This video from afrotechmods shows different ways you can protect your circuit from backwards power connections using Diodes, schottky diodes, and P channel MOSFETs.
This video is on Floodgate, an embedded firewall product that provides Static Filtering, Stateful Packet Inspection or SPI and threshold-based filtering.
This video on 'Understanding Overload and Short Circuit Protection of DC-DC Converters' is by Jeremy Ferrell, Manager of Standard Products at VPT.
In this episode of Texas Instruments' "Thank an Engineer" series, Tyler Pate takes a look at the father of modern electronic music and showcases some super sweet theremin impersonation skills.
This tutorial, provided by Digi-Key and NXP, will provide a brief introduction to Class D audio amplifiers, as well as NXP's product offering in the low, medium, and high power output Class D amplifier markets.
This video shows a side-by-side demo of the Analog Devices MEMS gyroscope and a competitive gyro, comparing their responses when erroneous input stimuli are applied. ADI's new gyros exhibit high immunity to shock, vibration & linear acceleration.
MAKE editor-in-chief Mark Frauenfelder would like to introduce you to some of his favorite makers, and the projects they've brought to Maker Faire.
Mr Pasquale Pistorio speaks on the State of the Semiconductor Industry at the Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) Summit 31 Oct 2011.
ECN recently visited Enpirion's offices and sat down with Mark Cieri, Director of Marketing and Business Development, and Ahmed Abou-Alfotouh, Ph.D., manager Systems Architect Group. In this video, Mark and Ahmed discuss the company's PowerSoC technology and the newly released EN5339 DC-DC converter which touts very high power density, efficiency, and reliability, while simplifying design flow and reducing total solution cost.
This video demonstrates a working application example from Microchip's Accessory Framework for Android running on the chipKIT Development Platform.
The Swiss Army Knife is a portable product for blind people, integrating: Notepad, Portable Scan to Braille, and Twitter Communication.
This video from Keithley shows how to make Hall effect measurements as they relate to semiconductor materials and device characterization.
Atollic TrueSTUDIO is a premier C/C++ development tool for embedded developers, reducing time to market and increasing efficiency in your next embedded systems project.
This module, provided by Digi-Key and Bosch Sensortec, will provide a description and feature list for each of the MEMS based accelerometers offered by the company.