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2010-03-18 11:36:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) today announced it has been named a finalist in the 20th Annual EDN Innovation Awards in four categories. Instituted in 1990, EDN's Innovation Awards honor the people, products and technologies that have shaped the semiconductor industry over the past year. The following National analog products and online design tool were selected from hundreds of nominations to be an EDN Innovation Award...

2010-03-15 04:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micrel Inc., (Nasdaq: MCRL), an industry leader in analog, high bandwidth communications and Ethernet IC solutions, today announced that Colin Sturt has been hired as the Company's General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. In his new role, Mr. Sturt has responsibility for all the Company's global legal affairs. He reports directly to President and CEO, Ray Zinn. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100315/SF69995) "Colin is...

2010-03-11 08:46:00

PRINCETON, N.J., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Microvision (Nasdaq: MVIS), Towerstream (Nasdaq: TWER), National Semiconductor (NYSE: NSM), TriQuint Semiconductor (Nasdaq: TQNT) and RF Micro Devices (Nasdaq: RFMD). Editor Paul McWilliams has displayed uncanny accuracy in identifying winners and losers during this...

2010-02-25 08:16:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), Linear Technology (Nasdaq: LLTC), Analog Devices (NYSE: ADI), National Semiconductor (NYSE: NSM) and Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq: MXIM). Editor Paul McWilliams has displayed uncanny accuracy in identifying winners and losers during this...

2010-02-23 07:00:00

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- APPLIED POWER ELECTRONICS CONFERENCE -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) today announced the industry's first system monitoring, protection and control integrated circuit (IC) with on-chip power management bus (PMBus) support. The LM25066 provides designers of blade servers, storage networking systems, routers/switches and modular subsystems with a solution that improves system reliability and reduces operating expenses in...

2010-02-18 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) will release its third quarter fiscal year 2010 results after the market close at approximately 1 p.m. PST on Thursday, March 11. Following the issuance of the release, National will host its quarterly conference earnings call with financial analysts at 1:30 p.m. PST. Speakers: Don Macleod, president and chief executive officer Lewis Chew, chief financial officer Mark Veeh,...

2010-02-10 15:54:00

BURLINGTON, ON, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Gennum Corporation (TSX: GND) today announced that Greg Miller, a semiconductor industry finance veteran will be joining Gennum in the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). With more than 30 years experience in various high technology organizations, Greg Miller brings a unique background of financial expertise to his new role of CFO at Gennum. Mr. Miller's experience managing the financial organizations of publicly traded semiconductor...

2010-02-05 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Don Macleod, president and CEO of National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM), will speak at 10:55 a.m. Pacific Time on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010 at the Thomas Weisel Partners 2010 Technology and Telecom Conference. A live audio webcast will be made available at http://www.national.com/analog/invest/conf. Following the conference, a replay of the presentation will be available for 30 days. About National Semiconductor National...

2010-01-26 07:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantance Inc., a fabless semiconductor company enabling faster data speeds and better data coverage, today announced Lon Christensen has been appointed the company's vice president of Engineering. In this role, Christensen will lead the engineering development team and have responsibility for expanding the technology feature set of Quantance's product line, launching new products, and readying the technology for high-volume production, including...

2010-01-25 07:01:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) expanded its WEBENCH® Designer tools with the introduction of WEBENCH Power Architect -- the industry's first design tool that allows engineers to rapidly create, model and implement multiple-output, high-performance DC-DC power supplies for an entire system. With WEBENCH Power Architect, system designers can instantly optimize multiple power supplies across several...


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