CSR Media Coverage
DATE: 13 May 2013 | SOURCE: Business Weekly
American rap star 50 Cent’s company SMS Audio has committed to sound technology from Cambridge UK wireless business, CSR. The rapper’s cutting-edge audio line has joined the aptX ecosystem pioneered by CSR.
DATE: 8 Apr 2013 | SOURCE: Technology Guide
Last month, Apple confirmed its acquisition of WiFiSLAM, a Silicon Valley-based startup that specializes in indoor mapping... The UK-based company CSR is developing a Bluetooth-based indoor mapping technology as well, focusing on beacons in buildings or moving assets for tracking a location. The company has also experimented with using a phone’s accelerometer, magnetometer, and Wi-Fi capability to find a precise position.
DATE: 25 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: GPS World
CSR's Greg Turetzky writes: Many of us remember way back in 2001 when the FCC first announced E911 position reporting requirements for cell phones. That was a long time ago in many significant ways. Everyone had 2G phones and anxiously anticipated the arrival of 3G, and with it, data. Most people still had a landline at home, and used their mobile sparingly lest they overrun their monthly minutes. Roaming was very expensive and nearly impossible overseas. Very few phones had GPS, and people only turned it on when needed, as it significantly reduced battery life...
DATE: 22 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: Electronics Weekly
CSR has added coverage of China's GPS-like BeiDou-2 satellite navigation system. “CSR is committed to supporting all current and future GNSS [global navigation satellite system] constellations,” said company marketing director Dave Huntingford.
DATE: 22 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: TWICE
More CE products are coming equipped with CSR’s aptX audio codec for Bluetooth. The latest products include the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone and Scandyna’s active SmallPod and MiniPod Bluetooth speakers.
DATE: 20 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: Computer Weekly
CSR may be headquartered in the UK – specifically Cambridge – but to compete internationally, it needs its sites spread around the world and connected with a strong network.
DATE: 13 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: GPS World
CSR plc today announced that its SiRFstarV, SiRFprima and SiRFatlas location platforms are now able to acquire and track satellites and utilize location data from the recently activated BeiDou Satellite Navigation System.
DATE: 1 Mar 2013 | SOURCE: GPS World
The smartphone screen map images on the [March 2013] cover are drawn from a November 2012 GPS World article, “Continuous Indoor Positioning” by Blake Bullock, Greg Turetzky, and co-authors at CSR and Samsung and show the results of CSR’s SiRFusion technology in Tokyo station.
DATE: 21 Feb 2013 | SOURCE: The Financial Times
CSR has broken the billion-dollar mark, reporting full-year sales of $1.025bn and beating analysts’ expectations. Operating profit was lower than analysts expected at $108m, but chief executive Joep van Beurden said the 2013 outlook was strong and raised guidance for first-quarter revenues to between $215m and $255m...