For every success within Qualcomm’s second quarter financial results, other questions were raised about the future of its modem chip business. The company reassured investors against rumors that it would lose business to Intel....More
Charging battery-operated devices from something as small as a smart watch to as large as an electric-powered bus have traditionally been accomplished with charging cables and AC/DC power adapters of various sizes. However, battery-operated devices are quickly becoming untethered today with the rapid adoption of wireless charging technology. There are two major wireless charging technologies based on either magnetic induction or magnetic resonance. Products based on either or both of these technologies must meet stringent standards....More
VESA released the first type C connector alternate mode specification shortly after the USB-IF released its power delivery and type C specifications, by tailoring the DP1.3 specification to the new connector. This presentation will provide an overview of how the alternate mode works for DisplayPort and discuss in depth the implications of the type C specification and how it changes the testing approach to DisplayPort....More
The Upsky Long Island Hotel recently hosted the Long Island RF/Microwave Symposium & Exhibits. In addition to several presentations, the event featured a number of exhibitors eager to display their products.
The microchip filters out noise leaking into antennas handling frequencies known as terahertz waves. The new device marks another step forward for terahertz antennas, which have been built ten times faster than current technology....More
The keynote address at the Trends in Microwaves Symposium next week will trace the history of microwave design. It will be followed by four other presentations organized by the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society....More