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Embedded TLC flash controller targets smart phones, tablets
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4/30/2012   Post a comment
DensBits’ DB3610 offers more than 10,000 P/E cycles on 2Xnm triple-level-cell devices.
New memory packaging IP packs multi-gigabit capacity in a small form factor
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4/30/2012   Post a comment
Invensas targets notebook and tablet applications with DIMM-in-a-package solution based on xFD Technology.
Ericsson adds new dev boards to 3E Gold Design Kit
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4/30/2012   Post a comment
Ericsson has launched two new development board kits, the ROA1285068 and ROA1285077, for its 3E Gold Design Kit.
Samsung tapes out Gigahertz+ ARM Cortex-A15 processor
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4/30/2012   Post a comment
Hardened core used in industry's first ARM Cortex-A15 processor-based SoC for mobile computing devices.
Innovative IC can't trap lightning, but can let you know it's coming
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4/30/2012   10 comments
Austriamicrosystems AS3935 Franklin Lightning Sensor IC senses approach via analog circuitry plus waveform-analysis algorithms
PolyCore upgrades multicore development tool
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4/29/2012   3 comments
PolyCore Software Inc. (Burlingame, Calif.) has upgraded its Poly-Platform tool to version 2.0 with the inclusion of Poly-Mapper which provides control of memory used for messaging in multi-core software.
VIA Labs VL812 USB 3.0 Hub Controller features low power, low cost
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4/28/2012   Post a comment
The VL812 USB 3.0 hub controller from Via Labs, Inc., incorporates a new low-power design featuring an industry-first integrated 5V DC-DC switching regulator.
Switching buck regulators optimized for infotainment
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4/27/2012   Post a comment
Automotive devices operate at 2 MHz and offer high conversion ratios.
Switching buck regulators optimized for infotainment
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4/27/2012   Post a comment
Automotive devices operate at 2 MHz and offer high conversion ratios.
ST’s SPIRIT1 wireless transceiver cuts power budget 50% in smart meter apps
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4/27/2012   Post a comment
STMicroelectronics has launched a high-performance, ultra-low-power wireless transceiver for Automatic Meter Infrastructure and other wireless sensor node applications.
Cisco validates Emerson 3U processor board for communications in defense apps
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4/27/2012   Post a comment
Emerson Network Power said its CPCI7203 rugged 3U CompactPCI processor blade has been verified by Cisco for secure unified communications in federal and defense applications.
Beta rolls MIL-STD-1553 data bus coupler
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4/27/2012   1 comment
Beta Transformer Technology Corp., a subsidiary of Data Device Corp., has launched the BXC-A-3, MIL-STD-1553 data bus couplers designed for use in systems development, benchtop test and flight maintenance applications.
CAST’s Talos eval kits help designers choose the best MCU Cores
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4/26/2012   1 comment
Talos Series Evaluation Kits are part of the full line of microcontroller and processor IP cores available through and supported by CAST
Silicon Designs' model 2266 high-precision accelerometer
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4/26/2012   Post a comment
Silicon Designs' model 2266 high-precision accelerometer come with a simple four-wire snap-in removable connector, designed to allow users the added ability to exchange, move, reposition, and replace accelerometers within a given test setup.
Melexis LX92221 and MLX92241 Hall Effect sensors
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4/26/2012   Post a comment
Melexis' latest Hall Effect sensors are designed for stringent automotive applications requirements.
Molex Inc. has expanded its innovative Brad Micro-Change M12 circular hybrid technology connector system
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4/26/2012   1 comment
Combining power and data lines into one connector, Molex's latest Brad Micro-Change CHT Connector System reduces cabling requirements and lowers installation time and associated costs.
GE's new PCIe packet processor delivers low latency, high throughput, long life
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4/26/2012   Post a comment
The WANic 66512 PCI Express Packet Processor from GE targets the High Frequency Trading (HFT) market. It leverages Cavium’s 10-core 1.5GHz OCTEON II processor to deliver very low latency and very high throughput to a broad range of applications.
Improve real-time-control system performance by 5x with these MCUs from TI
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4/25/2012   2 comments
New C compiler, motor control software library, and system examples expand access to integrated floating-point CLA co-processor for innovative, custom motor control designs.
Energy Micro unveils *giant* starter kits
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
ARM Cortex-M3 EFM32 Leopard Gecko and Giant Gecko in full volume production for memory-hungry and energy-efficient applications
Agilent PC software analyzes scope captures
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
The application supports a variety of popular waveform formats.
CISC's test system checks RFID tag performance
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
The unit comes with measurement software and a reference tag for self-calibration.
Emulation market growing. Mentor ups the ante.
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
The emulation market is growing and Mentor wants a bigger piece of the pie. It hopes the new Crystal2 chip will do just that along with VirtuaLAB…
Rugged SBCs enable C4-ISR systems to process fast in confined space
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
GE Intelligent Platforms today announced three new rugged single board computers (SBCs) based on 3rd generation Intel Core processors.
Power consumption calculator simplifies isolation product selection
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
Silicon Laboratories announced a free web-based Isolator Power Consumption Calculator to assess system power budgets for power-sensitive and thermally constrained designs
Holt’s HI-4850 transceiver complies with RTCA/DO-160G
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4/25/2012   2 comments
Holt Integrated Circuits said its RS-485 transceiver family, HI-4850, now complies with lightning and EMI requirements of RTCA/DO-160G
Synopsys extends HAPS FPGA-based debug visibility by 100X
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
New HAPS Deep Trace Debug dramatically increases signal tracing capacity in FPGA-based prototypes
Second generation for FPGA software
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4/25/2012   7 comments
Today, Xilinx is launching their Vivado Design Suite, heralding the second generation of tools for programmable systems…
GE Energy delivers industry-first 300W eighth brick bus converter
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
This digital bus converter from GE Energy reduces power loss and lowers cooling requirements with up to 95 percent energy efficiency rating for circuit board power applications.
Microchip Technology MCP3911 energy-measurement analog front end
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
Microchip's next-generation AFE features two 24-bit, delta-sigma ADCs that operate at 3V with industry-leading accuracy of 94.5 dB SINAD and 106.5 dB THD.
ProTek SM3KWxxA and SM5KWxxA series TVS diodes
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
ProTek Devices' transient voltage suppressor diode modules are aimed at automotive, wireless base stations, Ethernet, industrial and other applications.
Mentor's next-gen emulator promises more performance, capacity
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4/25/2012   1 comment
Mentor Graphics announced the availability of its next-generation hardware emulation system, Veloce2, promising twice the performance, twice the capacity and four times productivity gain in the same footprint and power consumption as its predecessor.
Broadcom aims to spread 100-Gbit Ethernet with single-chip solution
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4/25/2012   7 comments
Broadcom announced its fourth-generation Ethernet network processor, which it claims is the industry's first chip to use massive parallelism by virtue of its 64 packet-processing cores running at one gigahertz. Providing full-duplex 100Gbit per second performance, it can also be configured to provide a dozen 10-Gbit channels.
Class-D amplifier device reduces distortion and prevents early phone software shutdown
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
Fairchild Semiconductor has developed the FAB3103 2.3 watt class-D audio amplifier with integrated boost regulator and battery AGC which is suitable for use in mobile handsets, smart phones, and tablets, as well as portable media players.
Multi-chip MEMS microphone delivers 63dB SNR acoustic performance in a 2.5x3.35x1.0mm footprint
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
Akustica has added a new analog MEMS microphone to its portfolio with the AKU340, a high-performance analog microphone that uses established surface-micromachining MEMS technology developed by Bosch.
DSP-based AM/FM one-chip tuner drives car entertainment innovations
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
NXP Semiconductors N.V. has made a new addition to its highly successful family of RFCMOS-based one-chip car radio solutions.
Flexible op amp design tool slashes product development time
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4/25/2012   Post a comment
Intersil has launched a highly flexible op amp design tool that it says will help slash the development time of new embedded products.
LeCroy regains oscilloscope bandwidth lead
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4/24/2012   1 comment
At 65 GHz, the Labmaster 10Zi is the world's highest-bandwidth oscilloscope
Xilinx unveils Vivado Design Suite for the next decade of ‘All-Programmable’ devices
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4/24/2012   9 comments
This IP and system-centric tool suite is built from the ground up to accelerate programmable systems integration and implementation by up to 4X.
DCD's D16950 UART core for FPGAs and ASICs/SoCs
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
All in one UART core with IRDA onboard is one of the most advanced and flexible UART cores available.
GainSpan Wi-Fi reference design code for TI MSP430
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
Reference design offers easy Wi-Fi connectivity and access to extended capabilities; designers can take advantage of networking features not readily available on the market.
Freescale ups ante with quad-core Qorivva
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4/24/2012   4 comments
Freescale Semiconductor said its new quad-core Qorivva MPC5746M microcontroller boost performance up to 5-times plus includes specialized circuitry for safety, security and input/output including on-chip Ethernet.
CEL modules claim best-in-class ZigBee performance
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
California Eastern Laboratories (CEL) recently announced sample availability of its MeshConnect™ EM357 Mini Modules, which are built around the EM357 ZigBee chip from Ember Corporation.
High-sigma Monte Carlo meta-simulator for memory design
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
Meta-simulator solution provides accurate, scalable and verifiable analysis and design solutions for memory chips.
RF driver amp adjusts bias, extends temperature range
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has made available its ADL5324 half-Watt RF driver amplifier.
GE's new rugged SBCs process more data faster in less space
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
Three new rugged single board computers (SBCs) from GE Intelligent Platforms, the SBC625, XVR15 and XCR15, are based on 3rd Generation Inte Core processors.
Achronix announces new 22nm Speedster22i FPGAs
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4/24/2012   1 comment
Achronic announces two new FPGA families at the 22nm node: the synchronous high-density (HD) Family and the asynchronous high-performance (HP) family.
Achronix reveals 22-nm FPGAs, courtesy of Intel
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4/24/2012   Post a comment
Fabless FPGA vendor Achronix Semiconductor Corp. (Santa Clara, Calif.) has announced details of its Speedster22i HD and HP product families, the first FPGAs to be built on a 22-nm manufacturing process technology.
IDT introduces temperature sensor for SSDs
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4/23/2012   Post a comment
Device supports 1.8-V power supply for enterprise server and storage applications.
congatec's new COM Express Type 6 module has quad core, 3rd gen Intel Core processor
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4/23/2012   Post a comment
The conga-TM77 from congatec Inc. is a new COM Express module with a significant improvement in computing performance combined with enhanced energy efficiency.
Wireless sensor networks evaluation kit for measurement and control applications
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4/23/2012   Post a comment
Designed to test applications at designated locations, the s-net evaluation kit “DATA“ released by the Fraunhofer IIS comprises a master and five sensor nodes, which independently set up a radio network as well as a pre-installed application template.
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