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Healthcare

The Future of Genomics and Precision Medicine - Story

January 26, 2022

There are approximately six billion nucleotides in the human diploid genome. At such magnitudes, even a seemingly negligible error rate of 0.01% means 600,000 errors during genome sequencing. But we’ve already sequenced the human genome, so why do it again? According to healthcare officials in multiple countries, widescale human genome sequencing is the key to precision medicine.

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Wafer Demand Grows 18.5% in 2021, but Semico Research Expects Retraction in 2022 - News

January 26, 2022

The chip shortage that impacted the electronic supply chain in the first half of 2021 continued to impact the second half of 2021 as demand for electronic products remained high. The outlook for semiconductor sales includes several areas of growth such as above-average demand in the automotive market and continued growth in AI and IoT.

IoT

Antenova Reveals Atta Embedded Antenna for Remote Devices in the LTE 410/ 450 MHz Bands - News

January 25, 2022

Antenova Ltd, a manufacturer of antennas and RF antenna modules for M2M and the IoT, has revealed its latest antenna Atta, part number SRFI079, for LTE and smart wireless deployments in the 410 MHz and 450 MHz bands.

Networking & 5G

Keysight First to Submit 5G Protocol Test Cases to 3GPP - News

January 25, 2022

Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that the company was first to submit 5G new radio (NR) protocol test cases to 3GPP, enabling device makers to verify enhanced network slicing and power saving features as specified in Release 16 (Rel-16).

Networking & 5G

Industry-First Milestone Supports 5G Use Cases with High Data Upload Requirements - News

January 20, 2022

Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that in collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies Inc., it has demonstrated data throughput speeds in the uplink (UL) of 3.5 gigabit per second (Gbps) using 5G new radio dual connectivity (NR-DC) with mmWave carrier aggregation.

Industrial

TwinCAT 3 Directly Integrates OPC UA Pub/Sub - News

January 20, 2022

Beckhoff provides real-time-capable data communication via OPC UA with the new TF6105 function in its universal automation software.

Analog & Power

Magnachip Introduces New Gen LV MOSFET for Battery Protection Circuit Modules in Smartphones - News

January 20, 2022

As demand for high-end 5G and LTE smartphones increases, extended battery life and strengthened protection features for batteries are becoming important. 5G phones need long-lasting batteries with high endurance to process the large amount of data for fast download and upload.

IoT

Luner Launches Ultimate IoT SIM - News

January 18, 2022

The Ultimate IoT SIM offers multi-network coverage from more than 130 network providers across Europe, which will automatically switch to the strongest signal, ensuring reliable connectivity at all times.

IoT

floLIVE Introduces an iSIM Providing Regulatory-Compliant Global Connectivity for Connecting IoT Devices at Scale - News

January 13, 2022

The solution leverages the smaller size, lower cost, and increased efficiency associated with iSIM technology, combined with an advanced LPWA chipset for NB-IoT, CAT-M, and local breakouts — all contributing to improving latency and extending battery life.

IoT

Global Fab Equipment Spending Projected to Log Record High in 2022, SEMI Reports - News

January 13, 2022

Global fab equipment spending for front end facilities is expected to rise 10% year-over-year (YOY) in 2022 to a new all-time high of over US$98 billion, marking a third consecutive year of growth, SEMI highlighted in its quarterly World Fab Forecast report.

Industrial

Skkynet Releases Enhanced DataHub - News

January 13, 2022

Skkynet Cloud Systems, Inc. announced the release of a new version of DataHub® middleware. With new enhancements, DataHub middleware for secure, real-time industrial data communications now connects to popular industrial data historians from AVEVA, InfluxData, and OSIsoft. This release can handle thousands of MQTT connections, including MQTT Sparkplug B.

IoT

4G Technology Represents More Than 60% of All IoT Cellular Module Models - News

January 12, 2022

Global technology intelligence firm ABI Research has been actively monitoring the activities of 52 IoT cellular module vendors for the previous two years, collating information about their module portfolios into a single central repository, to offer a thorough overview of all that is available.

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EMA Design Automation Expands Operations in Central Europe - News

January 12, 2022

EMA Design Automation, a provider of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) systems solutions, announced it is expanding with the merger of EMA and FlowCAD, the leading EDA solutions provider in Central Europe for over 18 years. This announcement marks EMA's fourth such expansion in 18 months. 

Debug & Test

Rohde & Schwarz 5G mmWave Small Cell Test Solution Validated by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. - News

January 11, 2022

Rohde & Schwarz has upgraded the R&S CMP200 radio communication tester with a new option for small cell testing. Qualcomm Technologies has validated the solution, and it is now supported by the Qualcomm® Development Acceleration Resource Toolkit (QDART) for Small Cells.

IoT

CEVA's Bluetooth Dual Mode 5.3 Platform Improves Security, Reduces Interference and Power Consumption - News

January 11, 2022

CEVA, Inc., a licensor of wireless connectivity, smart sensing technologies, and integrated IP solutions, announced that its RivieraWaves Bluetooth® Dual Mode 5.3 Platform has achieved Bluetooth SIG Qualification, along with its GAF (Generic Audio Framework) and LC3 codec.

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Infineon Introduces the AIROC™ CYW20829 Bluetooth® LE System on Chip - News

January 06, 2022

The AIROC CYW20829 Bluetooth LE SoC is a Bluetooth 5.3 core spec-compliant device with a combination of low power and high performance, designed to support the entire spectrum of Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) use cases for home automation, sensors, lighting, Bluetooth Mesh, remote controls, and any other Bluetooth LE-connected IoT application.

IoT

ABI Research Predicts: 2022 Will See UWB in RTLS Applications Reach 500 Million Shipments - News

January 06, 2022

In its whitepaper, "70 Technology Trends That Will—and Will Not—Shape 2022," ABI Research analysts identify 35 trends that will shape the technology market and 35 others that, although attracting speculation and commentary, are less likely to move the needle. Read on to learn the predicted future of Ultra-Wideband and 5G positioning.

AI & Machine Learning

Avalanche Computing Launches Low-Code AI Tool at CES 2022 - News

January 05, 2022

Taiwanese deep tech and hyper-scale computing developer Avalanche Computing is launching its software-as-a-service (SaaS) artificial intelligence tool, hAIsten AI, on the global stage at CES 2022 in Las Vegas. With hAIsten AI, they will demonstrate how to train AI models using multiGPUs without coding and deploy AI with a single click.

Consumer

CY Vision Launches AR Technology for Windshields for Next-Generation Vehicles at CES 2022 - News

January 05, 2022

CY Vision, maker of holographic display technologies for AR experiences, will debut the company's automotive 3D Augmented Reality Head-Up Displays (3D AR-HUD) at CES 2022. The only augmented reality windshield technology on the market able to provide continuous depth and true 3D capability, 3D AR-HUD provides the widest field of view in augmented displays on the market for all distances and all weather conditions.

Automotive

Tropos Motors Starts Production on EVs Equipped with Panasonic OneConnect - News

January 05, 2022

Panasonic, in collaboration with Tropos Motors, a supplier of eLSVs (Electric Low Speed Vehicles), announced the integration of the Panasonic OneConnect vehicle monitoring and management platform into production orders of the Tropos Motors ABLE platform in North America and Europe in early 2022.

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