2020-07-15 - Bolaji Ojo

ADI-Maxim Deal: Where’s ADI Headed?

Where's ADI headed? I would like to sneak inside the head of Vincent Roche and wander around its corridors. My…

2020-07-14 - Analog Devices

Analog Devices to Acquire Maxim Integrated in $20.9 Billion Deal

Analog Devices is buying Maxim Integrated in an all-stock deal that values the combined business at more than $68 billion...

2020-06-11 - Sally Ward-Foxton

DSP Group Buys SoundChip for ANC Expertise

Swiss active noise cancellation specialist SoundChip brings end-to-end expertise in heavily patented field...

2020-05-04 - Nitin Dahad

NXP Brings Catena Completely In-House

NXP decides Catena is an important part of its RF strategy and brings it completely in-house...

2020-04-20 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia Gets China’s Approval for Mellanox Buyout

Deal ready to proceed as CEO vows ‘no job cuts due to Covid-19...

2020-04-06 - Brian Santo

MagnaChip to Sell Foundry Biz

MagnaChip is selling its foundry business and the larger of its two 200mm wafer fabs to a consortium that includes…

2020-03-11 - Nitin Dahad

Relief as U.S. Clears Infineon Cypress Deal

Following market rumor that the U.S. might block the deal, the U.S. Treasury body CFIUS has cleared the planned acquisition…

2020-03-09 - Nitin Dahad

U.S. May Block Infineon’s Purchase of Cypress

Reports suggest CFIUS may block the deal over security concerns. If more than just a rumor, these concerns would be…

2020-02-26 - Nitin Dahad

Dialog Target IIoT with Adesto Acquisition

To reduce reliance on Apple, its largest customer, Dialog's latest acquisition will help it expand into the growing industrial IoT…

2020-02-06 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Intel Officially Gives Nervana the Boot

Intel’s AI ASIC strategy will be based on Habana chips from now on.