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Intel Creates New Unit to House AI Efforts
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3/24/2017   Post a comment
Artificial Intelligence Product Group will align resources from across the company to focus on AI.
Want More Pi?
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/24/2017   1 comment
Are there any imponderable that you find you cannot stop pondering?
Networking Furiously at ESC Boston 2017
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/23/2017   Post a comment
Do you live in the Boston area? If so, you really should attend the Embedded Systems Conference to network furiously with your peers.
TowerJazz Rolls Out Silicon Photonics Process
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3/23/2017   Post a comment
Specialty foundry offering process to complement silicon-germanium BiCMOS process for optical transceivers.
5 IoT Trends to Watch in 2017
Blog  
3/23/2017   1 comment
Networking, security and machine learning are among five key areas to track this year as the Internet of Things goes mainstream.
Design Contests: Worthy, Worthless, or In Between?
Blog  
3/22/2017   8 comments
There are many design contests in which to participate, but deciding whether to do so involves many hard-to-assess and personal factors.
ST's SPAD Imager Likely Linked to iPhone 8
News & Analysis  
3/21/2017   1 comment
Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 with a “3D camera” is the subject of intense speculation. Dots yet to be connected are the explicit relationships among the iPhone 8, single photon avalanche diodes and STMicroelectronics.
Renting/Leasing Electronic Test Equipment
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/21/2017   2 comments
What do you do if you find yourself needing test equipment? Have you tried renting and/or leasing?
Wireless Networks Vie for Air Time
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3/21/2017   1 comment
Debates among wireless competitors at an IEEE event spanned cellular IoT, 5G, and Wi-Fi.
Wearables Market Pivoting Fashionably
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3/21/2017   Post a comment
The market for wearable electronics is evolving, with new products that blend conventional fashion and high-tech functionality.
Peregrine Semi Buys MIT Spinoff Arctic Sand
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3/20/2017   Post a comment
RF chip vendor says deal will expand its power module business in the telecommunications, data communications and industrial electrical markets.
Is ADAS Ready for a Little 'Disruption?'
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3/20/2017   Post a comment
Chronocam, a developer of revolutionary event-driven sensor, is emerging in a red hot ADAS/Autonomous vehicle market where big players – Intel/Mobile -- are now beginning to merge. Is the startup tilting the windmills?
The Heart of a Soldering Station
Engineering Investigations  
3/17/2017   12 comments
The CSI Premier 75W soldering station is a low-cost unit that has a lot of features.
Data Storage: The Hard Disk Drive
Blog  
3/17/2017   4 comments
Currently, the most widely-used storage device is the Hard Disk Drive (HDD), but its popularity is rapidly declining.
Revel in Thought-Provoking Presentations at ESC Boston 2017
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3/16/2017   Post a comment
ESC boasts a bodacious bunch of great speakers and we can expect myriad amazing, mind-expanding, thought-provoking presentations.
China Fab Boom Fuels Equipment Spending Revival
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3/16/2017   Post a comment
With 26 fabs scheduled to come on line in China in the next four years, the SEMI trade group is projecting the first three-year run of consecutive semiconductor equipment spending growth since the mid-1990s.
Shoot! What's the Dash Cam Say?
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/16/2017   11 comments
Higher or lower resolution, wider or narrower field of view -- there are so many Dash Cam options to choose from.
China's Gamble on Industrial IoT
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3/16/2017   1 comment
The Chinese government projects the country’s Industrial Internet of Things to grow to 450 billion RMB by 2020 – occupying roughly one quarter of China’s whole IoT market. Here’s a report from EE Times China's Editor-in-Chief Yorbe Zhang.
NXP Goes All In on FD-SOI
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3/15/2017   1 comment
By launching the lowest power general-purpose applications processors yet developed for IoT, NXP’s senior executive has unveiled a sweeping plan to broadly migrate design and production of general-purpose processors and microcontrollers from CMOS nodes to the FD-SOI process.
Intel/Mobileye Duopoly: Dream or Nightmare?
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3/15/2017   7 comments
Intel’s Mobileye acquisition has stirred mixed emotions and contrasting reviews among those who cover the industry. Semiconductor Advisors LLC, for one, said “Intel is taking a leap of faith to go very far outside its core business.”
Six Ways to Secure Big Networks
Blog  
3/14/2017   1 comment
Despite their confidence, communications service providers had an average of 93 attempted breaches over the last year, with one in three attacks successful.
SIA Backs House Republicans’ Tax Plan
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3/14/2017   Post a comment
Semiconductor industry trade association says the "Better Way" corporate tax reform blueprint is a good starting point for creating more jobs and helping chip companies innovate.
Silicon Labs Beefs Up IoT SoCs
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3/14/2017   Post a comment
After a year of selling multiprotocol wireless IoT SoCs, Silicon Labs is back in Nuremberg with a better mousetrap. It’s rolling out new Gecko SoCs, with more memory, support for switched multiprotocol and a full featured MCU.
PSoC 6: Lowest Power, Most Flexibility, Built-in Security (Mic Drop) -- SPONSORED CONTENT
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3/14/2017   Post a comment
The creation of PSoC 6, Cypress’ newest PSoC MCU aims to bridge the gap between power-heavy application processors and performance-lite microcontrollers. PSoC 6 is a single-chip solution targeted at a wide array of IoT applications, offering longer battery life, more data processing, and built-in security features.
The Arrow Quadro IoT Wi-Fi Kit: A Faster Route to Success in the Internet of Things Market -- SPONSORED CONTENT
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3/14/2017   Post a comment
The Arrow Quadro IoT Wi-Fi Kit is based on a two-level solution, with each level composed of two types of wireless modules. All of these modules are specifically tailored to meet the requirements of the IoT world with their combination of wireless and wired communications, processing capabilities, and cloud-based application technology.
PSoC 6 is Purpose-Built for the IoT
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3/13/2017   Post a comment
The PSoC 6 is the first PSoC family to support dual, heterogeneous processors -- an ARM Cortex-M4 and an ARM Cortex-M0+.
Intel Rocks World with $15B Mobileye Buy
News & Analysis  
3/13/2017   6 comments
Intel and Mobileye dropped a bombshell Monday by announcing that the world’s largest processor giant plans to spend roughly $15 billion to acquire Israel-based Mobileye, the world’s leader of computer vision chips and algorithms for ADAS and autonomous driving.
Standard Proposed to Link Fab, EMS
Blog  
3/13/2017   2 comments
The industrial Internet of Things is poised to take a step linking the wafer fab to the printed-circuit board factory.
Xilinx AI Engine Steers New Course
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3/13/2017   Post a comment
Combining computer vision with machine learning mostly remains a theoretical and elusive goal for many system designers. Xilinx is hoping to change this perception by rolling out “reVision” stack, offering resources for platforms, algorithms and application development.
Semiconductor Shipments Projected to Top 1 Trillion in 2018
News & Analysis  
3/10/2017   1 comment
Total semiconductor shipments, dominated by optoelectronics, sensors/actuators and discretes, are expected to top the 1 trillion mark for the first time next year, according to IC Insights.
Your Money or Your Brakes
News & Analysis  
3/10/2017   3 comments
Worrisome isn’t WikiLeaks’ revelation that the spy agency might have contemplated hacking vehicles. A scenario that scares the automotive industry is ransomware targeted at vehicles. Security experts have said that 2017 is the year that this will happen.
WikiLeaks, the CIA and Trust
Blog  
3/10/2017   4 comments
This week’s news begs the core question of security--one beyond the reach of the cleverest technique--who do you trust.
Now I'm Lusting Over a Laser Harp
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/9/2017   5 comments
When you see a laser harp, several; thoughts spring into your mind, including 'Ooh, Shiny' and 'I want one!'
ZTE Agree to Pay U.S. $892 Million Over Iran Charges
News & Analysis  
3/9/2017   4 comments
Chinese telecommunications giant agrees to pay more than $892 million and plead guilty to charges that it violated U.S. export controls on Iran.
Auto SoCs: Race to ASIL D
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3/9/2017   Post a comment
Where does the automotive industry stand today on the Automotive Safety Integrity Level (ASIL) of the SoCs in their current ADAS models or in the autonomous cars on their drawing boards?
Low-End Oscilloscope Market Gets More Crowded
News & Analysis  
3/9/2017   7 comments
The sub-$1000 market for oscilloscopes just got pushed around with the entry of Keysight Technologies. The sub-low-end for makers and hobbyists hasn't changed.
One Metallic Step Closer to the Robot Apocalypse
Max’s Cool Beans  
3/8/2017   Post a comment
For anyone contemplating a new career, working with robots can be fun, interesting, challenging, and rewarding, until...
Independent Tool Vendors Form Alliance
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3/8/2017   Post a comment
A group of embedded tool vendors has formed the Embedded Tools Alliance (ETA).
MyScript Nebo vs. Notes Plus Handwriting Apps
Blog  
3/8/2017   2 comments
Handwriting recognition is stunning in both apps, but there are pros and cons to the different usage models.
PowerVR Gets Graphics Refresh
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3/8/2017   Post a comment
Imagination Technologies unveiled Furian, its next-generation PowerVR graphics architecture, aimed to help claw back market share from ARM’s Mali.
Softbank to Sell 25% of ARM to Saudi-Backed Fund
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3/8/2017   4 comments
Softbank is about to sell 25 percent of ARM into a new, Saudi-backed $100 billion investment fund. The Japanese decision appears to be driven by Mubadala -- which owns 100 percent of Globalfoundries -- who is interested in ARM.
Everspin Tips First System-level MRAM Offering
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3/8/2017   2 comments
Storage accelerator harnesses MRAM technology to offer high-performance, low latency.
X-Fab Files for IPO
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3/7/2017   Post a comment
German specialty chip foundry hopes to raise $530 million in two offerings, according to reports.
Competing Sensors Crave Human Contact
News & Analysis  
3/7/2017   1 comment
While CMOS imagers and infrared are well established as sensors in smartphones, today’s $64 million question is whether they will make room for radar and ultrasound inside IoT devices. And if yes, what roles will they play?
Chip Sales Jump 14% in January
News & Analysis  
3/6/2017   1 comment
Semiconductor sales started the year off where 2016 left off, posting the largest annual increase in one month in six years.
MWC: Test Announcements Abound
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3/6/2017   Post a comment
Mobile World Congress isn't just for phones anymore. Test keeps making a stronger presence each year.
Avnet, Arrow Drive into IoT
News & Analysis  
3/6/2017   2 comments
Rival electronics distributors Avnet and Arrow are both nurturing new IoT groups, but their targets in the Internet of Things are initially somewhat different.
What’s Behind ‘Non-Standalone’ 5G?
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3/3/2017   Post a comment
At this year’s Mobile World Congress, the industry’s 5G conversation not only kept drifting back to 4G, but also quietly shifted from 5G's "Core Network” to "New Radio (NR)."
Cypress Sells Minnesota Fab for $30 Million
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3/3/2017   Post a comment
Deal enables firm to continue receiving supply from startup foundry while transitioning manufacturing to Texas.
Littelfuse Takes Majority Stake in Monolith Semi
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3/2/2017   Post a comment
Power control and sensing chip and component supplier increases stake in developer of silicon carbide chips.
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