Wireless & Communications

Blu Wireless streams ultra-fast Gbps video through central Bristol as part of EU’s final 5G-XHaul demonstration

Blu Wireless Technology, a specialist provider of unlicensed mmWave networking solutions, has announced its 5G-ready technology has been used to stream video through Bristol’s historic centre. The 5G-XHaul project demonstration, which started July 1 2015, marks the end of a 3 year collaborative research study to identify 5G technologies funded …

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Now at Mouser: Cypress’ CYW20719 SoC supports Bluetooth Mesh Networking for smart home applications

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction (NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and electronic components,is now stocking the CYW20719 dual-mode Bluetooth wireless microcontroller from Cypress Semiconductor. Optimised for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, the CYW20719 is an ultra-low-power microcontroller device that complies with Bluetooth core …

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Blu Wireless HYDRA 1.X mmWave IP validated in successful real-world trial

Blu Wireless celebrates a successful trial of its HYDRA1.X IEEE 802.11ad baseband IP on the Bristol is Open trial network in its home city of Bristol. With the HYDRA1.X System IP including a number of 802.11ay and other novel features, such as advanced co-channel mitigation, 64QAM, dynamic TSMA scheduling, flexible …

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BlueX license CEVA Bluetooth Low Energy IP for BX2400 wearable SoC

CEVA, Inc., the leading licensor of signal processing platforms and artificial intelligence processors for smarter, connected devices, has announced that BlueX Microelectronics (Hefei) Co., Ltd. (BlueX) has licensed and deployed CEVA’s RivieraWaves Bluetooth low energy technology in its new BX2400 Bluetooth 5 compliant wireless integrated circuit (IC). Building on BlueX’s deep expertise in CMOS subthreshold design, the BX2400 …

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Leti demonstrates new waveform for 5G low-power wide-area Internet of Things networks

Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech, today announced that field trials of its new Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) technology, a waveform tailored for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, showed significant performance gains in coverage, data-rate flexibility and power consumption compared to leading LPWA technologies. Leti’s LPWA approach includes …

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AT&S offers interconnection technologies for next-generation 5G mobile communications

Significantly higher data rates and volumes together with high power densities are resulting in rising requirements for interconnection technologies, too. The new 5G mobile communications generation is undoubtedly an overarching and defining trend here, with applications ranging from infrastructure (base stations) to terminal devices (mobile phones), as well as real-time …

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Making a splash

Swimmers across the globe have a new level of activity tracking at their fingertips following a collaboration between digital technology and product design firm Cambridge Design Partnership (CDP) and leading international swimwear brand Speedo. CDP has created a swim tracking algorithm for a new generation of tracking app, called Speedo …

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Wireless collaboration leader expands executive ranks to continue scaling in the face of high product demand

Mersive Technologies, a leader in wireless content sharing and collaboration solutions, announced that it has bolstered its leadership ranks by promoting Rick Emery to chief revenue officer (CRO) and adding Martin Payne and Dan Hudspeth as chief marketing officer (CMO) and chief financial officer (CFO), respectively. The three executives bring …

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Marvell debuts industry’s first 802.11ax concurrent dual Wi-Fi built for next-generation connected vehicles

Marvell, a leader in storage, networking, and connectivity semiconductor solutions has introduced the industry’s first high-efficiency wireless 802.11ax solution with 2×2 plus 2×2 concurrent dual Wi-Fi, dual-mode Bluetooth 5/Bluetooth Low Energy and 802.11p for connected vehicles. The new 88Q9098 combo solution enables gigabit-level performance, superior reliability, and enhanced security for the …

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u‑blox accelerates V2X active traffic safety

u-blox, a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies, today announcedits UBX‑P3 chip for vehicle-to-everything (V2X) wireless communication based on the DSRC/802.11p standard. The chip builds on the success of the u-blox THEO‑P1 and VERA-P1 V2X modules, and the company’s experience as a technology supplier to the existing …

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