Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
More companies join SDIO Now! program
Posted on 17-Jun-2004 08:00 | Filed under: News



Some big names in mobile technology decided to joing the SDIO Now! program, by BSQUARE. The names include Panasonic, Renesas Technology Corp., and BenQ Corporation. BSQUARE's technology enables consumer electronics vendors to provide plug-and-play interoperability with a wide range of small form factor peripherals and storage devices based on SD IO standard.

Renesas Technology is using BSQUARE's SDIO technology to enable the plug-and-play support for its X-Mobile Card. "Using SDIO technology from BSQUARE, Renesas Technology can now deliver a seamless user experience for mobile e-commerce applications," said Victor Tsai, market development manager, Renesas Technology America. "The X-Mobile Card represents the integration of Renesas Technology' Smart Card and flash memory technology in the SD/MultiMediaCard form factor for support of secure eCommerce transactions."

The world's largest consumer electronics manufacturer, Panasonic, has licensed SDIO Now! for embedding into their line Windows CE-based devices. BenQ is integrating BSQUARE's SDIO technology into their next generation smartphone devices.

BSQUARE designed SDIO Now! to enable manufacturers of Microsoft Windows Mobile and Windows Powered devices to interoperate with chipsets (including Pocket PC and Smartphone), host controllers, and peripherals that are based on the popular Secure Digital (SD) and Secure Digital Input Output (SDIO) standards. The technology provides companies with a common development platform, eliminating the need for vendors to write individual drivers for each device. With a standard driver architecture and APIs, vendors can feel confident that their products will be compatible with various devices regardless of the choice of SD host controller or platform architecture.


More information: http://www.bsquare.com...







Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

BBQ season 2019 - 2020
Created by freitasm, last reply by Paul1977 on 9-Dec-2019 16:29 (53 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Spark outage 7 dec
Created by funnyfela, last reply by Tracer on 9-Dec-2019 17:41 (68 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Spotify Android app No internet connection
Created by afe66, last reply by Dratsab on 9-Dec-2019 16:34 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


Calls suspended for exceeding the 'Fair Use' policy
Created by kiwibob1, last reply by SaltyNZ on 8-Dec-2019 19:12 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


White Island eruption
Created by Fred99, last reply by eracode on 10-Dec-2019 04:50 (31 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Can you help me with numeric psychometric tests?
Created by HelpAli, last reply by eracode on 10-Dec-2019 05:02 (38 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Odd line behaviour
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Batman on 9-Dec-2019 23:29 (11 replies)

Master telephone jack wiring
Created by ShobbysLead, last reply by cyril7 on 9-Dec-2019 14:36 (33 replies)
Pages... 2 3