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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

Kendrion locks up 3T acquisition
Quantum computing unicorn considers European HQ near Imec
Semiconductor boom might turn to glut in 2023, says IDC
The Netherlands joins European chip collaboration
$12M seed round brings Dutch stealth startup Axelera AI to light
Loop Robots cleans up with a $2M seed investment
TU Delft and NFI investigate next-gen forensic photography
Pharrowtech field-tests mm-wave-based fixed wireless access

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.