Renesas Pioneers RISC-V Technology With RZ/Five General-Purpose MPUs Based on 64-Bit RISC-V CPU Core - NewsMarch 03, 2022
Renesas Electronics Corporation's RZ/Five employs the Andes AX45MP, based on the RISC-V CPU instruction set architecture (ISA). The RZ/Five augments Renesas’ previously available Arm® CPU core-based MPUs, expanding customer options and providing more flexibility in the product development process.
Turning Oceanic Plastic Pollution into Something Good - StoryMarch 01, 2022
Without plastics we wouldn’t have computers, televisions, smartphones, or even electronic components that are manufactured using resins of the material. And that’s just the technology sector.
Dell Technologies Telecom Solutions Simplify and Accelerate Modern, Open Network Deployments - NewsFebruary 24, 2022
The telecommunications industry’s growing open ecosystem gives CSPs more choice in their technologies and partners as they modernize to cloud-native networks. CSPs need the various technologies of this open ecosystem to work together to offer differentiated edge services and reduce costs.
Telit LTE IoT Modules Portfolio Adds Global SKUs - NewsFebruary 23, 2022
Telit announced two additional modules based on the Qualcomm 9207 LTE IoT modem — the LE910C1-WWX and LE910C4-WWX — for its LTE IoT portfolio to enable single-SKU global deployments. The new LTE Cat1 and Cat4 modules complete the Telit LE910C1 and LE910C4 families.
Inova Semiconductors Supplies New APIX3® SerDes Devices - NewsFebruary 22, 2022
Inova Semiconductors released their INAP566TAQ and INAP596TAQ transmitter ICs; two new members of the APIX3 SerDes product family. APIX (Automotive Pixel Link) is a multi-channel SerDes (Serializer/Deserializer) technology developed by Inova for automotive high-resolution video applications.
SEMI: Worldwide Silicon Wafer Shipments and Revenue Set New Records in 2021 - NewsFebruary 09, 2022
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments in 2021 increased 14% while wafer revenue rose 13% compared to 2020, topping $12 billion to reach new all-time highs, the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) reported in its year-end analysis of the silicon wafer industry.
ioXt Alliance Expands Network Lighting Controls Certification Program - NewsFebruary 08, 2022
ioXt Alliance, the global standard for IoT security, announced that it is expanding its ioXt Certification Program with a new profile for Network Lighting Controls (NLC), allowing manufacturers to certify commercial lighting systems with wirelessly connected parts.
NVIDIA and SoftBank Group Announce Termination of NVIDIA’s Acquisition of Arm Limited - NewsFebruary 08, 2022
NVIDIA and SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG or SoftBank) announced the termination of the transaction whereby NVIDIA would acquire Arm Limited (“Arm”) from SBG. The parties agreed to terminate the Agreement because of significant regulatory challenges preventing the consummation of the transaction, despite good faith efforts by the parties.
SiTime Introduces XCalibur MEMS Solution for the Timing Industry’s Supply Chain Disruption - NewsFebruary 08, 2022
SiTime Corporation's XCalibur™ active resonator product category solves supply chain constraints using programmable semiconductors to deliver a drop-in replacement for quartz crystal resonators. XCalibur provides higher performance and reliability while reducing development time by up to two months in automotive, enterprise, and industrial applications.
Atmosic Launches Low-Power Bluetooth 5.3 SoC Product Family with Energy Harvesting Technology - NewsFebruary 01, 2022
Atmosic, a company specializing in energy harvesting wireless platforms for the Internet of Things (IoT), unveiled the ATM33 Series Bluetooth® 5.3 family of high-performance system-on-chips (SoCs).
Real Wireless Research Shows 1/3 Reduction for Private Network Infrastructure Cost Using AccelerComm Solution - NewsJanuary 28, 2022
AccelerComm announced the findings of a report commissioned from Real Wireless, which shows significant reductions in 5G private network infrastructure costs by utilizing AccelerComm’s 5G physical layer IP solution.
Political Turmoil, Hyperscaler Protocols, and Edge Clouds will Drive Operator Thinking in 2022 - NewsJanuary 27, 2022
Crippling cyber attacks, blinding encryption, and new opportunities at the edge are amongst the key trends highlighted by top industry analysts in Enea's "7 Trends That Will Shape the Mobile Industry In 2022" report.
The Future of Genomics and Precision Medicine - StoryJanuary 26, 2022
There are approximately six billion nucleotides in the human diploid genome. At such magnitudes, even a seemingly negligible error rate of 0.01% means 600,000 errors during genome sequencing. But we’ve already sequenced the human genome, so why do it again? According to healthcare officials in multiple countries, widescale human genome sequencing is the key to precision medicine.
Wafer Demand Grows 18.5% in 2021, but Semico Research Expects Retraction in 2022 - NewsJanuary 26, 2022
The chip shortage that impacted the electronic supply chain in the first half of 2021 continued to impact the second half of 2021 as demand for electronic products remained high. The outlook for semiconductor sales includes several areas of growth such as above-average demand in the automotive market and continued growth in AI and IoT.
Antenova Reveals Atta Embedded Antenna for Remote Devices in the LTE 410/ 450 MHz Bands - NewsJanuary 25, 2022
Antenova Ltd, a manufacturer of antennas and RF antenna modules for M2M and the IoT, has revealed its latest antenna Atta, part number SRFI079, for LTE and smart wireless deployments in the 410 MHz and 450 MHz bands.
Keysight First to Submit 5G Protocol Test Cases to 3GPP - NewsJanuary 25, 2022
Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that the company was first to submit 5G new radio (NR) protocol test cases to 3GPP, enabling device makers to verify enhanced network slicing and power saving features as specified in Release 16 (Rel-16).
Industry-First Milestone Supports 5G Use Cases with High Data Upload Requirements - NewsJanuary 20, 2022
Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that in collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies Inc., it has demonstrated data throughput speeds in the uplink (UL) of 3.5 gigabit per second (Gbps) using 5G new radio dual connectivity (NR-DC) with mmWave carrier aggregation.
TwinCAT 3 Directly Integrates OPC UA Pub/Sub - NewsJanuary 20, 2022
Beckhoff provides real-time-capable data communication via OPC UA with the new TF6105 function in its universal automation software.
Magnachip Introduces New Gen LV MOSFET for Battery Protection Circuit Modules in Smartphones - NewsJanuary 20, 2022
As demand for high-end 5G and LTE smartphones increases, extended battery life and strengthened protection features for batteries are becoming important. 5G phones need long-lasting batteries with high endurance to process the large amount of data for fast download and upload.
Luner Launches Ultimate IoT SIM - NewsJanuary 18, 2022
The Ultimate IoT SIM offers multi-network coverage from more than 130 network providers across Europe, which will automatically switch to the strongest signal, ensuring reliable connectivity at all times.