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Yageo : Current sensor features ultra-low resistance
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7/31/2009   Post a comment
Yageo has released the PF1206 ultra-low resistance current sensor designed for mini portable device applications.
ADI unveils low-power, zero-drift op amp
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ADI's chopper stabilized ADA4051-2 op amp minimizes power use and prolongs battery life for portable instruments requiring high dc precision and measurement stability.
Microprocessor supervisor monitors up to six power-supply voltages
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Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the MAX16055, hex-voltage microprocessor supervisor with integrated reset timing, which eliminates the need for an external capacitor.
Analog resistive touch-screen controllers debut for embedded markets
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Microchip Technology's universal touch-screen controllers provide fully processed, reliable touch coordinates for a variety of consumer, industrial and medical applications.
Wolfson launches advanced PMIC line
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Wolfson Microelectronics' latest power management chips are the first to employ its BuckWise regulator technology, helping to cut support components and facilitate advanced multitasking.
NXP Class-D car audio amplifier offer high efficiency
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7/31/2009   Post a comment
NXP has introduced a family of dual channel Class-D amplifiers that according to the vendor's promises deliver high sound quality and energy efficiency. The NXP TDF8599 Class-D amplifier family operates with maximum output power from 70 to 130 watts (250 watts mono), significantly reducing power dissipation in the vehicle head-unit when compared to traditional Class-AB amplifiers and ensuring more efficient heat management.
Baumer : Level sensor mounts onto standpipes
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Baumer’s FFDK 16 level sensors is easily mounted onto a standpipe or a tube using the included cable tie.
OSRAM TopLED Black Series LEDs improve readability in high ambient light conditions
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7/30/2009   Post a comment
The TopLED Black Series with lens from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors is a range of medium-power LEDs mounted in an industry standard package but in matte black material. The black package offers significantly higher contrast with lower reflectivity than comparable white-package devices without compromising overall luminous intensity.
New E85 station opening in Arizona
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The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) announces the opening of the first E85 station in Coolidge, Arizona. E85 is a blend of 85 percent ethanol, 15 percent gasoline, designed for flex-fuel vehicles.
Lane Electronics : Circular reverse bayonet coupling connectors suit military and industrial applications
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Lane Electronics announces the MG series of circular bayonet coupling connectors with reverse bayonet coupling. Originally designed for military applications, the connectors are also well suited for industrial and transport applications including railways.
Akros Silicon : Quad-output power SoC is 92 percent dc-dc efficient
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Akros Silicon Inc. introduces an isolated quad-output digital power SoC that sets a new integration benchmark for the isolated dc-dcs that are used in a wide range of industrial, datacom, automotive, medical, residential gateway, display and other distributed power applications.
Micronova shrinks HiL simulator to desktop size
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With the NovaSim Micro, test devices vendor Micronova (Vierkirchen, Germany) has shrunk Hardware-in-the-loop (HiL) simulators to desktop size. Despite its small size, the simulator runs function tests on complex ECUs, the vendor promises.
SMSC rolls MOST network analyzing solution
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With the Optolyzer G2 Premium bundle, chip vendor SMSC introduces a high-end analysis toolset that is part of SMSC Optolyzer G2 family. The bundle comes with an Optolyzer G2 for MOST25, MOST50 and MOST150 networks.
Unipower : 350W medical switchers deliver continuous full power to 50 degree C
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Unipower’s AG-350PM series of power factor corrected switch mode power supplies are designed specifically for the medical systems market.
Binder : Shieldable M12 connectors have an 8 to 10 mm cable outlet
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Due to UL approvals, chain flex requirements and increasing pole numbers, the outer diameters of cables tend to become bigger.
Arria II GX FPGAs achieve PCI-SIG compliance for PCIe 2.0
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Altera Corp.'s 40-nm Arria II GX FPGAs are achieved compliance with the PCI Express 2.0 specification.
Virtex-6 achieves PCIe 2.0 compliance
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Xilinx said its new Virtex-6 FPGA family is achieved compliance with the PCI Express 2.0 specification.
NI expands FlexRIO line
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National Instruments announced the expansion of its NI FlexRIO product line with multiple forthcoming adapter modules, said to provide engineers with application-specific I/O for RF, digital, time-domain and vision inspection systems.
Trio of 500-V MOSFETs offer 0.270 Ω on-resistance in TO-220, TO-220F and TO-247 packaging
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7/29/2009   Post a comment
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., has released three new 500-V MOSFETs that extend its Gen 6.2 n-channel planar FET technology to the TO-220, TO-220F, and TO-247 packages.
New microprocessor supervisor monitors up to six power-supply voltages down to 0.5 V
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Maxim Integrated Products has introduced a hex-voltage microprocessor supervisor with integrated reset timing, which eliminates the need for an external capacitor.
New quad/dual 14-Bit, 125 Msps ADCs dissipate one-third the power
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Linear Technology Corporation has released a family of 24 ultralow power 14-bit/12-bit, 125Msps to 25Msps, quad and dual ADCs that claims to dissipate as little as one-third the power of competing ADCs.
Quad and dual 14-bit 125 Msps ADCs dissipate one-third the power
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Linear Technology Corporation has announced a family of 24 low-power 14-bit/12-bit, 125-Msps to 25-Msps, quad and dual ADCs that dissipate as little as one-third the power of competing ADCs. The flagship ADC is the LTC2175-14, a quad 14-bit, 125Msps ADC that dissipates only 558 mW (140 mW per channel).
Quad/Dual 14-Bit, 125Msps ADCs Dissipate One-Third the Power
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7/28/2009   Post a comment
Linear Technology Corporation announces a family of 24 ultra low power 14-bit/12-bit, 125Msps to 25Msps, quad and dual ADCs that dissipate as little as one-third the power of competing ADCs.
SOFTWARE TOOLS - Arria II GX Development Kit speeds development of high-performance 3Gbps apps
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The new Arria II GX Development Kit from Altera speeds development of high-performance 3Gbps apps and enables rapid adoption of low-cost, low power applications requiring transceivers.'
Energy Smart Marketers Expands Channel Marketing Services to Solar and Wind Power Energy Markets
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7/28/2009   Post a comment
Energy Smart Marketers is expanding its efforts to assist manufacturers in more effectively marketing to and through the electrical channel to include the solar and wind power energy markets
GridWeek 2009 Highlights Smart Grid's Role in "Energizing Our Economy"
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In a year of dramatic advances in smart grid initiatives and funding, GridWeek 2009 is expanding both the range and breadth of its programs for its 4 day conference.
Dual channel Class-D amplifiers deliver power efficient concert hall-like sound into vehicles
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A new family of dual channel Class-D amplifiers introduced by NXP is claiming to deliver vibrant sound quality and cutting-edge power efficiency for improved an in-car entertainment experience.
Ball joint seal testing machine uses ethernet TCP/IP controlled servos
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TCP/IP-compatible servo drives from Baldor Electric Company have simplified the construction of an automotive component tester.
Cutting head and CNC simulator will be highlighted at EMO 2009 by NUM
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At EMO 2009 in Milan this October, the CNC controls vendor NUM will launch a ready-integrated tool head for sophisticated plasma, laser and waterjet cutting machinery applications, and exhibit an advanced 3D simulation package combining workpiece simulation with collision monitoring.
NXP dual channel Class-D amplifiers bring high quality sound to in-vehicle applications
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NXP has introduced a family of dual channel Class-D amplifiers that promise cutting-edge sound quality for vehicle audio entertainment applications.
Mountz introduces Hybrid torque control assembly solution
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7/28/2009   1 comment
Mountz has introduced the Hybrid, a new product for repeatable screw fastening technology. According to Mountz, the patented HD Series Torque Control System is the world's first torque control tool using both air and electric power to set and control torque.
DDM KVM switch clinches 'Jury's Special' award at Computex
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ConnectPRO has announced that it's USB DDM KVM switches, featuring a patented Dynamic Devices Mapping (DDM) technology and the other patented dual-core KVM distribution switching technology it has developed, have received the "Jury's Special" at the 2009 Computex show in Taipei.
Vishay : Low-profile rectifiers feature ESD protection to 25 kV
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Vishay Intertechnology has released a series of low-profile surface-mount rectifiers with ESD protection to 25 kV. The MSE1Px devices are offered in an eSMP series MicroSMP package with footprint dimensions of just 2.5 x 1.3 mm with a height profile of 0.65 mm.
Storage controller dissipates low power of 293mW
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PLX Technology's OXUF943SE targets portable external storage market, and offers flexible integrated encryption as well as powerful firmware.
Digitally programmable 5A LDO features 85mV dropout, 25µVRMS noise
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Linear Technology Corp. has designed its LT3070, a digitally programmable linear regulator, with what it claims is the lowest dropout voltage, lowest noise and fastest transient response of any monolithic 5A LDO currently available.
Maxim designs compact LNA for automotive systems
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Maxim Integrated Products has rolled out a low-noise amplifier (LNA) optimized for remote keyless entry (RKE) and tire pressure monitoring (TPM) applications operating in the 315MHz and 433MHz bands.
Virage Logic offers PCI Express PHY IP in volume
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Virage Logic Corp. announced its volume production-proven 40-nm G PCI Express Gen1/Gen2 Physical Layer (PHY) IP block.
ST samples Cartesio+ automotive application processor
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7/28/2009   1 comment
European chipmaker STMicroelectronics NV has produced an application processor with an embedded GPS for next generation in-car and portable navigation systems.
Digitally programmable 5-A LDO features 85 mV dropout and 25 uVRMS noise
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Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LT3070, a digitally programmable linear regulator with the lowest dropout voltage, lowest noise and fastest transient response of any monolithic 5 A LDO currently available.
Triad Semiconductor's programmable analog in production with austriamicrosystems
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Triad Semiconductor, whose via-configurable arrays offer programmable analog with a microcontroller, has chosen to use austriamicrosystems as its foundry partner.
Coaxial microwave termination covers DC to 18 GHz
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Narda has introduced the Model 375BNM coaxial fixed termination that operates from DC to 18 GHz and is a rugged, low-cost device that is an excellent choice for a wide array of general-purpose applications.
Integrated HCMOS TCXOs and VCTCXOs feature tiny packaging
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Fox Electronics is offering integrated SMD HCMOS TCXOs and VCTCXOs in a miniature 3.2 mm x 2.5 mm package size, designated the 3.3-V FOX923CH and FOX923CEH series.
Data compression improves simulation productivity
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With support from Volkswagen, Fraunhofer institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computation (SCAI) has developed a software that compresses automotive simulation data to one tenth of its original size — without relevant loss, the institute claims. By reducing download and transfer times the software can help to improve productivity along the automotive design chain.
Schurter : Metal oxide varistors provide surge protection
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To add a third protective element to fuses and filters, Schurter offers overvoltage protection components in the form of radial leaded varistors, also referred to as MOV (Metal Oxide Varistors).
Mentor rolls architecture-level power tool
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Mentor Graphics introduced the Vista platform for architecture design and prototyping, enabling users to model, analyze and optimize power at the transaction level of abstraction.
Atmel offers DDR2 for 400 MHz ARM9-based embedded MPUs
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7/27/2009   Post a comment
Atmel Corporation has released the first member of a series of 400 MHz ARM926 embedded MPUs that support second generation Dual Data Rate DRAM (DDR2) and are optimized for industrial applications such as building automation, data loggers, POS terminals, alarm systems and medical equipment.
ARM releases ultra low-power Physical IP libraries for next generation of energy-efficient MCU devices
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ARM is making ultra low-power Physical IP libraries available to drive the next generation of energy-efficient MCU devices.
Atrenta extends platform for chip architecture designs
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Atrenta Inc. has made major extensions to its 1Team-Genesis platform, which supports architectural level chip assembly
Texas Instruments : PCI to PCIe bridge offers an easy migration path
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7/27/2009   Post a comment
The XIO2001 is a single-function bridge IC that provides users with an easy migration path from conventional PCI to the latest PCI Express technology.
ALPS : Wide-angle camera module has 90 degree field angle
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ALPS Electric has developed the FPDJ9 series wide-angle (90° field angle) optical size 1/10 inch VGA camera module for use in mobile phones and handheld game machines.
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