Switch selection: Size Isn't Everything Design How-To 3/22/2008 Post a comment For many applications today, smaller isn't always better " a smaller switch might not provide the necessary functionality or reliability for a particular design. Programmable LCD switches and solid-state tilt switches offer engineers flexibility in meeting design and function needs of specific applications.
Micro cooler shrinks in size Product News 3/4/2008 Post a comment JaroThermal has introduced a micro-sized fan for space-constrained applications. The Super-Flow Micro fan measures 15 x 15 x 4 mm, and delivers a rated speed of 26,000 rpm, while producing .3 CFM of airflow.
Leoni attacks Korean cable market Product News 3/4/2008 Post a comment Wiring systems manufacturer Leoni AG (Nuremberg, Germany) has acquired a 50 percent stake in Korean company Daekyeung, one of the leading automotive wiring system vendors in Korea. The move gives Leoni access to the world's fifth-largest vehicle market.
Blog Doing Math in FPGAs Tom Burke 5 comments For a recent project, I explored doing "real" (that is, non-integer) math on a Spartan 3 FPGA. FPGAs, by their nature, do integer math. That is, there's no floating-point ...