Fujitsu releases small FWM7BLZ20 Bluetooth 4.2 smart module for low power consumption

Fujitsu Components has released the FWM7BLZ20-series Bluetooth 4.2 low energy module, which it describes as small, high quality, and powerful.

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IoT innovation in spotlight as prpl Foundation adds four new members

prpl Foundation, the open-source, community-driven, collaborative, non-profit foundation supporting the next gen connected devices industry, has announced the addition of four new members that will help steer the future of the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Prpl Foundation to give keynote at Cloud Security Alliance at the Cloud Security Summit in Milan

Cesare Garlati, chief security strategist of prpl Foundation and co-founder and co-chair of the Mobile Working Group at Cloud Security Alliance, will give a keynote speech on putting security into the future of Internet of Things (IoT), cloud and mobile at the Cloud Security Summit in Milan on Wednesday May 18. 

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Dialog Semiconductor announces the iW3690 a single chip solution provider

Dialog Semiconductor plc, a provider of integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, solid state lighting (SSL) and Bluetooth® low energy technology, has announced the iW3690.

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Qualcomm helps make your mobile devices smarter with new Snapdragon processors

Qualcomm Inc. has announced at the Embedded Vision Summit in Santa Clara, California that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., is offering the first deep learning software development kit (SDK) for devices powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processors.

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Microsemi and D-Link to provide an IoT-enabled smart alarm detector

Microsemi Corp, a provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance; and D-Link, providers in the design, development and manufacture of networking and connectivity products worldwide, announced a collaboration.

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Low latency, high performance video processing circuit block built by Renesas for autonomous driving

Renesas Electronics, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the development of a new video processing circuit block for use in automotive computing system-on-chips (SoCs) in future autonomous vehicles.

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Ineda starts mass production of claimed lowest power SoC for Wearable and IoT apps

Ineda Systems Inc. announced the mass production status of its low power I3 Series system-on-chip (SoC). The low-cost I3 Series (earlier called as Dhanush-Micro) SoC, achieves 29uA/MHz power consumption in active mode offering a clear advantage over competitor’s devices.

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Connected home of the future approaches – slowly

The Internet of Things (IoT) push will continue for manufacturers, in 2016 this will still be a technology push rather than a consumer pull.

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Dialog Semiconductor launches drive into smart home market with bluetooth smart development kit

Dialog Semiconductor plc, a provider of highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, solid state lighting (SSL) and Bluetooth® Smart technology, today announced a Bluetooth Smart development kit, with full support for Apple HomeKit, to accelerate development of smart home accessories. Analyst IHS predicts that the smart home market will grow at an annual rate of

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Renesas Electronics designs automotive wireless communication for Vehicle-to-Infrastructure communication

Renesas Electronics, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the R-Car W2R system-on-a-chip (SoC), the first member of the new Renesas R-Car Family of devices developed specifically for V2X applications. The new automotive wireless communication SoC is designed for Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) communication in the 5.9-gigahertz (GHz) band.

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Atmel and SIGFOX join forces on long-range Internet of Things

Atmel® Corporation, and SIGFOX, has announced Atmel’s ATA8520 device achieved the SIGFOX-ready certification, making it the first SIGFOX ReadyTM certified system-on-chip (SoC) solution.

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Remote Telecom Project by Trojan Battery & Team Sustain Named Finalist for Intersolar India “Solar Projects” Award

Trojan Battery, has been named as a finalist for the Intersolar “Solar Projects in India” award.  Trojan and its project partner, Team Sustain, were recognised for their Remote Telecom project featuring Trojan’s new advanced lead acid Smart CarbonT batteries.

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The lessons we’ve already learned about wearables

As an industry, we’re still in the early days of wearable technology – figuring out what works (and what doesn’t) and continuing to define and refine this ever-growing market. As David Maidment of ARM says, wearable devices make up such a large and diverse category.

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Chips integrate Comcast Reference Design Kit to speed next-gen home entertainment systems development

Developers of high-end set-top boxes and video gateways can significantly reduce time to market for their new products offering rich multi-screen viewing experiences, by taking advantage of the Reference Design Kit (RDK) from Comcast, now pre-integrated with the Orly STiH416 system-on-chip

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'Complete Smart-Meter' SoC combines metrology, security, and communication, says Maxim Integrated

Planegg, Germany. October 08, 2012 — Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. has introduced Zeus, which it says is an advance in integration and security protection for the smart grid. Zeus is a complete smart meter system-on-a-chip (SoC)

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