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Analyst: Chip market on track for record increase

7/28/2010 01:40 AM EDT
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re: Analyst: Chip market on track for record increase
Robotics Developer   8/2/2010 2:57:17 PM
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Given the fact that every day I see new gadgets in the hands of my kids and their friends, I would agree that the growth of the chip market is fueled by consumer markets. There is a constant pressure to create the next best .... and this is good for jobs and the economy. It is nice to see good news!

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eewiz   7/29/2010 2:04:05 AM
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Good news . Hope some of these revenue growth and capex spending will be converted to new semi jobs. Would have been interesting to see, whether the growth is mainly from ASIA or US. I can vouch the cell phone craziness in ASIA is a main contributing factor.

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Luis Sanchez   7/28/2010 9:00:35 PM
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Some interesting news. What does this mean? That people is desiring the benefit of electronics. The benefit of communicating through voice, through IM, the benefit of doing massive number crunching calculations for scientific research or whatever other applications might be out there. This can make us think that the high-tech business is good and be glad about being in it. But also we must think of the importance of greener technology since all these numbers signify an increase in electronic junk. Good think Rohs, and other green regulations have been established already. Let invention go forward, what will the chips do next?

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