AVX has developed a tantalum polymer capacitor with a voltage rating of 125V, more than twice the rated voltage of similar devices on the market today.
KOA Speer Electronics announces the release of a new compact 0402-size pulse/surge current thick film chip resistor that features enhanced ESD protection. The SG73P (pulse) and SG73S (surge) series chip resistors feature an improved power rating (0.125W)...
In this episode we talk to Brian Glinsman from Texas Instruments about metro, pico and enterprise small cell base stations.
When RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) was enacted in 2006, there was a critical need for engineers (and the industry as a whole) to have one dependable source to help understand and navigate the complexities of global environmental legislation.
Honeywell introduced the TruStability NCS Series, Uncompensated/Unamplified Board Mount Pressure Sensors. The series offers self-calibration, combined with desirable stability, accuracy and repeatability, making these sensors
The distribution channel has been engaged with the design community for more than 30 years. In that timeframe, innovation and advances continue to make a lasting and profound impact on how design engineers accomplish their goals.
Analog Devices introduced its ADP5034 regulator/LDO, an integrated power management IC that combines two 3-MHz, high efficiency, 1.2-A step down regulators with two 300-mA LDO (low drop out) regulators in a
Infrared (IR) PhotoOptic devices are used for sensing and control in a variety of general market applications. These devices – LEDs and phototransistors - operating in the near IR region (700-1400 nm)...
Varying the “touch” or “feel” of tomorrow’s touchscreens represents the next wave of mobile device customization thanks to advances in Electroactive Polymers (EAP) actuator technology. Imagine downloading customized effects that enable a mobile device’s smooth touchscreen...
About two years ago, the Radio Frequency for Consumer Electronics (RF4CE) Consortium joined with the ZigBee Alliance to create a wireless protocol specifically for consumer-electronic products. Manufacturers and consumers have tired of handheld infrared (IR) controls...
Technology advances in electronic consumer devices and the telecommunications industry are converging at a rapid rate with medical device technology. For example, the medical industry now embraces membrane switches from the appliance industry...
McObject’s New eXtremeDB Cluster Provides a Powerful Distributed Database Solution for Real-Time ApplicationsJuly 20, 2011 9:39 am | Product Releases | Comments
McObject announced the release of eXtremeDB Cluster, the first clustering database system built from the ground up for distributed embedded software as well as real-time enterprise applications.
Circular connectors can be used in a wide range of high power and harsh environment applications. Whether designing casualty power connectors for shipboard use, high-power connectors for electric submersible pumps in oil wells...
VPT Inc., a HEICO company expanded its line of point of load (POL) DC-DC power converters with the introduction of a new 20A module.
The new ChipLED SFH 4053 infrared emitter (IRED) from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors combines tiny dimensions with high efficiency, making it ideal for low-profile all-in-one computer, tablet PC and laptop displays.
Microchip Technology announced its expanded MiWi Development Environment for designing star and mesh wireless networking products.
Anritsu Company introduces the MD8475A Signaling Tester that offers the capability to test a wide range of applications and operating systems on the latest high-speed, multi-mode LTE devices.
Cymbet Corporation today announced that their EnerChip solid state battery energy harvesting evaluation kits now support the popular Texas Instruments MSP430 Value Line LaunchPad development kit.
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.
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Viruses, identity theft and computer piracy are not isolated incidences that have only recently occurred. However, recent developments have prompted a call for increased security measures. The Playstation Network hack, for example, led to the theft of more than 77 million names...
MPD has invented a category of coin cell battery holders called Snap Dragons, which are asserted to drastically increase the reliability of open top coin cell holders through the use of a snap-on cover piece. They offer
I must admit I am still surprised when I see technical people dismiss art as useless. Art is not only a pleasant aesthetic; it is often essential to design.
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) introduced the ADA4096-2 dual, precision-micropower operational amplifier (op amp) -- the industry’s first precision op amp with more than ±30 V of integrated input over-voltage protection (OVP).