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Product brochure covers medical capabilities
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12/30/2005   Post a comment
ITT Electronic Components offers a product brochure that details the company's connector, switch and interface products for medical equipment. These products are designed to meet or exceed crosstalk, RFI/EMI, capacitance/impedance and IEC safety requirements for these applications.
Motor driver IC keeps an eye on the camera
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12/30/2005   Post a comment
Designed for portable electronics products with a basic digital camera, Freescale Semiconductor's MPC17C724 is a dual-channel motor driver IC that delivers 400 mA per channel for controlling the camera lens and shutter.
IdaTech debuts power backup fuel cell
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12/30/2005   Post a comment
IdaTech LLC has rolled out its latest fuel cell product for power backup applications.
Video codec startup claims iPod first
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12/30/2005   Post a comment
Claiming an industry first, low-power codec IC provider Mobilygen said that its MG1264 chip supports real-time, high-quality H.264/ACC video capture compatible with Apple Computer's video iPod.
Acquisition fever hits set-top box market
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12/30/2005   Post a comment
A rash of mergers, acquisitions and partnerships among makers of set-top boxes and network equipment vendors is redrawing the map for the STB industry.
Piezo motor targets portable products
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
New Scale Technologies, Inc. has developed a tiny SQL series SQUIGGLE piezo motor to replace its larger SQ-306s motor for portable electronic products. The device features precise linear motion at low power and can withstand greater mechanical shock than previous models.
XM Satellite Radio to showcase 'advanced services' at CES
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
XM Satellite Radio plans to unveil the XM "Advanced Services Vehicle," a concept car featuring in-car video, voice command, weather alerts, parking space locator and other innovations at next week's Consumer Electronics Show
Quad MOSFET switches for PoE cut footprint by 80 percent
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
International Rectifier's IRF4000 quad power switch for PoE applications will replace four individual SOT-223 packaged MOSFETS to save up to three square inches of real estate in a typical 48-port board.
TI's Purchase of Chipcon -- A Sure Sign of Growing Momentum for Zigbee?
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
Texas Instruments announced its intention to purchase Chipcon, a leading developer of Zigbee technology, for $200 million; this move would give TI a strong foothold in numerous established and emerging wireless connectivity solutions.
I/Q and double-balanced mixers convert between 4 to 38 GHz
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
Hittite's connectorized mixer modules offer high isolation and wide IF bandwidth for military, space, wideband telecom, industrial, microwave radio and test equipment applications from 4 to 38 GHz
Westinghouse Digital Introduces SpineDesign Technology in 27- and 32-Inch LCD HDTVs
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
Westinghouse Digital Electronics announced its new LCD HDTVs that include the company's SpineDesign technology and integrated ATSC and NTSC tuners to display over-the-air high-definition digital signals and standard definition analog signals.
O2Micro scores power management patent
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
O2Micro International Limited was granted 37 claims under United States patent number 6,965,221 for its Direct Current to Direct Current (DC/DC) converter Controller.
AC/DC modules tout widest operating temperature range
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
Bear Power Supplies' BP1 series of encapsulated AC/DC modules, delivering 5 to 15 watts, claims the widest operating temperature range of any competing type in the industry: -40 to +70°C (specified at half load).
CMOS device combines two switches for cell phones
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc.'s ADG787 is a low voltage, CMOS device that contains two independently selectable, single-pole, double-throw (spdt) switches for portable electronic devices such as cell phones.
PoE midspan delivers secured network management
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12/29/2005   Post a comment
PowerDsine's 6500 PoE Midspan series is reportedly the first to offer advanced secured network management and the only midspan to ship with a lifetime warranty.
1-watt DC/DCs extend design options
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12/28/2005   Post a comment
Offering OEM designers a wide range of voltage and packaging options, V-Infinity's Miniature DC/DC Converter family delivers 1 watt in approximately 85 basic single- and dual-output models for low-power mixed-signal circuits, datacom, and test and measurement.
Reference design supports wireless video monitoring systems
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12/28/2005   1 comment
Vishay's design features a 2.4-GHz wireless link with ranges up to 1000m for home intercoms, video baby monitors, home video monitoring systems, and business video surveillance
TCXOs tout tight stability
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12/28/2005   Post a comment
MtronPTI offers a family of low voltage, surface-mount temperature compensated crystal oscillators (TCXOs) and VCTCXOs (voltage controlled TCXOs) with tight stability and excellent aging characteristics for network and wireless engineers.
Slew-rate-controlled load switches offer range of fast turn-on times
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12/28/2005   Post a comment
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. has released the SiP4280 family of p-channel load switches with slew-rate control for high-volume mobile phone and PDA power management applications that offer turn-on times between 0.5 and 1000 microseconds.
2-Gbit DDR2 SDRAM samples for server applications
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12/28/2005   Post a comment
Manufactured using 80-nm process technology, 2-Gbit DDR2 SDRAMs from Elpida have begun sampling to server manufacturers. The 2-Gbit DDR2 SDRAM devices are available in three different data-rate speeds, including 533-Mbits/s, 667-Mbits/s, or 800-Mbits/s.
India firm offers terminal reference design
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
Dexcel Electronics, a five-year old design services house based here, has developed a reference design for portable electronic terminals powered by Intel’s X-Scale processors.
Camera phones to remain hot
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
The camera-enabled, cellular-phone market is booming, with shipments expected to reach nearly 1 billion units by the end of this decade.
Terminal blocks integrate permanent safety covers
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
Series C34/C44 terminal blocks from BlockMaster Electronics provide electrical safety with permanently attached snap-on safety covers. These covered blocks provide additional finger tip safety in high-power applications, and eliminate the loss or misplacement of covers.
Free multicore debug configuration tool available
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
To help developers just getting their feet wet in their first multicore SoC or multiprocessor designs, Lauterbach is providing a free extension to its TRACE32 debug tool, called T32Start.
STM unveils wireless multimedia technology portfolio
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
STMicrolectronics's multimedia on wireless technologies include video transcoding, advanced video encoders and robust decoders (H.264), Adaptive Playout, 802.11n WLAN, and Digital Rights Management.
Switches offer low capacitance
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc.'s ADG1233 and ADG1234 single-pole double-throw (spdt) switches operate with 12-V or 15-V supplies to deliver low capacitance and charge injection.
eXtremeDB integrated into I-Logix Rhapsody UML tool chain
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
McObject's eXtremeDB in-memory embedded database, has been integrated with I-Logix's Rhapsody Unified Modeling Language (UML)-based Model-Driven Development (MDD) environment.
Systems take control of power in 2006
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12/27/2005   Post a comment
Power Play column, forecast for 2006 power sources and power components areas.
IC enables 13.56-MHz RFID readers
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12/26/2005   Post a comment
EM Microelectronic introduces the EM4094, an analog front-end integrated circuit for 13.56MHz RFID readers.
New technologies target streaming wireless IP-based home networks
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12/26/2005   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics announces a suite of technologies for next-generation home entertainment and information products.
PoE modules boost advanced wireless, VoIP apps
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12/24/2005   Post a comment
Phihong USA's new power-over-Ethernet products include a one-port high-power midspan for high-speed 802.11N access points, and a redundant power source (RPS) with up to 180 PoE ports for VoIP and IT applications.
STM adds 40 drop-in replacements for voltage monitoring
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12/24/2005   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics STM1061 line of precision voltage detectors include 40 drop-in replacements for industry-standard parts, particularly Torex Semiconductor's XC61C devices.
GPS receivers streamline embedded development
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12/23/2005   Post a comment
NavSync's CW25 series of GPS Receivers feature an embeddable architecture that requires minimal external components, and is optimized for easy integration into host systems.
SOURIAU high speed interconnects target avionics and military applications
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12/23/2005   Post a comment
SOURIAU, as a major manufacturer of interconnection devices for severe environments, has developed a complete range of products for high-speed airborne networks. These solutions are based on copper and Fiber Optics technologies, making it possible to meet the widest needs.
Hitachi seeks to boost flat TV business
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12/23/2005   Post a comment
Hitachi Ltd. has announced a bullish flat TV strategy that aims to grab 30 percent of the global HD PDP TV market by 2007.
High voltage p-channel MOSFETs make smaller active clamps
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Zetex Semiconductors introduces new 200V rated P-channel MOSFETs that reduces the size of active clamp designs previously reliant on much larger DPAK and SO8 packages.
300 milliamp low dropout regulator operates down to 1.7 volts
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corp.'s 300 mA very low dropout (VLDO) linear regulator with input voltage capability down to 1.7 volts features a low internal reference voltage with corresponding adjustable output voltage operation from 0.4 V to 3.6 V.
Boards adapt to video and display interface standards
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Inova Semiconductors announces the release of a multimedia evaluation board featuring its GigaSTaR digital display link chips.
Rugged switches target industrial apps
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
EAO's Series 84 pushbutton and emergency-stop switches and indicators deliver rugged performance for industrial and commercial applications. With maximum ratings of 42 V/100 mA, these low-profile switches are ideal for PLC level signals.
Filter connectors available with dual flange
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Sabritec has added integrated dual flanges and wash slots to its line of filter connectors. These connectors provide EMI/RFI filtering typically for military and commercial aerospace applications.
Inductors ship in three weeks
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Stackpole Electronics, Inc. has added high-frequency, surface-mount inductors to its quick delivery SEI FAST program. This program guarantees three-week deliveries for the AL and WL series inductors for quantities up to 25,000.
VXS multi-computer uses RapidIO to reach 42-Gbyte/s throughput
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Here's a multi-computer 6U-sized VME crate based on the Serial RapidIO interconnect fabric. Compliant with the VXS VITA 41.2 form-factor, it will crank 761-GFLOPS with 42-Gbyte/s sustained fabric throughput. With A/D conversion it can serve software-defined radio applications. Senior Tech Editor Alex Mendelsohn reports.
Toggle switches deliver design options
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
NKK Switches has announced the availability of medium/high capacity toggle switches. These standard size S series switches are available in a variety of circuit configurations and options.
SMBus battery charge IC targets notebooks and multi-cell portables
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
TI announces an integrated battery charge controller with a System Management Bus (SMBus) interface aimed at multi-cell, multi-chemistry battery packs used in portable applications.
DoD 2006 discretionary budget contact guide available
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Do you sell, or want to sell, to the Department of Defense? Here's a roadmap of contacts and much more, in all the branches for sale.
TI adds SMBus capability to notebook battery chargers
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Texas Instruments' bq24721 is the company's first integrated battery charge controller with a system management bus (SMBus) interface aimed at three- to four-cell, multi-chemistry battery packs (to 19.2 volts) used in portable applications.
4-phase controller goes mainstream for digital power management
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12/22/2005   Post a comment
Primarion's four-phase PX3539 controller IC is designed to address mainstream server and high-end desktop applications in digital power management.
Mercury PowerStream 6100 triples signal intelligence and ups bisection bandwidth 10x
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12/21/2005   Post a comment
Mercury Computer Systems' PowerStream integrated multicomputer family expanded with the addition of PowerStream 6100, a 6U VME system based on the Serial RapidIO interconnect fabric and compliant with the VXS (VITA 41.2) form factor standard.
VGA port chip replaces 22 discrete devices
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12/21/2005   Post a comment
California Micro Devices claims its highly-integrated interface solution, the CM2006, is the industry's first complete VGA and DVI-I port companion circuit for digital TV and LCD monitors. The VGA port device replaces 22 analog and passive components and integrates electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection, level shifting and buffering and backdrive protection in a single chip.
Low-dropout regulators convert input to low-voltage output
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12/21/2005   Post a comment
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. claims these dual-output, low-dropout (LDO) regulators with 48-microamp ground current can convert 2.25- to 5.5-volt inputs to outputs that are as low as 1.5 V, at 150 milliamp and 300 mA current levels.
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