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  1. Taiwan struck by 6.4-magnitude earthquake; buildings collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Echo

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co , the world's largest contract chipmaker and supplier to Apple Inc, said some wafers made in Tainan had been damaged, affecting no more than 1 percent of first-quarter shipments. Previous reports revealed 462 people were injured in the quake and over 170 still unaccounted for.

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  2. Former Sikorsky president killed in P-51D crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Former Sikorsky president Jeff Pino was killed in a crash of his North American P-51D Mustang on 5 February. Pino, the owner of the warbird nicknamed "Big Beautiful Doll", and another man onboard the P-51D were confirmed killed in the crash in Pinal County, Arizona.

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  3. Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NVMI) to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "NOVA MEASURING develops, produces and markets monitoring and measurement systems for the semiconductor manufacturing industry. The company has pioneered the Integrated Metrology concept and is now expanding its activities by developing Integrated Monitoring and Process Control systems for CMP, CVD, Photolithography and Etch manufacturing processes.

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  4. Bridges Investment Management Reduces Stake in International Business Machines Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Bridges Investment Management decreased its position in International Business Machines Corp. by 24.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 3,436 shares of the technology company's stock after selling 1,139 shares during the period.

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  5. ON Semiconductor Reports Fourth Quarter and 2015 Annual ResultsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    During the fourth quarter of 2015, the company reported GAAP net income of $54.1 million, or $0.13 per diluted share. The fourth quarter 2015 GAAP net income was negatively impacted by approximately $24.8 million of special items.

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  6. Taiwan Chipmakers Expect Minimal Disruption After Deadly EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Re/code

    Chipmakers in Taiwan say they expect only small disruptions to the supply of chips used in smart phones and PCs in the wake of an earthquake that killed at least 12 and collapsed apartment buildings in the southern portion of the Asian country. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, the $25 billion company that manufactures chips for Apple and Qualcomm among others reported no injuries or serious damage to its factories and said the quake, which measured 6.4 on the Richter Scale, isn't expected to affect chip deliveries by more than 1 percent this quarter.

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  7. Nevada's perplexing war on solarRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    It was May 2014, and the solar-leasing giant, SolarCity, had just come to town - "town," in this case being Las Vegas, where the retired 71-year-old once worked as a Baccarat dealer. Catania is a guy who knows a smart bet when he sees one, and putting solar panels on the roof of the home he bought in 1976 seemed to be just that.

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  8. Axcelis Technologies Inc (ACLS) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $0.31 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Axcelis Technologies Inc - Research analysts at B. Riley issued their FY2017 earnings estimates for shares of Axcelis Technologies in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Zacks Investment Research reports. B. Riley analyst C. Ellis expects that the brokerage will earn $0.31 per share for the year.

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  9. IBM to invest $3-B in 'Internet of Things' unitRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    International Business Machines Corp said on Tuesday it will invest $3 billion over the next four years in a new 'Internet of Things' unit, aiming to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data. The Armonk, New York-based technology company said its services will be based remotely in the cloud, and offer companies ways to make use of the new and multiplying sources of data such as building sensors, smartphones and home appliances to enhance their own products.

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  10. Strong Taiwan quake appears to have little effect on chip industryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CIO

    A 1999 earthquake in Taiwan significantly affected the chip supply, but it appears that the industry is luckier this time. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck southern Taiwan on Saturday morning local time, prompting concerns that local semiconductor manufacturing plants would be affected.

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    Imprivata, Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor Investigate Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Officers and Directors )--Former SEC attorney Willie Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor LLP announce that a federal class action lawsuit has been filed against Imprivata, Inc. )--Citing rising costs for biologics, Vizient, Inc. has sent a letter to the FDA's Arthritis Advisory Committee endorsing the current pathway for review and approval of... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Analyzing Organic Photovoltaics 2016" report t... )--With Valentine's Day around the corner, the traditional gift of cards and chocolates just does not cut it anymore.

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  12. Why You Should Have Got Out Of The IC Industry 7 Years AgoRead the original story

    Friday | Electronics Weekly

    Seven years ago, Dwight Decker, at that time Chairman of both Conexant and the GSA, presented ten reasons why the chip industry was a bad industry to be in: "Growth has dramatically slowed", said Decker, "up to the mid-1990s it was 20% a year; now it's in single digits." "Software is now a huge part of production cost.

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  13. Cambridge firm has IP to test Google VP9 codec standardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Electronics Weekly

    Argon Design, a Cambridge-based developer of video compression chip test technology, has signed a licensing agreement with Renesas Electronics. It involves IP for compliance testing to Google's VP9 codec standard.

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  14. SimpleTech ProX SD CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2003 | Digital Photography Review

    SimpleTech has today announced SD versions of its ProX line of high performance cards. They are available in 256MB and 512MB formats and are available for immediate delivery.

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  15. SimpleTech TV ViewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2003 | Digital Photography Review

    SimpleTech, Inc. , a leading provider of Flash-based storage, custom and standard memory solutions, announces the FlashLink PhotoZen , the world's first TV photo image viewer, USB Flash memory card reader and PowerPoint presentation projector in a single lightweight, compact device. SimpleTech is demonstrating PhotoZen, the newest member of the FlashLink family, at the 2003 PMA Show, March 2-5, 2003.

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  16. Bridges Investment Counsel Continues to Hold Position in International Business Machines Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Bridges Investment Counsel held its stake in shares of International Business Machines Corp. during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 4,575 shares of the technology company's stock at the end of the fourth quarter.

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  17. LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "LightPath Techonologies Inc. manufactures proprietary collimator assemblies, GRADIUM glass products and other optical telecommunications products at its headquarters in Albuquerque. The Company's subsidiaries, Horizon Photonics and Geltech, manufacture isolator products utilizing proprietary automation technology in Walnut, California, and precision molded aspheric optics used in the active telecom components market in Orlando, Florida.

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  18. LETTERS: Net metering decision all about NV Energy's profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The Review-Journal's coverage of the Jan. 13 meeting on the net metering fiasco covered some good points, none of which came from Public Utilities Commission Chairman Paul Thomsen or Commissioner David Noble . Mr. Thomsen was offended by comments stating that PUC commissioners didn't know what they were doing when they adopted the new rates.

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  19. Capstone Asset Management Company Closes Out Stake in Cohu, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Capstone Asset Management Company closed out its position in shares of Cohu, Inc. during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor previously had a 12,440 share position in the company, valued at approximately $140,945.

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  20. Infineon Technologies AG (IFNNY) Given Neutral Rating at BNP ParibasRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... of Hold and an average price target of $13.00. Infineon Technologies AG is a Germany-based company developing semiconductors and system solutions for automotive and industrial electronics, and chip card, as well as security applications. It ...

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