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Friday Quiz: Signal Conditioning Circuits
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5/27/2016   1 comment
Most sensors need some kind of amplification, isolation, filtering, or buffering between them and an ADC.
Google May Shame Partners Into Ending Android Fragmentation
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5/26/2016   Post a comment
Google might resort to naming and shaming smartphone makers and carriers who are behind in updating Android devices.
Custom Corner Characterization for Optimal ASIC/SoC Designs
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5/25/2016   1 comment
Today's characterization tools offer a very good solution for extracting the best performance out of an ASIC/SoC for any specified PVT operating conditions.
Millimeter Wave Conference Highlights the Quest for Bandwidth
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5/25/2016   Post a comment
The 5G cellular network -- one application expected to benefit from higher bandwidth -- will get a lot of attention at IMS.
Enter the PCM-Neuron and Neural Computing
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5/25/2016   Post a comment
A team from IBM & ETH, Zurich, have put normally unwanted stochastic effects to good use. Making use of the fact that phase change devices are able to offer a more accurate representation of biological systems than perhaps any other solid state device.
Set Up Your Oscilloscope for ESD Measurements
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5/24/2016   Post a comment
To get the right measurements of ESD pulses, you need to correctly set trigger levels and maximize the oscilloscope's ADC dynamic range as possible.
Teardown: A Tiny Drone & Its Controller
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5/24/2016   Post a comment
In this teardown, see what you get when you spend $10 on a tiny drone.
OEMs Leverage Online Resources for Better Buying
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5/24/2016   Post a comment
UBM's 2016 Global Distributor Customer Evaluation Study gathered the thoughts of industry leaders about how they are using online resources to collect design information, identify suppliers, and more.
The Pros and Cons of Crowdfunding
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5/23/2016   Post a comment
Crowdfunding brings some tangible benefits in addition to funding novel projects, but it must be managed carefully to achieve its goals.
Specialty Electronics Distributors Win Customer Confidence, UBM Survey Said
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5/23/2016   Post a comment
UBM's Global Distributor Customer Evaluation Study, an annual ranking based on perceptions by supply chain, corporate, and design executives, provides a close look at how customers rate the performance of major electronics distributors.
Google’s Daydream is Silicon Reality
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5/23/2016   4 comments
A Qualcomm graphics expert gave insight into work on mobile virtual reality in Android that is about to emerge from the lab.
What's New Under The ATE Sun? Clouds
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5/23/2016   Post a comment
New and innovative ways to increase the value provided by test are needed to address old problems.
A Non-Reciprocal Antenna May Yield New RF Options
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5/23/2016   1 comment
When a technical advance challenges a long-held assumption, new thinking is needed--but it may be hard to implement.
Where Is Top 10 IoT Processor List?
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5/21/2016   8 comments
Tell us who makes the best 10 IoT processors. Is there a table somewhere that lists the top 10 IoT processors? What makes one IoT processor more successful than others?
Friday Quiz: Oscilloscopes and Probes
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5/20/2016   2 comments
Check your knowledge on making time-domain measurements.
Semiconductor Merger Mania: A Change From Historical Norms?
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5/19/2016   1 comment
Consolidation is a totally new phenomenon for semiconductors, but after 60 years, it's about time.
Prototype to Production: Arduino for the Professional
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5/18/2016   Post a comment
Jacob Beningo looks at how the humble Arduino can benefit a professional development effort.
A New Approach for Microcooling Hot Microchips?
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5/18/2016   Post a comment
A microwater spray might be able to provide the highly localized cooling that some ICs need.
Graphics Rivals in Epic Battle
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5/18/2016   1 comment
Advanced Micro Devices and Nvidia go head-to-head this year in a rare battle of new GPUs, memory types and processes, says a veteran scorekeeper.
PyBERT: Open-Source Software for Modeling High-Speed Links
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5/18/2016   Post a comment
PyBERT by David Banas frees you from IBIS-AMI models, which have their limitations, for modeling high-speed SerDes devices and systems for signal integrity.
IBM Reveals 3 Bits/Cell PCM-MLC Challenge to 3DX Stacking
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5/17/2016   9 comments
IBM Research–Zurich presents, for the first time, the complete set of details behind the success they claim at reliably storing 3 bits per cell in a 4Mcell (32Mbit equivalent) phase change memory (PCM) array at elevated temperatures and after 1 million endurance cycles.
Time's Up: Keysight to Discontinue Legacy Instruments
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5/17/2016   3 comments
The classic workhorse 34401A DMM and other test instruments will go out of production on Dec. 1. 2016.
Building Multi-Port USB Type-C Adapters for Power
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5/17/2016   Post a comment
In the a previous blog, we discussed some of the challenges when designing AC/DC adapters for USB Type-C power delivery (PD). In that article, we focused on an adapter with a single Type-C output connector. In this article, we’ll examine the complexities introduced when architecting a multi-port Type-C adapter.
MEMS Broadens Its Horizons
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5/17/2016   Post a comment
The continued steady growth in the MEMS market overall masks wide variation across the industry’s changing sectors, according to speakers presenting at SEMICON West in July.
Is the Mid-Range Smartphone a Compromise?
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5/16/2016   5 comments
What level phone should you buy if mid-range phones now sport premium-level features? A thorough testing and comparison of Samsung Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy A9, and Huawei Mate 8 may surprise you.
Electronics Flea Market, 2016 Edition
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5/16/2016   38 comments
EE Times' editor Martin Rowe crossed the Charles River to check out the monthly electronics flea market at MIT. Even Thomas Edison was represented this time.
Terrorism & Oil Impact Supply Chain Resilience
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5/16/2016   Post a comment
Threats to resilience top the list of worries—but many organizations find it difficult to plan or measure these threats.
Rick Doherty, Pioneer of Digital Media, Dies
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5/16/2016   11 comments
The life of Rick Doherty touched every aspect of consumer electronics. As an analyst, he explored and explained the growth of computing, communications and digital media that brought a genuine revolution to the way we live today.
Hands-On Review of Micsig's TO202A Touch-Screen Tablet Oscilloscope
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5/13/2016   14 comments
The best way to get a true feel for a piece of test equipment is to use it to track down a real-world problem in a real-world design.
IoT Becomes Reality at NXP FTF Technology Forum
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5/13/2016   Post a comment
As a whole, FTF has become one of the best conferences for engineers to connect and learn about creating the next wave of innovative IoT solutions.
Friday Quiz: Power Supply Measurements
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5/13/2016   Post a comment
Every electronic device and system needs power, and power needs measurements.
Digital Payment Services Not Delivering on Promises
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5/11/2016   Post a comment
Digital wallet services haven't matured to the point that you no longer need to worry about conventional credit card-caused identity theft.
Free Tools For Building Multi-Format Documentation
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5/11/2016   1 comment
Using open source tools, it's possible to create a documentation system that can present the same information on large and small displays.
Don't Sit Back On Your Success
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5/10/2016   6 comments
Businesses, like sports teams, often keep doing the same successful things until they fail.
Add Fiber to Your Test Sensor Diet
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5/9/2016   Post a comment
There's a wide world of potential and associated complexity when using specialized optical fibers for sensing, spawned by sophisticated principles of physics.
Designing with a visual development environment
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5/9/2016   Post a comment
The combination of graphical system descriptions and automated code generation can help developers focus on product differentiators rather than on debugging code for standard interfaces.
Patent Reviews Get Scotus Scrutiny
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5/9/2016   1 comment
The Supreme Court will decide whether a relatively new patent review system is on the right track.
Chip Industry Won't Be the Same Without T.J. Rodgers
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5/6/2016   5 comments
Founder of Cypress Semiconductor and a throwback to a different era rides off into the sunset. Sort of.
Automotive Safety Rules Embedded Vision Summit
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5/6/2016   1 comment
Although at this week's Embedded Vision Summit explored new applications for vision, automotive safety still drives the agenda.
Disney Extends the Magic in the Kingdom with IoT
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5/6/2016   1 comment
Disney's Magic Band, a $1 billion undertaking, offers great real-world example of how a company can use IoT to both grow revenue and increase efficiency.
ePaper Makes Inroads into Smart Packaging
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5/6/2016   Post a comment
To combat high implementation costs, E Ink has integrated an ePaper display with an RFID system, which can be used to monitor the condition of environmentally-sensitive products such as blood, vaccines and biomedical drugs.
Friday Quiz: Massive MIMO, Part 2
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5/6/2016   Post a comment
This week, we look at antennas, channel coding, and beamforming, and beam steering.
IoT's Assumptions Trouble Me
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5/5/2016   22 comments
Our Silicon Valley bureau chief admits he doesn't want an Apple Watch or Fitbit and has the audacity to suggest that's not his problem, but the industry's.
Amazon: Next Big Electronics Supply Chain Gorilla?
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5/5/2016   Post a comment
Will Amazon be a boon or a blight to the electronics industry? Does this e-commerce gorilla make you feel concerned?
Will Intel's Drone Chips Fly?
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5/5/2016   17 comments
Something about Intel’s drone efforts reminds me of Intel’s past stumbles in the mobile SoC market. Is Intel flying into the drone market from the wrong angle?
Open the curtains on network function virtualization with open source
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5/5/2016   Post a comment
The Open Platform for NFV can accelerate NFV deployment while unlocking the door to multiple processing architecture.
Test and Diagnoses Strategy Metrics for Design Verification Tests: A New Perspective, Part 2
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5/4/2016   Post a comment
Learn how design-for-test can minimize false positives or false negatives in design verification tests.
Auto Industry Caught in Software Quagmire
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5/3/2016   Post a comment
Software is changing the automotive industry, but is your approach to software development adapting?
$40B Power Management Market Ripe for Innovation
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5/3/2016   Post a comment
Incumbent suppliers of power-management ICs have an opportunity to greatly improve efficiency and integration, or lose market to rising stars.
GaAs & Silicon: A New Proposal for Power
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5/2/2016   1 comment
More details about how startup Sarda Technologies heterogeneously integrated power stage module combines CMOS power drivers with GaAs output transistors in the same QFN package.
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