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2013-08-29 Broadcom unveils WICED portfolio for wearable devices
WiFi Direct has been integrated into Broadcom's WICED platform to enable OEMs to develop wearable products that communicate to the cloud via smart mobile devices.
2014-02-26 Broadcom showcases mobile, wearable tech at MWC
A 5G WiFi 2x2 MIMO chip that improves wireless coverage and NFC controllers that extends battery life are two prominent smartphone innovations Broadcom presented at the MWC.
2008-06-16 Break the barriers to greater innovation
Innovation has propelled the semiconductor industry. In its quest for greater innovation, the industry faces three main challenges.
2011-01-28 Apple sets sights on mobile payment system
Apple Inc., in collaboration with retailers and contract manufacturers, could release this year iOS products such as iPhones or iPads using NFC to complete secure retail transactions.
2014-02-13 Apple capitalises on Bluetooth for micro-location
iPhones may be lacking the NFC feature but they have their own way of adopting the Internet of things: the iBeacon.
2012-03-07 APAC to dominate contactless payment market
In-Stat has predicted that proximity mobile payment transactions will reach 9.9 billion in 2016, up from 1.1 billion this year.
2016-03-09 Ams, ST join forces to secure IoT, wearable reference design
The NFC solution packs the ST54E from ST, a SiP featuring an NFC controller and a Secure Element compliant with the Global Platform standard v2.2, and Ams' AS39230 NFC AFE with boostedNFC technology.
2011-02-16 2.5GHz/core Snapdragon claims integrates GPU, LTE
Qualcomm's next mobile processor architecture for the Snapdragon family will be available in single-, dual- and quad-core versions and include an Adreno GPU and integrated multimode LTE modem.
2011-11-10 Wireless standards reveal interoperability setbacks
BLE, NFC, WiFi and DLNA standards face issues that include customer acceptance and discoverability.
2004-08-06 Startup launches RFID alternative
A German startup company has developed a possible alternative to short-range communications technologies such as RFID, Bluetooth and Near Field Communications (NFC).
2008-06-24 Solving the most difficult RFID testing challenges
Recent advances in submicron CMOS promise to make RFID technology more ubiquitous. This can be seen in the increasing amount of embedded RFID, the founding of the Ubiquitous ID Center and T-Engine Forum, as well as the support of the GSM Association to embed Near Field Communication (NFC) capabilities into cellular phones.
2013-02-07 Smart devices to thrive in 2013, says analyst
TrendForce forecasts further growth in TV displays, LED penetration, tablet market, NFC technology and smartphones boasting large displays and resolution.
2010-03-02 Short-range wireless IC shipments to reach 5B in 2014
Global shipments of short-range wireless ICs, including Bluetooth, NFC, UWB, 802.15.4 and Wi-Fi, are forecast to total five billion in 2014.
2005-02-14 Semiconductor, content providers to simplify mobile multimedia
Royal Philips Electronics has formed an alliance with content and service providers SMART System Technologies (SST) and 3united to deliver mobile entertainment applications as well as loyalty and reward programs via near field communication (NFC) technology.
2014-09-24 SDA enhances iSDIO cards with TransferJet
TransferJet facilitates contactless data transmission at 560Mbit/s with an effective throughput of up to 375Mbit/s, making it more than 1,000 times faster than the typical NFC setup.
2006-05-08 SanDisk, Philips join forces on cellphone payment
SanDisk has struck a deal with Philips to embed the Philips SmartMX smartcard controller chip in certain types of flash memory cards to allow them to be used for NFC to pay for things.
2013-05-20 Samsung intros 45nm eFlash logic process dev't
The process is aimed at security solutions and mobile devices, including smart card IC, NFC IC,embedded secure element and TPM.
2011-04-30 Samsung Galaxy S4 teardown
UBM TechInsights teardown specialist Allan Yogasingam identifies Broadcom's newest NFC IC and other design wins inside the Galaxy S4.
2013-04-30 Samsung Galaxy S4 dissected
UBM TechInsights teardown specialist Allan Yogasingam identifies Broadcom's newest NFC IC and other design wins inside the Galaxy S4.
2007-05-01 RFID chip uses UHF bands for longer distances
Starport Systems Inc.'s SF7001 single-chip CMOS reader IC will use UHF bands in a design that can operate from NFC distances to several meters.
2006-11-22 NXP, Sony partner on contactless IC solution for mobile apps
NFC technology providers NXP Semiconductors and Sony Corp. have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish by mid-year 2007 a joint venture to drive global adoption of contactless smart card apps in mobile phones.
2008-05-06 NXP plans IP licensing program for Mifare
NXP Semiconductors is looking seriously at licensing to other semiconductor companies its Mifare contactless chip card platform technology for use in SIM cards and NFC applications such as ticketing, payment and access management.
2013-03-19 Gemalto, NXP awarded best smart card, IC ticketing vendors
NXP continues to dominate the contactless ticketing market and while Gemalto is not the market leader in terms of market share, a combination of its current global reach and penetration, innovative multi-application products, and NFC support ensured its place in the rankings, noted ABI Research.
2012-04-09 Broadcom intros smartphone location platform
The BCM4752 GNSS chip feature multiconstellation support, and leverages sensors, WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC for indoor positioning.
2007-09-05 ABI: Japan unlikely to see U-SAM benefits in near future
In its new research brief, ABI Research purported that the benefits of the U-SAM chipset, the joint initiative by Sony and NXP that combines FeliCa and NFC in Japan, may not be felt in the near future.
2010-11-11 World smart card market worth $6.6B by 2015
Research firm MarketsandMarkets predicts that the total global smart card market will be worth $6.6 billion by 2015, with the telecommunication sector accounting for for almost 53.8 percent of revenues.
2014-01-09 Wireless devices fly high at CES 2014
Executives from Ericsson, the WiFi Alliance, Boingo Wireless and Broadcom discussed wins, challenges and the future of wireless technology in an interview with EE Times.
2011-08-18 WiFi to push combination IC shipments
The global market for wireless combination ICs is forecast to grow by almost 24 percent this year resulting from increasing WiFi attach rate.
2015-03-04 What's behind the NXP-Freescale merger?
Through the merger, NXP will add Freescale's computing power to its security and wireless communication strengths, which is expected to drive the Internet of Things.
2015-06-30 What chips are inside Apple Watch?
The good news for the winners of the design slotsSTMicroelectronics, NXP, AMS, Dialog Semiconductoris that Yole reckons the wearable electronic equipment will grow steadily.
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