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Better '08 for chip industry if glut ends early, predicts Applied's Splinter
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10/31/2007   Post a comment
A strong holiday season in the U.S. and Europe and strong sales around the Chinese New Year will go a long way toward a better year for the global chip industry, a company executive said.
Altera FPGAs featured in PROC algorithm acceleration boards
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10/30/2007   Post a comment
GiDEL utilizes Altera's Stratix FPGA families in latest PROC algorithm acceleration development systems.
Altera ships first Arria GX development kit
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
New Arria GX development kit from Altera is targeted toward low-cost FPGA transceiver-based designs.
HDMI stars on small screens
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) connectivity standard for transferring uncompressed digital content at very high rates over a single cable has come a long way.
ICs ease Most network interface
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10/29/2007   Post a comment
Media Oriented Systems Transport (Most) is a networking standard enabling, within an automobile, the seamless transport of digital audio, video and packet-based data, along with real-time control information.
RS-485/RS-422 single transmitter provides 16.5-kV ESD protection
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
Intersil's ISL329xE series offers greater design flexibility through an integrated VLOGIC pin.
AMIS rolls out process automation transceiver reference design
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10/26/2007   Post a comment
AMI Semiconductor's reference design enables Fieldbus H1 and Profibus PA users easily integrate the AMIS-49200 Media Attachment Unit, a processing automation transceiver, into their safety-critical designs.
Audio Coding: An Introduction to Data Compression - Part 1
Design How-To  
10/24/2007   1 comment
Improve your understanding of audio compression standards with this introduction to data compression. This first in a three-part series discusses the psychoacoustic model of human perception, spectral and temporal masking, and MPEG Layer I coding.
DDR3 memory controller interface supports 1600-MHz data rates
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10/24/2007   Post a comment
The drop-in DDR3 PHY architecture from Rambus enables data rates of up to 1600-MHz.
India hitches its star to embedded design model
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10/22/2007   2 comments
From the perspective of technology development and manufacturing, India can be a tough read--especially compared with its booming neighbor China, the world's factory.
Miniature optical transceivers target Ethernet, Fibre Channel apps
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10/20/2007   Post a comment
Stratos Optical Technologies is offering its line of miniature optical transceivers as a smaller-sized alternative to MSA telecom devices in Ethernet and Fibre Channel applications.
EMI-filtered audio connectors meet MIL-DTL-55116
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10/19/2007   Post a comment
Spectrum Control has modified the standard MIL-DTL-55116 connectors that are used in 60-volt audio frequency circuits with 0.5 amps of current to provide EMI filtering.
Allegro rolls out voice coil motor driver with I²C interface
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10/17/2007   Post a comment
Allegro announced the first device in a series of voice coil motor drivers with I2C serial interface designed for camera auto focus and zoom applications.
QuickLogic expands into mobile accessory market with SDIO client system block
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10/15/2007   Post a comment
New SDIO client system block allows QuickLogic's users to expand their scope from host-side applications to the accessory market on the client side.
CMOS RF transceiver targets CDMA2000 mobile handsets
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10/14/2007   Post a comment
GCT semiconductor says its GRF6401 single-chip CDMA transceiver, which includes a fully integrated receiver and transmitter for 800-MHz cellular band operation, offers more than a 36% size reduction and nearly a 40% BOM count reduction compared with competitors' products.
LIN system basis chips operate at supply voltages up to 40-V
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10/14/2007   Post a comment
These latest LIN system basis chips from Atmel are designed to comply with the LIN 2.0 specification and the SAEJ2602 standard.
GaN FET delivers high output power in Ku-band
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10/12/2007   Post a comment
Toshiba Corp. has developed a gallium nitride (GaN) power field effect transistor (FET) for the Ku-band (12-GHz to 18-GHz) frequency range that achieves an output power of 65.4-W at 14.5-GHz.
VDSL2/ADSL2+ chipset targets triple-play applications
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10/10/2007   Post a comment
Aimed at customer premises equipment, the 5411/5120 chipset from Thomson enables simultaneous VDSL2 and ADSL2+ connectivity while serving triple-play applications such as broadband Internet, television and telephone.
RS-485 transceivers housed in 2mm x 2mm microDFN packaging
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10/9/2007   Post a comment
Maxim says its latest full-duplex and selectable half-/full-duplex RS-485 transceivers save more than 50% board space compared with existing footprints.
DSP-based cable modem chipsets support DOCSIS 3.0
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10/9/2007   Post a comment
TI has introduced the Puma 5 family of DOCSIS 3.0-based cable modem chipsets to support CableLabs DOCSIS 3.0 testing in Certification Wave 56.
SST, Insyde announce PC flash platform
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10/8/2007   Post a comment
Flash vendor Silicon Storage Technology, Inc. and BIOS developer Insyde Software Corp. are collaborating on a new platform for flash-based storage in the PC called FlashMate that aims to spawn a fresh class of PC applications and utilities.
SoC brings dual-channel decoding to HD-DVD, Blu-Ray apps
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10/5/2007   Post a comment
Horizon Semiconductors has developed a universal SoC that enables dual-channel, 1080/60p decoding for next generation media players/recorders supporting the HD-DVD and Blu-Ray optical disc formats, as well as legacy red laser DVD format.
Three-phase brushless DC motor targets low-current applications
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10/2/2007   Post a comment
Allegro MicroSystems Inc. has introduced a three-phase brushless DC motor pre-driver targeted at the office automation, telecommunications, consumer and industrial markets.
Mobile WiMAX chip integrates MIMO, PHY and MAC
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10/2/2007   Post a comment
GCT Semiconductor has started to sample a Mobile WiMAX 2.5-GHz Wave 2 single chip, the GDM7205, which integrates RF, MAC and PHY, all into one monolithic die.
Power-efficient RS-485/RS-422 receiver line debuts
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10/1/2007   Post a comment
Intersil's latest receivers deliver 16.5-kV IEC61000 ESD protection in space-saving packages while drawing significantly less power than conventional devices.
HDTV SoCs provide 10-bit video quality processing
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10/1/2007   Post a comment
Genesis Microchip has launched Douglas, its third generation HDTV SoC family that provides 10-bit video quality processing, picture-in-picture channel processing, dual HDMI/HDCP 1.3a inputs, improved 3D Y/C TV decoder, and full DVB-T support.
Amplifiers enable next generation SFP+ optical modules
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10/1/2007   Post a comment
Gennum added a pair of devices to its wideband, low-noise transimpedance amplifier (TIA) line for next-generation SFP+ optical modules.


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