EDA/IP weekly roundup – October 24th
Blog 10/24/2012 Post a comment
Breker, Cadence, IAR, Mentor, Moortec, Renasas, Sonics, STMicroelectronics, Synopsys, Tanner, UMC, Uniquify and Xilinx made the lineup today. See here for their news…
ST denies break up rumor
News & Analysis 10/12/2012 6 comments
STMicroelectronics, Europe's largest chip manufacturer, denied it is breaking up the company after reports surfaced that such a move is being considered.
Patents, innovation and misuse
Blog 10/9/2012 1 comment
A few weeks ago, I had some words to say about a patent prior art search contest and even more with some Apple filings. Here is some updated information…
Sales at TSMC, UMC climb in Q3
Design How-To 10/9/2012 Post a comment
Foundry sales at TSMC and UMC climbed strongly in the third quarter well ahead of their sales in the same period a year before. However, the picture was mixed with September sales showing slight signs of weakness.