Wireless and autism - - where is the link?
We have had scares about cellular phones and cancer and more recently suggestions that Wi-Fi causes all kinds of nausea and illnesses. Now a couple of scientists are warning that wireless networks may be responsible for accelerating the rise of autism in children. Details... more »
Applied buys Italian solar cell gear maker
Applied Materials Inc. i
s extending its investments in companies making equipment for the solar cell industry and is buying, for $330 million in cash, privately held Italian group Baccini SpA. Details... more »
Low - power design animates panel in Taiwan
A panel convened by Cadence at a Fabless Semiconductor Association event in Taipei earlier this month offered some useful insight into the state of low-power CMOS chip design, and some tips into where the real challenges lie in this increasingly mandatory phase of the SoC design process. Details... more »