US chipmaker fears for 20 employees on missing Malaysian flight 
By Noel Randewich | Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Malay and Chinese staff en-route to factory.
 
Tech sector drags down US earnings 
By Caroline Valetkevitch | Jan 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
Q4 earnings down 1.1 percent.
 
Researchers ride waves for better spin current  
By Liam Tung | Jul 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
Three-magnon splitting could enable future spintronics.
 
ASKAP radio chip could enter mobile market 
By Liz Tay | Mar 22, 2010 | Comment Now 
Potential for smaller, more energy-efficient devices.
 
Semiconductor business has hit the bottom says Gartner 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 14, 2009 | Comment Now 
Sees orders picking up, but a memory crash is coming.
 
Semiconductor sales slide 
By Iain Thomson | Mar 3, 2009 | Comment Now 
Down over a quarter for the year.
 
Ink breakthrough heralds bendy PC screens 
By Sylvie Barak | Jan 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
Researchers in the US claim to have developed a type of soluble semiconductor ink which could help to make bendable computer screens a reality.
 
Semiconductor industry facing dark times 
Nov 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
The semiconductor industry is in for a rough ride for the foreseeable future, according to analyst firm Gartner.
 
Semiconductor spending falls by a quarter 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
Gartner has warned that spending on semiconductor capital has collapsed, and is not likely to recover until 2010.
 
Semiconductor and computer shipments rose in Q1  
By Egan Orion | Jul 2, 2008 | Comment Now 
Chip and PC sales increased in recent months compared to last year, semiconductor and computer industry analysts have reported.
 
GPS semiconductor firms face 'uncertain future' 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
Semiconductor vendors that pioneered the GPS market are facing an "uncertain future", experts warn..
 
GaN transistors to replace silicon in 'extreme' devices 
By Liz Tay | May 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
A chemical compound known as gallium nitrade (GaN) could replace silicon for high-power and high-temperature electronics.
 
Semiconductor market to 'soften' in 2008 
By Robert Jaques | Mar 28, 2008 | Comment Now 
The global semiconductor market in 2008 will be characterised by improved capacity balance but softening demand, experts predict..
 
Semiconductor assembly and test market soars 
By Robert Jaques | Mar 14, 2008 | Comment Now 
The worldwide market for semiconductor assembly and test services (Sats) grew for the sixth consecutive year in 2007, according to Gartner..
 
Taiwan Semiconductor loses trade secrets case 
By Simon Burns | Sep 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) has lost a US court case in which it was accused of leaking confidential chip design information from one of its customers.
 
Sun seeks expanded semiconductor role 
By Tom Sanders | Mar 29, 2007 | Comment Now 
New Microelectronics unit wil pitch Sun CPUs to OEMs.
 
Global semiconductor sales surge to US$261bn 
By Robert Jaques | Dec 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
2006 worldwide revenues up 11 percent.
 
Wi-Fi semiconductor demand remains strong 
By Robert Jaques | Oct 9, 2006 | Comment Now 
Latest revenue forecasts suggest global sales of US$3.2 billion by 2010.
 
Demand for semiconductor IP set to explode 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 15, 2006 | Comment Now 
Chip vendors to become a major intellectual property licensing force.
 
Semiconductor innovation accelerates 
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