Breaking News
News Analysis
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
Zinc Doping Boosts GaAs Nanowire Lasers
News & Analysis  
7/11/2016   Post a comment
Scientists at The Australian National University have improved the performance of unpassivated GaAs nanowire lasers more than a hundred folds, by adding zinc as a dopant, changing the crystal structure and increasing the device's radiative efficiency.
Startup Debuts Open Source SoCs
News & Analysis  
7/11/2016   2 comments
Startup SiFive aims to use the open source RISC-V core as the heart of two SoC platforms, enabling a broader set of engineers to build custom processors.
Startup Looks to Put PAs on CMOS Express
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
ACCO Semiconductor has emerged from semi-stealth mode with a new type of transistor that it says enables power amplifiers to be built in CMOS.
Perovskite Discovery Promises Big Efficiency Boost
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
Researchers have found a way to boost the efficiency of perovskite solar cells to 31%.
Chip Sales Remain Stagnant
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   3 comments
Chip sales posted a slight sequential uptick in May, but were down nearly 8% compared with May 2015, according to the SIA.
Perovskite Discovery Promises Big Efficiency Boost
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
Researchers have found a way to boost the efficiency of perovskite solar cells to 31%.
Google Glass Lives On In Medicine
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   2 comments
While Google Glass may have fallen out of favor among the hippest technologists and those that follow them, the wearable technology has found a second life in emergency medicine.
HeartWare's Serious LVAD Battery Recall
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
HeartWare International is recalling more than 18,000 batteries for ventricular assist devices it sold between 2013 and 2015, the company and FDA recently announced.
Vision Restoration: Startup Develops Implantable Pixels
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
French Startup Pixium Vision is moving fast in the field of vision restoration. The company is not only developing two distinct retinal-implant technologies to circumvent retinal degenerative diseases, it also hopes to be able one day to feed visual stimulation (from its proprietary bioinspired neuromorphic imaging sensor) directly to the visual cortex.
Qualcomm Sues Chinese Smartphone Firm
News & Analysis  
7/8/2016   Post a comment
Phone chip supplier and intellectual property licensor Qualcomm Inc. has sued Meizu Technology Co. Ltd. (Xhuhai, Guangdong, China) alleging infringement of patents covering features and technologies used in smartphones.
Google To Acquire Image Recognition Startup
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   Post a comment
Google announced a deal to buy image-recognition startup Moodstocks. Created in 2009, the French startup first introduced on-device image recognition in 2012, enabling smartphones to recognize whatever their camera sees.
IBM Rolls Out Job-Cutting Plan In The Netherlands
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   Post a comment
According to a leaked company memo, IBM is imposing involuntary job cuts in the Netherlands for the first time. Does the move serve as a template for Big Blue to impose forced layoffs in regions where local labor laws have made it difficult to impose mandatory cuts?
PROTO FPGAs Lower the Cost of Prototyping Rad-Tolerant FPGA-Based Systems
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   2 comments
RTG4 PROTO devices use the same silicon and the same packages as RTG4 flight-model FPGAs, but they cost a whole lot less.
Tesla's Fatal Crash: 6 Unanswered Questions
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   42 comments
Tesla’s fatal crash has many automotive industry experts wondering what exactly happened. EE Times makes an attempt to dissect which technologies were at play inside Model S Autopilot, and what limitations each technology was manifested in the crash.
IBM, Samsung Put New Spin on MRAM
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   30 comments
20 years after it invented magnetic random access memory (MRAM), IBM adds spin-transfer torque with help from foundry partner Samsung, claiming its MRAM may replace flash someday.
ASML’s Tech Chief Snags SIA's Noyce Award
News & Analysis  
7/7/2016   Post a comment
Martin van den Brink, a long-time technologist at lithography system vendor ASML Holding NV, has been named the 2016 winner of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA)’s Robert N. Noyce Award.
Up-and-Coming Vietnam Start-Ups Yield Int'l Feats
News & Analysis  
7/6/2016   Post a comment
Amidst the upheaval in the global socio-economic landscape, one nation is emerging as a force to be reckoned with: Vietnam.
Co-Robots Tend 3-D Printers
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   Post a comment
Bold Robotics LLC has created a cloud-based software-as-a-service business that tends the emerging world of automated manufacturing devices -- such as 3-D printers -- with a co-robot arm.
Synopsys Buys Glasgow EDA Startup
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   Post a comment
Brexit Threatens London's Data Center Market
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   8 comments
The future of the UK, and specifically of London, as the leading market for data centers in Europe could be affected by Brexit, according to an analysis by 451 Research. However, the split could also provide opportunities for the US.
Lossy Imagination Says There's Good Signs in Graphics
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   Post a comment
Licensing revenue halved, royalties decline year-on-year, but processor intellectual property company Imagination sees signs of hope in its GPU business.
Paper-Based Microbial Fuel Cell Produces 1.3μW
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   Post a comment
Researchers from the Iowa State University have developed a 3D paper microbial fuel cell (MFC) that could take advantage of capillary action to guide the liquids through the system, eliminating the need for external power.
Startup Aims to Simplify Networks
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   1 comment
Startup Barefoot Networks will sample its Tofino chips late this year to enable software-defined networks using the P4 language.
Auto Security Demands All-Over Answer
News & Analysis  
7/5/2016   Post a comment
In automotive security, the state of play has significantly altered. If Harman’s acquisitions of three auto-security tech companies are any indication, the industry is demanding a comprehensive answer covering over-the-air update and intrusion-detection systems to in-vehicle network protection.
Myo Armband: Wearables Design Focuses on Packaging
News & Analysis  
7/4/2016   Post a comment
Thalmic Labs’ Myo gesture-control armband combines electromyography with IMUs and exposes difficulty of implementing a true wearable.
Averna Acquires Nexjen, Goes Deeper in U.S. Test Market
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
Nexjen adds strength in the southeastern U.S., particularly in RF test.
NVMe Brings Performance to Software-Defined Storage
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
Samsung's first reference architecture for Red Hat Ceph is aimed at getting proof points for high performance systems that use the company NVMe SSDs.
Why Intel Got Inside BMW-Mobileye Deal
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
The BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye will collaborate to bring fleets of fully self-driving vehicles to the streets by 2021. While the BMW-Mobileye connection has been known to industry observers, Intel was a surprise element in the three-way deal.
Google-Backed Undersea Cable Now Connects US, Japan
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
The Google-backed underwater cable connecting Japan and the US can transmit data at 60 terabits per second and spans nearly 5,600 miles.
Micron to Cut Jobs
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
Memory chip maker will shed unspecified number of jobs in cost-cutting move amid challenging market conditions.
Medtronic Applies for Artificial Pancreas PMA
News & Analysis  
7/1/2016   Post a comment
The MiniMed 670G insulin pump, which its maker Medtronic touts as the world's first hybrid, closed-loop artificial pancreas, now has an application submitted before FDA, a Medtronic spokesperson confirms.
Rambus to Buy Inphi’s Memory Business
News & Analysis  
6/30/2016   Post a comment
Deal, worth $90 million, expands Rambus technology in server memory interface chips.
Nano-structured InGaN LED Yields White Light
News & Analysis  
6/30/2016   Post a comment
The holy grail of LED lighting, achieving white light in the most efficient and cost-effective way is a hot topic, both among established manufacturers and in academia.
Video Compression Feels a Pinch
News & Analysis  
6/30/2016   6 comments
Clouds surround digital video with compression gains currently falling far short, but Microsoft and Google shared promising work on augmented reality and royalty-free codecs.
Power Electronics Driven By Electric Vehicles
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
Vehicle hybridization will drive the power electronics market for the foreseeable future, in what French firm Yole Developpment forecasts as “the golden era for electric vehicles.”
AMD Buys PC Gaming Software Firm
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   2 comments
Chip vendor says software designed for Radeon will help "future proof" graphics processors.
UL Bringing ‘Adult Supervision’ to IoT--Really?
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   2 comments
In early April when UL launched its new cybersecurity standard, dubbed UL 2900, reactions from the IoT market were split. Three months later, is it proving an extra burden or a benefit to the IoT community?
BASF Sells Its OLED IP to Universal Display
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
US-based Universal Display Corporation announced it has acquired the OLED intellectual property assets of German chemical company BASF SE, through its wholly-owned subsidiary UDC Ireland Limited for approximately €87 million.
Disney Adds Position-Finding Visible Light Communications System
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
Researchers at Disney Research and ETH Zurich have demonstrated the addition of position finding to use of LED bulbs to both illuminate a room and provide a communications link in that room.
Intel Renews Deal with Irish Research
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
vIntel Corp. has renewed its research partnership with Tyndall National Institute in Cork, Ireland, for a further three years and worth $1.5 million.
Educational Tool Equips Engineers with Real-World Power Expertise
News & Analysis  
6/29/2016   Post a comment
Texas Instruments has launched a toolkit that provides real world experience of power designs for both professionals and students.
Google Fellow Talks Neural Nets, Deep Learning
News & Analysis  
6/28/2016   2 comments
We are already living with deep learning and large-scale neural networks, as evidenced by the growing number of applications that rely on computer vision, language understanding, robotics and more. Google Senior Fellow Jeff Dean discusses what he wants most from neural networks and machine learning.
PCIe 4.0 Heads to Fab, 5.0 to Lab
News & Analysis  
6/28/2016   2 comments
Chips using PCI Express 4.0 are preparing to tape out although the spec isn’t done; work a 5.0 version will start next year targeting 16 or 32 Gbits/second.
Aquantia Rolls Second-Gen AQrate Chips
News & Analysis  
6/28/2016   Post a comment
Startup, considered a prime candidate for IPO, also marks milestone in NBASE-T PHY shipments.
How Do You Update 1 Billion IoT Devices?
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   5 comments
IoT devices need over-the-air firmware and software updates, but that must be done quickly and securely. Resin.io, which just got $9 million in funding from GE Ventures, Ericsson and others, thinks it has answers to such hard IoT problems.
Nonvolatile DIMMs Boost App Performance
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   Post a comment
Mainstream support from HP Enterprise and Microsoft are giving the persistent memory a push as it's now easier to integrate them into more systems to accelerate applications
iPhone 7 Photos Leak, Indicating Camera Improvements
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   Post a comment
Leaked photos purportedly show the rear casing for Apple's upcoming iPhone 7, which features a much larger opening for the camera sensor.
Brexit Ripples Through Tech Community
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   18 comments
UK voters gave a thumbs up for leaving the European Union, generating concerns in the tech community over the ease of finding jobs and potential company relocations.
Nvidia Builds Connections to AI Researchers
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   Post a comment
Qualcomm followed Ericsson and others rolling out prototype 5G products as the 3GPP finished 4G standards for the Internet of Things.
CMOS Image Sensor Market Strengthens on Added Functions
News & Analysis  
6/27/2016   3 comments
Functionality beyond simply taking "snaps" is pushing change in the CMOS image sensor market and has caused market researcher Yole Developpement to increase its market size forecast for the years to come.
<<   <   Page 2 / 2


Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST

What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.

Brought to you by:

Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
02:46
Wireless Power enables applications where it is difficult ...
07:41
LEDs are being used in current luxury model automotive ...
With design sizes expected to increase by 5X through 2020, ...
01:48
Linear Technology’s LT8330 and LT8331, two Low Quiescent ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
05:27
The LT8602 has two high voltage buck regulators with an ...
05:18
Silego Technology’s highly versatile Mixed-signal GreenPAK ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
01:34
Why the multicopter? It has every thing in it. 58 of ...
Security is important in all parts of the IoT chain, ...
Infineon explains their philosophy and why the multicopter ...
The LTC4282 Hot SwapTM controller allows a board to be ...
This video highlights the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC, and sho...
Homeowners may soon be able to store the energy generated ...
The LTC®6363 is a low power, low noise, fully differential ...
See the Virtex® UltraScale+™ FPGA with 32.75G backplane ...
Vincent Ching, applications engineer at Avago Technologies, ...
The LT®6375 is a unity-gain difference amplifier which ...