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Tuesday, January 03, 2006

MindTree with an analog IC design

MindTree Consulting, an Indian firm has unveiled an analog integrated chip (IC) for handheld devices. The analog IC has intelligent charging capabilities for Lithium-ion batteries and is very small (see the inset). They are currently developing it for an Asian semi-conductor company. Batteries play a major role in handheld devices apart from its features. And this chip installed in that handheld device will make it weigh less and have a longer battery life. To read the press release, Click Here.