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Rumor says one chip maker will supply chips for iPhones, Macs, and *gasp* Apple Car

Tech - Mashable - Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is often right about Apple's plans well before they become public. And his latest report might sound tame...
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:13:08 - #tsmc #maker #semiconductor

The Problem With Voice Datasets

Web Marketing - CMS Wire - Much of what NXP Semiconductors does is build and design chips. It then puts application software on top of these chips to enable...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:57:50 - #nxp #semiconductor

Intel plans to reorganize its chip manufacturing group as another key executive leaves

Enterprise - SiliconANGLE - Leaderless chipmaker Intel Corp. is to reorganize its manufacturing businesses following the departure of yet another key executive....
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:13:42 - #semiconductor

NTC thermistors: Robust temperature sensor for up to 300 C

Electronics - EPCOS - TDK Corporation presents the K525, a new EPCOS NTC temperature sensor that is designed for the extended measuring range from -10 C up...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:50 - #ipe

"Custom Connectors" For Stacking PCBs

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Samtec offers one of the industry's largest and most flexible lines of two-piece, pin-and-socket board-stacking interconnects....
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:49 - #pcb #samtec #ipe

How to Create a Programmable Output Inverting Buck-Boost Regulator

Electronics - TI - Power House - By Akshay Mehta and Frank De Stasi
There are multiple applications, particularly in the test and measurement sector, where...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:48 - #ti #eewire

Arm CEO on 5G, the Fifth Wave of Computing, and the Trillion-Device World

Electronics - IEEE Spectrum - The future of technology will be brought to you by the number five, say speakers at ARM TechConIt's not exactly clear which emerging...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:47 - #iot #eewire

Molex Debuts Hybrid stAK50h System for Automotive Connectivity

Electronics -
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:46 - #molex #ipe

MIT researchers say memory splitting breakthrough could prevent another Meltdown or Spectre

Tech - TechCrunch - Virtually every modern computer processor was thrown under the bus earlier this year when researchers found a fundamental design...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:42 - #amd #maker #ai #semiconductor

Apple's 2020 MacBooks could ditch Intel processors, arrive with 'ARM Inside'

Tech - Digital Trends - If you're buying a MacBook in 2020, be on the lookout for a new "ARM Inside" banner. Apple is reportedly working on transitioning...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:38:39 - #semiconductor

Intel Tech Learning Lab Starts Tour to Shape Education's Future

Electronics - Intel - Sharing an immersive, technology-based approach to education, Intel's Tech Learning Lab...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:13:05 - #iot #robotics #ai #semiconductor

Crypto Quantique unveils its 'quantum driven secure chip' for IoT devices

Tech - TechCrunch - With Gartner estimating that there will be 150 billion connected devices by 2030 - many of them mission critical, such as powering...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:40:13 - #cybersecurity #drones #iot #semiconductor

Synopsys Awarded DARPA Electronics Resurgence Initiative Contract for Advanced Emulation Technology

PR Newswire - Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced that it was selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the Posh Open...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:13:51 - #synopsys #oshw #eewire

STMicroelectronics and Fidesmo Bring Secure Contactless Transactions to Wearables in Complete Payment System-on-Chip

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 23:37:36 - #st #wearables #semiconductor

Mary Pat McCarthy and Steve Gomo Appointed to Micron's Board of Directors

Electronics - Micron Technology, Inc., (NASDAQ: MU) today announced it has appointed two distinguished finance and technology industry leaders, Mary Pat McCarthy...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:40 - #semiconductor

Cree Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2019

Electronics - Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) today announced financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2019, ended September 23, 2018.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:39 - #cree #semiconductor

Cree, Inc. Announces Long-Term Silicon Carbide Wafer Supply Agreement with a Leading Global Semiconductor Company

Electronics - Cree has signed a strategic long-term agreement to produce and supply its Wolfspeed SiC wafers to one of the world's leading power device companies.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:38 - #cree #sic #power #siliconcarbide #semiconductor

EDI CON 2018: New Products, New Technologies

Electronics - Samtec Blog - EDI CON USA brings together RF, microwave, EMC/EMI, and high-speed digital design engineers and system integrators for networking,...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:37 - #pcb #samtec #ipe

How PSA APIs will enable secure devices and a consistent developer experience

Electronics - ARM IoT - The Arm Platform Security Architecture (PSA) is being developed to make it easier and quicker to build trustworthy systems. The PSA...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:36 - #iot #eewire

Celebrating twelve months of PSA

Electronics - ARM IoT - Celebrating the first birthday of the Arm Platform Security Architecture (PSA), this blog reflects on the progress so far and the latest...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:35 - #iot #eewire

ON Semiconductor Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Electronics - On Semi - ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficiency innovations, has been included...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:34 - #onsemi #semiconductor

Qualcomm's 'Snapdragon 1000' could bring octa-cores to Windows laptops

Tech - Digital Trends - The rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 CPU may bring the octa-core design of mobiles and tablets to Windows laptops, offering...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:14:30 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Smart cities Q&A | Five key questions for five tech providers: How hard is it to fund smart cities? (1/5)

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - Ahead of the release on November 5 of a major report by Enterprise IoT Insights into the state of the smart city market,...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:14:26 - #cisco #iot #eewire

EEVblog #1129 - Creating a Nice Readable Schematic

EE - EEVblog - How to turn a horrible unorganised schematic into a nice readable modular schematic with proper signal flow.
Tips on industry standard...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:14:25 - #eewire

Synopsys Enables Tapeout Success for Early Adopters of Arm Neoverse IP

EE - Synopsys - Synopsys' Design, Verification, Software Integrity, and IP Solutions Enable Power, Performance, Area, and Security Required for Server...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:14:24 - #synopsys #eewire

Synopsys ASIP Designer Tool Speeds Development of Application-Specific Instruction-Set Processors for STMicroelectronics

EE - Synopsys - ASIP Designer Enables Rapid Architectural Exploration to Optimize Custom Processors for Power, Performance, and Area
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:14:23 - #st #synopsys #eewire

TowerJazz Showcasing its Extensive Automotive Power, Radar, and LiDAR Foundry Technologies at China Vehicle Connectivity Summit 2018

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - TowerJazz is leading the revolution in automotive sensing and power specialty foundry solutions that enable green and...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:13:54 - #semiconductor

ASML reports EUR 2.8 billion sales in Q3, expects EUR 3 billion sales in Q4

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - ASML sees further growth for 2019
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:13:53 - #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics Introduces STM32L5 Ultra-Low-Power Microcontrollers for a More Secured IoT

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum...
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:40:42 - #st #microcontroller #semiconductor

Arsenic for electronics

Life - EurekAlert - The discovery of graphene, a material made of one or very few atomic layers of carbon, started a boom. Today, such two-dimensional...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:39:17 - #eewire

Mbed announces Commercial Support Plans to help with developing and deploying IoT devices

Electronics - ARM IoT - We are launching Mbed Commercial Support to provides our highest level of support, efficiently resolving technical challenges that...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:13:11 - #iot #eewire

Rambus and Phison Electronics Signed Patent License Agreement

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - Rambus Inc. announced that Phison Electronics Corp. has signed a patent license agreement. Under the terms of the agreement,...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:13:36 - #flash #semiconductor

Qualcomm Dramatically Extends Wi-Fi Experiences to the 5G Era with 60GHz 802.11ay Solutions

Electronics - Qualcomm - Industry's First 11ay Solutions for Mobile and Infrastructure Deliver Breakthrough 10Gbps Network Performance and...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:13:27 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

NXP Owns the Stage for Machine Learning in Edge Devices

Electronics -
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:13:26 - #nxp #iot #machinelearning #semiconductor

Intel and Simacan Combine in Effort to Ease Congestion Caused by Freight Traffic

Electronics - Intel - What's New: Intel and Simacan* are working together to enable so-called "digital corridors" for truck platoons along the highly congested...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:14:02 - #semiconductor

Why you need a tailored secure foundation at the heart of your next IoT product

Electronics - ARM IoT - Arm secure foundations and Corstone foundation IP make it easier, cheaper and faster for designers to build secure SoCs. Find out...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:14:01 - #iot #eewire

Arm Musca-B1 test chip leads the way to develop secure IoT chip designs faster

Electronics - ARM IoT - We introduce our new board for the development of PSA-compliant IoT subsystems for Cortex-M, Musca-B1. Along with the elements of Musca-A,...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:14:00 - #iot #eewire

Intel Artificial Intelligence and Rolls-Royce Push Full Steam ahead on Autonomous Shipping

Electronics - Intel - What's New: Rolls-Royce* builds shipping systems that are sophisticated and intelligent - and eventually it will...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:13:59 - #datacenter #ai #semiconductor

Intel and Arm Share IoT Vision to Securely Connect 'Any Device to Any Cloud'

Electronics - Intel - The Internet of Things (IoT) is transitioning from first proof-of-concept deployments into a new growth phase that is...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:13:58 - #iot #ai #semiconductor

Qualcomm's new Wi-Fi chips are meant to rival 5G speeds

Tech - The Verge - Qualcomm is launching a family of chips that can add incredibly high-speed Wi-Fi - at speeds up to 10 gigabits per second - to phones,...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:13:56 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

New leak says Qualcomm is making a powerful chip for Windows 10 laptops

Tech - BGR - A couple of leaks this summer revealed that Qualcomm might be working on a brand new Snapdragon high-end platform that would power computers...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:13:47 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Updated Intel processor benchmarks still beat AMD Ryzen competitor, but by less

Tech - Digital Trends - After some controversy, updated Principled Technologies testing shows the Intel i9-9900K with a reduced lead over the AMD Ryzen...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:13:34 - #amd #semiconductor

Firms Team for End-to-End, Open, Modular IoT Architecture

EE - Circuit Cellar - Eurotech has announced the availability of an end-to-end IoT architecture based on open standards, developed in collaboration...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:41:42 - #iot #redhat #cloudera #eewire

IoT Edge-as-a-Service Solution Targets Smart Buildings

EE - Circuit Cellar - Rigado has announced it has integrated its IoT edge infrastructure with Microsoft Azure Digital Twins to support deployment...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:41:41 - #microsoft #iot #cloud #azure #eewire

Module Meets Needs of Simple Bluetooth Low Energy Systems

EE - Circuit Cellar - Laird has announced its new Bluetooth 5 module series, designed to simplify the process of bringing wireless designs to market....
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:41:40 - #eewire

IoT Module Family Features Ultra-Compact Form Factor

EE - Circuit Cellar - Telit has announced the xE310 family of miniature IoT modules. With initial models planned in LTE-M, NB-IoT and European 2G,...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:41:39 - #iot #wearables #telit #eewire

Synopsys Delivers Platform Architect Ultra to Enable the Next Wave of AI SoCs

EE - Synopsys - Enables Architecture Exploration for Advanced AI SoCs to Meet Optimal Performance and Power Goals Targeted for Cloud and Edge Applications
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:41:38 - #synopsys #ai #eewire

Data I/O Joins Industry Leaders to Discuss Securing Connected Devices at Arm TechCon 2018

Globe Newswire - Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), a leading global provider of advanced data programming and security provisioning solutions for flash-memory,...
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 11:13:10 - #microcontroller #iot #eewire

TSMC Expected to Win Exclusive Orders for Apple's 2019 A13 SoC

ExtremeTech - TSMC has reportedly locked down an exclusive for Apple's next A13 on its second-generation 7nm node.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:48:38 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Renesas Electronics Simplifies Satellite Subsystem Design with Precision Current Sources for Sensing Applications

Business Wire - Renesas Electronics introduces ISL70591SEH and ISL70592SEH radiation-hardened precision current sources to simplify satellite subsystem...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:48:37 - #renesas #semiconductor