Micrel MIC826 voltage supervisor Product News 4/18/2013 Post a comment Micrel’s latest microprocessor supervisor improves accuracy of power supply monitoring, reduces solution size up to 70 percent, and cuts current consumption up to 75 percent.
3-phase transformers made rugged Product News 4/18/2013 Post a comment Modular IPI Three-Phase Transformer Series from Innovative Power, Inc., delivers superior power management in a wide range of instruments and controls designed for heavy-duty industrial use.
Geo Semi tackles video analytics News & Analysis 4/18/2013 1 comment Geo Semiconductor combines analytical software with its high-speed video processor chips to solve problems in automotive and consumer electronics.
GapSense unclogs WiFi channels News & Analysis 4/15/2013 2 comments University of Michigan will propose a solution to the problem of interference among an increasing number of WiFi and ZigBee wireless devices at the IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications.
Huawei, world’s biggest underdog News & Analysis 4/15/2013 10 comments The ascent of Huawei -- from a reseller of commodity PBX equipment in rural China to a global telecom equipment behemoth with $34 billion revenue today -- is a story told and retold in China.
Germanane beats graphene News & Analysis 4/11/2013 10 comments A new form of atomically thin germanium boosts the performance of silicon by 10-times, but without the headaches of alternative materials like graphene.
H-1B rush sparks broader debate News & Analysis 4/10/2013 32 comments U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services division holds computerized lottery to distribute visas in random fashion. IT talent shortage debate continues.
3G cellular router for M2M Product News 4/10/2013 Post a comment The single-box solution provides local M2M network connectivity through its built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot, Ethernet 10/100 and I/0 ports, and connects to the Internet via CDMA and HSPA+ cellular telephone networks.
TSMC's Q1 sales beat forecast News & Analysis 4/10/2013 Post a comment TSMC's March sales took the company over the previously forecast sales for the first quarter of 2013. Smaller rival UMC also enjoyed sales growth year-on-year in Q1.
As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.
January 2016 Cartoon Caption ContestBob's punishment for missing his deadline was to be tied to his chair tantalizingly close to a disconnected cable, with one hand superglued to his desk and another to his chin, while the pages from his wall calendar were slowly torn away.122 comments