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May 15, 2018

Pit ninjas, robots, mentors and teamwork: Journey to robotics competition teaches value of STEM education

With help from mentors, including several from our company, the robotics team at Conrad High School in Dallas has grown into a powerhouse that placed seventh in its division in the FIRST® Robotics Competition World Championships in Houston.

May 03, 2018

Personification of purpose: Margaret McDermott's name ‘synonymous with giving back’

Margaret McDermott was the personification of purpose. Over six decades, the wife of TI founder Eugene McDermott gave tens of millions of dollars to better the lives of the people in her community.

Apr 10, 2018

How Bobby Mitra stays several moves ahead of the game

Bobby Mitra – pioneer in India’s semiconductor industry, IEEE Fellow and avid chess player – sees continual learning as an investment in the future. 

Mar 27, 2018

Gallium nitride innovations promise to improve the efficiency and size of power-management systems

The future of electronics depends on power-management innovations. Gallium nitride promises to significantly improve many aspects of power management, generation and delivery.

Mar 20, 2018

Trash becomes treasure as TI volunteers use recycled plastic waste to build an eco-park

TIers spent thousands of hours collecting and filling 1.5-liter plastic bottles with chopped-up plastic shopping bags, plastic packaging waste and other down-cycled bits to create eco-bricks that were used to transform a trash dump into a park.

Mar 13, 2018

New technology charges your smartphone in just 30 minutes

A team from Kilby Labs, our applied-research center, and our battery-management team developed innovative technology that doubles the power density, provides high efficiency, simplifies designs and reduces thermal loss in batteries.

Mar 06, 2018

Engineering leader and role model Cecelia Smith ignites a spark in tomorrow’s female engineers

Curiosity and a tendency to tinker with electronics early in life led Cecelia to her current role leading a fast-growing business and global team of engineers developing, supporting and marketing one of our company's major power management product areas.

Feb 20, 2018

4 schools, 1 goal: Providing access to education for students in rural China

Together with local partners, our company is working in China and other places around the world to ensure that students in communities where we live and work are prepared for the future.

Feb 16, 2018

Power up: 6 power management trends to address growing energy requirements

Driven by applications such as data centers, automotive and industrial, spending on electricity has neared spending on oil products. To support these trends, designers are utilizing semiconductor solutions, leading to the worldwide purchase of 824 billion semiconductors in 2016.

Feb 13, 2018

Fun, activities and systems learning: new robotics kit helps university students compete for the future

The TI Robotics System Learning Kit is designed to inspire and prepare future generations of engineers by giving them a deep understanding of how electronic systems work and how to build comprehensive systems-level knowledge. And it’s fun.