Sanmina-SCI Posts Q1 Returns

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Sanmina-SCI Corporation (“Sanmina-SCI” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company, today reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended January 1, 2011. First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Highlights • Revenue of $1.66 billion • Non-GAAP operating margin of 4.2 percent • Non-GAAP diluted earnings per…

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3 Tips to Get More out of Twitter

I’ve been using Twitter for a couple of years now. I’ve turned a lot of people into Twitter users — enough to know that simply saying “175 million people are on Twitter, so you should be too” doesn’t carry particular weight. Though usage by our peers is compelling and a good business reason to start,…

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Huawei Claims Moto IP Infringement

CHICAGO — Huawei Technologies, Co., Ltd. (“Huawei”), a leader in providing next generation telecommunications network solutions for operators around the world, today asked a U.S. District Court to prevent Motorola from illegally transferring Huawei's intellectual property (IP) to Nokia Siemens Networks (“NSN”). Huawei took this action as NSN seeks to complete its US$1.2 billion acquisition…

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Kunekt to Buy Chinese Mobile Phone Firms

HONG KONG — Kunekt Corporation (OTCBB: KNKT), creator of the Kunekt global brand of affordably priced, quality mobile devices, including Android smartphones and tablets, signed definitive agreements to acquire AMS-INT ASIA LTD. (“AMS”), Hong Kong, as a major step in its business plan to design, build and market mobile devices in developed and developing countries,…

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RFID Deployment Faces Cost Hurdle

A report from high-tech consultants {complink 9171|Frost & Sullivan} claims that the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), the tracking technology used by many electronics manufacturers, will grow in the Asia/Pacific region this year. Frost and Sullivan’s analysts cite increased use of the technology by supply chain managers “in Asia Pacific countries that are suppliers…

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Everspin, Future Electronics Expand to Asia

CHANDLER, Ariz. — Everspin Technologies and Future Electronics have entered into a worldwide franchise distribution agreement, expanding their previous agreement to now include distribution throughout Asia and Japan. This expands on the previous agreement that covered Europe and the Americas. In addition, Everspin becomes part of Future’s Registration Program. This places MRAM at the top…

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UBM Releases DesignCon2011 Program

SAN FRANCISCO — UBM Electronics, a UBM company and the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced the selection of the teardown projects that will be presented at the DesignCon Conference January 31 – February 4 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif. The…

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Wozniak to Keynote for UBM Electronics

SAN FRANCISCO — UBM Electronics, a UBM company and the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced that Apple Computer Inc. co-founder and electronics industry visionary Steve Wozniak will deliver the opening keynote speech at ESC Silicon Valley 2011 to be held May 2 – 5…

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