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IDW buys Three-Five's LCD plant in China
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International DisplayWorks Inc. (IDW) announced an agreement to purchase all the outstanding stock of Three-Five System's LCD manufacturing facility and business in Beijing, China.
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SST downgrades guidance on flash memory slump
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Silicon Storage Technology Inc., announced Wednesday (March 30) it expects first quarter revenue to range from $84 million to $88 million, compared to previous guidance of versus $95 to $105 million.
IBM offers design services for Cell integration
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IBM Corp. will offer new design services to help companies integrate Cell microprocessor technology into electronics products, the company said.
Enhanced PLL circuit design tool can cut design cycles by 80%
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Analog Devices Inc. said that its latest version of its PLL circuit design and evaluation tool helps designers cut design cycles by up to 80 percent. The ADIsimPLL version 2.7 features enhanced synthesis and simulation capabilities, expanded libraries and Web access, streamlining the RF development process for users of ADI's fractional-N and integrated VCO/PLL products.
Wide-angle sensor beefs up measuring angle, distance and detection ranges
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Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas claims to offer the industry's first 5-beam wide angle sensors, featuring a wide-area triangulation sensing capability. These new lead-free sensors feature a 25° wide measuring angle and are available in three detection ranges from 4 cm to 300 cm.
Mobile connectors shrink in size, tout durability
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Saving valuable board space is on the minds of most mobile device designers, as demands for greater functionality without increasing size dominate the market. The good news is connector manufacturers are delivering smaller and more rugged interconnects along with additional reliability features to ensure long life connections.
32-bit MCUs run at 64 MHz for automotive apps
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Offering twice the speed of its M32C/80 microcontrollers, four new M32C/95 MCUs from Renesas Technology America, Inc. have up to 768KBytes of flash, a 3-Channel CAN interface amont other on-chip peripherals.
Taking control of the noise
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San Francisco's Castro District, walk through a side-street doorway with a small sign on the glass that reads "Cornfield Electronics," head up a steep flight of stairs into an old apartment-turned-office, and you'll find a purple-haired man who is turning engineering on its ear. Mitch Altman, a product of the Midwest and the roiling days of Silicon Valley startups, has turned on his innovative skills to invent a $14.95 device that turns off any television set, anywhere, anytime. And TV
IBM inks storage software virtualization deal with Cisco
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Cisco Systems is the 1,000th customer to buy IBM's storage virtualization software, IBM said.
DRS to produce sensors for NASA satellite
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DRS Technologies Inc. announced Wednesday (March 30) it received a $5.4 million contract to develop and deliver advanced infrared sensor modules supporting the Wide-field Infrared Survey Experiment mission of the NASA Medium Explorer program.
China's Lenovo garners $350 million from investors
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China's Lenovo Group Ltd., which is in the process of taking over IBM Corp.'s PC business, announced that it has obtained a $350 million investment from three equity firms: Texas Pacific Group, General Atlantic LLC, and Newbridge Capital LLC.
Geschützter Taktwechsel ohne RPE und FSI
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Mit der SY89840U-SY89843U und der SY89837/8U-Familie bringt Micrel neue LVDS-, CML- und LVPECL-Taktmultiplexer auf den Markt, die sich durch einen ultraniedrigen Jitter und eine starke Performance auszeichnen.
Hoher ESD-Schutz für Elektronikgeräte
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Unter der Bezeichnung CM1220 stellt California Micro Devices das Centurion CM1220 Zener-Diodenarray mit ESD-Schutz und niedrigen Kapazitätswerten im platzsparenden CSP-Gehäuse für Wireless- Handsets und LCD-Module vor.
Schnelle analoge Signalpfadlösungen für die Messtechnik
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Die Verstärker LMH6550 und LMH6551 sind speziell für das Ansteuern schneller A/D-Wandler – zum Beispiel der beiden neuen 12-Bit-ADC-Versionen ADC12DL040 und ADC12DL065 – optimiert.
Schnelle PowerPC-MPU mit Fast Ethernet
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Mit seinem neuen AMCC-440GR Prozessor fährt Applied Micro Circuits kräftig auf: Laut Unternehmensangaben sollen die neuen Chips nicht nur schneller sein und eine bessere Speicherleistung bieten, sondern auch zwei Fast-Ethernet-Controller an Bord haben.
Prover eCheck validated for Actel's Libero IDE
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Prover Technology's eCheck equivalence checker has been validated for design verification in Actel's Libero integrated design environment.
Colubris Networks acquires Wi-Fi company
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Colubris Networks has acquired Kiwi Networks, a supplier of advanced cellular technologies for next-generation Wi-Fi and WiMAX deployment, to strengthen its portfolio of Wi-Fi and WiMax-based wireless local area network solutions.
256-Mbit DDR2 SDRAMs mit 800 Mbits/s
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Der Speicherhersteller Elpida Memory hat mit der Auslieferung der ersten DDR2-SDRAM Muster begonnen. Die neuen 256-Mbit-DDR-SDRAM-Bausteine richten sich an den Highend-PC-Markt und weisen eine Taktrate von 800 Mbit/s.
Verisity shareholders approve acquisition
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Cadence Design Systems' estimated $285 million acquisition of verification process automation provider Verisity Ltd. has been approved by Verisity shareholders.
Nokia to expand mobile phone production in Mexico
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Seeking to cater to a growing Latin American market, Nokia said Wednesday (March 30) it would expand mobile phone production in Reynosa, Mexico.
European anti-software patents leader quits
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Florian Mueller, the manager of a European anti-software patent campaign, is returning to his computer games business.
Reference Desk
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Gathered is a compendium of 2005 market forecasts from IC Insights, iSuppli, Gartner, VLSI Research, Semico Research, Information Network and others. Also see recent Q&A’s of CEOs Steve Appleton, Craig Barrett, among others.
100-GHz Digitalscopes mit speziellem Abtastmodus
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Mit dem WaveExpert 9000 und dem SDA 100G bringt LeCroy jetzt zwei Digital-Oszilloskope mit einer Bandbreite von 100 GHz auf den Markt, die mit einem patentierten, kohärent-verschachtelten Abtastmodus arbeiten.
TCVCXOs bieten Frequenzen bis 40 MHz
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C-MAC MicroTechnology hat einen preiswerten Miniatur-TCVCXO vorgestellt, der gleich mehrere Fliegen mit einer Klappe schlägt: Der neue 'Temperature Compensated Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillator' - ist nicht nur bleifrei, sondern bietet zudem eine Frequenzstabilität von ±0,5 ppm über einen Temperaturbereich von -40 bis +85 Grad Celsius.
ST-Chairman: Branchen-Konsolidierung kommt
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Schon mehrfach prophezeite Pasquale Pistorio, mittlerweile Honorary Chairman von STMicroelectronics NV, eine Konsolidierung der Halbleiterbranche, die bislang jedoch im anvisierten Umfang nicht eintraf. Dennoch bleibt Pistorio bei seiner Vorhersage: Die drastische Reduzierung der wichtigsten Player im Markt hat sich nur verschoben, ist jedoch nicht vom Tisch.
Midget CompactFlash card gathers data
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eeProductCenter Senior Tech Editor takes a first look at a new CompactFlash card that can turn a PDA into a user-customized medium-speed portable data acquisition system. What's more, it can do that more cost effectively than by using a dedicated PC. Click here to learn more.
USDC vergibt F&E-Verträge für flexible Substrate und OLEDs
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MicroContinuum und Next Sierra erhielten vom U. S. Display Consortium den Zuschlag für die Entwicklung von Display-Prozessen und -Komponenten erhalten.
NEC: MoSys' Embedded-Speicher im 90-nm Prozess
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Monolithic System Technology und NEC Electronics haben mit einem neuen Lizenzvertrag ihre Partnerschaft verlängert.
Autobauer bieten Satellitenradios ab Werk
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Wie die XM Satellite Radio Holdings mitteilte, wird das Unternehmen bis 2007 alle kommenden Hyundai-Modelle mit seinem Satelliten-Radioangebot ausrüsten.
Taiwans Halbleiterbranche wächst auch in 2005
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Die Taiwan Semiconductor Industry Association rechnet 2005 für die inländische Halbleiterbranche mit einem Wachstum beim Produktionswert von 6,7 Prozent.
Un concurrent de la technologie WiMAX à l’essai à Lille
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Tandis que la technologie WiMAX tend à devenir le type d’accès large bande sans fil dont on parle le plus, un grand opérateur de téléphonie mobile européen a lancé un essai sur le terrain d’une technologie concurrente en France.
Elpida, Toshiba claim world's fastest DRAMs
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Japan's Elpida Memory Inc. and Toshiba Corp. separately claimed to have rolled out the world's fastest DRAMs, based on the XDR memory interface technology from Rambus Inc.
Reliability posts Q4 loss, drops product line
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Reliability Inc., a supplier of burn-in test equipment, reported a loss of $1.03 million, or $.16 per diluted share, on revenues of $703,000 for the fourth quarter of 2004.
La nanotechnologie ne sera pas utilisée sur les circuits intégrés avant au moins 10 ans
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Les structures nanotechnologiques devraient très certainement être nécessaires sur les circuits intégrés une fois que la mise à l’échelle CMOS aura atteint ses limites logiques, mais ne vous attendez pas à voir apparaître des dispositifs moléculaires tels que les nanotubes de carbone ou les nanofils sur des puces avant au moins 10 ans.
Nanoröhren bieten Treibstoff aus Wasser
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Einen möglicherweise zukunftsweisenden Ansatz für die Energiegewinnung demonstrierten kürzlich die Sandia National Laboratories: In einem Experiment koppelten die Wissenschaftler hohle organische Nanotubes mit einem anorganischen Katalysator und konnten so Wasser in reinen Wasserstoff und Sauerstoff trennen.
Tensilica: Xtensa LX Prozessor ist Office-Testsieger
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Tensilicas konfigurierbarer Prozessor-Core Xtensa LX soll bei Tests mit der Office Automation Benchmark Suite des 'Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortiums' von allen geprüften Prozessoren das beste Ergebnis erreicht haben.
Atmel announces Laser Diode Drivers that enable 8x DVD dual-layer write speed
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Atmel has announced two laser diode drivers for 8x DVD dual-layer write speed. The devices extend an existing family of laser diode drivers with Low Voltage Differential Signals (LVDS) for enhanced write speed.
Micro Analog Systems' Output Power Audio Driver features an integrated high performance LDO
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The MAS9560 16-bit Stereo Audio DAC chip is specially designed for portable audio applications. It has both analogue and digital inputs for audio data, thus enabling the easy mixing of signals.
FCI's SATA Backplane Connectors allow hot plugging and blind mating
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FCI has developed a broad offering of 22-position, vertical backplane receptacle connectors to enable the implementation of the new high-speed, Serial ATA (SATA) hard disk drive (HDD) interface that is extending the use of low-cost, high-capacity SATA drives to low-end enterprise storage applications in servers and storage systems
L’édition 2005 du Comdex est une fois encore annulée
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Comdex, l’un des plus grands événements mondiaux dans la sphère des hautes technologies, a été annulé pour la seconde fois cette année.
AMD unveils virtualization platform
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AMD Inc. has for the first time publicly disclosed key elements of its Pacifica virtualization technology for x86-based servers, desktops and mobile computers, at the AMD Reviewer's Day in Austin, Texas.
Qualcomm announces exec team for MEMS subsidiary
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Qualcomm Inc. has appointed an executive management team for its newly formed Qualcomm MEMS Technologies Inc. subsidiary, marking the company's foray into micro electromechanical systems.
Sony condamné à une amende de 90,7 millions de dollars pour contrefaçon de brevet
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Un tribunal californien ordonne à Sony Corp. de verser 90,7 millions de dollars à Immersion Corp. suite aux poursuites pour contrefaçon de brevet engagées par la société à l’encontre du géant japonais d’électronique grand public.
Chartered lance le SiGe dans ses nouvelles offres de fonderie
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Basé à Singapour, Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing Pte. Ltd. a dévoilé ses nouvelles solutions de fonderie « à valeur ajoutée », notamment un procédé silicium-germanium (SiGe).
1 megabit FRAM från Ramtron
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Coloradobaserade amerikanska Ramtron presenterar ett nytt ferroelektriskt läs- och skriv-minne på 1 megabit (128k x 8) som SRAM-ersättare.
Nanoteknik skapar nytt superbatteri
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Toshibas nya batteri laddas på 60 sekunder. Nanopartiklar förhindrar reduceringen av elektrolyten runt den negativa elektroden vid laddning.
Vi satsar för lite på entreprenörskap!
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En ny pan-nordisk undersökning utförd på Chalmers visar att de tekniska högskolorna satsar för lite på entreprenörskap.
Tiniest charger-with-DC/DC powers Bluetooth
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Texas Instruments' bq2501x family, combining a precision USB/AC charger system and a synchronous DC/DC converter, charges and powers portable systems from either an AC adapter or USB port with autonomous power source selection. Billed as the smallest battery charger-with-converter available for space-limited portable applications, the bq25010, in a 3.5-by-4.5 mm QFN for single-cell lithium-ion batteries, is optimized for Bluetooth headsets and accessories.
Remote terminal unit senses relay-based applications
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R2 Controls is providing an inexpensive way of remote sensing and high-speed remote relay control via its Modbus mixed signal remote terminal unit (RTU) for demanding field and industrial relay-based applications.
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