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Microchip and ON Semiconductor have shown a surprise tender for Atmel. Bernard Cole, editor, Embedded.com, wrote in a recent commentary that he's skeptical Microchip can successfully manage both its own product lines and those of Atmel's should the takeover occur.
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The last time I tried to call a PIC a peripheral Interface controller, Microchip were very upset with me. Apparently it is a trade name not an acronym. I am sure I saw some old data sheet from Microchip with PIC as an acronym, does anyone else remember this?
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