Future, Touch Have Distribution Agreement

MONTREAL — Future Electronics, a world class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of electronic components is pleased to announce that they have signed a global distribution agreement with Touch Revolution. This engagement provides our customers with access to a full line-up of multi-touch monitors and projected capacitive LCD modules from the largest…

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SMIC Posts Quarterly Figures

SHANGHAI, China — Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981) (“SMIC” or the “Company”), one of the leading semiconductor foundries in the world, today announced its consolidated results of operations for the three months ended September 30, 2011. Read the full press release. {complink 12815|Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC)}

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WPG to Distribute for Vitesse

SAN JOSE, Calif., and CAMARILLO, Calif. — WPG Americas Inc. and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, announced today that WPG Americas (WPGA) will be handling distribution of Vitesse’s complete line of products in the Americas effective immediately. Vitesse’s high-performance communications ICs are designed to…

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Big Promise in Little Screens

Sales of large display screens have been declining for several quarters, and major providers such as Samsung, Sony, and LG say this has hurt their most recent quarterly earnings. (See: Headache, but Also Some Relief in Q3 for Asian OEMs.) TV sales in particular have stalled as consumers pull back on their spending, and features…

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AMD Unveils Cost-Cutting Plan

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a restructuring plan and implementation of operational efficiency initiatives designed to strengthen the company's competitive positioning. AMD expects that these combined actions will create a more competitive cost structure and rebalance the company's global workforce skillsets, helping AMD to continue delivering industry-leading products while improving productivity, reducing…

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RFMW Adds ‘Buy Now’ Page

SAN JOSE, Calif. — RFMW has added a new “buy now” page with P1dB for 18GHz adapters and formable coaxial cable assemblies for use on RF & Microwave systems, modules, ground based applications and test and measurement requirements. Applications up to 18GHz include wireless and wired military COTS, industrial and commercial products. All the adapters…

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