LED drivers provide control, circuit-protection design options
Design How-To 2/27/2012 1 comment
While the basic operating requirement for an LED driver is to supply a constant current for consistent lighting, automotive uses have stringent guidelines regarding temperature and humidity, voltage, ability to withstand harsh chemicals, electromagnetic interference and compatibility, as well as circuit protection.
Samsung drops LCD business
News & Analysis 2/20/2012 5 comments
Samsung's directors have approved a plan to spin-off its LCD business. The plan remains subject to shareholder approval.
Appleton FNES LED series
Product News 2/16/2012 Post a comment
Appleton has launched the FNES LED series of self-contained emergency lighting luminaires complete with self-test system and rated for hazardous industrial environments.
Software tools ease AUTOSAR compliance
Design How-To 2/9/2012 Post a comment
The AUTOSAR initiative is tackling the industry-wide constraints of complexity, competition, and cost. AUTOSAR provides incentives for manufacturers to replace their proprietary software/hardware interfaces with standardized ones linked to an independent architectural layer.