Sigma Designs, Inc., incorporated in January 1982, is a fabless provider of system-on-chip (SoS) solutions, which are used to deliver multimedia entertainment throughout the home. As of January 30, 2010, the Company offered four separate product lines: media processors, home networking solutions, video image processors and home automation solutions. The Company offer SoCs along with software, which enables solutions for consumer entertainment products.
Dialog Semiconductor, Inc. (Deutsche Stock Exchange: DLG), a highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technology provider, today announced the availability of the first state machine-based USB power supply on the market. Transfer (USB-PD) interface IC -- iW656. The device helps design engineers develop small, portable power adapters that meet the relevant standards for high efficiency, fast charging, and high power density. Compatible with the latest USB Type-CTM standard, the iW656 supports fast charging applications for AC/DC power adapters for smartphones, tablets and other portable computing devices.