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Semtech transceiver targets healthcare applications
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Semtech’s latest device complies with the ETSI category 1 standard with a 6 dB margin.
Vishay expands automotive-grade device line
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Check out Vishay’s 19 automotive-grade FRED Pt and HEXFRED hyperfast and ultrafast rectifiers and soft recovery diodes in six package options.
ARM and Cadence tape out 14nm processor
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ARM and Cadence have taped-out a 14nm FinFET test chip targeting Samsung's process
XMOS extends xCORE multicore MCU family
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1/10/2013   1 comment
10-, 12- and 16-core versions of multicore microcontrollers with Hardware-Response create flexible range of USB 2.0-focused devices.
Video: Intel’s CES press conference highlights
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1/10/2013   5 comments
At CES, the firm announced a pull-in of its low powered processors from fourth generation to third generation Ivy bridge products, exceeding even its own previously stated power targets, for what the company hopes will produce thinner, lighter, longer battery life devices.
ARM CEO on '56-inch smartphones', IoT rollout
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1/9/2013   5 comments
From CES, ARM CEO Warren East talks about radical changes in the TV business and what ARM can do to speed to roll out of the Internet of Things.
DesignCon Delivers iPad, Android Apps
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1/8/2013   Post a comment
Get mobile enabled for the chip & systems conference, Jan. 28-31 in Santa Clara.
AMD targets notebooks with quad-x86 processors
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1/8/2013   5 comments
Advanced Micro Devices has demonstrated working silicon for two quad-core x86 system chips that target ultrathin notebooks and convertible tablet-notebooks.
TI’s 4-MB flash memory targets harsh environments
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Device enables small package integration into multi-chip modules for systems with limited board space.
Qualcomm samples next-gen Snapdragon processors
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1/8/2013   5 comments
Fabless chip company has announced it haas started sampling the first two of its next generation of quad-core Snapdragon system chips and that it already has 50 design-wins for them.
DesignCon Offers Free Expo Passes
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1/7/2013   Post a comment
The chip & systems conference, Jan. 28-31 in Santa Clara, also has a dozen free training sessions.
NXP makes R&D management changes
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1/7/2013   1 comment
Dutch mixed-signal chip company has appointed Hans Rijns and David French to take joint responsibility for research and development.
Nvidia launches 'Wayne' processor with LTE
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1/7/2013   6 comments
Nvidia has launched the quad-core Cortex A15 based Tegra 4 application processor for use in consumer gadgets from smartphones, through tablet computers to games consoles at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Fabless companies out-performed IDMs in 2012
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Revenues in 2012 for fabless companies were up six percent as those of integrated device makers fell four percent, according to an upcoming report from IC Insights.
Dual 16-bit, 1.6-GSPS DAC synthesizes high-quality wideband signals from baseband to high intermediate frequencies
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1/4/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices has introduced the AD9142 dual-channel, 16-bit, 1.6-GSPS D/A converter, which supports high data rates and complex modulation schemes required in communications, test and instrumentation, and defense and aerospace systems.
Audio codec integrates single microphone noise/echo cancellation
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The TC94B24WBG audio codec from Toshiba Electronics Europe is a highly integrated single microphone noise cancellation (NC) and echo cancellation (EC) solution for high-quality voice on smartphones and portable devices.
ST unveils high-speed cable modems for next-gen multimedia, Internet services
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First 16x4 capable Cable Modem DOCSIS 3.0 chips reach market quickly after successful September technology demonstration.
Chip sales boosted by American strength
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1/4/2013   9 comments
For the second month in a row, strong growth in the Americas region pushed the three-month average of worldwide semiconductor sales to increase at above typical seasonal rates.
TI offers efficient DC/DC step-down converter
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Texas Instruments has introduced what it claims the industry’s lowest power DC/DC step-down converter, an ultra-low power circuit enables battery-free power to applications, such as wireless sensor networks, monitoring systems, smoke detectors, wearable medical devices and mobile accessories.
Semi upswing seen for 2013
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1/3/2013   8 comments
Strength in mobile devices, communications, and tablets will boost the chip biz out of the doldrums, according to IDC.
Texas firm buys Chinese chip maker
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1/2/2013   1 comment
Diodes, a manufacturer of discrete, analog and application-specific semiconductors, is set to buy a chip maker that supplies OEMs in China with analog and mixed-signal ICs.
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