Mauna Kea Semiconductors is aiming to make UWB ubiquitous for location sensing in IoT products, as it launches its first fully integrated SoC for this purpose, partners with Infienoen, and raises $12.8 million in funding.
A roundup of this week’s embedded news including Wi-Fi 6E news and products, IoT and cybersecurity, biocompatible semiconductors, as well as people and events news.
The Wi-Fi Alliance said it is evolving Wi-Fi 6 certification to meet increasing demands from today’s Wi-Fi use cases, with its new release adding support for uplink capacity and greater power management, which will benefit dense enterprise and IoT deployments.
Silex Technology’s new SC-PCEAX is a tri-band wireless LAN combo module that supports Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth v5.2, using Qualcomm QCA2066.
Software-defined Wi-Fi 6E access points enable selection of 5 or 6 GHz operation per radio, and intelligent Wi-Fi 6E migration assistant automating transition to 6 GHz.
A roundup of this week’s embedded news includes more coverage from CES 2022, including a look at software-defined vehicles, open lidar API, and biowearables.
NXP Semiconductors launches tri-radio devices supporting Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 and 802.15.4 protocols, and updates automotive 4D imaging radar portfolio.
Infineon launches new AURIX microcontroller (MCU) for automotive and AIROC BLE system on chip (SoC) which is Bluetooth 5.3 core spec-compliant.