Silicon Designs, Inc. (SDI) (www.SiliconDesigns.com) has announced the global market launch of the SDI 2460 series, a new family of easy-to-use universal triaxial capacitive accelerometer modules. Available in eight different g-ranges...
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Crystek has introduced the 190 Series CCK26.5 and CCSMA26.5 cable assemblies, new additions to its line of low-loss RF coaxial cables. Designed to operate up to 26.5GHz, the 190 cable assemblies offer a minimum bend radius of 1.1 in. and
Prem Magnetics has recently introduced several series of common-mode chokes for reducing unwanted common-mode noise signals on a power line. Comprising a total of 128 parts utilizing 7 different mounting packages, the SPCM series covers inductance values ranging from 65.0uHy to 120mHy...
This video provides an overview of Texas Instruments' TMS570 Microcontroller Development Kit (MDK).
E-Switch announces the PP1 and PP2 series pushbutton switch, featuring push-pull functionality with momentary functions. This pushbutton switch has high power ratings and is rated to 1HP.There are various actuator and terminal options available with these switches. UL rated.
Texas Instruments introduced a 200-mA power supply designed to provide improved picture quality for active matrix OLED displays that require positive and negative supply rails.
Maxim Integrated Products introduces the DS28E10, a challenge-and-response secure authentication IC that includes user-programmable nonvolatile (NV) memory. Authentication is implemented with the industry-proven FIPS 180-3 secure hash algorithm (SHA-1)...
Tectrol introduces their new high-density / high-efficiency 12V front end power supply module, designed for Datacom and Storage and Server applications. The TFE-1200-12 measures 10 x 4 x 1.6 in., delivering 1200 watts with efficiencies >90%.
ON Semiconductor introduced the NCS5650 - a new line driver device targeted at Power Line Carrier (PLC) communications applications such as smart metering, industrial control and street lighting. The NCS5650 is a high efficiency, Class AB, low distortion driver, specifically designed to drive power line mains and capable of accepting a signal from any power line carrier modem.
The other day I was driving to the local dump to drop off a load of trash carefully stacked into the back of the family minivan. Suddenly I noticed that the “trunk open” light came on. I quickly pulled over just as the rear hatch popped all the way open and the van began to empty my garbage bags all over the road.
SynaptiCAD has just released a major upgrade to WaveFormer Lite, it's entry level tool for generating VHDL and Verilog test benches graphically from timing diagrams drawn by the user. Previously only available as part of the Actel Libero package, WaveFormer Lite can now be purchased directly from SynaptiCAD.
u-blox, a leading supplier of embedded wireless and global positioning semiconductors and modules, and Trakm8, a UK-based provider of end-to-end telematics solutions deployed around the world, announce a new, advanced remote vehicle monitoring system which relies on u blox’ leading GPS and wireless module technology.
MPD’s new automotive socket, AS212-C features weather and vibration resistance in a durable nylon housing. The AS212-C features easy mounting as it includes a right angle bezel for placement under a panel, dashboard or cabinet.
When Michio Kaku speaks, people listen. The theoretical physicist boasts an impressive resume: B.S. from Harvard, Ph.D. from Berkeley, co-creator of string field theory, best-selling author, and radio host. And so it came to pass that on the third day of NI Week, Dr. Kaku regaled the masses with his earthly wisdom.
Larson Electronics’ magnalight.com announced the addition of two new Buy American Compliant LED bulbs, including a dimmable 30 watt PAR38 LED bulb and PAR46 LED bulb. The 30 Watt LED bulb (LED30W-PAR38) is available in warm white, 6000K bright white, red, blue, green, amber, 850nm infrared and 940nm infrared.
Central Semiconductor Corp. announces the CEDM7001 (N-Channel) and complementary CEDM8001 (P-Channel) 20V, 100mA MOSFETs packaged in the ultra miniature, low profile SOT-883L surface mount case. These devices have a rated continuous drain current of 100mA and a peak drain current of 200mA (tp<10µs).
Melexis presents a video demonstration of magnetic digital Hall-effect sensors
National Instruments announced LabVIEW 2010, the latest version of the graphical programming environment for design, test, measurement and control applications. New features include off-the-shelf compiler technologies that execute code an average of
Kayla Fracassi of Lascar Electronics demos Lascar's PanelPilot.
Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-6900-6900 Coaxial Resonator Oscillator (CRO) is a coaxial-based VCO with an internal proprietary frequency doubler.
Oscilloscopes are used in almost every field of electronics today – from digital circuitry to power electronics and RF engineering. From a user perspective, the crucial qualities for an oscilloscope are the speed with which it detects errors and the accuracy with which it displays waveforms.
Pepperl+Fuchs introduced its HD2-DM-A.RO Stationary Diagnostic Module with Relay Output. The unit enables users to continuously monitor the jitter, noise and signal level of up to four Foundation fieldbus or Profibus PA fieldbus segments with a
Phihong announced the release of its 30 W passive power injectors for PoE Plus applications. Available in a two-wire model designated the POE31W series and a three-wire model designated the POE31U Series, both series are
ITT Interconnect Solutions announced range of zero insertion force (ZIF) connectors for medical diagnostic and imaging equipment. Using a landed contact system, there is no connector engagement force and the only