QuickLogic to roll new CSSPs Product News 3/24/2009 Post a comment QuickLogic plans to introduce new members of the company's customer specific standard products and new proven system blocks next week at the Globalpress Electronics Summit 2009 in San Francisco, the company said.
Yokogawa : New models expand applications for OTDR family Product News 3/24/2009 Post a comment Six models have been added to the Yokogawa AQ7275 Series of optical time-domain reflectometers (OTDRs), extending its range of applications to cover virtually all metro, access and core networks as well as FTTH (fibre to the home) and PONs (passive optical networks).
Module pre-heats diesel engines Product News 3/24/2009 Post a comment A temperature-dependent "pre-heat" module from power management vendor Trombetta is designed to control diesel engine "glow plugs" and air intake heating elements.
Bluetooth Sig wants your low-power entries Product News 3/23/2009 Post a comment The Bluetooth Special Interest Group is launching the Bluetooth Innovation World Cup to recognize outstanding new product and application designs based on the forthcoming Bluetooth low energy wireless specification in fitness, healthcare and sports.
LeCroy expands WaveSurfer oscilloscope line Product News 3/23/2009 Post a comment LeCroy has introduced a line of WaveSurfer Xs-A and MXs-A digital oscilloscopes that offers faster processing, a more responsive user interface, 5 Mpts/ch memory and LXI compliance in bandwidths from 200 MHz to 1 GHz.
NXP first to demo ARM Cortex-M0 silicon Product News 3/23/2009 Post a comment NXP Semiconductors (Eindhoven, the Netherlands) is using this week's Embedded Systems Conference in San Francisco to demonstrate what is says is the first functional ARM Cortex-M0 silicon.
Delphi uses laser for head-up display Product News 3/20/2009 Post a comment Delphi has introduced the prototype of a laser-based automotive head-up display. Unlike conventional head-up displays which use mirrors to project data from a display, Delphi's device generates the virtual image directly on the windscreen.
Simberian updates Simbeor Product News 3/19/2009 Post a comment Simberian, Inc., a developer of electromagnetic software for high-speed interconnects on printed circuit boards, has upgraded its Simbeor tool.
Startup begins shipping MMIC receiver modules Product News 3/19/2009 Post a comment MMIC Solutions Ltd (Ledbury, England), a startup focusing on modules and subsystems for commercial millimetre wave applications, has shipped its first integrated receiver modules to U.S. group HXI LLC, which specializes in radio links for backhaul.
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.