Making The Most of Munich’s Mega Techfest

Every two years the international electronics community converges on the Bavarian city of Munich to either exhibit at or visit the world’s largest electronics show. This year is no exception with an estimated 2,600 exhibitors and a predicted 75,000 visitors expected to be at Electronica 2012. Visitors will see some of the latest innovations in semiconductor technology, displays, nano-systems, sensors, …

Can The Chip Makers Beat The Euro Zone Blues?

A big question on people’s minds at this year’s Electronica show in Munich will be: How is the international electronics industry riding out the financial storm created by the Euro zone crisis? Europe’s semiconductor manufacturers have all experienced a drop in revenues this year, and as an industry group the decline is put at around 8% with some of the individual …