Wearable Computing Market on 78% CAGR Through 2018
By the end of 2014, shipments of wearable devices are expected to reach more than 19 million units, roughly tripling from 2013. Fitness monitors are the hottest devices, but Google Glass and other accessories and devices are looking to catch on.
ON Semi on a Roll With Image Sensors
Coupled with the company?s acquisition of Truesense last week and the rollout of the new Python family of CMOS image sensors this week, ON Semiconductor sets its sights on the automotive market of the future.
DARPA Turning Drones Into WiFi Hotspots
The US military''s research division is equipping aging drones used in Afghanistan and Iraq and equipment with wireless networking gear to make communications easier for soldiers in remote areas.
NASA Tests Technologies for Deep Space Exploration
An oxygen recycling system, optical communications, and a deep space atomic clock top the space agency''s list of priorities.
A Picture Is Worth 1000 Words ? So Add One to Your Profile Already!
My personal preference is that I like to know who I''m talking to, especially on community-orientated Websites like EETimes.
Power Week-in-Review: Wristband TE Generator & Solar Cell Efficiency Record
This week, a flexible band-shaped thermoelectric generator that can harvest body heat to power wearables, a solar cell conversion efficiency record using a silicon-based cell of practical size, a multi-topology DC/DC converter, and much more.
Samsung, Globalfoundries Prep 14nm Process
Putting heat on TSMC, Samsung and GlobalFoundries are putting a single 14nm process in production this year, but former partner IBM is out.
IMEC Adds Image Sensors to Commercial Development ServiceStories 1 - 10 of 2531
The Belgian company has published a brochure that boasts of the facility adding image sensors and visions systems to its commercial development and foundry services.