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Will 5G mmWave See a Large-Scale Rollout? - News

November 03, 2021

5G has two new frequency bands: sub-6 GHz (3.5 – 7 GHz) and mmWave (>24 GHz). 5G sub-6 GHz has a frequency range relatively close to that of 4G, but does not receive as much attention as mmWave. mmWave, which was previously solely used for military, satellite, and automotive radar communication purposes, is now added to the frequency pool for mobile communications, offering a maximum data rate of 20 Gbps with an ultralow latency of 1 ms due to its ultrawide bandwidth.


EV Power Electronics: Driving Semiconductor Demand in a Chip Shortage, Reports IDTechEx - News

September 24, 2021

Recent research from IDTechEx in their new market research report, “Power Electronics for Electric Vehicles 2022-2032”(1), explores the importance of inverters in achieving greater EV range and market differentiation.  


$52 Billion Market for EV Battery Cell and Pack Materials Forecast by IDTechEx - News

January 21, 2021

A new report from IDTechEx, “Materials for Electric Vehicle Battery Cells and Packs 2021-2031”, identifies and analyzes trends in the materials used for the assembly and production of battery cells and battery packs in the EV market. The report also provides market forecasts for over 20 key material categories in terms of demand in tonnes in addition to market value.

Networking & 5G

Embedded Insiders: 2021 Predictions & the Future of 5G - Podcast

January 14, 2021

We’ve finally made it to the year 2021 and the Embedded Insiders have five predictions for what we may expect in the embedded space this year. Rich kicks things off with a bold prediction: 2021 will NOT be the year of 5G. Do you agree?


AR, VR and MR Markets Estimated to Top $30Bn by 2030 - News

December 30, 2019

With so many different XR products now available for a variety of use cases, it is important to understand how the different technologies are used, and companies which create them.


Stretchable electronics: commercialization progress and challenges - Blog

September 11, 2019

Stretchable Electronics (SC) is already commercial and comes in many shapes and forms. The panel of images below showcases a number of prototypes and products which utilize a stretchable component.


Haptics: Part 1: Reflecting on a strong decade of growth - Blog

September 04, 2019

This is the first of a three-part series of articles on haptics. Haptics involves the use of technology to stimulate the sense of touch.