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Osram Ready to Demonstrate Its Latest Technologies at CES 2019

LEDinside - Osram announced that it is going to showcase its cutting-edge technologies in a wide range of applications including mobility, connectivity,...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:13:10 - #osram #semiconductor

Intel's Losses Amid Others' Gains

The Memory Guy - Why has Intel's NVM Solutions Group (NSG), the owner of the company's NAND flash, SSD, and 3D XPoint businesses, been losing money during a time...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:13:09 - #semiconductor

Intel introduces Foveros: 3D die stacking for more than just memory

Ars Technica - Technology allows tight integration of high performance and low power processes.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:13:08 - #semiconductor

Intel unveils a new architecture for 2019: Sunny Cove

Ars Technica - Finally, a move away from just bundling more cores together.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:13:07 - #semiconductor

ABB confirms talks with Hitachi

Media - Evertiq - Reports that power and automations company ABB is negotiating with Hitachi regarding the sale of its Power Grid business have been...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:49 - #abb #ipe

MCUs with embedded PCM meet automotive needs

Media - eeNews Europe - STMicroelectronics NV has said that microcontrollers with embedded phase-change memory (PCM) provided...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:47 - #flash #microcontroller #eewire

IC materials distributors to end 2018 with notable revenue increases

Media - DIGITIMES - Taiwan-based IC fabrication and packaging material distributors including Topco Scientific, Niching Industrial and Wahlee Industrial...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:46 - #tsmc #semiconductor #outlook

NAND flash price rebound to be short-lived

Media - DIGITIMES - NAND flash prices have rebounded slightly and are expected to register a short-lived rally prior to the Lunar New Year holiday, according...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:44 - #semiconductor #outlook

TSMC to expand 8-inch fab capacity for robust demand for automotive, IoT

Media - DIGITIMES - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is looking to expand its 8-inch fab capacity to meet strong chip demand for automotive...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:43 - #tsmc #iot #semiconductor #outlook

LED Lighting - Market growing Healthy

Media - Electronics Maker - Declining LED prices coupled with favorable government initiatives shall drive LED Lighting market in India until 2020.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:38 - #iot #maker #semiconductor #outlook

Infineon ships world's first industrial-grade eSIM in miniaturised package

Media - New Electronics - Infineon Technologies is shipping the world's first industrial-grade embedded SIM (eSIM) in a miniature Wafer-level Chip-scale...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:37 - #semiconductor

Stewart Connector Introduces the Qwik RJ45(tm) Cat6/Cat5E Modular Plug

Media - Electronics Maker - Stewart Connector announces the release of the Qwik Cat6/Cat5E RJ45 Modular Plug, to complement Stewart's extensive RJ45...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:35 - #maker #digi-key #avnet #mouser #arrow #heilind #ipe

Delta Electronics November revenues hit record

Media - DIGITIMES - Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$22.126 billion...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:33 - #powersupply #maker #ipe

MediaTek adopts Qualtera's Silicondash platform with machine learning and analytical engines to enhance semiconductor yield and quality

Media - Components in Electronics - MediaTek corporate vice president HW Kao (left) shakes hands with Paul Simon, EVP of Marketing and Asia Business...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:32 - #supplychain #mediatek #bigdata #machinelearning #eewire

Arm 2019 IoT predictions

Media - Components in Electronics - Arm, the global architects of intelligence, asked its technology experts and futurists what they think will happen...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:13:28 - #iot #cybersecurity #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor #outlook

Osram Presents New Near-Infrared LED for Smart Farming Application

Business Wire - Osram, a leader in the optoelectronic industry, today announced its new Oslon Black SFH 4736 near-infrared LED (NIRED). When installed in a smartphone...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:45 - #osram #semiconductor

Molex Recognized by Autonomous Vehicle Technology Magazine for Groundbreaking Automotive Ethernet Platform

Business Wire - Molex has been selected by the editors of Autonomous Vehicle Technology (AVT) magazine as a recipient of a 2018 ACES Award, honoring the most...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:39 - #molex #ipe

Seoul Semiconductor Wins Patent Litigation against Everlight in Germany and Is Awarded Statutory Litigation Costs

Business Wire - Seoul Semiconductor, a leading global...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:37 - #semiconductor

Littelfuse Appoints Kristina A. Cerniglia to Board of Directors

Business Wire - Littelfuse Appoints Kristina A. Cerniglia to Board of Directors
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:31 - #littelfuse #ipe

Cadence Timing Signoff Tools Enable MaxLinear to Deliver Industry's First 400Gbps PAM4 SoC on 16FF Process

Business Wire - MaxLinear used Cadence signoff tools to deliver the MxL935xx...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:30 - #maxlinear #semiconductor

56 Gbps, 5 Meter Cable Backplane Cable Assembly Demo

Electronics - Samtec Blog - A joint demonstration between Samtec and eSilicon - an eSilicon 7 nm 56 Gbps DSP SerDes over a Samtec 5 meter ExaMAX(r) backplane...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:13:24 - #pcb #datacenter #samtec #ipe

Nordic Semi says NB-IoT/LTE-M module will "kick-start new wave" of cellular IoT apps

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - Nordic Semiconductor's new cellular IoT module, billed as the world's smallest and lowest power, according to its maker,...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:13:23 - #iot #qorvo #maker #digi-key #avnet #mouser #semiconductor

Intel unveils Foveros 3D chip stacking and new 10nm 'chiplets'

Tech - The Verge - At an Architecture Day event hosted this week, Intel articulated an unusually lucid strategy for its development of future processors,...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:13:22 - #ai #semiconductor

Next-Generation Z-Wave 700 Launches on the Silicon Labs Wireless Gecko Platform

PR Newswire - Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) launches the next-generation Z-Wave(r) 700 on the Wireless Gecko platform, the industry's most comprehensive hardware...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:13:20 - #siliconlabs #iot #semiconductor

Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) to Display GaN-Enabled Wirelessly Powered Systems for the Home and High-Resolution LiDAR for Autonomous Cars at 2019 CES

Electronics - EPC - Within the EPC hospitality suite, wirelessly powered systems for the home and GaN based, industry-leading LiDAR systems used in autonomous...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:24 - #galliumnitride #power #semiconductor

Understanding how driver monitoring systems can help with collision avoidance

Electronics - TI - Behind the Wheel - Driver monitoring systems (DMS) are enhancing real-time feedback to a vehicle's steering and control systems, as discussed...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:23 - #ti #ai #semiconductor

Semiconductor Equipment Sales Forecast: $62 Billion in 2018 A New Record, Market Reset in 2019 with New High in 2020

Electronics - SEMI - Releasing its Year-End Total Equipment Forecast at the annual SEMICON Japan exposition, SEMI, the global industry...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:22 - #supplychain #semiconductor #outlook

Where's Santa? How GPUs Power the NORAD Santa Tracker

Electronics - NVIDIA Newsroom -
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:21 - #nvidia #semiconductor

Characterization and Development Kits Viewable Across

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Over the past few years, Samtec has expanded its portfolio of Characterization and Development Kits. Engineers and designer demand...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:20 - #samtec #maker #ipe

A voice for change: Erika Beskar's boldness drives technology and others' success

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - When Erika Beskar accepts a challenge, she's all in.
"She's extremely passionate about what she does," said Lakshmi Holehonnur,...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:39:19 - #ti #semiconductor

50th Anniversary Goal Achieved: Record Number of Intel Employee Volunteers Give Back across the Globe

Electronics - Intel - In celebration of Intel's 50th anniversary, the company set a goal for 50,000 employees...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:13:44 - #semiconductor

Abracon Awards Future AP with 2017 Best Demand Creation Distributor

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon presents the 2017 Best Demand Creation Distributor award to Future AP.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:13:43 - #abracon #ipe

Semtech spurs LoRa community with next-gen silicon, stares down cellular IoT carriers

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - With brand new silicon, a vibrant support network, and a profile burnished in the early IoT rush, LoRa specialist Semtech...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:13:42 - #ibm #iot #eewire

Audit of Supermicro finds no evidence of secret spy chips from China

Tech - BGR - Here's one more bit of pushback to add to all of the denials and counters and head-scratching that accompanied the October publication...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:13:26 - #semiconductor

Daimler is buying nearly $23 billion of battery cells to power its electric vehicle offensive

Tech - TechCrunch - Daimler plans to buy $23 billion worth of battery cells by 2030 as the maker of Mercedes-Benz vehicles and commercial trucks prepares...
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:37:43 - #maker #ipe

SST and SK hynix system ic Partner to Expand Availability of Embedded SuperFlash(r) Technology

Globe Newswire - Technology - Leading 200 mm foundry selects SST's SuperFlash technology for 110 nm CMOS process platform Leading 200 mm foundry selects SST's...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:13:11 - #semiconductor

Texas Instruments flicks Armis' Bluetooth chip vuln off its shoulder

Enterprise - The Register - Yeah, we've patched that one, adds Cisco
Texas Instruments has rather feebly slapped down infosec researchers' findings on a so-called...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:39:05 - #ti #semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor Appoints Glenn O'Rourke as Corporate VP, Global Operations

Electronics - Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), a leading provider of customizable smart connectivity solutions,...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:23 - #semiconductor

SEMICON Japan 2018 Opens Tomorrow Focusing on SMART Applications

Electronics - SEMI - ´╗┐SEMICON Japan 2018, the largest and most influential event for the electronics manufacturing supply...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:21 - #supplychain #semiconductor

CalAmp Announces Stock Repurchase Program

Electronics - CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP), a telematics pioneer leading transformation in a global connected economy, today announced that its Board of Directors...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:20 - #calamp #semiconductor

CalAmp Updates Fiscal 2019 Third Quarter Financial Outlook

Electronics - CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP), a technology solutions pioneer leading transformation in a global connected economy, today updated its financial outlook...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:19 - #supplychain #calamp #semiconductor

Tiny MCU-Based Development Platform Hosts Dual USB Ports

EE - Circuit Cellar - Segger Microcontroller has introduced emPower-USB-Host, a compact low-cost development board. With two USB host ports, many...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:18 - #microcontroller #eewire

32-bit MCUs Optimized for Motor Control in Robotics and More

EE - Circuit Cellar - Renesas Electronics has unveiled the RX66T Group of microcontrollers (MCUs). The chips are the first members of Renesas' flagship...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:17 - #renesas #microcontroller #robotics #eewire

PSoC MCU Variant is Purpose-Built for IoT Edge Processing

EE - Circuit Cellar - Cypress Semiconductor is expanding its Internet of Things (IoT) solutions portfolio with a new member of its ultra-low-power...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:16 - #microcontroller #iot #cypress #eewire

Secure MCU Family Targets Low Power, Small Footprint Designs

EE - Circuit Cellar - STMicroelectronics has added the new STM32G0 microcontrollers (MCUs) to the STM32 family. The new G0 series targets entry-level...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:13:15 - #st #microcontroller #semiconductor

Amazon's Homegrown Chips Threaten Silicon Valley Giant Intel

Tech - NY Times Technology - The retailer is now making its own server chips. It's the latest sign that big internet outfits are willing to cut out...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:39:20 - #semiconductor

Silicon Labs Wins GSA's Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company Award for the Fourth Consecutive Year

PR Newswire - Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world, won the Global Semiconductor...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:14:19 - #siliconlabs #semiconductor

Kandou Announces 100th Patent Grant by U.S. Patent Office

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Milestone Highlights Kandou Leadership in Architecture and Implementation of High-Speed, Chip-to-Chip Communication Links Milestone...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:14:18 - #semiconductor

GOWIN Semiconductor Opens European Office and Commences Sales Operations Serving the EMEA Region

Globe Newswire - GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., the world's leading innovator of programmable logic devices, announces the expansion of its global sales operations...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:14:16 - #semiconductor

The Biggest Electronica Yet

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - Wide bandgap (WBG) semiconductor power switching devices, such as those made from Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN)...
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:13:48 - #galliumnitride #power #tti #siliconcarbide #semiconductor