Groups partner for OLEDS on metal substrates Product News 10/16/2007 Post a comment Organic light emitting diode (OLED) specialist Novaled AG (Dresden, Germany) has teamed with ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel maker, on a project to develop top-emitting OLEDs on flexible substrates for signage and lighting at the steel group's research centre in Liege, Belgium.
XLoom weaves optics option for Infiniband News & Analysis 10/8/2007 Post a comment Startup XLoom Communications rolled out a new optical module to migrate CX4 copper interconnects to 100 meters over standard optical fiber for a broad range of data center systems, following in the footsteps of Intel Corp. and startup Quellan.
Analyst: Compound semi spending spree to continue News & Analysis 10/3/2007 Post a comment The spate of consolidation in the RF and compound semiconductor industry over the past few months is set to continue, but the spotlight for acquisitions will increasingly shift to the possession of IP and the opportunity to expand into multiple markets, rather than just grabbing market share, according to researchers from Strategy Analytics.
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.