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Highlights From 19th Annual SNUG Conference, Bangalore

BANGALORE, INDIA: Synopsys hosted its 19th annual Synopsys Users Group (SNUG) conference earlier this month in Bengaluru, India.  SNUG India is part of a global Synopsys program that began in 1991 to provide users of Synopsys design tools, IP, and technology

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 700 series woos mid-tier smartphone segment with AI

SPAIN: Qualcomm has introduced the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 700 Mobile Platform Series, designed to exceed what is expected from today’s high-tier mobile experiences, with features and performance previously only available in the premium Snapdragon 800 Mobile Platform Series. Advances to

MediaTek’s new Helio P60 chipset brings AI to the mid-range phones

SPAIN:  MediaTek today unveiled the MediaTek Helio P60 system-on-chip (SoC), featuring a multi-core AI processing unit (mobile APU) and MediaTek’s NeuroPilot AI technology, which will enable device makers to bring to market smarter, more capable and more reliable mid-range smartphones.

Intel’s new Xeon D-2100 processor powers computing at the edge

MUMBAI, INDIA: Intel introduced its new Xeon D-2100 processor, a system-on-chip (SoC) processor architected to address the needs of edge applications and other data center or network applications constrained by space and power. The Intel Xeon D-2100 processor extends the

NI brings a solution to derive insights from Big Analog Data

BANGALORE, INDIA: NI has released the Data Management Software Suite which offers a complete workflow to standardize measurement data across teams, mine that data for useful information, and deliver reports with valuable insight. “The amount of data being acquired to

K. Krishna Moorthy is the new IESA Chairman

BANGALORE, INDIA: India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) today announced its new Executive Council (EC) for the year 2016-17. K. Krishna Moorthy, Corporate VP and Managing Director, Rambus Chip Technologies (I) Pvt Ltd has taken over the role of Chairman

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

Why software-driven verification is rising to prominence?

Chi-Ping Hsu The system and semiconductor worlds are facing a transition. Some system companies are doing their own semiconductor design. In fact, it is notable that all the leading smartphone companies design their own application processors. At the same time,

TI launches India Innovation Challenge 2016

BANGALORE, INDIA: Texas Instruments(TI) along with Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) and Department of Science and Technology (DST) is launching the India Innovation Challenge 2016 to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship among engineering students. Top teams in the innovation challenge

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

MAIT makes a push for boosting clusters, h/w action

BANGALORE, INDIA: An investment of Rs30 crore for ICT and ESDM clusters in Mysuru has already

Samsung to cut jobs in manufacturing plants

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: Samsung Group is considering jobs cuts to save costs in countries that Samsung runs manufacturing

HCL Tech acquires Concept to Silicon Systems

NEW DELHI, INDIA: HCL Technologies has acquired Bengaluru-based privately held engineering services firm Concept to Silicon

India chipset market to grow 25 percent over 5 years

MUMBAI, INDIA: The chipset market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of 25

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

Altran strengthens semicon play with SiConTech acquisition

MUMBAI, INDIA: Altran has announced the acquisition of SiCon Design Technologies (SiConTech), an engineering services company

Your technology bills may drastically reduce by early next year

MUMBAI, INDIA: In what can be termed as a landmark trade deal, 49 WTO members have agreed

IBM shows 7nm chip is possible!

USA: IBM Research alongwith GlobalFoundries and Samsung at SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Colleges of Nanoscale Science and

Who will revive the declining semiconductor sales?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to reach $348 billion in 2015, a 2.2 percent

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