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Samsung Calls for New CPU Design
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9/28/2016   1 comment
Samsung is working on a new processor architecture that leverages its dominance in memory, said a corporate strategist.
Topic Teardown: Fed's Robo-Car Policy
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9/28/2016   1 comment
It’s been a week since the Department of Transportation unveiled its ground-breaking policy on autonomous cars. Here are five issues in the Fed’s policy that are likely to trigger hot debates among automakers during the coming comment period.
Carmakers, Telecom Players Join Forces on 5G
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9/28/2016   Post a comment
The “5G Automotive Association” was launched to develop, test and promote 5G communications solutions. Joining the forces include: Audi, BMW and Daimler, Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia and Intel and Qualcomm.
GE Plugs into Industrial Internet
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9/27/2016   Post a comment
GE provided a look under the hood of its first major systems geared for the Industrial Internet of Things.
pMTJ Is Where the MRAM Action Is
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9/27/2016   1 comment
Another emerging player is ramping up as another layer memory has presented itself as a destination for MRAM and other alternative technologies such as 3D XPoint
Allied with Intel, CEA-Leti Shoots for Moon
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9/27/2016   1 comment
CEA-Leti's CEA calls the new five-year research contract with Intel a "moonshot." Included in the research framework is for the French institute to provide technologies that enable the next-generation communicationo for Internet of Things.
Baidu Releases AI Benchmark
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9/26/2016   2 comments
Calling for 100x faster processors, Baidu released DeepBench, a benchmark for how fast processors train neural networks.
Chip Market to Go Down, says Future Horizons
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9/26/2016   Post a comment
Malcolm Penn, the founder and CEO of Future Horizons Ltd. and usually one of the most bullish of chip market forecasters, thinks 2017 could be a third year of decline for the global semiconductor industry.
Imagination 2.0 Update Ships
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9/26/2016   Post a comment
Imagination Technologies predicts profits this year with streamlined operations under a new CEO and thoughts of new core IP licensing models.
Massive Sensor Fusion for Cars Is HERE
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9/26/2016   1 comment
HERE’s new live traffic/map offerings are the world’s first services created from real-time sensor data from competing car brands. From technical perspectives, though, bigger issues include: how open the specifications will be for collected sensory data.
TSMC Expands its 3D Menu
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9/22/2016   14 comments
TSMC showed an expanding array of foundry process technologies, packaging options and applications-specific platforms at an event.
LED-Based ToF Sensor Network Detects Room Occupants
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9/22/2016   3 comments
Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have been awarded a US patent for a system of LEDs and sensors that generate an elevation map of the space being lit by the luminaires.
Wide-Bandgap Boosts EVs
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9/22/2016   Post a comment
North Carolina State University (NC State) has invented a power inverter for electric vehicles that almost meets the Department of Energy's (DoE's) 2020 mandate by using wide-bandgap silicon-carbide components.
Amazon Echo & How It Resonates
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9/22/2016   4 comments
Amazon’s Echo-like smart speakers are on the rise. The voice interface is emerging as one of the most natural interface to control IoT devices. Analysts expect the voice interface in home automation hubs, TVs, set-top boxes, HVAC/environmental control hubs and more.
Robo-Car's Safety Challenges DoT
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9/21/2016   27 comments
The federal policy places self-driving cars directly under the purview of federal regulators. Stripped from the privilege of “self-certifying” their vehicles, carmakers will need “pre-market approval” from the DoT. The key question, however, is testing of AI cars’ safety.
Get Online Help for Memory, I/O Optimization
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9/21/2016   Post a comment
eSilicon is upgrading with the launch of Star Navigator, new additions to the company’s online tool suite, this time focused on memory IP and I/O libraries.
Startup Tips Machine Learning Chip
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9/21/2016   3 comments
Wave Computing will describe a machine-learning chip at an event showing increasing specialization in microprocessor designs.
Persistent Memory Needs Apps
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9/20/2016   6 comments
A researcher from Hewlett Packard Enterprise called for apps that use persistent memory on servers although the chips are still more than a year away.
Peratech 'Print' Smart Buttons on Any Surface
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9/20/2016   2 comments
Peratech, which invented quantum tunneling composites (QTC) materials, is now allowing its clients to print a smart button, which people can push with force, on any surface of any materials – including laminated wood.
Emerging Memories: Ship First, Perfect Later
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9/20/2016   1 comment
MRAM maker Everspin sees perfection as a barrier to getting traction; Everspin sees putting its technology into production as a way to improve processes and lower costs--the keys to adoption.
ARM Raises Bar for Safety, Determinism
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9/19/2016   3 comments
ARM is rolling out what the company describes as its “most advanced processor for safety.” The new processor, dubbed Cortex-R52, is aimed at automotive, industrial and healthcare applications that demand functional safety.
NIST Seeks Comments on Cybersecurity Reports
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9/19/2016   Post a comment
The National Institute for Standards and Technology is looking for industry comment on two draft cybersecurity reports in the next few weeks.
iPhone 7 Sports Intel, TSMC
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9/16/2016   4 comments
Apple put Intel inside its iPhone 7 for a baseband processors and used TSMC for at least some of the work making its A10 Fusion SoCs, a teardown said.
Robots On the Rise
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9/16/2016   Post a comment
Industry orders for robots grew to record heights in the first half of 2016, according to A3.
5G Cellular 'Still in Early Stages'
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9/16/2016   1 comment
Despite talks of early trials and even commercial systems, the work on a 5G standard at the 3GPP is still in an early phase, said a Qorvo engineer attending the meetings.
Questions About Tesla Autopilot Safety Hit Stone Wall
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9/16/2016   19 comments
A fatal accident in China thrust Tesla’s transparency into sharp focus this week, posing fresh and daunting questions as to how safe Tesla's Autopilot really is.
Biometrics Upgrade to AirPod-like Earbuds
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9/15/2016   2 comments
Valencell Inc's PerformTek biometric measurement module adds biometric sensing function to accelerometer-equipped wireless earbuds.
Microsemi FPGAs Support Growing Demand for MIPI CSI-2 Interfaces
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9/15/2016   Post a comment
Microsemi’s MIPI CSI-2 imaging/video solution includes an example reference design and a detailed app note.
GF Debuts 7nm, Embedded MRAM
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9/15/2016   18 comments
Globalfoundries described its 7nm FinFET process for 2018 and an embedded MRAM option for its 22nm FD-SOI process.
Linde Starts Specialty Gases R&D in Taiwan
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9/14/2016   Post a comment
Linde Group, one of the world’s largest suppliers of specialty gases for the semiconductor industry, has established what it says will be a world-leading R&D facility in Taiwan.
Processor Cores Feature Improved Security
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9/14/2016   Post a comment
The ARC SEM processor cores from Synopsys provide protections against intrusion and side channel attacks.
FPGA cores offered for TSMC's 40ULP process
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9/14/2016   Post a comment
Flex Logix Technologies Inc. (Mountain View, Calif.) has completed the design of a family of reconfigurable FPGA cores for implementation in TSMC's 40nm ultra-low power manufacturing process.
Touch Standard Rides I3C Link
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9/14/2016   Post a comment
The MIPI Alliance is working on a standard touchscreen interface that will ride its emerging I3C upgrade to the widely used I2C link.
Transistor Trick Beats Moore
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9/14/2016   6 comments
Zeno Semiconductor, a Zvi-OrBach startup, claims it has discovered a More-that-Moore architecture that can instantly convert any MOSFET to a high-power bipolar-junction transistor (BJT), or even FinFETs.
Intersil Deal: Renesas' Survival Bid
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9/13/2016   Post a comment
In an exclusive telephone interview with EE Times, Renesas CEO said the Intersil deal won't be the last big M&A for Renesas. Intersil CEO will stay with the new company in a senior management position.
Chip Process War Heats Up
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9/12/2016   Post a comment
Fully-depleted silicon-on-insulator is on the rise but FinFETs are strong and planar will be the big winner, says veteran chip watcher Handel Jones.
Web Giants Drive Optical Nets
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9/12/2016   Post a comment
Microsoft and Facebook are driving separate efforts for a new generation of simplified 400G coherent optical transceivers and optical transport systems.
NXP Connects iPhone-7 Earbuds?
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9/10/2016   24 comments
Could the NXP's NFMI system-on-chip, the NxH2280 NFMI radio for Bluetooth-free earbuds, be in Apple's iPhone 7?
Software Flaw in Airbag Triggers GM’s Recall
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9/9/2016   7 comments
GM’s latest recall caused by software defect in airbags has exposed a symptom of a much larger problem -- how best to manage the growing amount of software in vehicles.
FCC: Get an App for that Video
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9/9/2016   2 comments
Pay-TV services would be required to provide free apps to access and search their video content under an FCC proposal aimed to open competition in digital media.
SGI Supercomputes Ireland
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9/8/2016   Post a comment
SGI and Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC) collaborate on the world's most accurate climate modeling aiming to provide accurate weather forecasts.
IoT 3 in 1 Tape Measure Get Crowdfunding Love
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9/8/2016   1 comment
Bagel Labs has invented a three-in-one Internet of Things (IoT) measurement device that replaces the tape measure, the roller measure, and the laser measurer for under $75.
Apple Heralds Dawn of Dual Lens Camera
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9/8/2016   1 comment
Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus comes with a dual-lens camera, providing both telephoto-zoom and depth of field features. Corephotonics, who pioneered the computational dual camera for smartphones, is enabling Apple’s competitors to develop similar dual camera smartphones.
Globalfoundries Preps 12nm FDSOI Process
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9/8/2016   7 comments
Globalfoundries has announced a next-generation FDSOI process, called12FDX, to follow on from the 22FDX process that is nearing production. The new process nominally at 12nm minimum geometry is intended for mobile computing, 5G, artificial intelligence and autonomous vehicles.
IC Insights Trims IoT Chip Market Forecast
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9/8/2016   1 comment
IC Insights reduced the IoT semiconductor market’s projected compound annual growth rate (CAGR) -- between 2014 and 2019 -- from originally projected 21.1 percent to 19.9 percent.
IBM Bests Intel's HPCs
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9/8/2016   Post a comment
IBM+Nvidia claim to have produced supercomputers in a single rack slot that are faster and cheaper than equivalent Intel-based configurations.
Intel Spins out Security Group
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9/7/2016   Post a comment
Intel will spin out its security group into an independent company renamed McAfee, selling 51% of it to a private equity firm for $3.1 billion.
Apple Debuts Three Custom Chips
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9/7/2016   16 comments
Apple described three new chips powering its iPhone 7, Apple Watch 2 and a new family of wireless earbuds and headphones.
LPWA Nets Call on Cellular Partners
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9/7/2016   Post a comment
Two low power wide area network companies struck deals with makers of cellular modules to expand their links in the Internet of Things.
LTE IoT: Sequans Claims 'Big Lead' over Rivals
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9/6/2016   3 comments
With the recent ratification of the Cat M1 and Cat NB1 standards, Cellular IoT is getting hot. Sequans claims it’s the first to sample CAT M1/NB1 chips, 9 months ahead of its rivals including Qualcomm, Intel and Altair.
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