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New discovery could pave way for spin-based computing: Novel oxide-based magnetism follows electrical commands
Electricity and magnetism rule our digital world. Semiconductors process electrical information, while magnetic materials enable long-term data storage. A research team has now discovered a way to fuse these two distinct properties in a single material, paving the way for new ultrahigh density (...)
[Science daily]

Future flexible electronics based on carbon nanotubes
Researchers have demonstrated a new method to improve the reliability and performance of transistors and circuits based on carbon nanotubes, a semiconductor material that has long been considered by scientists as one of the most promising successors to silicon for smaller, faster and cheaper (...)
[Science daily]

Engineers unlock potential for faster computing
Engineers discovered a way to create a special material -- a metal layer on top of a silicon semiconductor -- that could lead to cost-effective, superfast computers that perform lightning-fast calculations but don’t overheat. This new "topological insulator" behaves like an insulator on the (...)
[Science daily]

Germanium tin could mean better and cheaper infrared cameras in smartphones, and faster computer chips
Researchers have fabricated a new semiconductor material that can be used to build better and less expensive infrared cameras for smartphone and automobiles.
[Science daily]

Dow Corning Expands Prime Grade Portfolio Setting New Industry Standard for 150 mm SiC Wafer Crystal Quality
Dow Corning, a global leader in silicon and wide-bandgap semiconductor technology, raised the bar yet again for silicon carbide (SiC) crystal quality today by announcing that it now offers 150 mm diameter silicon carbide (SiC) wafers under its ground-breaking Prime Grade portfolio. Recently (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

Making quantum dots glow brighter
Researchers have found a new way to control the properties of quantum dots, those tiny chunks of semiconductor material that glow different colors depending on their size. Quantum dots, which are so small they start to exhibit atom-like quantum properties, have a wide range of potential (...)
[Science daily]

Huawei Selects Cypress's TrueTouch Gen5 Touchscreen Controller for Sleek New MediaPad X1 Tablet
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, has selected the TrueTouch® Gen5 capacitive touchscreen controller from Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) for the MediaPad X1 tablet. The new tablet employs the Gen5 TMA568 controller's (...)
[WebWire Computer hardware]

Huawei Selects Cypress's TrueTouch Gen5 Touchscreen Controller for Sleek New MediaPad X1 Tablet
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider, has selected the TrueTouch® Gen5 capacitive touchscreen controller from Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) for the MediaPad X1 tablet. The new tablet employs the Gen5 TMA568 controller's (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

Infineon Consolidates Leading Position in Power Semiconductors; Growth Despite Weak Market; Number One for the First Time in MOSFET Segment
Infineon Technologies AG consolidated its position as global market leader in power semiconductors last year. With a market share of 12.3 per cent, the company came in first for the eleventh time in a row, according to a study carried out by IHS Inc (NYSE: IHS), a business information provider. (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

Advantest to Exhibit at the Intel Developer Forum 2014 in Moscone West, September 9-11, 2014
Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857, NYSE: ATE) will feature its T5503HS tester for DDR4 and LPDDR4 memories and its MPT3000 tester for advanced solid-state drives (SSD) at the Intel Developer Forum in booth #377 at Moscone West in San Francisco, CA. (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

STMicroelectronics Drives the MEMS-Industry Evolution in the Internet-of-Things Era
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, the world's top MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) manufacturer and the leading supplier of MEMS for consumer and mobile applications1, today announced that (...)
[WebWire Internet technology]

STMicroelectronics Drives the MEMS-Industry Evolution in the Internet-of-Things Era
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, the world's top MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) manufacturer and the leading supplier of MEMS for consumer and mobile applications1, today announced that (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

Ultra sensitive biosensor from molybdenite semiconductor: Potential for single-molecule detection
Researchers have demonstrated an atomically thin, ultrasensitive and scalable molybdenum disulfide field-effect transistor based biosensors and establish their potential for single-molecule detection.
[Science daily]

NXP Releases Complete Passive Solution for NFC Interaction with Electronic Devices
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced a complete passive solution for near field communication (NFC) interaction for a wide variety of applications such as home appliances, consumer electronics, wearable technology and home automation. By combining a contactless NFC interface (...)
[WebWire Electronic components]

Cypress Adds Support for Single-Layer Sensors and Gloved-Finger Tracking to TrueTouch Gen4X Touchscreen Controller Family
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that its TrueTouch ® Gen4X touchscreen controller family now supports single-layer multi-touch sensors, which lower manufacturing costs without compromising performance. The Gen4X TMA445 controller enables thin form factors by leveraging (...)
[WebWire Computer hardware]

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