A Sleeper Among Blockbusters
- TI debuts amplifier for hands-free units. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;10/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p22
Introduces the TPS3000D1 audio amplifier from Texas Instruments (TI) for hands-free cellular phones. Capabilities of the audio amplifier; Remarks from TI about the packaging of amplifier; Price of the amplifier.
- Sendo chooses Texas Instruments. // RCR Wireless News;3/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p40
Announces the selection of Texas Instruments Inc.'s high performance, low-power OMAP technology to power the Z100 Multimedia Smartphone from Sendo Ltd.
- Trend Goes to Multi-CPUs. Morrison, Gale // Electronic News;11/20/2000, Vol. 46 Issue 47, p44
Reports on changes in semiconductor intellectual property in third-generation cellular phones. Information on Sonics Incorporated's processors; Cellular phone makers that selected Texas Instruments Incorporated's Open Multimedia Applications Platform; Basis of ARM cell phone success.
- ST and TI to create open standard for wireless. // Electronics Weekly;12/18/2002, Issue 2081, p2
Reports on the bid of STMicroelectronics (ST) and Texas Instruments (TI) to create an open standard for wireless multimedia applications. Intention of the firms to invite different suppliers to support their proposed standard set of applications interfaces for mobile telephones; Problems...
- Asian vendors join Texas Instruments in cell-phone JV. Carson, Phil // RCR Wireless News;7/31/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 31, p17
This article reports that NEC Corp., NEC Electronics, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd., Panasonic Mobile Communications and Texas Instruments Inc. would collaborate to develop, design and license technology for a hardware and software communications platform for next-generation mobile...
- Multiprocessor chip wraps up the multimedia phone. Prophet, Graham // EDN Europe;Apr2004, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p16
Reports on Texas Instruments' OMAP2 processor. Features of the processor; Processing power; Video- and graphics-acceleration blocks; Release of the 2410 and 2420 devices in the second half of 2004; Design of a class of all-in-one entertainment phone.
- Qualcomm, TI see improving chip sales. // RCR Wireless News;12/12/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p14
The article reports that chip makers Qualcomm Inc. and Texas Instruments Inc. have raised their revenue forecasts based on improving sales in December 2005. Qualcomm raised its revenue expectations and earnings per share forecasts for its first fiscal quarter while Texas Instruments increased...
- Alliance eyes interface for mobile chips. Nobel, Carmen // eWeek;8/04/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p25
A group of major wireless industry companies last week announced an initiative to standardize the interface to cell phone application processors as of August 4, 2003. The Mobile Industry Processor Interface (MIPI) alliance is an evolution of Open Mobile Application Processor Interface (OMAPI), a...
- Mobile phones to be powered by solar panels. Wilson, Richard // Electronics Weekly;4/4/2007, Issue 2282, p1
The article reports that European mobile phone firms are looking at techniques for designing mini solar panels into mobile handsets to extend standby times to a week or more. Uwe Mengelkamp, director of DC-DC converters at Texas Instruments Inc., said that handset firms in Europe have approached...