TI debuts $5 Sitara AM335x ARM processors Product News 10/31/2011 3 comments With pricing starting as low as $5, Texas Instruments has just introduced its new family of Sitara AM335x microprocessors targeting applications such as 3D interactive touch screens, high resolution displays and wireless connectivity.
GHS and Silex build secure Wi-Fi platform Product News 10/30/2011 Post a comment Silex's latest Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi radio modules and security supplicant software offerings are now integrated and available for Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY real-time operating system – the foundation for its Platform for Secure Wireless Devices.
HSPA+ module for M2M applications is 2mm thin Product News 10/30/2011 Post a comment Cinterion has released what the company claims to be the world's thinnest HSPA+ M2M module, featuring flexible surface mounting technology and enabling secure, high-speed voice and data communications on global 2G and 3G cellular networks.
Avago ACPL-K4xT optocouplers Product News 10/27/2011 2 comments Optimized for use in onboard chargers and other high-voltage systems in hybrid and electric vehicles, Avago's latest optocouplers are qualified to AEC-Q100 Grade 1 stress test requirements for automotive applications.
ARM MPCore gets ThreadX real-time SMP Product News 10/25/2011 Post a comment At the Arm Technical Conference, Express Logic, Inc. announced the availability of its small footprint ThreadX RTOS for ARM’s MPCore multicore processor with synchronous multicore support that preserves real-time responsiveness.
TI introduces wireless audio products with USB support Product News 10/25/2011 Post a comment The two SoC solutions in TI’s PurePath wireless audio product family are aimed at delivering uncompressed, CD-quality wireless multichannel and multipoint audio streaming capabilities to consumer applications with USB ports, such as PCs, TVs, set top boxes, game consoles and more.
RTOSs support ARINC 653 Part 4 Product News 10/24/2011 Post a comment DDC-I offers the interfaces and scheduling model of the standard with two new variants of the Deos RTOS for avionics and safety-critical applications.
Triad Magnetics CMT-8100 common mode inductors Product News 10/20/2011 4 comments Triad Magnetics released its CMT-8100 series common mode inductors, which feature rugged construction and materials to support high-temperature applications in demanding electronics operating environments.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.