Although GPS is a widespread technology, GPS positioning is not always possible, particularly in shielded environments such as indoors and enclosed park houses, or when a GPS jamming signal is present.
Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of UBM Electronics' EE Times, a premier electronics industry news outlet, as a valued community partner for Digi-Key's TechXchangeSM online engineering community.
Smartphone users are spoiled when it comes to on-the-move information. Lost in the city? Just access Google Maps and you’ll know exactly where you are. Need a bar? Look up a few in the area and choose which one you want according to the reviews. Now Cathay Pacific Airways and the Hong Kong Tourism Board, in conjunction with McCann Erickson and XS2Theworld, has created an app that does all of this in one place, and a lot more besides.
The Model 337 Power MOSFET Modulator, Magnetron Transmitter from Applied Systems Engineering is designed to operate magnetrons up to 500 kW.
JTAG Technologies is proud to announce the latest extension to its popular JTAGLive family of boundary-scan powered design and repair debug tools for PCBs. JTAGLive Buzz-plus is an extension to the acclaimed free-of-charge Buzz tool that was launched in 2009.
AWR Corporation, the innovation leader in high frequency EDA, has awarded the top three winning teams of the 2011 International Microwave Symposium High Efficiency Power Amplifier Student Design Contest with fully-functional, one-year, personal-use licenses for its popular Microwave Office® and Visual System Simulator™ (VSS) software suites – inclusive of AXIEM™ 3D planar EM software.
According to the latest research from Informa Telecoms & Media, telecoms and pay TV operators will increasingly need to add new services such as Spotify and YouView to their bundles to keep existing subscribers and attract new ones.
Tektronix, Inc., announced the acquisition of Veridae Systems, Inc. The details of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2009 to commercialize research from the University of British Columbia, Veridae delivers three leading products for ASIC/FPGA prototyping debug, ASIC post silicon validation and FPGA-based system product validation into leading semiconductor and system product companies.
Following reductions in feed-in-tariffs across Europe, the rapid rise in the photovoltaic project pipeline in the US market now represents one of the most compelling PV market growth opportunities anywhere in the world. According to the July 2011 edition of the United States Deal Tracker database released by Solarbuzz today, the US non-residential photovoltaic (PV) pipeline now exceeds 17 gigawatts (GW).
Analog Devices’ Technical Webcast ‘Powering Your Circuit’ Focuses on Power Supply Design ConsiderationsJuly 6, 2011 5:14 am | News | Comments
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) will broadcast its “Powering Your Circuit” webcast on July 13, 2011, at 2:00 pm EDT. This 60-minute webcast is the first dealing with the important – but often overlooked subject – of power supply design.
Laird Technologies announced the release of its enhanced MMCU-4 radio remote control receiver.
Of all of the important electronic gizmos in our life that we use every day most have gone wireless – with the exception of the desktop monitor.
In this episode, we talk to Steve Grady of Cymbet on energy harvesting, low-power circuitry, and the challenges to the engineer in evaluating and implementing the technology.
Micro Power announced IronWorks, a patent pending Iron Phosphate battery solution, which serves as a drop-in replacement for Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) batteries.
Texas Instruments became the first partner to achieve the Netflix Silicon Reference Implementation (SRI) certification for the Netflix HD application on Android.
Leading provider of wireless base station enhancement products, Communications Components Inc. (CCI), has now launched its PiMPro family of analyzers in EMEA, which enable mobile network operators (MNOs) to remove the adverse affects of Passive Intermodulation (PIM) – a form of interference - from their networks, and prevent it from damaging quality of service (QoS) and customer experience.
Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of PXI Fault Insertion solutions with the introduction of the 40-197 and the 40-198. Fault Insertion (FI) modules are used within an Automatic Test System to simulate common fault conditions such as an open, short to ground or a short to other connections in a device under test.
RADITEK’s latest YIG Tuned Band-pass Filter, RYBPF-2-6-200M-Sf-24V-nd-i3, is a new leading edge YIG based 2 to 6 GHz filter product. It is in high demand due to its superior 200 MHz pass band, (even at 2GHz).
Enspert has selected u-blox as its GPS technology provider for its 2011 IDENTITY product line of Android-based multimedia tablets.
NextiraOne, Europe’s leading expert in communications services, and the energy and e-communications group SIEA of the Ain region of France have signed a charter of partnership allowing NextiraOne to become one of the operators of the regional fibre optic network LIAin.
Our newest model, RCTRIP-902-1805-2100M-Nf-100W-k, CH1 902~960MHz, CH2 1805~1880MHz and CH3 2110~2170MHz operate with an Insertion Loss of 0.5dB maximum and a Return Loss of 18dB minimum and 100 Watts of Input power with N-Type Female Connectors.
RADITEK’s 1 kilowatt High Power Stripline Drop-In Circulator operating from 430-860MHz in 20MHz Bandwidth segments. The above model RADC-490-510M-TTT-1kWR-b has 3.2mm Stripline Tab connectors and 1kilowatt of RF power handling.
At the company’s annual general meeting in March 2012, the Board of Directors of Nobel Biocare Holding Ltd will propose that shareholders elect Michel Orsinger, Chairman & CEO of Synthes, to the Board, after which he will be appointed Chairman of the Board of Nobel Biocare.
RADITEK’s Octave Plus Circulators are a cost effective solution for wide band frequency applications. This model covers 1.0-2.5 GHz with 50 Watts Average Forward and Reverse Power. Additional Reverse Power Options available are: 1, 5, 10, 20, 25 and 100 Watts
Crystek's CVCOT8BE-2700-3400 TO-8 VCO operates from 2700 MHz to 3400 MHz and provides high-performance frequency control in harsh, demanding environments.