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Cypress Developer Community™ Surpasses 50,000 Registered Users For PSoC® Platform and Other Technologies | Cypress Semiconductor

Cypress Developer Community™ Surpasses 50,000 Registered Users For PSoC® Platform and Other Technologies

Last Updated: May 24, 2012

Customers Share Tips On Designing with Cypress Products;
Community Grows to Feature 12 Blogs and 140 Videos, Including New PSoC Today! Talk Show
Rewards Store Now Offers Development Kit Discounts in Addition to Apparel and Electronics

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 24, 2012 – Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) today announced that over 50,000 users have registered for the Cypress Developer Community™, an online forum for sharing design tips, videos, and blogs on the company’s PSoC® programmable system-on-chip platform and other technologies. Available at, the developer community now offers nine individual support forums, organized by product type. Since its launch, the increasingly interactive site has grown its content to include 12 blogs written by Cypress technical experts and more than 140 videos.

The community recently launched PSoC Today!, an engineering talk show featuring hands-on demos and interviews pertaining to the latest PSoC technology, projects and people. New webisodes are available every Tuesday and Thursday.

The Cypress Developer Community Rewards Program is exclusively available to members of the online community. Members are eligible to receive Rewards Dollars based on a point system which rewards activities such as posting and answering questions within the community. Members can exchange Rewards Dollars for a wide variety of valuable items ranging from Cypress apparel to electronics, and now discounts on Cypress Development and Evaluation Kits. Cypress is the first semiconductor provider to offer an online design community rewards store.

The Cypress Developer Community’s forums focus primarily on the company’s flagship PSoC® programmable system-on-chip devices. Design engineers can also post questions and comments in sections dedicated to device programming, solutions to design problems, and the programmable analog and digital resources and applications for each of the architectures. Additional product forums address USB controllers, memory, clocks and buffers, along with a range of applications and Cypress’s University Alliance (

“The Cypress Developer Community continues to evolve as more content and more community members breed more interactivity,” said Joe McCarthy, Senior Director of Corporate Marketing Communications at Cypress. “The site is now a vibrant meeting place where engineers are sharing tips and tricks and helping each other solve problems.”

About Cypress
Cypress delivers high-performance, mixed-signal, programmable solutions that provide customers with rapid time-to-market and exceptional system value. Cypress offerings include the flagship PSoC® programmable system-on-chip families and derivatives such as PowerPSoC® solutions for high-voltage and LED lighting applications, CapSense® touch sensing and TrueTouch™ solutions for touchscreens. Cypress is the world leader in USB controllers, including the high-performance West Bridge® solution that enhances connectivity and performance in multimedia handsets. Cypress is also a leader in high-performance memories and programmable timing devices. Cypress serves numerous markets, including consumer, mobile handsets, computation, data communications, automotive, industrial and military. Cypress trades on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol CY. Visit Cypress online at

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