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2007-02-05 China's Actions Semi eyes more acquisitions
China's Actions Semiconductor is scouring the Chinese landscape, and overseas, looking to scoop up small design firms with a recently approved $80 million budget for acquisitions and investment.
2008-10-01 1H 08 shows revamp in IC ranking
A big shakeup in the top 20 semiconductor supplier ranking for 1H 08 has been reported by IC Insights Inc. Although the top four ranked companies stayed put in their spots, there were a number of "movers and shakers" up and down the list.
2004-08-13 Zoran agrees to use Norwegian 3D graphics core
Zoran Corp., a fabless chip company with a background in digital graphics and imaging chips, has formed a partnership with Falanx Microsystems AS, a licensor of graphics processing cores for mobile applications, Zoran said on August 10, 2004.
2013-06-25 Utilising non-volatile memory IP in SoC designs
Integrating anti-fuse NVM on chip for program storage results to increased margin as well as independence from vagaries of supply chain and component availability
2004-02-27 Triscend courts new suitor, ARM backs out
ARM Holdings plc Wednesday (February 25, 2004) said it has backed out of a preliminary agreement to acquire Triscend Corp. after an undisclosed bidder made an offer to buy the fabless chip company.
2011-08-29 Telegent's curtain call: The three-way spin off
As told by its executives, Telegent is now spun out in three ways: an engineering team went to Spreadtrum; some are now working at a well-known U.S. company; and a dozen people is now a part of a spin-off company
2005-02-04 SST preps for serial flash demand expansion in 2005
Fabless flash memory developer Silicon Storage Technology Inc. is planning to increase its ability to produce serial flash devices through contracts with foundry suppliers Grace Semiconductor, Seiko Epson and TSMC, SST said Tuesday (Feb. 1
2005-01-26 Sony takes license, backs Transmeta move back into IP
Global consumer electronics company Sony Corp. has licensed technologies for power management and transistor leakage control from Transmeta Corp., joining a band of companies which have licensed technology from Transmeta
2006-06-21 SanDisk licenses non-volatile memory from Impinj
Fabless chip company Impinj Inc. has made a deal with to license its memory technology, AEON, to SanDisk Corp.
2013-03-28 RDA sets sights on a higher bidder
There is some speculation that Spreadtrum is poised to acquire fellow Chinese fabless chip company, but RDA may be looking for a better deal.
2016-04-25 Qualcomm logs robust Q2 sales, reveals licensing deals
Qualcomm said that its fiscal Q2 was boosted by new license agreements in China, and also credited stronger-than-expected performance across the company's chipset business
2012-04-04 Mobile LTE JV unsuccessful, Docomo to blame
The plan to establish a fabless chip company to develop and sell ICs for mobile devices with Fujitsu, Fujitsu Semiconductor, NEC, Panasonic and Samsung did not reach the target deadline.
2014-11-24 Japan's Megachips eyes sensor hubs for IoT devices
Megachips is Japan's only fabless chip company listed among the top 25 in the world by IC Insights. The company has worldwide revenues of more than $600 million.
2008-09-18 DTV standard challenges mobile TV spec in China
Fabless chip company Legend Silicon is rolling out three new digital TV chips based on China's terrestrial DTV broadcast standard called GB20600-2006.
2004-05-20 CMOS radio transceiver specialist Sirific raises $17M
Fabless chip company Sirific Wireless Corp., which specializes in the development of multistandard, multiband RF transceivers for GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA and WLAN, has closed its $17 million oversubscribed Series B financing round.
2004-12-02 Broadcom, TTPcom signed up to use ARC processors
ARC International plc, a developer of configurable processor cores and application platforms, has cut a licensing deal with fabless chip company Broadcom Corp. and has had a product partnership in place for some time with TTPcom Ltd, ARC announced Monday (Nov. 29).
2015-12-17 Atmel, Dialog deal on standby as counter offer surfaces
Atmel received an unsolicited bid to buy the company that its board is obliged to consider but it has been previously reported that Cypress Semiconductor could try to outdo an agreed bid from Dialog
2011-05-02 AMD's next logical move: Get ARM-ed
If ARM doesn't buy AMD, the latter's only way up would be to become an independent fabless chip company working on multicore ICs made using the ARM architecture.
2004-07-15 Xilinx invests in China
Programmable logic vendor Xilinx Inc. will disclose details this week of an investment it has made in He Jian Technology Co., a foundry in Suzhou, China, saying it may one day need the foundry to lower the cost of its chip production
2015-11-04 What's stopping China from investing in MediaTek?
China's Tsinghua Unigroup has expressed interest in buying fabless semiconductor company MediaTek. However, Taiwan's laws prevent Chinese firms from investing in Taiwanese companies
2007-11-16 Tool rids wireless sensor nets of battery
No wires and no batteries; now there's a combination. It's the promise of a company at this year's ISA Expo with a battery-free solution for ultralow-power wireless sensor and control networks based on the IEEE 802.15.4 standard
2007-04-16 SPI packs DSPs with stream processing
Stream Processors Inc. emerges from stealth mode to introduce two parts that embody what the company calls a fundamentally new architecture and the first commercial application of stream processing for DSPs
2006-02-08 SMIC to pursue 'strategic' options to raise capacity
SMIC president and CEO Richard Chang disclosed that the company would pursue "strategic alliances" to raise manufacturing capacity as well as spending in 2006
2010-03-09 Signs point to NXP going fab-lite on mixed-signals
With NXP closing down wafer fabs ICH in Germany and ICN5 in the Netherlands, and announcing plans to close ICN6 by early-to-mid 2011, the fab-lite movement is gathering pace at the chip company
2010-12-21 Semicon myths debunked
Semicon industry watcher Future horizons debunks the following myths: "the cycles are over"; "the market is mature"; "ASPs will keep declining"; "fabs have no strategic value"; " The fabless business model is a success", and "the 21 century business model of focus not breadth
2002-11-26 Risks of customer-owned tooling send designers to ASICs
Like do-it-yourselfers who wished they had called the plumber or electrician instead of botching a home repair, chip makers seem to be having second thoughts about customer-owned tooling
2012-08-31 Renesas president mum on KKR deal, discusses restructuring plan
Yasushi Akao talks at length about his key strategies in increasing profits for Renesas Electronics. His comments came hours after news spread that private equity firm KKR intends to invest $1.27 billion in the struggling Japanese chip company
2006-06-12 PortalPlayer cuts jobs after iPod loss
After recently losing its key chip design win at Apple, PortalPlayer announced plans to reduce its worldwide workforce by about 45 jobs, or approximately 14 percent of its employees
2014-06-12 Online tools promise to improve SoC design
eSilicon announced a couple of online tools with which designers can use to explore design and delivery options, essentially bringing e-commerce to chip designers
2014-03-11 NXP needs to be "more Chinese," says exec
NXP's car chip business is mostly centered on connected cars and keyless entry, which is why Drue Freeman, SVP, believes that the firm can take advantage of China's growing automotive chip market
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