Expands nano3G range of Access Points into the home At its European User Group conference in Central London, ip.access announced a new C8 consumer femtocell Access Point. In front of representatives from its existing customer base, which numbers some 60 network operators, ip.access unveiled the smart new 3G residential small cell which can provide strong 3G signal for up to eight phones simultaneously within a home or home office.
Infobip announced its support for a free USSD-based informatics study programme. Using Infobip's USSD Centre and Infobip-provided connectivity to local mobile operators, this initiative provides a free learning service available to anyone with a mobile handset. Through a series of menus, the programme randomly lists key IT terms and concepts and gives a short definition understandable to the general public regardless of their previous knowledge.
The Deeter Electronics has added a Wireless Modbus Gateway to its range of Wireless Sensor Network products. Any users of Modbus communication protocols will find the new Deeter Wireless Modbus Gateway is a simple and cost effective way to connect a Deeter Wireless Sensor network to a Modbus system to monitor physical or environmental conditions, such as liquid levels, temperature, humidity, vibration, pressure and proximity.
STMicroelectronics has perfected one of the world’s first automotive ICs supporting advanced networking technology to unlock valuable improvements in fuel efficiency and emissions. The chip will help car makers respond to changing new-car legislation in major markets worldwide, aiming to save fuel and reduce emissions.
Jadu announced a new mobile web publishing service called ‘Weejot’ that will enable organizations and brands to easily publish apps to the rapidly expanding mobile web. Weejot, a breakthrough new service, is delivered through a cloud based software as a service (SaaS) network. It provides organisations and marketers with the tools to deploy and manage mobile web applications based on apps and icons that can be deployed to handheld devices supporting the HTML5 and CSS3 standards such as iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone devices.
Imec implements multi-mode digital TV receiver on reconfigurable processor with record area efficiencyOctober 10, 2011 11:12 pm | Comments
Leuven (Belgium) – October 10, 2011 – Imec developed a reconfigurable receiver for highly diversified digital video broadcasting standards (DVB-T, ISDB-T and ATSC). The receiver is realized using algorithm-architecture co-optimization of imec’s reconfigurable processor ADRES. The solution combines better area efficiency than reference dedicated ASICs with state-of-the-art performance.
San Diego, USA/Leuven, Belgium – October 10, 2011 – Imec and Holst Centre announce an innovative body patch that integrates an ultra-low power electrocardiogram (ECG) chip and a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) radio. This unique combination fuses power-efficient electronics and standardized communication, opening new perspectives for long-term monitoring in health, wellness and medical applications.
6WIND, the industry standard for commercial multicore packet processing software, today announced the availability of its 6WINDGate software with optimized support for the Intel Data Plane Development Kit (Intel DPDK). 6WIND will showcase its support for the Intel DPDK at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco from September 13th through 15th (booth 106).
TELEHOUSE America announces that Optical Communications Group, expands its fiber network into the new TELEHOUSE New York Chelsea data center facility. Situated at 85 10th Avenue in Manhattan, TELEHOUSE Chelsea Center offers both carriers and end-user clients high capacity, reliable and high performance network services with low cross connect fees, among other benefits.
Globecomm told the IBC conference that Ka-band was creating enormous opportunities for satellite operators as well as being a crucial factor in bringing advanced triple play content to rural areas across the world. Paul Scardino, VP of Corporate Sales and Marketing, was speaking at the World Teleport Association Dialogue Panel.
Interoute Communications has announced its top line revenues grew to €167 million for the first six months of 2011; a 20% increase over the same period in 2010. A surge in enterprise uptake for Interoute’s Cloud-based Unified ICT offering, combined with renewed international demand for pan-European bandwidth services have continued to fuel the company’s growth into 2011.
AFP will supply the Chinese news agency Xinhua with photos for its multimedia telco products in the fast growing Chinese mobile market, under an agreement signed by the two agencies. ‘This is an important step forward in AFP’s penetration of the vast China market’, AFP chairman Emmanuel Hoog said.
Energy Micro, the energy friendly microcontroller and radio company, has announced the availability of a development kit supporting their ARM Cortex-M3-based EFM32 Giant Gecko microcontrollers. Referenced EFM32GG-DK3750 and priced at $349, the kit provides users with full J-Trace and J-Link support plus access to the Giant Gecko´s low energy features including a backup power domain, USB connectivity and TFT display drivers, and a 400nA energy mode.
According to Apple, first-day preorders of the iPhone 4S hit 1 million, easily besting the previous single-day preorder record of 600,000 set last year by the iPhone 4. "We are blown away with the incredible customer response to iPhone 4S," Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing, said in a statement today announcing the feat.
On Tuesday, October 11th, the 35th SEMICON Europa will open its doors in Dresden. Until Thursday, more than 350 exhibitors from 20 nations will present their products at the leading trade fair of the European semiconductor industry. SEMICON Europa mainly focusses on manufacturers and suppliers of technologies, machines, equipment, components, materials and services for semiconductor production, microelectronics, microsystems technology as well as on their customers and numerous research and development companies.