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Comment: re: EU to pursue smart system R&D - 11/30/2011
IDT claims first piezoelectric MEMs
News & Analysis  
11/30/2011   8 comments
Integrated Device Technology said it has developed what it claims is the world's first piezoelectric micro-electro-mechanical system.
Optical diode boosts silicon photonics efforts
News & Analysis  
11/28/2011   4 comments
An optical diode demonstrated by MIT researchers could speed the arrival of silicon photonics.
EU to pursue smart system R&D
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11/22/2011   4 comments
The European Union is pursuing its own smart systems initiative that will be coordinated by STMicroelectronics.
Freescale preps home health hub platform
News & Analysis  
11/16/2011   6 comments
As medical sensors monitoring both people and their environment proliferate, Freescale Semiconductor is aiming to reintegrate them with a Home Health Hub (HHH) reference design that handles all popular wired and wireless protocols.
Freescale tips home health hub ref design
News & Analysis  
11/15/2011   1 comment
Freescale's home-health hub reference-design simplifies prototyping of medical devices for burgeoning mobile-health initiatives in the U.S. and Europe.
ADI debuts tactical-grade MEMS
News & Analysis  
11/9/2011   2 comments
A new tactical-grade inertial-measurement unit from Analog Devices achieves performance rivaling expensive, bulky fiber-optic based units by virtue of MEMS chips that are almost eight-times smaller and over 10-times lighter, according to the company.
In a smart-system world, data’s ‘the new currency’
Special Report  
11/7/2011   9 comments
Today’s smart systems, able to handle automated tasks intuitively, combine data center analytics with embedded computers to create value for enterprises and consumers.
MEMS on parade at Executive Congress
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11/4/2011   2 comments
MEMS was the word at the MEMS Executive Congress this week in Monterey, Calif., where new devices, software and process technologies debuted.


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