Opinion: Familiar song and dance in Korea Blog 8/14/2001 Post a comment I don't know how Yogi Berra's "deja vu all over again" would translate into Korean, but that is what is happening in the Land of Morning Calm. It is beginning to look like a replay of the 1997-98 chaebol and government shadow boxing amidst mounting economic problems.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.