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USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: UNIQUIFY
October 22, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 22 -- The trademark UNIQUIFY (Reg. No. 4619634) was issued on Oct. 14 by the USPTO.

Cadence Introduces Automotive Functional Safety Verification Solution, Reducing ISO 26262 Compliance Preparation Effort by up to 50 Percent; Cadence Incisive platform enhanced with new fault injection verification management for functional safety compliance
October 22, 2014
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global design innovation, today introduced its new automotive functional safety verification solution, which reduces the effort required by automotive designers to prepare for ISO 26262 compliance by up to 50 percent. An expansion to the Cadence® Incisive® functional verification platform, the new fault injection and safety verification technologies help automotive engineers automate ISO 26262 compliance for traceability, safety verification and tool confidence level (TCL).

Mueller-BBM Active Noise Control and Sound Design Now Optimized on Cadence Tensilica HiFi Audio/Voice Processors for Automotive Applications
October 22, 2014
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, and Müller-BBM Active Sound Technology, a global leader in automotive Active Noise Control (ANC) and Active Sound Design (ASD) technology, today announced that an optimized port of Müller-BBM's m|klang® ANC and ASD software is now available on the Cadence® Tensilica® HiFi Audio/Voice digital signal processing (DSP) family. This is the first time m|klang ANC and ASD software has been ported to a licensable intellectual property (IP) DSP core.

Mueller-BBM Active Noise Control and Sound Design Now Optimized on Cadence Tensilica HiFi Audio/Voice Processors for Automotive Applications
October 22, 2014
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, and Müller-BBM Active Sound Technology, a global leader in automotive Active Noise Control (ANC) and Active Sound Design (ASD) technology, today announced that an optimized port of Müller-BBM's m|klang® ANC and ASD software is now available on the Cadence® Tensilica® HiFi Audio/Voice digital signal processing (DSP) family. This is the first time m|klang ANC and ASD software has been ported to a licensable intellectual property (IP) DSP core.

Broadcom to Webcast Annual Analyst Day on Tuesday, December 9, 2014
October 22, 2014
Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced it will provide a live webcast for its annual Analyst Day event and invites investors to listen beginning at 1 p.m. Pacific Tuesday, December 9, 2014. Broadcom's Analyst Day includes a series of presentations by the company's executive team. It is expected that the presentations will conclude at approximately 5:00 p.m. Pacific. The company's presentations may include information regarding current and future products and technologies, end market trends and the company's current financial prospects.

World record in data transmission with smart circuits
October 22, 2014
October 21, 2014 Fewer cords, smaller antennas and quicker video transmission. This may be the result of a new type of microwave circuit that was designed at Chalmers University of Technology. The research team behind the circuits currently holds an attention-grabbing record. Tomorrow the results will be presented at a conference in San Diego.

-NXP Enables New Era in Cloud Services Security
October 22, 2014
ENP Newswire - 22 October 2014 Release date- 21102014 - San Jose, CA - NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI), global leader in secure technology and solutions, today announced a strategic deployment of FIDO U2F secure element ICs for accessing consumer cloud services.

Vermont: Gov. Shumlin, state and local officials, and business leaders address planned sale of Vermont IBM plant to GlobalFoundries
October 21, 2014
Office of Governor, The State of Vermont has issued the following news release: Gov. Peter Shumlin was joined today by business groups, employers, local officials, lawmakers and others to offer strong state partnership to GlobalFoundries. The Santa Clara-based semiconductor manufacturer today announced its intention to purchase IBM’s facilities in Vermont and continue operations and employment at the plant. GlobalFoundries said that manufacturing at the facility will continue, with robust demand supporting plant operations and employment. The announcement ends months of uncertainty about the fate of the plant due to IBM’s strategic realignment of its business away from silicon chip manufacturing.

Vermont: Gov. Peter Shumlin issued the following statement today on the planned sale of IBM Vermont facilities to GlobalFoundries
October 21, 2014
Office of Governor, The State of Vermont has issued the following news release: IBM announced this morning that it plans to sell its semiconductor production business, including its facilities in Vermont, to GlobalFoundries, a company with a strong track record of performance in semiconductor manufacturing. GlobalFoundries plans to maintain the workforce and continue operations in Vermont, good news for the talented Vermonters employed by the plant and for our whole state.

Phoenix Semiconductor plans to reduce reliance on Samsung
October 21, 2014
SOUTH Korean firm Phoenix Semiconductor Philippines Inc. said it will significantly reduce the reliance of its business from the global electronics giant Samsung as it will start taking orders from Japanese and American companies.


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