2017-02-15 - IDT

IDT eyes GigPeak’s optical interface portfolio

Cash in hand ($25 million), IDT wants GigPeak's optical interface products for communications, cloud data centre, military and aviation markets.

2017-02-03 - Bill Schweber

Why drone detection is an interesting RF challenge

Drone proliferation brings new concerns, such as how would you try to detect a single drone or a swarm of…

2017-02-03 - Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

KAIST opens robotics centre to public

The institute has opened the Humanoid Robot Research Center to the public, aiming to further research on robotics, including a…

2017-01-26 - Graham Prophet

CPU blade boosts computing power for military

The VPX3010 kit and GPGPU products with the 384 CUDA core NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M GPU reduce development risk and…

2017-01-06 - ITRI

Fleet management system controls, charges UAVs via LTE

The ICT Solution for Drones can engage in intercontinental out-of-sight operation throughout the world using LTE.

2016-12-16 - None

AVX upgrades TCR capacitor lineup

AVX TCR series capacitors have been upgraded with new case sizes, capacitance values, voltage ratings, operating temperature and humidity ratings.

2016-12-09 - Dylan McGrath

Obama blocks acquisition of Aixtron by Chinese firm

The U.S. President Obama recently blocked the acquisition by a Chinese investment firm of semiconductor vendor Aixtron on grounds of…

2016-12-07 - None

Isolated μModule transceiver serves up protection

The LTM2885 micromodule transceiver protects from ground-to-ground differentials with 6.5kV reinforced isolation and clearance distances.

2016-12-06 - Microsemi

Microsemi offers first open architecture RISC-V IP core

The RV32IM RISC-V core is available for Microsemi's IGLOO 2 FPGAs, SmartFusion 2 system-on-chip (SoC) FPGAs or RTG4 FPGAs.

2016-12-02 - TE Connectivity

Press-fit stacking connectors match VPX daughtercard layout

Press-fit stacking connectors satisfy the need for 10Gb/s digital signals in high density packaging.

2016-11-03 - Rick Merritt

US sets up chip study group exploring China, Moore’s law

The group will look at ways to strengthen the U.S. industry in the face of competition from China and the…

2016-11-03 - Rick Merritt

Chip study group reviews US semicon competitiveness

The SIA has long lobbied to lower U.S. statutory tax rates which at 35% are higher than rates of competing…