LOS GATOS, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Roving Networks, announced the RN-171, its latest ultra-low power Wi-Fi module. The new module complements Roving Networks’ line of full-featured Wi-Fi modules that are small scale, completely configurable with on-board TCP/IP stack and networking functions. Measuring 26 x 18 x 3.
TOKYO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Renesas Electronics Corporation today announced that Renesas Mobile Corporation, which engages in SoC business mainly for mobile devices and car navigation systems, started operation on December 1, 2010. Renesas Electronics also announced that it has completed the purchase of the wireless modem business of Nokia Corporation on November 30, 2010, and has transferred its assets of the wireless modem business to Renesas Mobile, together with Renesas Electronics’ mobile multimedia SoC business, which Renesas Electronics spun off, through an absorption-type separation on December 1, 2010.
BOSTON -- BUSINESS WIRE) -- Deployments of HSPA+ and LTE networks will have a huge impact on all sectors of the communications industry next year, according to M/C Venture Partners, which today is releasing its annual list of the top 10 communications, technology and digital media industry trends to watch in 2011.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced that it will demonstrate the latest design and test innovations for software-defined radio (SDR) at the 2010 Wireless Innovation Forum, Dec. 1-2, in Washington, D.C. The demonstration will highlight Agilent’s new design and verification tools for orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) technology, a family of high-performance communications formats.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rapid Chinese TD-SCDMA rollouts and the often-maligned GSM/GPRS/EDGE equipment markets have benefited the base station RF power amplifier and RF power device markets. GSM/GPRS/EDGE RFPAs and devices are still shipping in the millions. The Asia-Pacific region is presently accounting for more than 50% of the RF power semiconductor devices sold into the mobile wireless infrastructure segment.
DUBLIN -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "WiMAX Service Providers by Country 2010" report to their offering. WiMAX service providers have a rich environment to create real business, not only providing services to traditional customers, but also to developing a solid ecosystem with other technology developers which are seeking for enhancing their WiMAX-based developed products.
DUBLIN -- (BUSINESS WIRE ) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Telemedicine Technologies: Information Technologies in Medicine and Telehealth" to their offering. This book brings together a broad range of topics demonstrating how information and wireless technologies can be used in healthcare.
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE )-- Parade Technologies Ltd. announced two new devices that will help manufacturers bridge the transition from LVDS to DisplayPort™ interfaces in notebook and all-in-one computers. Parade’s new PS8615 DisplayPort-to-LVDS Converter IC converts single or dual link DisplayPort inputs into single or dual link LVDS outputs, supporting display resolutions up to 1920x1200 (at 60 Hz).
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Open Core Protocol International Partnership (OCP-IP) announced the availability of the white paper titled “A Memory Subsystem Model for Evaluating Network-on-Chip Performance.” This paper discusses performance characteristics of DRAM memories that affect NoC evaluation.
CALABASAS, Calif. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- High-speed Ethernet is moving into new areas of networking including 4G wireless and the datacenter. Helping equipment designers to make the most of 40G/100G Ethernet technology in these applications is the subject of a Light Reading Webinar on Dec. 2, 2010 at 12:00 p.
RIVERWOODS, Ill.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Discover card today announced that it has begun issuing Discover® Zip® contactless credit cards and stickers, targeted at early adopters of its mobile technology. Select Discover cardmembers began receiving contactless cards and stickers in the mail on November 15.
SYDNEY (Reuters) -- Australians enjoying the summer sunshine can now know when it's time to cover up and avoid potentially cancer-causing ultraviolet rays thanks to a new iPhone application. Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world, with more than 1,850 people dying of it each year -- more than the number killed in road accidents, according to Cancer Council Australia.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp scored a victory in a long-running patent case by persuading the Supreme Court to hear its appeal against a record-breaking $290 million jury verdict for infringing a patent held by a small Canadian software firm. The result of the Supreme Court's review of the three-year old case, which is expected by the middle of next year, could alter the way patents are enforced in the United States by making it easier to challenge their validity.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Five companies, including LG Display and Taiwan's AU Optronics Corp are set to be fined by EU antitrust regulators next week for fixing prices of display panels used in consumer devices, four sources said on Tuesday. The European Commission, which handles EU regulatory affairs, charged the companies in July last year with breaching EU laws on restrictive business practices.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Retailers who saw strong online sales at the start of the holiday shopping season this weekend aim to cash in further on that momentum with Cyber Monday, one of the biggest days for Web commerce. The term Cyber Monday was coined five years ago for the day many people return to work after U.