Lead Editor: Susan Rush

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SmartBrief keeps your finger on the pulse of everything technology -- consumer electronics, mobile, IT, software services, security and semiconductors, as well as education and digital entertainment. We also cover the worlds of cable, telecommunications, broadcasting and satellite communications.

"IT Essentials" Just Weeks Away


A self-paced online offering of SCTE's training course "IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software (CompTIA A+)" is scheduled to begin Monday, Nov. 17. Learn more about this certification prep course and… Read More

Exec: Time to think economically about connected cars



Automobile manufacturers and product developers are bullish on the prospects of the connected car, but to maximize the technology's benefits, machine-to-machine companies need to collaborate more to d… Read More

NeoEE IP upgrade meets auto electronics requirements


  • DigiTimes

The NeoEE silicon intellectual property for automotive electronics applications has been upgraded to satisfy the AEC-Q100 Grade 0 requirements, according to eMemory, which provides the low-power IP. Read More

Broadband shows strength as Comcast's Q3 earnings rise


  • Bloomberg
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Comcast said earnings per share rose 12% and revenue grew by 4% in the third quarter, powered by the addition of 315,000 broadband subscribers. Comcast's NBCUniversal group, including its cable and br… Read More