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Richard Erlacher
07/22/12 08:17
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#187964 - Gee ... that's a new one to me ...
Responding to: Kiran V. Sutar's previous message
IIRC, Signetics was acquired by Philips back in '88 or '89, and through that transaction, Philips acquired the licenses to manufacture a number of Intel-originated parts including 8048-series and 8031/8051-series parts. I never did read/hear anything about SiLabs being, in any sense, involved with Signetics, in any cooperatitve or other relationship.

Have you any specific historical information about that? I'm curious about this because SiLabs' website indicates they were founded in 1996. There are some old Signetics devices that are no-longer available anywhere, that would be handy, IMHO, and I'd like to track them down.

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List of 19 messages in thread
TopicAuthorDate
8051 with built-in loader      Srinivas Nayak      06/17/12 23:35      
   Loaders ?      Jim Granville      06/18/12 00:37      
      using PC serial port and Hyper terminal.      Srinivas Nayak      06/18/12 01:11      
         There are chips      Erik Malund      06/18/12 05:29      
            Silabs will be costly for India      Srinivas Nayak      06/18/12 06:46      
               Are the Maxim/Dallas MCU's readily available in India?      Richard Erlacher      06/18/12 09:50      
               if?      Erik Malund      06/18/12 10:11      
                  Mouser in India - Silabs Distributor      Michael Karas      06/19/12 00:55      
               Take a look at element14 Indian website      Kalpak Dabir      06/19/12 06:25      
               Contact for SiLabs chips      Kiran V. Sutar      07/22/12 02:54      
                  Gee ... that's a new one to me ...       Richard Erlacher      07/22/12 08:17      
      New Infineon part with ROM loader      Jim Granville      06/23/12 00:11      
         Wow      Per Westermark      06/23/12 05:41      
            when I worked with buses      Erik Malund      06/24/12 06:34      
               familiar tale      Andy Neil      06/25/12 11:21      
       ROM loaders in Atmel AT89LP51RD2 series      Jim Granville      06/26/12 21:44      
   I think it is about time that ...        Erik Malund      06/25/12 12:50      
      P89V51RD2      Srinivas Nayak      06/26/12 22:24      
   "Philips"??!!      Andy Neil      07/25/12 12:33      

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