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Driver demand for connected cars grows

The demand grows as consumers call for better safety, smarter navigation and lower-cost insurance. Telefónica launches second Connected Car Industry report, exploring the attitudes of drivers towards car connectivity, with insight from industry experts..  Highlights: Consumer awareness of Connected Car…
The future ready Electronic driver’s licenses

Mario Stoltz, Product Manager, Secure Card Solutions Driver’s licenses for motor vehicles have been around for more than 125 years. With the expansion of traffic and personal mobility across national borders in the 20th century, the use of driver’s licenses…
Hot Opportunities in Power Semiconductors Market

The power semiconductor market is seeing rapid growth due to the smart grid, energy storage systems (ESSs), and electric cars. The “less power” theme was reflected in many of the technical and industry sessions. Wide band gap devices (semiconductors using…
NI Discusses 5G Wireless Technology Buzz

“With the rapid adoption of smart devices such as smartphones, tablets and even fablets, network capacity and bandwidth are being consumed at accelerated rates. In fact, industry analysts predict that wireless data demand will exceed 2009 levels by over 35×…
Major Players in EMS Serving India Electronics Industry

India Needs a Serious chip manufacturing start to satisfy huge electronics demand. India’s IT services companies are tops in outsourcing, with Tata Consultancy Services and Infosys competing globally with IBM and Accenture. The cities of Bangalore and Hyderabad are well…
Sub-GHz Wireless Design Choices for Smart Metering

The worldwide focus on energy conservation in the last decade has led to tremendous growth in smart meter deployments, which help manage energy distribution and consumption much more efficiently than traditional utility meters. The smart meter is a central device…