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Micron's new storage division lead is third former SanDisk recruit

Enterprise - The Register - Anand Jayapalan replaces Darren Thomas
Micron has replaced its storage business unit VP, Darren Thomas, with a former SanDisk...
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:13:42 - #semiconductor

How To Get Useful Data From Your Magnetometer

EE - Digilent Inc. - Learn how to use your Pmod CMPS2 as a digital compass!
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:13:36 - #eewire

AI's role in next-generation voice recognition

Electronics - ARM IoT - Amazon Alexa is the latest in 50 years of voice-recognition technology, but artificial intelligence is going to propel such devices...
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:38:18 - #iot #ai #semiconductor

How to Select a Voltage Regulator

Electronics - Octopart - All electronics projects need power. Power can come from either stored energy in a battery, or directly from mains AC voltage or DC...
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:38:16 - #onsemi #powersupply #power #eewire

Cheaper, Lighter, Quieter: The Electrification of Flight Is at Hand

Electronics - IEEE Spectrum - Our small electric plane, which uses light and powerful batteries and motors, is less costly than its gasoline-engine rivals
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:38:15 - #nasa #boeing #airbus #drones #inverter #power #maker #siemens #ipe

How to correctly layout a 40A power supply: copper, vias and loop path - TI - Power House - The demand for energy has gone up significantly but overall solution size continues to shrink. To adapt, you can decrease...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:13:36 - #ti #pcb #powersupply #eewire

Israel's TowerJazz to Set up China Chip Plant With Tacoma Semi

U.S. News - Israeli chipmaker TowerJazz is linking up with Tacoma Semiconductor Technology Co to establish a fabrication...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:13:25 - #semiconductor

42Gears Introduces Support for Linux-based Raspberry Pi Devices to Enable Enterprise IoT Adoption

PR Newswire: Business Technology - 42Gears Mobility Systems, announced today the support for Linux-based Raspberry Pi for its EMM platform. Through 42Gears EMM platform, enterprises...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:13:33 - #raspberrypi #iot #eewire

IoT Data Exchanges Services Set to Transform IoT Landscape

PR Newswire: Business Technology - The Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem is set to bring forth a myriad of new technologies, devices, and communication protocols, all fighting...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:13:32 - #iot #eewire

Silego Announces Shipping More Than 3 Billion Configurable Mixed-signal ICs

PR Newswire: Semiconductors - Silego Technology today announced shipping three billion units since its introduction of the pioneering Configurable Mixed-signal ICs (CMICs)....
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:13:27 - #silego #semiconductor

SiFive and Rambus to Provide IP to the 'DesignShare' Economy

PR Newswire: Semiconductors - SiFive, the first fabless provider of customized, open-source-enabled semiconductors, today announced it will partner with Rambus, (NASDAQ: RMBS),...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:13:26 - #semiconductor

Diverse Market Growth Strengthens Molex Automotive Initiatives

Business Wire: Networks - Diverse Market Growth Strengthens Molex Automotive Initiatives
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:51:02 - #molex #ipe

Intel Completes Subsequent Offering Period of Tender Offer for Mobileye

Business Wire: Distribution - Intel and Mobileye announce the expiration of the subsequent offering period of Intel's offer to purchase all outstanding Mobileye ordinary shares.
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:51:01 - #semiconductor

Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) Introduces 60 W Class-E Amplifier Development Board with Latest Generation 200 V eGaN(r) FET Enabling High Efficiency Up to 15 MHz for Wireless Power and LiDAR Applications

Business Wire: Semiconductor - EPC development board enables fast, easy evaluation of high efficiency achieved with 200 V GaN transistors in class-E amplifiers...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:51:00 - #galliumnitride #power #eewire

PTC Marks 15 Years of Partnering with DoD STARBASE Program for Hands-On STEM Education

Business Wire: Software - PTC has partnered with DoD STARBASE for 15 years and has committed to expanding the current curriculum to include IoT and augmented reality...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:40:13 - #iot #eewire

CoolMOS(tm) P7 in SOT-223 combining performance and ease of use with a cost-effective package solution - Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) is expanding its recently launched CoolMOS(tm)...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:38 - #eewire

hybrid ferry saves 2 million kWh annually - ebm-papst - Scandlines ferries operate between Germany and Denmark, in fact, 6 out of 8 ferries are hybrid ferries. Zero emissions - this is...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:37 - #ipe

Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) Introduces 60 W Class-E Amplifier Development Board with Latest Generation 200 V eGaN FET Enabling High Efficiency Up to 15 MHz - EPC - EPC's new EPC9083 development board enables power system designers to easily and quickly evaluate the high efficiency achieved with...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:36 - #galliumnitride #power #eewire

NFC Everywhere: Apple Support for NFC is Moving Mobile Government Forward - NXP Blog - For those of us who watch the trends in mobile technology, the Ericsson Mobility Report is always an interesting read. And if there's...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:35 - #nxp #semiconductor

6 hidden benefits of a Brushless Driver - TI - Motor Drive + Control
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:34 - #ti #eewire

Samtec Discrete Wire Powers Indoor Vertical Farms - Samtec Blog - Bourbon lovers appreciate their favorite spirits in many forms. Neat. On the Rocks. A favorite mixed drink.
An emerging trend in...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:13:33 - #pcb #samtec #ipe

Overview of CST Filter Design Technology

Electronics - IEEE Spectrum - In this webinar, we will give an overview of the different filter design capabilities of CST STUDIO SUITE, including tools for...
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:13:24 - #eewire

Cree grants royalty-bearing, non-exclusive patent license to Light Polymers

Semiconductor Today - Cree Inc of Durham, NC, USA (which makes lighting-class LEDs, LED lighting and power semiconductors) has granted a royalty-bearing, non-exclusive...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:18:42 - #cree #semiconductor

Microsemi awarded contract to speed adoption of SiC technology as new member of PowerAmerica

Semiconductor Today - Microsemi Corp of Aliso Viejo, CA, USA (which makes chips for aerospace & defense, communications, data-center and industrial markets) has become...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:18:41 - #microsemi #sic #power #semiconductor

TowerJazz and Tacoma Announce a Partnership for a New 8-inch Fabrication Facility in Nanjing, China

GlobeNewsWire: Semi and Semi Equip -
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:13:17 - #semiconductor

Bel Power Solutions Announces Ultra-Low Profile 40 Watt ABC41 and MBC41 Series of AC-DC Power Supplies

Electronics Maker - Bel Power Solutions and Protection, a Bel group company (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:39:21 - #powersupply #power #ipe

High NAND prices expected to rise

ElectronicsWeekly - NAND revenue grew 8% Q2 on Q1, and is expected to increase in Q3. "We expect supply to be under strain for the rest of 2017," says DRAMeXChange's...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:39:20 - #semiconductor #outlook

DRAM revenue at record levels

ElectronicsWeekly - DRAM revenue hit a record $16.5 billion in Q2 after increasing 16.9% from Q1, reports TrendForce, with the sharp rise attributable o a declining...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:39:19 - #semiconductor #outlook

Hynix looking to acquire Toshiba says Korean report.

ElectronicsWeekly - Hynix is looking to acquire Toshiba's memory business, says a study from the Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET) as reported...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:39:18 - #semiconductor

Small Accelerator, Big Promise

EETimes - Brookhaven Lab used a 3-D printer and permanent magnets to produce a proof-of-concept desktop electron-beam accelerator for physics research...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:39:17 - #eewire

Qualcomm to extend tie-up with TSMC to FinFET, says executive

DigiTimes - Qualcomm has an almost 10-year collaboration with TSMC, and the tie-up will extend to FinFET process technology, said Sudeepto Roy, VP of engineering...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:56 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Digitimes Research: Global TDDI chip shipments for 2017 to shoot up 191% on year

DigiTimes - Global TDDI (touch and display driver integration) chip shipments for 2017 are estimated to drastically soar 191% on year due mainly to increased...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:55 - #semiconductor

Global DRAM revenues increase 17% in 2Q17, says DRAMeXchange

DigiTimes - Sales in the global DRAM market surged 16.9% sequentially to US$16.51 billion in the second quarter of 2017, when PC DRAM contract prices rose...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:53 - #semiconductor #outlook

TAIYO YUDEN Commercializes three Bluetooth(r) 5 modules

PR Newswire: Electronic Components - TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD. has announced the launch of Bluetooth(r)*1 5 modules EYSHCNZWZ (9.6x12.9x2.0), EYSHJNZWZ (5.1x11.3x1.3mm), and EYSHSNZWZ...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:45 - #ipe

New 8th Gen Intel Core Processors: Simplifying Today, Opening the Door for What's Next

Business Wire: Distribution - Intel Corporation introduces the 8th Gen Intel(r) Core(tm) processor family, which delivers platform-wide improvements.
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:43 - #semiconductor

IoT Solutions World Congress Announces Program Speakers

Business Wire: Software - The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), the world's leading organization transforming business and society by accelerating the...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:41 - #iot #eewire

Simple Arduino Digital Clock Without RTC

EE - Adafruit Industries - A great beginners project by Techno on
It's just a simple digital clock controlled by Arduino without using...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:39 - #arduino #eewire

Microchip Extends Custom Programming Service to Include AVR(r) and SAM Microcontrollers - Microchip - Product - Microchip Extends Custom Programming Service to Include AVR(r) and SAM Microcontrollers
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:37 - #semiconductor

Murata introduces common mode noise filter for USB3.0/3.1 - Murata
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:36 - #ipe

Intel's new 8th generation Core processors launch today with revised Kaby Lake chips

The Verge - Intel announced its latest 8th generation Core processors today, and is promising that the new chips will offer up to a 40 percent speed boost...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:13:33 - #kabylake #semiconductor

Beaglebone(r) Blue Self-Balancing Robot

EE - Digilent Inc. - Learn to make your own self-balancing robot using LabVIEW!
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:37:57 - #beaglebone #robotics #eewire

Extending Bluetooth with Mesh Networking

Electronics - Silicon Labs Blog - Today we're unleashing a suite of development tools, a software stack, and mobile applications to extend the power of Bluetooth...
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:37:52 - #siliconlabs #semiconductor

Texas Instruments Grants $6.2 Million in 2017 to Advance STEM Learning and Teaching - Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced today that its corporate and foundation grants to improve kindergarten through 12th grade science,...
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:36:28 - #ti #semiconductor

Wirewound chip inductors

Dataweek - Coilcraft has introduced its new 0201HL series of chip inductors available in seven inductance values ranging from 22 to 51 nH, the highest currently...
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:36:27 - #ipe

Silicon Laboratories, Inc. 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides -
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:36:25 - #semiconductor

Converting Analog Signals is Vital to the IoT

SmartData Collective - In 2010, I expected that analog technology would soon be obsolete. I have never been more wrong about anything in my life. While analog media...
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:36:20 - #adi #iot #eewire

Embedded FPGA: Coming to a Data Center Near You - Data Center Knowledge - Geoff Tate is CEO and co-founder of Flex Logix, Inc.
FPGA chips have increasingly emerged as a valuable tool in creating...
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:13:23 - #pcb #microsoft #xilinx #altera #datacenter #fpga #iot #cloud #azure #acquisition #semiconductor

8th-generation Intel Core processors unveiling next week - ZDNet News - The processor market is hotting up as AMD and Intel fire shots across one another's bows.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:39:22 - #amd #semiconductor

IoT Target Architecture: Your Strategy's Linchpin

Gartner - Upcoming webinars - EDT: 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 The Internet of Things demands a technical strategy that implements a portfolio of IoT solutions....
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:38:52 - #iot #eewire

Intel CEO cites 'divided political climate' in decision to quit Trump's manufacturing council (Video)

Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal - The CEO of Santa Clara-based chipmaker Intel Corp. stepped down from President Donald Trump's manufacturing advisory council late Monday, to...
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:38:49 - #semiconductor