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Oct 21, 2014, 15:30 ET
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center achieves one of the highest levels of recognition a hospital can receive - Magnet(R) recognition for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program(R).

Memorial Hermann-TMC Achieves 'Gold Medal' of Nursing

 Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC) today announced that it has achieved one of the highest levels of recognition a hospital can...

Oct 21, 2014, 14:00 ET
North Bullitt High School "makes math SOAR" with TI Technology to win the #TISelfieContest

MAYIM BIALIK SURPRISES WINNERS OF BACK TO SCHOOL CONTEST WITH A BIG BANG

 Students at North Bullitt High School (NBHS) were surprised to learn today that Emmy-award winning actress and neuroscientist Dr. Mayim Bialik...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:45 ET

TI continues to scale sophisticated innovation into ADAS solutions for entry- to mid- level automobiles

Convergence --  As governments around the world encourage consumers to buy safer vehicles, automobile manufacturers are striving to build...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:30 ET

TI strengthens DSP and vision processing on its "Jacinto" family of infotainment processors to enhance digital cockpit integration

 Today, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) is adding signal processing functionality to its new DRA75x processors to enable customers ...

Oct 20, 2014, 16:30 ET

TI reports 3Q14 financial results and shareholder returns

 Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today reported third-quarter revenue of $3.50 billion, net income of $826 million and...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:30 ET
TI's new SimpleLink (TM) Wi-Fi(R) devices are first to be Wi-Fi CERTIFIED(TM) at the chip level

TI's new SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® devices are first to be Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ at the chip level

Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced today that its SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3100 and CC3200 devices, designed for the Internet of...

Oct 16, 2014, 16:30 ET

Texas Instruments board declares quarterly dividend

 The Board of Directors of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share of common...

Oct 16, 2014, 12:26 ET
TI's TPS92661-Q1 LED matrix manager is a compact, scalable solution that enables automobile manufacturers to create innovative LED headlamps that vary beam patterns and intensity dynamically for optimum roadway illumination and enhanced driver safety

TI introduces industry's first fully integrated LED matrix manager for adaptive automotive headlight systems

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced the industry's first fully integrated high-brightness LED matrix manager IC for adaptive...

Oct 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas logo.

Affordable Health Benefits Await Millions Of Uninsured

 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) today launched a statewide education effort to help more than 6.2 million uninsured Texans find...

Oct 15, 2014, 14:02 ET

Texas Children's Hospital surgeons presented at American Academy of Pediatrics national meeting

Numerous physicians and researchers from the Department of Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston were in San Diego to present at the...

Oct 14, 2014, 16:01 ET
Industry's first 24-V, sinusoidal, sensorless, brushless DC motor driver

Industry's first 24-V, sinusoidal, sensorless, brushless DC motor driver quiets noise in fan and small pump applications

Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced the industry's first 24-V, sinusoidal, sensorless, brushless DC (BLDC) motor driver. The...

Oct 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
TI drives Cu wire in high-volume silicon production.

TI demonstrates leadership in copper wire bonding technology with more than 22B units shipped

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today announced it has shipped more than 22 billion units of copper wire bonding technology from its...

Oct 13, 2014, 01:01 ET

Ford F-150 Named Truck of Texas at 2014 Texas Auto Writers Assn. Truck Rodeo

 The all-new Ford F-150 was named Truck of Texas at the 2014 Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) Truck Rodeo. "This year, the Texas Truck...

Oct 09, 2014, 14:45 ET
Texas Medical Center (TMC) today announced the opening of its accelerator program, TMCx, one of the core components of the TMC's Innovation Institute and the first step in the TMC's long-term plans to become one of the world's premiere life science commercialization clusters. TMCx is housed in a state-of-the-art, 100,000 square-foot facility and is designed to catapult the development of early-stage companies. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Medical Center)

Texas Medical Center Opens TMCx

Texas Medical Center (TMC) today announced the opening of  its accelerator program, TMCx, one of the core components of the Texas Medical...

Oct 08, 2014, 11:50 ET
Texas de Brazil in NYC now serving rice bowls, salads and sandwiches for lunch. (PRNewsFoto/Texas de Brazil)

Texas de Brazil Launches New Lunch Menu In New York City

Texas de Brazil® is launching a new lunch menu at their New York City location today. The restaurant, which is traditionally known for its...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:00 ET
Texas Instruments (TI) today expanded its successive approximation register (SAR) analog-to-digital converter (ADC) portfolio with the first devices in a new high-voltage family. The eight-channel ADS8688 and four-channel ADS8684 simplify power requirements. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)

New high-voltage SAR ADCs deliver highest total system accuracy for multi-channel industrial applications

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today expanded its successive approximation register (SAR) analog-to-digital converter (ADC) portfolio...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:26 ET
Texas Instruments Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments Incorporated)

Texas Instruments to webcast 3Q14 earnings conference call

 Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) will webcast its third-quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Monday, October 20, at 4:30...

Oct 07, 2014, 10:00 ET
Texas Instruments simplifies low-power microcontroller development with non-volatile FRAM, flexible on-chip LCD controller and abundant I/O (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)

Texas Instruments simplifies low-power microcontroller development with non-volatile FRAM, flexible on-chip LCD controller and abundant I/O

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today announced the lowest-power MCUs with an on-chip LCD controller within a new family of...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:30 ET

"Paws for a PURRpose" Animal Art Event Open for Online Bidding

The Texas Humane Legislation Network (THLN), a non-profit organization dedicated to the passage of animal welfare legislation in Texas, announces...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:00 ET

GAINING MOMENTUM: Power Across Texas Announces New Board Member

Power Across Texas (PAT), a statewide 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Austin, announced that Karen R. Johnson, formerly PAT's first Chief...