Analog Devices to Buy Linear Tech for $14.8B

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI) will acquire Linear Technology for $14.8 billion, making it a tougher competitor in the analog semiconductor sector with expected annual revenues of about $5 billion. The combined companies will become an analog industry leader across product categories, including data converters, power management, amplifiers, interface, and RF and microwave products. The acquisition…

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Birst Update Supports Digital Supply Chain

San Francisco-based Birst this week unveiled new capabilities within its Networked BI (Business Intelligence) & Analytics platform to enable customers to create a digital supply chain. In a telephone interview with EBN, Kate Delimitros, Birst’s senior director of product strategy, said the goal is to provide visibility and analytics up and down the supply chain,…

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New Vuzix Industrial Partner (VIP) Ubimax Receives First European Shipment of M300 Smart Glasses

ROCHESTER, N.Y. , July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that Ubimax, a leading supplier for industrial wearable computing solutions, has joined the Vuzix Industrial Partner (VIP) program. As…

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InvenSense Announces World’s First Dual-Interface Mainboard 6-Axis Sensor With OIS-Macro Support

July 28, 2016 09:04 AM Eastern Daylight Time SAN JOSE, California–(BUSINESS WIRE )–InvenSense, Inc., (NYSE:INVN), a leading provider of MEMS sensor platform solutions, announced the ICM-20690, a mainboard six-axis sensor (3-axis accelerometer + 3-axis gyroscope) with concurrent motion user interface (UI) and optical image stabilization (OIS) support. The sensor supports macro image stabilization (OIS-Macro), pioneered…

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