Boost Converter Promises 1.3x Longer Battery Life In Portable Applications

ROHM has announced its latest buck-boost DC/DC converter optimized for a number of portable devices such as smartphones and wearables that incorporate rechargeable batteries...

Neural Network SDK Helps Developers Create CNNs On GPUs

Imagination has introduced its brand new CLDNN SDK for developing Neural Network applications on it's PowerVR GPUs. The company says it will make it...

New 0402-sized Ceramic Chip Inductors Perfect For Smartphones & Tablets

Coilcraft’s new 0402-sized ceramic wirewound chip inductors claim to provide Q factors up to 162 at 2.4 GHz – for super low loss in...

Overtemperature Li-ion Polymer Battery Cell Protection for Gaming PCs & Other Portables

Littelfuse has announced an over-temperature protection device for protection for high-capacity lithium ion polymer and Li-ion prismatic cells used in: Gaming PCs, Notebook PCs,...

Wirelessly Charge Devices Up To 80 Feet Away

Wireless charging firm Powercast unveiled its 3W wireless charging transmitter which works in the far field (up to 80 feet) for over-the-air charging of...

Wireless Charging 2.0 Has Arrived: First Wireless Charger That Works From Up To 3 Feet...

Dialog has taken a noteworthy step towards the acceleration of wireless charging technology by starting mass production of the complete end-to-end WattUp wireless charging...

Faster Wireless Charging Comes To Smartphones With Thinniest 15W Antennas

Aiming to deliver faster, more efficient charging in next-generation smartphones, NuCurrent has launched what it touts the industry’s thinnest and most efficient Qi-compliant smartphone...

3D-Depth Sensor Brings Revolution To Smartphones & Surveillance

Machine vision and AI (Artificial Intelligence) solution provider Altek Corporation has unveiled a new 3D- Depth Sensing Chip AL6100. The chip is combined with...

Platform To Unleash AI On Billions Of Consumer Devices

Mediatek unveiled its NeuroPilot edge AI platform to enable an increasing number of consumer devices with AI (artificial intelligence) capabilities. The firm said that "using...

3D Image Sensor Brings Easy Face Unlock To Smartphones

Infineon and pmdtechnologies have developed a new 3D image sensor chip to bring 3D face unlock functionality to smartphones. This is intended to make...

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