MacroSolve announced it has signed a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) with U.K.-based App Innovations, Ltd. Per the terms of the LOI, MacroSolve and App Innovations will negotiate an agreement for App Innovations to have a non-exclusive right to market and distribute MacroSolve's DineInsight(TM) restaurant app in the United Kingdom and other to be agreed upon markets.
Cambridge Wireless is hosting two London events focused on changing mobile operator business models and the future of connected wireless devices. With the number of wireless networked devices and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications increasing rapidly, “Connecting the next 50Bn Devices” on 7th June at BDO Offices in London, will bring together industry leaders from Neul, Numerex, Pachube, Onzo, TTP, Cambridge Consultants and Arkessa to share their thoughts on the next generation of connected devices and services.
STMicroelectronics has published its annual Sustainability Report. Entitled “Our Culture of Sustainable Excellence in Practice”, the report provides comprehensive details of ST’s Sustainability strategy, policies and performance during 2010 and illustrates how ST embeds sustainability into its business practices to create value for all of its stakeholders.
AWR announced that it won its motion for partial summary judgment against ZTE Corporation, the largest publically-traded Chinese telecommunications company. ZTE violated the terms of AWR’s software license agreement, which prohibits access and use of its proprietary software with “cracked” or unauthorized license codes.
Myriad Group AG announced an agreement to ship Myriad’s Jbed Advanced Java Virtual Machine (JVM) on Qualcomm Incorporated’s Brew® Mobile Platform (Brew MP™). Myriad’s Jbed Advanced, a market-proven Java ME platform, will be pre-integrated and optimized for Brew MP to boost application performance and deliver dynamic experiences on mass-market phones.
The Broadband Forum and the IPv6 Forum announced their cooperative effort to empower the successful adoption of IPv6 in broadband deployments worldwide, creating the ecosystem that will ensure the continued success of the Internet as new applications and user expectations grow beyond the bounds of the IPv4 protocol.
ISCO International has issued a new guide that outlines a variety of interference sources that contribute to suboptimal performance in 3G networks. ISCO has found a number of infrastructure or network configuration issues that negatively impact a previously neglected link in the wireless service experience – the uplink from the subscriber to the base station tower.
Magma's Talus IC Implementation System Supports TSMC 28-nm Process Technology through Reference Flow 12.0June 15, 2011 7:11 am | Comments
Magma Design Automation announced that Magma's Talus, Hydra, Tekton, QCP and Quartz DRC integrated circuit implementation and verification solutions have been qualified to support the TSMC Reference Flow 12.0. Through TSMC's Open Innovation Platform (OIP), Magma's product suite provides users with advanced features to address the challenges of 28-nanometer (nm) design.
RFMW and RFaxis announced a distribution agreement for the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa effective June 2, 2011. RFaxis is a leading semiconductor company with focus on developing highly integrated, silicon-based single-chip, single-die RF Front-end Integrated Circuits (RFeICs) that significantly simplify the design task and substantially improve the range, receive sensitivity and data throughput for all major wireless communications protocols including Wireless LAN (WLAN), Bluetooth, ZigBee, WiMAX and 3G/4G mobile cellular handsets.
Spectrum Interactive announced that it is to be the exclusive provider of wireless internet access at London Luton and Cardiff Airports. Spectrum will provide a pay-as-you-go WiFi service at London Luton and Cardiff Airports. The new agreement will enable both Airports to provide the seamless and always-on connectivity that business and leisure travellers crave.
United Monolithic Semiconductors Significantly Expand EM Analysis Support Using Agilent Technologies’ Most Recent Advanced Design System 2011 SoftwareJune 14, 2011 10:19 am | Comments
United Monolithic Semiconductors announced the availability of the majority of their design kits for various process technologies for use with Agilent’s recently released Advanced Design System (ADS) 2011.01 EDA software. “Agilent worked closely with us to make sure our PDK’s now support complete EM analysis,” said Eric Leclerc, manager of UMS's foundry business department.
SolMateS announced that they have received a three million dollar investment from private equity funds Twente Technology Fund and Participatiemaatschappij Oost Nederland (East-Netherlands Holding Company) on April 27th, 2011. SolMateS will use the investment to accelerate product development and international expansion for its unique production system.
Myriad Group AG announces it is in discussions with leading companies in the automotive industry to extend Android to the connected car. Recently launched at Mobile World Congress 2011, Alien Dalvik is the latest in Myriad’s recent Android innovations. Alien Dalvik enables the majority of Android applications to run unmodified on a much wider range of platforms and devices, which allows mobile operators, OEMs, and now the automotive industry to leverage and extend Android’s rich ecosystem of applications to the connected car.
Power-One and Zentrum Mikroelektronik Dresden AG (ZMDI), announced that they entered into a non-exclusive, worldwide, Field of Use agreement for Digital Power Technology (DPT) patents from Power-One. Digital Power Technology drives increased system efficiency, improved design flexibility, faster time to market, decreased footprint size and lower system costs.
Cortus S.A., MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation and Taegee Company, Ltd., have collaborated to develop an advanced, low power, 32bit microprocessor based ASMCU (Application Specific Microcontroller) and associated IP for use in products such as tablet computers, smart phones, laptops and other widely-used touch screen applications.