Omnichannel Delivers Competitive Retail Edge

The retail market, especially the electronics retail market, is among the most cutthroat of all. CEOs who transform their business models with an eye to delivering a seamless omnichannel shopping experience will pull ahead of the competition, a new survey from JDA Software Group done by PwC, predicted. “Certainly, every retailer is grappling with how…

19 Views of ISSCC

SAN FRANCISCO – This 19-image sampler of innovations and innovators at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) captures only a slice of the 200 sessions attended by nearly 3,000 engineers here. They showed a cornucopia of products spanning everything from automotive electronics to ultra-fast NRZ wired interconnects. All images by EE Times We start with…

IoT Shoots for the Stars

LAKE WALES, Fla.- – The inventor of the connected platform for Internet of Things (IoT) brands such as Whirlpool, Pentair, Maytag, Salus, Osram, Braeburn, Schumacher, Chamberlain, Monster, LiftMaster and more landed $15 million in Series C funding today from ORIX Ventures (Dallas, Texas). Arrayent's Connect Platform enables major consumer brands to transform traditional products into…

5 Cool Green Technologies at CES 2016

The annual technology confab that traditionally kicks off the new year, CES (Consumer Electronics Show), wrapped up in Las Vegas last week with its usual display of next-generation gadgets and components, and beyond that provided a glimpse of what the coming years in technology have in store. This year’s show featured some interesting new offerings…