2016-07-19 - EPC

Kit simplifies eGaN FETs, ICs use for wireless charging

The EPC9121 is compatible with both of the current industry standards for wireless power charging: the Qi standard and the…

2016-07-19 - Peter Clarke

Softbank takes over ARM in an all-cash buyout

ARM has agreed to be bought by Softbank for Rs.2.16 lakh crore ($32.25 billion) in an all-cash deal.

2016-07-18 - Carole Mars

E-waste recyling grapples to cover logistics cost

Low commodity values for materials recovered do not cover the costs of responsible treatment for used electronics.

2016-07-15 - Rick Merritt

IBM embedds voice interface for appliances

White goods makers are testing ways to embed into appliances links to data analytics for voice interfaces.

2016-07-15 - Analog Devices

Sub-GHz transceiver improves link budgets, cuts power

The ADF7030-1 features a highly sensitive receiver and superior immunity to signal interferences as well as low power modes.

2016-07-14 - Susan Nordyk

IC charges Li-ion batteries using CC/CV algorithm

The integrated protection circuit module allows the device to be used with Li-ion batteries without any other protection chip.

2016-07-11 - STMicroelectronics

Single-chip drivers simplify precision motor control

The drivers operate from a low 18V supply voltage and support power-saving design with ultra-low standby current of less than…

2016-07-11 - None

India surges into mobile-app age with 770 crore downloads in 2016

The country trails behind China, the United States and Brazil in the number of total apps downloaded per year.

2016-07-08 - Cypress Semicondutor

Self-refresh DRAM device reduces number of needed pins

The HyperRAM and HyperFlash solution reduces pin count by at least 28 pins, decreasing design complexity and lowering PCB cost.

2016-07-06 - Helmut Demel

Bridging interfaces to solve core IoT challenges

To reach the tens of billions of devices projected to make up the IoT, designers will have to overcome significant…