Huawei Lauds Altera

Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced it has been named a Huawei “2013 Excellent Core Partner” for outstanding support, high-quality standards and FPGA product innovation. Huawei Technologies, a world-leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, presented Altera the high honor at Huawei’s 2013 Core Partner Convention in Shenzhen, China, in November. The Huawei Excellent Core…

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Kyocera Wins ‘Green’ Recognition

Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO)(TOKYO:6971) announced that the company’s Kagoshima Sendai manufacturing plant (Kagoshima Prefecture) has received the 2013 Environment Minister’s Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity (implementation of countermeasures / dissemination category) in recognition of its environmental protection activities. This is the fourth consecutive year that Kyocera has been a recipient, following the 2012 and 2011…

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Intel to Buy Mindspeed’s Wireless Assets

Intel Corp. (INTC) is stepping up its efforts to establish a bigger presence in the wireless communications market with plans to acquire assets from a division of Mindspeed Technologies. The company said in a blog post on its website that it agreed to purchase “certain assets of the wireless infrastructure division of Mindspeed” to beef…

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Alliance Inks Global Pact With Digi-Key

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with Alliance Memory Inc., a worldwide provider of legacy memory products. Alliance Memory manufactures a complete line of SRAMs, including 3.3 V and 5 V fast asynchronous SRAMs with speeds…

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Tablet Market Takes Off in 2013

San Mateo, Calif. – Global shipments of tablets will continue to grow over the next five years, which is good news for electronic component manufacturers supplying the mobile device market. Worldwide tablet shipments are expected to reach 221.3 million units in 2013, up 53.5 percent over the previous year, according to International Data Corporation (IDC)…

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