If the Apple Watch succeeds, so will other smartwatches. If it fails, the smartwatch category will remain a niche.
Dave Leonard, chief data center officer at ViaWest, details his talk at AFCOM's Data Center World as well as the evolution of the data center market.
Nvidia is aiming to become a significant force in the streaming player market with an Android-based set-top box called Shield targeted at gamers.
While such a wearable device will need to be mass produced at a decent price, the reception of the Apple Watch and the success of Google's Android Wear platform play a role in the device's success.
The proposed $11.8 billion deal will make the combined new company the 7th largest chip supplier in the world and put the new company in a very strong position to compete in the highly-competitive automotive semiconductor space.
With Broadcom joining Quantenna, Qualcomm and Marvell to support the multi-user MIMO 802.11ac standard, it should become a major feature of new devices being rolled out in 2015.
After its most recent earnings announcement, Tesla said it is continuing with plans to produce high volumes of Li-ion batteries not only for electric vehicles but for stationary energy storage applications as well.
After a strong 2014 where capacity ran high and prices began to recover, will the windfall for panel makers continue into 2015 or will challenges emerge?
After a rebranding of its modem product line including its Snapdragon line, things are heating up in the LTE chipset arena as Qualcomm hopes to recapture lost market share from competitors.
The market for color changeable indoor LED luminaires is expected to reach 9.2 million units by 2018, now the challenge is how to calculate return on investment for these new smart lighting options.
With the expansion of the Qi wireless power standard for up to 15 Watt delivery, larger devices can now be charged such as tablets and notebooks and speeds up mobile handset charging.
With UVs becoming popular in the country, the government has established an inventive program offering 25 percent off EVs and PHEVs.
The Apple TV remains Apple’s sole foray into the living room, despite years of rumors revolving around an iOS-based smart TV. The device continues to sell well for Apple, with the company recently announcing in quarterly results that 25 million units had been sold cumulatively as of the end of
Samsung has been investing in various mobile wallet services in the past two years and with LoopPay’s payment technology it will only accelerate its position in the market and have a direct competitor to Apple Pay.
Residential and small commercial solar player has been growing rapidly in the Americas market and a public offering could boost sales in Europe.
Consumer electronics giant is boosting its production of CMOS image sensor wafers to 80,000 per month and is focusing on stacked solutions for easier integration into mobile handsets.
IHS predicts that global PV inverter revenue for 2015 and 2016 combined will reach $13.2 billion, and that Japan and the U.S. will account for nearly half of this.
With OPEC stating oil prices could surge to $200 per barrel, alternate powertrain vehicles, which have suffered since the sharp decline in oil prices took hold, could once again see a swell in demand.
Canon shows its commitment to increasing its position in the video surveillance market after making a move to buy the largest supplier of network cameras in Axis Communications.
After suffering a revenue decline of 6.6 percent in 2014, the Chinese market for medium-voltage motors is expected to continue to contract in 2015, although not as extreme, due to price cuts and continued macroeconomic issues.
The 2016 event was mentioned in our writeup on a startup from USC that built interest in their affordable AR device while sharing cabin space with venture capitalists onboard a chartered flight to the event.
In 2018, the IEEE Radar Conference arrives in vibrant Oklahoma City for the first time. Being centrally located in the US, OKC is known for great Southern cuisine, Midwestern hospitality, and a good helping of Wild West cowboy culture. Nearby Norman, OK is also the home of NOAA’s National Severe Storms Laboratory and the Advanced Radar Research Center at the University of Oklahoma, who collectively have driven much of the modern-day weather radar technology in the US. Do not miss this exciting week filled with novel radar advances and down-home fun.
For more than 30 years, the combined annual Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits has been the world’s premier mid-year conference for microelectronics technology, providing an opportunity for the world’s top device technologists, circuit and system designers to exchange leading-edge ideas. Held together since 1987, the Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits have alternated each year between sites in the US and Japan, enabling attendees to learn about new directions in the development of VLSI technology & circuit design through the industry’s leading research and development presentations.
The comprehensive technical programs at the two Symposia – fully overlapping again this year – are supplemented with short courses, invited speakers and several evening panel sessions. Since 2012, the Symposia have presented joint focus sessions that include invited and contributed papers on topics of mutual interest to both technology and circuit attendees. A single registration enables participants to attend both Symposia.