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Mar 16, 2017, 06:00 ET ChipMOS PROVIDES 1Q17 CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL FORECAST

ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 8150 and NASDAQ: IMOS), an industry leading provider of outsourced...


Mar 16, 2017, 03:08 ET Guian New Area's Economic Upgrade Driven by Big Data

Guian New Area, China's state approved national-level economic zone in southwestern Guizhou province, is vigorously developing the big data...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:45 ET Glass Lewis Becomes Second Leading Proxy Advisory Firm to Recommend that Cypress Stockholders Consent FOR Elimination of Cumulative Voting

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ("Cypress") (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that independent proxy advisory firm Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC ("Glass...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:10 ET Synopsys' IC Compiler II Certified for TSMC's 12-nm Process Technology

Highlights: - 12-nm physical implementation flow is fully enabled in IC Compiler II place-and-route and IC Validator physical signoff...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:05 ET Synopsys and TSMC Collaborate to Develop Interface, Analog and Foundation IP for 12-nm FinFET Process

Highlights: - DesignWare Interface IP portfolio for TSMC 12FFC process includes USB, DisplayPort, PCI Express, DDR, LPDDR, SATA, MIPI,...


Mar 15, 2017, 13:49 ET u-blox Achieves Strong 2016 Results

u-blox (SIX: UBXN), a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and chips, today announces its financial results for 2016. Financial...


Mar 15, 2017, 13:00 ET Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis Recommends Cypress Semiconductor Stockholders Vote To Eliminate Cumulative Voting

T.J. Rodgers, founder and former CEO, President and Director of Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) ("Cypress" or "the Company"), and...


Mar 15, 2017, 12:45 ET Global Semiconductor Chip Packaging Market 2017-2021: Latest Market Dynamics Influencing the Industry - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Semiconductor Chip Packaging Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. The...


Mar 15, 2017, 12:15 ET $2.5 Billion Fan-out Wafer Level Packaging Patent Landscape 2016-2021 with Database of 3,100+ Patents Analysed Including Technology Segmentation - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Fan-Out Wafer Level Packaging Patent Landscape" report to their offering. With Apple and...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:30 ET Wearable Sensor Market Expected to Reach $ 2,258 Million, Globally, by 2022 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Wearable Sensor Market: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:20 ET Semiconductor Lasers Market Expected to Reach $8.9 Billion by 2022, Globally - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Global Semiconductor Lasers Market: Opportunity Analysis and Industry...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:10 ET Optical Position Market Expected to Reach $2,589 Million by 2022, Globally - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Optical Position Sensor Market: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:50 ET Digital Power Management Multichannel IC Market Expected to Reach $35,109 Million, Globally, by 2022 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Digital Power Management Multi-Channel IC Market: Global Opportunity...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:40 ET Global Accelerometer and Gyroscope Market Expected to Reach $5 Billion by 2022 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Accelerometer & Gyroscope Market - Global Opportunity Analysis and...


Mar 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Accelerate product expansion and maximize software investment with the new SimpleLink™ MCU platform

Available today, the new Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) SimpleLink™ microcontroller (MCU) platform is transforming the pace of product...


Mar 15, 2017, 05:00 ET SMIC Signs License Agreement For Invensas' DBI(R) Technology

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981) ("SMIC"), one of the leading semiconductor foundries in the world and...


Mar 14, 2017, 18:09 ET Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firm, ISS, Recommends that Cypress Semiconductor Stockholders Consent FOR Management's Proposal to Eliminate Cumulative Voting

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ("Cypress") (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS"), a leading independent...


Mar 14, 2017, 11:31 ET Leading Japanese Electronics Manufacturer Orders Orbotech Direct Imaging Solutions Totaling $5 Million

ORBOTECH LTD. (NASDAQ: ORBK), a leading provider of process innovation technologies, solutions and equipment enabling the transformation of the...


Mar 14, 2017, 11:30 ET Power Management Integrated Circuits (PMIC) Market Expected to Reach $57,888 Million, Globally, by 2022 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Power Management Integrated Circuits (PMIC) Market: Global Opportunity...


Mar 14, 2017, 11:20 ET Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) Market Expected to Reach $26.8 Billion, Globally, by 2022 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) Market : Global Opportunity...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:45 ET Cadence Achieves Certification for TSMC's 7nm Process Technology

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced several new capabilities resulting from its close collaboration with TSMC to further...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:15 ET UMC and Synopsys Collaboration Speeds 14-nm Custom Design

Highlights: - Custom Compiler support brings visually-assisted automation to UMC customers - New industry-standard interoperable...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:10 ET Synopsys Extends Automotive Ecosystem for Virtual Prototyping to Include Silicon Mobility Semiconductor Solutions

Highlights: - New automotive Virtualizer Development Kit for OLEA T222 from Synopsys and Silicon Mobility enables early software...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:05 ET Synopsys Releases LightTools 8.5 with New Tools to Increase Illumination Optical System Efficiency and Performance

Highlights: - Conformal surface receivers to enhance and simplify illuminance analysis of complex optical surfaces - Expanded...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:30 ET Cypress Semiconductor Independent Stockholders Should Decide Whether or Not To Eliminate Cumulative Voting

T.J. Rodgers, founder and former CEO, President and Director of Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) ("Cypress" or "the Company"), and...