News http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25777/more en Warning against China, White House Report Urges Faster Chip Innovation http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/warning-against-china-white-house-report-urges-faster-chip-innovation <div class="field-deck"> "China has gained from global openness but has been less committed to sustaining it - and in some cases, has worked against it," the report said. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If all goes according to plan, China will produce 70% of the chips that it buys by 2025. But how China is spending that money is increasingly scrutinized.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/warning-against-china-white-house-report-urges-faster-chip-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microprocessors/warning-against-china-white-house-report-urges-faster-chip-innovation#comments Hot Topics Trends & Analysis Microprocessors Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:20:00 +0000 908961 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="28" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeremyknight9/" title="Go to Jeremy A.A. Knight's photostream">Jeremy A.A. Knight</a>, Creative Commons).</p> Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (1/8-1/14) http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-18-114 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-18-114" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-18-114#comments Defense IoT Products ADC Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Gallery Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 10 Jan 2017 23:00:00 +0000 908771 at http://electronicdesign.com The Chemical Tests of the Future Could Move onto Chips http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/chemical-tests-future-could-move-chips <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers are increasingly finding ways to reduce the size of sensors that measure chemical levels in fluids. A new design from the Holst Center can be integrated on a chip for monitoring water quality or other fluids.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/chemical-tests-future-could-move-chips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/chemical-tests-future-could-move-chips#comments Products Electromechanical Embedded Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:20:00 +0000 907511 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Imec and the Holst Centre).</p> An Upgrade to Wi-Fi Provides Precise Time Sychronization http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/upgrade-wi-fi-provides-precise-time-sychronization <div class="node-body article-body">The new feature is designed to ensure that the clocks in electronic devices are synchronized down to less than a microsecond.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/upgrade-wi-fi-provides-precise-time-sychronization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/upgrade-wi-fi-provides-precise-time-sychronization#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Medical Mobile Communications Embedded WiFi Wireless Sat, 07 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 908101 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Samsung).</p> ZigBee Promises Another Universal Language for the Internet of Things http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/zigbee-promises-another-universal-language-internet-things <div class="node-body article-body">Everything from thermostats, light bulbs, and smartphones would be able to talk wirelessly with each other using a new software language called dotdot.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/zigbee-promises-another-universal-language-internet-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/zigbee-promises-another-universal-language-internet-things#comments Hot Topics Lighting Robotics Dev Tools Fri, 06 Jan 2017 15:55:00 +0000 907951 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of Philips Lighting).</p> South Korean Regulator Adds $853 Million to Qualcomm's Antitrust Fines http://electronicdesign.com/wireless/south-korean-regulator-adds-853-million-qualcomms-antitrust-fines <div class="node-body article-body">In the latest challenge to its practice of licensing wireless patents, regulators are asking the company to sell rivals access to its patent portfolio.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/wireless/south-korean-regulator-adds-853-million-qualcomms-antitrust-fines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/wireless/south-korean-regulator-adds-853-million-qualcomms-antitrust-fines#comments 4G Hot Topics Analog Mobile Communications Embedded Wireless Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:55:00 +0000 906611 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Qualcomm&#39;s booth at the 2016 CES show.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of&nbsp;Maurizio Pesce, Creative Commons).</p> The Engineering Greats We Lost in 2016 http://electronicdesign.com/news/engineering-greats-we-lost-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Wes Shockley </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The engineering community lost a number of its luminaries during the past year</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/news/engineering-greats-we-lost-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/news/engineering-greats-we-lost-2016#comments News Thu, 29 Dec 2016 20:28:00 +0000 906791 at http://electronicdesign.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">(Image courtesy of&nbsp;</span>Thinkstock<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">).</span></p> SK Hynix to Boost NAND Output with $1.8 Billion Fab http://electronicdesign.com/memory/sk-hynix-boost-nand-output-18-billion-fab <div class="node-body article-body">SK Hynix, the world’s second largest memory chipmaker, plans to build a factory in South Korea to meet the increasing demand for its NAND flash memory.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/memory/sk-hynix-boost-nand-output-18-billion-fab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/memory/sk-hynix-boost-nand-output-18-billion-fab#comments Hot Topics Mobile Embedded Memory Thu, 29 Dec 2016 17:10:00 +0000 906591 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>SK Hynix&#39;s booth at the International Semiconductor Exhibition in 2011.(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="29" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/alberth2/" title="Go to Tzuhsun Hsu's photostream">Tzuhsun Hsu</a>, Creative Commons).</p> TDK Swears by Sensor Fusion in $1.3 Billion Deal for InvenSense http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/tdk-swears-sensor-fusion-13-billion-deal-invensense <div class="node-body article-body">The technology behind sensor fusion was the hidden gem in TDK's recent acquisition of InvenSense, a maker of gyroscopes and other motion sensors.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/tdk-swears-sensor-fusion-13-billion-deal-invensense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/electromechanical/tdk-swears-sensor-fusion-13-billion-deal-invensense#comments Automotive Hot Topics IoT Analog Robotics Electromechanical Embedded Tue, 27 Dec 2016 20:30:00 +0000 906371 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="28" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/robgreen/" title="Go to Robert Basic's photostream">Robert Basic</a>, Creative Commons).</p> Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (12/18-12/24) http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-1218-1224 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-1218-1224" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/electronic-design-s-products-week-1218-1224#comments Defense IoT Products ADC Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Gallery Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Fri, 23 Dec 2016 20:55:00 +0000 905691 at http://electronicdesign.com