Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA announces that it shipped its 500 millionth 2.4GHz ULP wireless chip during the summer. Nordic Semiconductor is a Norwegian fabless semiconductor company specializing in ULP short-range wireless communication in the license-free 2.4GHz and sub-1-GHz Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) bands.
Former Digital Director of Initiative (part of Inter Public Group) joins Near Field Communications (NFC) startup Tapit as Agency Director. Part of Tapit’s global strategy is to provide innovation opportunities to creative, digital and media agencies. In turn, agencies are able to offer their clients innovation using the latest mobile technology, NFC, combined with Tapit’s infrastructure.
Rohde & Schwarz UK announced that it has been nominated for no less than two Elektra European Electronics Industry Awards. In the Test Product of the Year category, Rohde & Schwarz’ FSW spectrum and signal analyser is among the six products shortlisted to contest the top spot, whilst Rohde & Schwarz’ longstanding University support programme has been highlighted as a contender for the Educational Support Award.
XCom Global announced that it has been selected as a finalist in the Communications Products and Services category for the upcoming 18th Annual TechAmerica High Tech Awards. As the leading voice representing the U.S. technology industry, TechAmerica takes pride in recognizing outstanding regional companies every year at its annual awards ceremony.
DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Fujitsu to integrate DTS technologies into a wide range of laptop PCs and desktop All-In-One computers. The Fujitsu FH, AH, NH and SH series computers will launch in Winter 2010 in the Japan market with DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC™ software.
Formicary Collaboration Group is providing insight on developing bespoke enterprise apps at the BlackBerry Innovation Forum 2011 being held at Excel in London on the 12th October. Formicary and the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will present a customer case study on BlackBerry PlayBook at 12 noon during the first breakout session.
CyberOptics Semiconductor will discuss how a “Wireless Particle Counting Wafer Improves Semiconductor Tool Qualification” during ISMI Manufacturing Week 2011 to be held in Austin, TX during October 17 - 21. On October 20th, during technical session 8, Allyn Jackson, CyberOptics Technical Support Manager, will explain how the WaferSense® Airborne Particle Sensor offers faster, more accurate qualification of process tools than traditional particle measurement methods such as monitor wafers and bench-top counters.
Berkeley Varitronics Systems, a leading provider of advanced wireless solutions and products to the domestic and international wireless telecommunications and security markets has tapped L&G International, Ltd. as an associate partner for the U.K.. L&G will be selling and supporting Berkeley's cell phone detection products throughout the United Kingdom.
Corning Cable Systems introduces its preterminated Evolant Solutions for Wireless Networks. Based on fiber-fed remote radio technology, the field-proven fiber-to-the-antenna (FTTA) solutions enable fast plug-and-play deployments that can save time and money. Today’s wireless operators face ongoing challenges to supply the coverage and capacity customers want, especially for data.
Rovi Corporation announced the launch of TotalCode, which is a new line of high-quality encoding solutions with advanced capabilities to help streamline the production and delivery of digital entertainment. Built on Rovi's industry-proven MainConcept codec technology, and including support for the latest adaptive streaming codecs, TotalCode is designed for post-production facilities and enterprise-class digital content providers such as broadcasters, cable operators and digital storefront operators.
IEE, specializing in the design, test support and fielding of human system interface (HSI) display technologies in a wide range of military/aerospace, industrial and retail applications, has appointed Thomas Whinfrey as president and CEO. Whinfrey brings more than 25 years of experience in managing operations and strategies for a number of large companies throughout the military and aerospace industries.
AVX Corporation announced that it has taken delivery of the first shipment of verified conflict-free DRC tantalum ore from the 'Solutions for Hope Project' through the secure "closed pipe" supply line. AVX is also pleased to announce that four additional leading technology companies have joined the project, including Intel and HP.
Integrated Solution Enables High Capacity Backhaul for Fixed-to-Mobile and Mobile-to-Mobile Applications Broadband Antenna Tracking Systems and DragonWave announced the successful integration of BATS’ automatic antenna aiming and tracking technology with DragonWave’s Horizon packet microwave solutions.
MTN South Africa has enlisted the services of Arieso, a provider of customer-centric network performance solutions for mobile operators, to prepare, monitor and maximise the performance of its 3G network for end-users nationwide. MTN has deployed ariesoGEO to precisely locate performance issues and traffic hotspots in its mobile networks using location-aware subscriber information.
eoSemi has appointed Intralink as strategic sales partner for the East Asian markets of Japan, China, Taiwan and Korea. Headquartered in Oxford, UK, with offices in Tokyo, Shanghai, Taipei and Seoul, as well as locations across Europe and the United States, Intralink creates and implements business development strategies for Japan, China, Taiwan and Korea to enable technology companies to gain entry to these markets and establish a permanent presence through a local subsidiary, acquisition or partnership.