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Japan Display, Sharp Racing to Lure China Smartphone Makers
July 27, 2014
Japan Display Inc. and Sharp Corp. are in a fierce battle to win contracts from Chinese smartphone makers for supply of liquid crystal display panels.

Transparency Market Research: Global Polycarbonate Market Expected to Reach USD 18.39 Billion in 2019
July 27, 2014
Transparency Market Research reported that according to its new market report, "Polycarbonate Market for Automotive, Electronics, Construction, Optical Media, Packaging and Other (Medical Implants and Tableware) Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global polycarbonate market was valued at USD 12.15 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 18.39 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 6.1 percent from 2013 to 2019.

Seventh Sense Biosystems Updates on Receipt of Notices of Allowance for 3 Patents
July 27, 2014
Seventh Sense Biosystems (7SBio) reported that it received notices of allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for three patent applications (U.S. Patent Applications 13/680,351, 13/456,570, and 13/292,254).

ON Semiconductor introduces new Lithium-ion battery protection controller
July 25, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: ON Semiconductor, which designs, manufactures and markets semiconductor components, has introduced a new Lithium-ion battery protection controller for smartphones and tablets.

ON Semiconductor introduces new Lithium-ion battery protection controller
July 25, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: ON Semiconductor, which designs, manufactures and markets semiconductor components, has introduced a new Lithium-ion battery protection controller for smartphones and tablets.

Rudolph announces availability of SONUS Technology for measuring thick films
July 25, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Rudolph Technologies, Inc., a provider of process characterization equipment, data analysis systems and software for semiconductor manufacturing industries, has announced the availability of its new SONUS Technology, designed for measuring thick films and film stacks used in copper pillar bumps and for detecting defects, such as voids, in through silicon vias, or TSVs.

EPC unveils A4WP compliant wireless power transfer demonstration kit
July 25, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Efficient Power Conversion Corporation, or EPC, has announced the availability of an A4WP compliant wireless power transfer demonstration kit delivering 35W and operating at 6.78MHz.

MediaTek and Japan Display unveil 120Hz display on mobile devices
July 24, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: MediaTek Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, and Japan Display Inc., an LCD technology company, have unveiled 120Hz display on mobile devices.

ColorStars unveils new family of smart LED lighting system
July 24, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: ColorStars Group, or CSTU, a light-emitting diode, or LED, lighting solution provider, has unveiled a new family of smart LED lighting system based on a control technology.

Wayne selects Energy Focus's tubular LED lighting products
July 24, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Wayne State University has selected tubular light-emitting diode, or LED, lighting products from Energy Focus, Inc., a provider of LED lighting technologies, to replace existing T12 fluorescent lighting.


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