Given Imaging reports Q4 revenues of $27.5 million News & Analysis 3/1/2007 Post a comment Revenues of video capsule supplier Given Imaging Ltd. increased to $27.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2006, compared to $24.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2005. Gross margin in the fourth quarter of 2006 was 73.8 percent, compared to 75.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2005.
Memscap's revenues jump 46% in 2006 News & Analysis 3/1/2007 Post a comment French provider of micro-electromechanical systems Memscap SA released consolidated revenues of 14.6 million euros ($18.4 million) for fiscal year 2006, ended December 31. This compares to consolidated revenues of 10 million euros ($12.3 million) for fiscal year 2005, resulting in a 46 percent annual growth in euros and a 50 percent annual growth in dollars.
BenQ plans niche attack on cell phones News & Analysis 3/1/2007 Post a comment After high hopes of being a handset giant, the tattered remains of BenQ-Siemens will be sold off on eBay. But the company is already planning a comeback, focusing on products that have worked in the past.
Becoming a data master News & Analysis 3/1/2007 Post a comment The dangers of too much, insufficient or impure business data are frighteningly real. How do you get your company the right dosage of quality data?
Cypress sells auto sensor unit News & Analysis 3/1/2007 Post a comment Cypress Semiconductor Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its image sensor unit, SMaL Camera Technologies Inc., to Sensata Technologies Inc.
AMD tips quad-core performance Product News 3/1/2007 Post a comment Advanced Micro Devices upcoming Barcelona quad-core processor will sport floating-point performance 42 percent higher than Intel's current top-of-the line CPU, the Xeon X5355 also known as Clovertown.
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.