In its latest study market-researcher IC Insights has reported U.S.-based suppliers captured 9 of the top 10 places and 13 of the top 20 positions in the fabless IC supplier ranking for 2010. Combined, the top 20 fabless IC suppliers represented 77% of the $59.9 billion in fabless IC sales last year, down two points from 2009 but up two points from...
Of the 27 industrialized countries studied by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, the U.S. had 25.8 percent of children being raised by a single parent, compared with an average of 14.9 percent across the other countries.
Can 10 million college students be wrong? The popular site RateMyProfessor released its 2010-11 rankings April 26 – naming the top university and professors – as many in higher education remain skeptical of the site and said students shouldn’t base their school choices on RateMyProfessor’s reviews.
A vast majority (71 percent) of recent college graduates would have done something differently while in college to better prepare for the job market, according to a survey from Adecco Staffing US, part of the world's largest staffing firm.
In the U.S. alone there are an estimated 8.1 million women-owned businesses that contribute $1.3 trillion to the national economy and employ 7.7 million people. The companies that made the top 50 generated an astounding $4.1 billion in combined revenues last year.
Apple's market capitalization has surpassed Microsoft's for a couple of years. Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)’s Windows sales slumped last quarter as the iPad crimped demand for consumer laptops, marking the first time in 20 years that the software maker...