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Nexus 9 hands-on review: The iPad challenger
January 31, 2015
It teased us long enough before it finally made its way to Indian shores. The Nexus 9 is not just aiming to be the premier tablet on planet Android, but would like us to believe that it's the finest tablet out there. It lands exactly in between the iPad Mini and the iPad Air 2, with its 8.9-inch screen, and is the slightly overdue Google flagship tablet that eclipses the somewhat dated Nexus 7 and Nexus 10. The HTC Nexus 9 is also the tablet that was probably designed to show off Android's latest iteration - Android 5.0, a.k.a. Lollipop.

Berger & Montague, P.C. Files Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Against InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE: INVN)
January 30, 2015
The law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. has filed a class action in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of all purchasers of InvenSense, Inc. ("InvenSense" or the "Company") (NYSE: INVN) common stock between July 29, 2014 and October 28, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period").

Amtech Systems Completes Acquisition of BTU International; Combination reinforces Amtech's Solar Growth Opportunity
January 30, 2015
Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of BTU International (BTU). J.S. Whang, Executive Chairman of Amtech, said, "The addition of BTU supports our business model of growth through strategic acquisition and continuous innovation. This acquisition further advances our strategy to expand our technology portfolio in adjacent markets and creates an even stronger platform to drive the growth of our solar business."

Amerlux® Upgrades Hornet High Power A-14 LED Light Engine for Track, Semi-Recessed and Recessed Luminaires
January 30, 2015
 Amerlux® never stops in researching and delivering continuous improvements in all of its products.  The latest improvement is the upgrade in performance of the Hornet HP A14 LED Engine that delivers outstanding reliability and guaranteed efficiency in energy and maintenance.

QuantumClean® and ChemTrace® to exhibit at SEMICON Korea 2015; Leading global providers of validated Atomically Clean Surfaces(TM) outsourced process tool parts cleaning, performance coatings, refurbishment, and analytical & engineering services for sub-20nm manufacturing processes to exhibit at SEMICON Korea 2015 tradeshow.
January 30, 2015
 QuantumClean® andChemTrace®today announced that they will be exhibiting at the SEMICON Korea 2015 tradeshow, held at the Coex in Seoul, South Korea from February 4th through 6th. SEMICON Korea features the people, products and technologies advancing the future of microelectronics.  QuantumClean® and ChemTrace® will be exhibiting at booth number 2408.

UPDATE - INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation of the Board of Directors of Silicon Image Inc. Regarding the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Lattice Semiconductor Corporation
January 30, 2015
Levi & Korsinsky commences an investigation into the Board of Directors of Silicon Image Inc. ("Silicon Image" or "the Company") (NASDAQ:SIMG) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Lattice Semiconductor Corporation.

Diodes Incorporated Targets Chargers for Cell Phones and Portable Devices with Highly Efficient Synchronous Rectification Controller
January 30, 2015
Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today introduced the APR343 synchronous rectification controller. This device addresses the need for a highly integrated, efficient and cost-effective solution for cell phone and similar portable electronic device chargers.

Global Ultra High Definition (UHD) Panel 4K Market to Value US$30,404.6 Million by 2020: Transparency Market Research
January 30, 2015
Transparency Market Research (TMR) has published a new report titled "Ultra High Definition (UHD) Panel (4K) Market By End-use Applications - Televisions, Personal Computers, Smart Phones, Display Screens/Walls, and Others (Camera, Tablets, Notebooks); By Technology - LCD and LED (Includes OLED and AMOLED) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020". According to the report, the global ultra high definition (UHD) panel (4K) market will reach a value of US$30,404.6 million by 2020.

ACCRETECH AND ChipMOS TO COOPERATE ON PROCESS AUTOMATION AND EQUIPMENT DEVELOPMENT
January 30, 2015
 ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES (Bermuda) LTD. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: IMOS), an industry leading provider of outsourced semiconductor assembly and test services ("OSAT"), today announced that it has signed a Letter of Intent to cooperate on the development of new equipment and process automation with Tokyo Seimitsu Co., Ltd. ("ACCRETECH") at ChipMOS's Tainan fab. Under the agreement, ACCRETECH will be responsible for the equipment design and manufacturing. This is expected to include, but will not be limited to, probers for wafer testing and wafer dicing equipment. ChipMOS will provide engineering resources for development, testing and evaluation of the jointly-developed new equipment and production lines.

-Al-Hada Hospital extends its Barco diagnostic display fleet with Coronis Fusion 6MP LED
January 30, 2015
Kortrijk, Belgium - Enterprise visualization expert Barco announced today that the prestigious Saudi Arabian Al-Hada Military Hospital has selected its Coronis Fusion 6MP diagnostic display system, including its online MediCal QAWeb management service.As a long-term Barco customer, the hospital has been using Barco's Nio 2MP and 5MP display systems since 2006, throughout their imaging department. By adding the Coronis Fusion 6MP display systems, it helps its radiology team to make confident and faster diagnoses.


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