Freescale is the spun-off semiconductor division of Motorola. They are your source for: modern 6800 derivatives, PowerPCs, 68000s, and ColdFire (a simplified, RISCified 68000).

They offer a wide selection of microcontrollers and DSPs, a generous sampling program, and direct sales of many of their parts.

The HCS08 is their current 8-bit microcontroller offering.