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APPLE PLANS TO ATTACK YOUR CASH; With its new Pay system, the tech giant plans to change money as we know it, writes Peter Spence
September 14, 2014
Gwen Stefani, Dr Dre and Stephen Fry, along with a swarm of experts from the worlds of technology and fashion, last week made their annual pilgrimage to Cupertino, California. They massed together to see Tim Cook, chief executive of the world's largest company, and the high priest of Apple, unveil his newest goods. Standing in a large temporary structure at DeAnza College, in tech preacher's garb - a loose-fitting shirt and jeans - Mr Cook blitzed through the newest phones, and introduced a long-awaited smartwatch. But what really caught the eye of investors that night was a technology more than a decade old to which Mr Cook devoted less than 15 minutes of his presentation: Apple Pay.

MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP [ MENT ] Reports acquisitions by the director RHINES WALDEN C (Oregon)
September 13, 2014
MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP [ MENT ], WILSONVILLE, has filed a form 4 with the Securities & Exchange Commission on 09/12/2014 noting the change in the beneficial interest held by RHINES WALDEN C, WILSONVILLE. On September 11,2014 action involved acquisitions of 19,138 shares in stock. RHINES WALDEN C, now owns 394,788 shares directly. For more information please visit: http://www.sec.gov

MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP [ MENT ] Reports dispositions by the director RHINES WALDEN C (Oregon)
September 13, 2014
MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP [ MENT ], WILSONVILLE, has filed a form 4 with the Securities & Exchange Commission on 09/12/2014 noting the change in the beneficial interest held by RHINES WALDEN C, WILSONVILLE. On September 11,2014 action involved dispositions of 9,751 shares in stock. RHINES WALDEN C, now owns 385,037 shares directly. For more information please visit: http://www.sec.gov

VIZIO HDTVs and Audio Collection Now Available Across Canada, Offering Consumers Brilliant Picture and Audio Quality for Best-in-Class Entertainment Experience
September 12, 2014
Premium In-Store Experience Allows Canadian Consumers to Interact with VIZIO Technologies at Best Buy and Future Shop Locations  VIZIO, the #1 Smart TV1 and Sound Bar company2 in the U.S., announced today the Canadian availability of its award-winning portfolio of HDTV and audio products at Best Buy and Future Shop locations throughout Canada as well as online at bestbuy.ca and futureshop.ca.  Consumers can now visit retail locations across Canada to experience VIZIO's best-in-class technologies for themselves.  Whether in the market for a new HDTV for the living room, or interested in a sound bar to upgrade their home theater, Canadian consumers will appreciate VIZIO's attainable, beautifully simple products backed by North America-based customer support. Canadian consumers can now find VIZIO's popular E- and M-Series Full-Array LED Smart TVs and a range of award-winning audio solutions, including VIZIO's 2.1 and 5.1 Sound Bars Systems and 2.1 Sound Stand, at retail locations nationwide. Whether looking to purchase at retail or browsing before shopping online, Canadian consumers now have access to an informative in-store experience at Best Buy Canada and Future Shop retail locations. 

Mercury Systems unveils EnsembleHDS6603 server
September 11, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Mercury Systems, Inc., a provider of open sensor processing systems and services, has unveiled the Ensemble HDS6603 server.

iPhone 6 rollout bypasses mainland
September 11, 2014
A pending government approval is likely the major reason that the world's largest smartphone market will miss the rollout of the iPhone 6 in China. Phil Schiller, Senior Vice President at Apple Inc., announces new pricing for iPhones an Apple event at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California, September 9, 2014.[Photo/Agencies]

SUNY CNSE selects Rudolph's Discover Enterprise YMS for G450C program
September 10, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Rudolph Technologies, Inc. has announced that the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, or CNSE, Albany, New York, has selected its Discover Enterprise Yield Management Software, or YMS, to provide an integrated data warehouse and analytics system for the Global 450 Consortium, or G450C, equipment development program.

Kulicke and Soffa Industries introduces new chip-to-substrate bonder
September 10, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc., which is engaged in the designing and manufacturing of semiconductor and LED assembly equipment, has introduced APAMA, or Advanced Packaging with Adaptive Machine Analytics, a new chip-to-substrate, or C2S, bonder.

Intel announces two new packaging and test technologies for foundry customers
September 10, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Intel Corporation, which designs and manufactures integrated digital technology platforms, has announced two new packaging and test technologies for foundry customers.

Bosch Sensortec selects ASE as partner for production of sensor device
September 09, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Bosch Sensortec GmbH has selected Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc., or ASE, a semiconductor assembly and test service provider, as a manufacturing and technology partner for production of sensor device.


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