Symantec announced the publication of “A Window Into Mobile Device Security: Examining the security approaches employed in Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android” (PDF).
Narda, an L-3 Communications introduced the Model 30402 two-way RF power combiner that operates from 820 to 915 MHz, making it an excellent choice for use in wireless base stations.
Mouser Electronics has won the exclusive Neutrik Distributor Partner of the Year Award. The announcement was made at the recent Electronics Distribution Show and Conference (EDS) in Las Vegas. Neutrik is the leading global manufacturer of professional entertainment connector systems and has developed state-of-the-art connectors for more than 35 years.
Reaching a major milestone in the broadcast audio market, Silicon Laboratories announced that it has shipped its one billionth broadcast radio IC.
Wind River announced that Magneti Marelli Motorsport has selected VxWorks for its telemetry devices for Formula One race cars.
National Semiconductor Introduces Industry’s First High-voltage PMBus System Power Management and Protection ICsJune 28, 2011 6:43 am | Product Releases | Comments
National Semiconductor Corp. introduced two new high-voltage system power management and protection integrated circuits (ICs) with on-chip power management bus (PMBus) support. The 48V input voltage LM5066 and -48V input voltage LM5064 integrate high-performance system protection and management blocks that precisely measure, control and manage the electrical operating conditions in systems such as routers, switches and base stations.
Nordic nRF2460 Audio Streamer IC Delivers Power Optimization for Mono Wireless Audio App at Low CostJune 28, 2011 5:02 am | Product Releases | Comments
Ultra low power RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA announces the immediate availability of the new Nordic nRF2460 audio streamer IC that offers unique, class-leading power optimization and performance specifically for cost-sensitive battery-powered mono wireless audio applications such as microphones, subwoofers, musical instruments, and gaming.
Mouser Electronics announced it has surpassed more than 1,000 Product Knowledge training sites that focus on the newest products and technologies.
TT Electronics' Self-Calibrating Fluid Sensors Enable Engineers to Easily Correct for System VariationsJune 27, 2011 12:42 pm | Product Releases | Comments
TT electronics Optoelectronics Business Unit has developed a self-calibration system for its OPB350 Series optoelectronic fluid sensors that is designed to save engineers set-up time as well as maintain the sensors’ optimum accuracy over years of operation.
ITT Interconnect Solutions has developed a new high-voltage connector series that features a robust and shielded metal housing that is fully RoHS compliant.
Microchip Technology announced a new series of 16-bit PIC microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) that bring advanced control to cost-sensitive general-purpose and motor-control designs.
A new mobile app was launched in time for Wimbledon. Called Pocket Wimbledon the new app created using the MobileNationHQ platform will allow tennis fans to check schedules of play and live scores, as well as locate their nearest tennis club based on their current location.
Showing remarkable resilience in the face of the Japan disaster and uncertain economic conditions, the global semiconductor industry in 2011 is expected to expand by 7.2 percent because of soaring sales of popular consumer products like tablets and smart phones, according to new IHS iSuppli research.
Berkeley Varitronics Systems' WatchHound Cell Phone Security Monitor Wins New Jersey Technical Council 2011 AwardJune 27, 2011 9:41 am | News | Comments
Berkeley Varitronics Systems has won another award for their WatchHound cell phone security detector and monitor. On June 15th, the New Jersey echnical Council awarded the Mobile Application Forum Award to the WatchHound Cell Phone Security Monitor. Scott Schober and Carmine Caferra (President/CEO & Eastern U.S. & Canadian Regional Sales Manager respectively) were on hand to accept the award that recognizes technical innovation.
Evatronix SA, announced today the introduction of a USB High Speed PHY IP that will complement the long-existing suite of USB 2.0 Device and Host controllers. Evatronix USB 2.0 PHY has already been silicon proven and guarantees compliance with all relevant layers of USB specification for High, Full and Low Speeds.
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products has added an extrusion process to their current manufacturing methods of ceramic tubular capacitors. The addition of this process enhances Spectrum's design flexibility with an increased custom product offering.
AWR announced that the event agendas have been finalized and the registration is now open for its Asia Pacific 2011 AWR Design Forum (ADF).
Ethertronics launched Ether 1.3.1, an Adaptive Antenna solution.
Picochip and InterDigital Demonstrate Converged Gateway With Integrated 3G Femtocell and Wi-Fi at Femtocells World Summit 2011June 27, 2011 7:28 am | News | Comments
Picochip and InterDigital are collaborating on delivering advanced broadband traffic management solutions across cellular femtocells with embedded Wi-Fi access.
Frost & Sullivan's Industry Director Jessy Cavazos and Industry Analyst Prathima Bommakanti, along with guest speaker Matthew Friedman, Senior Product Manager for Automated Test at National Instruments, have completed extensive analysis on the electronic test equipment market.
COMSOL announced the availability of COMSOL News 2011, the newest edition of its annual technical computing journal. COMSOL News 2011 was developed in collaboration with lead users of COMSOL. These users have contributed by submitting over 20 inspiring articles sharing their experience in simulation-driven engineering. COMSOL News 2011 is available immediately as a complimentary PDF download and in hard-copy format.
THine Electronics announced that THine has developed the industry-fastest LVDS transmitter for tablet PC and mobile appliances with the lowest power consumption and has started distributing the engineering samples in June.
ABBYY, announced the availability of ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries 2.0 for iOS, a comprehensive dictionary and translation application for Apple mobile devices. The solution brings to market a new photo translation function that allows users to translate words by photographing them with the iPhone camera and represents the easiest way to look-up and translate words while on the go.
Zenprise announced Zencloud, the industry’s first cloud based mobile security and device management solution with a 100 percent SLA. This innovative and comprehensive security offering protects the entire mobile enterprise in a truly scalable and flexible way.
Neul announced the launch of NeulNET. NeulNET is the first production wireless radio system that is designed to use free, high quality white space spectrum, delivering fast, reliable wireless connections over long distances.