2017-02-06 - Graham Prophet

Anti-crash technology enables BIOS restoration

Arbor Technology’s BIOS ACT is designed to enable BIOS code recovery from a secondary on-board Flash and restart in case of a BIOS failure.

2017-01-09 - Wipro

Wipro’s TV middleware drives Hisense 4K TVs

Wipro integrated its software stack with Hisense’s 4K TV product portfolio and helped accelerate product development of 4K LCD TV variants.

- Nordic Semiconductor

Nordic readies SoCs for Bluetooth 5

Nordic Semiconductor’s Bluetooth 5-ready SoCs enable increase in device and node connections as well as range.

2016-12-15 - None

NXP extends S08 8bit MCU line with new models

NXP Semiconductors has announced extending longevity of its S08 8bit microcontrollers (MCUs) as well as additional S08 8bit MCUs next year.

2016-10-27 - NXP Semiconductors

MCU toolkit works with ARM Cortex-M ecosystem tools

MCUXpresso unifies Kinetis and LPC MCUs under a set of compatible tools, including a software development kit and integrated development environment.

2016-09-09 - Vivek Nanda

Using sound waves for contactless payments

Startup ToneTag has replicated the NFC experience without the NFC hardware. CEO Kumar Abhishek says they can process transactions under 300ms using sound waves.

- Vivek Nanda

ToneTag readies commercial rollout

ToneTag CEO Kumar Abhishek: We want to cover 70% of the offline retail space in the country in the next 2 years.

2016-09-04 - NXP Semiconductors

Transistor allows better control over heating process

The secret to efficient and effective heating is NXP’s MHT1004N, which is specifically developed as a 300W cooking device.

2016-08-26 - Maxim Integrated

MCU enables PCI-PTS 4.1 certification

For PCI-PTS 4.1 certification, products must pass increased levels of differential power analysis and simple power analysis (DPA/SPA) attack testing.

2016-08-05 - Junko Yoshida

Jeep hack reveals hole in auto security

Security experts have injected rogue messages into a vehicle’s CAN bus, resulting in a full-speed attack on the Jeep’s steering and acceleration.