broad ecosystem with nine initial printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing partners to enable customers to easily get the partners’ technology files they need to ensure PCB design manufacturability early in the design process

  5. Seoul Semiconductor Sues Big-Box TV Retailer For Infringement Of 15 LED Patents In U.S. Court

    Seoul Semiconductor, a leading global innovator of LED products and technology, announced that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, together with its affiliate, Seoul Viosys Co., Ltd. (collectively “Seoul”), against Fry’s Electronics (“Fry’s”), a retail company of consumer electronics

  6. Astronics CSC Appoints HAECO As Its Exclusive Component Services Provider In Asia Pacific For IFEC Products

    Astronics Corporation, a leading provider of advanced technologies for the global aerospace, defense, and semiconductor industries, announced recently that its wholly owned subsidiary Astronics Connectivity Systems and Certification has entered into a long-term agreement with Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO Group)

  7. China’s Semiconductor Fab Capacity To Reach 20 Percent Worldwide Share In 2020, Region’s Equipment Market Expected To Rise To Top

    The China IC Ecosystem Report, a comprehensive report for the IC manufacturing supply chain, reveals that front-end fab capacity in China will grow to account for 16 percent of the world's semiconductor fab capacity this year, a share that will increase to 20 percent by the end of 2020

  8. Chroma Offers Semiconductor Test Solutions Beyond Your Expectation

    To be in the tech trend of IoT, Chroma ATE provides a wide portfolio of semiconductor IC test solutions ranging from ATE, PXI systems, IC handlers, and system level test solutions. Innovative Nanotech, a member of Chroma Group, has introduced nanoparticles monitoring systems for semiconductor front-end processes

  9. ActLight Announces Dynamic PhotoDiode Integration Project And Licensing With Top Semiconductor Company

    ActLight, a Swiss technology firm known for its breakthrough Dynamic PhotoDiodes (DPDs), announced today that it has signed an agreement with a top semiconductor company for the integration and licensing of the DPD into their Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) for vital signs monitoring, to be used in the next generation of wearable devices

  10. Huawei Launches Kirin 980, The World’s First Commercial 7nm SoC

    In his IFA 2018 keynote titled “The Ultimate Power of Mobile AI”, Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Mr. Richard Yu introduced the Kirin 980, the system on a chip (SoC) that will bring about the next evolution of mobile AI