Smart Lighting Chips Market (LED drivers, MCUs, Sensors) worth $1.05 Billion by 2019; RnRMarketResearch.com adds "The Markets for Smart Lighting Drivers, Controllers and Sensor Chips - 2014" reports to its store. This report analyzes the market for LED drivers, MCUs, sensors and other chips used in smart lighting.
July 29, 2014
This report analyzes the market for LED drivers, MCUs, sensors and other chips used in smart lighting.  It is the latest in reports on smart lighting, which covers both the lighting itself and important components and chips used in smart lighting systems.  In this report we explicitly discuss smart lighting components in the context of the emerging Internet-of-Things. Photo -http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140729/130756

July 29, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 29 -- Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., San Diego, files Form 8-K (current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on July 28.

Vycom Announces Flametec® Thermax PVC (FM4910 Listed) For a Variety of Clean Room Applications with Excellent Workability and Aesthetics
July 29, 2014
 Vycom announces the addition of Thermax PVC to the Flametec® family of products, designed to meet Factory Mutual (FM) 4910 fire propagation and smoke generation criteria for cleanroom equipment materials such as wet benches, process tools, fume hoods, furniture and cabinetry. These criteria reduce threats to worker safety and damage to semiconductor wafers used in electronic chip manufacturing. Flametec Thermax provides a flame-retardant PVC solution with excellent workability and superior aesthetics. It is available in a smooth, white finish, in various sheet sizes and thicknesses.

Fairchild Semiconductor, E*Trade Financial, Gilead Sciences, Roche and Biogen Idec highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
July 29, 2014
 Zacks Equity Researchhighlights Fairchild Semiconductor (Nasdaq:FCS-Free Report) as the Bull of the Day and E*Trade Financial (Nasdaq:ETFC-Free Report) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis on Gilead Sciences (Nasdaq:GILD-Free Report), Roche (OTC:RHHBY-Free Report) and Biogen Idec (Nasdaq:BIIB-Free Report). Here is a synopsis of all five stocks:

Synapse Design, a Leader in Storage Technology Firmware, to Demo Its Cloud Software Platform at 2014 Flash Memory Summit
July 29, 2014
Synapse Design, the leading SOC and ASIC design services partner serving tier one system and semiconductor companies, today announced the Company will participate in the 2014 Flash Memory Summit. Visitors can meet Synapse Design company representatives at booth 911 to experience firsthand its Cloud Software Platform technology.

Sony DADC BioSciences and TSMC AACC Industry Division Award
July 29, 2014
MUMBAI: The 2014 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) today awarded Sony DADC BioSciences and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) with its Best Abstract of Interest to the Industry Division Award.

Compound Semiconductor Market by Type; III-V, II-VI, IV-IV, sapphire, Deposition Technology, Product Worth $104.55 Billion in 2020 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets.
July 28, 2014
  (PRWEB) July 28, 2014             According to a new market research report, "Compound Semiconductor Market by Type (III-V, II-VI, IV-IV, sapphire), Deposition Technology (CVD, MBE, HVPE, Ammonothermal, MOVPE, LPE, ALD), Product (Power, Opto-electronic), Application, and Geography-2013-2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.63% from 2014 to 2020 and reach $104.55 billion in 2020.     Browse 121 market data tables and 88 figures spread through 342 pages and in-depth TOC on "Compound Semiconductor Market" - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/compound-semiconductor-market-178858112.html.             Download Sample Brochure Today!

Intel; R RAID Powered by LSI* Wins 2014 ChannelPro Reader Choice Gold Award for Best SATA/SAS RAID Controller.
July 27, 2014
  (PRWEB) July 27, 2014             The ChannelPro Network Reader Choice Awards announced that Intel(R) RAID powered by LSI* wins the Gold Award for Best SATA/SAS RAID Controller.       In the first quarter of 2014, ChannelPro Network online visitors and magazine readers submitted their votes for the most small business-friendly and partner-friendly products, technologies, services, programs, and professional organizations in the channel today. More than 850 votes were cast and Intel RAID powered by LSI* won the Gold Award.           Reader Choice Award results are currently spotlighted this month with special coverage online at http://www.ChannelProNetwork.com, as well as in the July print issue of ChannelPro-SMB.         About Intel RAID       The next generation of Intel(R) RAID solutions is transforming the storage ecosystem with solutions that are faster, smarter, more secure, highly available and significantly lower TCO. IT decision makers looking to improve efficiencies and lower costs can do so by optimizing storage performance with the power of Intel RAID solutions. For more information on Intel RAID, visit:

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.

Nvidia Launches the Ultimate Tablet for Gamers.
July 25, 2014
  Nvidia Corp., an American global technology company, releases its ultimate tablet for gamers-the Shield tablet last Tuesday.           Nvidia's Shield portable game console is a more powerful gaming device that was built with Nvidia's fastest mobile processor and unbeatable tablet graphics, video and audio.         It is run by Nvidia Tegra K1 mobile processor and gets three times more performance with (http://www.nvidia.com/object/nvidia-kepler.html) Nvidia Kepler -"the world's fastest and most efficient high performance computing architecture." Shield also makes us of a custom engineered thermal system.


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MEMS wafer inspection system from Sonoscan
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