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The Tinker's Toolbox - Parviz Ghaffaripour of Akros Silicon on Power Electronics

August 12, 2011 8:12 am | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Akros Silicon's President and CEO, Parviz Ghaffaripour about power electronics today and the challenges to the design engineer.

Return to Zero - Augmented Reality

August 12, 2011 7:24 am | 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. 

Novel Dessicant Bag Rescues Wet Gadgets

August 12, 2011 6:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Bheestie Bags are the ultimate gift for any tech lover, as it actually dries out small electronic devices when they get wet.

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Compact COM-Express Module Targets Low-Power Applications

August 12, 2011 4:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advantech announced the release of  the SOM-6763 B1 – COM-Express compact module powered by the Intel Atom Processors 400 and 500 Series.

Mobilizing Business Desktop Software

August 12, 2011 4:19 am | by Frank Kettenstock, VP of Marketing, Foxit (www.foxitsoftware.com) | Blogs | Comments

Gartner Group estimates that by 2015 over 294 million tablets and over 1 billion smartphones will be in use - making mobile devices one of the hottest platforms for software developers to migrate to.

L-com Debuts Right-Angle, PCB-Mount D-Subminiature Connectors

August 11, 2011 12:37 pm | Product Releases | Comments

L-com announced that it will begin carrying right-angle, PCB-mount D-Sub connectors. Right-angle PCB connectors are popular for many I/O applications.

The Tinker's Toolbox - Cees Links of GreenPeak on Wireless Networks

August 11, 2011 12:33 pm | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Cees Links, the Founder and CEO of GreenPeak, a fabless semiconductor company with a strong focus on wireless for sense and control networks in combination with battery-less technology.

Nordson MARCH and Science College of Donghua University Create R & D Lab for Plasma Apps in Manufacturing

August 11, 2011 12:29 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Nordson MARCH and Science College of Donghua University, Shanghai, China have launched a new joint laboratory devoted to the advancement of plasma research and furthering education in plasma technology. The partnership includes

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6250 MHz Coaxial Resonator Oscillator

August 11, 2011 11:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-6250-6250 Coaxial Resonator Oscillator (CRO) is a coaxial-based VCO with an internal proprietary frequency doubler.

Single and Dual Comparators Enable Different Audio Jacks to be Used in Same Device

August 11, 2011 10:55 am | Fairchild Semiconductor | Product Releases | Comments

Fairchild’s FAN156 and FAN256 low power comparators typically consume less than 10 µA of supply current. They operate at a low voltage of 1.6 V and are fully operational up to

Injection Molding Sensor Combines Pressure and Temperature Cavity Measurement

August 11, 2011 8:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kistler introduced the Type 6190 high-precision transducer designed to offer combined measurements of both cavity pressure and contact temperature during industrial thermoplastic and elastomeric injection molding operations. It is said to be the only sensor of its kind offering

Smallest Dual Element Mulitlayer Varistor With Exceptionally High ESD Value

August 11, 2011 8:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

AVX has expanded its rugged automotive portfolio to include a miniature, dual element AC multilayer varistor designed for use in automotive low power AC circuits.

Instrument Enclosures Feature All-Aluminum Construction

August 11, 2011 7:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

METCASE has developed an all new range of instrument enclosures – the UNIMET-PLUS series. These housings have been designed for desktop and portable OEM electronics equipment. Typical applications will include

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MaxLinear Low-Power Tuners Chosen for InfiniTV

August 11, 2011 7:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

MaxLinear announced that Ceton has chosen its MxL241SF cable TV tuners for its InfiniTV multi-tuner digital cable TV product line for the PC.

MIL-STD-1553 Multi-terminal ICs Replace Multi-chip Modules

August 11, 2011 7:33 am | Holt Integrated Circuits | Product Releases | Comments

Holt Integrated Circuits, a world leader in data bus ICs for the avionics and military markets, proudly announces their next-generation MIL-STD-1553 bus terminal products, the HI-6130 and HI-6131.

Unipower & Unipower Telecom Complete Line of OEM Power Supplies and Telecom

August 11, 2011 7:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Power Sources Unlimited announces the "NEW" Unipower & Unipower Telecom Products web page and shopping cart.

Line Impedance Stabilization Network for Conducted Emissions Testing of GCPCs

August 11, 2011 6:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

TESEQ introduces a new Line Impedance Stabilization Network (LISN) for conducted emissions testing of Grid Connected Power Conditioners (GCPC).

Return to Zero - Kool-Aid Phones

August 11, 2011 6:46 am | 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.

Embedded Electronics from Schmid Engineering at NIWeek 2011

August 11, 2011 6:41 am | Videos | Comments

Here is a demo on several interesting and innovative electronic embedded systems from Schmid Engineering using LABView at this year's NIWeek.

Solid state lighting benefits the specialized medical illumination arena

August 11, 2011 6:09 am | by Joel Falcone, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Lighting, Excelitas Technologies | Blogs | Comments

Excelitas Technologies envisions a broad spectrum of promising application areas that will benefit from the integration of solid state lighting but perhaps the most exciting and promising area is in the specialized medical illumination arena.

DVGAs Enable Higher-Performance Basestation Radio Architectures

August 11, 2011 6:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

National Semiconductor introduced a pair of quad- and dual-channel, digital variable gain amplifiers (DVGA) that enable higher-performance wideband radio systems.

The Tinker's Toolbox - Alex Zilberman of Intel on Medical Electronics

August 11, 2011 6:02 am | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Alex Zilberman, Market Development Manager  of Intel on their efforts in the area of medical electronics.

Battery Power - A Breakthrough Technology

August 11, 2011 5:49 am | by Larry Nembhard, Engineer Manager – Keystone Electronics | Blogs | Comments

Battery power has seen remarkable expansion with the introduction of a score of portable devices for business, industry, medicine, personal and recreational uses together with lighter, smaller, higher-powered cells.

Mini coin cell holders purportedly have lowest profile on the market

August 11, 2011 5:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mini coin cell holders from MPD reportedly have the lowest profile among comparable coin cell holders on the market. Minis reduce the profile of battery holders to nearly nothing. By drilling a small hole into the surface of the PCB, a mini coin cell holder can be placed partially in the circuit board.

Circuit breaker designed in accordance with MIL-PRF-55629 and MIL STD 202

August 11, 2011 4:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Carling Technologies? new MS Series Sealed Toggle Circuit Breaker was designed and tested to operate flawlessly in the harshest of environments. Ideally suited for COTS (commercial off the shelf) military applications, the MS Series features a durable metal and sealed

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