STMicroelectronics announced that it has successfully demonstrated a next-generation variation of its world-leading smart power technology. The new technology is expected to enable significant reductions in the power consumption of a wide range of electronic systems - from new medical equipment to battery chargers in hybrid electric vehicles.
Market research firm Infonetics Research earlier this month released its fourth quarter of 2010 (4Q10) 2G/3G/4G Femtocell Equipment market share, size, and forecast report, which tracks femtocells for CDMA, W-CDMA/HSPA, and CDMA2000/EV-DO networks, and later will track 4G femtocells based on WiMAX and LTE.
AUSTIN, Texas, /PRNewswire/ -- Samsung Austin Semiconductor today announced it will hire 300 engineers and technicians in the first six months of 2011 as part of the $3.6-billion expansion of the semiconductor's plant. "In 2010, we hired more than 600 employees as part of the current expansion, bringing total employment to approximately 1,700," Charmaine Winters, senior human resources manager at Samsung Austin Semiconductor, said.
Power-One Introduces DC-DC Converters to Address Growing Demands for Telecom, Datacom and Wireless Infrastructure EquipmentMarch 31, 2011 9:38 am | Comments
CAMARILLO, Calif., (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Power-One, Inc. introduces the 1/8th brick SQL48T20033 and the 1/16th brick SSQL48T20033. Both products are rated at 20A, provide an adjustable 3.3 volt isolated output and operate over the full 36-75 telecom input voltage range. The converters are DOSA compliant, with outstanding thermal performance for use at elevated temperatures or in applications with reduced airflow.
Mouser Electronics, Inc., known throughout the industry as a top global design engineering resource for semiconductors and electronic components, today upped the power of its expansive linecard in forming a global distribution agreement with Bias Power. Bias Power is a leading manufacturer of drop-in low power, universal input, AC/DC power modules and ruggedized LED drivers.
By Josh Lowensohn The maker of a controversial mobile app that critics contend helps drunken drivers avoid police says his company is getting a raw deal from politicians and app marketplaces. Up until last week, driving-alerts application PhantomAlert had been available on Research In Motion's BlackBerry App World.
Digi-Key Corporation today announced the addition of Reference Design Library Beta to its expansive online resources. Reference Design Library beta is an interactive resource for design engineers looking for a proven circuit for their project. This library is unique as it allows filtering based on the designs' measured performance.
NEW YORK, /PRNewswire/ -- MLB.com At Bat, the top-selling, award-winning suite of mobile applications developed by MLB Advanced Media, has issued its Opening Day application updates which include a host of new features, offers and functionalities. The highlights of the latest release are a free trial of MLB.
AUSTIN, Texas -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Overwatch, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that its SoldierEyes smartphone-enabled analysis and battle tracking system will be a part of various upcoming U.S. Army field tests of smartphones, network equipment and applications.
GENEVA, /PRNewswire/ -- STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced that it was recognized as one of the '350 Most Admired Companies' for the second consecutive year, according to FORTUNE Magazine's 2011 'World's Most Admired Companies' survey results.
IRVINE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Location Based Technologies, Inc. announces the completion of the pilot run of market ready PocketFinder® devices this week. The company will begin delivering several hundred devices to U.S. as well as International distributors with most having tested early prototypes of our product set.
MECHANICSBURG, Pa., /PRNewswire/ -- ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, has unveiled a new certification program for electronic health record systems and has certified the first three products in two domains - ambulatory and inpatient - under the program. ICSA Labs, which has been designated as an Authorized Testing and Certification Body by the U.
SEATTLE, /PRNewswire/ -- Cybergolf has announced the availability of TextGolfer (http://www.textgolfer.com/), a new mobile text marketing system designed and developed specifically for golfers and golf courses. The TextGolfer system is a full feature messaging platform that enables golf courses to very easily send and sell mobile tee times, mobile coupons, tournament outings, and much more.
Lithium Coin Cell Product Line Expanded to Meet Growing Worldwide Demand from OEM and Consumer ApplicationsMarch 30, 2011 9:33 am | Comments
AZUSA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Contour Energy Systems today announced the addition of two new lithium batteries to its coin cell product line in response to worldwide demand driven by advanced electronics devices spanning OEM, consumer, medical and automotive markets. Contour’s new 2016 and 2450 lithium coin cells provide the small form factor, extended run time, higher voltage and ability to operate under wide temperature ranges required by advanced and next-generation portable electronics.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The global market for antennas for wireless infrastructure, including base station, fixed and active types, is set to reach almost $2.0 billion in 2016, according to the latest forecast from ABI Research. So-called “active” antennas are the hot segment of this market.