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IBA system efficiency optimization. Part one.

March 11, 2011 8:10 am Videos Comments

The latest video from Ericsson Power Modules shows how power systems designers can achieve substantial efficiency gains using dynamic intermediate bus optimisation with advanced digital power modules.


What's in Spock's Scanner?

March 11, 2011 4:12 am Videos Comments

Have you ever wondered what Spock sees when he looks into that scanner thing at his science station on the bridge of the Enterprise?


MPR03x - Low-Power Proximity Sensors

March 7, 2011 4:23 am Videos Comments

This tutorial, provided by Digi-Key and Freescale, introduces the MPR03x family of low-power proximity sensors and describes their features, benefits and applications. Also, capacitive sensing and development tools will be discussed.


The Tinker's Toolbox - a Radical Improvement in Sensor Design

March 4, 2011 6:20 am Podcasts Comments

In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk to Anita Ganti of National Semiconductor about their new configurable sensor AFE ICs and the enhanced functionality of the WEBENCH Sensor AFE Designer.


Emerging Technologies based on Multiferroic Materials

March 3, 2011 3:59 am | by Melvin Vopson, NPL Videos Comments

This video explores new emerging technologies based on multiferroic materials by Melvin Vopson, NPL

An En-lightening Discussion on LEDs

March 2, 2011 4:29 am Podcasts Comments

Tim Lovatt, Director of the LED Lighting Summit, discusses LEDs with Paolo from the European Commission.


The Tinker's Toolbox - Top Tech Trends for 2011

March 2, 2011 3:53 am Podcasts Comments

In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk to Sinclair Vass, senior director of marketing and business operations at JDSU, about the top tech trends for 2011.


Agilent Easter Egg

February 28, 2011 3:32 am Videos Comments

In this episode of the EEVBlog, Dave finds an Easter Egg in the new Agilent 2000/3000 series Scopes.


TI demonstrates industrial sensor solutions

February 25, 2011 10:42 am | by texasinstrumentsVlog Videos Comments

The Industrial sensor pod at SPS Drives 2010 shows how we address the topics of Energy Efficiency, Integrated Industrial Communication, Safety and Security and Industrial RFID. The basis for many industrial sensor applications is a MCU that can run off a single battery for 10, 15 or even...


Selecting the Right Series Voltage Reference for Absolute-Accuracy Voltage-Output DAC Designs

February 25, 2011 10:03 am Videos Comments

An in depth analysis and procedure for selecting the optimum series voltage reference for voltage output DACs from Farnell ( and Maxim.


The Tinker's Toolbox - the First 3G CMOS RF Power Amplifier

February 23, 2011 3:39 am Podcasts Comments

In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk to Jim Nohrden of Black Sand about their 3G CMOS RF power amplifier (PA) products. The devices promise to significantly improve the reliability and data throughput of mobile products, and are designed as a drop-in replacement for existing 3G GaAs RF PAs.


NI PXIe-5665 VSA Speed and Accuracy Comparison

February 22, 2011 7:42 am Videos Comments

The new NI PXIe-5665 Vector Signal Analyzer offers industry-leading performance in both speed and accuracy. See the NI VSA lead in both speed in accuracy at a fraction of the price and size of the traditional solution...


Digital PFC Controllers

February 22, 2011 3:20 am Videos Comments

This video from Cirrus Logic and provides a basic knowledge of Power Factor Correction (PFC).


A Day Made of Glass...Made possible by Corning

February 17, 2011 8:21 am Videos Comments

For 160 years Corning Incorporated has been synonymous with glass. From the formulation of the first glass envelop (think light bulb) for Thomas Edison, to the invention and commercialization of optical fiber...


The Tinker's Toolbox - Near-Field Communications

February 15, 2011 9:04 am Podcasts Comments

In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk to Jeff Miles, the Director of Mobile Transactions at NXP about their work in the Near Field Communications space and their collaborative efforts with product manufacturers to integrate that functionality into their devices.



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