ON Semi Buys Fairchild for $2.4 Billion
The deal continues the acquisition spree among chipmakers that so far this year has exceeded $80 billion.
Western Digital Buys SanDisk for $19 Billion
The deal positions the No. 1 disk drive maker to move into the flash-memory market amid weak growth in its core business.
Microsemi Offers $2.4B for PMC-Sierra
Amid a wave of mergers in the semiconductor industry, Microsemi is attempting to derail an earlier $2 billion bid by Skyworks Solutions.