Adam Schreck, AP Business Writer DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Udoay Ghosh sat sipping coffee before an early morning flight from Dubai International Airport, looking with affection at his two — yes, two — BlackBerry smart phones laid out in front of him. As an executive for electronics company G-Hanzs, the Dubai-based businessman travels about 300 days a year and uses the gadgets to keep up with more than 100 e-mails a day.
SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AirMagnet, now part of Fluke Networks, today announced that it has been granted United States Federal Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 certification for its most recent version of the AirMagnet Enterprise SmartEdge sensors (the 5200 series), equipped with full 802.
SINGAPORE & JENA, Germany -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The technology supplier, Sunny Ocean Studios, presents a world first at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore. For the first time, a public video wall with an 84-inch screen will provide 3D entertainment without the need for glasses. On the display, Sunny Ocean Studios will show material it has devised itself and which will allow a 3D experience without additional visual aids.
Skyworks’ Solutions Being Leveraged in Personal Base Stations for Homes and Small Offices that Enhance CoverageAugust 17, 2010 10:31 am | Comments
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. announced that Samsung is leveraging several of its solutions for its newest femtocell offering, including Verizon’s Wireless Network Extender. Samsung’s latest offering, the new code division multiple access (CDMA) plug-and-play personal base station, or femtocell, for homes or small offices, provides customers with enhanced cellular coverage, helping to eliminate “dead spots”.
Molex Incorporated has launched Connector.com, a new interactive blog site that will provide users with access to the latest connector industry news, trends and opinions. Molex connector and industry experts will offer commentary on issues and challenges relevant to today’s design engineers. Initial articles will include general connector topics as well as higher power delivery and sustainable solutions.
Cell phones and a slew of emerging devices will power the market for consumer electronics and cell phone Microelectromechanical (MEMS) sensors toward solid, uninterrupted growth in 2010 and beyond, according to the market research firm iSuppli Corporation. Revenue for MEMS sensors and actuators used in consumer electronics and mobile handsets is projected to reach $1.
As a delegate at Darnell’s Power Forum (DPF 2010), September 13-15 in Chicago, you’ll hear the latest developments in Energy Harvesting, Digital Power, Advanced Components, Packaging, the Smart Grid, and more. DPF 2010 will feature an informative and lively Round Table discussion on Architectures, Topologies, Materials or Applications: What will be the Most Important Driver for the Power Electronics Industry in the Future? Scheduled panelists include: •Alex Lidow, CEO Efficient Power Corporation •Chris Young, Sr.
CAMPBELL, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AOptix Technologies, Inc. announced the commercial product release of InSight™ VM, the second in a series of products from the iris recognition system innovator. The InSight VM reflects a vertical orientation of all components so that the new form factor is slender with a compact footprint.
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracketron launched a new marketing campaign featuring Microsoft Tag - a breakthrough technology that allows users instant access to online content with the simple scan of a barcode using their smartphone. Initially, Bracketron is using tagging to connect users with product videos that they can instantly view directly on their phones while in a retail store, at a tradeshow or while viewing a print advertisement or brochure.
On-Ramp Wireless Inc. Selects IAR Embedded Workbench to Support Rapid Prototyping and Application IntegrationAugust 16, 2010 6:34 am | Comments
IAR Systems announced that IAR Embedded Workbench for TI MSP430 device has been selected by On-Ramp Wireless for their latest Ultra-Link Processing wireless technology. IAR Embedded Workbench will be packaged with the On-Ramp Ultra-Link Processing wireless networking System Development Kit (SDK).
DRAPER, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- e-zy.net announces the release of the EZBase 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz wireless base station or client system, with 15 hours of integrated battery backup. Real world throughput is up to 25 Mb per second and useable range is up to 20 miles with customer supplied antenna. “The main feature of this base station, which sets it apart from any other product available on the market today, is its ability to provide 24/7 operation in areas where AC power is not 100% reliable ” said Scott Parsons, CEO.
NETGEAR and Panasonic Deliver the Optimal Wirelessly Connected Experience for the Panasonic VIERA Line of TVsAugust 13, 2010 5:42 am | Comments
SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NETGEAR, Inc announced that Panasonic has selected NETGEAR as the only third-party brand to support its VIERA line of TVs, commencing with its NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter (WNDA3100). Together, NETGEAR and Panasonic are enabling consumers to access and stream online content to their TVs, and create the ultimate, connected entertainment experience.
CHICAGO, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ announced availability of the NAVTEQ Mobile Marketing Platform to U.S. TV and radio broadcasters. The easy-to-use, self-serve Mobile Marketing Platform enables broadcasters to cross-market program and advertising content to mobile phone users and to create new ways to monetize by extending advertising opportunities to the mobile channel.
Wireless History Foundation (WHF) will hold its inaugural Wireless Hall of Fame dinner in San Francisco on Oct. 5, 2010. At this first-ever event, industry leaders will honor newly named members of the Wireless Hall of Fame and recognize previous honorees from the early years of wireless. The dinner will take place at the Palace Hotel, the evening before the CTIA Enterprise and Applications 2010 tradeshow Oct.
Enterprise Mobile Data Service Revenues from Healthcare, Retail and Manufacturing Sectors to Reach $27 Billion by 2014August 13, 2010 5:42 am | Comments
NEW YORK - August 11, 2010 - The latest quarterly update to ABI Research’s enterprise mobility regional market data sets shows that healthcare, retail and manufacturing, three sectors each with a double-digit share, will command over 36% of all mobile business customer data revenues worldwide over the next five years.