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Test bench allows engineers to validate DisplayPort designs
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
Tektronix latest test product represents a complete bench for engineers wanting to optimize and validate the performance of their DisplayPort designs.
Sun-led 'eco consortium' tackles India's infrastructure
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Sun Microsystems has formed an "eco consortium" with Hitachi Data, APC-MGE, AMD and India's Wipro Infotech to help Indian businesses cope with India's infrastructure problems and "green" their businesses.
RF SoC integrates radio, MCU, flash and USB
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TI delivers a sub-1 GHz RF SoC with integrated USB controller for wireless sensor networks. The CC1111 chip -- with a RF transceiver, MCU, flash memory and USB -- is said to provide easier assembly and lower system cost.
LED backlight module saves energy
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Delta Electronics has developed an energy-saving LED backlight module (BLM), which allows LEDs to achieve maximum homogeneous illumination.
Image sensor expands capabilities for scientists
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Kodak has developed an image sensor with a low-noise design to improve the image quality in light-starved applications.
Ramtron qualifies 4-Kbit FRAM to 125-degrees C for powertrain apps
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Ramtron's 4-Kbit, 3V, SPI FRAM is now Grade 1 AEC-Q100-specified to operate over the automotive temperature range of -40°C to +125°C.
Google expands its venture-funding role in India
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
Search giant Google Inc., describing the Indian market as hamstrung by a dearth of early-stage venture capital, announced two more pacts here that aim to give it more breadth in the venture funding of companies in the country.
BVM : Rugged LCD touch screens target embedded applications
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The TS range of LCD monitors comes with resistive touch screens and USB controllers and is available in sizes from 9 to 12 inch.
Suss Microtec issues profit warning
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Chip manufacturing equipment vendor Suss Microtec will fail to reach its own business goals for the current year. The company obviously has problems with the acceptance of new machines installed at customers.
HDMI stars on small screens
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The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) connectivity standard for transferring uncompressed digital content at very high rates over a single cable has come a long way.
XRONet Mobile WiMAX Wave2 chipset aims for low power
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10/29/2007   1 comment
The XRO7000 MAC/PHY SoC and XRO3000RF transceiver handle Mobile WiMAX Wave2 as well as Wave1 and WiBro.
Power-over-Ethernet adapter provides 80-W from a single port
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
Phihong's high-power, single-port adapter provides up to 80W of power on a single Ethernet port, making it suitable for powering satellite receivers, video conferencing systems, access points, LCD displays, security cameras, kiosks and computer workstations.
Motion controllers offer low position error at high velocities
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ACS Motion Control has developed a series of motion control modules that feature a programmable motion controller, power supply and up to three digital drives in a single, standalone package.
Near-eye displays and pocket projectors for portable devices
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
Makers of handhelds—including Portable Media Players (PMPs), DVD players and mobile TVs—hope to improve the viewing experience by offering products with pocket/embedded projectors and near-eye displays.
TFT LCD module enables control of viewing angle
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A new color TFT LCD module enables the viewing angle to be switched from wide to narrow in accordance with display contents.
RS-485/RS-422 single transmitter provides 16.5-kV ESD protection
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Intersil's ISL329xE series offers greater design flexibility through an integrated VLOGIC pin.
HD VMD launches in India
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New Medium Enterprises (NME) will unveil the world's first Multi Layer Disc and Player format and High Definition Bollywood film titles in India at the Times AV Revolution Expo at Bombay Exhibition Center.
Digital audio data transmitter suits consumer apps
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The 24-bit AK4104 digital audio interface transmitter from AKM Semiconductor supports sampling rates up to 192 kHz and is packaged in a 16-pin TSSOP.
Network probing platform monitors video transport in IPTV networks
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Tektronix has introduced a network monitoring platform that monitors quality of video transport services in IPTV networks in real-time.
Converter transformers operate with ADI's high-speed transceivers
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Murata Power Solutions has introduced a series of transformers that simplify implementation of isolated RS-485 and RS-422 interfaces based on ADI's chipsets by eliminating the need to select, compare and test alternative solutions
Synopsys boosts manufacturing test quality
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
Aimed at design organizations worldwide, the TetraMAX small delay defect automatic test pattern generator (ATPG) from Synopsys is designed to improve manufacturing test quality compared with conventional at-speed test methods.
QP Semi replaces Philips' 82Sxxx bipolar PROMs
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
QP Semiconductor announced that the Defense Supply Center, Columbus (DSCC) has approved the company's reengineered and redesigned versions of the obsolete Phillips 82S123A (5962-8670301xx) and 82S129A (5962-8778802xx).
Green Hills expands industrial protocol support for Freescale processors
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Green Hills Software's royalty-free RTOSes are available for Freescale's microprocessors based on Power Architecture technology and ColdFire devices.
IR receiver modules deliver high sensitivity-to-size ratio
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Vishay Intertechnology has released a series of surface-mount infrared receiver modules that offers the industry's highest sensitivity-to-size ratio, according to the company.
Crydom relays are UL approved for SCCR
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Crydom claims it is the first solid-state relay manufacturer to receive UL certification for 100 kA short-circuit current ratings (SCCR).
Tester combines lab testing with a portable form factor
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JDSU has introduced the ONT-503, a compact 40/43G tester that combines lab testing needs with a portable form factor.
FPGA-based XMC card for high-performance signal and image processing applications
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The XMC-442 provides systems integrators with a powerful FPGA-based computing engine for I/O or sensor processing or algorithm acceleration.
Display can control viewing angle
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NEC LCD Technologies has developed a TFT LCD module with controllable viewing angle. According to user needs, the viewing angle can be selected either as narrow or wide.
Anritsu's microwave signal synthesizer delivers super fast switching
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The MG37020A utilizes advanced VCO-based hardware architecture to achieve its switching speed of 100 microseconds per point.
ON Semi offers ESD protection with ultra-low capacitance and low clamping voltage
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The ESD9L is ideal for safeguarding high speed data lines in portable applications such as cell phones, MP3 players, PDAs and digital cameras.
AMIS rolls out process automation transceiver reference design
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AMI Semiconductor's reference design enables Fieldbus H1 and Profibus PA users easily integrate the AMIS-49200 Media Attachment Unit, a processing automation transceiver, into their safety-critical designs.
Conergy in long-term wafer supply contract with MEMC
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
Solar energy technology company Conergy AG (Hamburg, Germany) has signed a contract with MEMC Electronic Materials for the supply of silicon wafers through 2018. The contract has a volume between $7 and $8 billion, the company said.
Zero recovery rectifier boosts power supply efficiency
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
Cree, Inc. has released an 8-amp, Zero Recovery rectifier that is said to significantly increase power-supply efficiency in computer servers.
Tyco expands Z-PACK 2-mm HM connector system
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
Tyco Electronics has introduced the Type A/B variant of the Z-PACK 2-mm HM (Hard Metric) connector system for high-density applications.
Filter connector withstands 1,000 cycles of shock, vibration testing
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ITT Electronic Components has tested its Chip on Flex (CoF) filter connector to 1,000 cycles of thermal shock.
Mobile WiMAX test system delivers high measurement throughput
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Agilent Technologies and Fujitsu Microelectronics partner to deliver chipset test system for Mobile WiMAX with high measurement throughput.
Programmable crystal oscillators support low voltages, high frequencies
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
Epson Toyocom has developed a series of low-voltage programmable crystal oscillators that are used as clocks in office equipment, PCs, mobile devices and other general consumer electronics.
Nokia Siemens to take over Carrier Ethernet expert Atrica
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
After having spun off numerous business units, Nokia Siemens Networks now switches to acquisition mode: The company announced its intention to take over Californian Carrier Ethernet provider Atrica Inc.
TrellisWare fields new RapidFire development platform
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
Stratix II FPGA-based development platform provides a seamless migration path to HardCopy II Structured ASICs
Multiplexers use MEMS technology to switch optical signals over fiber
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
These fiber-optic multiplexers from Pickering Interfaces use MEMS switching technology to switch single-mode (60-850) or multi-mode (60-851) optical signals being carried on fiber connections.
Ultrawideband under the gun
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
In the race to a gigabit-per-second wireless link for the digital home, some ultrawideband backers are gasping for air while Wi-Fi proponents are revving up for the next lap.
Euro strength hits German chip market
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
The German semiconductor market has shrunken by 10 percent in September, industry organization ZVEI reports. The book-to-bill ratio as a mid-term indicator indicates a continuing downturn.
Catalyst rolls dual, 300mA LDO regulator
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
Each LDO in the CAT6221 has an independent enable pins which combined, offer low quiescent current and a very low typical dropout voltage.
AMS, IDS Microchip simplify RFID reader design
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Austriamicrosystems (AMS) teams with IDS Microchip to develop a reader chip for next-gen RFID tags. The move aims at the portable UHF RFID reader market.
Chip equipment sales to grow through 2009, says forecast
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
The sluggishness is gone. The semiconductor equipment sales are set to improve in the fourth quarter of 2007 and to continue to grow through 2008 and 2009, according to Market research group The Information Network (New Tripoli, Pennsylvania).
ST takes fresh approach to MCU evaluation
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10/25/2007   Post a comment
ST has developed a self-contained, pre-programmed evaluation package for the recently-announced STM32 flash microcontroller family that provides both a fun introduction and serious development tools and links to an on-line development community.
MCU line tailored for motorcycle engine control applications
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10/24/2007   1 comment
Infineon has launched a family of microcontrollers targeting the growing worldwide market for motorcycle engine control.
High-density D-sub offers space, weight savings
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10/24/2007   Post a comment
Cinch Connectors has introduced a RoHS-compliant high-density filtered D-sub connector.
Altera and BittWare develop software programmable reconfiguration platform
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10/24/2007   Post a comment
New platform from Altera and BittWare provides the military SDR market with a portable, MicroTCA-like environment for rapid waveform development.
Gyro sensor comes pre-tilted for automotive dashboards
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10/24/2007   Post a comment
Epson Toyocom Corp. has developed a pre-tilted gyro-sensor that can be installed in automotive navigation systems.
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