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TFT Touchscreen LCDs feature extended temp range, LED backlight
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8/31/2010   Post a comment
InfoVue TFT (Thin Film Technology) LCDs from Lumex are full color graphic display devices that come in both touch screen and standard formats and feature an extended temperature range, LED backlighting for high contrast, and a thin profile starting at 3mm.
Epson Toyocom XP-6000CA absolute pressure sensor
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8/31/2010   1 comment
Epson Toyocom Corp. has developed an extremely small absolute pressure sensor dubbed the XP-6000CA, which employs a QMEMS pressure-sensing structure that allows the sensor to squeeze into a tiny 7.0 × 5.0 × 2.0t mm package while providing total pressure accuracy (±30 Pa) and high resolution (0.3 Pa).
2A, 42V boost converter offered in automotive, military temperature grades
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8/31/2010   Post a comment
For applications in extreme ambient temperatures, Linear Technology has created "H-grade" and "MP-grade" versions of the LT3580, a current-mode, fixed frequency step-up DC/DC converter with internal 2A, 42V switch. The device operates from an input voltage range of 2.5V to 32V, making it suitable for applications with input sources ranging from a single-cell Li-Ion to automotive inputs.
AVX AU series multilayer ceramic chips
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8/31/2010   Post a comment
AVX has beefed up its multilayer ceramic chip (MLCC) line to include gold plated terminations, helping to eliminate a printed-circuit board’s susceptibility to tin wiskering that can affect system performance.
Maxim Integrated Products MAX2063 digital IF/RF variable-gain amplifier
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8/31/2010   1 comment
Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the MAX2063, calling it the industry's only fully programmable, multi-state, dual-channel, digital IF/RF variable-gain amplifier (VGA).
Vishay NTCLE305E4xxxSB micro-chip NTC thermistors boast small diameter, fast response time
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8/31/2010   Post a comment
Vishay has launched a series of micro-chip negative temperature coefficient thermistors with a small 1.6-mm body sensing diameter, fast response time down to = 0.7 s, and temperature accuracy of ± 0.5°C from + 25°C to + 85°C.
Cypress CY8CMBR2044 CapSense Express
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8/30/2010   Post a comment
Cypress semiconductor released a new version of its capacitive-sensing controller technology, intended to cut system-design time and expand the market for such applications.
Achronix, Opticomp demo 40-Gbit/s networking kit
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8/30/2010   3 comments
Achronix Semiconductor has teamed up with optical module supplier Opticomp to produce a development system for optical data communications.
TPS7A30 and LT1175 prove that LDOs are still vibrant and vital
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8/30/2010   1 comment
TPS7A30 (Texas Instruments) and LT1175 (Linear Technology) low dropout regulators push negative voltage, micropower boundaries
Webench tool takes designer from LED driver through LED and even heat sink
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8/30/2010   1 comment
LED Architect from National Semiconductor encompasses specific LEDs, heat sinks for complete system-level design and tradeoffs analysis
Crystek CVCO55CC targets digital radios
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8/27/2010   Post a comment
Crystek's CVCO55CC-1490-1550 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates from 1490 to 1550 MHz
Semitech SM2200 OFDMA power line transceiver
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8/27/2010   Post a comment
Semitech Semiconductor announced an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access (OFDMA) power line transceiver useful in smart grid applications.
ADI front end ICs aim to lower power consumption
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8/27/2010   Post a comment
Analog Devices has introduced 12-bit and 10-bit mixed-signal front-ends (MxFEs) that aim to reduce power and board space for developers of wireless infrastructure and portable radio equipment.
ST launches 3-D digital TV chip
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8/27/2010   8 comments
STMicroelectronics has announced it is offering an IC with 3-D television support and 120-Hz motion estimation and motion compensation for 1080-line progressive scan pictures within mid-range integrated digital televisions.
Aaxeon MAX-510 Linux-ready ARM9 computer features ultra-low power
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8/26/2010   Post a comment
The new MAX-510 from Aaxeon Technologies is a Mini Linux-ready ARM9-based computing platform for embedded headless run-only applications.
TI offers free Embedded CE 6.0 R3 BSPs for OMAP-L1x, Sitara AM1x devices
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8/25/2010   Post a comment
Texas Instruments Incorporated offers free Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 board support packages (BSPs) for OMAP-L1x floating-point DSP+ARM9 processors, Sitara AM1x ARM9 microprocessor units (MPUs), and associated evaluation modules (EVMs).
Agilent WaferPro for automating complex device modeling
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8/25/2010   Post a comment
Agilent Technologies has announced WaferPro software for automated DC and RF measurement of semiconductor device modeling applications.
ADI rolls ADuM1250W isolators for I2C designs
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8/25/2010   3 comments
Analog Devices unveiled automotive-grade I2C isolators to counter traditional bidirectional signal-isolation issues on the popular bus.
New PLED18 shunt devices protect up to four LEDs simultaneously
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8/24/2010   Post a comment
The new PLED18 Series from Littelfuse maintains LED string brightness while improving LED lighting string reliability.
Microchip offers two DC/DC converter reference designs with dsPIC33F
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8/23/2010   4 comments
Microchip announced two new digitally controlled DC/DC converter reference designs with advanced, high-efficiency topologies.
Broadcom rolls FastRTV technology for cable boxes
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8/23/2010   Post a comment
Broadcom's FastRTV technology reduces or eliminates channel-surfing delays.
Xelerated samples AX family of programmable ethernet switches
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8/23/2010   Post a comment
Xelerated today (Aug. 23) began sampling its AX family of programmable Ethernet switches for unified fiber access and mobile backhaul.
Harting expands connectivity solutions for in-vehicle networks
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8/23/2010   Post a comment
The Harting technology group has added a family of Ethernet switches to its product portfolio. The Ha-VIS switches are designed for Ethernet communications networks in road and rail vehicles.
Handheld spectrum analyzer boasts frequency coverage up to 43 GHz
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8/20/2010   2 comments
Anritsu’s MS272xC Spectrum Master series provides the broadest frequency range to measure and monitor RF spectrum more effectively than benchtop instruments.
Switches offer latch-up prevention in high-voltage applications
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8/20/2010   Post a comment
Designed for instrumentation, automotive, and other harsh environments that are prone to latch-up, Analog Devices Inc.'s latest switches are able to guarantee latch-up prevention in high-voltage industrial applications operating up to ±20 V.
ProMik Gmbh announces SAP1010 semi-automated MCU flashing station
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8/19/2010   Post a comment
ProMik Gmbh today announced the latest member of the SAP semi-automated microcontroller programming systems family called the SAP1010, a free-standing station housed in an ergonomic workbench that supports MCU programming on single PCB/panel applications.
800-V primary-side-regulated AC/DC digital PWM IC includes BJT, embedded digital power control
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8/19/2010   Post a comment
iWatt iW1810 AC/DC digital PWM IC integrates 800-V bipolar power transistor, plus features to save external components and boost efficiency
System management MCU cuts power and cooling costs in enterprise equipment
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8/19/2010   Post a comment
The MAX31782 from Maxim Integrated Products is a system management microcontroller that combines six temperature measurement channels with six channels of closed-loop fan control.
High-voltage ICs eliminate sense resistor power losses in standby mode
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8/19/2010   Post a comment
Power Integrations has launched a high-voltage IC line called SENZero that disconnects sense resistors from high-voltage rails during standby or remote-off conditions.
High-side active ORing products target 48V and 12V applications
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8/19/2010   1 comment
Picor’s latest Active ORing products address a broad range of redundant intermediate bus requirements for high-availability systems such as servers, high-end telecommunications and computing, and communications infrastructure systems.
SAS SSD employs enterprise-grade MLC technology
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8/19/2010   Post a comment
SMART Modular Technologies announced the XceedIOPS SAS SSD, calling it the industry’s first serial-attached SCSI solid-state drive equipped with enterprise-grade multi-level cell NAND flash technology
AnalogicTech introduces multi-string backlight LED drivers AAT1409/07/5
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8/18/2010   Post a comment
New multi-string LED backlight drivers from AnalogicTech, targeting 10- to 22-inch LCD panels, can support up to 88 LEDs at 360mA total LED current.
Intel, Micron JV samples 25-nm, 3-bit-per-cell NAND flash
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8/18/2010   2 comments
Intel and Micron have started to sample 3-bit-per-cell (3bpc) NAND flash memory on 25-nm process technology, producing the highest capacity, smallest NAND device.
6GHz RMS detector integrates 12-bit ADC
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8/18/2010   Post a comment
Aimed at cellular basestations, picocells, and femtocells supporting all standards, Linear’s latest RMS detector is a 40dB dynamic range 6GHz device that integrates a high sampling rate 12-bit serial A/D converter to accurately measure the RF power of modulated signals.
2U rackmount network system supports Intel Xeon, Core i7 and up to 32 x GbE LAN
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
The PL-80160 from WIN Enterprises, Inc., a 2U network services platform built with Intel embedded components. The PL-80160 supports Intel Xeon Core i7, Core i5, Core i3, and Pentium Dual Core processors.
Dual-mode receive/transmit internal SMD FM antenna module for embedded FM radio applications
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Antenova Ltd has announced the addition of the M10385 dual-mode receive/transmit internal surface mount FM Antenna Module for a broad range of mobile and digital media device applications.
Free DSP graphical software development tool automatically generates prototyping code
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Provides drag-and-drop functionality to allow developers at any skill level to build DSP-based systems quickly and easily.
Low power audio hub solution targets portable digital audio applications
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has introduced an ultra low power stereo audio hub, the WM8962, which is designed to deliver crystal clear audio to portable digital applications, such as e-Book readers, tablets, multimedia mobile phones, games consoles and digital still cameras and camcorders.
Class G and Class H stereo headphone amplifiers claim industry’s lowest power consumption
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
austriamicrosystems has released two stereo headphone amplifiers for mobile phones, portable navigation devices, music / media players and any media device that uses headphones.
World's first ultra-thin waterproof piezoelectric speaker
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8/17/2010   1 comment
Featuring a thickness of only 0.9mm, Murata's ultra-thin waterproof piezoelectric speaker is based on the company's proprietary piezoelectric technology and is waterproof to IPX5/IPX7.
Audio Precision takes the headache out of earphone testing
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Audio Precision has produced a software utility that automates testing of headphones and earphones used with portable audio players.
Intel, Micron sampling 3-bit-per-cell NAND
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Intel and Micron Technology have begun sampling 3-bit-per-cell NAND flash memory implemented in 25-nm process technology by their NAND joint venture.
Active-clamped, current-mode PWM controller offers greater than 90% efficiency
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8/17/2010   Post a comment
Maxim's PWM controller uses an active-clamp architecture to boost efficiency in synchronous forward/flyback power supplies.
TI's DaVinci DM37x video processors offer dramatic increase in performance and lower power
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8/16/2010   Post a comment
The new DaVinci DM3730 and DM3725 video processors from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) are designed for media-rich portable applications with an ARM Cortex-A8 and C64x+ DSP core, imaging and video accelerator (IVA), 3D graphics processor (DM3730 only) and high-performance peripherals (USB 2.0, SD/MMC) integrated on a single system-on-chip (SoC).
CriticalBlue's Prism now analyzes benefits of migrating software to Cavium's multicore processors
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8/14/2010   Post a comment
CriticalBlue and Cavium Networks, Inc. have announced support for the multicore OCTEON and OCTEON II architectures within CriticalBlue's Prism software analysis, exploration and verification product.
Smart controller drives brushless DC motors up to 150 amps at 50V
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8/13/2010   Post a comment
The BL1650 DC motor controller from Roboteq, Inc, is an intelligent controller that drives a brushless DC up to 150 amps at up to 50V.
Agilent adds GDDR5 compliance test tools for oscilloscopes
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
Graphics double data rate 5 (GDDR5) compliance test application packages and GDDR5 ball-grid array (BGA) probes for oscilloscopes have been developed by Agilent Technologies Inc.to help engineers accelerate the turn-on and debug of GDDR5-based systems.
Pushbutton switches offer push-pull functionality rated up to 1HP
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
E-Switch has launched the PP1 and PP2 series pushbutton switch lines, featuring push-pull functionality with momentary functions.
Line driver accepts signals from any power line carrier modem
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8/12/2010   5 comments
ON Semiconductor’s Class AB low distortion line driver is targeted at power line carrier (PLC) communications applications such as smart metering, industrial control and street lighting.
Voltage reference offers low noise, drift, dropout and power
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8/12/2010   Post a comment
Linear Technology has introduced the LT6654, a SOT23 series voltage reference designed specifically for precision operation from -40°C to 125°C.
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