Trends in RFID--Part III
Design How-To 12/28/2008 Post a comment
Here are the answers to adoption questions around design, hardware, software, hype, reality, catalysts and more that continually come up with RFID. This segment looks at the architecture for the new network.
Trends in RFID--Part II
Design How-To 12/19/2008 Post a comment
Here' are the answers to such 'adoption' questions as design, hardware, software, hype, reality, catalysts, and more that continually come up with RFID. This segment looks at the architecture for the new network.
Infineon counterclaims in Volterra patents dispute
News & Analysis 12/19/2008 Post a comment
Infineon Technologies AG and Primarion, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Infineon Technologies North America Corp. have filed a counterclaim against Volterra Semiconductor alleging fraud on the U.S.
Patent and Trademark Office, as well as for antitrust violations.
Stratum III compatible TCXO family features low noise
News & Analysis 12/17/2008 Post a comment
The TX057 Stratum III compatible TCXO (temperature-compensated crystal oscillator) family from Raltron Electronics boasts a frequency stability over temperature of ±0.28ppm from -40 to +85 degrees Celsius and an overall frequency stability of ±4.6ppm, including 20 years aging.
Harvested energy unleashed
News & Analysis 12/15/2008 Post a comment
For many, the concept of energy harvesting is tightly associated with the 'green' movement. While that's certainly one aspect, it overlooks a whole range of applications that have less to do with solving the world's so-called energy crisis and more to do with solving the problem of powering remote or embedded devices -- indefinitely. That is, without wires and without potentially expensive battery replacement, thereby truly cutting the wire.