Agilent Technologies Inc. announced that its electronic test equipment will be used by NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a demonstration of its beam-forming technology for the next generation of communication and radar products at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Jan. 10-13. NXP will demonstrate a multi-Gbps wireless link based on
Luso Electronics Distribution has announced its has become the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor for the Veetronix range of switches and keycaps. Based in Nebraska, Veetronix is a manufacturer of highly reliable keyboard and panel-mount switches for various markets, including
Plessey Semiconductors announced that it has agreed to a product licensing agreement with Intel Corporation and a share warrant agreement with Intel Capital. Under the terms of the licensing agreement, Plessey will be licensed to manufacture, sell and support a select number of products in Intel's digital tuner portfolio. The warrant agreement is for
Foryou General Electronics has designed in u-blox 6 GPS receiver modules for two lines of advanced in-car infotainment systems, the Android-based AN6B01 and CE6620.Â
Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, announced it has signed Demmel AG as a mTouch Sensing Design Partner Specialist. Demmel's expertise in human-interface products is an ideal match for Microchip's metal over capacitive touch-sensing technology, which enables
IDTechEx's Printed Electronics Europe 2012 event will be the largest gathering of end users discussing their needs and experiences with the technology.
TÃœV Rheinland PTL, North America's largest solar and photovoltaic (PV) testing company, is approved by Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE) of Italy to perform design qualification and type approval testing of PV modules and systems. Specifically, the company will test crystalline silicon flat-plate PV modules according to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61215 standard; thin-film flat-plate PV modules according to
IEEE, the world's largest professional association for advancing technology for humanity, today announced a community of global industry leaders are joining forces with the intention to form the Power Matters Alliance (PMA) under the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) Industry Connections Program. The PMA is dedicated to remaking consumers' daily interaction with power as wireless, environmentally sound, and smart.Â
GreenPeak announced that Comcast Cable Communications has selected GreenPeak's controller chips in conjunction with ZigBee RF4CE technology for use in television remote controls for its Xfinity TV service.
Practical Components Inc., a worldwide supplier of dummy components, test boards and training kits, has appointed Estanflux as its exclusive distributor of its products throughout Spain and Portugal.
Myriad Group will deliver Java technology for use in Comcast’s tru2way set-top software platform to power the Xfinity TV service. The Myriad CDCA Java Virtual Machine will be integrated into Comcast’s Device Software Reference Design Kit to deliver a consistent operating environment and improved application performance.
Bosch Sensortec announced the BMG160 digital triaxial gyroscope for smartphone and gaming applications. Asserted to be the world’s smallest triaxial gyroscope, the part features
Volunteers working at the London Olympics have been warned not to give away breaking news about athletes or disclose the location of politicians and celebrities through online comments or pictures posted on social media sites.
Hesse & Knipps, Inc., the Americas subsidiary of Hesse & Knipps Semiconductor Equipment GmbH, leading manufacturer of high speed fine pitch wedge bonders and fully automatic heavy wire bonders for the backend semiconductor industry, will demo its next generation BONDJET BJ93X Heavy Wire Bonder at APEC 2012
Mindspeed Technologies, Inc., a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for network infrastructure applications, announced that it is has signed a definitive agreement to acquire U.K.-based Picochip Limited, a leading supplier of integrated system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for small cell base stations, for a purchase price of approximately $51.8 million, plus a potential earnout payment of up to $25 million payable in the first calendar quarter of 2013.Â
The Internet Society today announced the launch of Deploy360, an online resource to support the deployment of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), Domain Name System Security (DNSSEC), and other key Internet technologies.
Telenor Sweden Selects Celeno-Powered Inteno ZAP 100 Video Bridges for Video-Grade, Multiscreen Wi-Fi Delivery of IPTV Services to SubscribersJanuary 5, 2012 9:14 am | News | Comments
Celeno Communications and Inteno announced that the Inteno ZAP100, powered by Celeno's video-grade Wi-Fi technology, is being offered by Telenor Sweden to wirelessly stream HD IPTV to multiple screens within subscriber homes.
GreenPeak Technologies announced a wireless monitoring and control system solution for solar panel installations that will allow individual panel parameter tracking and control.
At the Academix ThÃ¼ringen, whichÂ took place for the first time in Erfurt, MAZeTÂ wasÂ one ofÂ the more than 80 exhibitors presenting. The academix is Thuringia's first state-wide careers fair for students, graduates and young professionals and was promoted throughout Germany.
GreenPeak Technologies announced the launch of the new GP570 chip that will allow the development of low cost motion-enabled remote controls, addressing the demand for smarter and intuitive navigation of interactive entertainment services
EVE today named Satris Group Ltd. its distributor in Israel. Satris will provide sales, marketing and technical support for the ZeBu family of hardware-assisted verification platforms.
EnSilica has opened a new design centre in India (Bangalore), to complement its existing design facilities in the UK. The new design centre will be a centre of excellence for the advanced verification of complex semiconductor products and IP.
British police have found evidence that private investigators working for newspapers hacked into the email account of former Prime Minister Gordon Brown while he was finance minister, The Independent newspaper reported on Monday.
Enea has entered into a binding agreement to divest the Swedish consulting companies in Stockholm, Lund and LinkÃ¶ping to Xdin AB, the Swedish subsidiary to Alten Group, a leading global technical consulting company, based in Paris, France.
Toumaz Limited (AIM: TMZ, â€˜Toumaz', or â€˜the Group'), a pioneer in low cost, ultra-low power wireless communications technology, has established a new fabless subsidiary, Toumaz Microsystems, which will be responsible for its growing wireless IC business. Toumaz has secured investment and support from Imagination Technologies Group plc (LSE:IMG, â€˜Imagination') as a strategic partner for this business. In order toÂ