Cree to Acquire LED Lighting Fixtures, Inc.
DURHAM, N.C., FEBRUARY 8, 2008 ? Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held LED Lighting Fixtures, Inc. (LLF) in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $77 million, plus up to an additional $26.4 million over a three-year period. Details... more
O2Micro Granted Key Power Management Patent
O2Micro was issued 13 claims under United States patent number 7,202,650 for its Direct Current-to-Direct Current (DC/DC)Controller technology; a continuation of the invention issued November 2005 under United States patent number 6,965,221. Details... more