GSMA calls for clarity on mobile comms IPR News & Analysis 12/14/2006 Post a comment The trade association representing the interests of mobile phone operators, GSM Association (GSMA), has urged industry to increase the transparency around intellectual property rights related to new technology standards.
Flat screen TVs driving CE demand in Europe Product News 12/8/2006 Post a comment Driven by demand for flat-screen TVs and game consoles, the European market for consumer electronics is expected to grow by a healthy 9.2 percent this year, but show a more modest 2.4 percent increase in 2007, according to the European Information Technology Observatory (EITO) organization.
For telcos, all about access News & Analysis 12/1/2006 Post a comment The International Telecommunications Union moves it biggest summit meeting to Hong Kong this year, a change of venue that reflects the shift to broadband deployments in developing nations.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.