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Axign chips at the heart of Harman Kardon’s beat

Harman Kardon’s new Citation Amp boasts 200 watts of Class D amplification per channel, enabled by Axign’s digital feedback audio chip.

Headlines

Dawn Aerospace validates B20 Thrusters in space
Imec.istart balloons to ‎€30M as maximum investment doubles
Layoffs at Ampleon during surge of RF activities in Nijmegen
Easics eyes expansion and elects a new CEO
NXP raises 2 billion for green projects
Microsure shores its coffers with €2.7M in new investment
Intel: Benelux fab an option
VDL in talks to acquire Neways

The art of designing and building RF power amplifier applications

Going to 5G makes the power amplifier application design even more challenging. For the customers of Ampleon, Bruco Integrated Circuits develops efficient PA modules for 4G/5G base station applications in the range of 0.6-4 GHz.

In other news

AI spots Covid cough (BBC)
AI drives memory interconnect evolution (EE Times)
Disney robot stares directly into your soul (Gizmodo)

Making data-driven real

Becoming a data-driven organization is one of the highest-priority goals that any company should have. However, going from word to action is a challenging journey where, ideally, you learn from other people’s mistakes before making new ones yourself.