The company blog of Texas Instruments.
    • Jul 2, 2015

    Integrity: Our cornerstone from the beginning – An open letter from CEO Rich Templeton

    Recently, Rich Templeton, TI chairman, president and CEO, wrote the following open letter to the more than 30,000 TIers in 35 countries around the globe. At TI, our foundational belief in doing the right thing is woven throughout the fabric of our history. It started in the 1930s and 1940s with four founders – J. Erik Jonsson, Cecil Green,...
    • Jun 30, 2015

    VIDEO: TIers bring kids to work, sparking an interest in STEM

    From hands-on programming activities to controlling robots to drawing prototypes of what they would invent, the daughters and sons of TIers recently enjoyed an exciting day with their parents at work. As an engineer by education and the leader of our Embedded Processing business unit, I understand our future as a company depends on building the pipeline...
    • Jun 25, 2015

    A small and innovative solution for big machinery

    Some of our most inventive products emerge from solving a specific customer problem. That is exactly what prompted the development of the PGA900 signal conditioner – a product released this week. In late 2012, a customer came to us with a problem. Their heavy machinery, such as forklifts and bulldozers, required the customer to replace hydraulic...
    • Jun 24, 2015

    TI commends final passage of Trade Promotion Authority

    We are pleased with today’s vote on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) as a reaffirmation of our nation’s resolve to engage and lead in the global economy. We commend the strong leadership of the President, the House and Senate leadership and the many Senators and Representatives who have worked tirelessly to restore our nation’s ability...
    • Jun 23, 2015

    TI Fellow gets his battery charged with chemistry

    Yevgen Barsukov’s love affair with chemistry began when his seventh-grade science teacher showed the class how to burn sulfur. That tame experiment wasn’t dangerous enough for his middle-school curiosity, so Yevgen returned to his family’s apartment in Kiev that afternoon and began figuring out the chemical equation to create something...
    • Jun 22, 2015

    Leading by example to create inclusive workplaces

    What does TI’s Cecelia Smith have in common with veteran astronaut Dr. Ellen Ochoa? Aside from being successful leaders in their workplaces, they are also advocates for diversity and inclusion and role models for girls and women pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The duo served as keynote speakers at a Catalyst...
    • Jun 18, 2015

    Texas Instruments applauds House passage of Trade Promotion Authority

    On June 18, 2015, the U.S. House passed Trade Promotion Authority by a bipartisan vote. We welcome the House action, and look forward to TPA becoming law. As a global technology company with nearly 90 percent of our revenue from markets oversea...
    • Jun 16, 2015

    The official TI in it Father’s Day gift guide

    Father’s Day is just a few days away. If you haven’t picked up something for dad yet, we have some inspiring ideas, both big and small, that have TI technology in them. Olio Model One smartwatch The Olio Model One is the first watch designed to save you time, so you can focus on what matters most. Command and control your digital...
    • Jun 15, 2015

    One to Watch: Passion shines through for TIer profiled in magazine

    In our ongoing series, ‘One to Watch,’ we profile the movers and shakers at TI who are making a difference through their extraordinary work. TIer Ajinder Singh is described as equal parts engineer and leader. As the general manager of our building automation sector, a part of the Industrial Systems team, he still likes to get his hands...
    • Jun 11, 2015

    DIY with TI: Wirelessly controlled children’s mobile

    At TI, we celebrate the makers and hobbyists who enjoy creating and innovating on their own time. In our ongoing DIY with TI series, we share their incredible Do It Yourself inventions using TI technology. As TIer Uri Weinrib can attest, having a child brings so many new joys – and a few trifling frustrations – to life. Like when the...