Motorola opens R&D centers in Bangalore, Taipei News & Analysis 7/13/2005 Post a comment Motorola Inc. has opened research and design centers in Bangalore and Taipei, both focused on developing solutions for seamless mobility in telecom switching, embedded communications, broadband and ultra wideband wireless.
Federal court reverses California court decision on SanDisk patent suit News & Analysis 7/11/2005 Post a comment 151 SanDisk Corp. has announced that the U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Court has reversed a summary judgement by a California District Court regarding SanDisk's '987 memory card patent, thus renewing the memory disk supplier's almost four-year old patent infringement suit against Ritec, Pretec, and Memorex.
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.