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  • NEW YORK, Oct 12- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it was sending fireproof packaging and gloves to customers who bought the Galaxy Note 7 phone on its website, so they could safely return the devices after a recall and reports that some replacement phones went up in flames. In the United States, customers should use the U.S. Postal Service and UPS shipping services...

  • A man checks out a model S&W500 handgun at the Smith & Wesson booth during the 2016 National Shooting Sports Foundation's Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Three companies with a precedent of popping on results are scheduled to report earnings after Thursday's closing bell.

  • Applied Materials EPS beat

    Earnings are out for Applied Materials. CNBC's Seema Mody reports. CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli and Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management, weigh in.

  • BERLIN, June 2- As Beijing moves in to buy up firms from Germany's famed "Mittlestand" of mid-sized manufacturers, politicians are nervous that Chinese owners may take their vaunted technology and move jobs abroad. When Putzmeister, a 58- year-old maker of pumps for concrete, was bought by its Chinese competitor Sany for 360 million euros in 2012, its workers...

  • TAIPEI, May 30- Taiwan stocks rose on Monday on bargain hunting and led by further gains in Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc after the top chip and test packaging company said last week it would join hands with a rival to form a new holding company. On Thursday, ASE and Siliconware Precision Industries Co Ltd, the island's top two chip and test packaging...

  • May 23- Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund LP said on Monday it had agreed to buy Aixtron in a deal valuing the German semiconductor equipment maker at 670 million euros, adding to a string of Chinese takeovers of German technology companies. Chinese home appliance maker Midea Group made an offer on May 18 to buy Kuka, valuing the German factory robot manufacturer...

  • Self-driving tech to spur on semiconductors?

    Discussing the innovations in the self-driving car and autonomous vehicle technology space with Vijay Rakash of Mizuho Securities, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • The future of smartphones

    Carlo Ferro, CFO of ST Micro, talks about trends in the smartphone and semiconductor business, and what it's like to do business in France.

  • Our business is misunderstood: ARM CEO

    Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, says the semiconductor maker is a long-term company investing in products that will ship many years later.

  • A Fairchild Semiconductor display at a trade show.

    Fairchild Semiconductor received an unsolicited offer that values the company at $2.46 billion, topping an earlier offer made by ON Semiconductor.

  • A Marvell Technology Group Ltd. flag flies outside the company's headquarters building in Santa Clara, California.

    Chipmaker Marvell Technology estimated third-quarter revenue below analysts' estimates, hurt by weak demand for its chips used in hard-disk drives.

  • An Ambarella illustration from their website

    Ambarella shares are up more than 12 percent over the past two sessions, and some traders see even more gains to come.

  • Intel

    Intel delivered an earnings beat that initially sent stock higher on Tuesday after the bell. Shares were later in the red.

  • A visitor tries out Microsoft Corp.'s Windows 10 operating system on the Surface 3 tablet device during a launch event in Tokyo, Japan.

    After years of shrinking, the market for personal computers seems to be strengthening.

  • A customer looks at computers at a Best Buy store in Northbrook, Ill.

    When Intel reports earnings after the bell Tuesday, investors will have a better sense of where the PC market is headed.

  • Employees inspect semiconductor chips on the production line at the Hana Microelectronics plant at the Hi-Tech Industrial Estate in Thailand.

    ASML Holding reported forecast-beating results on the back of stronger-than-expected demand from memory chip makers, sending its shares to a new high.

  • Attendees look over Ultrabook computers at the Intel Corp. booth the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    A bet on Intel is a bet on the PC, and investors who wagered correctly on the company enjoyed big gains in 2014.

  • The chipmaker unveiled a new line of laptops that run on the Chrome operating system.

  • AMAT-Tokyo Electron Merger is positive for both - Pro

    David Rubenstein, Senior Analyst at Advanced Research Japan, discusses what a merger between AMAT and Tokyo Electron would mean for their rivals.

  • Two consortiums, including IBM and STMicroelectronics, have proposed building semiconductor wafer plants in India costing a total of $8 billion.