2016-05-23 - Jacob Beningo

Prototype to production: Arduino for pro developers

Arduino has been key in turning an abstract idea into a defined product. For that reason, let's take a closer at the Arduino and how professional developers can benefit from it.

2016-05-23 - Max Maxfield

Programmable ASSPs link displays, mobile image sensors

Lattice's pASSPs combine programmable fabric and programmable I/O for customisation with high-performance MIPI D-PHY cores that can satisfy the demands of modern display and camera interface protocols.

2016-05-23 - Gartner

Smartphone sales surge in 1Q16 with 3.9% growth

Gartner said that sales were driven by demand for low-cost smartphones in emerging markets and for affordable 4G smartphones, led by 4G connectivity promotion plans from CSPs in many markets.

2016-05-23 - Integrated Device Technology

High-isolation, low-loss RF switch operates up to 8000MHz

The IDT F2932 and F2933 devices are silicon-based, single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) switches geared for communications and public safety systems, radar and general purpose switching.

2016-05-23 - Junko Yoshida

Google enters car OS race with Android N

Google has raised its game in the realm of car OS as it revealed the upcoming Android N that will come with an auto-centric variant equipped with hooks that sink much deeper into cars.

2016-05-22 - EE Times India

Lack of initiatives curb Indian manufacturing growth

According to an ASSOCHAM-Roland Berger study, poor infrastructure and inland logistics are two major impediments for growth India's manufacturing costs, projecting a decline of 15% by 2023.

2016-05-20 - Rick Merritt

TensorFlow algorithms power Google’s AI processors

Google has developed and is running in its data centres a custom accelerator for artificial intelligence it calls a tensor processing unit.

2016-05-20 - ARM

64bit multicore test chip powers premium smartphones

ARM unveiled its processor test chip includes IP, EDA tools, design flow and methodology to enable new customer tape-outs on TSMC's most advanced FinFET process.

2016-05-20 - Apple

Apple to open two iOS app dev’t centres in India

Apple is setting up two facilities that will focus on developing features for its products while also helping home-grown developers create innovative mobile apps.

2016-05-18 - R. Colin Johnson

Diamond chips oust saphhire for semicon ICs

Startup Akhan Semiconductor expects to announce a diamond semiconductor IC in a consumer product by next year, which promises to be faster, use less power, and thinner and lighter than silicon.