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Report: Chinese Phone Comes Preloaded with Spyware

June 17, 2014 6:41 pm | by Raphael Satter & Frank Jordans, Associated Press | News | Comments

A cheap brand of Chinese-made smartphones carried by major online retailers comes preinstalled with espionage software, a German security firm said Tuesday. G Data Software said it found malicious code hidden deep in the propriety software...

HotSeat24: IMS2014 General Chair

June 17, 2014 10:11 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

In this episode of the HotSeat, Wireless Design and Development spoke with Dr. Larry Dunleavy, General Chair of IMS2014...                            

Stylr App Is Wal-Mart Tech Lab's Latest Buy

June 17, 2014 9:56 am | by Anne D'innocenzio, AP Retail Writer | News | Comments

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s innovation lab is diving deeper into mobile apps with another acquisition. The latest purchase for @WalmartLabs is Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores. Terms of the deal were not disclosed..

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Letters to the Editor: The Societal Risks of Self-Driving Cars

June 17, 2014 9:25 am | by WDD Staff | Articles | Comments

A recent letter to the editor identifies some apprehensions with connected car technologies...                             

HotSpot Episode 67: How Your Private Data Is Used Online

June 16, 2014 11:39 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

This week on WDD’s HotSpot: Recently, NASA beamed a high-definition video message, “Hello, World!”, 260 miles from the International Space Station to Earth using a new laser communications instrument. The message was the first 175-megabit communication...

Bel Agrees to Acquire Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions from Emerson for $98 Million

June 16, 2014 10:48 am | by WDD Staff | News | Comments

Bel Fuse Inc. has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions (ECS) business of Emerson Inc. Bel will pay approximately $98 million in cash to acquire the ECS business, which had 2013 revenue of approximately $83 million...

RFMW Introduces Low Threshold Limiter Module with Coverage to 6 GHz

June 16, 2014 10:30 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW announces design and sales support for Skyworks SKY16601-555LF PIN diode limiter module covering the frequency range of 0.5 to 6.0 GHz. The SKY16601-555LF addresses a growing need for receiver low noise amplifier (LNA) protection in microwave applications...

Analog Devices RF ICs for Multi-Band Base Stations and Microwave Point-to-Point Radios

June 16, 2014 10:14 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Analog Devices has introduced new highly integrated RF ICs that greatly simplify the design and reduce the development cost of multi-band base stations and point-to-point (PtP) radios...

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API Technologies Introduces New Rad-Hard Power Conversion and Control Products

June 16, 2014 9:50 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

API Technologies has introduced a new line of radiation-hardened (rad-hard) power conversion and control products designed for extreme environmental conditions and radiation exposure...

Jewell Instruments Announces New Miniature Quartz Flexure Accelerometers

June 16, 2014 9:29 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Jewell Instruments has announced the addition of their new QFM-180 high temperature force-balanced miniature quartz flexure accelerometer sensors to their Inertial Sensors and Controls product group...

May/June 2014 – Connected Cars – Changing the Way We Travel

June 13, 2014 5:08 pm | by WDD Staff | Digital Editions | Comments

The May/June issue of Wireless Design and Development focuses on connected cars, EMI-quiet environments, and byte-level caching.

Photo of the Day: The Internet of Things Ecosystem

June 12, 2014 11:33 pm | by IDTechEx | News | Comments

Analyst views of the Internet of Things vary drastically depending on how one defines the topic. As a result, there is the potential for much hyping. Having thoroughly researched the topic, IDTechEx has mapped the IoT ecosystem where IoT centers on things...

Samsung Tablets to Have Richer Colors in Screens

June 12, 2014 11:23 pm | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

New tablet computers from Samsung will feature screens that are richer in color than standard LCDs. These screens, known as AMOLED for active-matrix organic light-emitting diodes, are already found in smartphones made by Samsung and a few...

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Starbucks to Offer Wireless Charging Pads

June 12, 2014 11:15 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Soon you may not have to fumble or fight for a power outlet to charge your phone at your neighborhood Starbucks. Starbucks and Duracell say they are rolling out Powermat wireless charging devices in stores in San Francisco. The charging spots will expand into...

Gadget Watch: Huawei's Mate2 Phone Good at $299

June 12, 2014 11:13 pm | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Mention Huawei in the U.S., and you're likely to get a blank look. Either that person has never heard of the Chinese phone maker or has heard something about security concerns raised by lawmakers in Washington. Huawei Technologies Co. believes it can overcome...

Cornell Dubilier’s Ruggedized Flatpack Capacitors

June 12, 2014 6:15 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cornell Dubilier Electronics announced it has expanded its line of MLS Flatpack aluminum electrolytic capacitors to include a high vibration package, type HVMLS and a high reliability burn-in option, type HRMLS...

Measurement Specialties Introduces New Inline Strain Gage Amplifier

June 12, 2014 5:14 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Measurement Specialties has released the Model 142, a low-noise inline strain gage amplifier with an auto-zero function that provides extreme measurement accuracy...

NVIDIA Launches GRID Test Drive

June 12, 2014 4:59 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

NVIDIA has announced the availability of GRID Test Drive, a simple and secure way to test the power of NVIDIA's GRID technology for cloud-delivered graphics acceleration from almost any location...

Coaxicom Manufactures Virtually Non-Magnetic SMA Connectors

June 12, 2014 4:35 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Coaxial Components recently introduced a truly non-magnetic SMA connector series in response to the growing medical equipment industry...

Sente Group CEO to Present Methodologies for Managing Test Organizations

June 12, 2014 10:37 am | by Brittany Dorfner, Trefoil Group | News | Comments

Paul McNamara, CEO of The Sente Group, will present breakthrough methodologies for managing the resources of large test organizations at AIAA’s AVIATION 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday, June 16th. As part of the “Ground Test Facility Operation and Improvement” track, the presentation will emphasize the importance of managing test operations...

Agilent Technologies Announces Installation of Oscilloscope at Twente University

June 12, 2014 10:24 am | by Janet Smith, Americas, Agilent Technologies | News | Comments

Agilent Technologies Inc. has announced the installation of an Infiniium Z-Series oscilloscope, a universal measurement machine, at the University of Twente, the Netherlands, an institute for electronic engineering in Enschede...

TIA Encourages HHS Secretary to Examine Changes in Telehealth and Remote Monitoring

June 12, 2014 10:07 am | by Farrah Kim, Rational 360 | News | Comments

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), an association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, joined a number of stakeholders in urging newly-confirmed Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell to take a technology-neutral approach towards a fully-connected health ICT ecosystem...

Telehealth Improves Forensic Examinations for Sexual Abuse

June 11, 2014 2:57 pm | by University of California - Davis Health System | News | Comments

Researchers have shown that telehealth consultations for clinicians at rural hospitals improve their ability to provide forensic examinations for sexual abuse. Published in the journal Child Abuse & Neglect, the study showed that clinicians with access to...

China's Startups Hope for Boom after Alibaba IPO

June 11, 2014 8:39 am | by Jack Chang, Associated Press | News | Comments

Nils Pihl has spent 18 months building what he calls cutting-edge software to crunch "really big data sets." But instead of going to Silicon Valley, the 27-year-old Swede and his four colleagues have been working on his invention from a small apartment...

RF Upconverter Compact Vector Signal Generator

June 10, 2014 11:42 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

The R&S SGU100A RF upconverter from Rohde & Schwarz extends the frequency range of the R&S SGS100A vector signal generator from 12.75 GHz to 20 GHz...

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