Tech news tagged ‘CES’

CES: Wolfson goes wearable

Wolfson Microelectronics is working with audio processing company ComHear to develop chips for the wearable consumer audio applications.

The first product to be released, a Wolfson reference design headset integrates ComHear’s Kinetic Audio Processing (KAP) software onto Wolfson’s WM8280 Audio Hub with ambient noise cancellation (ANC).

The KAP…

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CES: Magellan smart watch runs on Gecko ARM MCU

Magellan has chosen Silicon Labs’ EFM32 Giant Gecko microcontroller for its Echo smart watch, which communicates over Bluetooth Smart to control, be controlled by, and display data from, smartphones.

It is particularly intended for use in sports, where it relies on the user’s iPhone (only certain models) to provide…

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CES: CSR puts aptX at heart of audio home networking

CSR’s VibeHub, to be accompanied by VibePlayers, promises easier support for audio home networking, accommodating a range of inputs or music sources and allowing users to listen to different content in different rooms.

It is based on CSR’s vendor-neutral SyncLock technology, meaning elements of the network don…

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