NXP announced new products this week– NXP S32 computing architecture, MOB10 contactless chip and fingerprent payments. Connected Car Platform NXP Semiconductors announced an all new control and compute concept for connected, electric and autonomous cars.
Qualcomm announced that it is acquiring NXP the leadeing supplier of automotibe semi conductors. The price of the sale is around $47 billion. NXP also has leading positions in automotive infotainment, networking and safety systems,
NXP Semiconductors demoed its BlueBox engine for self-driving car using NXP silicon and software solutions at each ADAS node. The system useds BlueBox central computing engine with radar, lidar, and vision sensing, as well as
The modern car has become not just a marvel of modern mechanical engineering, but also software and electronic innovation. A high-end car now features close to 100 million lines of code and relies on a
At the IAA international motor show in Frankfurt, Germany, NXP Semiconductors announced the new Mantra RF portfolio — a family of high-performance transceivers and receivers for secure car access and vehicle management from as much
There were many connected car news shorts this week with news that was too short report about Nuance, Wind River, NXP, Audi, Toyota, Honda, GM, TrulyHandsfree and Johnson Controls. Nuance Moves into Motown Nuance opened
NXP is becoming the world leader in semi conductors for automobiles through a merger with Freescale and participating in Mobile World Congress. NXP Semiconductors will merge with Freescale Semiconductor in a transaction which values the
There are several new IoT tech announcements, new processors with security from NXP and Freescale. ARM announced an IoT kit with Bluemix IBM. Redbend announced Redbend 10 with Over-the-Air updates for the automotive market. NXP