CEVA Acquires RivieraWaves, Expands IP Offering with Connectivity for Smartphones, Tablets, Small Cells and the Internet of Things

CEVA, Inc. today announced that it has acquired RivieraWaves, a privately held company and a leading provider of wireless connectivity IP for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technologies. More...

Atmel to Acquire Newport Media - Strengthening its Leadership Position in the IoT Market

Atmel Corporation today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Newport Media, Inc. that will enable Atmel to offer the industry's most complete wireless portfolio of smart connected devices for the "Internet of Things." More...

Accellera Systems Initiative Releases UVM 1.2

Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera) announced it released a new version of its Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) class reference document, UVM 1.2 for SoC (system on chip) verification. More...

Quantifying the Internet of Things Market

Analyst views of the Internet of Things (IoT) vary drastically depending on how one defines the topic. As a result, there is the potential for much hyping. More...

Accellera Systems Initiative Enhances Mixed-signal Modeling and Verification in Verilog-AMS 2.4 Standard

Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera) announces it has developed new verification and design modeling extensions for its Verilog-AMS standard. More...

Electric Cars Reinvented - $178.9 Billion Market

IDTechEx finds that the global sale of hybrid and pure electric cars will triple to $178.9 billion in 2024 as they are transformed in most respects. More...

Forward Concepts Forecasts LTE Baseband Market to Grow 47% in 2014

Forward Concepts, a leader in DSP and wireless market research is proud to announce the publication of its newest report, "LTE Chip Market Trends." More...

Wearable Technology $50 Billion Investment Frenzy By Dr Peter Harrop

Many giant electronics manufacturers, computer services companies and conglomerates have tens of billions of dollars in the bank that is instantly available for investment to counter their saturating sales in mature markets. More...

Cirrus Logic Agrees to Acquire Wolfson Microelectronics

Cirrus Logic, Inc. and Wolfson Microelectronics plc today announced the terms of a recommended transaction under which Cirrus Logic would acquire Wolfson at a price of £2.35 per share in cash, implying an enterprise value of £278 million, or approximately $467 million. More...

51st Design Automation Conference to Debut Automotive Systems and Software Track

It was just a matter of time before the Design Automation Conference, known as the premier conference devoted to the design and automation of electronic systems, would incorporate a special track dedicated to the automotive industry. More...

Freescale enters into definitive agreement to purchase Mindspeed ARM processor business from MACOM

Freescale Semiconductor has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the Comcerto CPE communications processor business of Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. More...