Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
User Rank
Re: Apple need to have large range
goafrit   11/25/2013 3:26:37 PM
That was a generous amount - $290m is a lot of money but not for Samsung. It is better for them to sort out this internally.

rick merritt
User Rank
Re: Apple need to have large range
rick merritt   11/25/2013 10:27:25 AM
@Mark Nowotarski: Agreed. Apple has done an admirable job (Jobs) protecting "look and feel" innovations.

Methinks Samsung and others have done less well recouping the value of their deeper tech innovations in foundry process technologies, memory chips, app processors and displays on whose shoulders the "look and feel" innovations stand.

The "jury of your [non-technical] peers" factor.

Derick Carmen
User Rank
Re: Apple need to have large range
Derick Carmen   11/23/2013 10:09:24 PM
This is a good and huge reward from the leading company and surely this plans of them might work effectively. - Derrick Strauss

User Rank
Re: Apple need to have large range
marknowotarski   11/23/2013 5:00:00 PM
The issue isn't Samsung copying Apple's technology, it's Samsung copying Apple's style.  In particular, Samsung copying the look and feel of Apple's GUI.  This is what Apple protected with it's design patents.  See http://bit.ly/colordesignpatent

Samsung needs more style innovators. 

User Rank
Samsung's lost opportunities
_hm   11/23/2013 9:32:06 AM
1 saves
Samsung was very fortunate to be partner of Apple and was getting good business and learining basics of art of innovation from Apple.

By almost confronting with master, they lost this golden opportunity. Now, the innovation lag in Samsung product looks to be getting wider by months. It will be very difficult for Samsung to recover. It is possible that Samsung may look for mid segment market.


User Rank
Apple need to have large range
Kinnar   11/23/2013 12:50:12 AM
Apple needs to have a large range of the product to cater the entire vertical segment of the consumer across the globe.

Sony and Samsung both has a very large product/model range for cell phones.

Apple too has a very large range but they go on discontinuing the old models say for example 3GS, 4, 4S etc. Whereas the other manufacturers' continue with the same models, at lower prices.

Because apple is not catering the entire range, it creates a gap in that segment, there is a need in that segment, and that is being catered by other manufactures, so they produce product ranges in that segment similar to the product apple had come up before.

I do not understand why apple is not looking in that segment!!!!

As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
The LTC®6363 is a low power, low noise, fully differential ...
Vincent Ching, applications engineer at Avago Technologies, ...
The LT®6375 is a unity-gain difference amplifier which ...
The LTC®4015 is a complete synchronous buck controller/ ...
The LTC®2983 measures a wide variety of temperature sensors ...
The LTC®3886 is a dual PolyPhase DC/DC synchronous ...
The LTC®2348-18 is an 18-bit, low noise 8-channel ...
The LT®3042 is a high performance low dropout linear ...
Chwan-Jye Foo (C.J Foo), product marketing manager for ...
The LT®3752/LT3752-1 are current mode PWM controllers ...
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
Active balancing of series connected battery stacks exists ...
After a four-year absence, Infineon returns to Mobile World ...
A laptop’s 65-watt adapter can be made 6 times smaller and ...
An industry network should have device and data security at ...
The LTC2975 is a four-channel PMBus Power System Manager ...
In this video, a new high speed CMOS output comparator ...
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...