The QTC force sensors can be configured to sense X-Y position through touch and applied force in the Z-axis.
Asia-Pacific PC shipments have reached 24.7 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 7.6% decline from the third quarter of 2015.
The MCUs' analog-to-digital converter for detecting motor positions is accelerated, realising a 0.5ms conversion speed.
Gartner expects that by 2020, a natural-language interaction could be delivered that creates scenarios with significantly improved value.
The high electron mobility of IGZO allows for transistor miniaturisation and circuit thinning, according to Sharp.
Google is in talks with OEMs about embedding in their consumer electronics products the Assistant, a voice recognition and search client.
As many as five of Qualcomm's chips are inside the Pixel phones, the Snapdragon 821, two PMICs, an audio codec and a Wi-Fi/Bluetooth combo chip.
Developers believe the use of USI standard (1.0) will dramatically expand to use of stylus-dependent applications.
The chipset enables 1W transfer just 11mm-dia coils in the receiver or up to 3W using larger coils and a full-bridge circuit in the transmitter.
The low-power CS47L90 delivers "Always On" voice activation and Hi-Fi audio playback to smartphones.