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Taiwan to Invest $131 Million in Semiconductor Industry
(Electronic Engineering Times - 22 Jun 2017)

Much Ado About China's Big IC Surge
(Electronic Engineering Times - 21 Jun 2017)

Award Winners Announced at 2017FLEX
(EMS Now - 21 Jun 2017)

Exploring Smart Sensor Explosive Growth at SEMICON West 2017
(TMCnet.com - 20 Jun 2017)

SEMI Europe applauds new semiconductor manufacturing investment
(Display Plus - 20 Jun 2017)

Bosch to Build $1.1 Billion Chip Plant for Self-Driving Cars
(Bloomberg - 19 Jun 2017)

MediaTek Chooses TSMC for 7nm
(Electronic Engineering Times - 16 Jun 2017)

North American semi equipment industry on the rise
(Evertiq - 16 Jun 2017)

Perfecting 200 mm processing tools
(Compound Semiconductor - 15 Jun 2017)

Globalfoundries unveils 7nm FinFET process
(New Electronics - 15 Jun 2017)

Europe's quantum bet
(Phys.org - 13 Jun 2017)

G’foundries Updates 7nm, EUV Plan
(Electronic Engineering Times - 13 Jun 2017)

Singapore’s manufacturing output beats expectations in April on higher production of electronics
(EMS Now - 13 Jun 2017)

Packaging can extend physical limits of semiconductors, says TSMC chair
(Digitimes - 12 Jun 2017)

TSMC 5nm chip production to take place in southern Taiwan
(Digitimes - 9 Jun 2017)

SEMICON West preview: Equipment components and subsystems
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 8 Jun 2017)

Forward Looking Data For Japan is Positive
(Bloomberg - 7 Jun 2017)

Korea Strategic Materials Conference a Huge Success
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 7 Jun 2017)

Supply chain needs paradigm shift in how to look at defect control
(Solid State Technology - 7 Jun 2017)

China May Become No. 2 Fab Spender by 2018
(Electronic Engineering Times - 7 Jun 2017)

SEMI reports record quarterly billings of $13.1B
(Solid State Technology - 6 Jun 2017)

Record fab spending for 2017 and 2018
(Solid State Technology - 6 Jun 2017)

Packaging can extend physical limits of semiconductors, says TSMC chair
(Digitimes - 12 Jun 2017)

TSMC 5nm chip production to take place in southern Taiwan
(Digitimes - 9 Jun 2017)

SEMICON West preview: Equipment components and subsystems
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 8 Jun 2017)

Forward Looking Data For Japan is Positive
(Bloomberg - 7 Jun 2017)

Korea Strategic Materials Conference a Huge Success
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 7 Jun 2017)

Supply chain needs paradigm shift in how to look at defect control
(Solid State Technology - 7 Jun 2017)

China May Become No. 2 Fab Spender by 2018
(Electronic Engineering Times - 7 Jun 2017)

SEMI reports record quarterly billings of $13.1B
(Solid State Technology - 6 Jun 2017)

Record fab spending for 2017 and 2018
(Solid State Technology - 6 Jun 2017)
 

TSMC orders equipment for NT$3 billion
(Digitimes - 6 Jun 2017)

Korea replaces Taiwan as largest semiconductor equipment market
(Digitimes - 6 Jun 2017)

IBM Research Alliance builds new transistor for 5nm technology »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 5 Jun 2017)

Big ideas are getting harder to find
(Phys.org - 5 Jun 2017)

SIA Welcomes DARPA Initiative to Advance Transformative Semiconductor Technologies
(EMS Now - 5 Jun 2017)

Foxconn says Apple, Amazon to join its bid for Toshiba chip business -Nikkei
(Business News & Financial News - Reuters - 5 Jun 2017)

TSMC to foray into next generation memory market, says report
(Digitimes - 5 Jun 2017)

New method of characterizing graphene
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 1 Jun 2017)

Nvidia CEO Says Moore’s Law Is Dead
(Electronic Engineering Times - 1 Jun 2017)

Volatility in electronic equipment supply chain
(Solid State Technology - 1 Jun 2017)

IFTLE 337 Will Samsung displace Intel in 2017?; Foundry Samsung – A reality; I-Cube
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 1 Jun 2017)

NextFlex Issues Third Call For Project Proposals Aimed At Bringing Flexible Hybrid Electronic Solutions To Market; More Than $45 Million Awarded In First Two Rounds
(PR Newswire - 1 Jun 2017)

Getting smart in manufacturing
(Computer World Singapore - 31 May 2017)

Chip Industry's 'Billion Dollar Capex Club' Expands
(Electronic Engineering Times - 31 May 2017)

Imec and Cascade Microtech develop first automatic probe system for advanced 3D chips
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 31 May 2017)

Researchers develop the first broadband image sensor array based on graphene-CMOS integration
(Phys.org - 30 May 2017)

TSMC to start equipment move-in at Nanjing plant in September
(Digitimes - 30 May 2017)

Graphene and quantum dots put in motion a CMOS-integrated camera that can see the invisible
(Nanotechnology Now - 29 May 2017)

Where is the semiconductor manufacturing Sweet Spot?
(Evertiq - 29 May 2017)

SEMICON West Drives SMART Automotive — Programs Reveal Road Ahead
(EMS Now - 26 May 2017)

MEMS & Sensors Industry Group Underpins Value in $80B MEMS & Sensors Ecosystem at Sensors Expo 2017
(PR Newswire - 25 May 2017)

NI's New CEO: Automotive To Be Key Opportunity
(Electronic Engineering Times - 24 May 2017)

Samsung Targets 4nm in 2020
(Electronic Engineering Times - 24 May 2017)

SEMICON West preview: MEMS
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 23 May 2017)

IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting announces 2017 Call for Papers
(Solid State Technology - 23 May 2017)

North American semiconductor equipment industry posts April 2017 billings
(Solid State Technology - 23 May 2017)

China Set to Rewrite FD-SOI History
(Electronic Engineering Times - 23 May 2017)

Technology partners at SEMICON West focus on innovations driving industry growth
(Solid State Technology - 22 May 2017)

China’s semiconductor industry and “win-win” growth
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 22 May 2017)

IFTLE 335 Catching Up on China and the Wait for the New Industry Driver
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 22 May 2017)

Zap! Graphene is bad news for bacteria
(Nanowerk - 22 May 2017)

4 Views of the Silicon Road Map
(Electronic Engineering Times - 19 May 2017)

Sensors detect disease markers in breath
(Phys.org - 18 May 2017)

Sensor/actuator sales take off »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 18 May 2017)

Technology Partners at SEMICON West Focus on Innovations Driving Industry Growth
(EMS Now - 18 May 2017)

Sensor Sales Finally Catch Fire
(Electronic Engineering Times - 17 May 2017)

Japan's financial industry embracing AI
(Nikkei Asian Review - 17 May 2017)

Conductive paper could enable future flexible electronics
(Phys.org - 17 May 2017)

First Quarter 2017 Silicon Wafer Shipments Increase Quarter-Over-Quarter; Continue to Ship at Record Levels
(EMS Now - 17 May 2017)

BTU Announces NextFlex in Silicon Valley as New Demo Site for the PYRAMAX Reflow Oven
(EMS Now - 17 May 2017)

Engaging diamond for next-era transistors
(Nanowerk - 16 May 2017)

2017FLEX Monterey focuses on accelerating to manufacturing as industry growth escalates
(Solid State Technology - 15 May 2017)

Progress in Short and Long Term Focus Areas for EUVL
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 15 May 2017)

Air Products to Supply JHICC's New Memory Fab in South China
(PR Newswire - 11 May 2017)

New “Thought Leadership Pass” Unlocks What’s Smart at SEMICON West 2017
(EMS Now - 11 May 2017)

New "Thought Leadership Pass" Unlocks What's Smart at SEMICON West 2017
(PR Newswire - 11 May 2017)

TSMC board approves US$1.27 billion for advanced technology capacity expansion
(Digitimes - 9 May 2017)

Quantum computing now closer to reality with new materials
(ScienceDaily - 9 May 2017)

UnitySC Receives Multiple Orders For Wafer Thinning Inspection Systems »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 9 May 2017)

Intel digs deep to keep Moore's Law alive
(PC World Australia - 9 May 2017)

Advanced Packaging Goes Mainstream
(Semiconductor Engineering - 8 May 2017)

Semiconductors as decal stickers
(Phys.org - 8 May 2017)

Intel Inside The Package
(Semiconductor Engineering - 8 May 2017)

The Future Of AI And Automation In The Workforce
(Forbes - 5 May 2017)

Brewer Science sells wafer-processing equipment business unit
(Semiconductor Today - 5 May 2017)

SMIC urges Taiwan chipmakers to partner with China-based peers
(Digitimes - 4 May 2017)

After Moore’s Law — What?
(EE Times Blogs - 4 May 2017)

Sensors, Sensors Everywhere
(Semiconductor Engineering - 4 May 2017)

'Wetting transparency' grows defect-free electronics
(EE Times India: Electronics Design & Engineering - 2 May 2017)

Flexible, organic and biodegradable: Stanford researchers develop new wave of electronics
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 2 May 2017)

Inside Lithography And Masks
(Semiconductor Engineering - 1 May 2017)

UMC to roll out 22nm process as early as 2018
(Digitimes - 27 Apr 2017)

Intel Boosts CapEx 20%
(Electronic Engineering Times - 27 Apr 2017)

Air Products Starts Up New Plant in Chongqing City for China's Leading LCD Panel Fab
(PR Newswire - 26 Apr 2017)

Scientists discover new atomically layered, thin magnet
(Phys.org - 26 Apr 2017)

MEMS & Sensors Technical Congress 2017: Knowing Your Unknowns
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 26 Apr 2017)

California bill would force utilities to give rebates for energy-storage systems
(Computerworld Blogs - 26 Apr 2017)

NextFlex Awards Contracts Totaling $45 Million To Date For Developing Flexible Hybrid Electronics Into A Commercially Viable U.S. Industry
(TMCnet.com - 26 Apr 2017)

Blog Review: April 26
(Semiconductor Engineering - 26 Apr 2017)

SEMICON Southeast Asia attendance surges on disruptive technology
(Solid State Technology - 25 Apr 2017)

Silicon wafer suppliers seeking long-term contracts
(Digitimes - 24 Apr 2017)

22nm Process War Begins
(Semiconductor Engineering - 24 Apr 2017)

3D-Printing of glass now possible
(Nanowerk - 21 Apr 2017)

Several China 12-inch fabs put construction on hold
(Digitimes - 20 Apr 2017)

The Evolution Of EUV
(Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Apr 2017)

Sizing up China’s Fab Tool Biz
(Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Apr 2017)

Moore’s Law: A Status Report
(Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Apr 2017)

SEMI Members Mobilize For 2017 SEMI Washington Forum
(Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Apr 2017)

Brewer Science earns GreenCircle Certification for zero waste to landfill for second consecutive year
(Solid State Technology - 19 Apr 2017)

Has Intel Invented a Universal Memory Tech?
(IEEE Spectrum - 19 Apr 2017)

Why Apple Is Developing Its Own Chips
(Bloomberg Tv - 19 Apr 2017)

Blog Review: April 19
(Semiconductor Engineering - 19 Apr 2017)

Connectivity will trigger IoT’s exponential growth
(EE Times India: Electronics Design & Engineering - 18 Apr 2017)

Smart Semi Fiber Does It All
(Electronic Engineering Times - 18 Apr 2017)

Manufacturing Bits: April 18
(Semiconductor Engineering - 18 Apr 2017)

Sibanye Gets U.S. Security Nod to Buy Stillwater Mines (2)
(Washington Post - Bloomberg - 17 Apr 2017)

Gartner, Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue will Increase in 2017 »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 17 Apr 2017)

The Hunt For A Low-Power PHY
(Semiconductor Engineering - 17 Apr 2017)

SEMI Reports 2016 Semiconductor Photomask Sales of $3.3 Billion
(EMS Now - 13 Apr 2017)

Japan struggles to keep Toshiba Memory domestically owned
(Nikkei Asian Review - 12 Apr 2017)

China fab toolmakers targeting advanced-node production
(Digitimes - 11 Apr 2017)

Combating counterfeit together
(New Electronics - 11 Apr 2017)

Apple is developing its own power management chips, says analyst
(InfoWorld - 11 Apr 2017)

Foreign competitors set up fabs in China
(Evertiq - 11 Apr 2017)

Apple and Google in the Memory Business?
(EE Times Blogs - 10 Apr 2017)

Money Talks in Toshiba Chip Fight
(Bloomberg - 10 Apr 2017)

SEMI reports 2016 semiconductor photomask sales of $3.3 billion
(Display Plus - 10 Apr 2017)

Time For New Rules
(Semiconductor Engineering - 10 Apr 2017)

Foundries Need Clear Benchmarks
(EE Times Blogs - 10 Apr 2017)

2016 marks year of recovery for global semiconductor market
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 7 Apr 2017)

Quantum transport goes ballistic
(Nanowerk - 5 Apr 2017)

China Market Access in Spotlight as First Trump-Xi Meeting Nears
(Bloomberg - 4 Apr 2017)

Korea's High-Tech Economy Threatened by Chinese Catch-up
(Bloomberg - 4 Apr 2017)

Trump Officials Alarmed Chinese May Bid for Westinghouse Unit
(Bloomberg - 4 Apr 2017)

Streamlining mass production of printable electronics
(Phys.org - 4 Apr 2017)

European semiconductor sales up 5.9% year-on-year
(Evertiq - 4 Apr 2017)

SEMI reports 2016 global semiconductor materials sales of $44.3 billion
(Evaluation Engineering - 3 Apr 2017)

Register for SEMICON West by April 7 for Best Pricing – SMART Starts Here
(EMS Now - 3 Apr 2017)

The Great Machine Learning Race
(Semiconductor Engineering - 3 Apr 2017)

IC Insights more than doubles its 2017 IC market growth forecast
(Solid State Technology - 30 Mar 2017)

Start-ups must be made to feel at ease to grow in Europe
(Science|Business - 30 Mar 2017)

Intel fellow calls for standardised density metric
(New Electronics - 29 Mar 2017)

Blog Review: March 29
(Semiconductor Engineering - 29 Mar 2017)

Why LED Is Lighting the Way for the IoT Revolution
(LEDInside - 28 Mar 2017)

Ultratech Receives Follow-On, Multiple System Orders From Asian OSATs
(LEDInside - 28 Mar 2017)

China devotes $22B to domestic chip industry expansion
(Computerworld - 28 Mar 2017)

Automotive market to benefit from Industry 4.0
(New Electronics - 28 Mar 2017)

NextFlex Awards Largest Set of Development Projects to Date
(Printed Electronics Now - 28 Mar 2017)

Patent Trolls Plague Chip Vendors
(Electronic Engineering Times - 28 Mar 2017)

Manufacturing Bits: March 28
(Semiconductor Engineering - 28 Mar 2017)

China's Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally
(Bloomberg - 27 Mar 2017)

Foreign robots dominate United States factory floors
(Evaluation Engineering - 27 Mar 2017)

MIT researchers set out to create self-assembling chips
(Information Technology World - 27 Mar 2017)

EUV lithography progress emphasized at SPIE Advanced Lithography
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 27 Mar 2017)

Imec to honor Samsung’s Dr. Kinam Kim with “Lifetime of Innovation Award”
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 27 Mar 2017)

ChipMOS Shanghai becomes JV between ChipMOS and Tsinghua Unigroup
(Digitimes - 27 Mar 2017)

China recruitment drive boosting semi salaries
(Electronics Weekly - 27 Mar 2017)

TSMC to start installing equipment at Nanjing fab in 2H17
(Digitimes - 23 Mar 2017)

When Will It Be Done?
(Semiconductor Engineering - 23 Mar 2017)

Intel Forms New AI Group Reporting Directly To CEO Brian Krzanich
(Forbes - 23 Mar 2017)

Roadmap Says CMOS Ends ~2024
(Electronic Engineering Times - 23 Mar 2017)

IBM, Tokyo Electron eye AI in chip manufacturing
(EE Times India: Electronics Design & Engineering - 23 Mar 2017)

Challenges Grow For IP Reuse
(Semiconductor Engineering - 23 Mar 2017)

Linde invests over EUR 110 million in China to strengthen position as supplier of choice for electronics manufacturers
(Blogs - Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design Community - 22 Mar 2017)

Blog Review: March 22
(Semiconductor Engineering - 22 Mar 2017)

Chipzilla Got Toppled
(Bloomberg - 21 Mar 2017)

Micron establishes its center of excellence for DRAM in Taiwan
(Display Plus - 21 Mar 2017)

N. American Semi Equipment Billings Up 64% in Feb.
(Printed Circuit Design & Fab Magazine - 21 Mar 2017)

5 reasons why China will rule tech, 2017 edition
(Computerworld - 21 Mar 2017)

SEMI headquarters relocates
(Solid State Technology - 20 Mar 2017)

Chinese M&A Scrutiny Helped Void Up to $75 Billion in Deals
(Bloomberg - 20 Mar 2017)

Further Thoughts from the 2017 SPIE AL EUV Lithography Conference
(Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design - 20 Mar 2017)

NASA Backs Startup Developing 'Smart' Color-Changing Air Filters
(PR Newswire - 20 Mar 2017)

IBM researchers prove it’s possible to store data on a single atom
(Electronic Products Magazine - 20 Mar 2017)

Star-spangled find may lead to advanced electronics
(Nanowerk - 20 Mar 2017)

Patterning Problems Pile Up
(Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Mar 2017)

TSMC Tips 7+, 12, 22nm Nodes
(Electronic Engineering Times - 16 Mar 2017)

SEMI Reports 2016 Global Semiconductor Equipment Sales of $41.2 Billion
(EMS Now - 16 Mar 2017)

ASML strikes deal with China equipment maker
(Digitimes - 16 Mar 2017)

SEMI Leads Smart Manufacturing Evolution
(EMS Now - 15 Mar 2017)

SEMI reports 2016 global semiconductor equipment sales of $41.2B
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 14 Mar 2017)

DoD Task Force Says No to Trusted Foundry
(Printed Circuit Design & Fab Magazine - 13 Mar 2017)

Intel races ahead in autonomous cars with $15.3 billion Mobileye buy
(PC World Australia - 13 Mar 2017)

Entegris Partners with China's Spectrum Materials to Manufacture Entegris Specialty Chemicals in China
(PR Newswire - 13 Mar 2017)

InvenSense and GLOBALFOUNDRIES Collaborate on Industry-Leading Ultrasonic Fingerprint Imaging Technology
(Press Release Point - 9 Mar 2017)

Worst-Case Results Causing Problems
(Semiconductor Engineering - 9 Mar 2017)

Blog Review: March 8
(Semiconductor Engineering - 8 Mar 2017)

The Case For Narrowband-IoT
(Semiconductor Engineering - 8 Mar 2017)

Record spending for fab equipment expected in 2017 and 2018
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 7 Mar 2017)

Record Spending for Fab Equipment Expected in 2017 and 2018
(TMCnet.com - 7 Mar 2017)

Intel Announces the 2016 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Awards
(Press Release Point - 6 Mar 2017)

Sweat patch mops up real-time performance monitor
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 6 Mar 2017)

Semiconductor manufacturing’s next big thing at ASMC 2017
(Solid State Technology - 2 Mar 2017)

[2017FLEX Japan] Japan’s first flexible hybrid electronics conference will be held on April 11 - 12
(Display Plus - 1 Mar 2017)

SEMICON Southeast Asia 2017 World of IoT: Futura-X showcase
(Display Plus - 1 Mar 2017)

ASML Revs EUV Engines
(Electronic Engineering Times - 1 Mar 2017)

NextFlex Honors Several Dedicated Individuals Contributing to FHE Industry
(Printed Electronics Now - 1 Mar 2017)

What Does An AI Chip Look Like?
(Semiconductor Engineering - 1 Mar 2017)

SEMICON China Set for China's Booming Semiconductor Manufacturing
(EMS Now - 28 Feb 2017)

Lattice Shareholders Approve China Takeover
(Electronic Engineering Times - 28 Feb 2017)

IoT to shake up manufacturing sector
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 27 Feb 2017)

Expand Connections and Opportunities at LED Taiwan 2017
(EMS Now - 24 Feb 2017)

KLA-Tencor introduces new metrology systems
(Solid State Technology - 23 Feb 2017)

Foxconn may seek majority stake in Toshiba's memory ops
(Nikkei Asian Review - 23 Feb 2017)

Applied Materials rides high on China's chip, panel ambitions
(Nikkei Asian Review - 22 Feb 2017)

SEMI posts North American equipment industry billings (Evaluation Engineering - 22 Feb 2017)

Big Changes In Patterning (Semiconductor Engineering - 22 Feb 2017)

MEMS: A Tale Of Two Tough Markets (Semiconductor Engineering - 22 Feb 2017)

SEMI appoints Ajit Manocha as President and CEO (Solid State Technology - Blog - 21 Feb 2017)

SEMI Appoints Ajit Manocha as President and CEO (PR Newswire (EN) - 21 Feb 2017)

Manufacturing Bits: Feb. 21 (Semiconductor Engineering - 21 Feb 2017)

Intel Continues to Drive Semiconductor Industry R&D Spending (EMS Now - 20 Feb 2017)

Semiconductor Process Development: Finding A Faster Way To Profitability (Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Feb 2017)

Get Ready For Nanotube RAM (Semiconductor Engineering - 20 Feb 2017)

Applied Materials says that we're just at the beginning of the OLED adoption cycle (OLED Info - 19 Feb 2017)

Vital Control in Fab Materials Supply-Chains – Part 2 (Blogs - Semiconductor Manufacturing & Design Community - 16 Feb 2017)

Breakthrough in 'wonder' materials paves way for flexible tech (Phys.org - 16 Feb 2017)

China Moves To Top Spot In Fab Equipment Spending (Semiconductor Engineering - 16 Feb 2017)

Progress In Flexible Electronics (Semiconductor Engineering - 16 Feb 2017)

Battling Fab Cycle Times (Semiconductor Engineering - 15 Feb 2017)

3D and 2.5D IC packaging market expected to be worth $170B by 2022 (Solid State Technology - Blog - 14 Feb 2017)

NextFlex Announces Next Set of Projects (Printed Electronics Now - 14 Feb 2017)

Winners & Losers of GloFo's China Deal (EE Times Blogs - 13 Feb 2017)

GlobalFoundries 12-inch wafer production line in Chengdu commences operation (Solid State Technology - Blog - 13 Feb 2017)

TSMC Says Impact from Quake Not Material (Electronic Engineering Times - 13 Feb 2017)

How China's Dealmakers Pulled Off a $207 Billion Global Spree
(Bloomberg - 13 Feb 2017)

Intel $7 Billion Investment in Next-Gen Semiconductor Factory »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 13 Feb 2017)

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Expands to Meet Worldwide Customer Demand: Company invests for capacity growth in the United States, Germany, China and Singapore
(Nanotechnology Now - 10 Feb 2017)

The Week In Review: Manufacturing
(Semiconductor Engineering - 10 Feb 2017)

Intel announces $7B investment in next-gen semiconductor fab in Arizona
(Solid State Technology - 9 Feb 2017)

Fix Processes, Then Silos
(Semiconductor Engineering - 9 Feb 2017)

Toshiba starts construction of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Centre
(New Electronics - 9 Feb 2017)

SEMICON Korea huge 30th year anniversary event opens today
(Solid State Technology - 8 Feb 2017)

An oxide semiconductor just single atom thick
(Nanowerk - 8 Feb 2017)

Addressing Test Time Challenges
(Semiconductor Engineering - 8 Feb 2017)

Annual silicon volume shipments remain at record highs
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 7 Feb 2017)

Advantest Will Showcase Products, Demonstrations and a Technical Paper at SEMICON Korea, February 8-10 in Seoul
(Digitimes - 7 Feb 2017)

How Germany Hammers Down Renewable Energy Costs: QuickTake Q&A
(Bloomberg - 7 Feb 2017)

SK Hynix Makes Bid to Buy Part of Toshiba’s Memory Chip Arm
(Bloomberg - 7 Feb 2017)

Betting On Wafer-Level Fan-Outs
(Semiconductor Engineering - 6 Feb 2017)

Chip-Package-Board Issues Grow
(Semiconductor Engineering - 6 Feb 2017)

Uncovering Unintended Behavior
(Semiconductor Engineering - 3 Feb 2017)

Friday Quiz: Acquired Companies, Part 3
(EE Times Blogs - 2 Feb 2017)

Global semiconductor sales reach $339 billion in 2016
(Display Plus - 2 Feb 2017)

Work Remains To Enable Connected Cars, Automotive Security
(Semiconductor Engineering - 2 Feb 2017)

Q'comm-NXP Faces Trump, China Hurdles
(Electronic Engineering Times - 2 Feb 2017)

“Escape Room” Game Challenges Physics-Phobes to Face Their Fear
(Scientific American - 2 Feb 2017)

Samsung could set up a plant in US to manufacture home appliances – report
(International Business Times UK - 2 Feb 2017)

Thin, flexible, light-absorbent material for energy and stealth applications
(Nanowerk - 2 Feb 2017)

Gartner Says Samsung and Apple Continued to Lead as Top Global Semiconductor Customers in 2016
(EMS Now - 1 Feb 2017)

Without technology, China's "MIC 225" results for ICs likely to fall woefully short of its goals
(Display Plus - 1 Feb 2017)

Rethinking Stats In Manufacturing Equipment
(Semiconductor Engineering - 1 Feb 2017)

FlexTech announces contract for battery development with ITN Energy Systems
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 31 Jan 2017)

Our Man in China: Ask Yorbe
(EE Times Blogs - 30 Jan 2017)

[SEMICON Korea 2017] Air Products expand nitrogen capacity in Korea’s Pyeongtaek City to support increasing demand of semiconductor industr
(Display Plus - 30 Jan 2017)

New 'made in China' chip on the way as country boosts indigenous tech
(ComputerWorld Malaysia - 30 Jan 2017)

Managing Parasitics For Transistor Performance
(Semiconductor Engineering - 30 Jan 2017)

STMicroelectronics Showcases its Latest Solutions for Smart Driving »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 30 Jan 2017)

Car electrification calls for more standardization, says Silicon Mobility
(EETE Automotive - 27 Jan 2017)

Trump, Brexit Cloud Upbeat 2017
(Electronic Engineering Times - 26 Jan 2017)

Bidding War On H-1B Visas?
(Semiconductor Engineering - 26 Jan 2017)

Foxconn's U.S. Plan Doesn't Add Up
(Bloomberg - 23 Jan 2017)

STATS ChipPAC recognized for patent innovations for the seventh consecutive year by IEEE
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 23 Jan 2017)

Deals Dominate Semiconductors
(Mannerisms - Electronics Weekly Blog - 23 Jan 2017)

X-Fab is Fastest Growing Foundry
(Electronic Engineering Times - 23 Jan 2017)

China responds to US chip threats with a USD 30 bn factory
(Computer World Singapore - 23 Jan 2017)

Why Every Company Is A Technology Company
(Forbes - 23 Jan 2017)

Semiconductor M&A reach peak in 2015-2016, says IC Insights
(Digitimes - 20 Jan 2017)

Tsinghua to Build $30 Billion Memory Fab in China
(Electronic Engineering Times - 19 Jan 2017)

What’s Up MEMS?
(Semiconductor Engineering - 19 Jan 2017)

China Factors Heavily In Policy And Business Considerations
(Semiconductor Engineering - 19 Jan 2017)

5 Takeaways From ISS
(Semiconductor Engineering - 19 Jan 2017)

China Unveils Memory Plans
(Semiconductor Engineering - 19 Jan 2017)

Chip Sales Grew 1.5% in ‘16, Gartner says
(Electronic Engineering Times - 18 Jan 2017)

Future of Chip Research Group Questioned
(Electronic Engineering Times - 18 Jan 2017)

Blog Review: Jan. 18
(Semiconductor Engineering - 18 Jan 2017)

Extending the era of Moore’s Law through lower cost patterning »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 17 Jan 2017)

CEOs Rush to Avoid Trump’s Wrath With Stops at the Gilded Tower
(Bloomberg - 17 Jan 2017)

What Can Go Wrong In Automotive
(Semiconductor Engineering - 17 Jan 2017)

Manufacturing Bits: Jan. 17
(Semiconductor Engineering - 17 Jan 2017)

Commentary: A lesson to be learned from China panel industry headhunting
(Digitimes - 16 Jan 2017)

Outlook for 450 mm wafers fades »
(Silicon Semiconductor - 13 Jan 2017)

Fab investment surging in China, says SEMI
(Digitimes - 13 Jan 2017)

TSMC could build plant in the US, says Chang
(Digitimes - 12 Jan 2017)

SEMI ISS 2017 uncovers new growth, forecast upgrades
(Display Plus - 12 Jan 2017)

EDA in the year 2017 – Part 1
(Chip Design Blogs - 12 Jan 2017)

China Defends Big Chip Bet
(Electronic Engineering Times - 12 Jan 2017)

TSMC Expects Flat Year for Foundry
(Electronic Engineering Times - 11 Jan 2017)

China Expected to Poach More Taiwan Chip Execs
(Electronic Engineering Times - 11 Jan 2017)

SEMI ISS 2017 uncovers new growth, forecast upgrades
(Solid State Technology - Blog - 10 Jan 2017)

Semiconductor eyed for next-generation 'power electronics'
(Phys.org - 10 Jan 2017)

Manufacturing Bits: Jan. 10
(Semiconductor Engineering - 10 Jan 2017)

Blog Review: Jan. 4
(Semiconductor Engineering - 4 Jan 2017)

BRIEF-TSMC orders machinery equipment from Lam Research, Applied Materials
(Business News & Financial News - Reuters - 3 Jan 2017)

Printed Electronics Now’s Top 10 Online Exclusives for 2016
(Printed Electronics Now - 3 Jan 2017)

Chip Sales Grew Sharply in November
(Electronic Engineering Times - 3 Jan 2017)

Bloomberg’s Srinivasan: Move From China Could Harm Chip Makers
(Bloomberg - 3 Jan 2017)

TSMC 7nm ready for customer tape-outs in 2Q17, says report
(Digitimes - 3 Jan 2017)

Yangtze River Storage breaks ground for memory plant
(Digitimes - 2 Jan 2017)

Obama to Urge Protection for Chip Industry
(Electronic Engineering Times - 2 Jan 2017)

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