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Toshiba Memory Chief Shrugs Off NAND Price Concerns

Enterprise - Storage Newsletter - To read this article from Reuters, click on: Toshiba Memory chief shrugs off price concerns, sticks with IPO plans The chief...
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 21:13:16 - #flash #semiconductor

Alibaba Group to develop its own chips starting next year

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - Alibaba's CEO Jack Ma said China needs to control core technologies such as chip development

Chinese e-commerce...
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 20:37:55 - #iot #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor

CADWorx(r) & Analysis Solutions releases new CADWorx Design Review Professional for model visualization and publishing

Globe Newswire - CADWorx & Analysis Solutions announces the release of CADWorx Design Review Professional, a model visualization and publishing platform that...
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 17:13:06 - #eewire

Molex Announces Acquisition of Nistica Business

Business Wire - Molex, a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announced today the acquisition of the business of Nistica, a leader in the development...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:33 - #molex #acquisition #ipe

Seoul Semiconductor Wins LED Bulb Litigation and Pursuit of Further Enforcement Actions against LED Lighting Retailers

Business Wire - Seoul Semiconductor Wins LED Bulb Litigation and Pursuit of Further Enforcement Actions against LED Lighting Retailers
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:29 - #semiconductor

Cadence Launches New Tensilica DNA 100 Processor IP Delivering Industry-Leading Performance and Power Efficiency for On-Device AI Applications

Business Wire - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced the Cadence(r) Tensilica(r) DNA 100 Processor IP, the first deep neural-network accelerator...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:24 - #cadence #ai #eewire

Toshiba Memory and Western Digital Celebrate the Opening of Fab 6 and Memory R&D Center at Yokkaichi, Japan

Business Wire - Toshiba Memory Corporation and Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) today celebrated the opening of a new state-of-the-art semiconductor...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:19 - #flash #semiconductor

Rugged, Spring-Loaded Wire Termination Connectors

Electronics - Mill-Max Product - Rugged, Spring-Loaded Wire Termination Connectors
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:38:50 - #ipe

North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts August 2018 Billings

Electronics - SEMI - North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $2.24 billion in billings...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:38:49 - #semiconductor #outlook

Making Factories Better Places for Humans to Work

Electronics - Intel - Faith McCreary (left) and Irene Petrick work in Intel's Internet of Things Group. Authors of a 2018 research paper on "Industry 4.0,"...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:38:48 - #iot #robotics #semiconductor

TI to return more cash to shareholders with 24% dividend increase and authorization for additional $12 billion in share repurchases

PR Newswire - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today said it will raise its quarterly cash dividend by 24 percent, from $0.62 per share to...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:13:36 - #ti #semiconductor

Micron Appoints Mike Bokan as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Succeeds retiring Steve Thorsen Succeeds retiring Steve Thorsen
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:13:22 - #semiconductor

Micron Technology, Inc., Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2018

Globe Newswire - Semiconductors - Record FY18 revenue over $30 billion driven by strong execution and diverse demand growth Record FY18 revenue over $30 billion...
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:13:21 - #semiconductor

i.MX 8M Development Kit for Amazon AVS Integrates Exceptional Audio Features

Electronics - NXP Blog - The explosive growth in the voice control market has been led by smart speakers, that many of us now have multiple examples of in...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:13:18 - #nxp #devkit #eewire

Abracon Lists Top Frequencies and Applications

Electronics - Abracon News - Applications such as wireless charging tend to use standard frequencies in order to simplify designs
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:13:13 - #abracon #ipe

Broadcom's Industry Leading PAM-4 PHY Shipments Surpass 1 Million Ports

Electronics - Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO), a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of digital and analog semiconductor connectivity...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:13:12 - #datacenter #semiconductor

NXP Semiconductors Announces US$1 Billion Bridge Financing

Globe Newswire - NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced that on September 19, 2018 (the "Closing Date") its subsidiaries NXP B.V and NXP Funding...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:13:05 - #nxp #semiconductor

eSilicon to demonstrate silicon performance of its 7nm 56G long-reach SerDes at ECOC, September 24-26, 2018

Globe Newswire - Technology - Join us in Anritsu's Booth, #408 Join us in Anritsu's Booth, #408
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:41:19 - #semiconductor

Hybrid IoT communications could be the best option

Enterprise - Network World News - Using a sole communications technology doesn't make sense in many Internet of Things (IoT) implementations, says connectivity...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:13:13 - #iot #eewire

Qualcomm Teams up with Qianxun SI and Quectel to Develop Precise Positioning Solution for the Chinese Automotive Industry

Electronics - Qualcomm - New High-Precision GNSS Solution is Designed to Support Connected Navigation, LTE-V2X and Autonomous Driving Capabilities...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:44 - #qualcomm #iot #wearables #semiconductor

Road safety speeds up with new DSRC V2X development kit

Electronics - NXP Blog - Fueling the groundswell for DSRC V2X (vehicle-to-everything) communications is the dramatic decrease of accidents and fatalities when...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:43 - #nxp #refdesign #devkit #eewire

New to Dronecode, NXP brings safe, highly reliable components to industrial drones

Electronics - NXP Blog - Commercial drones are transforming nearly every industry with data-driven insights. These small autonomous aircrafts can fly around...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:42 - #nxp #microcontroller #drones #power #semiconductor

How to achieve higher system robustness in DC drives, part 3: minimum input pulse

Electronics - TI - Power House - Have you ever been watching your favorite show and noticed a blur or partial screen freeze? I think it was caused by an incorrect...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:41 - #ti #refdesign #mosfet #power #semiconductor

Unlock every door with the SimpleLink(tm) platform

Electronics - TI - ConnecTIng Wirelessly - My home is filled with a group of connected devices that work seamlessly together to remind me of appointments,...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:40 - #ti #refdesign #flash #microcontroller #semiconductor

ArdOsc is a matchbox-sized, Arduino Nano-based oscilloscope

EE - Arduino Blog - Oscilloscopes come in all different shapes and sizes, and now with just a few discreet components, maker Peter Balch has been...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:13:38 - #arduino #maker #eewire

Weekly Global Update for September 19, 2018

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - China/Taiwan Update; Europe Update; World Top PCB Makers by Revenue in 2017; World Enterprise WLAN Market Maintains Moderate...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:39:38 - #pcb #storage #tti #ipe

How the Supply Chain Developed an IP&E Shortage

Distribution - EPS News - "We see high demand pulling more units into the marketplace; we also have a backdrop of products becoming more technical," said Andy King, president of Arrow Electronics Inc.'s global components business. "It would be a struggle to find a vertical market that isn't growing. There's automotive, data, industrial, IoT, medical and anything 'smart'."
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:13:04 - #supplychain #futureelectronics #mlcc #iot #tti #aspencore #arrow #ipe

AMD Reinforces its Commitment to Corporate Citizenship with its 23rd Annual Corporate Responsibility Update

Globe Newswire - AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released its 23rd annual corporate responsibility update, highlighting the company's continued commitment to achieving...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 18:38:36 - #amd #supplychain #semiconductor

TTM Technologies opens offices in Japan and India

Media - Evertiq - PCB manufacturer TTM Technologies, announces the opening of its new regional sales office in Shin-Yokohama, Japan.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:13:09 - #pcb #eewire

Alibaba is getting into the chipmaking business

CNN - Top Stories - Alibaba chief Jack Ma has been vocal about addressing China's dependence on foreign-made computer chips.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:13:08 - #semiconductor

Alibaba to launch own AI chip next year

Enterprise - ZDNet News - ‚ÄčChinese internet giant sets up a semiconductor company and unveils plans to release its own artificial intelligence processor,...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:50:14 - #iot #ai #semiconductor

Former Intel president's startup launches new chips to shake up the server market

Enterprise - SiliconANGLE - Former Intel Corp. president Renee James is challenging her old company's long-held leadership position in the data center. Her...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:38:59 - #datacenter #ampere #semiconductor

Molex Showcases QSFP-DD 3-meter DAC Running 400 Gigabit Ethernet with Ixia, a Keysight Business at ECOC 2018

Electronics -
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:38:58 - #molex #ipe

Microwave mining: engineering team behind revolutionary copper mining technology wins prestigious Academy Award

Electronics - E2V - A multidisciplinary team of engineers from the University of Nottingham and Teledyne e2v have received this year's Colin Campbell Mitchell...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:40 - #semiconductor

STMicroelectronics to Demonstrate Solutions for Making Everything Smarter at Alibaba Computing Conference 2018

Electronics - STMicroelectronics News
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:39 - #st #microcontroller #iot #devkit #semiconductor

Green Hills Software Officially Underway with Conformance Testing of Its INTEGRITY-178 tuMP Operating System to the FACE Technical Standard v3.0

Electronics - Green Hills Software - The Only True Multicore Solution that Conforms to Both the FACE Technical Standard v3.0 and Supplement 4 of the ARINC-653...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:38 - #eewire

Understanding Low Level Contact Resistance (LLCR)

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Samtec performs several tests in-house as part of our qualification testing on a product series; including Low Level Contact Resistance...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:37 - #pcb #samtec #ipe

Dialog Semiconductor First to Demonstrate Stereo Hi-Fi Quality Audio Over Bluetooth(r) Low Energy (BLE) at Bluetooth World 2018

Electronics - Dialog Semiconductor - Technology allows developers to overcome challenges of battery life and synchronization for True Wireless Stereo systems
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:36 - #power #dialogsemi #semiconductor

A DIY stroboscope is a bright idea!

EE - Arduino Blog - Stroboscopes produce carefully timed pulses of light in order to make a rotating object appear still. While this may seem like...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:34 - #arduino #eewire

3D-printed "orbament" lights up with movement

EE - Arduino Blog - What would you get if you crossed a gigantic Christmas tree ornament with an LED strip and Arduino/IMU control? Perhaps you'd...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:13:33 - #arduino #eewire

Electronic Component Market Update: MOSFET

Advanced MP Technology - While MOSFET fabs are increasing production globally, MOSFET lead times continue to extend as demand rises. To accommodate for this market growth,...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:13:13 - #mosfet #power #eewire

Intelligent autonomy at the edge: Sensors making decisions on their own can make life smarter

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - Robert Ferguson's short drive to work every morning is senselessly delayed while he waits for a traffic light to turn...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:29 - #ti #microcontroller #drones #robotics #semiconductor

Industry's first 200-W and 100-W USB Type-C(tm) and USB Power Delivery controllers with fully integrated power paths simplify designs

Electronics - Texas Instruments - TI controllers enable higher power in dual- and single-port applications
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:28 - #ti #eewire

STMicroelectronics Making Everything Smarter at IoT World Asia 2018

Electronics - STMicroelectronics News - Connectivity & NFC: ST will showcase its NFC, Bluetooth, and LPWAN solutions for machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT applications....
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:27 - #st #microcontroller #iot #ai #semiconductor

Dialog Semiconductor First to Demonstrate Stereo HiFi Quality Audio Over Bluetooth(r) Low Energy (BLE) at Bluetooth World 2018

Electronics - Dialog Semiconductor - Technology allows developers to overcome challenges of battery life and synchronization for True Wireless Stereo systems
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:26 - #power #dialogsemi #semiconductor

How to add overvoltage protection to a synchronous boost controller

Electronics - TI - Power House - Although a cycle-by-cycle current-limit function exists in most synchronous boost controllers, sometimes engineers will add...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:25 - #ti #mosfet #power #eewire

Going wireless - why earbud pioneer Earin uses MiGLO technology

Electronics - NXP Blog - When listening to music with headphones, nothing could matter more than the quality of audio. And to the founders of Earin, the pioneer...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:24 - #nxp #semiconductor

Infineon Expands U.S.-based IoT Security Research and Development Programs

Electronics - Infineon - With a global need to reinforce the security of connected devices that are...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:23 - #iot #semiconductor

Daimler, Bosch complete automated valet parking pilot in China

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - The trial took place at the Mercedes-Benz Research and Development Center in Beijing

German companies Daimler and...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:22 - #iot #semiconductor

Sensors, data and control: How the cannabis industry got high (tech) with IoT

EE - Enterprise IoT Insights - Cannabis growers, like other agriculturalists, are turning to internet-of-things (IoT) technologies, essentially comprising...
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:39:21 - #microsoft #bigdata #iot #eewire