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Damage Control: Samsung Faces Note 7 Controversy Head-On

Mar 10, 2017
Samsung has revealed the findings of its investigation into well-publicized reports of its Note 7 smartphones catching fire....

NXP Spinout Nexperia Signals Changes in Market

Feb 27, 2017
Nexperia has been officially launched as an independent supplier of discrete, logic, and MOSFET devices....

NYU Wireless: Engineering Research Looks Beyond 5G

Dec 22, 2016
Having already shown that a Line of Sight isn’t necessary for millimeter-wave systems, NYU Wireless researchers keep innovating and researching...

Battery Safety: Do We Need New Regulations?

Dec 12, 2016
If Samsung’s aggressive design is found to be behind the explosions of the Galaxy Note 7, will the safety regulations for lithium batteries change?...

Wireless Charging Inches Closer to Commercial Reality

Oct 14, 2016
The production of wireless charging transmitter and receiver chip-sets based on WPC and A4WP/PMA standards is picking up. Several mobile chipmakers...

As Phones Catch Fire, Samsung Looks to Its Batteries

Sep 13, 2016
First we had hoverboards catching fire; now Samsung is recalling its Galaxy Note 7 phones because they are spontaneously catching fire......

U.S. Opens High-Band Spectrum for 5G Networks

Aug 05, 2016
The FCC made history last month by unanimously voting to pass the proposal of the Spectrum Frontier Proceeding....

London Post-Grad Team Wins Power Challenge

Jul 25, 2016
A post-graduate team from Imperial College London has won the inaugural GaN Systems Geoff Haynes Future Power Challenge....

Large-Scale Energy Storage Disrupting the Electrical Industry

Jun 07, 2016
The latest developments in energy storage promise a greener future for the electrical industry. With more effective and reliable interaction......

A 5G Summit Grows in Brooklyn

May 05, 2016
A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Brooklyn 5G Summit 2016 at NYU Tandon School of Engineering.......

Networking and Learning at APEC 2016

Apr 14, 2016
Having only joined Electronic Design last fall, I just attended my first annual Applied Power Electronic Conference (APEC).......

Expectations for APEC 2016

Feb 17, 2016
Once again, the best in the power electronics industry will meet to discuss the applied aspects of the power electronics business.......

CES 2016 Roundup, Part II

Feb 02, 2016
Electrical vehicles and systems that can charge them wirelessly were among the hot topics at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas....

CES 2016 Roundup, Part I

Jan 26, 2016
Owing to its current trendiness, wireless power technology enjoyed a strong presence at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, with several applications available...
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