NXP has closed its nearly $12 billion deal to acquire Freescale, creating the world's top maker of automotive electronics, the company said on Monday.
ON Semiconductor said it would buy Fairchild Semiconductor in a $2.4 billion deal, the latest in a rapidly consolidating semiconductor industry.
Samsung unveiled its next-generation high-end chipset on Thursday, as it moves to differentiate itself and increase profits in the smartphone space.
The acquisition of SanDisk will allow Western Digital to branch out into the solid-state drive business, CEO Stephen Milligan says.
Semiconductor equipment maker Lam Research said it agreed to buy rival KLA-Tencor in a cash and stock deal valued at about $10.6 billion.
Hard disk drive maker Western Digital is in advanced talks to acquire memory chipmaker SanDisk, people familiar with the matter said.
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Dialog Semiconductor agreed to buy U.S. peer Atmel for about $4.6 billion, as the company seeks to expand its industrial product portfolio.
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Chief executive and vice-chairman resign in the wake of an independent report on the company's accounting scandal. But the stock has surged.
A computer chip made out of wood pulp is flexible, transparent and biodegradable, and can be used in wearables and "smart" textiles.
When Intel reports earnings after the bell Tuesday, investors will have a better sense of where the PC market is headed.
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.
The chipmaker can maintain mid-single-digit growth by leveraging its data center and other businesses, Brian Krzanich told CNBC.
Rick Hsu, Regional Head of Technology at Daiwa, explains his "buy" rating on the Taiwanese semiconductor foundry, with a target price of TWD $170.
SanDisk said it expects revenue to be lower than it had forecast, citing weaker-than-expected sales of retail products and NAND storage chips.
Qualcomm has agreed to buy chip maker CSR for $2.5 billion, pushing out its rival Microchip Technology to win the British Bluetooth specialist.
Intel's shares rallied more than 24 percent in 2014, and now analysts expect increases in both earnings and revenue.
Sapphire glass and biotech companies are bringing out the bears ahead of this week's earnings.
Intel reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday, citing stronger-than-expected demand for corporate PCs.