Wal-Mart Pulls Eggs in China Blog 10/29/2008 Post a comment First milk, now eggs.
Wal-Mart Stores Tuesday pulled a major brand of eggs from its stores in a country it has yet to deploy RFID throughout the supply chain.
Opinion: Winners, losers in AMD fab deal Blog 10/8/2008 Post a comment AMD plans to spinoff its manufacturing arm into a new foundry vendor, with financial help from the Abu Dhabi government. This will turn troubled AMD into a pure design house. Who are the winners and losers in this deal?
Analysis: AMD stops bleeding, but still has long way to go Blog 10/7/2008 Post a comment AMD's decision to spin off its manufacturing facilities in a joint venture qualifies as the most significant event in its history. It's debatable, as company executives contend, that deal rises to the level of other seminal events in the history of the semiconductor industry.
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.