2019-12-04 - Brian Santo

Cadence Consolidates RF Design with Latest Acquisition

For $160 million, Cadence will get board- and system-level RF design capabilities to complement its circuit-level RF expertise.

2019-11-13 - Nitin Dahad

eSilicon to Be Split Between Synopsys and Inphi

eSilicon will sell most of its business to Inphi for $216M. Synopsys will purchase its embedded memory IP.

2019-10-14 - Nitin Dahad

Dialog Semiconductor Acquires Creative Chips in IoT Push

The acquisition adds industrial IoT products to Dialog's portfolio.

2019-09-16 - Nitin Dahad

Movement in India’s Chip Design Industry

Do India's 'children' of Texas Instruments have a golden opportunity to expand the country's chip design hub?

2019-09-03 - Nitin Dahad

Toshiba Memory to Acquire Lite-On’s SSD Business

With declining sales, Taiwan-based Lite-On Technology is selling its solid-state storage business to Toshiba Memory for $165 million.

2019-08-12 - Rick Merritt

Broadcom Bid $10.7 Billion for Symantec

Broadcom bid $10.7 billion for Symantec to grow a software portfolio that could make up a third of its revenues.

2019-07-30 - Dylan McGrath

Apple to Aqcuire Intel’s Modem Business

Despite reaching a settlement with longtime modem supplier Qualcomm, Apple clearly still has designs on its own internally developed modem…

2019-06-26 - Susan Hong & Matthew Burgess

The Role of the Distributor in Southeast Asia

Multinational Corporations (MNCs) normally have the ambition to enter emerging markets, but how to start? Should they establish a direct…

2019-06-11 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

Raytheon & United Technologies Merge Announced

The combined entity will be the third largest military/aerospace vendor in the world

2019-06-05 - Nitin Dahad

Chipmakers Keep Acquiring Connectivity Chip Suppliers

Infineon's acquisition of Cypress is the latest in a list of big semiconductor vendors acquiring connectivity chip suppliers