Adjustment Strategies for Product Mixes and Capacities Effectively Triggered TV Panel Price to Rise in July, Says TrendForce

9 Jul

According to the latest statistics of WitsView, a division of TrendForce, after TV panel price significantly dropped in 2Q18, panel makers aggressively adjusted product mixes and conducted annual maintenance. Then, because of decreased supply and peak season, 32″ panel price is predicted to rise in July. Some large-sized panel price might stay flat or even slightly move up from June. Continue reading 

Toshiba Announces New Analog Output IC Photocoupler for Automotive Applications

9 Jul

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (“Toshiba”) has announced the launch of a new analog output IC photocoupler that enables high-speed communications in automotive applications – especially electric vehicles (EV) and hybrid electric vehicles (HEV). Continue reading 

Nexperia’s New ESD Protection Series for USB Type-C Deliver Industry’s Highest Surge Robustness and Lowest Trigger Voltage

9 Jul

Nexperia, the global leader in discretes, logic and MOSFET devices, has announced that it has optimised its TrEOS ESD protection diode series for use with USB Type-C interfaces. The new USB3.2 standard introduces an optional capacitor at the Rx inputs, so Nexperia is now launching two groups of devices, one that delivers extremely high surge robustness for positioning between the connector and capacitor, and a second that has an extremely low trigger voltage for placement between capacitor and the system chip. Continue reading 

Introducing Gloo, the Stylish Wireless Charging Station Designed to Be a Centerpiece for Your Room

6 Jul

After a record-breaking success on crowdfunding platforms with $8M raised in 2017 for a sister product, smart home brand Deconnect is about to hit Kickstarter again to launch Gloo – a sleek wireless charging station that doubles as an ambient light source. Underlining the Deconnect team’s commitment to designing stylish products, Gloo is the first crowdfunding project that enables you to preview exactly how different versions of the product will look in your own home, via a unique Augmented Reality feature within the companion Deconnect app.1 Continue reading 

Nuremberg Hosts the World of Telecommunications

6 Jul

An expert conference on mobile communications and digitization will be held at NürnbergMesse from July 9 to 11. Participants include the “who’s who” from the world of telecommunications. Network operators, representatives of regulatory authorities and high-ranking managers of standardisation bodies from over 60 countries have accepted an invitation from the global company SIGOS, which is hosting the conference for the twentieth time. Continue reading 

Formula 1 Selects AWS as its Official Cloud and Machine Learning Provider

5 Jul

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), has announced that Formula One Group (Formula 1) (NASDAQ: FWONA, FWONK) is moving the vast majority of its infrastructure from on-premises data centers to AWS, and standardizing on AWS’s machine learning and data analytics services to accelerate its cloud transformation. Continue reading 

NetApp Excellerator Program Graduates Ready to Change the World With Data

5 Jul

NetApp, the data authority for the hybrid cloud, has celebrated the second group of NetApp® Excellerator Program graduates at NetApp Excellerator Demo Day. Upon graduating from the program, startups SigTuple, Nanobi, ArchSaber, Anlyz, Dataken, and BlobCity presented how they will change the world with data to an audience of venture capitalists and prominent industry leaders. Continue reading 

IOST Launches Blockchain Testnet to the Public

4 Jul

IOST, an enterprise-grade blockchain infrastructure for online services, has officially launched its testnet to the public. Its Testnet v0.5 ‘Everest’ achieves one of the highest transaction per second speeds in the blockchain industry and includes a range of functionality for developers to build upon. Continue reading 

Wipro Becomes Energy Web Foundation Affiliate to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption in the Energy Sector

4 Jul

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company, today announced that it has become an Affiliate of the Energy Web Foundation (EWF), a global nonprofit organization focused on accelerating the adoption of blockchain technology in the energy sector. In collaboration with more than 50 Affiliates from around the globe, EWF is building and scaling the Energy Web Chain, the first public, open-space blockchain platform tailor-made for the energy sector. Continue reading 

Global TV Panel Shipment Grew by 9.1% Monthly in May, BOE Surpassed LGD and Ranked the First, Says TrendForce

3 Jul

According to the latest report by WitsView, a division of TrendForce, global TV panel shipments reached 23.52 million in May, a 9.1% growth over the previous month. Although branded TV makers have purchased fewer panels since 2Q18 in order to adjust their inventory levels, the panel makers still have high utilization rates. In the situation, they planned special deal projects to increase the shipments, which would probably further lower the panel prices. Continue reading