STMicro IMU Certified for Google Daydream & Tango Platforms

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced that its LSM6DSM 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) has earned certification for use in next-generation mobile devices running Google Daydream, a high-performance virtual-reality platform, and Tango, a platform that maps 3D space and enables it to be overlaid with…

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Haptic Technology Market to Reach $19.6B by 2022

The report “Haptic Technology Market by Component (Actuators, Drivers & Controllers), Feedback (Tactile, Force), Application (Automotive & Transportation, Consumer Electronics, Healthcare, Gaming, Engineering, Education & Research), and Region – Global Forecast to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets. The market is expected to be valued at USD 19.55 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 16.20% between 2016 and 2022.…

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SMIC TianJin to Expand 8-Inch Wafer Production

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (“SMIC”; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981), one of the leading semiconductor foundries in the world and the largest and most advanced foundry in mainland China, announces the laying of the foundation stone to mark the official launch of its capacity expansion project at SMIC’s TianJin facility. After the project’s completion, SMIC TianJin is expected to…

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Microsemi, Future Electronics Sponsor FPGA Workshops

Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, today announced the Future Electronics Creative Seminar Series, a one-day hands-on workshop based on Microsemi’s leading-edge IGLOO™2  field programmable gate array (FPGA) and SmartFusion2 system-on-chip (SoC) FPGA technologies. The forum will highlight the benefits…

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Mouser Stocks Cypress PSOC 4XX8_BLE Controllers

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the PSoC® 4XX8_BLE embedded system controllers from Cypress Semiconductor. Containing the same core features as Cypress’ popular PSoC 4 family of embedded system controllers, these highly integrated, single-chip Bluetooth® low energy (BLE)…

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Modest Growth Ahead for Power Electronics Market

According to market research “Global Power Electronics Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2025 – Industry Insights by Device (Power Discrete, Power Modules, Power IC), by End-User (Consumer Electronics, Automotive, Industrial, Power & Energy, ICT, Aerospace & Defense, Others), By Voltage (Low Voltage, Medium Voltage, High Voltage, Very High Voltage)” by P&S Market Research,…

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Medical Electronics Market to Exceed $4.4B by 2022

Driven by rising number of elderly people worldwide, increasing prevalence of lifestyle diseases, escalating demand for personalized and advanced healthcare devices, expanding adoption of wearable technologies, among other favourable factors, the world’s medical electronics market is forecast to enjoy rapid growth through 2022, registering a 5.4% CAGR. By 2022, the value of the global market…

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