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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

ADI brings zero-drift low-noise op amp for board design

BANGALORE, INDIA: Analog Devices introduced the first in a new series of high-voltage, low-noise, zero-drift, precision operational amplifiers that reduce system noise, cost, board space, and development time by providing on-chip electro-magnetic interference (EMI) filtering and eliminating the need for

SK hynix to invest $26 bn in new chip plant

By : Sharath Kumar

SINGAPORE/SEOUL,S.KOREA: SK hynix, the  SK Group’s semiconductor affiliate and runner-up to Samsung Electronics in the global memory chip industry has announced it plans to build two new chip plants over the next eight years in South Korea at a cost

Semicon market will significantly grow along with IoT

BANGALORE, INDIA: Semiconductor companies need to diversify their sales strategy to focus on the large number of smaller organizations that offer fast and stable growth, rather than relying on big deals from large customers that are in a constant state of

Audi improves car infotainment

MUMBAI, INDIA: AUDI is networking the Audi virtual cockpit system in its new high-class Q7 SUV Models. For this, it is using MOST technology, following a similar deployment in its TT Coupe Models. The car maker has partnered with Microchip

Intilop delivers on Altera FPGAs

USA/ SINGAPORE: Intilop, a player in providing ultra low latency and networking protocol accelerators like Full TCP and UDP & Mega IP cores, is now delivering optimized version of Dual 10G, up to 1K Concurrent-TCP, UDP & IGMP hardware accelerator pre-ported

SMIC’s 28nm chips power mainstream smart phones

SINGAPORE: Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation, China’s largest semiconductor foundry has announced its 28 nm process technology has been successfully adopted into mainstream smart phones. This marks a significant step in the commercial usage of 28 nm core chips, and a

Hyderabad calling: SG promises 1mn jobs in 3 yrs.

MUMBAI, INDIA: With an aim to make Telangana the most preferred investment destination in the country, the state government today announced a slew of initiatives. The first is an ambitious hike of the target of national exports from the state

Digi-Key extends Lab-in-a-Box offering to ARM University Program

BENGALURU, INDIA: Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics (DKE), has partnered with the ARM University Program to distribute the Lab-in-a-Box (LiB) to higher educational institutions around the globe. The LiB includes hardware platforms, software development tools, IP and professional software

Global semiconductor spending to grow by 2.5pc this year

BANGALORE, INDIA: Worldwide semiconductor capital spending is projected to grow 2.5pc in 2015, to $66.1 billion, according to Gartner, Inc. This is a down from the 4.1 percent growth predicted in the previous quarter’s forecast. Bob Johnson, research vice president

Nasscom, ISEA partner for Make in India initiative

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Indian software and hardware industry is aligning to further Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project, Make in India. Yes, the National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) and India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) have come

Looking to save on electricity bills? Peek into Amazon solar power store

BANGALORE, INDIA: If you are looking for energy-saving product range to save money on electricity bills, then the  solar power store on Amazon.in promises to be a one-stop-shop for you. An array of solar powered products across panels, lights, USB chargers and lots

Microchip shipped 25mn MOST devices to carmakers

BANGALORE, INDIA: Microchip Technology has shipped 25 millionth MOST50 Intelligent Network Interface Controller (INIC). as a wide variety of brands from carmakers General Motors Co. and Toyota Motor Corporation, including both volume and luxury vehicles, continue to deploy Microchip’s MOST50 devices

Maharashtra govt. allots land for the proposed EMC in Aurangabad

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Government of Maharashtra and Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) announced the allotment of 8000 sq. meter land for the proposed brownfield EMC in Aurangabad at subsidized rates and plans to earmark 100 acres of land for the proposed greenfield