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Commex 10GbE NIC enables multiple processing cores to be content aware
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1/27/2009   Post a comment
Specifically targeting the data center's ability to best utilize servers and process packets accurately and fast. Commex Technologies Ltd. introduced its Vulcan SE HT6210 HTX-based content aware dual-channel 10GBE network interface card (NIC) for the HP ProLiant DL785 G5 server.
Why attend ESC SV 2009?
1/26/2009   Post a comment
It's not just because this event is in my back yard that I'm excited about attending this year's Embedded Systems Conference in Silicon Valley (March 29 through April 3). The lineup of keynotes and events speak to the challenging conditions that exist this year.
Need to measure SSD useable life?
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1/21/2009   Post a comment
According to SiliconSystems, the company is the first to develop a comprehensive method to measure solid-state drive (SSD) useable life.
Microchip launches stand-alone serial SRAM devices
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1/21/2009   Post a comment
Microchip Technology announced a family of 8- and 32-Kbyte stand-alone serial SRAM devices, which increase a system's available RAM memory by adding small, inexpensive external devices.
Inphi reference design targets 13 to 28 Gbps BER testing
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1/21/2009   Post a comment
Inphi Corporation introduced a 28G Bit Error Ratio (BER) Receiver reference design for research and development or production testing of emerging high speed protocols from 13 to 28 Gbps, including 100 Gigabit Ethernet, 40G Differential Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (DQPSK), 14G Fibre Channel, and 100G Dual-Polarization Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (DP-QPSK).
5.8 GHz transmitter complies with China's Electronic Toll standard
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1/21/2009   Post a comment
RF Micro Devices, released the industry's first fully integrated 5.8 GHz transmitter that complies with China's electronic toll collection (ETC) standard: "GB/T 20851.1-2007: Electronic Toll Collection--Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) Part 1: Physical Layer."
LTE base station simulator evaluates next-gen LTE chipset and mobile device performance
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1/21/2009   Post a comment
Anritsu Company introduced what it claims is the industry's first LTE base station simulator.
Sigrity accelerates high-speed serial link design
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1/20/2009   Post a comment
Analysis of designs with high-speed serial links operating at today's multi-gigabit speeds demands much more than the limitations of traditional analysis.
Cheap Bluetooth?
1/14/2009   Post a comment
According to IMS Research, lower-tier handsets will be the recipients of Bluetooth ICs from now through 2013 as average selling prices fall more than 40% over that period.
Syndiant sampling embedded cell phone pico-projectors
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
Syndiant, a fabless semiconductor company that designs and manufacturers chips for ultra-portable projectors and cell phones, says it is working with more than 30 customers on its SYL2010 product.
Emerson expands Mini-USB AC-DC Power Adapter portfolio
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
Emerson Network Power expanded its line of DCH3 series wall-mount AC-DC power adapters with the addition of four new models (DCH3-050XX-004) that are equipped with cableless outputs to support interchangeable USB to Mini/Micro-USB 2.0 output cables.
Octasic announces SDR development group
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
Octasic Inc., announced the formation of a Software Defined Radio (SDR) development group to provide wireless solutions based upon Octasic's low power, cost-effective, Opus DSP technology targeting current and emerging wireless markets.
GPS shipments expected to be up 25% in 2009
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
According to IMS Research, the GPS segment will be one of the few that exhibits strong growth during 2009.
Palm's Pre and WebOS
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
Last week at CES, Palm's Pre was the talk of Las Vegas. Running on a new open-standard Palm WebOS, the smartphone received high marks for beauty and usability.
Imagination launches UCC architecture and IP platform
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
Imagination Technologies announced ENSIGMA UCC Series3, the third generation of the architecture at the heart of ENSIGMA UCCP multi-standard programmable communications IP platform family.
CSR and Unify4Life collaborate on BlackBerry universal remote control app
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1/12/2009   Post a comment
CSR and Unify4Life announced that they have partnered to develop a unique lifestyle application for BlackBerry smartphones.
Samsung goes REALLY thin
1/5/2009   Post a comment
Samsung Electronics just unveiled what it claims is the world's thinnest LCD TV. At only .26 inches thick, it's slimmer than almost any handset we use.
My favorite present--Video
1/1/2009   Post a comment
One of my favorite presents this season was the one I bought for myself (I think I'm safe--my family rarely reads my blogs.

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