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posted in August 2004

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Corrigan says chip industry in 'wait-and-see' mode
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8/31/2004   Post a comment
The semiconductor industry has adopted a "wait-and-see" attitude marked by vast uncertainties over the direction of oil prices, instability in Iraq and the presidential election, a senior executive said.
Billion-dollar deal second-guessed
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8/30/2004   Post a comment
The billion-dollar price tag of the ARM-Artisan Components deal raised eyebrows last week.
MIPS chief sees no threat from ARM-Artisan tie-up
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8/26/2004   Post a comment
ARM Ltd.'s nearly $1 billion acquisition of library vendor Artisan Components doesn't pose a threat to companies such as MIPS Technologies Inc. who rely to some degree on Artisan libraries, MIPS' chief executive said.
Outsourcing backers say move up food chain, foes question new job claims
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8/24/2004   Post a comment
Industry executives, a displaced worker and a representative of the largest U.S. engineering organization debated the pros and cons of outsourcing during an industry panel.
IRS accused of secret deal with chip maker
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8/10/2004   Post a comment
An Internal Revenue Service auditor reportedly has accused the agency of cooperating in a secret deal to give semiconductor company Micrel Inc. huge tax break.
Attention, shoppers
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8/9/2004   Post a comment
Vacation's great, until you come back and realize you can't find your favorite stocks where you left them. LSI at four bucks a share? Atmel at three and change? Many companies are bouncing to 52-week lows, even as the semiconductor industry roars through a boom cycle. So what gives?


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