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Introducing “the walk-away consumer…..” Telephony Magazine Covers My 3Screens Blog

From Telephony Magazine…..  In the face of this recession, Weinkrantz made a lifestyle change. He decided to become a “walk-away consumer”: someone who seeks the best possible price and walks away when he doesn’t get it. Weinkrantz admits the strategy didn’t work at Neiman Marcus, but it succeeded at his local BMW dealership — and it worked big time with AT&T. Read all about it...

CooperGate to Participate in Connections 2008 – The Digital Living Conference & Showcase

Client, CopperGate Communications will be exhibiting at Parks Associates’ Connections 2008 – The Digital Living Conference & Showcase, June 24-26 – Santa Clara Convention Center. Journalists, Analysts, Bloggers wanting to meet with CopperGate should contact Bage Anderson – bage at weinkrantz dot...

CopperGate Communications to Exhibit HomePlug AV for First Time at the NXTcomm08 Show

Client, CopperGate Communications, the Everywire Home Networking Company™, today announced it would exhibit HomePlug AV and HomePNA technologies at the NXTcomm08 show being held June 16 through 19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. View the press release here. Download the press release as a Word doc here: Download CGatNXTComm08FINAL-EON.doc CopperGate will showcase its blazing fast HomePNA technology, the leading coax and phoneline solution for IPTV home networks. NXTcomm will be the first public demonstration of CopperGate’s new HomePlug AV technology. The company will exhibit at booth number SL 4124 and will also discuss IPTV, home networking trends and the hot new emerging wired home networking standard, G.hn. Meet with CopperGate at NXTCom08Journalists, Bloggers, and Analysts wanting to meet with CopperGate at NXTCom08, should contact Bage Anderson –  bage at weinkrantz dot com for an...

CopperGate Communications Achieves Five Million HomePNA Chipset Milestone; Announces Purchase of Conexant’s HomePlug AV PowerLine Technology

Client, CopperGate Communications has made two significant announcements. 1.  The shipment of 5 million HomePNA chipsets worldwide – making the company the leader in IPTV services over coax and phone wires.  Press release here. 2.  The purchase of the HomePlug AV business from Conexant Systems, Inc. [NASDAQ – CNXT]. Press release here. CopperGate is now the first semiconductor company with home networking technologies supporting all three wire types – coax, phone and power lines. Related media coverage here. The HomePNA Blog has a very helpful post here which talks about G.hn’s "Secret Sauce." Industry Analysts, Charles Wolf with ABI Research blogs about both announcements here. Momentum for CopperGate continues.  Stay tuned for...

Tower Semiconductor Ramps-Up Production of Client, N-trig’s Digitizer Chips

Tower Semiconductor, Ltd. (NASDAQ: TSEM; TASE: TSEM), an independent specialty wafer foundry, and client, N-trig, the provider of DuoSense(TM) technology, combining pen and zero-pressure touch for mobile computers into a single device, today announced ramp-up of production of N-trig’s A-trig and D-trig – the newest digitizer chipset to be integrated in OEMs computer systems. N-trig’s DuoSense digitizers are thinner and more integrated solution, providing the ultimate human interface experience.  Its zero-pressure touch enables the best touch and pen experience on the market and is based on capacitive touch instead of traditional resistive touch. It is the only digitizer currently available that fully enables all the capabilities of the latest mobile platforms. DuoSense digitizers are implemented using Tower’s Fab2 0.18-micron advanced process. Tower is the leading provider of the A-trig and D-trig products’ silicon wafers. Download the press release...