Imagination Debuts Imaging Framework for Android

CES – Las Vegas – Imagination Technologies (IMG.L) announces a new PowerVR imaging framework for Android: a set of software components that allow OEMs to integrate the latest computational photography and computer vision features into their camera applications, leveraging the inherent low-power parallelism of the PowerVR Rogue GPU. Advanced vision and computational photography features such as HDR…

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Marvell Claims First 802.11ac Wave-2 4×4 Processor

CES – Las Vegas — Marvell has claimed the industry’s first 802.11ac Wave-2 4×4 processor, the Marvell Avastar 88W8964, featuring 160 MHz bandwidth and multi-user, multiple input and multiple output (MU-MIMO) support. With built-in 802.11ac 160 MHz support, the new chip achieves 2.6 Gbps peak data rate making it suitable for high speed enterprise access points and…

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Toshiba Unveils Reference Design for Indoor Proximity Apps

CES – Las Vegas –Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) offers a complete reference model for indoor proximity applications, or beacons, which use Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to communicate signals detectible by smart devices. The TC35670 reference system, housed in a 75- x 35- x 12-mm case, comprises an ultra-low-power BLE component, a best-in-class NFC Type 3…

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Conexant Audio CODEC Improves Tablet Speakers

CES- Las Vegas — Conexant Systems, Inc. unveils its new complete solution – an I2S Audio CODEC and AudioSmart software – that improves audio and voice processing in tablets. Touted as the industry’s first tablet CODEC with an integrated smart amplifier, the CX2072x when combined with the AudioSmart software achieves a 2x improvement in loudness in…

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Synaptics Previews Latest Innovations

San Jose, Calif. — Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA), the leader in human interface solutions, today announced it will preview its latest innovations at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from January 6-9, 2015. Built around the theme of “Experience Innovation,” the Synaptics showcase will include several new solutions born from the acquisitions of Validity Sensors and…

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Conexant Spotlights AudioSmart Solutions at CES

CES – Las Vegas–This week at the 2015 International CES, Conexant Systems, Inc., an audio and imaging innovation leader, will showcase its AudioSmart™ solutions. Conexant’s high-fidelity voice and audio processing solutions enhance the user experience by making voice communication clearer and more accurate. Conexant’s AudioSmart solutions enhance the audio experience for gaming and VoIP headsets, PCs, tablets, wearables, Smart…

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CoorsTek Sensors Buys Pegasor

Grand Junction, Colo. — CoorsTek Sensors, the CoorsTek company that develops and deploys smart sensors across diverse markets to improve our environment, today announced that it had acquired sensor company Pegasor, Oy of Tampere, Finland.  Pegasor, founded in 2008, is recognized as one of Scandinavia’s most promising growth companies in the cleantech sector, based on its breakthrough…

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Digi, Digi-Key Sign Global Distribution Deal

Minneapolis, Minn. — Digi International, (NASDAQ: DGII), the M2M solutions expert, today announced an expanded, global distribution agreement with Digi-Key, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability, and delivery.  Today, Digi’s complete product portfolio is available through Digi-Key. Design engineers around the world now have access to the full-range of Digi’s RF, Embedded, and Cellular Components. Digi’s M2M…

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