Power PLCC-4 LEDs offer more colors Product News 2/29/2008 Post a comment Avago has added four new colors -- cool white, warm white, blue and green -- to its family of super half-watt power PLCC-4 surface-mount LEDs for automotive and electronic sign applications.
VCO operates over 902 to 928 MHz with high linearity News & Analysis 2/17/2008 Post a comment Crystek's CVCO55CL-0902-0928 VCO operates from 902 MHz to 928 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5 V to 4.5 V. Typical applications include digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations.
Kodak sets new pixel-size benchmark for 5-MP CMOS image sensors Product News 2/4/2008 Post a comment By combining its recently introduced Hi ISO Clear Pixel technology with its new pMOS hole detector, Eastman Kodak said it's delivering the industry's most advanced 5-MP, 1/4-inch CMOS image sensor with high resolution and advanced digital still camera features for better pictures and video in camera phones.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros & cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight, as are piloted airplanes? Is the technology advancing faster than we can answer the questions it poses?
Panelists: Chad Sweet, Director of Engineering, Qualcomm; Yannick Levy, VP Corporate Business Development, Parrot; Jim Williams, ex-FAA drone chief; Michael Drobac, Exec. Director, Small UAV Coalition; Moderator: Junko Yoshida, Chief Int'l Correspondent, EE Times