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Nordic Semiconductor ships samples and development kits for its µBlue Bluetooth low energy single mode solution to lead customers
2009/11/17
Nordic Semiconductor ships samples and development kits for its µBlue Bluetooth low energy single mode solution to lead customers...

 The nRF8001 single mode chip and µBlue Prototype Kit are enabling Nordic's key customers to start developing their first Bluetooth low energy products. By providing current consumption in the microampere range, the nRF8001 sets new ultra low power consumption benchmarks for Blueto...

2009/11/12
Nordic 2.4GHz transceivers provide wireless link for up to 15,500 audience voting touchscreen keypads in latest Ativa® platform from Fleetwood Group...

The Ativa is a high speed and scalable professional audience response and interactive voting system that centers on the WRS8200 wireless keypad. This keypad employs a large, color touch-screen that can be configured to display anything from tailored keys/buttons to a full onscreen QWERT...

IAR Embedded Workbench update extends hardware debug and simulation capabilities of nRFgo development platform
2009/11/11
IAR Embedded Workbench update extends hardware debug and simulation capabilities of nRFgo development platform...

A recent update of IAR Embedded Workbench (v7.51A) from IAR Systems enables Nordic's nRFgo development platform to natively hardware debug all of the company's latest SoC solutions - including the nRF24LE1, nRF24LU1+, and OTP (one time programmable) variants. The update also introduces customer-requested support for IAR's C-SPY simulator

2009/10/28
Nordic Semiconductor reports second consecutive quarter of record financial results in Q3 2009...

Wireless PC peripherals segment continues to drive strong demand for the company's class leading 2.4GHz transceivers

Low cost variants of Nordic's leading 2.4GHz SoCs bring wireless to the masses
2009/10/08
Low cost variants of Nordic's leading 2.4GHz SoCs bring wireless to the masses...

The Nordic Semiconductor nRF24LE1 OTP and nRF24LU1+ OTP target the most fiercely price sensitive consumer segments of the ULP wireless market that do not require the flash memory employed in the company's existing nRF24LE1 and nRF24LU1+ 2.4GHz SoCs. Except for a flash-replacing OTP memo...

2009/10/07
Nordic Semiconductor expands distribution agreement with Rutronik to whole of Europe...

Expanded pan-European, 28-country franchise agreement now includes UK, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Norway, Sweden, Poland and Croatia for the first time

2009/07/20
Nordic Semiconductor reports record Q2 2009 operating income and second highest order inflows...

Results driven by sharp increase in sales of 2.4GHz SoC transceivers to new wireless PC peripherals customers in Asia, an improvement in gross margins from product and customer mix, and a strong focus on cost management. But like almost every other global semiconductor company today, other business segments have been hit hard by downturn

2009/07/16
Nordic calls customers to submit design ideas into Bluetooth Innovation World Cup...

Nordic Semiconductor - which is sponsoring the first ever Bluetooth Innovation World Cup - is inviting its customers to enter on-line their design concept ideas for innovative sports, fitness and healthcare applications based on the forthcoming Bluetooth low energy specification. Bluetooth low energy is predicted to become the fastest ever shipping wireless technology (1 billion units by 2013)...

2009/07/15
Continua Health Alliance standardizes on Bluetooth low energy and ZigBee...

Continua Health Alliance, an open industry healthcare coalition, has specified Bluetooth low energy and ZigBee® Health Care in the next version of its interoperability Design Guidelines for Continua Certified™ wireless devices

2009/07/14
Nordic Semiconductor appoints Robert Giori as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO)...

The new CFO says that he has inherited a financially strong company and highly skilled team, and seeks to maximize shareholder value by working closely with management on the company's business strategy and operations