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Magnetoresistive sensors for near future innovative development

Life - EurekAlert - Excluding the information recording and reading technology, in the next 15-20 years, the hypersensitive sensors operating under...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:13:13 - #eewire

Semiconductor: A new contender for scalable quantum computing

Life - EurekAlert - Recent advances of quantum computing has attracted global attention for its prospective applications in business and industry. Semiconductor...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:13:12 - #semiconductor

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts February 2019 Billings

Electronics - SEMI - North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $1.86 billion in billings worldwide...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:41:10 - #semiconductor #outlook

Broadcom Announces Industry Leading Automotive Multilayer Ethernet Switches and Production Availability of Industry's First IEEE Compliant 1000BASE-T1 PHY

Electronics - Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO) today launched the BCM8956X, a family of automotive multilayer Ethernet switches, designed to address the growing...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:41:07 - #semiconductor

Intel's first 9th-gen laptop chips are coming this year

Tech - Liliputing - We should start to see laptops with 9th-gen Intel Core processors later this year, but rather than start with an upgrade to the...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:41:12 - #semiconductor

Arduino Day 2019: Thank you 659 times!

EE - Arduino Blog - This year's Arduino Day, held on March 16th, consisted of 659 celebrations across 106 countries with talks, project exhibitions,...
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:41:07 - #arduino #iot #eewire

Synopsys Introduces New embARC Machine Learning Inference Software Library for Power-Efficient Neural Networks

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Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:41:06 - #synopsys #machinelearning #eewire

Microchip/Microsemi: Switchtec PSX Gen3 PCIe Programmable Storage Switches

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - Microchip Technology Inc., via its Microsemi Corporation subsidiary, announced its Switchtec PSX Gen3 PCIe programmable...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:13:14 - #microsemi #refdesign #datacenter #eewire

NAND Memory Market Growing to $49 Billion in 2018 - IDC

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - After strong year-over-year growth of 24% in 2017, worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to grow for the third consecutive...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:13:12 - #semiconductor #outlook

EMC components: Drastically reducing earth leakage currents and increasing plant availability

Electronics - EPCOS - The individual components in variable-speed drives cause earth leakage currents that cumulatively result in the tripping of the RCD....
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:21 - #ipe

The top 10 D-SUB Connectors

Electronics - SnapEDA - D-SUB connectors, also known as D-subminiature or DB connectors, are electrical connectors commonly used in communications. They consist...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:19 - #amphenol #te-connectivity #ipe

You Can Now Configure a Samtec 3D Model on Your Smart Phone

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Over the past few years, 3D modeling capabilites on Samtec.com have progressed immensely.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:18 - #samtec #ipe

Capacitive touch evaluation is quick & easy with the EVM430-CAPMINI demo board

Electronics - TI - MSP430 - Have you tried capacitive touch? Or have you thought about a cool design with it, but didn't quite know where to start? Now it's...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:16 - #ti #devkit #eewire

Get Personal with Your Set-Top Box

Electronics - NXP Blog - Today's set-top boxes (STB), digital media hubs, and entertainment gateways offer a long list of exciting features. Direct access...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:15 - #nxp #android #semiconductor

Stormy Weather: Weathernews Using AI to Build Better Way to Forecast Rain

Electronics - NVIDIA Newsroom -
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:14 - #nvidia #ai #semiconductor

Qualcomm Joins Open Security & Safety Alliance to Help Transform the IP Surveillance Camera Industry

Electronics - Qualcomm - Global Industry Leaders Collaborate to Create a Common Standardized Platform for Security and Safety Solutions
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:13:13 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #cybersecurity #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor

Power Integrations Increases Efficiency of Display Power Supplies with New InnoMux Technology

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Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:50 - #eewire

Driving the New Memory and Storage Frontier in 2019

Electronics - Intel - By Rob Crooke - Intel is not a company that simply dabbles in memory and storage; it's a company focused on data-centric transformation,...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:49 - #cisco #vmware #datacenter #iot #hybridcloud #semiconductor

New ASAKMP Miniature 32 kHz Crystal Oscillator Now Available

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon's space-saving ASAKMP 32.768 kHz crystal oscillator is now available through Abracon's Global Distribution partners.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:48 - #abracon #ipe

NVIDIA Creates A 'Safety Force Field' To Boost Trust In Self-Driving Vehicles

Electronics - NVIDIA Newsroom -
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:47 - #nvidia #semiconductor

ON Semiconductor Collaborates with NVIDIA on Cloud-Based Autonomous Vehicle Simulation

Electronics - On Semi - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy-efficient innovations, today announced that it...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:46 - #nvidia #onsemi #semiconductor

Littelfuse Introduces 650V SiC Schottky Diodes with New Package Sizes, Current Ratings from 6A to 40A at APEC 2019

Electronics -
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:45 - #littelfuse #sic #power #eewire

Molex Announces New SlimStack 0.40mm Floating Connectors

Electronics -
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:44 - #molex #ipe

Molex Announces New 1.25mm Pitch SlimStack Floating Connectors

Electronics -
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:43 - #molex #ipe

Highest Speed and Accuracy to Date in Allegro's Newest Current Sensor IC

Electronics - Allegro MicroSystems - Allegro MicroSystems, a global leader in power and sensing solutions for motion control and energy efficient systems,...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:42 - #microcontroller #inverter #power #semiconductor

Discover Incredible Power Delivered In A Space Saving Form Factor

Electronics - Samtec Blog - As one of the great superheroes learned - "with great power comes great responsibility." Even without "spidey-sense" and the ability...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:41 - #samtec #ipe

Qualcomm Launches New, AI-Enabled Highly Integrated SoCs and Dedicated Smart Speaker Platform to Help Drive the Evolution of Smart Audio

Electronics - Qualcomm - QCS400 SoCs designed for "smarter" Speakers, Soundbars, Home Assistants and AV Receivers, with Integrated Compute, Mesh...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:40 - #qualcomm #iot #devkit #wearables #ai #meshwifi #semiconductor

New Single-Chip Qualcomm DDFA Amplifier Solution Helps to Bring Clear, Powerful Sound for a Wider Variety of Speakers

Electronics - Qualcomm - Premium amplification technology for superior audio quality in smaller form factor, low power speakers
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:41:39 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

Google Stadia uses a custom AMD chip to offer 10.7 teraflops of cloud gaming power

Tech - The Verge - The beauty of a cloud gaming service is two-fold: 1) you can theoretically play any game, anywhere you've got a good enough internet...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:13:14 - #amd #datacenter #semiconductor

Smart speakers are about to get an IQ bump thanks to new Qualcomm chips

Tech - Digital Trends - Qualcomm announced a new chipset that is designed to make the next generation of smart speakers sound, listen, and connect better...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:41:37 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Add visual effects to your MIDI input pad with NeoPixels

EE - Arduino Blog - Michael Sobolak was inspired by the hardware dedicated to Ableton digital audio software, along with the DIY MIDI Fighter pads...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:41:31 - #arduino #eewire

London to use sensor-equipped school backpacks to monitor air quality

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - The trial stipulates that 250 children will carry the sensors during a week

London's Mayor Sadiq Khan launched an...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:41:30 - #iot #wearables #eewire

Small-scale Nano setup with pullup inputs and CR2032 batteries

EE - Arduino Blog - Arduino boards are used in a wide-massive even-variety of projects. Sometimes, however, all you need is something to give your...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:41:28 - #arduino #maker #eewire

Micron Technology, Inc., Reports Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2019

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Strong execution drives healthy profitability and cash flow Strong execution drives healthy profitability and cash flow
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:41:27 - #semiconductor

Global IC output value to drop in 2019, says Digitimes Research

Media - DIGITIMES - Global semiconductor production value may end its three-year growth streak in 2019, due partly to memory market demand likely to...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:40:54 - #semiconductor #outlook

Zhonghuan Semiconductor to expand capacity by 167%

Media - DIGITIMES - The second largest China-based solar-grade mono-Si wafer maker Zhonghuan Semiconductor will invest CNY9 billion (US$1.34 billion)...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:40:53 - #maker #semiconductor

GlobalWafers reiterates 1Q19 outlook

Media - DIGITIMES - Silicon wafer company GlobalWafers has reiterated its sales outlook for the first quarter of 2019, and claimed the majority of its...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:40:52 - #semiconductor #outlook

Taiwan consumer IC shipments start ramping up in March

Media - DIGITIMES - Taiwan consumer IC designers are enjoying a significant shipment ramp-up in March, which may last into the second quarter, traditionally...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:40:51 - #semiconductor #outlook

Global spending on semiconductor fabrication equipment projected to decrease in 2019

Media - Robotics and Automation News - Global semiconductor fabrication equipment spending is expected to decline 14 percent, to $53 billion, in 2019...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:57 - #onsemi #robotics #semiconductor #outlook

Samtec Releases Ultra Micro Power Connectors with Incredible Design Flexibility

Media - Electronics Maker - Samtec Releases Ultra Micro Power Connectors with Incredible Design Flexibility
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:56 - #samtec #maker #ipe

ams and Wise Road Capital Set up Joint Venture for Environmental Sensors Development

Media - LEDinside - ams, the sensing component supplier of Apple, announced that it will establish a joint venture with Wise Road Capital, a global Private...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:55 - #semiconductor

SJSemi rolls out AiP technology for 5G and millimeter waves

Media - DIGITIMES - SJ Semiconductor (SJSemi) has unveiled its ultrawideband dual-polarization antenna-in-package (AiP) technology for 5G millimeter-wave...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:54 - #eewire

New Line of Ac-Dc Power Filters Addresses EMC and Surge Compliance

Media - Electronics News Post - CUI's Power Group today announced the addition of ac-dc power filters, designed to...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:53 - #power #eewire

UnitedSiC announces SiC JFET family for low power AC-DC Flyback converters

Media - Electronics News Post - Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) Anaheim CA, and Princeton, New Jersey: UnitedSiC, a manufacturer...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:41:52 - #sic #power #eewire

ON Semi adds Industrial & Automotive Qualified SiC MOSFETs

Media - PowerPulse.net - ON Semiconductor has introduced two new silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFET devices. The industrial grade NTHL080N120SC1 and AEC-Q101...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:13:08 - #onsemi #mosfet #power #sic #siliconcarbide #eewire

Aveox and GaN Systems Partner on GaN APFCs 5 x Smaller than Silicon TRUs

Media - PowerPulse.net - GaN Systems announced a strategic partnership with Aveox, a leading provider of electro-mechanical power solutions. The intention...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:43:05 - #galliumnitride #power #eewire

Introducing XDPL8218 from Infineon: a high power factor, constant voltage flyback LED driver IC

Media - Electronics Maker - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) introduces the new member of its XDP...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:43:03 - #infineon #power #maker #eewire

SEMICON China 2019 to open March 20

Media - DIGITIMES - SEMICON China 2019 will open March 20 for a three-day run at Shanghai New International Expo Center, with global semiconductor industrial...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:43:02 - #semiconductor

Number of 300mm wafer fabs to grow through 2023, says IC Insights

Media - DIGITIMES - The number of 300mm wafer fabrication facilities in operation continues to increase. With nine new 300mm wafer fabs scheduled to...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:41:20 - #semiconductor

Heterogeneous integration bringing more innovation: Q&A with Etron chairman Nicky Lu

Media - DIGITIMES - The Taiwan semiconductor industry is gearing up to tap huge business opportunities arising from AI and IoT applications, such as...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:41:19 - #bigdata #iot #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor