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STATS ChipPAC's new technology sees strong demand
July 30, 2014
STATS ChipPAC yesterday said that its more advanced semiconductor technology - unveiled two months ago - has seen strong demand and accelerated adoption across its customer base. The chip maker said that its encapsulated Wafer Level Chip Scale Project (eWLCSP) solution, which is aimed at future electronics markets including space-constrained mobile devices and wearable technology, has made possible new benefits of superior quality, lower cost structure and ease of conversion for fan-in wafer level packaging.

NANOTECHNOLOGY INNOVATION; COMMITTEE: HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE; SUBCOMMITTEE: COMMERCE, MANUFACTURING AND TRADE
July 29, 2014
TESTIMONY-BY: DR. CHRISTIAN BINEK, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR AFFILIATION: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN, PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY Statement of Dr. Christian Binek Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Physics and Astronomy Committee on House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade July 29, 2014 1. What is nanoscience and nanotechnology? 2. Emerging material properties at the nanoscale 3. Complex nanostructures and nanotechnology

Apple gets EU nod for USD3bn Beats deal
July 29, 2014
MANAVIGATOR-July 29, 2014-Apple gets EU nod for USD3bn Beats deal 29 July 2014 â(EURO)" Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) had obtained clearance from the European Commission for its planned USD3bn (EUR2.2bn) acquisition of subscription streaming music service Beats Music and the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio software maker Beats Electronics from co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr Dre.

-Dow launches new website in Poland
July 29, 2014
ENP Newswire - 29 July 2014 Release date- 29072014 - Warsaw, Poland - Dow (NYSE: Dow) has launched a Polish language website to serve as a source of information about the company for local stakeholders. The new site will promote and raise awareness of Dow in Poland, provide information about the company's presence and products in the country and share both local and global success stories of which Dow is most proud.

Enterprise: Weekly Digest
July 28, 2014
Four more labs Four advanced semiconductor joint labs - representing a commitment of $200 million from the public and private sectors - were launched on July 23 by A*STAR's Institute of Microelectronics and 10 industry partners. The labs will develop and advance semiconductor technologies, allow partners to undertake solutions-oriented semiconductor R&D, and facilitate commercialisation that will be "earlier, faster and cheaper", says A*STAR, Singapore's agency for science, technology and research. The 10 industry partners are Applied Materials, Dai Nippon Printing, DISCO, KLA-Tencor, Mentor Graphics, Nikon, Panasonic Factory Solutions Asia Pacific, PINK, Tokyo Electron Ltd and Tokyo Ohka Kogyo. Fund your favourite project

How to Swindle Soldiers
July 28, 2014
Well, here is a clever new business strategy: Offer service members around the country and around the world financing for their appliances, furniture, and electronics, and then, when they fall behind on their loans, sue them in courts they can't get to to represent themselves.

Audio giant Bose Corp sues luxury headphone maker Beats Electronics
July 26, 2014
Audio giant Bose Corp has sued luxury headphone maker Beats Electronics for alleged infringement of its patented noise-cancelling technology in its headphones, bostonherald.com reported. In a lawsuit filed in federal court and in a complaint with the US International Trade Commission, (ITC) the Framingham-based Bose said technology protected by patents was being used by Beats in its ''Studio'' line of headphones.

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.

Design/manufacturing services; Directory
June 01, 2014
  The companies offering products, services, and equipment for the design and manufacture of finished medical devices are conveniently listed by category in alphabetical order. For additional information, view the manufacturers section starting on page 129 or visit our website at www.mdtmag.com.     Assembly   BOX BUILD   CGI Motion             http://www.cgimotion.com         Cirtec Medical Systems           101B Cooper Ct., Los Gatos, CA 95032         Phone: 408-395-0443   Fax: 408-395-0465     http://www.cirtecmed.com         info@cirtecmed.com     See our Ad on page 41             El Microcircuits, Inc.           1651 Pohl Rd., Mankato, MN 56001             Phone: 507-345-5786   Fax: 507-345-7559     http://www.eimicro.com           See our Ad on page 34             EMAC, Inc.             http://vuww.emacinc.com           Permian Plastics, LLC             http://www.permianplastics.com   Pro-Dex     2361 McGaw Ave., Irvine, CA 92614           Phone: 949-769-3200   Fax: 949-769-3281     http://www.pro-dex.com           customer.service@pro-dex.com     See our Ad on page 48             RBC Medical Innovations           http://www.rbccorp.com           Ultra Clean Technology           http://www.uct.com     CLEANROOM ASSEMBLY     Advanced Molding Technologies     http://www.advancedmt.com         Avalon Laboratories, LLC         2610 E. Homestead PI., Rancho     Dominguez, CA 90220   Phone: 310-761-8660   Fax: 310-761-8665     http://www.avalonlabs.com         info@avalonlabs.com   See our Ad on page 43             Cirtec Medical Systems           101B Cooper Ct., Los Gatos, CA 95032         Phone: 408-395-0443


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