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E*TRADE, CyberCash Alliance Gives Customers Access to Pay-Per-View News Service
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4/23/1997   Post a comment
Palo Alto, CA--April 22, 1997--E*TRADE Group Inc. (Palo Alto, CA) announced an alliance with CyberCash (Reston, VA) that will provide E*TRADE customers with access to an exclusive ...
Mentor Graphics and Duet Technologies Partner to Enable Hardware/Software Co-Verification of VLSI Components
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Mentor Graphics and Duet Technologies Partner to Enable Hardware/Software Co-Verification ...
Trident Adopts Stock Repurchase Plan
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4/23/1997   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--April 22, 1997--Trident Microsystems Inc. (Mountain View, CA) announced that the company's board of directors has authorized the company to repurchase, from ...
Actel Unveils Desktop FPGA Debugging & Diagnostic Tool
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4/23/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 21, 1997--Actel Corp. (Sunnyvale, CA) introduced Silicon Explorer, a desktop computer-based debugging and diagnostic tool suite that reduces FPGA design verification ...
Escalade Introduces New Design Space Explorer
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--April 21, 1997--Escalade Corp. (Santa Clara, CA) introduced a new software tool designed to improve productivity and enhance design quality by automating the design ...
Industry's Interest Piqued with Symbios Logic's New ATA/ATAPI-to-1394 Controller Shown at WinHEC '97
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Ft. Collins, CO--April 17, 1997--Demonstrating a solution to reduce time to market with the IEEE-1394 standard interface, Symbios Logic Inc. (Ft. Collins, CO) presented its new ...
Synopsys Unveils Synopsys 97--Significant Synthesis Product and Technology Upgrade
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Synopsys Unveils "Synopsys 97"--Significant Synthesis Product and Technology ...
Spyglass Licenses Embedded Web Server Technology to BMC Software for its Internet Management Solutions
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Naperville, IL--April 21, 1997--Spyglass Inc. (Naperville, IL) announced it has licensed its embedded Web server technology to Houston-based BMC Software for its PATROL CGI Server ...
Analog Devices' New DBS Receiver Chipset Features Variable Rate Capability
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Norwood, MA--April 21, 1997--Analog Devices Inc. (Norwood, MA) announced SATCOM2, a highly integrated chipset that combines all the necessary mixed-signal functions needed to ...
Synopsys Introduces First-Ever Synthesis Tool for Engineering Change Orders (ECOs)
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Synopsys Introduces First-Ever Synthesis Tool for Engineering Change Orders (ECOs)Mountain View, CA--April ...
High-Tech Firms Collaborate to Develop and Deliver an Integrated Electronic Digital Property Management, Protection, and Metering System
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Calgary--April 21, 1997--Two Calgary companies, ACTC Technologies Inc. and Tragoes Inc. (Toronto, Ontario) are creating an electronic commerce system that enables the secure ...
Silicon Valley Research Announces Completion of Placement of Equity Securities
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 18, 1997--Silicon Valley Research (San Jose, CA) reported the completion of its previously announced planned private placement. Each equity Unit is comprised ...
Synplicity's New HDL Analyst Improves Productivity for Programmable Logic Synthesis Users
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4/22/1997   Post a comment
Mountain View, CA--April 21, 1997--Synplicity Inc. (Mountain View, CA) announced HDL Analyst, a productivity enhancement product for Synplify, improving designer's productivity ...
Xilinx Delivers Industry's Fastest 5V FPGA
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 21, 1997--Xilinx Inc. (San Jose, CA) announced it is now shipping the industry's fastest 5V FPGA device, the XC4000E-1. The XC4000E family now reaches beyond ...
Microsoft Announces Record Results for Office
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Redmond, WA--April 17, 1997--Microsoft Corp. (Redmond, WA) announced the strongest quarter ever for Microsoft Office in its history. Eight million Office 97 application licenses ...
Smith Micro Software Partners With Panasonic; Panasonic is Now Bundling Smith Micro's VideoLink & VideoLink Mail With its EggCam, Color Video Camera
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Aliso Viejo, CA--April 17, 1997--Smith Micro Software Inc. (Aliso Viejo, CA) announced that Panasonic Computer Peripheral Co. (PCPC) is now bundling Smith Micro's VideoLink and ...
Technology Modeling Associates Inc. Announces Common Share Repurchase Program
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 17, 1997--Technology Modeling Associates Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA) announced that its board of directors has authorized the company to repurchase up to one million ...
Toshiba Licenses MIPS16 Architecture, Announces Road Map for Full Line of MIPS RISC Microprocessors from 32-bit through 64-bit
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 21, 1997--Toshiba Corp. (Irvine, CA) announced that it has extended its technology license with the MIPS Technologies Inc. division of Silicon Graphics Inc. ...
ISSI Announces Second Quarter 1997 Results
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 17, 1997--Integrated Silicon Solutions Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA) announced financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 1997, ended March 31, 1997.Revenue ...
Actel Unveils Time-Saving Desktop FPGA Debugging & Diagnostic Tool
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 21, 1997--Actel Corp. (Sunnyvale, CA) introduced Silicon Explorer, a desktop computer-based debugging and diagnostic tool suite that reduces Field Programmable ...
World's Largest Windows Event to Showcase Latest Offerings from Windows NT to the Internet
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
Needham, MA--April 18, 1997--WINDOWS WORLD '97, the world's largest Windows computing event, is preparing to meet unprecedented attendee interest in Windows NT and related products. ...
Micro Linear Announces Record Revenue and Bookings
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4/21/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 17, 1997--Micro Linear Corp. (San Jose, CA) announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 30, 1997.Net revenues for the first quarter ...
Fluoroware Extends Wafer Shipper Line with Introduction of 150 mm Voyager Wafer Shipping System
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Chaska, MN--April 15, 1997--Fluoroware Inc. (Chaska, MN) introduced its 150 mm Voyager wafer shipping system--the latest addition to the company's wafer shipper line, which also ...
Electroglas Unveils Industry's Most Advanced Test Area Networked Solution
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--April 14, 1997-- Electroglas Inc. (Santa Clara, CA) released SORTnet 3.0 test area networked communications, data management, and control solution. Operating ...
Avant! Reports Record Revenue and Income in the First Quarter of 1997
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 16, 1997--Avant! Corp. (Sunnyvale, CA) reported record first quarter operating results for its first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 1997. For the quarter, ...
Lattice Semiconductor Announces In-System Programmable Generic Digital Crosspoint (ispGDX) Family
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Hillsboro, OR--April 14, 1997--Lattice Semiconductor Corp. (Hillsboro, OR) announced a new, high-performance in-system programmable Generic Digital Crosspoint (ispGDX) logic family, ...
Simpact Announces New PCIbus Intelligent Communications Processor Board
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
San Diego, CA--April 16, 1996--Simpact Inc. (San Diego, CA) announced its new ICP2432 PCIbus serial data communications processor for Windows NT. The primary application of the ...
Technology Modeling Associates Inc. Reports First Quarter 1997 Operating Results
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 15, 1997--Technology Modeling Associates Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA) announced operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 1997.Total revenue for ...
Amkor/Anam & Flip Chip Form Strategic Alliance
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Chandler, AZ--April 15, 1997--Amkor/Anam and Flip Chip Technologies (FCT) announced a new strategic alliance creating the platform for bringin together volume IC packaging and ...
HiNT Introduces First Multi-Port PCI-to-PCI Switch
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Fremont, CA--April, 1997--HiNT Corp. (Fremont, CA) introduced the first high-performance, multi-port PCI-to-PCI switch specially designed for increasing PCI utilization of desktop, ...
Warp Nine Introduces 1284 Prototyping and Development Board for Peripherals Upgrade to IEEE 1284.3 Standard
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4/18/1997   Post a comment
Santa Clara, CA--April 14, 1997, PCI Plus '97 Booth #422--Warp Nine Engineering (San Diego, CA) introduced its IEEE 1284.3 peripheral interface prototyping and development board. ...
Delay Calculation Standard Adds Power PAR 1481 Approved
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Austin, TX--April 16, 1997--CFI Inc. (Austin, TX) announced that the IEEE has approved PAR (Project Authorization Request) P1481 for the Delay Calculation Standard (DCS) which ...
VISION Launches New Monochrome Medium Resolution Range of Products
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Edinburgh, UK--April 15, 1997--VISION (Edinburgh, UK) has introduced a new range of monochrome medium resolution CMOS sensors and products which offer significantly enhanced picture ...
Verysys Electronic Design Automation Formed to Provide FeedForward EDA Tools
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Fremont, CA--April 14, 1997--The formation of a new design tools supplier called Verysys Electronic Design Automation (Fremont, CA) was announced by principals of the firm. The ...
Cadence Reports First Quarter Results
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 15, 1997--Cadence Design Systems Inc. (San Jose, CA) reported results for the first quarter of 1997. For comparative purposes, except where noted, the results ...
IKOS Reaches Agreement to Purchase Zycad's Lightspeed Logic Simulation Technology
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Cupertino, CA--April 15, 1997--IKOS Systems Inc. (Cupertino, CA) and Zycad Corp. (St. Paul, MN) announced an agreement for IKOS to purchase Zycad's Lightspeed technology for ...
Pacific Numerix Announces its VLSI Signal Integrity Package
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Scottsdale, AZ--April 15, 1997--Pacific Numerix Corp. (Scottsdale, AZ) announced its IC signal integrity program, VLSI Signal Integrity. This specialized electrical analysis program ...
Toshiba and TMA to Collaborate on 3-D Development
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 15, 1997--Toshiba Corp. of Japan (Tokyo) and Technology Modeling Associates Inc. (TMA; Sunnyvale, CA) have entered a multi-year agreement in which the two ...
TSMC-USA Names New Director of Strategic Marketing
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4/17/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 16, 1997--Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC-USA; San Jose, CA) announced that it has named Roger Fisher as the company's new director of strategic ...
Cypress Announces First Quarter Results
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 15, 1997--Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (San Jose, CA) reported that revenue for the first quarter of 1997 was $126 million, up 11.4 percent from last quarter's ...
MoSys Extends Multibank DRAM Core Technology Into Other Memory Products
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Sunnyvale, CA--April 15, 1997--MoSys Inc. is expanding its product offerings into the high-performance graphics market with the addition of a new 256k by 32, 8-Mbit synchronous ...
AG Associates Receives Multimillion Dollar Order from Leading DRAM Chipmaker
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 15, 1997--AG Associates (San Jose, CA) announced that it has received a multimillion dollar order for eight of its Heatpulse 8108 RTP systems from a major DRAM ...
HP's New EFS System Delivers Global File Access for Unix System and Microsoft Windows NT Users
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Palo Alto, CA--April 15, 1997--Hewlett-Packard Co. (Palo Alto, CA) announced the Enterprise File System (EFS), which allows scientists and engineers to share data and distribute ...
Lam Announces Third Quarter Results for Fiscal 1997
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Fremont, CA--April 15, 1997--Lam Research Corp. (Fremont, CA) announced total revenues of $215.6 million for the company's third quarter of fiscal 1997, ended March 31, 1997. Revenues ...
Lucent Technologies' Visual Insights Product, CBSI Partnership Help Customers Through Year 2000 and Beyond
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Murray Hill, NJ--April 15, 1997--Lucent Technologies (Murray Hill, NJ) announced Visual Insights software, a product that displays large volumes of data in an interactive, graphical ...
Dataram's High-Octane Memory for SGI Workstations Fuels Price/Performance Advantage
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Princeton, NJ--April 15, 1997--Dataram Corp. (Princeton, NJ) announced memory upgrades for Silicon Graphics' (Mountain View, CA) OCTANE Workstation line. 128-Mbyte and 256-Mbyte ...
Lattice Semiconductor Announces In-System Programmable Generic Digital Crosspoint Family
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
Hillsboro, OR--April 14, 1997--Lattice Semiconductor Corp. (Hillsboro, OR) announced a new, high-performance, in-system programmable Generic Digital Crosspoint (ispGDX) logic ...
Lucent Technologies Introduces Web-Based, Java-Enabled Version of its Fax Image Recognition Systems
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4/16/1997   Post a comment
New York, NY--April 15, 1997--Lucent Technologies (Murray Hill, NJ) announced that its FIRST fax recognition data entry system now transmits and captures data through standard ...
Altera Announces Availability of New Reconfigurable Computing Platform
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4/15/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 14, 1997--Altera Corp. (San Jose, CA) announced the availability of the Altera Reconfigurable Computer with PCI interface (ARC-PCI). This new reconfigurable ...
Mosel Vitelic Fast Page-Mode and Extended Data Out DRAMs for Buffer Memory Applications Now Available for 3.3V Systems
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4/15/1997   Post a comment
San Jose, CA--April 14, 1997--Mosel Vitelic's (San Jose, CA) 5V, 8- and 16-bit fast page mode (FPM) and extended data out (EDO) DRAM configurations are now available in 3.3V versions. ...
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