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NXP #3 on List of Top Companies for Artificial Intelligence Chipset Innovation

Electronics - NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI), has been named one of the world's top three Artificial Intelligence (AI) chipset companies based on recently...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:13:03 - #nxp #nvidia #ai #semiconductor

Teledyne e2v announces most advanced and versatile quad-channel Analog-to-Digital Converter

Electronics - E2V - Teledyne e2v has released its most advanced Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC), the quad-core 12-bit EV12AQ600 with multi-channel capabilities...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:13:32 - #airbus #acquisition #semiconductor

Smart sensors are going to change how you drive (because eventually, you won't)

Electronics - TI - Behind the Wheel - The dream of fully autonomous vehicles in our everyday lives is a compelling one. Imagine a world where automobiles...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:49 - #ti #microcontroller #iot #semiconductor

Silicon Labs Announces First Quarter 2018 Results

Electronics - Silicon Labs - Silicon Labs Announces First Quarter 2018 Results
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:48 - #siliconlabs #semiconductor

TE Connectivity Announces Results for Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2018

Electronics - TE Connectivity - Company reports double-digit growth in quarterly sales and earnings year-over-year, with organic sales growth of 7 percent;...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:47 - #te-connectivity #ipe

Analog Devices Opens New Bengaluru Facility

Electronics - Analog Devices - Analog Devices Opens New Bengaluru Facility
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:46 - #adi #semiconductor

Understanding Overlay Networks In Cloud Deployments

Electronics - ARM Tools - In this post, we discuss overlay networks in cloud deployments. We will also walkthrough examples of VXLAN and BGP implementations...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:45 - #eewire

Allegro MicroSystems, LLC announces new back-biased differential linear Hall sensor IC

Electronics - Allegro MicroSystems - Allegro MicroSystems, LLC introduces a new high precision, back-biased, programmable Hall-effect sensor IC. Allegro's...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:44 - #eewire

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts March 2018 Billings

Electronics - SEMI - North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $2.42 billion in billings worldwide...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:43 - #semiconductor #outlook

Cree Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2018

Electronics - Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) today announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal 2018, ended March 25, 2018.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:42 - #cree #semiconductor

Counterfeit Parts Prevention

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Counterfeit parts and the issues posed by them are a growing concern throughout the electronic industry. However, counterfeit...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:41 - #samtec #ipe

How to select serializers and deserializers in HMI systems

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - A human-machine interface (HMI) usually includes a textual or graphical view of automated system conditions and operations....
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:39 - #ti #robotics #eewire

Employee cookbook provides a taste of cultural diversity for TIers in Europe

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - When Estela Fernandez Gonzalez moved to Germany a year ago, she wanted to share her culture with new friends and colleagues....
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:38 - #ti #semiconductor

Bluetooth 5.0 - Yes, Version 5 - Primer | #IoT #IoTuesday

EE - Adafruit Industries - Bluetooth 5 has been with us in commercial products for about a year now, so a lot of users are still realizing it's a...
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:52:23 - #iot #eewire

Automotive-Grade TVS Diode Arrays for the Harshest Environments

PowerPulse.Net - Littelfuse, Inc. has introduced two series of AEC-Q101-qualified TVS Diode Arrays (SPA(r) Diodes). The AQHV and AQHV-C series are designed to...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:13:22 - #littelfuse #semiconductor

EPC Introduces 350 V eGaN(r) Power Transistor − 20 Times Smaller Than Comparable Silicon

Business Wire: Networks - EPC releases 350 V, 65 mΩ, 26 A EPC2050 ideal for applications such as multi-level converters, EV charging, solar power inverters,...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:13:20 - #eewire

KEMET Announces Date for Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results

Electronics - KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) will host a conference call at 9:00 AM (EDT) on Thursday, May 17, 2018, to discuss its financial results for the...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:13:13 - #kemet #ipe

Win Semi looks to double-digit revenue growth in 2Q18

DigiTimes - GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post double-digit on-year revenue growth in the second quarter of 2018.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:42:01 - #semiconductor

The Evolving Worker in Digital Transformation

Automation World - When Intel-one of the largest semiconductor chipmakers in the world-thinks about what it means to have smart technologies and connected machines...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:42:00 - #semiconductor

Using Data by Design: Digital Reinvention in Electronics

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights - The global electronics industry is the cornerstone of the digital economy and the Internet of Things (IoT). Electronic devices act as conduits...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:41:57 - #iot #eewire

OMRON to Introduce NX1-Series Controller That Integrates Control and Information: Improve Productivity, Improve Your Business

PR Newswire: Electronics Perf Measurement - OMRON Corporation announced the global release in April of its new NX1-Series Machine Automation Controller that boosts productivity while leveraging...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:41:50 - #ipe

QuickLogic to Present on Panel at SOI Silicon Valley Symposium

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, display bridge and programmable...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:41:46 - #semiconductor

Cadence Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today reported its results under new revenue rules, ASC Topic 606, for the first time. For the first...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:41:45 - #cadence #eewire

Molex and Rosenberger Sign Dual-Sourcing Agreement for High-Speed Connected Vehicle Applications

Business Wire: Hardware - Molex and Rosenberger Sign Dual-Sourcing Agreement for High-Speed Connected Vehicle Applications
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:41:41 - #molex #ipe

​SK Hynix sees profit rise 77 percent over the year

Enterprise - ZDNet News - SK Hynix has posted 4.3673 trillion won in operating profits for the first quarter of 2018, its second strongest ever.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:52:32 - #semiconductor

Unpatchable flaw found in Nvidia Tegra chipsets. Perfect for hacking Nintendo Switches, BTW

Enterprise - The Register - Researcher reveals demo USB attack code, full release in June
Security researcher Kate Temkin has released proof-of-concept code...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:52:28 - #nvidia #semiconductor

China's IC industry grew 21 percent per year since 2013

Enterprise - ZDNet News - China's integrated circuit (IC) industry grew 21 percent per year from 2013 to 2017, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:52:27 - #semiconductor #outlook

Debugging while you sleep using Arm DDT

Electronics - ARM Tools - Use Arm DDT to debug while you sleep using offline debugging. It provides DDT debugging capabilities without user interaction or...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:52:01 - #eewire

EPC Introduces 350 V eGaN Power Transistor − 20 Times Smaller Than Comparable Silicon

Electronics - EPC - The EPC2050 offers power systems designers a 350 V, 65 mΩ, 26 A power transistor in an extremely small chip-scale package. These...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:52:00 - #eewire

Technologies that Help Make Batteries in Our Personal Electronics Safer

Electronics - Bourns Blog - Really, can any of us picture a day without using a personal electronic device? The expansive use of tablets, smart phones and...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:55:03 - #bourns #ipe

High-Reliability Solid Tantalum Capacitors

Electronics - AVX - High-Reliability Solid Tantalum Capacitors
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:55:02 - #powersupply #dla #ipe

Connected Devices to the Internet of Things

Electronics - Molex Blog - Some projections for the global Internet of Things (IoT) market are that it will grow to $457 billion by 2020, up from $157 billion...
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:54:59 - #microsoft #cisco #molex #qualcomm #iot #cloud #azure #ipe

Highly Efficient Single-Chip Three-Phase and Three-Sense BLDC Driver Boosts Runtime from Batteries in Portables and IoT Devices

WebWire - Semiconductors - STMicroelectronics' STSPIN233 is the industry's first low-voltage motor driver suitable for both single-shunt and...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:11 - #iot #eewire

8-inch wafer capacity to remain tight by 2020 on explosive IoT demand

DigiTimes - As IoT (Internet of Things) chips currently rely largely on 8-inch wafer fabs for fabrication, the increasing demand for such chips will keep...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:09 - #iot #semiconductor #outlook

TSMC may post record profits for 2018 on 7nm volume production

DigiTimes - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is likely to score record profits for 2018 as the company will be gradually ramping up volume...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:08 - #tsmc #semiconductor

Amphenol RF Supports Connected Car Infrastructure

EMSNow - Outsourcing Insights - Amphenol RF releases technical paper focusing on products relating to connected car infrastructure Danbury, CT - Amphenol RF is pleased to announce...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:05 - #amphenol #ipe

Microchip Technology Announces MOFCOM Review of Its Acquisition of Microsemi Under Simplified Procedure

GlobeNewsWire: Semi and Semi Equip -
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:03 - #microsemi #acquisition #semiconductor

Texas Instruments Recognises Camtek for Its 2017 Supplier Excellence Award

PR Newswire: Semantic Web - Camtek Ltd. (NASDAQ: CAMT; TASE: CAMT), has received the Texas Instruments (TI) 2017 Supplier Excellence Award. The annual award honors companies...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:56 - #semiconductor

Cypress Empowers Developers With New Sensing Solutions for State-of-the-Art Industrial Designs Incorporating Metals

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Cypress unveiled the PSoC 4700 series of microcontrollers that uses inductive sensing to detect touch inputs for products using metal surfaces.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:55 - #microcontroller #semiconductor

Semiconductor Assembly and Packaging Services - Rising Number of Fabs is Driving the Market| Technavio

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Technavio market research analysts forecast the global semiconductor assembly and packaging services market to grow at a CAGR of nearly...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:54 - #semiconductor

Rockwell Automation Simplifies Analytics for Industrial Productivity

Business Wire: Software - Today, Rockwell Automation expands the FactoryTalk analytics portfolio, empowering users to quickly and confidently make informed decisions.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:52 - #rockwell #ipe

NAND Flash Prices to Decline - DRAMeXchange

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - The NAND flash market has witnessed a slight oversupply in 1Q18. The growth momentum remains weak in 2Q18 although the demand...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:47 - #semiconductor #outlook

ABB launches the world's first digitally integrated power transformer

Electronics - ABB
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:07:43 - #abb #ipe

Gartner Says Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Grew 21.6 Percent in 2017 as Samsung Takes Over No. 1 Position

Think - Gartner - Driven by strong growth in the memory market, worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled $420.4 billion in 2017, a 21.6 percent increase...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:42:57 - #semiconductor #outlook

Qualcomm Appoints Junko Sunaga as Vice President and President of Qualcomm Japan

Electronics - Qualcomm - Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) announced the appointment of Junko Sunaga as vice president and president...
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:13:29 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

Processing power beyond Moore's Law

PhysOrg.com - In 1965, businessman and computer scientist Gordon Moore observed that the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit doubles approximately...
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:13:50 - #semiconductor

Unabating MLCC supply crunch boon for Walsin

Taipei Times -
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:13:39 - #ipe #outlook

How to Protect Your PCBs

Electronics360 - Printed circuit boards (PCB) are used in just about every electronic device, and most have some method of protection against the environment.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:38:46 - #pcb

The Concentration of Semiconductor Market Share

EETimes - The top five chipmakers accounted for 43 percent of all semiconductor sales last year, continuing a trend of market share concentration that...
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:38:38 - #semiconductor #outlook

Microsoft's bid to secure the Internet of Things: Custom Linux, custom chips, Azure

Ars Technica - This is Redmond's first ever Linux distribution.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 16:13:07 - #microsoft #iot #semiconductor