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Raspberry Pi eyes industrial applications with Compute Module 3

element14, the distributor and manufacturer of the Raspberry Pi family of products and accessories, has announced the launch Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3, Raspberry Pi Compute Module Lite and Raspberry Pi Compute Module Development kit. These modules allow a designer

Larry Paulson appointed as vice president and president of Qualcomm India

Qualcomm Incorporated has appointed Larry Paulson as vice president and president of Qualcomm India. He was Vice President Product Management- Qualcomm Device Reference Designs (QRD) at Qualcomm prior to this. In his new role, he will provide leadership and drive business growth

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 835 to power immersive AR and VR experiences

USA: At CES, Qualcomm has unveiled the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with X16 LTE, the first mobile platform to be commercially manufactured using the 10nm FinFET process node. It is designed to simultaneously meet the high performance demands, thermal limits and power

MediaTek unveils integrated chipset MT2533D for smart headsets and hands-free systems

At CES, MediaTek has unveiled MT2533D, an integrated chipset designed for wireless headphones and in-vehicle hands-free systems, to give users an optimal experience whether they are listening or speaking. The chipset will be available to device makers in Q1, 2017. “The combination of

Analog Devices, Dell EMC working on IoT solutions for the safety of first responders in emergency

BANGALORE, INDIA: Analog Devices and Dell EMC unveiled a proof of concept (POC) for an Internet of Things (IoT) solution that tracks the health and location of first responders. The POC IoT solution is designed to improve the safety and effectiveness of

NI showcases innovations that meet real-world engineering challenges for IoT & 5G

BANGALORE, INDIA: At its annual conference on graphical system design NIDays this week in Bangalore, NI India showcased the newly added products to its list of existing tools aimed at accelerating the productivity of engineers and researchers working in the areas of IoT, 5G, industrial automation,

Qualcomm launches 3 new mid-range Snapdragon processors for performance phones

Qualcomm Technologies has introduced three new Qualcomm Snapdragon processors in its Snapdragon 600 and 400 tiers: the 653, 626, and 427. The new Snapdragon processors are designed to deliver higher levels of processing performance than their predecessors for high performance and high volume mobile

MediaTek to start smartphone designing program in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: To develop talent for India’s fast-growing handset industry, MediaTek today announced a Smartphone Design-Training program in collaboration with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), India, Indian Cellular Association (ICA) and the Ministry of Economic Affairs(MOEA), Taiwan.

Making voice remote controls gets easier with TI solution

BANGALORE, INDIA: Texas Instruments (TI) has launched new voice remote control solutions as part of its SimpleLink ultra-low power platform. This will help developers to add ultra-low power Bluetooth low energy, ZigBee RF4CE or multi-standard connectivity to their designs for

MediaTek brings quick battery charging tech for smartphones

BANGALORE, INDIA: As some battery demanding applications starts draining your smartphone battery quickly, the users now feel the need to re-charge the smartphone battery more often than they used to do earlier. “The engineering challenge in the smartphone world today

Synopsys aims to make connected vehicles safe & secure

BANGALORE, INDIA: Synopsys is expanding its Software Integrity strategy to address the cybersecurity and safety challenges faced by the automotive industry. The automotive industry as a whole lacks the cognizance, resources and institutionalized best practices necessary to test and secure

Synopsys announces winners of Custom Design Contest

BANGALORE, INDIA: Two students of the RMK Engineering College- Vinoth Rajendran and Balan Premkumar won the first place in the Synopsys India Custom Design Contest, 2015. This contest gives students the opportunity to showcase their talent in electronic design. The participant

Factors that boost entrepreneurial innovation in ESDM

Jaswinder Ahuja The Indian government has introduced several initiatives over the last year and a half to provide an impetus to the nascent electronics industry. The ‘Make in India’ campaign along with  the Digital India and 100 Smart Cities initiatives

Two startups recognized for their IoT enabled healthcare products at IoTNext 2015

BANGALORE, INDIA: India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) alongwith The Indus Entreprenuer (TiE), Bangalore and General Electric (GE) has announced the winners for of Innovation Award and Impact Award. IESA, TiE and GE have shortlisted 8 innovative healthcare companies, from

ESDM sector outlook for 2016: IESA

BANGALORE, INDIA: Vinay Shenoy, Chairman, IESA , shares outlook on technology trends in the ESDM sector for 2016, as well as other anticipated developments across key vertical industries. The domestic consumer electronics and durables sector has been growing substantially since

Waitan launches world’s first 1.8-inch microSATA SSD ejector

SHANGHAI, CHINA: Waitan, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of military and industrial grade solid state drives, has announced its patent pending 1.8-inch microSATA SSD ejector product. The ejector is the first and the only available in the market of

Samsung to cut jobs in manufacturing plants

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: Samsung Group is considering jobs cuts to save costs in countries that Samsung runs manufacturing plants in. However, Samsung Electronics, the groups flagship company is tight-lipped about the job costs. The group will increase its reduction of managerial-level workers

Korea to boost OLED industry

SEOUL, S.KOREA: Korea has already designated OLEDs as one of the next-generation key items. The government now plans to expand tax benefits, tariff cuts and various kinds of administrative support to LG in an attempt to expand the country’s footprint

Electronics sector to get a boost of $400 bn in next few years

BANGALORE, INDIA: Inaugurating IESA’s Deftronics 2015, TRAI Chairman, R.S. Sharma said, that investment in the electronics manufacturing sector has not achieved its potential yet, though the current demand in the sector is valued at USD 100 billion. India’s electronics manufacturing sector

AMD demos hardware-based GPU virtualization

NEW DELHI, INDIA: AMD at VMworld 2015 demonstrated the AMD Multiuser GPU– a hardware-based GPU virtualization solution. This enables a virtualized workstation-class experience with full ISV certifications and local desktop-like performance. With the AMD Multi-user GPU, IT pros can configure