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NI radar test system targets autonomous vehicle design

NI radar test system targets autonomous vehicle design

The system is designed around millimetre-wave (mmWave) front end technology to test 76–81GHz radar systems which are being used in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). The system, dubbed VRTS, uses a 76–81GHz vector signal generator/analyser designed for dynamic obstacle generation and comprehensive RF characteristic measurements. Use of both traditional and hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) test techniques areRead more about NI radar test system targets autonomous vehicle design[…]

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is now available in "Rosso" red

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is now available in "Rosso" red

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium was one of the flashiest phones we’ve ever tested. Its mirror like finish is unlike any other phone out there and it’s about to get even flashier. Starting next week, the Xperia XZ Premium will be available in an opulent red, chicly named ‘Rosso.’ Priced at SAR 2,499 in KSARead more about The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is now available in "Rosso" red[…]

Telstra oversight leaves much-ballyhooed eSIM tech unavailable to certain Apple Watch 3 owners

Telstra oversight leaves much-ballyhooed eSIM tech unavailable to certain Apple Watch 3 owners

The one major feature that makes buying the new LTE-capable Apple Watch 3 worthwhile – that is, the ability to use the wearable without having to tote a paired iPhone around too – seems to be completely unavailable to some Australian owners. Telstra was the first to announce its One Number eSIM support for theRead more about Telstra oversight leaves much-ballyhooed eSIM tech unavailable to certain Apple Watch 3 owners[…]

The best cheap PlayStation VR deals in October 2017

The best cheap PlayStation VR deals in October 2017

Update: Stock finally seems to be coming in on a semi-regular basis now, with some retailers even going as far to include discounted bundles. It’s about time as it’s been a bit of an omnishambles since launch. A bit like those Nintendo Switch deals. PlayStation VR is out now and we can’t wait to helpRead more about The best cheap PlayStation VR deals in October 2017[…]

Norway seeks “Tesla tax” on electric cars – an annotated infographic

Norway seeks “Tesla tax” on electric cars – an annotated infographic

Norway – a world leader in zero-emission vehicles – is proposing a one-off tax that will hit owners of large electric cars which have hitherto been exempt from heavy taxes imposed on other vehicles. Norway’s capital of Oslo boasts bus-lane access for electric vehicles (EVs), recharging stations aplenty, free parking and toll-free travel for EVs.Read more about Norway seeks “Tesla tax” on electric cars – an annotated infographic[…]

China to be biggest semi manufacturing equipment buyer in 2019

China to be biggest semi manufacturing equipment buyer in 2019

As a result, China is projected to be the top spending region in fab equipment by 2019, and is likely to approach record all-time levels for annual spending for a single region. SEMI has produced a report which looks at the China IC industry ecosystem covers central and local government policies, public and private funding,Read more about China to be biggest semi manufacturing equipment buyer in 2019[…]

WhatsApp's real-time location sharing lets your friends see where you're at

WhatsApp's real-time location sharing lets your friends see where you're at

WhatsApp has now joined the likes of Google Maps and parent company Facebook in activating real-time location sharing for users.  The popular chat service announced that starting today, users of its iOS and Android app will have the option to share their live location with family and friends for a set period of time. UsersRead more about WhatsApp's real-time location sharing lets your friends see where you're at[…]