DuPont announced that it has acquired Innovalight, Inc., a company specializing in advanced silicon inks and process technologies to increase the efficiency of crystalline silicon solar cells. DuPont states that the acquisition further...
United Electronic Industries (UEI) announced the release of the DNA/DNR-DIO-470, 10-channel, high-current, electromechanical relay boards for use with UEI’s “Cube” and RACKtangle I/O Series, respectively. The DIO-470 boards are
A new series of Hardware Mounting Kits for PC-104 and PC-104-Plus bus drives suitable for limited space design/installation applications has been introduced by Keystone Electronics Corp. Engineered to
SMSC introduced a programmable USB power controller. The controller comes in three models – the UCS1001-1, UCS1001-2, and UCS1002 – and offers advanced USB based charging capabilities for engineers designing
The HDM Series from Stackpole is a low cost carbon film thru hole resistor with superior moisture withstanding capabilities.
Imagine going from looking at the outside of a building, to seeing the internal workings of its electrical system simply by walking around a display case. The sophistication of 3-D holographic technology allows just that.
In this episode we talk to Adrian Woolley, marketing director for microcontrollers for Atmel, on their Sensors Xplained software drivers announcement.
The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) is pleased to announce that Dean Kamen, founder and president of DEKA Research & Development Corporation will speak at the 2011 Executive Conference, “Partnering for Profitable Growth”. Kamen’s presentation “The Future Belongs to the Innovators” will explore
C&K Components, a leading international supplier of pushbutton switches, tact switches, toggle and rocker switches, and smart card interconnect devices, has expanded its switch product offering with the acquisition of Comax Industrial Co. Ltd.
ITT Corporation and Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. announced an agreement to combine their respective technology expertise and jointly develop an airborne solution that meets the interoperability needs of the tactical Warfighter. The new system is expected to
The ability to develop web-based applications for all mobile devices will be the key to the emerging ‘Bring your own Device’ (BYOD) initiative, according to United Planet, one of the leading developers of Enterprise Portal software in Europe.
Taking advantage of the unique properties of zinc oxide nanowires, researchers have demonstrated a new type of piezoelectric resistive switching device in which the write-read access of memory cells is controlled by electromechanical modulation.
Dawn VME Products announces its PSC-6234 VITA 62 compliant 6 channel 3U VPX power supply with VITA 62 power connector pin-out and full OpenVPX support. Dawn’s PSC-6234 power supply is designed for mission critical applications...
I am always thrilled when I see one of our customers take one of our light sensors and design it into ingenious applications that use light to measure, detect and analyze just about anything.
GE Energy Power Electronics today announced an agreement to license the Lineage Power DLynx Digital Point-of-Load product portfolio to Bel Fuse Inc.
Struggling with declining popularity of its smartphones, the company will lay off 2,000 employees, 10.5 percent of its work force.
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to expand its production capacities for materials used in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries (LIBs), namely, artificial-graphite-based anode material (SCMG™), additive in anodes and cathodes (VGCF™), and aluminum laminated films...
Digital power conversion and digital power management were demonstrated during a special "Digital Power Supply Control" session at Techno Frontier. Cosel, Bellnix Co, Ltd., and TDK Lambda all made presentations about the benefits of...
Eaton Corp. announced net income per share of $0.97 for the second quarter of 2011, an increase of 47 percent over the $0.66 earned in the second quarter of 2010. Sales in the second...
M/A-COM Technology Solutions introduced two new Front End Integrated Circuits (FEICs). The XZ1003-QT and XZ1004-QT are fully integrated, monolithic, FEICs for Multi Media over Coax Alliance (MoCA) mid-band and high-band RF applications.
The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces a new 15” flat panel industrial monitor designed for the harshest environments, the FPM-8151H.
Power Sources Unlimited announces the Eltek Valere Trilogy DC Power System.
At a ceremony in Arnstadt, Germany, the Bosch Group has inaugurated its new photovoltaics center.
The ergonomically designed Wahl C150 On-site Multifunction Calibrator features unique built in “easy connect” terminals, portable and bench top flexibility, and easy to use intuitive embedded software.
3-MHz, 100-mA Step-down DC-DC Converter Adds Run-time to Ultra-low Power Wireless and MCU ApplicationsJuly 25, 2011 9:37 am | Product Releases | Comments
Texas Instruments Incorporated introduced a 3-MHz, 100-mA synchronous step-down DC/DC converter, which integrates a bypass switch and a unique DCS-Control technology and extends battery run-time by 20 percent in low-power wireless and MSP430 MCU-based applications.