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STMicroelectronics TS331, TS332 and TS334 voltage comparators
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3/30/2012   1 comment
STMicroelectronics' latest voltage comparator achieves a propagation delay of 200ns while consuming only 30µA of supply current.
Triad attempts to make mixed-signal design for the masses
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3/29/2012   1 comment
Unique to Triad is a mixed-signal aware place and route tool that places vias in the global routing fabric to configure and interconnect the analog and digital resources…
TI THS4531 ADC driver
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3/29/2012   Post a comment
TI's fully differential amplifier uses only 250 uA of quiescent current while providing 36 MHz of bandwidth to support the low power needs of portable and high-density systems
TE Connectivity zQSFP+ high-density interconnect
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3/29/2012   1 comment
TE Connectivity's interconnect will meet next-generation 100-Gbps Ethernet and 100-Gbps 4X InfiniBand Enhanced Data Rate requirements by offering four lanes of high-speed differential signals.
CAP-XX stop-start supercapacitor module
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3/29/2012   4 comments
CAP-XX has developed a supercapacitor, which supplies the cranking current to start the engine in Stop-Start vehicles, reducing wear on the battery.
Linear Technology TM2881 and TM2882 isolated µModule transceivers
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3/29/2012   Post a comment
Linear has introduced automotive (H-grade) and high reliability military (MP-grade) versions of its isolated µModule transceivers, which guard against large ground-to-ground differentials and common-mode transients in RS485 and RS232 networks.
PLX Technology TN8045 10GBase-T PHY
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3/29/2012   Post a comment
PLX Technology is getting ready to sample the TeraPHY TN8045, a 40nm, quad-port, 10 Gigabit Ethernet PHY in a 25x25mm2 BGA package.
Dialog Semiconductor SC14453 green VoIP family
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3/29/2012   Post a comment
Dialog Semiconductor's SC14453 Green VoIP processor includes class-leading integrated audio, security and graphics functions.
Reconfigurable microwave switching platform supports ATE and development tests
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3/28/2012   Post a comment
Giga-tronics' Series 8900 microwave switching platform is optimized for flexibility.
Signalion LTE tester covers 3.5-GHz
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3/28/2012   Post a comment
Used for testing LTE mobile communications infrastructure and network elements, the Sorbas LTE Test-UE from Signalion now supports 3GPP LTE TDD bands 42 and 43, spanning 3.4 GHz to 3.8 GHz.
First shipments of transceiver-packed Virtex-7 X690T FPGAs from Xilinx
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3/28/2012   Post a comment
First FPGA device, using 80 GTH serial transceivers, breaks the 2 Tbps bandwidth barrier and makes ground-breaking network communication systems possible
Mobile MotionEngine empowers apps
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3/28/2012   2 comments
The Freespace MotionEngine has already empowered the smart TV revolution at LG, Roku and Sony by enabling remote controllers to point-and-click on-screen air-mouse style. Now Hillcrest Labs has repurposed it for tablets and smartphones running the Android and Windows Phone operating systems.
Analog Devices’ Blackfin processors feature 1GHz core performance, accelerated vision analytic, and low power consumption
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3/28/2012   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc. has launched a series of 1-GHz, dual-core, Blackfin processors optimized for embedded vision applications.
Ramtron launches low-energy FRAM
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3/27/2012   3 comments
Nonvolatile vendor Ramtron International launched a low-energy ferroelectric random access memory chip at the DESIGN West event.
DESIGN West: TI’s new multicore DSPs pack performance and low power in small form factor
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Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) unveiled three new devices based on its KeyStone multicore architecture utilizing the TMS320C66x digital signal processors (DSP) generation.
Microchip announces remote control demo board
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3/27/2012   2 comments
Integrates graphics, touch sensing, USB, and wireless connectivity; provides complete solution including HW and S/W; speeds design of apps with graphical displays
Agilent MIMO PXI vector signal analyzer offers 780 MHz analysis bandwidth
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New multichannel solution claims full analysis of 802.11ac signals
SimpleLink GPS CC4000 from TI brings GPS capabilities to MCU-based apps
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3/27/2012   Post a comment
Hardware-controlled GPS solution is ideal for countless location, precision timing, and velocity applications
SIP streamlines low-energy Wi-Fi for smart homes
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Qualcomm Atheros releases 802.11n low-energy Wi-Fi system-in-package for the intelligent home and building markets
Altera’s shipping low-cost 28nm Cyclone V FPGAs
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3/27/2012   1 comment
Latest shipment of what Altera describes as “the lowest power, lowest cost 28nm FPGAs available on the market” completes rollout of tailored 28-nm product portfolio
Microsemi’s SmartFusion ref design for industrial and medical LCD displays
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3/27/2012   1 comment
SmartFusion (FPGA with hard ARM Cortex-M3 MCU) reference design features include OpenGL SC graphics library and customizable display controller
NXP rolls MCUs for power management applications
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3/27/2012   3 comments
NXP Semiconductors announced a new series of microcontrollers featuring an interconnected and flexible analog subsystem, based on the ARM Cortex-M0 processor at the DESIGN West event.
Xilinx defense-grade Virtex-6Q FPGAs with anti-tamper / anti-counterfeit features
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3/27/2012   Post a comment
Third-generation, high-performance, secure IP core architecture reviewed by the NSA furthers Xilinx's secure leadership position in state-of-the-art A&D apps
Lattice, Intellivision announce intelligent HD video analytics for HDR-60 camera dev kit
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3/27/2012   1 comment
Video Analytics with the Lattice HDR-60 Video Camera Development Kit improve time to market for 1080p camera applications
TI announces Audio Capacitive Touch BoosterPack for ultra-low-power MSP430 MCUs
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3/27/2012   Post a comment
Add crystal clear audio to MCU-based apps; harness real-time DSP performance using easy-to-use, plug-in board for the MSP430 LaunchPad development kit
TI offers drop-in GPS capability
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3/27/2012   Post a comment
SimpleLink GPS CC4000 brings GPS capabilities to microcontroller-based designs for location, precision timing and velocity applications.
Microchip brings cost-effective analog/digital capabilities to 8-bit PIC microcontrollers
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3/26/2012   Post a comment
New MCUs feature on-chip 12-bit ADC, 8-bit DAC, op amps, high-speed comparators, eXtreme low power technology, and 16-bit PWM for advanced control
TDK eSSD integrates controller and flash memory in a single package
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3/26/2012   Post a comment
3 Gbps SSDs pack up to 4 GB of NAND flash memory in a 17-mm x 17-mm form factor for industrial applications.
Cadence introduces LPDDR3 memory IP solution
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3/26/2012   1 comment
SoC designers can implement latest memory interface targeting tablets and smart phones.
Cadence supports development of the cloud
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3/26/2012   3 comments
Cloud computing depends on many parts and services, all of which conform to standards and support of those standards is imperative for cloud deployment…
Microchip simplifies C compiler line
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3/26/2012   3 comments
Provides best execution speed and code size for all PIC MCUs and dsPIC DSCs
Lattice announces MachXO2-based bridge design for Sony IMX136 image sensor
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3/26/2012   1 comment
The folks from Lattice will be demonstrating camera design solutions at the ISC West Conference
Latest Freescale wireless robot can walk, dance, and teach sensor programming
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3/26/2012   2 comments
Tower System mechatronics robot and board enable rapid sensor application development with easy-to-use programming language and expanded capabilities
Curtiss-Wright enhances AVDU-1626/7 6.5" VGA multi-function LCD display
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3/26/2012   Post a comment
Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions has extended the family of Skyquest rugged mission displays for helicopter and fixed-wing platforms with the introduction of an upgraded version of the Skyquest AVDU1626 6.4” display.
Ambiq launches nanoampere RTC chips
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3/25/2012   10 comments
Fabless chip company Ambiq Micro has announced the introduction to the market of the AM08XX and AM18XX real-time clock (RTC) chips, which the company claims are the world's lowest power RTC chips. The typical active current is between 15 and 55 nanoamperes, Ambiq said.
Design West: Express Logic's ThreadX RTOS supports both symmetric and asymmetric multiprocessing for multicores
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3/24/2012   Post a comment
Express Logic, Inc., has announced that the ThreadX RTOS now is available for multicore systems in both Symmetric Multiprocessing (SMP) or Asymmetric Multiprocessing (AMP) modes.
Lime Microsystems, Altera team for Universal Wireless Communications Toolkit
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3/24/2012   Post a comment
UK transceiver designer Lime Microsystems and Altera have teamed up to develop a Universal Wireless Communications Toolkit that allows developers to create wireless protocols of almost any complexity, including flexible M2M and white space systems.
Kontron launches industrial M2M controller
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3/24/2012   Post a comment
Kontron has developed a Machine-to-Machine (M2M) system that is easily deployable for industrial and extended temperature environments based around the COM Express format, an Intel Atom processor and Wind River's VxWorks real time operating system.
Set-top box IC family enables more value-added services for entry-level equipment
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3/24/2012   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics has revealed the company’s range of set-top box system-on-chip ICs for HD terrestrial, cable IP and satellite equipment providing platform for operators and retailers to deliver innovative Internet-based services in price-sensitive markets.
STMicroelectronics’ advanced wireless MCU to serve smart grid benefits to energy-conscious users
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3/23/2012   1 comment
True single-chip microcontroller with industry-standard radio taps into STM32 DNA and latest protocols to speed-up arrival of better energy-saving products
Analog Devices Inc. ADE7816 single-chip energy measurement AFE (analog front end)
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3/23/2012   1 comment
Analog Devices' latest single-chip energy measurement AFE is capable of monitoring the energy consumption and power quality of up to six electrical circuits.
ST's advanced wireless MCU supports SEP 2.0, reduces power outages and carbon emissions
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3/22/2012   2 comments
STMicroelectronics has begun advanced sampling of the STM32W, its newest single-chip wireless microcontroller for the next generation of smart grid standards.
Boost converter cuts fuel consumption up to 15%
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3/22/2012   Post a comment
International Rectifier's integrated AUIR3240S boost converter (battery power switch) is designed for automotive stop/start applications on both hybrid and IC-engine powered cars.
Boost converter cuts fuel consumption up to 15%
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3/22/2012   Post a comment
International Rectifier's integrated AUIR3240S boost converter (battery power switch) is designed for automotive stop/start applications on both hybrid and IC-engine powered cars.
Microchip combines Wi-Fi module and 32-bit PIC32 MCU in cost-effective new demo board
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3/21/2012   3 comments
The Wi-Fi Comm Demo Board from Microchip Technology Inc. combines Microchip’s 32-bit PIC32 microcontroller family with its low-power MRF24WB0MA agency-certified, IEEE 802.11, embedded Wi-Fi radio transceiver module. 
Telit's HE910 is world's smallest penta-band HSPA+ module for M2M tracking
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3/21/2012   Post a comment
Telit Wireless Solutions claims that its HE910 is the world's smallest pentaband HSPA+ M2M module.
Sharp offers more efficiency, luminous flux for Pico Zenigata LED line
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3/21/2012   Post a comment
Sharp's LED line-up now comprises three different series that shine with luminous flux levels of up to 72.5 lumen and with an efficiency of up to 125 lm/W.
Cree expands XLamp family of mid-power lighting-class LEDs
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3/21/2012   1 comment
Cree's latest LEDs in its mid-power XLamp ML-C and ML-E series bring increased versatility and flexibility to a wide spectrum of lighting applications.
Energy Micro launches Gecko development kit
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3/21/2012   1 comment
Priced at $309, Energy Micro's latest kit includes full SEGGER J-Trace and J-Link support, reducing the need for additional debugging tools.
Renesas RX62T motor control kit
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3/21/2012   2 comments
Renesas has expanded RX MCU support with a brushless DC motor-control kit for energy-efficient applications.
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