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Motor Driver Family Targeted at Variable Speed Motor Controllers

November 17, 2010 4:32 am | 3M Electronics Solutions Division | Product Releases | Comments

Allegro MicroSystems, Inc. announces a new high voltage three-phase motor driver family in a small package that minimizes board space and expands the use of inverter technology (variable speed control) in low power motor drivers.

Haydon Kerk Offers Complete Line of Linear Actuator Products

November 16, 2010 9:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions IDEA Drive technology is now available across the line of linear actuator products including the Size 17 stepper motor linear actuators, LRS and RGS linear rail systems, and ScrewRail linear actuators.

Two Part Epoxy Adhesive-Sealant Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

November 16, 2010 8:58 am | Product Releases | Comments

Master Bond's EP21TDCHT-LO two part epoxy adhesive/sealant is specially formulated for demanding applications where factors like temperature cycling, high vibration, and mechanical shock are an issue. It withstands cryogenic temperatures and meets NASA low outgassing specifications.

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Putting the “Touch” in Multi-Touch

November 16, 2010 8:39 am | by Gary L. Barrett, Chief Technical Officer, Touch International | Articles | Comments

Multi-touch touch screens are fast becoming the standard for touch interface systems. This white paper examines what the term “multi-touch” means, what it does, and how it is used.

Isolated AC-DC Converter with PFC Enables Lowest-profile Power Systems

November 16, 2010 6:31 am | Vicor Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Vicor Corporation introduced the PFM VI BRICK module, an isolated AC-DC converter with Power Factor Correction (PFC). With its Adaptive Cell architecture enabling consistently high efficiency over

The Avnet Power Forum

November 16, 2010 6:19 am | by Chris Cooper, Avnet Electronics (www.avnet.com) | Blogs | Comments

Last month, Avnet Electronics Marketing wrapped up our first ever Power Forum. This two-day, virtual conference was hosted by our in-house subject matter experts along with 15 of today’s leading power technology suppliers.

Interview with Pat Scott of STI Electronics

November 16, 2010 6:13 am | Blogs | Comments

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full-service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry. STI also produces a complete line of solder training kits and training support products.

Vectron International Announces Industry’s Lowest Jitter LVPECL XO

November 16, 2010 6:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vectron International announced the industry’s lowest phase noise LVPECL crystal oscillator (XO). The new VC-708 is the market’s only LVPECL crystal oscillator currently available in a 5x7mm footprint achieving 50fsec of RMS jitter over an integrated bandwidth.

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Low G-Sensitivity Oscillators suit Military and Harsh Environment Applications

November 16, 2010 6:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vectron International announced its new 508-series of small, low G-sensitivity clocks and oscillators. All 508 series products include a rugged 4-point mount crystal, ideal for low G-sensitivity military, industrial and other harsh environment applications.

Vectron International Introduces Ruggedized Ultra Low Noise VCXO

November 16, 2010 5:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vectron International announced the VX-990 Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillator (VCXO). Designed and manufactured in Germany, the ITAR-free VX-990 offers industry-leading, ultra low phase noise performance in a standard, ruggedized enclosure...

Oscillator Family Optimized for Precision Packet Timing

November 16, 2010 5:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vectron International announced its new family of 1588 oscillators. The OX-402, OX-222 and OX-202 are specifically designed and tested to support 1588-based timing applications. These products were showcased in Hall B5, Booth 237 at electronica 2010, from November 9-12.

A look forward from electronica

November 16, 2010 5:53 am | Articles | Comments

With electronica now receding in our collective rearview mirrors, we can look forward along the road we are travelling into the future and think about what we saw at the event that will help us along the way. Trade shows can be a great way to discover where we are and where we are heading.

ITT's e-vehicle e-nozzle at electronica 2010

November 16, 2010 5:41 am | Videos | Comments

ITT shows off their new UL-qualified EVC high-amperage e-vehicle charging handle/connector that enables faster charging times.

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Wireless HDTV with WHDI – Changing the Way Consumers Consume Content

November 16, 2010 4:43 am | by Noam Geri, Co-Founder and Vice President Strategic Marketing, AMIMON | Articles | Comments

The Wireless Home Digital Interface (WHDI), the new wireless HDTV standard promoted by AMIMON, Hitachi, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Sharp and Sony, could not have arrived at a better time. Consumers are increasingly using their portable devices such as notebook PCs and tablets to find and view HD content...

Cree 10,000-Watt SiC converter at electronica 2010

November 16, 2010 4:32 am | Videos | Comments

Cree demonstrates half-bridge hard-switched Silicon Carbide (SiC) MOSFET in a 1,000-V DC/DC converter configuration delivering 10.38 kW at 97.5% efficiency.

What is 4G?

November 15, 2010 11:13 am | by Rupert Baines, Picochip (www.picochip.com) | Blogs | Comments

There is a bit of debate on 4G (or "faux G" as Dan Jones of Light Reading nicely put it).

Nextreme energy harvesting from a human arm at electronica 2010

November 15, 2010 11:05 am | Videos | Comments

Nextreme demonstrates how their energy-harvesting technology can use the heat from a human arm to drive low-power (~60 microwatts in this case) electronics with no external power supply.

Rochester Electronics at electronica 2010

November 15, 2010 11:00 am | Videos | Comments

Rochester Electronics describes their end-of-life critical-part licensed manufacturing services and shows some notable examples of the authorized products they provide.

Femtocell Reference Design Boasts Economy, Efficiency

November 15, 2010 4:34 am | Agilent Technologies | Product Releases | Comments

picoChip today launched the PC7300, a complete femtocell hardware reference design that is said to combine the industry’s lowest system costs and power consumption with the fastest possible time to market.

Compact Mini PC Ideal Suits Mobile and Embedded Applications

November 12, 2010 11:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

Stealth Computer has released a new ultra small PC designed specifically for in-vehicle/mobile/embedded applications. The LPC-100M operates from 10 V to 26 VDC power input making it suitable for DC powered applications. Features include

Warm White LEDs Include 80, 85 and 90 Color Rendering

November 12, 2010 5:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cree, Inc. added 80, 85 and 90 color rendering index (CRI) options to its XLamp XP-G and XP-E warm white LEDs. The new high-CRI XP-G is available with luminous flux of up to

3U, cPCI Enclosure Is Configurable for Industrial and Telecom Apps

November 11, 2010 12:16 pm | Product Releases | Comments

SIE Computing Solutions, Inc, introduced a 3U seven-slot CompactPCI benchtop chassis. This latest addition to the SIE 505 Series is a configurable enclosure solution for systems in embedded telecommunications, military, and test and measurement applications. This

SiC Power Schottky Diode Series Includes 30-A, 1200-V Part in TO-247

November 11, 2010 11:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

SemiSouth Laboratories, Inc., announced a range of SiC power Schottky diodes including the 30 A rated SDP30S120 – said to be the industry’s highest current 1200 V part to be commercially available in a TO 247 package. The full 1200

Designing an Easily Modified LED Sequencer with No Processor Intervention

November 11, 2010 11:24 am | by Andrew Siska and Meng He, Cypress Semiconductor | Articles | Comments

As LED technology continues to be used in more and more applications, it is also becoming quite common for developers to seek ways to minimize cost and design complexity by implementing an LED or other device sequencer on a system-on-chip (SOC) platform.

2.8 V to 36 V Integrated Load Switches Suit Industrial, Computing and Portables

November 11, 2010 11:15 am | Fairchild Semiconductor | Product Releases | Comments

Fairchild Semiconductor developed the AccuPower load switch series, said to be the industry’s first 2.8V to 36V integrated load switches, intended to address the designer’s mid-voltage needs. These load switches feature

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