Subscribe to Applications
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

TI Unveils System for Connected Automotive Infotainment

January 9, 2012 5:11 am | News | Comments

Building on more than a decade of delivering automotive infotainment solutions, Texas Instruments announced a full system solution for connected automotive infotainment.

The Tinker's Toolbox - Ron Demko of AVX on the Latest in Passive Devices

January 9, 2012 5:03 am | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Ron Demko of AVX about the state of passive devices and their importance to the performance of any design.

Groundbreaking Results Promise Smaller, Cheaper Therapy Machines that Could Revolutionise Cancer Treatment and More

January 8, 2012 10:22 pm | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

The pioneering accelerator is a prototype for a brand new type of particle accelerator that will massively impact fundamental science by changing the way such accelerators across the world are designed and built in the future.


Digi-Key Corporation Expands Global Distribution Relationship with Microsemi

January 6, 2012 4:21 pm | by Digi-Key | News | Comments

Thursday, January 5, 2012 - THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. USA – Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, has expanded its distribution...

Warner Power Announces Compliance with UL 60601-1 & IEC 6061-1 (3rd Edition) for Medical Device Safety

January 6, 2012 11:21 am | by | News | Comments

Warner Power has announced that its medical grade electronic ballast products for Xenon lamps from 75W to 300W have been approved by UL in conformance to UL 60601 & IEC 60601 (3rd edition). IEC...

Greenvity and MegaChips Collaborate on Connectivity Technologies for Smarter Energy Management

January 6, 2012 11:21 am | by | News | Comments

Greenvity Communications has entered into a technology partnership agreement with MegaChips Corp. to jointly develop a series of connectivity technologies for smart energy management and electric vehicle applications. The collaboration aims to deliver products...

50 Most Read Power Electronics Stories of 2011: 20 to 11

January 6, 2012 11:20 am | by | News | Comments

The following are a listing (with links for the full story) of the most read stories on PowerPulse.Net for 2011, thus providing a window into the "pulse" of the trends and interests in the...

NASA probes reach moon for gravity-mapping mission

January 6, 2012 9:34 am | by Irene Klotz, Reuters | News | Comments

Two robotic probes began orbiting the moon Sunday in preparation for an unprecedented mission to map the lunar interior.


Contest seeks world's most energy-efficient TV

January 6, 2012 9:30 am | by Ayesha Rascoe, Reuters | News | Comments

A competition to identify the world's most energy efficient flat screen televisions will kick off on Friday, with the U.S. Energy Department and other governments sponsoring a race to cut down on home electricity use.

As consumer power goes viral, company branding quakes

January 6, 2012 9:28 am | by Chris Taylor, Reuters | News | Comments

Corporate America's worst nightmare lives in a tiny one-bedroom apartment, loves browsing in flea markets and has a lop-eared brown and white pet rabbit named Crackers.

Let's Get Small - 0.3mm pitch BGA

January 6, 2012 9:21 am | by Screaming Circuits Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

I recently got an email from Practical Components about their new 0.3mm pitch evaluation board and dummy 0.3mm pitch BGA. Now, we've been assembling 0.5mm and 0.4mm pitch BGAs for years. Those sizes are kind of not really anything special...

Smartphones power Samsung to record quarterly profit

January 6, 2012 7:34 am | by Miyoung Kim, Reuters | News | Comments

Samsung Electronics, the world's top maker of memory chips and smartphones, reported a record quarterly profit on Friday, aided by one-off gains and best-ever sales of high-end phones.

LG to roll out Google TV

January 6, 2012 7:32 am | News | Comments

LG Electronics Inc said on Friday it would unveil its first Google TV next week, joining Sony Corp and Samsung Electronics Co in partnering with the search giant to get a foothold in the emerging Internet TV market.


HD Video Panel Interface Solution to Demo at CES 2012

January 6, 2012 7:25 am | by Posted by Chris Warner | News | Comments

TranSwitch Corporation, a leading provider of semiconductor solutions in the rapidly growing consumer electronics and telecommunications markets, introduced its HDwire video interface solution. The Company's HDwire video interface solution offers the industry's fastest video interface, supporting current and next-generation, high-definition (HD) video displays. The ultra-fast HDwire panel interface ensures

Green cars headline auto show, but India not ready

January 6, 2012 7:23 am | by Henry Foy and Devidutta Tripathy, Reuters | News | Comments

Music blared and white smoke swirled in the cavernous Tata Motors hall at the India Auto Expo as an excited crowd milled near a stage displaying the company's new hybrid car.

Next-gen Fully Automatic Heavy Wire Bonder Will Demo at APEC 2012

January 6, 2012 6:49 am | News | Comments

Hesse & Knipps, Inc., the Americas subsidiary of Hesse & Knipps Semiconductor Equipment GmbH, leading manufacturer of high speed fine pitch wedge bonders and fully automatic heavy wire bonders for the backend semiconductor industry, will demo its next generation BONDJET BJ93X Heavy Wire Bonder at APEC 2012

QuadTech Acquired by Chroma Systems Solutions

January 6, 2012 6:15 am | by Posted by Chris Warner | News | Comments

Chroma Systems Solutions, Inc. (CSS) announced the acquisition of primary assets of Massachusetts-based QuadTech, Inc., an industry-leading provider of electrical safety equipment and systems. CSS, located in Southern California, is a complete solutions provider of power electronics testing instrumentation and systems. Under Chroma's ownership, QuadTech

Low Phase Noise Clock Oscillator Offers High-performance Frequency Control for HD Audio

January 6, 2012 5:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek Corporation launched the CCHD-957, a new HCMOS clock oscillator with standby mode, featuring a low close-in phase noise of -100 dBc/Hz at 10 Hz offset and a typical noise floor of -170 dBc/Hz at 100 kHz offset. This performance makes the

Bell'O International Expands into Headphones and Power Protection With a New Brand Introduction: Bell'O Digital

January 6, 2012 4:33 am | News | Comments

Bell'O International announced the launch of a new brand, Bell'O Digital. Bell'O Digital will focus on the continued expansion of Bell'O into consumer electronic accessories beyond TV Wall Mounts, Audio/Video Cables and Screen Cleaners...

Pacific Media's End User Survey Finds Strong Pico Projector Purchase Intentions

January 6, 2012 4:21 am | News | Comments

Pacific Media Associates (PMA) have released their findings on the current use and future purchase intentions for pico projectors. These mobile gadgets are tiny battery-powered models that are either standalone accessories for mobile devices...

IMS Research Names dbx-tv Finalist in the TV Innovation Awards

January 6, 2012 4:14 am | News | Comments

dbx-tv today announced that it has been named a finalist in IMS Research's TV Innovation Awards in the Audio Experience category for its Total Cal audio measurement and calibration tool.

Power Drawer Connector for High-voltage Applications is Blind-Mateable

January 5, 2012 12:22 pm | Product Releases | Comments

TE Connectivity launched the FORGE power drawer connector for high-current and high-voltage power supplies and power distribution systems. This blind-mateable connector, produced from a scalable mold platform, allows users to

Wireless Headset Audio Processor Includes Tri-Band Support

January 5, 2012 11:21 am | Product Releases | Comments

SMSC announced the availability of what it asserts is the industry’s most fully integrated and advanced wireless audio processor, the DARR84, aimed at delivering uncompressed wireless multichannel and multipoint audio with tri-band support for

Satcon Announces Restructuring Initiative as Part of Long-Term Strategic Plan

January 5, 2012 11:20 am | by | News | Comments

Satcon Technology Corp.® announced a set of cost reduction initiatives as part of the company’s strategic plan to improve its financial performance and align its global workforce and operations infrastructure. Under the plan, Satcon...

Conergy To Sell Inverter Subsidiary Voltwerk Electronics to Bosch

January 5, 2012 11:20 am | by | News | Comments

Conergy is about to sell its inverter subsidiary voltwerk electronics GmbH to the Bosch Group, which has its headquarters in Stuttgart. The relevant contract has been signed by the two parties, with the purchase...

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