News http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6700/more en Analog Devices Buys Linear Technology in $14.8 Billion Deal http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/analog-devices-buys-linear-technology-148-billion-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Analog Devices said that it planned to acquire analog chipmaker Linear Technology for $14.8 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/analog-devices-buys-linear-technology-148-billion-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/analog-devices-buys-linear-technology-148-billion-deal#comments News Analog semiconductors Automotive Mixed-signal semiconductors Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:50:00 +0000 46671 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="30" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk/" title="Go to Thomas Hawk's photostream">Thomas Hawk</a>/Flickr).</p> U.S. Regulators Open New Millimeter Wave Spectrum http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Communications Commission approved a proposal rules that will break ground in frequency bands above 28 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum#comments News Active components Automotive Commercial Components IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Systems Fri, 15 Jul 2016 21:15:00 +0000 46541 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (7/10-7/16) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for circularly-polarized antennas or power dividers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:30:00 +0000 46511 at http://mwrf.com Infineon Buys Cree's Wolfspeed for Gallium Nitride Devices http://mwrf.com/active-components/infineon-buys-crees-wolfspeed-gallium-nitride-devices <div class="field-byline"> Electronic Design </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a surprise reshuffling of the market for advanced semiconductors, Infineon Technologies said that it has agreed to buy Cree's Wolfspeed division.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/infineon-buys-crees-wolfspeed-gallium-nitride-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/infineon-buys-crees-wolfspeed-gallium-nitride-devices#comments News Active components Automotive IoT Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:55:00 +0000 46501 at http://mwrf.com <p>An Infineon Technologies adjusts equipment&nbsp;in a semiconductor cleanroom in Dresden, Germany. (Image courtesy of Infineon).</p> Filter Startup Resonant Hires New Director of Engineering http://mwrf.com/passive-components/filter-startup-resonant-hires-new-director-engineering <div class="node-body article-body">Resonant recently appointed Victor Plessky as its new director of engineering. He came over in the acquisition of his filter design company, which he founded a decade ago.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/filter-startup-resonant-hires-new-director-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/filter-startup-resonant-hires-new-director-engineering#comments News Mobile Passive components Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:55:00 +0000 46441 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="30" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/karen-t/" title="Go to Karen Wilkinson's photostream">Karen Wilkinson</a>/Flickr).</p> Narrowband IoT Standard Gets Stamp of Approval http://mwrf.com/services/narrowband-iot-standard-gets-stamp-approval <div class="node-body article-body">The 3G Partnership Project has finished laying out a new wireless IoT standard known as Narrowband-IoT. It will become part of the larger LTE specification.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/narrowband-iot-standard-gets-stamp-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/narrowband-iot-standard-gets-stamp-approval#comments News Automotive IoT Services Systems Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:55:00 +0000 46301 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of Monicaodo, Thinkstock).</p> Qualcomm Builds Low-Frequency Counterpart to Millimeter Wave System http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/qualcomm-builds-low-frequency-counterpart-millimeter-wave-system <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm has built a prototype radio that operates in frequency bands lower than 6 GHz. The system will assist in the development of candidate 5G air interfaces.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/qualcomm-builds-low-frequency-counterpart-millimeter-wave-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/qualcomm-builds-low-frequency-counterpart-millimeter-wave-system#comments Automotive Industrial Mobile Products Systems Test & Measurement Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:50:00 +0000 46201 at http://mwrf.com <p>An engineer calibrates microwave waveform generators. (Image courtesy of IBM).</p> Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (6/19-6/25) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-619-625 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power amplifiers or oscillators, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-619-625" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-619-625#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:10:00 +0000 45941 at http://mwrf.com 4G Finally Takes Seat at Wireless Throne http://mwrf.com/services/4g-finally-takes-seat-wireless-throne <div class="node-body article-body">After nearly seven years since it was introduced, global revenue from 4G wireless service is poised to overtake 3G for the first time. Meanwhile, 2G and 3G revenues are falling.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/4g-finally-takes-seat-wireless-throne" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/4g-finally-takes-seat-wireless-throne#comments News Commercial IoT Mobile Services Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:50:00 +0000 45961 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Carlisle Interconnects Buys Cable Maker Micro-Coax http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/carlisle-interconnects-buys-cable-maker-micro-coax <div class="node-body article-body">The company recently agreed to acquire Micro-Coax, one of the biggest makers of coaxial cable for transmitting high-frequency radio signals.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/carlisle-interconnects-buys-cable-maker-micro-coax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/carlisle-interconnects-buys-cable-maker-micro-coax#comments News Cables & Connectors Commercial Components Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 15 Jun 2016 16:35:00 +0000 45851 at http://mwrf.com <p>Both companies&nbsp;make&nbsp;shielded wire and coaxial cable, in addition to other parts like connectors and contacts. These products are used to connect radio transmitters and receivers with antennas inside military electronics, satellites, automated factory systems, airplanes, test equipment, and medical devices.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p>