Synapse, Digi-Key Sign Distribution Deal

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., and HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry’s largest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, has signed a global distribution agreement with Synapse Wireless®. “We are excited to provide Synapse Wireless products to our growing global customer base,” said Mark…

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Flextronics Posts Q3 Data

SINGAPORE — Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX) today announced results for its third quarter ended December 31, 2011 as follows: Net sales for the third quarter ended December 31, 2011 decreased $340 million or 4% to $7.5 billion compared to net sales for the quarter ended December 31, 2010 of $7.8 billion. Read the full press release.…

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Intel Sets Revenue Mark

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Intel Corporation today reported full-year revenue of $54 billion, operating income of $17.5 billion, net income of $12.9 billion and EPS of $2.39 — all records. The company generated approximately $21 billion in cash from operations, paid dividends of $4.1 billion and used $14.1 billion to repurchase 642 million shares of…

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Is the SOPA Opera Over?

In case you missed it — and I actually did — hundreds of Websites were blacked out yesterday in protest of some proposed US legislation. The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) has a self-explanatory intent, but aspects of it have many people crying, “Censorship!” I've had a hard time writing about yesterday's protest without getting…

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Microsemi Buys a Maxim Business

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. — Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it has acquired the telecom clock generation, synchronization, packet timing and synthesis business from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXIM). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquired product lines…

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Sanmina-SCI Posts 1Q12 Numbers

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Sanmina-SCI Corporation (“Sanmina-SCI” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ GS: SANM), a leading global Electronics Manufacturing Services company, today reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011. Read the full press release. {complink 4773|Sanmina-SCI Corp.}

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