EV Charging, API Cyberthreats Emerge in Auto Industry

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Automotive players continue to see an increasing number of cybersecurity attacks across a variety of hardware and software access points. A column in early May summarized a lot of cybersecurity trends. Most of the data came from Upstream Security and their annual reports on automotive … Read more

Components Industry In Telangana’s SpaceTech Framework

The state of Telangana’s new policy getting ready, SpaceTech Framework, holds a great promise for the development of specialized components required for the high-tech sector. The state government is going all out to support the sector. Read on to find out how, and the new opportunities that are likely to arise as a result The … Read more

1990s: The graduate student who helped the electronics industry face a global crisis

By David H. Freedman 09.23.2022 0 //php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> In 1974, three scientists published a paper that would rock the US and global electronics industry 15 years later. The paper laid out the chemical life cycle of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), a family of compounds that had proven hugely useful … Read more

1980s: Preaching the gospel of safety to an industry eager to improve

By David H. Freedman 09.22.2022 0 //php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> In 1987, the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response standards, or HAZWOPER. HAZWOPER could have landed like a bombshell in the semiconductor industry, most of which had long lacked any sort … Read more

Culture Won – an insider’s view of how Arm changed the tech industry

“Culture eats strategy for breakfast,” said the business guru Peter Drucker, and Keith Clarke, a former Arm VP and 25-year Arm veteran, endorses Drucker’s view in his book ‘Culture Won’. There was, of course, a bit more to it. If Arm ever adopted a motto it would be: “I can do better than that” – … Read more

How Baidu Apollo Rolls in the AV Industry

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Baidu Apollo is the leader and most influential autonomous vehicle (AV) developer in China. Apollo has aggressive goals across multiple AV use cases — especially robotaxis. As a leader in AI research applying technology to AVs, Baidu’s AV research began in 2013, while the Apollo … Read more

RoHS and Its Impact on the Resistor Industry

This article is part of the TechXchange: RoHS Design Issues What you’ll learn: RoHS, also known as Directive 2002/95/EC, originated in the European Union and restricts the use of specific hazardous materials found in electrical and electronic products (known as EEE). The RoHS Directive allows for exemptions from its restrictions, under certain conditions defined in … Read more

SiC Semiconductors and the Future of the Industry

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Silicon carbide (SiC) has been used in a variety of applications for well over 100 years. Today, however, the semiconductor material is gaining more popularity than ever before, largely driven by its use in industrial applications. In this article, we will explore why SiC is … Read more

EV Industry Trends and Perspectives

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Electric vehicles (EVs) are now accepted as the future of most transportation segments — an incredible change as even just five years ago, EVs were perceived as a niche product that wouldn’t become important for another 20 years or so. It is amazing how fast … Read more

Assessing the Potential of SiC beyond the Automotive Industry

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> Silicon carbide (SiC) has come to be known as the successor of traditional Si IGBT devices in the automotive industry due to its higher switching frequencies, and higher junction temperatures. Furthermore, the last five years have observed the automotive industry as a public testing … Read more