OCP sells assets to majority stockholder News & Analysis 2/13/2006 Post a comment Fiber optic subsystems maker Optical Communication Products Inc., has sold certain assets located at its Broomfield, Colo., facility related to VCSEL technology to its majority stockholder Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd., for $1.0 million.
Bookham basks in 'Cramer Effect' News & Analysis 2/3/2006 Post a comment For its second quarter, which ended Dec. 31, Bookham reported losses of $11.9 million, or 28 cents per share, on revenues of $60.7 million, compared with GAAP losses of $535,000, or 2 cents per share, on revenues of $62.6 million the previous quarter.
JDS Uniphase posts loss, margins up News & Analysis 2/1/2006 Post a comment Broadband communications products supplier JDS Uniphase Corp. reported a loss of $42.1 million, or 3 cents per share on sales of $312.9 million in its second 2006 fiscal quarter ended December, compared with a loss of $41.0 million, or 3 cents per share on sales of $180.5 million in the year-ago fiscal quarter.
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.