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APRO teams with ProSaleTech and PST to accelerate European expansion
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Taiwanese manufacturer of industrial-grade NAND flash storage devices, APRO has teamed with European flash memory specialists, ProSaleTech and Phoenix Systems Engineering and Technologies (PST).
High brightness blue and green 5mm through-hole LEDs
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Avago Technologies launched a new series of high brightness blue and green 5mm through-hole LEDs for use in electronic sign and signal applications.
Tensilica targets high quality audio and smartphones with HiFi EP DSP core
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Tensilica introduced HiFi EP, a superset of the HiFi 2 architecture that is optimized for simultaneous multichannel codec support and continuously expanding audio pre- and post-processing.
Full-year chip sales fell 9% in 2009, says SIA
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Global semiconductor sales were $226.3 billion in 2009, a decline of 9 percent from 2008 when sales were $248.6 billion, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). The full-year decline was as had been expected in the last month but much less than had been predicted in the first months of 2009.
PC, phone demand strong in 2010, says SIA's Scalise
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Units sales of PCs and cellphones will grow in the low-to-mid teens of percent in 2010, providing a "solid platform for chip sales," according to George Scalise, president of the Semiconductor Industry Association.
Advanced probes, instrument take digital test console to full PCI Express 3.0 evaluation regime
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Advanced probes, instrument take digital test console to full PCI Express 3.0 evaluation regime
Nujira starts to roll out Coolteq.L silicon
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Nujira Ltd. (Cambridge, England) has said it intends to demonstrate the world's most efficient RF power amplifier for 3G/4G at Mobile World Congress which takes place in Barcelona, Feb. 15 to 18. The demonstration is based on Nujira's Coolteq.L silicon.
Graphics chips shipments to rise 27% in 2010, says analyst
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Some 544 million graphics chips will ship in 2010, up 27.9 percent on the 425.4 million shipped in 2009, according to market analyst Jon Peddie Research (Tiburon, Calif.).
TriQuint and Nujira collaborate to set 2.1 GHz transmission efficiency benchmark
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Nujira and TriQuint Semiconductor have successfully integrated the new TriQuint TriPower™ PA with Nujira Coolteq.h envelope tracking power modulator technology, claiming to create the world's most efficient 2.1GHz PA for cellular base stations.
Austriamicrosystems extends design collaboration with Cadence for mixed-signal SoC designs
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austriamicrosystems has broadened the company's deployment of electronic design technology from Cadence Design Systems Inc., by selecting the Cadence Encounter Digital Implementation System for the digital part of its designs.
D&R launches IP_SoC 2010 World Tour
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Design & Reuse SA (D&R), a global collaboration network for sharing system-on-chip design resources, announced it is exporting its IP-SoC conference and exhibition concept to the world.
Lightning protection device targets RF communications networks
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Times Microwave Systems has introduced a line of innovative RF lightning protection products, designated Times-Protect™. These surge protection devices address applications throughout the entire useful RF frequency range from DC with capability up to and including 6 GHz.
Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile and Telit sign global agreement to work together in the growing M2M market
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Deutsche Telekom AG, T-Mobile GmbH and Telit Communications PLC have signed a strategic collaboration agreement which will see the three companies working together globally in the M2M market.
Synfora adds C++ support to PICO HLS tools
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Synthesis tool vendor Synfora Inc. announced it has extended support for C++ language in its PICO Extreme and PICO Extreme FPGA C synthesis tools.
Black Sand acquires power amplifier IP from Silicon Labs
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Black Sand Technologies Inc. (Austin, Texas), a specialist in CMOS power amplifier technology for wireless applications, has said it has acquired a patent portfolio related to CMOS power amplifiers from Silicon Laboratories Inc. (Austin, Texas).
Altera to offer partial reconfiguration at 28-nm
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FPGA vendor Altera plans to introduce several innovations for its first 28-nm chips, including partial reconfiguration, 28-gigabit-per-second transceivers and embedded hard intellectual property blocks, the company said. b
6-18 GHz coupler meets MIL demands
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Narda has introduced the Model 4246B-10, a miniature stripline coaxial microwave coupler that delivers 10 dB of coupling from 6 to 18 GHz, has an extremely flat frequency response, and is designed to meet military requirements.
Rumor mill: B'com, Cavium eye Teknovus acquisition
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Chatter in the rumor mill says Broadcom Corp. or Cavium Networks may be about to acquire startup Teknovus Inc. for its passive optical networking technology, just as Marvell is expected to roll out its first PON products this week.
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