Imagination Technologies announces new mobile graphics teaching course
Imagination Technologies has announces that its Imagination University Programme (IUP) is now offering a complete mobile graphics course designed to teach undergraduates how to create graphics for mobile devices. The 2020 Edition now includes support for OpenGL ES 2.0 and 3.2, and Vulkan, as well as new hardware platforms such as the Chromebook and BeagleBone Black.
u-blox acquires IoT provider Thingstream
u-blox has acquired IoT Communication-as-a-Service provider, Thingstream. Thingstream provides a comprehensive, end-to-end solution for global IoT connectivity using the industry standard MQTT protocol. The product is offered ‘as-a-service’ which provides predictable cost and on-demand scalability for customers.
Verification partner supporting SoC designs
Imperas Software has announced the certification of Coontec Design Center based in Pangyo Techno Valley, South Korea. The extensive partnership will provide customers with virtual platform design services to accelerate early stage software development and hardware verification schedules for SoC designs.
Winners OE-A Competition 2020
From automotive to healthcare and everything in between: Companies and institutes from all around the globe submitted their latest products and demonstrators in the area of organic and printed electronics to the OE-A Competition 2020.
Effects of COVID-19 on Renesas business
Renesas Electronics has announced the effects on Renesas Group’s production sites from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic as of March 26, 2020.
Kyocera to acquire Japan-based Showa Optronics
Kyocera has announced that it entered into a share transfer agreement with NEC Corporation on March 25th, 2020 to acquire all of NEC’s shares in Showa Optronics, an optical components manufacturer (SOC).
Manufacturer achieves three Honor Quality Awards
Infineon Technologies has achieved an impeccable quality record in its deliveries to Toyota's Hirose plant for the sixth consecutive year. For this, the car manufacturer has now awarded Infineon the plant's highest quality award, the Honor Quality Award, for the third time in a row. Infineon is the first non-Japanese semiconductor company to achieve this.
COVID-19 Analog Devices business update
Analog Devices has provided a business update related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The economic and social effects caused by COVID-19 are currently creating supply chain disruption and uncertainty around future demand.
Heraeus gains IATF certification for quality management
Heraeus Electronics has received the 16949 certification of the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) for its site in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. The accredited verification ensures that the requirements for international quality systems for the automotive industry are fulfilled at any time.
$35m to support global communities affected by COVID-19
Micron Technology has announced plans to commit $35 million to help those disproportionately affected by COVID-19. The company will launch a new Micron Foundation $10 million relief fund, increase employee gift matching, and introduce financial assistance for team members through grants.