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Apple Takes Green Initiatives in China
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10/26/2015   1 comment
Apple plans to produce 2.2GW of solar power and other renewable energy in China to cut air pollution brought by factories that have made millions of iPhones and iPads in the past eight years.
Singapore Trials Autonomous Public Transport Systems
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10/19/2015   1 comment
Singapore marked a key milestone toward its vision of autonomous public transport as it flagged off trials in One-North, signing MoUs to support tests with monitoring and safety infrastructure.
Dialog, Bosch Collaborate on Wireless Sensor Platform for IoT
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10/14/2015   Post a comment
Helping meet strategic ambitions for the two companies, Dialog Semiconductor plc and Bosch Sensortec GmbH have teamed up to produce a wireless sensor platform for Internet of Things applications.
Melexis Preps Sony Sensor Deal
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10/13/2015   Post a comment
Mixed-signal and magnetic sensor chip company Melexis NV (Ieper, Belgium) will make a deal with Sony Corp. to expand an existing agreement to deploy time-of-flight sensor technology in automotive safety and infotainment markets.
IoT Net Gets Boost in Europe
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10/12/2015   Post a comment
The wireless M-Bus running in a 169 MHz band is getting a boost from smart city planners in Italy deploying 25,000 nodes this month.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Lands On Nexus Devices First
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10/7/2015   Post a comment
Google has started delivering the next generation of Android to Nexus-branded smartphones and tablets. Here are the details.
Sony to Spin Off Chip Business
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10/6/2015   Post a comment
New company, primarily focused on image sensors, will commence operations in April 2016.
Californian Startup Promises Hack Free Connected Homes
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9/24/2015   Post a comment
Having designed a hardware-based firewall that sits right between your home WiFi hotspot and the cloud, Californian CUJO LLC. is turning IoT security on its head. Built around a Cavium dual core 1GHz processor with 1GB of DDR SRAM and 4GB of Flash, the bowl-shaped device performs deep packet inspections on the transiting traffic and applies a proprietary and adaptive machine-learning algorithm to identify and notify the end-user about abnormal data behaviour or stop a hack right in its track.
IoT Networks Debated at ESC
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8/11/2015   12 comments
The Internet of Things lacks a wide area network with broad coverage and low cost, according to a panel of experts who spoke at the recent ESV SV event.
Apple HomeKit Requires ID Chip
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7/28/2015   7 comments
Apple requires an ID chip in devices using its HomeKit software, one of several observations in a talk on platforms for the Internet of Things at ESC SV.
Near-Collision Poses Need for V2V in Google Cars
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7/24/2015   22 comments
Both Google and Delphi downplayed what took place last month between their self-driving cars that almost collided on the streets of Palo Alto. But could they have avoided an evasive action caused by suddenly aborting the lane change?
Rocket Refuels for Student Mission
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7/23/2015   1 comment
After a technical setback in May, a group of Boston University students is raising funds to launch next summer the first amateur rocket to reach space.
Smart Cities Efforts Expand
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7/22/2015   1 comment
A meeting in November aims to kick off a new round of smart cities projects for 2016, according to a speaker from NIST at ESV SV.
Marvell CEO Named Exec of Year
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7/22/2015   1 comment
Sehat Sutardja, founder and chief executive of Marvell, was named executive of the year in the annual ACE Awards in part for driving innovation with two new technology initiatives this year.
ACE Awards Names NXP ‘Company of the Year’
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7/22/2015   1 comment
In a year distinguished by a wave of mergers in the chip industry, NXP fired the opening salvo by announcing a merger plan with Freescale. The news stunned the world, but won overwhelming approval from shareholders, customers and employees.
ACE Awards Honor Industry Innovators
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7/22/2015   Post a comment
See the engineers, products, and companies that were celebrated at the 2015 ACE Awards, presented as part of ESC Silicon Valley.
Freescale Truck Wins ACE
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7/22/2015   Post a comment
Freescale's Internet of Tomorrow traveling showcase and training facility inside big rig trailer wins the ACE award for marketing at EE Times.
Startup Award Goes to Incubator
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7/22/2015   Post a comment
An incubator for semiconductor startups launched in December was itself named the startup of the year in the annual ACE Awards hosted by EE Times and EDN.
RFID Chip Tags IoT Award
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7/22/2015   Post a comment
The Monza R6 tag chip from Impinj was named Internet of Things Product of the Year in the annual ACE Awards, in part for the company’s sustained efforts to nurture the fledgling market for UHF RFID tags.
Wearables Fail Check Up
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7/21/2015   2 comments
Wearable devices need to deliver medical-grade data then simplify it to relevant recommendations to consumers, said a speaker at ESC SV.
Synopsys Acquires Elliptic Technologies, Beefs up Security
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6/30/2015   Post a comment
Synopsys, Inc. is acquiring security intellectual property company Elliptic Technologies.
ACE Awards Finalists Recognized for Innovation in Electronics
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6/18/2015   Post a comment
Winners to be announced at the Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley; ACE Lifetime Achievement to celebrate Linear Technology's Bob Swanson and Bob Dobkin.
Why Smartwatch Pulses Are Weak
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5/21/2015   2 comments
Bloom Technologies aims to pave the way toward medical-grade wearables that can capture more useful data than today’s gadgets including the Apple Watch.
Smart Cities Show Progress at Events
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5/15/2015   1 comment
Teams from more than 40 smart cities projects will gather near Washington DC to share work, said an IoT pioneer who will discuss their advances at the Embedded Systems Conference in Silicon Valley.
Topic Teardown: Connected Cars' Pros & Cons
4/28/2015   11 comments
We illustrate the benefits of connected cars. We analyze the driving force behind the connected car. We will scout security measures necessary inside cars in order to make connected cars less vulnerable to external malicious attacks.
Spansion Adds RAM to HyperBus
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3/2/2015   Post a comment
Combination of new HyperRAM and HyperFlash connected to a common HyperBus interface reduces pin counts and means smaller packages for use in automotive and Internet of Things devices
Embedded Job Market Expands, But Boomers Feel the Squeeze
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3/2/2015   12 comments
By almost any measure, the job market appears to be looking very good right now for embedded engineers. But not for everyone.
IoT Terrain Still Shifting
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2/27/2015   3 comments
The Internet of Things continues to fragment with competing networks and frameworks from 6LoWPAN to Zigbee, Apple Homekit and Google’s Thread.
Embedded Engineers: 10 Skills You Need Now
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2/9/2015   26 comments
From open source software to developing apps, industry professionals urge embedded engineers to get out of their comfort zone and acquire new skills to stay relevant.
Boston-Area Engineers to Share Expertise at ESC Boston 2015
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12/19/2014   Post a comment
In an exciting new session format at ESC Boston 2015, engineers who’ve been through and survived the embedded system development process look to help others learn from their mistakes
Microchip Forecast Dip Triggers Debate
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10/13/2014   15 comments
Microchip's downward revision in its September quarter revenue forecast spooked flocks of investors, driving down stock prices, not only for Microchip, but also for Intel and TI. The news appears to have caught semiconductor industry analysts by surprise.
4 Big Trends From ESC Brazil
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9/3/2014   5 comments
Brazil’s vibrant embedded systems engineering community was out in full force at ESC Brazil 2014 last week. Here’s a look at four of the biggest-buzz-generating trends we saw at the show.
As Moore’s Law Slows, Open Hardware Rises
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4/6/2014   7 comments
"We're just at the point where open hardware might have an impact opportunity," said EE Live! keynoter Bunnie Huang, speaking on the future of Moore’s Law and heirloom hardware.
Semis & Supply Chain: Chip CEO Points to Disconnects
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4/4/2014   2 comments
Has the supply chain industry actually hurt chip development? Microchip Technology CEO Steve Sanghi believes it has.
Chips Face Tough Times, Says Sanghi
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4/3/2014   41 comments
It's a new and harsher day for the semiconductor industry, said Microchip CEO Steve Sanghi in an interview on the EE Live! show floor.
Speeding Innovation in the Smart Tech World
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4/3/2014   3 comments
Erik Volkerink, CTO of Flextronics, believes that as smart technologies grow, the gap between the ideas and how the electronics industry actually executes on these concepts is growing. He's urging his colleagues to think differently.
Micrium Gears Up for IoT
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4/3/2014   5 comments
RTOS and embedded software provider Micrium is putting partnerships and plans in place to become an end-to-end IoT software provider.
Skeds Slip for Embedded Designs
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4/2/2014   13 comments
More embedded design projects are missing their schedules as the size of design teams is shrinking, according to a new study.
Toyota Underestimated 'Deadly' Risks
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4/1/2014   20 comments
A software expert whose testimony led to a guilty verdict against Toyota said in his keynote at EE Live! that the best assurance for preventing similar "deadly" outbreaks must be stronger, smarter oversight by federal regulators.
Microchip Announces New 8-Bit MCU Family at EE Live! 2014
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4/1/2014   1 comment
The integration of intelligent analog capabilities offered by the PIC16(L)F170X/171X family of 8-bit CPUs reduces system BOM cost and board real estate.
Hacking a SmartTV at EE Live!
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3/27/2014   5 comments
The zombies you watch or play in video games on your smart TV may be less scary than the abilities of hackers using the same device. Researchers from iSEC Partners will go into depth about the vulnerabilities of smart televisions at EE Live!, in a talk titled “The Outer Limits: Hacking a Smart TV.”
Free Raspberry Pi Training & Giveaways at EE Live! Expo
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3/25/2014   Post a comment
EE Live! 2014 will host six hands-on speed training sessions for the popular Raspberry Pi single-board computer, as well as giveaways for Raspberry Pis, custom accessory boards, and more.
IoT Cloud Blooms, Says EE Live! Speaker
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3/24/2014   9 comments
The range of IoT markets and protocols are challenges for those linking smart systems to the Net, says a cloud IoT executive speaking at EE Live!
What Would EE Live! Be Without Tech Swag?
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3/20/2014   Post a comment
When you attend EE Live! in just two weeks, you can win prizes like $200 gift cards and iRobot Programmable Robots with your Tour Game Card.
EE Times' Fantastical Theatre of Engineering Innovation Debuts at EE Live!
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3/18/2014   Post a comment
Please be sure to stop by the Fantastical Theatre of Engineering Innovation while you're at EE Live!
Sensor Fusion on EE Live! Menu
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3/17/2014   4 comments
Sensor fusion is rapidly becoming the secret sauce for the Internet of Things, a recipe experts will describe at an EE Live! panel.
Hackers Show by Doing How to Secure Embedded Systems at EE Live!
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3/17/2014   Post a comment
Joe Grand and a host of other hackers will show embedded designers how to protect their systems from security vulnerabilities at the Black Hat Summit at EE Live!
Radfan’s Simon Barker to Help Kick Off Hardware Startup Engineering Summit at EE Live!
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3/14/2014   2 comments
Simon Barker and other entrepreneurs will share their experiences launching a startup, including all the hiccups and wrinkles.
Finally, an Analog Session for Non-Analog Engineers at ESC
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3/13/2014   2 comments
Tim Green will teach a class on circuit design for non-analog engineers, using bad circuits as a teaching tool.
Bacon-Scented Alarm Clocks
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3/10/2014   7 comments
What do you think? Is this real, or am I just a sucker for bacon?
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NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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