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Analog Devices CEO Jerry Fishman dies
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3/29/2013   6 comments
Semiconductor industry's longest-tenured CEO succumbs to an apparent heart attack after more than 35 years at ADI.
Crowdsourcing improves space agency robots
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3/29/2013   1 comment
The European Space Agency wants you to play video games with flying drones so it can develop better space robots.
Exclusive: Lenovo to design own chips
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3/29/2013   21 comments
While beefing up its senior management team to prepare itself to become a leading consumer electronics vendor, Lenovo is growing its IC design team to about 100 engineers by mid this year.
Slideshow: Solar plane warms up for U.S. tour
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3/29/2013   10 comments
The sun-powered Solar Impulse aircraft will barnstorm America this summer while a next-generation design is in works to circumnavigate globe.
Vishay WSL1020 Power Metal Strip resistor features wide side terminal construction
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
Vishay's new surface-mount Power Metal Strip resistor features a wide side terminal construction that yields a high 2W power rating in the compact 1020 case size.
FCI expands Mini-SAS HD line with an active optical cable assembly
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
FCI’s Mini-SAS HD active optical cable offerings are fully compliant to the SFF-8644 standard and meet all signal integrity performance requirements outlined in both SAS 2.1 and SAS 3.0 protocols.
Controller enables real-time monitoring, process control through web browsers, mobile devices
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
Lantronix has launched xSenso controller, an industrial analog I/O server for process control and automation markets.
Diodes AH1898 programmable Hall switch
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Diodes' programmable omnipolar Hall effect switch enables designers to use the same contactless detection circuit in multiple applications or with different field strengths.
Lithium-Ion batteries overheated in Mitsubishi vehicles
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3/28/2013   4 comments
In another setback for lithium-ion battery technology, Mitsubishi Motors acknowledges a fire and an overheating incident involving the high-energy batteries.
ADI designs ADMP801 MEMS microphone for hearing aid apps
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices’ tiny MEMS microphone features low equivalent input noise and power consumption.
Microchip adds advanced third-party code to Embedded Code Source
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3/28/2013   1 comment
Microchip’s Embedded Code Source application store provides a one-stop-shop for cost-effective and free pre-written code from Microchip as well as third parties that can be used immediately to shorten design times.
Qualcomm, GloFo are stars of 2012 chip supplier ranking
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3/28/2013   3 comments
IDMs and fab-lite companies suffer as pure-play fabless and foundry companies are the star performers in a 2012 ranking of chip suppliers from IC Insights.
APEC's new power MOSFET
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
N-Channel Enhancement Mode Power MOSFET for low power applications is also RoHS compliant .
Digital power modules ease power configuration
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
One-click digital power modules from CUI provide system-level power management.
Exclusive: China rising with branded products strategy
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3/28/2013   13 comments
Chinese companies seeking to upgrade from ODMs making non-branded boxes to designers of branded products will write next chapter in story of China’s electronics industry.
Nvidia R&D chief sketches road to chip stacks
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3/28/2013   6 comments
Organic substrates with new I/O techniques could pave the road to a 2.5-D chip stack for Nvidia, said Bill Dally in exclusive interview with EE Times.
Inside PlayStation 4 with console's architect
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3/27/2013   2 comments
Sony's MarK Cerny explains how he began the process of designing the gaming system.
Industrial Ethernet router for tough environments
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3/27/2013   1 comment
The SPECTRE RT 300 series industrial wired Ethernet router from B&B Electronics that securely connects Ethernet and serial equipment in tough industrial environments.
FinFET race holds promises, perils
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3/27/2013   9 comments
Rising capacitance is one of the challenges ahead in realizing the promises of the first process node to use 3-D transistors, said a group of experts.
14-nm node brings host of design challenges
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3/27/2013   6 comments
Achieving 14-nm chip production may be more difficult than iimagined, according to experts at the International Symposium on Physical Systems.
Analog Devices collaborates with Mathworks to offer engineering students low-cost learning platform
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3/27/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc. has introduced a low-cost hardware-software solution focusing on circuit testing designed for the engineering education market.
Tensilica partners with Sensory to drive industry’s lowest power DSP-based voice activation solution
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3/27/2013   Post a comment
Tensilica, Inc. has worked together with Sensory to provide the lowest power voice activation solution based on Tensilica’s HiFi Mini DSP (digital signal processor) IP core and Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree always-on voice activation technology.
Smallest MEMS mic supports hearing aid apps, offers low EIN and power saving benefits
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3/27/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc. has introduced a high performance MEMS microphone developed specifically for hearing aid applications.
Audio processor IC slashes overall system cost for TV soundBar applications
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Ismosys partner ESS Technology has released a new generation of TV SoundBar SoCs for home-cinema digital sound and TV SoundBar applications.
Acoustic troubleshooting solution visualizes sound fields in 3D
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3/27/2013   Post a comment
LMS International has introduced a patented acoustic troubleshooting solution, the LMS SoundBrush, designed as a complete tool that enables engineers to map sound propagation around an object and localize acoustic sources.
NXP claims sound quality breakthrough with 9.5-V boost voltage in mobile micro speakers
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3/27/2013   Post a comment
NXP Semiconductors is launching a speaker driver IC that enables a 9.5 V boost voltage from an integrated DC/DC converter.
Tabula's 22nm 2GHz ABAX2 3PLDs set 100G industry benchmarks
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3/26/2013   5 comments
Tabula sets new industry benchmarks with a suite of 100G programmable solutions based on the company’s ABAX2P series of 3PLD devices.
Windows 8 update foretells demise of desktop PC
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3/26/2013   7 comments
A recent Windows Blue build is in the wild, sporting a more polished tablet experience. Does this spell retirement for traditional desktop computing?
Apple buys indoor location startup
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3/26/2013   2 comments
Apple buys Silicon Valley startup WiFiSlam to acquire indoor WiFi geolocation technology.
Adafruit's Perma-Proto connection kits for Raspberry Pi prototypers
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3/26/2013   Post a comment
Adafruit’s Perma-Proto for Pi Breadboard PCB Kits are 100% compatible with Pi Cobbler.
GPUBoss makes it easier to find and compare the best GPUs
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3/26/2013   Post a comment
New website helps you pick a graphics card using aggregated data and a visual UI.
STMicro makes MEMS Technology available for Prototyping through CMP
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Initiative sets to advance new application developments in motion sensing.
Xilinx extends solutions and support for Avionics apps
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3/26/2013   Post a comment
DO-254 and DO-178 certifiable solutions, SEU mitigation and support allow avionics system designers to reduce certification burden and increase system reliability.
High-frequency inductor RF chip from Murata
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3/26/2013   Post a comment
Murata Manufacturing announced the new LQW18AN_80 Series high-frequency inductors with low DC resistance and high current capability.
2-way active splitter GaAs MMIC from Japan Radio
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3/26/2013   Post a comment
New Japan Radio announced the new NJG1151MD7, 2-way Active Splitter GaAs MMIC.
China fabless: RDA for sale at 'fair price'
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3/26/2013   1 comment
Speculation has it that Spreadtrum is poised to acquire fabless chip company, but RDA may be looking for a better deal.
MEMS oscillators boost 10Gbit Ethernet
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3/26/2013   1 comment
IDT harnesses unique MEMS piezoelectric materials to create oscillator with low-enough jitter to size, cost and bit-error reduce 10G bit-per-second Ethernet.
Slideshow: Nvidia Pictures Graphics Future
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3/25/2013   7 comments
Stereo 3-D was one of many apps ranging from car infotainment to cloud clusters--and yes, gaming--at Nvidia's annual Graphics Technology Conference.
Fujitsu releases 1-Mb, 2-Mb FRAM
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3/25/2013   1 comment
Featuring an SPI serial interface, the products guarantee 10 trillion read/write cycles.
Smartphone app games energy savings
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3/25/2013   1 comment
Smartphone app brings gaming dimensions to energy awareness to reduce power consumption.
CogniPower among the giants at APEC 2013
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3/22/2013   2 comments
Small company with a clever concept called predictive energy balancing grabs attention from the big guys at Applied Power Electronics Conference.
Development board provides eGaN driver to speed designs of high frequency switching power conversion systems
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3/21/2013   Post a comment
Efficient Power Conversion Corp. has introduced the EPC9010 development board to make it easier for engineers to start designing with a 100 V enhancement-mode gallium nitride field effect transistor.
Digital power controllers with PMBus interface targets highest density, energy efficient isolated power converters
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3/21/2013   Post a comment
Analog Devices, Inc. has introduced an advanced digital power controller with PMBus interface targeting ultra-compact, high density isolated DC-to-DC Power Supply systems with parallel/redundant capability.
Microsemi designs flash memory for operation under extreme conditions
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3/21/2013   Post a comment
Microsemi has released high-temperature flash memory products that withstand environmental challenges of deeper oil and gas drilling.
Exclusive: SMIC's CEO makes utilization first focus
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3/21/2013   4 comments
SMIC CEO Tzu-Yin Chiu hopes to put to bed the industry’s image of the Chinese foundry as hip-deep in red ink and fighting TSMC in court.
10 Electrical Engineers Everyone Should Follow On Twitter
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3/21/2013   26 comments
A list of influential electrical engineers on Twitter, containing members that have extensive knowledge in electronics design, and in our opinion, quite entertaining!
Cypress unveils PSoC 4 for ARM Cortex-M0
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3/21/2013   5 comments
PSoC 4 device class will challenge proprietary 8-bit and 16-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), along with other 32-bit devices.
Energy-efficient CUDA ARM development kit
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3/21/2013   1 comment
SECO unveils latest energy-efficient DevKit – powered by the NVIDIA Tegra 3-based Qseven module.
QuickLogic's new ArcticLink III VX6 platform device
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3/21/2013   Post a comment
QuickLogic's ArcticLink III VX6 supports embedded and external displays from a single processor display output.
Tact switches target sensitive applications
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3/21/2013   Post a comment
C&K Components’ customizable tact switches combine homogeneous backlighting with excellent tactile feel and clear audible haptic confirmation.
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