Excess chip inventory set to hurt Q1
News & Analysis 1/25/2013 1 comment
Global economic woes across mutliple sectors drove chip inventory high in 2012 and is set to hurt global chip sales in the first quarter of 2013, according to market analysis firm IHS.
Asian vendors rise as PC sales slump in Q4
News & Analysis 1/14/2013 1 comment
Lenovo and Asus gained in the fourth quarter, but holiday PC sales declined for the first time in more than five years.
Global PC sales fell 6.4 percent in the last quarter, the first such holiday season drop in more than five years with Lenovo and Asus among the few making gains
Dialog saw sales surge in Q4
Design How-To 1/10/2013 3 comments
Demand for chips to go into smartphones and tablet computers was behind a late surge in sales at mixed-signal chip company Dialog.