Tech Volunteers Heed the Call Rick Merritt 11/29/2016 Post a comment Disaster Tech Lab needs a few technically minded volunteers to help set up solar power and Wi-Fi networks in global disaster sites and refugee camps.
M&A Takes New Twists Rick Merritt 11/28/2016 Post a comment The M&A frenzy in semiconductors seems to have entered a bold new phase that arguable leads to less competition.
U.S. Convenes Chip Study Group Rick Merritt 11/1/2016 Post a comment The Obama administration convened top semiconductor executives to make recommendations on what the sector needs to deal with threats from China and a slowing Moore’s law.
IoT Hears LTE Calling Rick Merritt 10/19/2016 Post a comment Qualcomm said AT&T, Verizon and five module makers will use its chip for Cat-M1 and NB1 trials this year and commercial services in 2017.
IoT Startup Taps Blockchain Rick Merritt 10/13/2016 Post a comment Startup Filament has developed an end node for the industrial Internet of Things than extends the LoRa network and uses blockchain as part of its security.
IPhone Deal Would Boost Intel Rick Merritt 6/13/2016 Post a comment Growing reports say Apple will use Intel LTE chips in iPhone 7 handsets for AT&T, a deal which could propel Intel into third place in mobile basebands.
Intel Cuts 12,000, 11% of Staff Rick Merritt 4/20/2016 (1) comment Intel Corp. officially cut its PC business loose today announcing a cut of 12,000 employees, 11% of its staff amid a sequential decline in quarterly revenues and profits.
5G Work Starts in Earnest Rick Merritt 4/13/2016 Post a comment This week engineers started hearing proposals on everything from radio access technologies to network architectures for 5G cellular standards expected before 2020.
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