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Pasternack to Exhibit at the 2018 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium in Philadelphia

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has announced that they will be exhibiting at this year's IEEE...
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:41:28 - #eewire

Excellent research and development

Electronics - ebm-papst - For the third time after 2014 and 2016, the fan specialist ebm-papst has been awarded the seal of approval "Innovative through Research"...
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:13:15 - #ipe

Graphene paves the way to faster high-speed optical communications

Life - EurekAlert - Graphene Flagship researchers created a technology that could lead to new devices for faster, more reliable ultra-broad bandwidth...
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:13:16 - #eewire

Sensor + Test 2018: Sensor solutions for every industry

Electronics - EPCOS - Innovative sensor solutions will be presented at Sensor + Test 2018 from June 26 to 28 with a focus on pressure and temperature measurement.
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:27 - #ipe

Mobile reimagined: Changing your world

Electronics - ARM Graphics - The uptake and advancement of new use cases in the smartphone market means previous generation devices eventually won't be able...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:26 - #semiconductor

Littelfuse to Exhibit Growing Power Semiconductor Portfolio at PCIM Europe 2018

Electronics -
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:25 - #littelfuse #semiconductor

EPC to Showcase High Power Density DC-DC Conversion for Computers and Cars, as well as Multiple High Frequency Applications Using eGaN FETs and Integrated Circuits at PCIM Europe 2018

Electronics - EPC - Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) will exhibit live demonstrations at PCIM Europe 2018 showing how GaN technology's superior performance...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:24 - #galliumnitride #power #eewire

Arm and Samsung Foundry Extend Design Partnership on 11LPP FinFET Node

Electronics - ARM SoC - Arm and Samsung Foundry announce their plans for Artisan Physical IP at the 11LPP (11nm Low Power Plus) FinFET node.(read more)
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:23 - #samsung #semiconductor

Arm and Samsung Foundry are now collaborating on 7nm and beyond

Electronics - ARM SoC - Arm and Samsung Foundry have announced the first 7LPP (7nm Low Power Plus) and 5LPE (5nm Low Power Early) libraries for the extreme...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:22 - #samsung #semiconductor

Abracon Awards Tangent for NPI Sales Growth in 2017

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon Recognizes Tangent Group as Rep with Highest Sales Growth in New Products
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:21 - #abracon #ipe

Effects of IC package on EMI performance

Electronics - TI - Power House - The origin of electromagnetic interference (EMI) in switched-mode power supplies can be traced back to the transient voltages...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:20 - #ti #pcb #eewire

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts April 2018 Billings

Electronics - SEMI - North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $2.69 billion in billings worldwide...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:19 - #semiconductor #outlook

KEMET Expands Industry-Leading X7R 250 Volt Product Portfolio

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Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:18 - #kemet #ipe

2018 AI DevCon

Electronics - Intel - On May 23-24, 2018, Intel hosts its inaugural AI DevCon event at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. The event is designed to connect...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:17 - #nasa #lenovo #ai #semiconductor

Intel at 50: Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory

Electronics - Intel - One of the most important inventions of modern times had its origins in a quality control issue.
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:16 - #fairchild #powersupply #semiconductor

Intel at 50: The Penang Fire and Recovery

Electronics - Intel - In 1972, Intel launched its first production facility outside the United States, a 5-acre assembly site...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:15 - #semiconductor

Texas Instruments launches "STEM Squad" to keep students' math and science skills sharp over the summer

Electronics - Texas Instruments - STEM Squad will surprise kids throughout the summer with fun, interactive and hands-on STEM lessons
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:14 - #ti #semiconductor

Want a Quick-Start to Your Data Port Protection Designs?

Electronics - Bourns Blog - Engineers and circuit designers typically look at power and data bus protection last in their design process. Most of us are guilty...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:13 - #bourns #ipe

From internship to mentorship, Moe Garcia builds close-as-family talent pipeline from University of Puerto Rico at Mayag├╝ez

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - Surrounded by swaying palm trees, steps from white sand beaches and in proximity to his family and friends who still...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:11 - #ti #semiconductor

Improving Your Supply Chain with Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)

Electronics - Samtec Blog - If you manufacture overseas and ship into the U.S.A, you may have a longer waiting time in Customs than you would prefer. Some...
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:41:10 - #supplychain #samtec #ipe

Market Growth Rate Peaks After a Strong 2017; IDC Forecasts Semiconductor Revenue Growth of 7.7%, Reaching $450 Billion in 2018

Think - IDC - After strong year-over-year growth of 24% in 2017, worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to grow for the third consecutive year in...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:17 - #semiconductor #outlook

Micron and Intel Extend Their Leadership in 3D NAND Flash Memory

Electronics - Intel - Intel-Micron delivers the 1st commercially available 1Tb - 4bits/cell (QLC) die in the history of semiconductors
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:16 - #flash #datacenter #storage #semiconductor

Micron Announces $10 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization

Electronics - Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) today announced at its Analyst and Investor Event in New York City that its Board of Directors has authorized...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:15 - #semiconductor

The Many Ways to Define Artificial Intelligence

Electronics - Intel - Artificial intelligence encapsulates a broad set of computer science for perception, logic and learning. One method of AI is machine...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:14 - #drones #robotics #cybersecurity #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor

TI Chief Financial Officer Rafael Lizardi to speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch investor conference

Electronics - Texas Instruments - June 5, 9:30 a.m. Pacific time
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:13 - #ti #semiconductor

Qualcomm Announces Cash Offers for Four Series of Notes Open to Retail Holders Only

Electronics - Qualcomm - Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced today the commencement of a transaction to repurchase four series...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:11 - #nxp #qualcomm #iot #wearables #acquisition #semiconductor

10 lessons learned from 50-plus biometric wearable product development cycles

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - This is the second in a three-part series on optical heart rate sensors for biometric wearables. The first installment focused...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:10 - #ti #refdesign #wearables #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics Publishes its 21st Annual Sustainability Report

Electronics - STMicroelectronics News - "Technology is a driver for continuous improvement, and we believe that semiconductors can help tackle many of the...
Tue, 22 May 2018 12:13:09 - #st #iot #semiconductor

Researchers disclose new Spectre exploit variant, but Intel and AMD leave mitigation off by default

Tech - TechCrunch - The specter of Spectre still looms above chipmakers; a new variant of that most dire of chip flaws was disclosed today, and Intel...
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:13:33 - #microsoft #amd #semiconductor

Semiconductor boom fuels Zeiss sales growth - CEO hopeful of another record-breaking year for the optics giant, with extreme ultraviolet lithography a key driver.
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:38:06 - #semiconductor

Gou reiterates Foxconn plan for IC manufacturing, says report

DigiTimes - Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) chairman Terry Gou has reiterated a plan to have his company enter the field of chip manufacturing,...
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:38:00 - #foxconn #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics Publishes its 21st Annual Sustainability Report

GlobeNewsWire: Manufacturing -
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:37:57 - #st #semiconductor

Qualcomm and Facebook to Bring High-Speed Internet Connectivity Over 60GHz to Urban Areas

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense - Today, Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and Facebook announced they are working together...
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:37:55 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Qualcomm Introduces Industry's First 5G NR Solution for Small Cells and Remote Radio Heads

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense - Today, at The Small Cells World Summit 2018, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), continues its...
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:37:54 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

ChipMOS to Present at 2018 Q2 Fubon Investment Forum

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. ("ChipMOS" or the "Company") (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 8150 and...
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:13:13 - #semiconductor

Plessey at Display Week 2018 following National Technology Awards win

Electronics Extra - Plessey Semiconductors, a leading developer of award-winning optoelectronic technology solutions, announces...
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:13:08 - #semiconductor

Architecture Agnostic Container Build Systems

Electronics - ARM Tools - In this post, we will show a few real-world examples of how to make a container build system architecture agnostic.(read more)
Mon, 21 May 2018 11:39:09 - #eewire

China Invests Billions to Accelerate Semi Development

Global Purchasing - Growing U.S. trade conflict adds stimulus to China's domestic chip push.
Sun, 20 May 2018 22:13:18 - #semiconductor #outlook

See Exactly What MEMS Sensors Are Feeling, with Professional MEMS Development Tool from STMicroelectronics

WebWire - Semiconductors - The Profi MEMS Tool development platform by STMicroelectronics lets engineers visualize the behavior of ST's MEMS...
Sun, 20 May 2018 22:13:12 - #st #microcontroller #power #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics (STM) Investor Presentation - Slideshow -
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:38:02 - #st #semiconductor

What to Know about 3D NAND, The Future of Flash Memory - You might not know about 3D NAND yet, but you should. The tiered form of flash memory offers a cost-effective way to store all that data you...
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:38:00 - #flash #semiconductor #outlook

UPS Makes Brown the Color of the Internet of Things

MSPmentor - At IoT World in Silicon Valley, a United Parcel Service executive talks up the disruptive force of sensors, data and analytics.
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:37:55 - #iot #eewire

Microsemi Deal May Spur Broader ReRAM Adoption

EETimes - Microsemi's agreement to license non-volatile resistive RAM technology from Crossbar could be a significant catalyst paving the way for wider...
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:13:17 - #microsemi #semiconductor

Samsung Lengthen Chip Sales Lead Over Intel

EETimes - Samsung's chip sales in the first quarter dwarfed Intel's by 23 percent, according to market research firm IC Inghts.
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:13:16 - #samsung #semiconductor #outlook

NXP jumps on report Qualcomm deal is 'looking more optimistic'

CNBC-Top Business - The proposed merger has been waiting for months on regulatory approval out of China - the ninth and final region to weigh the deal.
Sun, 20 May 2018 21:13:10 - #nxp #qualcomm #semiconductor

Amazon is hiring semiconductor engineers to make its cloud better at streaming video

CNBC-Top Business - Amazon is looking into the use of special chips to more quickly process videos in the cloud.
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:39:49 - #semiconductor

Murata, Pegatron, Inventec dismiss reports about MLCC deals

DigiTimes - Murata Manufacturing, Pegatron and Inventec have dismissed recent reports from Taiwan about deals they had allegedly struck over stable MLCC...
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:39:46 - #ipe

MOSFET shortage easing

DigiTimes - The supply of MOSFET chips has become sufficient in the second quarter as international IDMs have moved to scale up their output for entry-level...
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:39:45 - #mosfet #power #semiconductor #outlook

NAND flash price rally may be short-lived in 3Q18, says Apacer president

DigiTimes - An anticipated rally in NAND flash memory prices during the third quarter may be short-lived, according to CK Chang, president for memory module...
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:39:44 - #flash #semiconductor

Most of top-15 semi suppliers register double-digit gains in 1Q18, says IC Insights

DigiTimes - The world's top-15 semiconductor companies' sales surged by 26% in the first quarter of 2018 compared to a year ago, six points higher than the...
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:39:43 - #semiconductor #outlook