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…

2016-09-09 - 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…

2016-09-05 - IC Insights

Price increase to boost MCU sales through 2020

Brace yourself for increasing prices of MCUs as ASPs 'stabilise' in IC Insight's 2015-2020 forecast period.

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.

2016-08-29 - None

Self-driving taxis pick passengers in Singapore

nuTonomy plans to launch a widely-available commercial robo-taxi service in Singapore by 2018.

2016-08-29 - Renesas

Power meter MCUs meet DLMS international standard

The RL78/I1C is the power meter field industry’s first to implement in hardware the AES GCM mode required by the…

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.

2016-08-24 - Jennifer Langston

Interscatter technique allows implants to talk Wi-Fi

Interscatter communication backscatters existing signals like Bluetooth in the air, transforming wireless transmissions from one technology to another.

2016-08-11 - Gartner

Global information security spending to rise 7.9%

Gartner says that the biggest opportunity for growth will come from security testing, IT outsourcing and data-loss prevention.

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…