Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has developed and launched its first leading-edge LED digital signage solution that offers wireless high definition video and audio streaming that is compatible with 3G networks such as AT&T and Wi-Fi and WiMax networks.
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance analog mixed-signal integrated circuits and high reliability semiconductors, will participate in the Wedbush 8th Annual New York MAC Conference at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York on March 9-10, 2010.
QED Technologies, the pioneer and exclusive provider of Magnetorheological Finishing (MRF®) and Subaperture Stitching Interferometry (SSI®), announces implementation of one of its new Aspheric Stitching Interferometers (ASI®) at the Leibniz Institute for Surface Modification (IOM) in Leipzig, Germany. The ASI is the newest in QED’s line of full aperture metrology systems. The ASI is capable of measuring steep aspheres with as much as 1000 waves (more than 600 microns) of departure from the best fit sphere.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded $2.4 million to the Georgia Institute of Technology to develop a new type of radar system that will be used to study the Earth's ice and snow formations from the air. The system could provide new information about the effects of global climate change.
Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology will hold co-host several seminars & workshops this year in conjunction with key research institutes & universities - these will be on a variety of topics. Speakers will come from the host universities and from a number of other institutes and industry, in addition to process and applications experts from Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology, providing their in-depth knowledge of the chosen topic.
The solar market in North Africa and the Middle East is being earmarked as the boom market for solar development, According to reports solar energy in the Middle East is going to be a boom market for the next 10 years - with 9,000 MW of Concentrated Solar Power Capacity planned by 2020 and more then 40,000 MW by 2030.
GigOptix, Inc. (OTCBB:GGOX), today announced the availability for sampling of its GX3122 dual channel linear Transimpedance Amplifier (TIA) designed for use in next generation 40Gb/s DWDM coherent optical receivers.
Next Inning Technology Research, an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Cree (NASDAQ:CREE), Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP), International Rectifier (NYSE:IRF), OmniVision Technologies (NASDAQ:OVTI) and Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD).
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. an innovator of high reliability analog and mixed signal semiconductors enabling a broad range of end markets, today announced that company executives will be presenting a company overview at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Mar. 10, 2010, at 1:05 p.m. Eastern time from the JW Marriott Grand Lakes in Orlando, Fla.
WCDMA handset semiconductor revenue will see a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of over 10% between 2009 and 2014, exceeding $30 billion by 2014. Overall handset semiconductor revenue will see a more moderate five-year CAGR of 2.1%, as semiconductor revenue for CDMA and GSM handsets declines throughout the forecast period, according to market research firm In-Stat (http://www.in-stat.com).
SPP Process Technology Systems Ltd. (SPTS), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd. (SPP), today announced bookings of nearly $35 million during the fourth quarter of 2009 from the entities acquired last year from Aviza, Inc. SPTS was formed to merge Surface Technology Systems plc (STS), the single wafer process equipment subsidiary Aviza Technology Ltd. (ATL) and the Scotts Valley, CA based thermal products business of Aviza Technology, Inc. in October 2009.