Advertisement
Blogs
Subscribe to ECN Magazine Blogs
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

ECN Daily

Partnership set to develop vehicle-to-vehicle communication processor by 2012

September 28, 2011 3:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe and Autotalks say they will co-operate on Autotalks’ processor for vehicle-to-vehicle communication, to be developed by Autotalks and manufactured by Fujitsu Semiconductor. The communication processor supports the US, EU and Japan specifications, and will be...

TOPICS:

Wireless muscle stimulator brings consumers the pro athlete technology used by HTC-Highroad

September 28, 2011 3:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Nordic Semiconductor has revealed that the Compex Wireless, the world’s first wireless muscle electro-stimulator – as used by HTC-Highroad, the cycling team of top 2011 Tour de France sprinter Mark Cavendish – employs Nordic nRF24LE1 proprietary 2.4GHz SoCs. The Compex …

TOPICS:

New CDNE coupling/decoupling network for emission testing

September 27, 2011 10:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

EMC and test house Teseq has developed a new coupling/decoupling (CDNE) network for emissions testing. The publication of EN 55015, based on CISPR 15 A1 Ed 7, has introduced an independent method of measurement of radio disturbance characteristics of electrical …

TOPICS:
Advertisement

Robust LED panel indicators are night-vision compatible

September 27, 2011 10:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Marl has extended its industrial and defence LED panel indicator range with two robust series featuring stringent EMC screening. One of the new LED indicators offers NVIS (Night VISion) radiance, making it suitable for use by operators wearing military night …

TOPICS:

Sixteenth-brick 30W DC/DC converter targets embedded datacom applications

September 27, 2011 10:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Murata Power Solutions has introduced its ULS series of open frame, PCB board mount 30 Watt isolated DC/DC converters to the market. With a 2:1 input voltage range of 36 – 75 VDC (48 VDC nominal), these sixteenth-brick DOSA compatible …

TOPICS:

The "What ELSE is New in SolidWorks 2012" Road Show

September 27, 2011 9:21 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Comments

Starting next week I'll be hitting the road with my annual "What's REALLY ELSE New in SolidWorks 2012" presentation.  I've been doing a similar presentation each year since SolidWorks 2007, and it's my absolute favorite way to show off some of the new features and functionality that don't...

Affordability Contest Adds New Dimension to Solar Decathlon 2011

September 27, 2011 7:21 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Comments

Originally posted on the Solar Decathlon News Blog on September 26, 2011. View original post

TOPICS:

Solar Decathlon 2011: The Visitor’s Perspective

September 26, 2011 10:21 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Comments

This past Sunday morning I boarded a shuttle headed towards West Potomac Park, site of this year’s Solar Decathlon competition. I wanted to experience the event, now in its 5th iteration, from the visitor’s perspective - so I grabbed a map of the Solar Village and joined a...

TOPICS:
Advertisement

Parallelisation tool for multicore NVIDIA Tegra demo at ESC Boston

September 26, 2011 2:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Vector Fabrics will showcase its vfEmbedded software development tool parallelising code for NVIDIA’s multicore mobile Tegra chip at ESC Boston. The vfEmbedded parallelisation tool will be showcased at booth #424 at the Embedded Systems Conference. vfEmbedded already supports the...

TOPICS:

Partnership ‘will develop the world’s first 3D Gesture Multi-touch Display’

September 26, 2011 2:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Ident Technology and AU Optronics have announced a strategic partnership to jointly develop a new generation of Multi-touch and 3D Displays with integrated long range free-space 3D gesture control capabilities. The companies say the fast growing tablet PC market will …

TOPICS:

Pre-certified Class B self-test library available for EFM32-controlled white goods

September 26, 2011 1:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Energy Micro and Hitex Development Tools have announced a self-test library for Energy Micro’s ARM Cortex-M3 based EFM32 Gecko microcontroller family. The free of charge library was developed, tested and pre-certified according to the IEC 60335 and IEC 60730 standards. …

TOPICS:

"I Could Not Believe This Event"

September 23, 2011 8:22 am | by Richard Doyle's Community Blog | Comments

That was the reaction from Gary R. after the SWUGN Summit - Nashville.  He was reporting back to the new Southern Kentucky Solidworks User Group as one of two SolidWorks users that came in all the way from Kentucky.  In fact, there were 10 states represented among the 106...

Consumer and automotive rotary position sensors reduced in cost

September 23, 2011 3:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

Murata is now mass-producing its SV03 series of low profile surface mount rotary position sensors. Building on the success of the earlier SV01 family of sensors, Murata says the new series is available at a lower cost due mainly to …

TOPICS:
Advertisement

Highly integrated LNB downconverters promise low power and improved system performance

September 23, 2011 3:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

NXP’s new family of DVB-S compliant downconverters consumes just 52mA, which NXP says is around half as much as other integrated solutions, significantly increasing the lifetime of the Low Noise Block (LNB) system and improving its reliability. Introduced today, the …

TOPICS:

“Green” external power supplies aimed at high volume applications

September 22, 2011 9:20 am | by ECN Europe | Comments

XP Power has launched the VEH series of low cost “green” single output external AC-DC power supplies. Aimed at high volume cost sensitive applications, the series consists of 5 power levels providing 20, 40, 60, 90 or 120 Watt output, …

TOPICS:

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading