Buck regulators address multiple current requirements Product News 6/1/2007 Post a comment Micrel has launched a family of 2-MHz PWM buck regulators with current ratings of 1.5 A, 2 A and 3 A. The MIC4723 (3A), MIC4720 (2A) and MIC4721 (1.5A) devices target wired and wireless broadband communications, printers, HD set-top boxes, computing peripherals and low-power FPGAs.
Target upgrades Chess/Checkers ASIP compiler tools Product News 6/1/2007 Post a comment Target Compiler Technologies NV (Leuven, Belgium) has made improvements to its Chess/Checkers tool suite geared to the design of application-specific instruction set processors (ASIPs). The company has improved support for parallelism and multiprocessing and RTL optimization.
Battle-hardened veterans of the electronics industry have heard of the “connected car” so often that they assume it’s a done deal. But do we really know what it takes to get a car connected and what its future entails? Join EE Times editor Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of movers and shakers in the connected car business. Executives from Cisco, Siemens and NXP will share ideas, plans and hopes for connected cars and their future. After the first 30 minutes of the radio show, our listeners will have the opportunity to ask questions via live online chat.