Silicon Laboratories introduced a wireless sensor node solution powered by a solar energy harvesting source. The new turnkey energy harvesting reference design enables developers to implement
Pulse Electronics introduces a new adaptive antenna concept that can be adapted for integration into devices that use an expanding spectrum of operating frequencies to enable faster data transmission rates
L-com, Inc. has expanded its line of USB 2.0 type B panel-mount assemblies with two new styles of coupler cables. They are the ECF504-xxBBS products (a female panel-mount connector to a male type B connector) and the
Avago announced a complete RF front-end module (FEM) for WiMAX radios in mobile handset or portable PC applications. The AFEM-S257 module is designed for coexistence operation of WiMAX with other cellular and WiFi radios in the same device. The module features
L-com has introduced new economy WLAN amplifier kits to the market for 2.4 GHz frequency applications such as 802.11b/g networks.
AVX Corporation has developed a discrete wire-to-board ‘poke-home’ connector specifically for LED applications. Designated the 9276 Series, the connectors provide quick and reliable termination in a sleek 2.5-mm pitch SMT package. Featuring
The GPS system developer u-blox released an enhanced LEA-6H GPS module that also supports Russian GLONASS navigation.
Orion Fans’ OA300ST Series fan tray features three high-performance, sealed ball-bearing fans and can be installed in any standard 19" rack. The tray is appropriate for a variety of racks and enclosure applications including
L-com has developed a compact, 2.4 GHz multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) ceiling antenna designed to operate with many manufacturers' enterprise-class 802.11n MIMO access points (APs). This antenna features
Thomas Research Products has introduced three compact, economical ATX Stepdown Auto Transformers. They are asserted to reduce voltage for indoor/outdoor lighting applications, and to facilitate the use of LED drivers, ballasts or other controls at
AVX Corporation has expanded its 9176 Series wire-to-board connector family for harsh environment applications. Providing a gas-tight wire-to-board termination that meets stringent automotive environment requirements, the new
Mu Dynamics announced the introduction of Mu Studio 6, presented as the only testing solution capable of immediately and accurately recreating multiple types of applications to determine how they impact networks.
When the specifications for Sony’s new handheld PSP console were made public in January, they showed that ARM had replaced MIPS as the architecture for the main processor.
Analog Devices introduced four high-speed data converter products that support signal sampling rates necessary to accommodate multi-carrier radio platform requirements for today’s 3G and 4G cellular infrastructure communication standards
The second generation of Triaxis sensors from Melexis addresses a variety of position sensing requirements in advanced device and subsystem control as well as in human/machine interfaces.
The Ohio State University EcoCAR team is making last tuning and aesthetic changes before the final EcoCAR competition, to be held June 6-16 at General Motors’ Milford Proving Grounds in Michigan and in Washington, D.C. After March emissions testing and tuning at the EPA, the main concerns for finishing the vehicle relate to
EnSilica has announced a collaboration with silicon Intellectual Property (IP) provider, Evatronix SA, to offer fully featured eSi-RISC processor SoC solutions incorporating USB 1.1, 2.0 and 3.0 connectivity.
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.
American Ballast has developed a series of high lumen, multi-voltage and energy–efficient ballasts. The High Ballast Factor (HBF) ballast line is asserted to provide energy costs savings in a wide range of applications including
Fastrax, a pioneering supplier of high performance GNSS systems for location-aware devices, unveiled the Fastrax UC430, a combination of a complete high-performance GPS receiver and an integrated chip antenna in a 9.6 x 14.0 x 1.95 mm package.
Crystek's CVCO55CC-0827-0840 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates from 827 MHz to 840 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.2V~4.7V.
Molex Incorporated and Bridgelux introduced the Helieon 120V AC Sustainable Light Module, a next generation modular solid-state lighting solution that connects directly to 120 VAC line voltage input. Eliminating the need for external drivers simplifies
Everlight Electronics introduced an Ambient Light Sensor (ALS) product family that meets the requirements for power management solutions for the display backlighting of mobile appliances such as mobile phones, notebooks and PDAs. The sensors combine
Epyon Power, the leading European supplier of intelligent fast-charging solutions for electric vehicles, today announced compatibility with the Open Charge Point Protocol (OCPP) and said that it will also embrace other commonly used standards for back-office integration.
Panasonic Electric Works Corporation’s Full-2Way control system is a low voltage, two-wire, topology free and polarity neutral system. This affords architects, engineers and specifiers design flexibility. It is easy to