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Posts tagged “Semiconductors ”

September 24, 2010

Premium Lock Tech industry earnings: Mixed views about state of economy

High-tech While Raleigh-based Red Hat increased its guidance for the current quarter, both Intel and AMD have warned that they are seeing warning signs about PC purchasing trends.

September 21, 2010

Premium Lock Durham-based Kinetic Systems promotes exec to CEO post

Kinetic Systems Peter Maris, who led the semiconductor services firm’s international group, replaces Michael D'Appolonia.

September 14, 2010

Premium Lock Intel chief: Content shifting between devices is key for chip-makers

Intel's new Sandy Bridge chip. Seamless transfer capability will be critical because there are 5 billion devices connected to the Internet, and that number will rise, Intel says.

Updated September 1, 2010

Premium Lock PC demand slackens – Another bad sign for tech

Lenovo's Skylight "smartbook" Research firm Gartner reduces its sales forecast for the last half of this year by 2 percent. The news follows Intel’s profit warning. And have you noticed that Cisco is trading at 52-week low?

Updated August 30, 2010

Premium Lock Intel to buy Infineon's wireless chip business for $1.4B

Intel Corporation Infineon operates a research-and-development and manufacturing facility in Durham, N.C.

August 27, 2010

Premium Lock Bad news for tech: Intel cuts sales forecast

Intel  In a statement Friday, the company said it is seeing “weaker than expected demand for consumer PCs in mature markets,” including the U.S. and Europe.

August 23, 2010

Premium Lock Cuts by chip makers now hurting smartphone manufacturers

Chip shortage hits smartphone makers.  (AP) A chip shortage means Apple Inc.’s rivals are having trouble making enough phones to compete with the iPhone, a problem expected to persist through the holidays. It’s also affecting wireless carriers, some of which are seeing delays in improving their networks, and it could even raise computer prices.

August 20, 2010

Premium Lock Tech earnings snapshot: What reports are saying about economy

High-tech sector A summary of recent earnings reports for selected technology companies and what they reveal about the state of spending and the overall economy from The AP.

August 19, 2010

Premium Lock Intel deal for McAfee positions both firms to capitalize on mobile sector growth

Analysis: McAfee will hand the title of largest pureplay security vendor to Trend Micro in return for the multiple benefits of joining a much larger organization including revenue stability, ability to increase cross-selling, product integration, and access to greater financial resources.

Intel to acquire McAfee Intel to acquire McAfee

Updated August 19, 2010

Premium Lock Intel to buy security firm McAfee for $7.7B in cash

Intel Corporation The chip giant offers a premium of $20 a share for California-based McAfee. Intel calls security third pillar of computing along with PC performance and connectivity.

August 10, 2010

Premium Lock Worldwide PC sales are ‘falling off a cliff,’ analyst warns.

Lenovo's new all-in-one desktop Weakening economy leads PC makers, including Morrisville-based Lenovo, to reduce chip orders, analyst says. Overall chip sector takes a hit as two analysts warn that PC demand is slacking.

Updated July 21, 2010

Premium Lock SRC, Duke researchers discover better chip-defect detection technology

SRC Working with National Science Foundation and University of Connecticut, the Semiconductor Research Corporation and Duke find way to improve semiconductor quality.

July 13, 2010

Premium Lock Semiconductor Research Corp. launches $5M clean energy program

SRC IBM, energy giant ABB and five other firms provide financial support for new Energy Research Initiative by RTP-based private sector and university consortium.

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