mannerisms

Ruminations on the electronics industry from David Manners, Senior Components Editor on Electronics Weekly.

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Life’s Better On The Side Of The Angels

UK tech execs who raised money last year are a chirpier bunch than their US counterparts because UK execs rely more on angels whereas the Americans rely more on VCs…

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French Government Tips ST Into Profit.

Thanks to a payment of $100 million from the French government under the Nano2017 R&D support programme, STMicroelectronics recorded its first quarterly profit for 11 quarters in Q2…

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Top Ten O-S-D Suppliers

Thanks to IC Insights for this one – the top ten suppliers of opto, sensor/actuators and discretes last year…

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ARM Stalks Servers

v8, ARM’s 64-bit processor, looks like a hit. Seven licences were signed in Q2, making 50 in all. “50 v8 licences signed – 100 to go,” says ARM evp Pete Hutton…

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The Democratisation Of Funding

The democratisation of funding means that entrepreneurs can pitch for funds to a wider variety of potential backers than ever before, writes Linda Bernardi in the Washington Post…

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Wafer Prices Rising As Supply Lags Demand

According to the two Taiwan newspapers the Commercial Times and the Economic Daily News  the Taiwanese foundries are swamped with orders, customers are offering a premium for wafers and prices are climbing…

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Wearables Bollox

Wearables were, IMO, bollox until I got my Gear2 – and now I would not be without it.

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