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STMicroelectronics leverages STM32 “DNA” to target budget applications
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2/29/2012   5 comments
Development of home and industrial electronic applications is simplified using new feature-rich, value-packed family of ARM Cortex–M0 microcontrollers
Product Roundup: Mobile World Congress
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
Larry Desjardin, Contributing Editor for Test & Measurement World is covering the big news coming out of Mobile World Congress.
Agilent extends bandwidth of value-priced scopes to 1GHz
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2/29/2012   1 comment
Agilent Technologies has added four models to the Infiniium 3000 X series oscilloscopes.
RF tester speeds testing of wireless products
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
RTX Technology has expanded its range of DECT /CAT-iq (cordless advanced technology) RF test platforms.
Atmel launches Studio 6 for MCU design, 40 new SAM3 ARM Cortex-M3 MCUs
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
Atmel Corporation has introduced Atmel Studio 6, the latest version of its integrated development environment (IDE) that now supports both Atmel 32-bit ARM Cortex-M series processor-based and Atmel 8/32-bit AVR-based microcontrollers (MCUs).
Connect One unveils miniature high-speed WiFi module
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
Connect One's Nano WiReach USB is a miniature WiFi module that brings wireless connectivity to consumer devices not originally intended to support wireless functionality.
Eurotech's DynaCOR 10-00 rugged industrial computer for M2M apps features modular fanless design, IP65 certification
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
The EN50155-rated DynaCOR 10-00 from Eurotech is a new family of rugged mobile computer that targets demanding machine-to-machine (M2M) applications.
TenAsys releases distributed RTOS
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2/29/2012   Post a comment
TenAsys Corporation's INtime Distributed RTOS enables programmers to write easily-scalable applications that run without modification on different system configurations
SYSGO releases new PikeOS version 3.3
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2/28/2012   Post a comment
SYSGO has announced the new 3.3 release of its flagship product PikeOS, which extends SMP and Linux support to new multicore architectures, along with new certifiable file system, certifiable IP stack, performance improvements, and many enhancements in tools.
Industry's most flexible, developer-friendly 32-bit MCUs from Silicon Labs
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2/28/2012   1 comment
Silicon Labs have just announced what they modestly describe as “The industry’s most flexible, developer-friendly 32-bit MCUs”
Lattice announces support for latest MIPI BIF Standard
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Programmable devices allow rapid adoption of the MIPI BIF standard using existing application processors and chipsets…
EnOcean rolls starter kit to develop energy-autonomous wireless sensors
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2/28/2012   3 comments
EnOcean GmbH has introduced the ESK 300 starter kit that is said to simplify the testing and development of energy harvesting wireless solutions for OEM partners
DAC reduces cable head-end footprint
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DAC aims to improve channel density by 20 times over present cable modem implementations.
Bliley oscillator improves phase noise performance
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2/28/2012   Post a comment
The Zeus family of OCVCXOs is designed for phase-locked microwave signal sources such as DRO’s, low noise test equipment, synthesizers, microwave communication systems and radar applications.
Tiny module advances WiFi efficiency
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2/28/2012   Post a comment
The module targets mobile and fixed wireless data applications in the 5.15 to 5.85 GHz frequency range.
OCZ rolls out 16 TB solid-state storage for cloud computing
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
The Z-Drive R4 CloudServ transfers multiple gigabytes per second and delivers more than 1 million IOPS.
Microchip upgrades enhanced core dsPIC33E and PIC24E chips to 70 MIPS
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
Additionally, three new 64-pin motor-control and general-purpose devices have been added to the family
Cadence announces new virtual platform for Xilinx Zynq-7000 EPP
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Virtual system platform used by Missing Link Electronics to dramatically reduce time-to-market for automotive infotainment and medical systems
Fujitsu unveils FRAM series with 3.0 V to 5.5 V range
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2/27/2012   1 comment
Tailored for the industrial and metering sectors, the components offer low power consumption and high reliability.
Small cell protocol stack optimized for TI's KeyStone multicore processors
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Texas Instruments and Aricent collaborate on small cell protocol stack optimized for TI's KeyStone multicore processors
Visure Solutions announces test management extension for IRQA
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
Visure Solutions has integrated test management into its IRQA requirements engineering solution.
Libelium Waspmote Wifi Sensors connect directly to cloud servers and iPhone/Android platforms
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2/27/2012   1 comment
Libelium's new Wifi module for the Waspmote platform enables sensor nodes to send gathered data to Web servers in the Cloud and to any Smartphone device without the need for a special gateway, easing the deployment of sensor networks.
RTX launches world’s smallest fully embedded Wi-Fi Module
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2/27/2012   4 comments
RTX has launched what the company claims is the world’s smallest fully embedded Wi-Fi module, the RTX4100.
Sensor may bring touchscreen to feature phones
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2/27/2012   5 comments
Multi-touch touchscreens are standard equipment in smartphones. Cypress said its new sensor could make them cost effective enough for feature phones as well.
NFC-based chip protects luxury goods from counterfeiters and cloners
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2/27/2012   2 comments
Inside Secure has introduced the VaultIC160, a memory-enriched NFC-based security solution designed for embedding into high-end consumer or industrial products that are often targeted by counterfeiters and cloners.
World’s first quad core Mini-ITX board
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
The EPIA-M900 and EPIA-M910 boards use the 1.2GHz VIA QuadCore E-Series processor for enhanced multi-tasking and multimedia performance on the lowest quad core power budget for next generation embedded products.
Low cost, low power single chip design for Bluetooth Smart tags and accessories
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
Sampling now, the nRF8002 extends Nordic Semiconductor's Bluetooth low energy offering with a cost-optimized, ultra-low power, and easy to design-in single chip for Bluetooth Smart (as Bluetooth low energy will now be marketed to consumers) tags and accessories.
Network auto-tester sets speed and simplicity benchmark for Ethernet connectivity test
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
With one touch of a button, the LinkRunner AT performs six essential connectivity tests and returns the results to the user in less than 10 seconds, paying for itself in about a month.
Compact second-generation NanoServer for embedded media applications
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2/27/2012   Post a comment
DSM Computer is launching the first member of its second-generation NanoServer industrial computer with Intel Core processors and the energy-saving QM67 mobile chip set.
Vishay TEFD4300 and TEFD4300F silicon PIN photodiodes
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2/24/2012   Post a comment
Vishay's latest devices feature high reverse photo current of 17 µA, ± 20° angle of half sensitivity, and fast switching times down to 10 ns for data transmission.
ON Semiconductor NCV47700 and NCV47701 two new low dropout voltage regulator ICs
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2/23/2012   1 comment
ON Semiconductor announced two new low dropout voltage regulator ICs for use in audio and infotainment systems, instrument cluster, navigation and satellite radio.
World’s fastest 80C51 CPU @ CeBIT
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2/23/2012   4 comments
The DQ80251 is said to be more than 56 times better than a standard 8051 and more than 70% more efficient, than the nearest competition.
STMicroelectronics STM6519 and STM6524 smart reset chips
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2/23/2012   1 comment
ST recently launched a new generation of its smart reset chips, which are designed to provide an intuitive means of resetting frozen gadgets, such as mobile phones, media players, and other portable consumer devices.
Energy Micro introduces energy-friendly ARM Cortex-M4 products
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Energy Micro has extended its EFM32 Gecko range of microcontrollers with the addition of products based on the ARM Cortex-M4F core.
Powercast’s chipset and RF energy harvesting reference design enable low-cost wireless power over distance
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Powercast Corporation has released an RF-based wireless power chipset and reference design for embedded, low-power, wireless charging applications.
TI enables migration of CMSIS-based software to any Stellaris MCU
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Stellaris Cortex-M4F-core based microcontrollers (MCUs) from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) now support ARM’s latest Cortex Microcontroller Software Interface Standard (CMSIS).
ITT rolls high density circular connector for mil/aero apps
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
ITT Interconnect Solutions has unveiled the PHD38999, a fiber-optic interconnect solution designed for harsh environment applications.
Audio analyzer offers direct PDM interface for MEMS microphone testing
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
The APx PDM option allows APx500 series audio analyzers to connect directly to any device with a PDM input or output, enabling comprehensive testing of audio in the fast-moving telecom industry.
Vehicle audio power amp combines 49-W output, 6-V start/stop support
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched a high-efficiency quad channel power amplifier that is optimized to the requirements of high-quality audio systems in vehicles fitted with 'start/stop' technology.
Vehicle audio power amp combines 49-W output, 6-V start/stop support
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched a high-efficiency quad channel power amplifier that is optimized to the requirements of high-quality audio systems in vehicles fitted with 'start/stop' technology.
Demo board showcases SiC JFETs in cascode half-bridge configuration
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Enabling a quick evaluation of the SJDP120R085 JFET, the demo board platform is suitable for many applications including boost, buck, inverter and PSU half-bridge power stage designs.
SiC JFET delivers high speed switching in micro inverters
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
SemiSouth Laboratories, Inc., has launched the SJDP120R340, a normally on SiC trench JFET that, when compared with silicon MOSFETs, enables higher switching speeds and substantially lower losses.
All-In-one MP3 audio system-on-a-chip for audio processing applications
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2/22/2012   Post a comment
Included are controllers for Hi-speed USB host/slave, SD card, parallel NAND flash, SPI, Ethernet, S/PDIF, I2S master/slave and UART. VS1005 also contains 24-bit ADC's and DAC's, headphone and microphone amplifiers, linear regulators, a real-time clock, and an FM tuner with RDS.
Microchip announces 8051 Replacements for NXP EOL MCUs
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2/21/2012   10 comments
Microchip will continue manufacturing 8051/80C51 microcontrollers that are 100% compatible with NXP’s EOL (End-of-Life) MCUs
Digital Core Design launches world’s fastest 80C51 CPU
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2/21/2012   Post a comment
Digital Core Design has introduced what the company claims to be the world’s most advanced 80C51 architecture.
Digital Core Design launches world’s fastest 80C51 CPU
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2/21/2012   4 comments
Digital Core Design has introduced what the company claims to be the world’s most advanced 80C51 architecture.
Tensilica offers BBE32UE core for low-power LTE
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2/21/2012   2 comments
Tensilica Corp. (Santa Clara, Calif.) has produced another core in its ConnX series, the BBE32UE, which is optimized for software programmable LTE-Advanced user equipment.
New Ceva DSP powers LTE and Wi-Fi 802.11ac reference architectures
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2/21/2012   Post a comment
Ceva introduces a new DSP platform and incorporates it into two reference platforms to demonstrate its capabilities…
Peregrine rolls SP8T and SP10T switches in STeP5 process
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2/21/2012   Post a comment
These new devices support 4G LTE RF front end (RFFE) linearity and insertion loss demands over all conditions.
Avnec Memec rolls energy harvesting evaluation platform
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2/21/2012   Post a comment
Avnet Memec has codeveloped an energy-harvesting evaluation platform with Energy Micro and Maxim Integrated Products.
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