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February 2020 Connector Industry News

Connector and Cable Assembly Supplier - Summary coverage of upcoming industry events, as well as recent award, partnership, promotion, personnel, facility, distribution, standards,...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:37:03 - #te-connectivity #ipe

New Qualcomm Chips Aim to Connect Phones to Disparate 5G Networks

U.S. News - (Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday introduced new chips designed to connect mobile phones to 5G networks that operate differently around the...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:14:12 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Chipmaker TowerJazz Q4 profit misses estimates, sees 2020 rev growth

Media - Reuters - Companies - Israeli chip manufacturer
TowerJazz missed earnings and revenue estimates in the fourth quarter but sees a return to growth...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:14:08 - #semiconductor

Heading into the 2020s, Connector Manufacturers Are Expanding Through Diversification

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - As the Internet of Things continues to expand, connector companies are embracing diversification and establishing new areas of...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 21:13:46 - #connectors #iot #tti #ipe

Creating custom light using 2-D materials

Life - Phys.org - Finding new semiconductor materials that emit light is essential for developing a wide range of electronic devices. But making artificial...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:37:46 - #semiconductor

Three questions to ask about wireless BMS for hybrid and electric vehicles

Electronics - TI - Behind the Wheel - Lithium battery cells are continuously getting more affordable and energy...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:37:41 - #ti #microcontroller #semiconductor

Private 5G Networks and the Future of Industry 4.0

Electronics - NXP Blog - Modernizing an industrial operation to support Industry 4.0 applications can be a remarkably complex challenge. This is especially...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:37:40 - #nxp #iot #robotics #ai #semiconductor

iMOTION(tm) IMC300 adds Arm(r) MCU for maximum flexibility

Electronics - Infineon - Munich, Germany - 18 February 2020 - Infineon Technologies AG is releasing the new IMC300 motor controller...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:13:33 - #infineon #microcontroller #semiconductor

Abracon Updates Product Parametric System

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon unveils a major update to the product parametric system on its website. The system searches through part-specific data...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:13:32 - #abracon #ipe

Qualcomm Introduces Third-Generation 5G Modem-RF System to Enhance 5G Performance Globally

Electronics - Qualcomm - Qualcomm(r) Snapdragon(tm) X60 5G Modem-RF System is World's First with a 5nm 5G Baseband and First to Aggregate 5G mmWave and Sub-6...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:13:31 - #qualcomm #iot #smartphone #eewire

Qualcomm Announces Breakthrough Qualcomm ultraSAW RF Filter Technology for 5G/4G Mobile Devices

Electronics - Qualcomm - Innovative Technology Significantly Improves Radio-Frequency Performance in Bands up to 2.7 GHz, Outperforming Competing Filter Technologies...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:13:30 - #qualcomm #iot #smartphone #eewire

Exploring evolving trends in automotive cluster audio design

Electronics - TI - Behind the Wheel - Automotive instrument clusters are in the middle of a revolution. The cluster is rapidly becoming a part of the larger...
Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:13:29 - #ti #refdesign #microcontroller #semiconductor

Qualcomm Snapdragon X60 is a 5G modem on a 5nm chip

Tech - Liliputing - Chip maker Qualcomm is getting ready to launch its 3rd-gen 5G modem... just a year after introducing the 1st-gen model. The upcoming...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 21:35:14 - #qualcomm #maker #semiconductor

NXP Semiconductors to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference

Globe Newswire - NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced participation at the following event with the financial community:
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:31 - #nxp #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics Reveals Latest Innovation in Electric-Vehicle Energy Management for Cleaner and Safer Mobility

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - STMicroelectronics Reveals Latest Innovation in Electric-Vehicle Energy Management for Cleaner and Safer Mobility
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:29 - #st #semiconductor

AMD EPYC(tm) Cloud Adoption Grows with Google Cloud

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - New Google Compute Engine N2D virtual machines (VMs) based on 2nd Gen AMD EPYC(tm) processors provide double digit savings and...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:28 - #amd #semiconductor

TowerJazz Reports Full Year 2019 Results with 5% Organic Revenue Growth; Expects Revenue Growth for 2020

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Full Year 2019 Revenues of $1.23 Billion Resulting in Positive Cash from Operations of $291 Million and Free Cash Flow of $119...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:27 - #semiconductor

WISeKey Drives Innovations in IoT Security with 23 Strategic Patents in the U.S.

Globe Newswire - Technology - WISeKey drives innovations in IoT security with 23 strategic patents in the U.S.
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:26 - #iot #eewire

Analog Devices Raises Quarterly Dividend By 15%

Business Wire - Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI) today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to increase its quarterly dividend from $0.54 per outstanding...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:36:25 - #adi #semiconductor

Qualcomm Executive Joins Si2 Board of Directors

Business Wire - Pankaj Kukkal, vice president of Engineering at Qualcomm Inc., has been elected to the Si2 board of directors
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:13:48 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Altium Redefines PCB Design Sharing & Visualization with the Power of the Cloud

Business Wire - EMBEDDED WORLD - Today Altium, a global leader in PCB design software, announced the launch of a new cloud-based application that redefines the...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:13:32 - #pcb #eewire

Multicore processor brings AI to sensing apps

Media - FierceElectronics - Eta Compute Inc. has begun shipping its ECM3532 multicore processor for embedded sensor applications.
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 03:13:26 - #ai #semiconductor

TE Connectivity designs TSYS03, an ultra-compact digital temperature sensor with precise digital output and low power consumption

Media - eBOM - In today's world, industrial, consumer and even medical sectors are adopting digitalization to collect sensor data. While certain devices...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:36:55 - #te-connectivity #eewire

Infineon launches CoolSiC MOSFET 650V family, extending reliability and performance to even more applications

Media - Semiconductor Today - Infineon Technologies AG of Munich, Germany has expanded its silicon carbide (SiC) product portfolio with 650V devices....
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:36:54 - #infineon #mosfet #power #siliconcarbide #eewire

MEMS sensor market to reach $50 billion as ASPs drop: study

Media - FierceElectronics - According to a new study by Fact.MR, the MEMS sensor market will grow at a compound annual growth rate of 9% through 2027,...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:36:53 - #semiconductor #outlook

New Shunt Resistors Feature the Industry's Highest Rated Power in the 5.0mm×2.5mm Size

Media - eBOM - ROHM recently announced the availability of shunt resistors, GMR50 series, delivering industry-leading 4W rated power (at electrode temperature...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:37 - #pcb #powersupply #eewire

MEAN WELL MPM-45, MPM-65, MPM-90 - AC/DC Medical Power Supply

Media - eBOM - MEAN WELL is releasing the 45~90W MPM-45, MPM-65, MPM-90 series as a response to the miniaturization trend and growing power demands of...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:36 - #powersupply #pcb #ipe

Navitas' 65W GaNFast charger power ICs chosen by Xiaomi for Mi 10 Pro smartphone

Media - Semiconductor Today - Navitas Semiconductor Inc of El Segundo, CA, USA says that its GaNFast charging technology has been adopted by China's...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:34 - #smartphone #semiconductor

Renesas and 3db Access to Collaborate on Secure Ultra-Wideband Solutions

Media - PowerPulse.net - Renesas Electronics Corporation and 3db Access AG, a fabless semiconductor company specializing in secure ultra-wideband (UWB)...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:33 - #renesas #microcontroller #iot #eewire

5 semiconductor companies hold 53% of global wafer capacity

Media - Evertiq - The world's top-five wafer capacity leaders each had capacity of more than 1,000,000 wafer starts per month, says IC Insights.
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:32 - #semiconductor #outlook

Self-checkout gets smarter, faster

Media - eeNews Europe - DXC Technology together with Harting Systems and Murata, have developed a novel RFID-based self-checkout counter that...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:29 - #supplychain #murata #harting #ipe

Solectrix: Embedding your Visions

Media - Components in Electronics - At Embedded World Show 2020 Solectrix presents New High-End Embedded Solutions for Automotive, Aerotech, Medical...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:28 - #xilinx #eewire

Secure element provides certified solution for asset identification

Media - eeNews Europe - Introducing new features to secure data exchanges in increasingly aggressive contexts, the STMicroelectronics STSAFE-A110...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:26 - #st #iot #eewire

BLDC motor offers an alternative to AC servos

Media - eeNews Europe - With a rated power of up to 400W, the brushless DC motors of the APBA60 series from Nanotec offer a high-performance alternative...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:25 - #robotics #eewire

64Mpixel sensor has a 0.8 micron pixel size

Media - eeNews Europe - OmniVision Technologies' OV64C is the company's first 64 megapixel image sensor featuring a 0.8 micron pixel size to enable...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:24 - #smartphone #semiconductor

Global DRAM revenue holds steady in 4Q19

Media - Evertiq - The DRAM inventory finally returned to a relatively normal level for most OEMs in 4Q19 after nearly three consecutive quarters of adjustments,...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:23 - #semiconductor #outlook

We are expanding the portfolio of IoT products with the world brand USR IoT

Media - eBOM - Our new supplier, USR IoT, is an expert in industrial communication IoT products with a focus on serial data networking and M2M applications....
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:21 - #ti #m2m #iot #eewire

EUROCLAMP 7 COLOURS of Terminal Blocks

Media - eBOM - Green, grey, black, blue, red, yellow and orange - using Euroclamp coloured terminal blocks radically reduces the possibility of incorrect...
Sun, 23 Feb 2020 02:13:20 - #pcb #eewire

Omron showcases building automation and environmental sensors at IoT Tech Expo Global

Neesham PR - Omron Electronic Components Europe is demonstrating new MEMS based sensor solutions for building automation...
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:38:20 - #iot #eewire

U.S. mulls cutting Huawei off from global chip suppliers, with TSMC in crosshairs

Media - Reuters - Business - The Trump administration is considering changing U.S. regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies...
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:38:17 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Driving HVAC system flaps with an integrated, multichannel motor driver

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - Automotive heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems (HVAC) systems contain multiple flaps, each driven by a corresponding...
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:13:18 - #ti #refdesign #microcontroller #semiconductor

ASML successfully places Eurobond offering for 750 million

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - ASML successfully places Eurobond offering for 750 million
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:13:05 - #semiconductor

Renesas Electronics and 3db Access to Collaborate and Bring Secure Ultra-Wideband Solutions to Market

Business Wire - Renesas Electronics' mobile computing technology and 3db Access' UWB technology to address smart home, IoT, industry 4.0 and automotive...
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:14:05 - #renesas #iot #eewire

Chip Industry Dodges Covid-19 Woes - For Now

Distribution - EPS News - Despite logistical, packaging and test challenges related to the coronavirus (now known as Covid-19), chip fabs located in China are...
Fri, 21 Feb 2020 12:35:51 - #tsmc #jabil #foxconn #supplychain #acquisition #semiconductor #coronavirus #outlook

Miniature aluminium cases in more sizes

Media - eeNews Europe - Fischer Elektronik has expanded the attractive and functional miniature aluminium cases of its AKG D series with two new...
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:38:08 - #eewire

EDA In The Cloud

Media - Semiconductor Engineering - Michael White, director of product marketing for Calibre physical verification at Mentor, a Siemens Business, looks...
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:13:21 - #onsemi #siemens #eewire

TI Releases Industry's Smallest Linear Thermistors with High Accuracy

Media - Passive Components News - TI's new temperature sensors offer 50% higher accuracy, high sensitivity and single-point calibration. Texas Instruments...
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:13:20 - #ti #eewire

Taiwan IC industry output value grows 1.7% in 2019, says TSIA

Media - DIGITIMES - Worldwide semiconductor revenues declined 12.1% to US$412.1 billion in 2019, while Taiwan's IC industry output value registered a...
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:13:12 - #semiconductor #outlook

IAR Systems simplifies full CERT C compliance

Media - New Electronics - IAR Systems is making available a major update of its static code analysis tool C-STAT in the complete C/C++ compiler and debugger...
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 14:13:22 - #iarsystems #eewire

Industry's smallest linear thermistors

Media - New Electronics - Texas Instruments (TI) has expanded its temperature sensing portfolio to include linear thermistors that deliver up to 50%...
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 14:13:21 - #ti #semiconductor