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Global semiconductor revenue rises 5.0% in 2013

Worldwide semiconductor revenue rose a solid 5.0 percent in 2013, with memory chips being the main drivers of the revenue increase, according to the latest research from IHS Technology.

: Semicon

Japan, US move closer to tariff deal

TOKYO — Working into the night, negotiators from Japan and the U.S. have entered what may be the final stretch toward an understanding on tariffs, a crucial step to completing the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact.

: Trends

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook 4/23/14

Electronic Components and Electronic Equipment Outlook – TTI MarketEye – Walt Custer 4/23/14.

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends

Connected Devices Drive Electronics Growth

The world market for Internet-connected devices will rise 6% over 2013 to represent the largest increase in four years, according to industry researcher IHS Technology. Global demand for cell phones, tablets, and computers will push production of connected equipment to 6.18 billion units this year compared to 5.82 billion in 2013.

: Computer, Consumer, Data, Semicon, Statistics, Telecom, Trends, Wearable

Survey: China Manufacturing Continues To Shrink

HONG KONG (AP) — Factory activity in China shrank for the fourth straight month in April, though the decline was slightly slower, a survey on Wednesday said, in a possible sign the slowdown in the world’s No. 2 economy is stabilizing.

: Trends

The Death of the Smartphone

The biggest trend that was not reported at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona at the end of February was that, instead of lugging around four devices, we seem to be headed toward fewer devices.

: Telecom, Trends

JEITA: March 2014 Japan Consumer Electronics Shipments

JEITA: March 2014 Domestic Shipments of Major Consumer Electronic Equipment

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends