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10-Degrees of Freedom IMU Aims to Simplify Designs for Unmanned Vehicle, First Responder Apps

June 10, 2011 11:19 am | Analog Devices, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Analog Devices released the ADIS16407 iSensor IMU (inertial measurement unit) which integrates a tri-axis gyroscope, tri-axis accelerometer, tri-axis magnetometer and a pressure sensor into a single package. Each sensor in the unit combines

USB 3 Overview

June 10, 2011 10:48 am | Videos | Comments

This training module, provided by Digi-Key and Qualtek, will give a brief history of the progression of the USB standard, educate the reader about the differences of Half and Full duplex, compare the specifications of USB 2.0 with USB 3.0, and showcase the newest features of USB 3.0.

Nozzles On Demand

June 10, 2011 6:17 am | by Zachery Shook, Count On Tools (www.cotinc.com) | Blogs | Comments

In the electronics manufacturing industry, when you throw in specialized odd-form components, the manufacturer must decide how to place the component: hand assembly or with their automated equipment.

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Wireless Headset Reference Design Delivers Extended Battery Operation

June 10, 2011 6:00 am | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments introduced the second device in the family of PurePath Wireless audio products for consumer, portable and high-end audio applications.

Field-reconfigurable computer system with ‘boot-kickable’ touch screen

June 10, 2011 5:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

General Micro Systems, Inc. (GMS) has introduced the S822-D (“Armor”) an ultra-small, rugged computer system that not only offers complete modularity enabling one base system to support multiple needs in one program...

Using Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation to Create Better Cars

June 9, 2011 11:22 am | by Nick Keel, Product Marketing Engineer--HIL & Real Time Test, National Instruments | Articles | Comments

Every year consumers demand more from the products they use and the services provided to them. For the auto industry this means smarter, more fuel efficient cars to compensate for rising fuel costs.

Standards-compliant Multi-gigabit Wireless Chipset Gives Enhanced Functionality to Wireless Devices

June 9, 2011 10:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Qualcomm Atheros announced the AR9004TB, the industry’s first tri-band Wi-Fi chipset that integrates the multi-gigabit performance of in-room 60 GHz band with seamless handoff to 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band Wi-Fi.

Single-chip IR MEMS Temp Sensor Aims to Bring New User Apps, Features to Portables

June 8, 2011 5:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments is enabling contactless temperature measurement in portable consumer electronics with a single-chip passive infrared (IR) MEMS temperature sensor. The TMP006 digital temperature sensor provides manufacturers of mobile devices

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Wireless Power Generator Includes Infinergy On-board Energy Storage

June 8, 2011 5:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Nextreme Thermal Solutions introduced the Thermobility Wireless Power Generator WPG-1S evaluation kit with on-board energy storage using the INFINERGY D-MPM101 micro power module from Infinite Power Solutions. The device uses

Controller Enables Multi-Touch Operation for Resistive Touchscreens

June 7, 2011 5:20 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The new BU21023/BU21024 Series of high-speed, high noise immunity, low-voltage resistive touchscreen controllers are now available from ROHM Semiconductor. These new controllers are

Return to Zero - Perfect Landing

June 7, 2011 5:02 pm | Articles | Comments

Return to Zero is a funny comic strip for engineers, with lab humor, odd situations, and exploding circuits that of course makes a sport out of solving the trickiest of engineering problems

Sensor Data Platform Touts High High-Performance Web Data Visualization Tool, Flexibility

June 7, 2011 5:00 pm | Product Releases | Comments

MicroStrain released SensorCloud, a sensor data storage, visualization and remote management platform that leverages cloud computing technologies to provide desirable data scalability, rapid visualization, and user programmable analysis.

High Performance Low Power LNAs Address Diverse Markets

June 7, 2011 4:48 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Skyworks Solutions introduced the first in a series of ultra low current, general purpose low noise amplifiers (LNAs) for diverse wireless applications including Bluetooth headsets, hearing aids, meter reading devices, and 2.4 GHz wireless applications.

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Inertial Measurement Unit Boasts Desirable Energy Consumption, Size

June 7, 2011 4:23 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Seiko Epson Corporation announced the commercial development of a new inertial measurement unit (IMU) named the S4E5A0A0. The new IMU provides stable, accurate measurement capability and among the lowest power consumption and smallest form

LPKF Exhibits Technologies for RF-Microwave at IMS Baltimore 2011

June 7, 2011 3:37 pm | Product Releases | Comments

LPKF, a leading manufacturer of laser and electronic systems, will exhibit its ProtoMat S63 and ProtoLaser S in Booth #2202 at the upcoming  IEEE Microwave Theory & Techniques Society (MTT-S) International Microwave Symposium

Cree Demonstrates Industry's First C-Band GaN HEMT MMIC High-Power Amplifier for Satellite Communications

June 7, 2011 3:31 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Cree will demonstrate the industry's first GaN HEMT MMIC high power amplifier (HPA) for satellite communication applications during the 2011 IEEE International Microwave Symposium held June 7-9 in Baltimore

Vector Network Analyzer Delivers Enhanced Capability

June 7, 2011 3:24 pm | Keysight Technologies | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies introduced the newest member of its popular ENA Series of network analyzers, the E5072A vector network analyzer. 

Crystal Oscillator rivals Rubidium Performance for Base Station Timing

June 7, 2011 3:02 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Vectron MD-023 EHXO is specifically designed to ensure accurate timing in wireless base stations, and will be showcased in Booth 1002 at the IMS 2011 Symposium in Baltimore, MD from June 7-9th 2011.

SMT Flat Coil Inductors Aimed at High-Current Applications

June 7, 2011 2:33 pm | Murata Power Solutions Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions today announced three new series of surface mount inductors aimed at high current applications where low loss characteristics are essential.

IEEE Symposium on New Frontiers in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks Celebrates in Aachen

June 7, 2011 2:25 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The IEEE Symposium on New Frontiers in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN 2011), the leading international conference dedicated to the advance of cutting-edge wireless technologies, recently celebrated its 5th annual event in Aachen, Germany.

Global SpeedWay Design Workshops to Focus on the Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA LX9 MicroBoard

June 7, 2011 7:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Avnet announced the launch of a global series of SpeedWay Design Workshops featuring the recently released, low-cost Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA LX9 MicroBoard.

Libelium Enables Over-the-Air Programming with ZigBee

June 7, 2011 7:45 am | Product Releases | Comments

Libelium, a technology leader in wireless sensor networks, announces the launch of Libelium OTA, a solution that lays the foundation for over the air programming (OTAP) for wireless sensor networks and the Internet of Things.

MEMS Motion-Sensing Module Packs Five Degrees of Freedom

June 7, 2011 5:03 am | Stmicroelectronics | Product Releases | Comments

STMicroelectronics, a leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications, announced a multi-sensor module with five degrees of freedom.

Double or Nothing in This High-Stakes Industry

June 7, 2011 4:50 am | by Scott Fillebrown, Automated Circuit Design (www.acd.biz) | Blogs | Comments

As the president and CEO of Automated Circuit Design, I’m always looking for ways to keep the company one step ahead of competition, building on 27 years in business.

Elma Solves Amp Manufacturer’s Need for Custom Audio Switch

June 6, 2011 9:13 am | by Justin Moll, Elma (www.elma.com) | Blogs | Comments

A well-known and highly respected manufacturer of audio and video products came to Elma with a requirement for a customized switch for a high-end tube amp. 

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