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Vishay Intertechnology RCWK0306 Thick Film Chip Resistors Deliver Increased Accuracy While Saving Space and Reducing Component Counts

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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:02:10 - #vishay #ipe

Synopsys Embedded Vision Processor IP Quadruples Neural Network Performance for Machine Learning Applications

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation - DesignWare EV6x Vision Processors integrate up to four 512-bit vector DSPs and a CNN engine, providing scalable performance...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:02:09 - #synopsys #eewire

PTC Named Industrial Internet of Things Company of the Year and IoT Innovative Product of the Year Vendor for ThingWorx Studio

Business Wire: Internet - PTC received the 2017 Compass Intelligence Awards for Industrial IoT Company of the Year and IoT Innovative Product of the Year Vendor (Consumer).
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:57 - #iot #eewire

Achieve unprecedented current-loop performance from an off-the-shelf MCU - TI - Motor Drive + Control - TI's expertise in real-time control architectures and experience with industrial drive control systems over the...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:52 - #ti #refdesign #microcontroller #inverter #power #eewire

New MCU software eliminates an FPGA to achieve a sub-1 microsecond current loop in industrial systems - Texas Instruments - TI's DesignDRIVE Fast Current Loop software for real-time C2000(tm) MCUs delivers the performance levels of FPGA solutions...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:51 - #ti #semiconductor

Maxim Integrated Empowering Medical Design Innovation at Sensors Expo 2017

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - At the Sensors Expo & Conference, Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) will demonstrate how it empowers medical and fitness wearables...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:46 - #wearables #semiconductor

New Enhancements to Microsemi's Imaging/Video Solution Enable Customers to Leverage Company's Low Power and High Security FPGAs in MIPI CSI-2-Based Camera Systems

PR Newswire: Computer and Electronics - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance,...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:45 - #fpga #semiconductor

Belden Announces Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 5.5% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2022

Business Wire: Networks - Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase any and all of its outstanding 5.5% senior subordinated...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:44 - #belden #ipe

Renesas Electronics America Highlights Secure Smart Energy Solutions at Grid Edge World Forum 2017

Business Wire: Semiconductor - Renesas Electronics America demonstrates smart energy solutions that enable the next generation of IoT at Grid Edge World Forum, June...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:01:43 - #renesas #iot #semiconductor

IDT Selected to Provide High-Efficiency Wireless Power Solution for LG's Latest Flagship Smartphone, G6 - IDT - IDT Selected to Provide High-Efficiency Wireless Power Solution for LG's Latest Flagship Smartphone, G6
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:48 - #semiconductor

Micron and SEMI Partner to Host High Tech U in Silicon Valley - Micron - The SEMI Foundation and the Micron Technology Foundation announced their partnership this week to...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:46 - #semiconductor

Molex New Online Tool to Obtain Product Environmental Compliance Data - Molex
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:45 - #molex #ipe

Micron Announces Appointment of Jeff VerHeul as SVP of Non-Volatile Engineering - Micron Technology, Inc., (Nasdaq:MU) today announced the appointment of Jeff VerHeul as senior vice president, Non-Volatile Engineering, reporting...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:44 - #semiconductor

Dialog Semiconductor Completes Smartphone High Voltage Direct Charging Solution with Latest Power Converter Series - Dialog Semiconductor - The DA9318 series delivers 98% efficiency in fast-charging applications, minimizing heat dissipation
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:43 - #power #dialogsemi #semiconductor

Dialog Semiconductor Introduces First USB-PD Interface IC Optimized For Power Supplies - Dialog Semiconductor - New interface IC, the iW656, lowers external component count reducing size, simplifying designs and lowering costs
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:42 - #semiconductor

TI GaN power design drives 200-V AC servo drives and robotics with 99-percent efficiency - Texas Instruments - New high-voltage, three-phase high PWM frequency inverter reference design delivers faster, more precise drive control
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:40 - #ti #refdesign #galliumnitride #power #inverter #robotics #eewire

17V, 4MHz, Dual 3.5A Synchronous Buck with Spread Spectrum Modulation Reduces EMI in a Compact 3mm x 5mm QFN - Linear Technology - Analog Devices, Inc., which recently acquired Linear Technology Corporation,...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:37 - #adi #lineartech #eewire

Lattice Semiconductor Delivers New Machine Learning and Sensor-to-Cloud Security Solutions for Intelligence at the Edge - Lattice - iCE40 UltraPlus(tm) Reference Designs Support LoRa Communication, ECC Security, Signal Aggregation, Machine Learning & Graphics...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:36 - #drones #iot #semiconductor

Incredibly Rugged RS485 Transceiver Meets IEC Level 4 ESD Standard - Linear Technology - Analog Devices, Inc., which recently acquired Linear Technology Corporation,...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:35 - #adi #lineartech #semiconductor

LoRa Alliance(tm) to Showcase IoT Innovations for Low-Power, Long-Range Networks at ... - Semtech
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:13:22 - #iot #semiconductor

TE Connectivity to Share Insights on Sensor Innovations and Applications at Sensors Expo and Conference 2017 - TE Connectivity
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:13:21 - #ipe

Charge electronic locks for shared bikes with the sun - TI - Power House - In large cities, the concept of "shared bikes" started several years ago. Anyone can rent a bike and return it to various...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:13:20 - #ti #semiconductor

Rigetti Launches Full-Stack Quantum Computing Service and Quantum IC Fab

IEEE Spectrum - A startup challenging Google and IBM sees opportunities for quantum computing in both the short term and long run
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:13:13 - #ibm #semiconductor

TAARCOM new Abracon manufacturer's representative serving Northern California and the Bay area.

Abracon News - Abracon, LLC (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of passive & electromechanical timing, synchronization, power, connectivity...
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:14:07 - #iot #abracon #ipe

ebm-papst Innovation Forum 2017 - ebm-papst - The three-day Innovation Forum with the theme "Think interconnection. Design the future." focused on the latest developments and...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:13:13 - #ipe

Elias Burstein, Pioneer in Semiconductors, Dies at 99

NYT > Science - Mr. Burstein was one of the first scientists to use lasers to do research on semiconductors and insulators, and held patents for a method to...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:57 - #semiconductor

Intel's Skylake and Kaby Lake CPUs have nasty microcode bug - The Register - Debian devs noticed errata to deep docs and now the fit's hitting the shan
During April and May, Intel started updating processor...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:48 - #kabylake #eewire

Moore's Law's End Reboots Industry

EETimes - The semiconductor and computer industries is being transformed as Moore's Law slows and dies, said a panel of experts considering the future.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:43 - #semiconductor #outlook

Toshiba and the Parable of Flash

EETimes - Spinning off its flagship NAND flash memory business could help save struggling Toshiba. But 30 years ago the company nearly squandered its leadership...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:42 - #flash #semiconductor

Regulator accepts 3 V to 42 V inputs

EDN - Employing a synchronous rectification topology, the LT8606 step-down regulator from Linear Technology achieves 92% efficiency.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:41 - #lineartech #eewire

Electronics production growing

ElectronicsWeekly - Production of electronics has been accelerating in the last several months, contributing to strong growth in the semiconductor market, says Bill...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:39 - #semiconductor #outlook

Qualcomm's Paul Jacobs: How to lead a tech giant

CNBC-Top Business - Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs shares some of his management advice with CNBC.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:33 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Taiwan IC designers at critical juncture

DigiTimes - Taiwan's IC design industry has suffered lackluster business performance in recent years, significantly losing ground in the world market to...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:13:30 - #semiconductor

China foundries striving for more dummy wafer supplies

DigiTimes - China-based logic IC and memory foundries including Nexchip Semiconductor and Rui-Li (transliterated from Chinese) Integrated Circuit have offered...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:37:53 - #semiconductor #outlook

Simplified embedded system development can facilitate software, hardware integration

DigiTimes - An embedded system is a dedicated computer system integrating customized software and hardware designed for a specific function. Currently, most...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:37:52 - #eewire

Infineon simplifies speed measuring sensor designs with TLE4922 sensor and "Speed Sensor 2Go" kit - Infineon - Development kits for sensors from Infineon are significantly reducing design effort - and thereby...
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:37:45 - #semiconductor

Arduino developers get extra support as Codeanywhere acquires Codebender

TechCrunch - Codeanywhere, a cross platform cloud IDE for creating web apps and sites has acquired Codebender, another cloud IDE that enables users to develop...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:04:59 - #arduino #eewire

DACs work with optical modules

EDN - A pair of DACs from Analog Devices, the 12-bit AD5767 and 16-bit AD5766 reduce the footprint of wired telecommunication systems.
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:13:10 - #adi #eewire

UCODE(r) Makes Mishandled Baggage a Thing of the Past - NXP Blog - It's a traveler's nightmare: you're standing at the airport baggage carousel and your bag is nowhere to be found. Your baggage has...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:13:15 - #nxp #semiconductor

Intel: Joule's burned, Edison switched off, and Galileo - Galileo is no more - The Register - Chipzilla takes axe to IoT and embedded compute lines
Intel has discontinued three of its offerings for the Internet of Things...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 01:34:47 - #iot #eewire

1Q17 NAND Flash Revenue Dipped 0.4% Q/Q - DRAMeXchange - Storage Newsletter - The NAND flash market remained in undersupply in the first quarter of 2017 as it had been in the preceding quarter, according...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 01:34:42 - #semiconductor #outlook

How Datasheets Make Engineering Possible

Octopart - Electronic components provide definable functions; they are the building blocks of design, and electronic design is all about putting those blocks...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:34:49 - #octopart #eewire

Introducing Intel(r) Innovation Generation

CSR@Intel - In the last two decades, Intel has been working to close the digital divide and bring greater access to disenfranchised populations, provide...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:34:43 - #semiconductor

Toshiba Chooses U.S.-Japan Bidder for Memory Chip Biz Sale

NewsFactor - Money-losing Toshiba Corp. said Wednesday that it has chosen a U.S.-Japan consortium as the preferred bidder in the sale of its lucrative memory...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:34:39 - #semiconductor

The Top 10 IoT Technologies for Digital Business

Gartner - Upcoming webinars - The twin themes of digital business and the Internet of Things (IoT) will be key drivers for business...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:34:36 - #iot #eewire

Han-Eco Outdoor connector offers weatherproof seals and A-sized housings

Components in Electronics - The HARTING Han-Eco A Outdoor connector is a new variant of the company's Han-Eco family, which combines high-performance plastic construction...
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:34:29 - #harting #ipe

Not Your Father's Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor

Electronics360 - The advent of hermetically sealed technology prevents dry out opening up significant advantages over wet tantalum devices
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:13:12 - #ipe

Cloud-Connectable Discovery Kit Puts More Stuff On-Board for Fast IoT Development

Electronics Maker - Building a Cloud-connectable IoT device can be a bear. Choosing the hardware can be the easy part; integrating all of the pieces and writing...
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 23:46:51 - #iot #eewire

Analog Devices Felicitates Winners of Anveshan 2016-17 University Design Fellowship

Electronics Maker - Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) today announced Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Madras, Chennai as the winning team...
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 23:46:49 - #adi #iot #eewire

11 Myths About High-Level-Synthesis Techniques for Programming FPGAs

Electronic Design - High-level synthesis to the rescue? You might be surprised at how hardware designers are getting new value from HLS when designing systems with...
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 23:46:47 - #fpga #eewire