• VESA's New Display Port Version Flares Up the Electronics Industry 03.29.16 Comments

    VESA's New Display Port Version Flares Up the Electronics Industry

    After the last major update, a while back in September 2014, the Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) officially published the future of enhanced digital and multi-media experience, the Display Port (DP) version 1.4 earlier this month.

  • Hopes Brighten for PMOLED in the Wearables Market 03.25.16 Comments

    Hopes Brighten for PMOLED in the Wearables Market

    The world of OLED is widening its presence in high-powered display applications that are being used in automotive infotainment, smartphones, smartwatches and other wearable devices. A structural makeup consisting of thin flexible organic...

  • LCD VS. LED VS. OLED—The Clash of Display Screen Titans 03.23.16 Comments

    LCD VS. LED VS. OLED—The Clash of Display Screen Titans

    First, let’s clear up any confusion. Not too long ago, LCD and LED were pitted against each other in what can be called a big battle of display technologies—though wrongly so. Why? Because LED screens are actually LCDs and as it turns out the term...

  • How Embedded Systems are Spurring Healthcare Innovations 03.22.16 Comments

    How Embedded Systems are Spurring Healthcare Innovations

    We live in a world rich in data and technology where every aspect of our lives is undergoing massive (and rapid) changes. Every business and industry sector we know is getting transformed, and healthcare is not an exception to this.

  • Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs 03.18.16 Comments

    Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs

    Cree, Inc., a valued supplier partner to WPG Americas, Inc., has introduced its XLamp CXB1310 and CXB1520 High Density LED arrays. These new LEDs deliver the most lumens in the industry for their LES (light emitting surface) sizes – 6mm and 9mm.

  • SSDs for PCs Could Reach Over 10TB with Micron's 3D NAND chips 03.16.16 Comments

    SSDs for PCs Could Reach Over 10TB with Micron's 3D NAND chips

    Micron’s latest flash chips powered by 3D NAND technology could increase the speed and capacities of the industry’s solid-state drives (SSD). Micron—the producer of flash that many use in their SSDs—has amped up the manufacturing and shipment volumes of..

  • NXP FTF Technology Forum 03.15.16 Comments

    NXP FTF Technology Forum

    This Year’s NXP FTF Technology Forum is Just Around the Corner! The NXP FTF Technology Forum—one of the major tech fests—is set to kick off in Austin, TX on May 16-19, 2016.

  • IoT-Based Lighting – Gaining Popularity in Connected Offices 03.11.16 Comments

    IoT-Based Lighting – Gaining Popularity in Connected Offices

    Changing our entire perception about LED lights being just lights, Internet of Things (IoT) controlled LED lighting with sensors tucked in and connected to Internet, is all set to play an integral role in our daily environment.

  • Sensor Hub Market Growth Triggered by Smartphones 03.08.16 Comments

    Sensor Hub Market Growth Triggered by Smartphones

    Sensor hubs—dedicated processing elements that enable low-power sensor processing—is a burgeoning market that’s predicted to surpass 1.0 billion units in 2016 and reach nearly 2.0 billion in 2018, according to a recent press release by IHS Inc.

  • Samsung Announces 256 GB UFS Memory Chip Aimed at High-End Smartphones 03.04.16 Comments

    Samsung Announces 256 GB UFS Memory Chip Aimed at High-End Smartphones

    Making splashes in the memory chip market with its recent eMMC 5.1 and ePOP announcements, Samsung is now going to mass produce the industry’s first 256-gigabyte (GB) embedded memory packages modeled on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.0 standard.