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Renesas Electronics Expands True Low Power™ RX111 Group Microcontroller Lineup within the 32-Bit RX Family with Larger Memory Capacities up to 512 KB
Renesas Electronics Expands True Low Power™ RX111 Group Microcontroller Lineup within the 32-Bit RX Family with Larger Memory Capacities up to 512 KB
9/29/2014 6:48:06 PM
Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the addition of new product versions with larger memory capacity to the RX111 Group of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) ideal for applications such as healthcare devices, industrial equipment, and building automation systems. Renesas’ existing RX111 Group product …
Consistent Innovation Secures Future of Global Medical Battery Market, Finds Frost & Sullivan
9/29/2014 10:51:13 AM
The global medical batteries market is expected to experience sustained growth owing to technological advancements and booming regional demand. Strong potential offered by emerging economies, especially in the Asia-Pacific, will offset the sluggish growth rates in mature markets such as North America and Europe. Market growth will be bolstered by the increasing acceptance of …
Larson Electronics Reveals an Ultraviolet Explosion Proof LED Light on a Base Stand
9/29/2014 10:22:20 AM
Leading supplier of explosion proof and industrial grade lighting Larson Electronics has announced the release of a Class 1 & 2 Division 1 & 2 Portable Explosion Proof Ultraviolet LED Light mounted on a base stand fabricated from non-sparking aluminum. The compact LED light head on this unit provides 38,400 mW of precise 365 nanometer ultraviolet LED light output. …
Cadence IP Portfolio and Tools to Support New TSMC Ultra-Low Power Technology Platform
9/29/2014 8:49:20 AM
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that the company is supporting TSMC’s new ultra-low power (ULP) technology platform with its extensive IP portfolio and suite of digital and custom/analog tools. The ULP technology platform spans multiple process nodes to provide several power saving options to benefit …
KUKA AG announces public offer to acquire Swisslog Holding AG
9/26/2014 4:56:14 PM
By joining forces, KUKA AG and Swisslog Holding AG aim to become a global automation powerhouse for integrated automation and logistics solutions Through the new alliance, KUKA will tap the attractive logistics market and boost sales revenues in the General Industry business from currently 30 percent to approximately 50 percent Swisslog gains global access to KUKA’s …
Logic PD’s Bill Betten to Discuss Connectivity and Interoperability at Medical Devices Summit Midwest in Minneapolis
9/26/2014 1:14:42 PM
Connectivity and interoperability between devices will be the focus of discussions at this year’s Medical Devices Summit Midwest conference in Minneapolis October 1-2, 2014. Among those leading the discussion will be Logic PD ’s Vice President of Business Solutions for Medical and Life Sciences, Bill Betten who will address the subject during his presentation “Challenges …
Mentor Graphics Tools Certified by TSMC for 16nm FinFET+ Processes
9/25/2014 11:04:52 AM
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced that the Analog FastSPICE (AFS™) Platform including AFS Mega and Eldo® have been certified for 16nm FinFET+ V0.9 process technology through TSMC’s SPICE Simulation Tool Certification Program, and on-going certification of V1.0 is on track to be completed by November, 2014. “The Mentor Analog FastSPICE Platform, AFS …
Celeno Named One Of Top 5 Fastest Growing Technology Companies in Israel
9/24/2014 12:07:48 PM
Celeno has been ranked 5th in the Israel Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for 2014 – one of Israel’s foremost technology awards ranking the fastest growing technology companies. Celeno was chosen for an exceptional 17,773% growth over the last five years. The awards recognize extraordinary growth driven by technology innovation. To determine the fastest growing companies, Deloitte …
ARM Supercharges MCU Market with High Performance Cortex-M7 Processor
9/24/2014 11:57:43 AM
ARM has unveiled a new 32-bit Cortex-M processor that delivers double the compute and digital signal processing (DSP) capability of today’s most powerful ARM-based MCUs. The  ARM Cortex-M7 is targeted at high-end embedded applications used in next generation vehicles, connected devices, and smart homes and factories. Early licensees of the Cortex-M7 processor include Atmel, …
Innovations in Electric Vehicle Technology On Tap for SAE International Electric Powertrain Symposium
9/18/2014 3:56:00 PM
Essential information regarding the progress of electrified powertrain development will be on the agenda at the SAE 2014 Electric Powertrain Technologies Symposium. The event, which will be held Nov. 19 at Le Merdien Hotel in Stuttgart, Germany, will feature the latest news, opinions, and technology features from component and system suppliers, and vehicle manufactures. …
Dow Corning Expands Prime Grade Portfolio Setting New Industry Standard for 150 mm SiC Wafer Crystal Quality
9/18/2014 9:54:58 AM
Dow Corning, a global leader in silicon and wide-bandgap semiconductor technology, raised the bar yet again for silicon carbide (SiC) crystal quality today by announcing that it now offers 150 mm diameter silicon carbide (SiC) wafers under its ground-breaking Prime Grade portfolio. Recently launched to set new standards for 100 mm SiC wafer quality, the portfolio now also …
Gemalto’s Cinterion M2M technology leverages the Sprint network
9/17/2014 6:42:14 PM
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a new initiative to enhance M2M connectivity across the United States with the certification of the Gemalto Cinterion® PCS3 module on the Sprint network. This new product is designed to provide superior efficiency in applications such as mHealth monitoring, fleet and asset tracking as …
Hitachi Data Systems And Clarion Join Forces To Accelerate The Development Of Connected Cars
9/17/2014 9:38:38 AM
News Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced a partnership with Clarion Corporation of America, a leader in consumer and commercial mobile electronics, to jointly research and develop new data-driven solutions for deployment in the next generation of Clarion in-vehicle connectivity products. The …
Registration Opens for Microchip’s Annual Greater China MASTERs Conferences
9/15/2014 1:08:02 PM
[NASDAQ:  MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, is now accepting registrations for its annual Greater China MASTERs Conferences.  The first conference will take place on 5-7 November in Beijing, followed by Taipei on 12-13 November and Shanghai on 17-19 November.  The last conference will be …
Huawei Selects Cypress’s TrueTouch Gen5 Touchscreen Controller for Sleek New MediaPad X1 Tablet
9/15/2014 11:07:06 AM
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, has selected the TrueTouch® Gen5 capacitive touchscreen controller from Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) for the MediaPad X1 tablet. The new tablet employs the Gen5 TMA568 controller’s industry-leading gloved finger tracking and hover support for its vibrant 7-inch touchscreen …
Crestron Demonstrates Expanded DigitalMedia™ 4K Product Line at CEDIA® EXPO 2014
Crestron Demonstrates Expanded DigitalMedia™ 4K Product Line at CEDIA® EXPO 2014
9/11/2014 12:27:17 PM
Building upon its leadership position in 4K, Crestron is demonstrating a full lineup of DigitalMedia 4K products at CEDIA EXPO 2014 in Denver, September 11–13, booth #150. The new DM 4K products round out the AV industry’s first and only end-to-end 4K certified distribution system. “As ULTRA HD display prices come down, homeowners want a solution that lets them enjoy …
Qualcomm Extends the Benefits of LTE and Carrier Aggregation to Entry-Level Smartphones and Tablets
9/10/2014 2:34:25 PM
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), today announced a range of new products and technologies designed to drive high-performance computing and connectivity to entry-level and mainstream smartphones and tablets.  The newest addition to its Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 200 tier, the Snapdragon 210 processor, will offer …
Carnegie Mellon’s Smart Headlights Spare the Eyes of Oncoming Drivers
Carnegie Mellon’s Smart Headlights Spare the Eyes of Oncoming Drivers
9/9/2014 2:20:55 PM
A smart headlight developed at Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute enables drivers to take full advantage of their high beams without fear of blinding oncoming drivers or suffering from the glare that can occur when driving in snow or rain at night. The programmable headlight senses and tracks virtually any number of oncoming drivers, blacking out only the …
Thinfilm Named All-Star Innovator by PharmaManufacturing.com
9/8/2014 8:49:27 AM
PharmaManufacturing.com has named Thinfilm a 2014 “All-Star Innovator” for its NFC Smart Label product. The “All-Star Innovator” program recognizes “innovative technologies that deliver practical, needed efficiencies into the drug manufacturing continuum.” Other “All-Star Innovators” on the 2014 list include 3M, GE Analytical Instruments, and Bio-Rad Laboratories. About …
Infineon Consolidates Leading Position in Power Semiconductors; Growth Despite Weak Market; Number One for the First Time in MOSFET Segment
9/8/2014 8:44:03 AM
Infineon Technologies AG consolidated its position as global market leader in power semiconductors last year. With a market share of 12.3 per cent, the company came in first for the eleventh time in a row, according to a study carried out by IHS Inc (NYSE: IHS), a business information provider. Infineon also took the lead for the first time in the market for MOSFET power …