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This Pong clock displays the time and temperature in score-like fashion

EE - Arduino Blog - If you need to get creative with something useful, clocks are always great objects to hack together. One idea, in particular,...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:57:52 - #arduino #eewire

Linaro Announces Launch of 96Boards AI Platform

WebWire - Computer Hardware - Linaro Ltd, the open source collaborative engineering organization developing software for the Arm(r) ecosystem, today announced
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:41:20 - #96boards #ai #machinelearning #eewire

Renesas Electronics announces the winners of its fourth European MCU Car Rally held at embedded world 2018 in Nuremberg

Components in Electronics - Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, has announced the winners of its annual MCU Car Rally...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:30 - #renesas #semiconductor

Cypress details contribution to Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

ElectronicsWeekly - Cypress Semi is providing the new Wi-Fi and bluetooth chip in Raspberry Pi's Model B+, released last week. The chip is the CYW43455, which can...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:29 - #raspberrypi #semiconductor

Server DRAM moves to 16Gb

ElectronicsWeekly - The Big Three DRAM producers will be putting 16Gbit parts into mass production in H2, says DRAMeXchange. The Koreans will be moving to 16Gbit...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:28 - #semiconductor

Chip gear maker KLA-Tencor to buy Orbotech for $3.4 billion

CNBC-Top Business - Semiconductor equipment maker KLA-Tencor said on Monday it would buy Orbotech in a deal valued at $3.4 billion.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:27 - #maker #semiconductor

SoftBank Could Relist British Chip Designer ARM: FT

U.S. News - SoftBank Group Corp could relist ARM Holdings, the British chip designer it bought two years ago, according to a senior executive...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:26 - #semiconductor

Rambus to Develop Hybrid Memory System Architectures for Future Data Centers

Business Wire: Hardware - Rambus to Develop Hybrid Memory System Architectures with IBM for Future Data Centers.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:25 - #ibm #datacenter #semiconductor

Intel Board of Directors Elects New Director and Extends Andy Bryant's Term as Intel Chairman Until 2019

Business Wire: Hardware - Intel Corporation today announced that Risa Lavizzo-Mourey was elected to Intel's board of directors. Her election marks the fifth new independent...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:24 - #semiconductor

Osram Strengthens Digital Business with Acquisition of Trilux Subsidiary

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Osram is strengthening its electronic component business with the acquisition of BAG electronics, a Trilux subsidiary. BAG specializes in LED...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:22 - #osram #acquisition #semiconductor

Xilinx's Big, Bold, Hairy Datacentre Play

Mannerisms - ElectronicsWeekly - The programmable logic market, and its leader Xilinx, have had no growth these past seven years. Two months into his new job as CEO of Xilinx...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:50 - #xilinx #semiconductor

TowerJazz and active-semi(r) Announce the Ramp to Production of a Motor Driver IC on 200V SOI Technology

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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:48 - #semiconductor

Xilinx CEO Outlines New Vision, Strategy For The Company

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Victor Peng, the president and CEO of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, today unveiled his vision...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:47 - #xilinx #semiconductor #outlook

Xilinx Unveils Revolutionary Adaptable Computing Product Category

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, today announced a new breakthrough product category called adaptive...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:46 - #xilinx #semiconductor

Accenture Named Leader in 2017 Everest Group IoT Services Peak Matrix

Business Wire: Software - Accenture was named a 'Leader' in the Everest Group IoT Services PEAK Matrix.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:41 - #accenture #iot #eewire

Wiwynn Unveils Industry's First PCIe Gen4 Enabled Compute Accelerator with Broadcom's PEX88000 PCIe Gen4 Switch Family at OCP US Summit

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Wiwynn unveils its latest compute accelerator-XC200G2 with Broadcom's industry first PCIe Gen4 switch-PEX88000 for deep learning and HPC...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:40 - #eewire

Apple has been developing its own MicroLED displays at a secret facility

BGR - Taking a quick trip down memory lane, Apple back in 2006 paid out $100 million to settle a lawsuit with Creative Labs over allegations that the...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:42:39 - #samsung #wearables #iphonex #semiconductor

Xilinx debuts software programmable chip design in data center push

Enterprise - ZDNet Blogs - Xilinx says its new Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform will make data center servers highly programmable with exponential increases...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:48 - #xilinx #datacenter #semiconductor

‚ÄčThe Raspberry Pi is the feel-good tech success that we really need

Enterprise - ZDNet News - Silicon Valley take note: you can be successful in tech and make the world a better place, too.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:37 - #raspberrypi #eewire

The sad old-but-true joke of IoT security

Enterprise - ZDNet News - A new issues paper from ASPI highlights the risks to Australia's critical infrastructure, but suggests that regulation and new government...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:36 - #iot #eewire

New 200-watt development system: Combining wireless power and data transmission

Electronics - Infineon - Under the name 760308EMP-WPT-200W, Wurth Elektronik eiSos and Infineon Technologies...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:30 - #devkit #eewire

STMicroelectronics' Products Complete Alibaba IoT Validation, Enabling Better Time to Market for Customers

Electronics - STMicroelectronics News - Announced last year, AliOS Things is a light-weight embedded operating system for Internet of Things, developed by...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:29 - #st #iot #semiconductor

Alex Lidow walks Alix Paultre through the EPC booth at APEC 2018

Electronics - EPC - In this video Alex Lidow, Founder and CEO of EPC, talks to Alix Paultre, Editor-in-Chief of Power Electronics News, about the various...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:28 - #ipe

Introducing 0805 inch 6A ferrite beads for automotive power supplies, which have the highest impedance in the industry

Electronics -
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:27 - #ipe

EEVblog #1065 - Soldering Iron Power Delivery Explained

EE - EEVblog - A further clarification to the previous video on the Hakko FX-888D vs the JBC direct heat CD-2B soldering station. And the differences...
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:13:26 - #eewire

ChipMOS Technologies' (IMOS) CEO S.J. Cheng on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Seeking Alpha -
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:13:33 - #semiconductor

Semiconductor Industry Forecast Continues to Brighten

Global Purchasing - The semiconductor industry's future is brighter than we thought. That was the conclusion of market research firm IC Insights on Wednesday, when...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:13:27 - #semiconductor #outlook

Analog Devices Acquires Symeo to Make Positioning Radar More Precise

Global Purchasing - Analog Devices announced that it would acquire Siemens' spinout Symeo as it attempts to push higher performance and higher precision radar systems...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:13:26 - #adi #acquisition #semiconductor

Broadcom Eyes New Acquisition Targets

EETimes - After Trump blocked hostile takeover of Qualcomm, Broadcom is looking at more deals, albeit smaller ones.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 23:13:22 - #qualcomm #acquisition #semiconductor

ChipMOS Shanghai to target memory IC

DigiTimes - ChipMOS Technologies (Shanghai) will target initially the memory chip market and make slow progress in expanding its target markets to include...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:17 - #semiconductor

IC Insights raises 2018 chip market growth forecast

DigiTimes - IC Insights has raised its IC market growth forecast for 2018 to 15% from 8% estimated previously. The revision was made due to higher-than-expected...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:15 - #semiconductor #outlook

TSMC seeing tight capacity for cryptocurrency mining chips

DigiTimes - TSMC's 16nm and 12nm process production capacity has been tight in the first quarter of 2018 driven by strong demand for GPUs and ASICs for cryptocurrency...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:14 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Taiwan-based backend firms to see strong demand for NOR flash

DigiTimes - Taiwan-based backend houses are expected to enjoy robust demand for NOR flash memory, which will be driven by a ramp-up of orders for custom...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:13 - #flash #eewire

Taiwan top-3 foundries to see combined revenues rise 10% on year in 1Q18, says Digitimes Research

DigiTimes - Combined revenues of Taiwan's top-3 foundries - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:10 - #semiconductor

Tight supply boosting profits for wafer suppliers

DigiTimes - Silicon wafers will continue to experience tight supply in 2018, driven by robust demand from IC foundries. Taiwan-based GlobalWafers and Formosa...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:08 - #semiconductor #outlook

IoT Security Solution for NXP MCUs and MPUs

Circuit Cellar - NXP Semiconductors has introduced its new A71CH Secure Element (SE), a trust anchor, ready-to-use security solution for next-generation IoT devices,...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:06 - #nxp #iot #eewire

Programming Linux Devices With Arduino And The Cloud

Hack a Day - Back in the olden days, when the Wire library still sucked, the Arduino was just a microcontroller. Now, we have single board computers and cheap...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:40:05 - #microcontroller #arduino #eewire

TSL2740 Ambient Light Sensor

AMS New Products - Light-to-Digital Converter with I2C interface
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:48 - #ams #eewire

Trading in Samsung Electronics to Be Halted April 30-May 3 for Stock Split

U.S. News - Samsung Electronics said on Friday trading in its shares will be halted for three days between April 30 and May 3 for its planned...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:43 - #samsung #semiconductor

Samsung Electronics Says to Break Ground on New China Memory Chip Line This Month

U.S. News - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans to begin breaking ground for a new memory chip production line in China in late March, a...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:39 - #samsung #semiconductor

Qorvo(r) Introduces Industry's Most Powerful GaN-on-SiC Transistor

GlobeNewsWire: Semi and Semi Equip -
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:32 - #semiconductor

Microchip Technology CEO to Ring Nasdaq Closing Bell on March 19, 2018

GlobeNewsWire: Manufacturing -
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:31 - #semiconductor

Vishay Intertechnology's FRED Pt(r) Ultrafast Rectifiers in FlatPAK(tm) 5x6 Package Increase Power Density, Performance Efficiency, and Device Reliability

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Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:13:28 - #vishay #semiconductor

Mobile Semiconductor Introduces 28nm Memory Compiler Support

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation - Mobile Semiconductor today announced the introduction of its new 28nm memory compilers available immediately. Mobile Semiconductor's silicon-proven...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:30 - #globalfoundries #semiconductor

Xilinx Technology Enables 5G for Hyper-Connected Urban Society at University of Bristol Smart Internet Lab

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - University of Bristol, Smart Internet Lab, leverages Xilinx(r) (NASDAQ: XLNX) silicon technology to...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:29 - #xilinx #semiconductor


PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Full Year 2017 Highlights (as compared to the Full Year 2016):

Net Revenue...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:24 - #semiconductor

Synopsys Releases Enhanced Photonic Integrated Circuit Design Automation

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Adds overall performance improvements and new functionality

Synthesizes photonic wavelength filters based on user-specified...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:17 - #synopsys #eewire

Osram's Digital Lumens Expands Smart Building Platform with New Smart Sensor, New Lighting Controls

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Digital Lumens, an Osram company and market leader in intelligent LED lighting and sensor-based smart building applications, today expanded its...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:06 - #osram #semiconductor

MaxLinear's MxL7704 Power Management IC Powers the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Business Wire: Semiconductor - MaxLinear said Raspberry Pi has selected its MxL7704 Universal PMIC to power its latest single-board computer, the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:05 - #maxlinear #raspberrypi #power #semiconductor

NXP and Kumbaya Collaborate to Connect the Last Billion

Business Wire: Semiconductor - NXP to supply key components for Kumbaya's zeroXess computers to connect the unconnected globally.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:04 - #nxp #semiconductor