Electronics Ranks High in Conflict Minerals Compliance

In a very short period of time the electronics industry has moved from grudging acceptance of the so-called U.S. “conflict minerals” rule to a leadership position in compliance, research concludes. Moreover, companies that have embraced the measure to boycott materials mined in certain regions of the world are driving positive change throughout the supply chain.…

QuickLogic CEO to Retire

Sunnyvale, Calif. – QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) announces that its president and CEO, Andy Pease will retire from QuickLogic on July 29, 2016. Mr. Pease was diagnosed with Stage One Parkinson’s Disease two years ago, and while it has not impacted his performance, based on a recent recommendation from his neurologist, Mr. Pease believes it is in…

QuickLogic Claims Lowest Power Programmable Sensor Hub

QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ:  QUIK), the innovator of ultra-low power programmable sensor hubs, today announced the addition of the  ArcticLink® 3 S2 LP to its family of ultra-low power programmable sensor hubs. At just 75uWatts (68uA @ 1.1V) active power consumption, this new platform is the lowest power programmable sensor hub on the market. Together with QuickLogic’s extensive SenseMe™…

Semiconductor Makers Bet on Sensors in 2015

One of the key findings from KPMG’s annual Global Semiconductor Industry Survey is that semiconductor executives are predicting strong growth in the sensor sector. Sixty-one percent of survey respondents predict sensors will provide the biggest opportunity for growth next year. Sensors are key to automotive technology applications, touch screens, wearables and the Internet of Things (IoT),…

QuickLogic, Nordic Partner on Wearable Sensor Hub Eval Kit

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Supports always-on sensor capability with built-in pedometer, gesture and context algorithms Delivers complete, small form factor solution suitable for development and testing of wearable devices Enables Bluetooth Smart wireless connectivity QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the innovator of ultra-low power programmable Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced the availability of the TAG®-N Wearable…

QuickLogic Unveils QVL Program for Sensor Hubs

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Ensures known-good-interface with inertial, photonic, environmental, and wellness sensors from popular manufacturers Compatibility ensures a quick design-in with proven device drivers QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the innovator of ultra-low power programmable Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced that it has implemented a formal Qualified Vendor List (QVL) program for sensor hub platforms. The…

QuickLogic Sensor Hub Delivers Lower Active Power

Sunnyvale, Calif. – ArcticLink 3 S2 delivers 2X Customer Specific Programmable Logic Capacity, 4X Computational Performance, 4X Algorithm Capacity, 8X Sensor Data Buffer Industry leading active power consumption of < 150uW at 1.2V Fully pin-for-pin and software-compatible with previous generation ArcticLink 3 S1 QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the innovator of ultra-low power programmable Customer Specific Standard…