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GreenPeak launches ZigBee RF4CE USB stick
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7/30/2011   Post a comment
RF4CE reference design for plug-and-play USB stick for the integration of RF4CE technology in PCs and home entertainment applications like set-top boxes, TVs and media players.
Hittite releases automatic gain control products
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7/30/2011   Post a comment
The HMC992LP5E is well suited for AGC implementation in the 50 to 800 MHz frequency range in LTE/WiMAX/4G, microwave radio, VSAT, test equipment and sensor applications.
M/A COM expands CATV line with 8-way active splitter
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7/30/2011   Post a comment
Featuring a default-on loop-through path, the MAAM-010237 allows for access to the cable signal even when the CPE box is powered down.
Toshiba embedded NAND supports JEDEC's e-MMC
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7/30/2011   Post a comment
Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) has introduced a family of 24-nanometer (nm) e-MMC devices.
TI SRAM targets rad-hard apps
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7/30/2011   2 comments
The SMV512K32 is a high performance asynchronous CMOS SRAM organized as 524,288 words by 32 bits.
Intersil rolls AEC-Q100 qualified dual synchronous step-down DC/DC regulator
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7/29/2011   Post a comment
Device targets secondary power automotive applications such as infotainment, camera, and systems modules.
Semtech SX8654/55/56/57/58 low-power 4/5-wire resistive touchscreen controllers
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7/29/2011   1 comment
Semtech's 4D touchscreen controller, which integrates proximity and pressure inputs with no additional components, is targeted at next-generation handheld applications.
NXP KMA210 position sensors for automotive applications
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7/28/2011   3 comments
NXP Semiconductors' new generation of automotive position sensors incorporates its latest magnetoresistive sensor chip and a signal conditioning ASIC developed using its advanced Silicon on Insulator (SOI) process technology.
Crystek CVCO55FLM-0137-0171 VCO
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7/28/2011   Post a comment
Crystek's latest VCOs contain an extra modulation port (TX modulation), making the family an smart choice for transmitter applications.
Silicon Laboratories' Si86xx digital isolators
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7/28/2011   1 comment
These new six-channel 5 kV digital isolators from Silicon Labs can replace optocouplers in industrial automation and drives, motor control and medical systems.
Microchip MCP3903 analog front end for three-phase energy metering
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7/28/2011   Post a comment
Microchip's latest device includes six 16-/24-bit ADCs, integrated programmable gain amplifiers, low-drift voltage reference, phase-delay compensation and modulator output block.
Avago AFBR-5972Z Fast Ethernet transceiver
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7/28/2011   Post a comment
Avago’s latest small-footprint device offers reliable data transmission at up to 100 Mbps for industrial automation and renewable energy applications.
VIA launches dual core VB8004 Mini-ITX Mainboard
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
VIA Technologies, Inc has announced a dual core version of the low power VIA VB8004 Mini-ITX board. Coupling the 1.6GHz VIA Nano X2 E-series processor with the VIA VX900 media system processor, the VIA VB8004 provides a high performance and highly scalable solution for advanced digital signage and gaming systems.
Atmel adds five SAM9 MCUs with DDR2 support, enhanced LCD control, soft modem implementation
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Atmel Corporation has added five new devices to the Atmel SAM9 ARM926-based family of microcontrollers (MCUs): the SAM9G15, SAM9G25, SAM9G35, SAM9X25, and SAM9X35.
Portable COTS test interface brings lab capabilities to the field
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Field-portable test and simulation unit gives users a comprehensive menu of interface options.
Ruggedized six-channel power supply sports VITA 62 power connector pin-out
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
MIL-STD-810F-compliant 3U VPX power supply generates 400 W for land, sea, and air defense applications.
Add Ethernet devices and control network traffic with the ESW100
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Controlling network traffic just became easier with B&B Electronics Manufacturing’s ELinx ESW100 series of next-generation industrial unmanaged Ethernet switches.
Ultra-low power DAC delivers crystal-clear audio
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has unveiled the company's latest high performance ultra-low power stereo digital-to-analog converter (DAC) which delivers superior audio to portable applications including mobile phones, tablet PCs, wireless headsets, multimedia players and handheld gaming devices.
USB data acquisition module for audio and acoustic testing
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Data Translation released the DT9837C data acquisition module, featuring four 24-bit A/D inputs and specifically designed for audio testing and acoustic measurement applications.
Audio streamer delivers class-leading cost and power optimization for mono wireless audio
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7/27/2011   Post a comment
Nordic Semiconductor ASA has announced the nRF2460 audio streamer IC that offers class-leading power optimization and performance specifically for cost-sensitive battery-powered mono (single channel) C applications such as microphones, subwoofers, musical instruments, and gaming.
Audio SoC gives access to DSP cores
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced a single-chip audio processor that could, potentially, replace up to five of its discrete ICs in mobile devices, including mobile phones, tablet PCs and other handheld media devices.
VoIP SLIC promises smaller BoM
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
Silicon Laboratories is claiming the title of industry's most integrated, cost-effective and power-efficient subscriber line interface circuit (SLIC) solution for voice-over-IP (VoIP) gateways, with its new Si3226x Dual ProSLIC family.
Low power audio codec optimizes performance and prevents speaker damage
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the MAX98089, a highly integrated stereo audio codec targeted at portable multimedia applications such as tablets, netbooks, and mobile phones.
Class-G headphone and Class-D speaker amplifiers balance audio power versus battery life
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
Fairchild Semiconductor has developed the FAB1200 stereo Class-G ground-referenced headphone amplifier with integrated buck converter, as well as the FAB2200 audio subsystem with stereo Class-G headphone amplifier and 1.2 W Class-D mono speaker amplifier.
DisplayLink USB virtual graphics technology enables low-power, low-cost embedded displays
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
DisplayLink USB virtual graphics technology enables embedded applications to provide detailed information to the consumer in multiple displays in different or remote locations without requiring power cords, delivering current via a USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 cable.
Infineon ships chips for Chromebook security
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
Infineon Technologies AG has said it is shipping security chips for devices running Google's Chrome operating system.
USB port power controller ICs tackle pesky charging issues
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7/26/2011   Post a comment
SMSC's programmable USC100x trio emulate chargers; optimaize, manage charing under complex scenarios
TI development kit combines MCU and Bluetooth
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7/25/2011   Post a comment
Kit merges Stellaris ARM Cortex-M3 MCU performance with TI’s seventh-generation CC2560 Bluetooth solution to enable streaming audio, data transfers and other advanced capabilities
Texas Instruments ADS42xx analog-to-digital converters
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7/25/2011   Post a comment
TI bolstered its ultra-low-power, high-speed, ADC family with eight dual-channel devices from 65 to 250 MSPS.
Allegro MicroSystems A8502 and A8514 LED drivers
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7/25/2011   Post a comment
Allegro MicroSystems rolled out a pair of multi-output LED drivers for backlighting automotive LED displays.
Stackpole HDM series carbon film leaded resistor
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7/25/2011   Post a comment
Stackpole’s latest resistor is carbon-film-based and uses a unique material set, processing, and process control to achieve moisture-resistant performance comparable to metal-glaze resistors at a fraction of the cost.
Texas Instruments TPS62730 voltage regulator
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7/25/2011   Post a comment
TI's 3-MHz, 100-mA step-down DC/DC converter adds 20-percent run-time to ultra-low power wireless and MCU applications.
GE announces micro-holographic storage that supports 500GB disk at Blu-ray speed
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7/25/2011   3 comments
The micro-holographic material can support on one disc the same storage capacity as 20 standard Blu-ray discs
Triad offers 1 million gates plus analog
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7/25/2011   4 comments
Triad Semiconductor Inc., whose via-configurable arrays offer programmable analog with a microcontroller, has announced the availability of its largest configurable array to date, the VCA-6, with more than one million ASIC gates.
Modena v 5.1.0 facilitates specification and testing of infotainment ECUs
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7/23/2011   Post a comment
Automotive engineering company Berner & Mattner presents Modena 5.1.0 as an extended version of its specification and test software for model-based development in automotive infotainment, thus increasing the application range for users.
Panel PCs target kiosk and digital signage providers
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7/23/2011   Post a comment
NEXCOM’s range of fanless multimedia Panel PCs are claimed to minimise space and enable installation in almost any location, including retail outlet, supermarket, train station and airport.
COM Express starter kit targets computer-on-module designs
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7/23/2011   Post a comment
The new starter kit promises application designers straight-forward and fast access to the complete feature set of the latest COM Express pin-out Type 6 basic and compact Computer-on-Modules.
Fujitsu FRAM targets industrial, factory, and low-power applications
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7/22/2011   2 comments
Latest MB85RSxxx SPI Series, MB85RCxxx I2C Series and FRAM-based RFIDs designed and manufactured by Fujitsu.
Xilinx space-grade SRAM-based Virtex-5QV FPGA in production with Mega-Rad capability
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7/21/2011   1 comment
Designers now have the ability to replace ASICs and one-time-programmable (OTP) solutions with space-grade, high-density, rad-hard reconfigurable FPGAs.
Wolfson announces programmable audio hub
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7/21/2011   1 comment
Fabless chip company Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced the imminent availability of the WM5100 integrated circuit, which the company describes as the world's first audio system-on-a-chip.
MIL-PRF-19500-qualified transistors perform in harsh environments
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7/21/2011   Post a comment
Product line features NPN switching transistors and PNP low-power transistors in JAN, JANTX and JANTXV quality levels.
IAR releases starter kit for NXP’s LPC1780 MCUs
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7/20/2011   Post a comment
IAR's KickStart Kit for LPC1788 is a complete starter kit for NXP’s ARM Cortex-M3 based LPC1780 microcontroller family. The kit includes an evaluation board, software development tools, an IAR J-Link Lite debug probe, and software.
Op amp overcomes precision/protection tradeoff dilemma
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7/20/2011   Post a comment
ADA4096-2 from Analog Devices offers typical 35 uV offset, with +/-30V OVP
LDOs address diverse automotive application niches, with very low Iq
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7/20/2011   Post a comment
These low quiescent current, low dropout regulators support the almost uncountable low-drain DC rails in today's highly electronic cars.
Heat sink keeps you cool by pinning you down
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7/20/2011   2 comments
System uses push pins to attach cooler to PC board; straddles BGAs, other devices
Parallel x86 software support for $250
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7/19/2011   Post a comment
Vector Fabrics BV has announced the availability of its vfThreaded-x86 cloud-based software tool to help with the parallelization and optimization of applications for multi-core x86 architectures.
Anritsu multi-mode signaling tester supports 2G to 4G-LTE
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7/18/2011   Post a comment
Anritsu Company introduced the MD8475A signaling tester that offers the capability to test applications and operating systems on the latest high-speed, multi-mode LTE devices.
Microchip's Audio Development Board for PIC32 MCUs speeds design of 24-bit audio apps
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7/18/2011   Post a comment
Microchip Technology Inc. offers a 32-bit microcontroller (MCU)-based development kit for the creation of high-quality, 24-bit audio applications. The Audio Development Board for PIC32 MCUs features an 80 MIPS PIC32 MCU, a 24-bit Wolfson audio codec, a two-inch color LCD Display, a USB interface, and an onboard microphone.
Adaptive equalizer IC pushes to 14 Gbps, defeats crosstalk, allows lower-cost PCBs and longer runs
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7/18/2011   Post a comment
Vitesse VSC7224 spans 155 Mbps to 14 Gbps, implements autonomous retiming/redriving hardware function
Battery-management IC tackles high-current, multicell-pack, high-discharge/low-charge applications
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7/18/2011   Post a comment
Texas Instruments bq77910 targets 4- to 10-cell lithium-pack applications such as power tools, e-bikes
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