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Feb 25, 2021

Sony announces Altair ALT1255 5G-ready NB-IoT chipset with 2G fallback

By Jean-Luc Aufranc, CNX Software

Sony Semiconductor Israel, previously known as Altair Semiconductor, has announced the launch of the Altair ALT1255 NB-IoT (NB2) chipset. 

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Feb 18, 2021

Low Power and Security for IoT Chipset – EE Times Europe

By Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio, EE Times Europe.

As IoT expands to include all types of connected “things”, many companies are providing several low power and connectivity chips to support the millions of devices.

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Sep 08, 2020

LG U+ develops SIM-less tech for smart devices

By Shim Woo-hyun, The Korea Herald.

LG U+ announced Tuesday that the company and its global partners had developed a new technology enabling smart devices to work without SIM cards.

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Aug 18, 2020

Skylo partners with Sony Semiconductor Israel for 5G NB-IoT over Satellite

By IANS, Prokerala.

Skylo, maker of the world’s most affordable and ubiquitous network that connects any machine or sensor, on Tuesday announced a partnership with Sony Semiconductor Israel (Sony, formerly known as Altair Semiconductor).

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Jul 21, 2020

Altair renamed as Sony Semiconductor Israel after being acquired four years ago

By Cho Mu-Hyun, ZDNet.

Altair Semiconductor has been renamed as Sony Semiconductor Israel, the company announced on Wednesday. It comes four years after the Israeli semiconductor company, founded by former Texas Instruments executives, was acquired for $212 million by the Japanese tech giant.

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