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CalAmp and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Partner to Streamline Fleet Operations

Electronics - CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP), a telematics pioneer leading transformation in a global connected economy, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Bureau...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:13:03 - #calamp #semiconductor

Ultra-thin memory storage device paves way for more powerful computing

Life - EurekAlert - A team of electrical engineers at The University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with Peking University scientists, has developed...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:14:16 - #bigdata #semiconductor

Protonation induced high-Tc phases in iron-based superconductors

Life - EurekAlert - The research teams led by Dr. Weiqiang Yu at Renmin University of China and Dr. Pu Yu at Tsinghua University succeeded in implanting...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:14:08 - #eewire

AONI Bluetooth Headphones Incorporate QuickLogic EOS S3 Sensor Processing Platform

Electronics - QuickLogic - AONI Bluetooth Headphones Incorporate QuickLogic EOS S3 Sensor Processing Platform
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:14:06 - #semiconductor

Broadcom confirms anti-trust probe, professes zero worries

Enterprise - The Register - Says probe doesn't impact wireless lines, leaving about a gazillion other products in play
Broadcom has confirmed it's under investigation...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:13:53 - #semiconductor

BCR430U improves efficiency for LED strips with an ultra-low voltage drop linear LED driver IC

Electronics - Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) releases BCR430U, a constant current linear...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:41:00 - #semiconductor

Plant in Xiaogan: 20 years of success with surge arresters

Electronics - EPCOS - Xiaogan has established itself as a successful base for the development, production and distribution of gas-filled surge arresters. TDK...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:59 - #ipe

Local Interconnect Network - the last mile network

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - When someone says "local network," you may imagine the internet, a local area network (LAN), Wi-Fi(r) or Ethernet. While these...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:58 - #ti #microcontroller #eewire

How to Select a MOSFET - Part 1

Electronics - TI - Power House - In complicated power designs, metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor (MOSFET) selection has a tendency to be somewhat...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:56 - #ti #mosfet #power #powersupply #eewire

Modular Connectivity Offers Strong Advantages

Electronics - Molex Blog - Traditional machine hardwiring involves a virtual maze of wires and cables. In modern machine setups, electrical, signal and data...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:54 - #molex #robotics #ipe

NEW Abracon single-port RJ45 jacks with integrated magnetics for 5G, 2.5G, 1000/100/10Base-T industrial applications

Electronics - Abracon News - Abracon, LLC (Abracon), a leading global manufacturer of frequency control, timing, synchronization, RF, connectivity...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:53 - #abracon #ipe

Once again, ebm-papst Supplier of the Year

Electronics - ebm-papst - Last October, Rational AG invited 80 serial suppliers to Supplier Day in Landsberg. The company named ebm-papst "Supplier of the...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:52 - #ipe

SEMI ISS 2018: AI, IoT, Automotive to Fuel Industry Growth

Electronics - SEMI - The SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS) opened yesterday with the theme "Smart, Intuitive...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:51 - #iot #ai #semiconductor

AVX Releases High-Value Resistors

Electronics - AVX - Ideal for use in MCMs, bias networks, & a variety of automotive, medical, aerospace, & test & measurement equipment, the new HR Series...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:50 - #ipe

How to select the correct integrated ADC for your sensing application

Electronics - TI - ConnecTIng Wirelessly - A Google search for the term "analog to digital converter selection" produces thousands of hits, proof that this...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:49 - #ti #microcontroller #devkit #eewire

Smile! You're In (High Speed) Cameras!

Electronics - Samtec Blog - We often take for granted the dual 12-megapixel camera collecting dust on the back of our smartphones or the fact that almost any...
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:40:48 - #samtec #ipe

ABB wins $40 million order to strengthen Indonesia's power grid

Electronics - ABB
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:13 - #abb #ipe

ON Semiconductor Earns Significant Industry Recognition in Asia in 2017

Electronics - On Semi - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficient innovations, has won a number of industry awards from leading...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:12 - #onsemi #semiconductor

Murata introduces compact, high-current 0806 size Metal Alloy inductors for automotive

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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:11 - #ipe

One to Watch: Arthur Redfern started innovating the day he walked in our door

Electronics - TI - Think. Innovate - Acceleration. It's the challenge Arthur Redfern focuses on every day as manager of our Machine Learning Lab. He's working...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:10 - #ti #ai #machinelearning #semiconductor

Powering a 12V bus with 24V batteries in automotive applications

Electronics - TI - Behind the Wheel - 24V systems are common in commercial trucks, including heavy-duty pickup trucks, as well as military vehicles that require...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:09 - #ti #refdesign #powersupply #eewire

Broadcom Issues Statement

Electronics - Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) ("Broadcom") today issued a statement in response to the announcement by Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM)...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:08 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

Samtec New Products At DesignCon 2018

Electronics - Samtec Blog - Samtec will be introducing several new products at DesignCon 2018. All of these products are designed to increase data rates, increase...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:07 - #pcb #amphenol #datacenter #samtec #ipe

New ISO 26262 / ASIL-D Power Management IC for Automotive Control Units

Electronics - Allegro MicroSystems - Allegro MicroSystems, LLC announces a new power management IC that integrates a buck or buck/boost pre-regulator, four...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:06 - #power #eewire

Bourns Announces AEC-Q200-Compliant Low-Inductance, High Power Resistors

Electronics - Bourns Blog - Bourns(r) Model PWR247T-100 Series High Power Thick Film Resistors

Bourns, Inc., a leading...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:14:05 - #bourns #ipe

Qualcomm Leverages Mobile Technology to Economically Empower Women

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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:13:59 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

The Clock Is Ticking for Chip Flaw Fixes to Start Working

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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:39:18 - #semiconductor

Robotic playing card dealer made with cardboard

EE - Arduino Blog - Ruben, aka "Ruubz0r," a mechanical engineering student, was tasked with building a smart object. As he enjoys card games, he...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:39:17 - #arduino #robotics #eewire

Light up the elements with this periodic table display

EE - Arduino Blog - If you took chemistry at any point in your life, you were exposed to the periodic table, which organizes different atomic structures...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:39:16 - #arduino #eewire

RFID-controlled dry cleaner machine displays glowing leaves

EE - Arduino Blog - While you may not give dry cleaning conveyors much thought, Andrew Quitmeyer and Madeline Schwartzman's "Replantment" exhibition...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:39:15 - #arduino #eewire

Express Logic's ThreadX(r) SMP Certified For Use in Safety-Critical IoT Systems

Business Wire: Software - Express Logic's ThreadX(r) SMP RTOS achieves the highest level of SGS-TUV Saar certification for embedded development in safety-critical...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:13:03 - #iot #eewire

Qualcomm's fear of a takeover will force it to boost the stock, says Nomura

CNBC-Top Business - Nomura upgraded the stock in anticipation of aggressive moves to keep shareholders happy in the next two quarters.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:14:11 - #qualcomm #semiconductor

First fully integrated SVID and PVID enabled Voltage Regulator with highest efficiency and smallest solution size

Electronics - Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) introduces the latest Integrated Point-of-Load...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:13:59 - #eewire

AVX Extends its Space-Qualified ESCC QPL 3009 Series With New 200V X7R PME MLCCs

Electronics - AVX - The new 200V ESCC QPL 3009 PME MLCCs provide critical PCB space savings & component weight reductions over stacked ceramic capacitors &...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:13:58 - #pcb #ipe

Why capacitive isolation: a vital building block for sensors in smart cities

Electronics - TI - Analog Wire - With urbanization growing in every corner of the globe, the answer to this growth is smart cities. Building a smart city involves...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:13:57 - #ti #drones #inverter #power #eewire

A Signal Integrity Problem? Maybe Not

Design News - Electronic design engineers testing for signal integrity issues in their products may be looking for the wrong thing, experts will tell engineers...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:13:47 - #oracle #powersupply #eewire

Infineon launches IPOL family

ElectronicsWeekly - Infineon Is in production of its latest Integrated Point-of-Load (IPOL) which is a fully integrated regulator offering PMBUS, SVID and PVID functionality...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:13:45 - #eewire

Under Threat of Hostile Takeover, Qualcomm Creates Severance Plan

NewsFactor - Qualcomm has established a new severance program for non-executive employees that's triggered by a change of control as it faces a hostile takeover...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:40:00 - #qualcomm #acquisition #semiconductor

Broadcom Solicits Shareholder Votes To Replace Qualcomm Board

NewsFactor - Broadcom said Friday that it has begun reaching out to Qualcomm shareholders to secure their votes to replace the San Diego company's broad members,...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:39:59 - #qualcomm #maker #semiconductor

How 3D NAND Shrinks ECC Requirements

The Memory Guy - Error Correction Codes, ECC, are not only important to today's NAND flash market, but they have been a cause of concern to NAND users for a number...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:39:57 - #eewire

NXP Shareholders Clamor for Qualcomm to Sweeten Deal

Global Purchasing - Stock prices can be misleading. That is the message that Elliott Management, the largest shareholder of NXP Semiconductors, was trying to convey...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:25:35 - #nxp #qualcomm #semiconductor

HARTING awards Northern Connectors as Specialist Distributor of the Year for the 8th time

Components in Electronics - Electrical and Electronic component manufacturer HARTING has awarded Northern Connectors, a distributor of industrial cable, connectors and components,...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:25:29 - #harting #ipe

Analog Seen as Fastest-Growing Chip Segment

EETimes - Boosted by sales of automotive and power management ICs, the analog chip market segment is expected to growing fastest of all semiconductor product...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:25:19 - #power #semiconductor

New chip from Texas Instruments to make driving with high-beams on less rude

Ars Technica - Adaptive driving beams still need a little regulatory help, though.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:13:34 - #ti #semiconductor

IC packager Lingsen to benefit from explosive demand for MEMS microphones

DigiTimes - With smart speakers emerging as new fashion devices at CES 2018 and global tech giants such as Amazon, Google, Apple and Alibaba rushing to release...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:42 - #semiconductor

Expanded SiC Schottky Diode Line from Littelfuse Reduces Switching Losses, Increases Efficiency and Robustness

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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:41 - #littelfuse #sic #power #eewire

STMicroelectronics Showcases Latest Solutions for Smart Driving at AUTOMOTIVE WORLD 2018

EE Catalog - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:40 - #st #power #semiconductor

Xilinx announces four devices in the new, automotive-grade XA Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC family

Xcell Daily Blog - Xilinx has announced availability of automotive-grade Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoCs, enabling development of safety critical ADAS and Autonomous Driving...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:38 - #xilinx #semiconductor

AS7265x Smart Specral Sensor

AMS New Products - Smart 6-Channel NIR Spectral_ID Sensor with with Electronic Shutter and 18-Channel AS7265x Master Capability
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:37 - #ams #eewire

Vishay Intertechnology HI-TMP(r) Wet Tantalum Capacitors Offer Increased Reliability for Industrial and Oil Exploration Applications

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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:35 - #vishay #ipe