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2014 ACE Awards finalists are announced

The 2014 Oscars may have just ended but the 2014 ACE Awards have just begun! The 2014 ACE Awards, presented by EE Times and EDN, aims to honor the best of the best in today’s electronics industry, including the hottest new products, start-up companies, design teams, executives. As a leader in providing ultra-low energy solutions…

Introducing Simplicity Studio

Simplicity Studio: Embedded development has never been simpler

The Silicon Labs team was excited to announce the new version of the Simplicity Studio™ at the 2014 Embedded World trade show in Nuremberg, Germany last week. Simplicity Studio is a complimentary software suite that provides instant, one-click access to the latest software, documentation, and design tools. The new version of the Simplicity Studio supports Silicon…

Visit us at Embedded World

Welcome to 2014 Embedded World

The Silicon Labs team will be participating at 2014 Embedded World in Nuremberg, Germany, 25th-27th Feb, at Booth A4-118 to demonstrate ultra-low-energy solutions for the Internet of Things applications. As Geir Førre (Sr. VP and GM of Silicon Labs’ microcontroller products) mentioned, the next wave of connected devices will require energy-friendly MCUs that extend battery…

Silicon Labs CEO named 2013 Investor of the Year

Silicon Labs CEO named 2013 Inventor of the Year

Darryl Adams, President of the Austin Intellectual Property Law Association, presents Tyson Tuttle with the 2013 Inventor of the Year Award on December 10, 2013. Our CEO, Tyson Tuttle, earned the glory of being named 2013 Inventor of the Year by the Austin Intellectual Property Law Association at the end of last year. This prestigious award…

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2013 Christmas donation to Aid-in-Action

Aid-in-Action local employees in Kenya A young Norwegian woman, Anne Louise Hübert, went on a backpacking trip to Kenya in 2008. During the trip, she met many people suffering from drought and hunger, and she felt that she wanted to help them get out of poverty. She followed her heart and established a fundraising project…

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EFM32 Body Sensors Improve Trauma Treatment

“Pressure sensors front and back plus an accelerometer, you say. Is that really necessary?” Scene from Saving Private Ryan Unlike the main character in war movies, real life soldiers that survive multiple blasts and are exposed to explosions might not have a happy ending after all. Although the character comes back home safely and the…

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2014 Outlook on Machine to Machine (M2M) Communications and the Internet of Things (IoT)

Embedded systems are today’s main markets for M2M products Embedded systems have experienced significant growth over the past decade in markets such as telecommunications, industrial, security and consumer electronics as developers add more intelligence and connectivity to devices and systems. The embedded market growth of the past few years may well be dwarfed by what…