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Atmel® Corporation, a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, today announced that it has received an unsolicited proposal to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Atmel common stock. Under the terms of the proposal, Atmel stockholders would receive $9.00 in cash per share, with the option to receive, in…

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Texas Instruments (TI) today introduced the industry's first integrated battery monitor and protector to measure 16 battery cells at one time. The bq76PL455A-Q1 provides highly accurate cell-voltage monitoring for large batteries with up to 256 cells in a series and can enable a more intelligent battery management in electric vehicles,…

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Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, the largest and most advanced pure-play foundry provider in China, and M31 Technology Corporation, a professional silicon intellectual property (IP) provider jointly announced today that SMIC will expand its IP portfolio with M31's differentiated high speed interface IP solutions. The technology will target solid-state drive (SSD),…

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The 4th International Power Transmission Expo and 2nd International Grinding and Surface Finishing Expo -  March 03rd , 4th and 5th, 2016 in Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India. The twin exhibitions - Iptex & Grindex – 2016, will create a platform for exhibitors to showcase their innovations in Gears, Power…

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Amtech Systems, Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and silicon wafers, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new stock repurchase program of up to $4 million of the company's outstanding common stock, par…

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Teledyne LeCroy today expands the capabilities of its industry-leading oscilloscope products with the introduction of the VectorLinQ vector signal analysis software option. VectorLinQ enables sophisticated visualization and analysis of standard modulation schemes including n-PSK, n-QAM, circular QAM, ASK, and FSK, as well as custom signal types and symbol positions. The…

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In the current fiscal year 2016, Siemens will invest around €4.8 billion in research and development (R&D) – some €300 million more than last fiscal year. R&D investment has thus increased about 20 percent since fiscal 2014. A major part of the additional funds is earmarked for automation, digitalization and…

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Rockwell Automation continues to expand its Machinery Safety System Integrator program to help manufacturers find system integrators with best-in-class safety expertise. Five new members from around the globe have joined the program. “Manufacturers today face increasingly complex requirements when designing machinery safety systems,” said Mark Eitzman, manager of safety market…

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GE’s Power Services business announced it has completed the inspection and repairs of the 180-megawatt (MW) Ensenyurt Power Plant on the outskirts of Istanbul, the country’s most populous city. The 16-year-old station’s owner, Turkish utility Doga Enerji, selected GE to enhance the site’s long-term reliability in meeting the area’s growing…

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Cadence Design Systems Inc. announced that it has collaborated with Lumerical Solutions Inc. and PhoeniX B.V. (http://www.phoenixbv.com) to jointly develop an integrated electronic/photonic design automation (EPDA) environment for photonic ICs (PICs). Built around the Cadence® Virtuoso® custom design platform, the EPDA environment enables schematic or layout-driven design flows for photonic…