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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.

Casablanca Receives Overwhelming Shareholder Support for Change at Cliffs Natural Resources; All Six Nominees on Casablanca's Majority Slate Elected to Cliffs Board of Directors; According to Preliminary Voting Results
July 29, 2014
Casablanca Capital LP, ("Casablanca") the beneficial owner of approximately 5.2% of Cliffs Natural Resources ("Cliffs") shares, announced today that all six of Casablanca's nominees have been elected to the Cliffs Board of Directors according to preliminary estimates by its proxy solicitor of the voting results at today's Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Donald Drapkin, Chairman of Casablanca, said, "We are grateful to our fellow Cliffs shareholders for their careful consideration of the issues and gratified that they have sent a resounding message of support for our efforts to drive meaningful change at Cliffs, bring true accountability to the Company's leadership, and restore shareholder value."

More than 40 companies, 730 journalists gearing up for record-breaking ShowStoppers press event at IFA in Berlin
July 29, 2014
 More than 40 companies are gearing up to show hundreds of journalists what comes next in consumer electronics and home appliances atShowStoppers@ IFA 2014, the Official Press Event ofIFA, the global tradeshow that moves markets and inspires buyers.

Javelin Joint Venture Demonstrates Vehicle-Mounted Missile Launch
July 29, 2014
The Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Javelin Joint Venture recently fired a Javelin missile from a remote weapon station integrated onto a wheeled vehicle at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama. The test demonstrated Javelin's vehicle-launch capability to an international customer that has expressed interest in purchasing vehicles integrated with Javelin.

Lockheed Martin Releases Media Opportunities Schedule For EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
July 29, 2014
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will highlight recent innovations and achievements accomplished in support of our customers in the aviation and aerospace community during several media briefings and opportunities at the 2014 Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture Oshkosh, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

BAE Systems and Mach 1 Development Partner to Deliver Secure Document Management and Tracking Solutions
July 29, 2014
BAE Systems is enhancing its highly sophisticated data collaboration and dissemination tool, SIBA (TM), through the interoperability of Mach 1 Development's DocuTRACER ® document watermarking solution. By combining SIBA with DocuTRACER, SIBA will now have the added capability of tracking who accesses each file shared and what changes were made, while also tracing where each document is distributed.

Elbit Systems of America's F-16 CDEEU and CPD Delivered to Lockheed Martin
July 29, 2014
Elbit Systems of America, LLC, is pleased to announce initial deliveries of our latest F-16 avionics upgrades, the Center Pedestal Display (CPD) and updated Common Data Entry Electronics Unit (CDEEU) to Lockheed Martin. These systems were delivered in support of avionics integration in Lockheed Martin's F-16 Systems Integration Lab and represent just one of many F-16 avionics upgrades that Elbit is supporting around the world. "We are extremely pleased to have been selected by Lockheed Martin to provide a completely new Center Pedestal Display (CPD) and an upgraded Common Data Entry Electronics Unit. We have a long, respected relationship with Lockheed Martin and look forward to continuing that relationship for many years to come," commented Raanan Horowitz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Elbit Systems of America. "Many of our engineers are current or recent F-16 operators and maintainers, bringing unequaled passion to the solutions, helping us provide F-16 avionics such as the Display Generator, Stores Management System, Color Multi-Function Displays, Center Pedestal Displays, Up Front Controls Processors, Mission Computers, Head Up Displays, Electronic Warfare Solutions, and Interference Blanker Units," continued Horowitz.

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.

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


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