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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

Dutch want photonics, AI and quantum in European Chips Act
Axelera AI attracts CTO from IBM Zurich
Samsung increases EUV layers in DRAM to five
Nvidia’s takeover of Arm dealt blow by EU
Hiber’s IoT service links with the UK’s Inmarsat Elera network
Mass production of Samsung’s 3nm node moved to next year
Eleo gives charge to Conmeq’s fully electric mini skid steer
Nowi’s PMIC brings energy autonomy to Nordic’s cellular IoT platform

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.