Anritsu Company introduces the J1512A Passive Probe for its BERTWave MP2100A BERT and EYE/Pulse Scope solution. Also compatible with GHz-band sampling oscilloscopes, the J1512A simplifies monitoring and confirming the signal levels and waveforms of mounted electronic devices without on-board coaxial connectors, such as SMA connectors, which allow engineers to more efficiently verify the designs of their high-speed digital communications equipment and devices.
CEVA announced a partnership to offer a software-based GPS solution for the CEVA-XC communications processor.
Wind River announced that Magneti Marelli Motorsport has selected VxWorks for its telemetry devices for Formula One race cars.
National Semiconductor Introduces Industry’s First High-voltage PMBus System Power Management and Protection ICsJune 28, 2011 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments
National Semiconductor Corp. introduced two new high-voltage system power management and protection integrated circuits (ICs) with on-chip power management bus (PMBus) support. The 48V input voltage LM5066 and -48V input voltage LM5064 integrate high-performance system protection and management blocks that precisely measure, control and manage the electrical operating conditions in systems such as routers, switches and base stations.
The BMW GINA Light Visionary Model that was seen via video being installed in the BMW Museum in Munich last week has finally been revealed, and the futuristic design study shows how BMW designers are thinking outside of the box when it comes to the materials that make up a car and also...
In this episode, we talk to Mike Stout of Falcon Electric about Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) and the various ways they can benefit the engineer. It isn't always just about backup power.
Nordic nRF2460 Audio Streamer IC Delivers Power Optimization for Mono Wireless Audio App at Low CostJune 28, 2011 5:02 am | Product Releases | Comments
Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA announces the immediate availability of the new Nordic nRF2460 audio streamer IC that offers unique, class-leading power optimization and performance specifically for cost-sensitive battery-powered mono wireless audio applications such as microphones, subwoofers, musical instruments, and gaming.
An 8-gigabit TSV DRAM consisting of four 2-gigabit layers that delivers eco-friendly reduced system power consumption.
This video introduces Malaysian University Robot Competition (MURoC) and showcases Microchip's sponsorship and involvement in this event. There are 45 teams from 20 institutions take part in this challenge to complete against each other to test their ideas and technologies. Participants...
In this episode we talk to Tom Cross, X-Force Researcher at IBM Internet Security Systems, on software, systems, and device security.
The new Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities is designed to attract scholars from a wide array of fields related to health policy.
Mouser Electronics announced it has surpassed more than 1,000 Product Knowledge training sites that focus on the newest products and technologies.
TT Electronics' Self-Calibrating Fluid Sensors Enable Engineers to Easily Correct for System VariationsJune 27, 2011 12:42 pm | Product Releases | Comments
TT electronics Optoelectronics Business Unit has developed a self-calibration system for its OPB350 Series optoelectronic fluid sensors that is designed to save engineers set-up time as well as maintain the sensors’ optimum accuracy over years of operation.
A team of Yale Cancer Center researchers has confirmed that between 10-20% of breast cancers classified as...
SCHURTER introduced the ASO solar fuse in 2010. The ASO now meets both IEC 60269-6 and UL 2579 standards for the protection of photovoltaic systems, thus it is qualified for use according to the...
Touchstone Receives 12 Million Series A Funding; Announces Immediate Availability of Second-Source Maxim Analog ComparatorsJune 27, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments
Touchstone Semiconductor, Inc., a developer of high-performance analog integrated circuit solutions, announced that it has received $12 million in Series A funding. Silicon Valley venture capital firms Opus Capital and Khosla Ventures were the...
Rogers Corp. announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with Himag Solutions Ltd., a private UK based company. Himag is a technology company that provides custom planar magnetic products. This alliance leverages...
ITT Interconnect Solutions has developed a new high-voltage connector series that features a robust and shielded metal housing that is fully RoHS compliant.
Microchip Technology announced a new series of 16-bit PIC microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) that bring advanced control to cost-sensitive general-purpose and motor-control designs.
AVX has expanded its TRM and TRJ 'Professional' Series of SMD tantalum capacitors.
A new mobile app was launched in time for Wimbledon. Called Pocket Wimbledon the new app created using the MobileNationHQ platform will allow tennis fans to check schedules of play and live scores, as well as locate their nearest tennis club based on their current location.
Showing remarkable resilience in the face of the Japan disaster and uncertain economic conditions, the global semiconductor industry in 2011 is expected to expand by 7.2 percent because of soaring sales of popular consumer products like tablets and smart phones, according to new IHS iSuppli research.
Berkeley Varitronics Systems' WatchHound Cell Phone Security Monitor Wins New Jersey Technical Council 2011 AwardJune 27, 2011 9:41 am | News | Comments
Berkeley Varitronics Systems has won another award for their WatchHound cell phone security detector and monitor. On June 15th, the New Jersey echnical Council awarded the Mobile Application Forum Award to the WatchHound Cell Phone Security Monitor. Scott Schober and Carmine Caferra (President/CEO & Eastern U.S. & Canadian Regional Sales Manager respectively) were on hand to accept the award that recognizes technical innovation.
Evatronix SA, announced today the introduction of a USB High Speed PHY IP that will complement the long-existing suite of USB 2.0 Device and Host controllers. Evatronix USB 2.0 PHY has already been silicon proven and guarantees compliance with all relevant layers of USB specification for High, Full and Low Speeds.
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products has added an extrusion process to their current manufacturing methods of ceramic tubular capacitors. The addition of this process enhances Spectrum's design flexibility with an increased custom product offering.