Wi-Fi Direct is a mechanism to add a soft access point in one device so that two different products can form a direct point to point secure wireless connection. Supposedly it will be easy to set up and relatively fast.
Fairchild Semiconductor describes how their various smartphone component solutions benefit the engineer at electronica 2010.
AVX demonstrates the advantages of using their new wire-to-board connectors at electronica 2010.
Seiko Instruments’ Hall Effect Sensor IC’s offer bipolar or unipolar high speed detection and high sensitivity. The output voltage changes when the Hall IC detects the intensity level of flux density and a change in polarity.
Akros Silicon shows off its Power System-on-Chip solution with Power-over Ethernet capability at electronica 2010.
RF Micro Devices today announced the expansion of the Company's RF component catalog to include two new high linearity differential IF mixers: the RFMX0015 and RFMX1015. Both new products are optimized for operation across a broad range of end markets...
NXP provides details their new automotive LED Driver ICs with advanced features at electronica 2010.
XKL announces the launch of DXMOS version 2.2, an upgraded Operating System for its DarkStar optical transport and in-line amplifier product lines. DXMOS v2.2 provides improvements for users including a variety of enhanced support features, including ease-of-use and upgrades.
One key to great performance in a high-speed ADC is the linearity and noise of the input sample/hold circuit, involving a capacitor, amplifier and high-speed switches. To drive performance and speed, the capacitor needs to be somewhat large and the switches fast.
ZMD launched the second wave of its ZLED family of LED control solutions with two new low-voltage ICs designed for battery-powered handheld devices.
In industrial, or data-acquisition projects, designers are likely to confront one or more of these issues...
The Mini Mark is a small portable dot peen marking system designed for both hand held applications and integration into existing and new machinery. The system features preloaded leadscrews and ball slides for machine tool quality performance and durability.
Analog Devices shows off their online reference design tool that aids engineers in creating subsystems to empower their designs.
With the installation of long-lasting LED lighting, Lighting Science Group has transformed the dimly-lit historic sanctuary of the First Congregational Church of Los Angeles into a magnificently illuminated and ultra-efficient space.
International Rectifier today introduced the IRS2053M 200 V driver IC for use in Class D Audio applications including high performance home theater systems and car audio amplifiers requiring a compact footprint. Based on a Class D audio amplifier topology, the IRS2053M integrates three channels of high-voltage, high performance half-bridge drivers with PWM modulators.
Demonstrating its key role in helping drive the most advanced 3G and 4G mobile devices, ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD) today announced that its power amplifiers have been selected by Samsung for their highly anticipated GALAXY Tab product.
Nexus Technology, Inc. has today introduced Serial RapidIO Gen2 analysis tools for next generation serial buses. This product will be used in conjunction with a Tektronix logic analyzer to enable non-intrusive monitoring and analysis of target systems from the physical coding sublayer...
Ironwood Electronics' new package converter - PC-BGA256B/BGA256E-B-01 allow previous product version to be used in the new system boards for test/validation until the new BGA device is released from the foundry or vice versa.
Energy Micro demonstrates a vibration-harvesting energy-generation system at electronica 2010.
Renesas Electronics Corporation today announced the introduction of the new RL78 family of extremely low power microcontrollers (MCUs). The RL78 integrates advanced features from both the R8C and the 78K (78K0, 78K0R) families to deliver lower power...
Calex Mfg. Co., Inc. of Concord, California announces the availability of the HE triple output DC/DC converters. These 75 Watt converters are housed in a half brick package measuring 2.28" x 2.4" x 0.55"H. Designed for industrial and COTS military applications...
XMOS demonstrates their latest motor-control chip and its flexibility of I/O and control capabilities at the 2010 electronica conference.
Silicon Labs shows off the latest in their timing device portfolio at electronica 2010.
Semtech Corp. today announced the newest devices in its sub-1 V mixed-signal LED and motor timer-controller platform for easy, fast and cost-effective design of small, light weight, ultra-low power, battery-operated electronic appliances.
Hasco’s small size SPR relay is available in either single or double pole. Switching current is 8A to 16A with coil voltages ranging from DC5 to DC110. The SPR has a dielectric strength of 5,000V AC between contact and coil with a maximum switching voltage of 440VAC.