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What’s Going Through This Driver’s Head?
Blog  
10/3/2013   45 comments
The idea of self-driving cars is stirring discussion, not just on technology and safety, but also the legal implication. And then, there is one more item making some people nervous.
Unlocking the Keyless Car Future
Automotive DesignLine Blog  
10/2/2013   33 comments
For just about everything we do these days, “there's an app for that.” Is the car key destined to become one more little tile on a smartphone screen?
Power Week in Review: Remote Wireless Power Demo, Faraday Cage Breakthrough & EV Charging Diodes
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9/12/2013   Post a comment
A new wireless power technology delivers power to devices up to 10 feet away. Elsewhere engineers have developed a way to transfer power and data electromagnetically through a Faraday cage. New products include SiC-replacement diodes, high-reliability double-layer capacitors, and a PAR38 spotlight reference design.
Average Vehicle Age Hits 11 Years
News & Analysis  
9/1/2013   12 comments
How old is your car? Your car may be younger than the average vehicle age on the road.
Japan to Form Power Device Initiative
News & Analysis  
7/31/2013   11 comments
Unlike the CE market, there are no established testing procedures for power devices used in vehicles or other high-voltage, high-current infrastructure equipment. It could result in life and death issues, warned an Advantest executive.
Car Hacking: NXP Pushes Flexible Security
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7/11/2013   25 comments
NXP early on realized that automotive security could benefit from the company’s experience in developing a "secure element" – successfully deployed in millions of smartcards.
Cornell Dubilier Type CS multilayered polymer capacitors
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6/27/2013   Post a comment
Cornell Dubilier's RoHS-compliant multilayered polymer capacitors support 125°C applications.
High rel capacitors resist vibration and operate to 135ºC
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6/19/2013   Post a comment
DMTL has made available a limited number of engineering kits, which will introduce designers to the features and benefits of Suncon's EP-Cap polymer hybrid electrolytic capacitors.
Auto MLCC series offers 0402 case size with X8R dieletric
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6/13/2013   Post a comment
Vishay has extended its VJ automotive series of SMD MLCCs to save board space and increase reliability.
Cornell Dubilier expands aluminum polymer capacitor lines
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6/5/2013   Post a comment
Cornell Dubilier's two aluminum polymer capacitor series are now available with lower ESR and higher capacitance values for board-level power-conversion applications.
Intel’s Haswell puts more analog inside
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6/4/2013   5 comments
Inside Haswell, Intel’s next CPU, are twenty of more custom inductors, designed and made by Intel to support its new on-chip voltage regulator.
Stackpole RAF Series chip resistor arrays provide size, weight reduction
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5/30/2013   Post a comment
Stackpole is offering a small chip resistor array, consisting of two or four isolated 0201 equivalent resistors in a single rectangular-shaped chip with no scallops or holes.
Capacitors provide high reliability for +28V power supplies in military and aerospace apps
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5/22/2013   Post a comment
Vishay Intertechnology extends 597D series of solid tantalum chip capacitors with new DLA-approved devices.
Kemet multilayer stacked capacitors offer high temperature reliability
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5/16/2013   Post a comment
KEMET has introduced new KEMET Power Solutions High Temperature (KPS HT) Multilayer stacked capacitors.
Safety capacitor range offers higher capacitance values
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5/9/2013   Post a comment
Syfer has added to its UL and TÜV approved range of SMD 250 Vac safety capacitors.
Vishay enhances vibration capability in T16 series aerospace capacitors
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5/3/2013   Post a comment
Vishay’s T16 series of tantalum-cased wet tantalum capacitors with glass-to-tantalum hermetic seals is now available in the A, B, C, and D case codes.
Active antennas invade next-gen smartphones
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4/29/2013   Post a comment
OEMs trying to span more spectrum bands and ultimately boost coverage, battery life and data rates.
Stackpole expands current sense chip resistor line
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4/25/2013   Post a comment
Stackpole has added 0402 and 0603 sizes to its CSRF Series of foil on ceramic carrier current sense chip resistors.
Acoustic adhesive vent protects openings in portable electronics
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4/24/2013   Post a comment
The GAW113 acoustic vent from W. L. Gore & Associates' Portable Electronic Vents group is designed to provide dust and splash protection for acoustic openings in portable electronic devices such as scanners, two-way radios, tablet and laptop PCs.
Ohm’s Law iPhone app helps back-solve electrical power calculations
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4/24/2013   Post a comment
Cressall Resistors is usually associated with heavy engineering but the company also has software engineering expertise in-house, the first fruit of which is an iPhone app for solving Ohm's Law.
AVX SMPS Series MLC capacitors feature expanded voltage, capacitance range
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4/3/2013   Post a comment
AVX has introduced a 25V rating and extended capacitance range to its MIL-PRF-49470 SMPS capacitor family.
Vishay WSL1020 Power Metal Strip resistor features wide side terminal construction
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3/28/2013   Post a comment
Vishay's new surface-mount Power Metal Strip resistor features a wide side terminal construction that yields a high 2W power rating in the compact 1020 case size.
How M2M, small data will revolutionize the car industry
Design How-To  
3/25/2013   1 comment
Vodafone explains the potential applications for M2M and the opportunities its adoption presents to automotive software and hardware engineers.
Cheap mixed-signal ASIC as easy as FPGA
Blog  
3/25/2013   1 comment
How will you make that complex analog/digital circuit in volume?
Creating solutions for health through technology innovation
Design How-To  
3/20/2013   4 comments
The medical industry has a huge potential as a market for technology. TI shows how some of its technologies are serving the industry.
Economical chip resistors offer resistance values up to 10G Ohms
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3/12/2013   Post a comment
Stackpole uses special high resistance inks and volume production to achieve a chip resistor that is capable of extremely high resistance values without significant cost increase.
Toshiba recognition processor helps drivers
Design How-To  
3/5/2013   3 comments
Visconti 3 is the latest in Toshiba's series of image recognition processors aimed specifically at automotive applications.
IMEC working on remote cardiac monitoring
Design How-To  
2/27/2013   1 comment
IMEC has joined forces with two organizations to develop cardiac monitoring products integrating ultra-low power ICs.
Vishay integrates MEPIC resistor on a PCB substrate
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2/22/2013   Post a comment
Device offers joule or flash ignition for fast firing times down to 250 µs, and features firing energy down to 1.5 mJ.
Qualcomm integrates RF for world LTE phone
Product How-To  
2/22/2013   2 comments
Fabless giant aims to ease the job of creating a phone that can roam LTE’s 40 global spectrum bands.
Flexible termination capacitors rated for use at 150°C
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2/14/2013   Post a comment
Kemet has extended the case size offerings as well as capacitance values in both the C0G and ultra-stable X8R dielectric platforms.
Medical monitoring gets personal, goes mobile
Design How-To  
2/14/2013   3 comments
The trend towards continuous monitoring of vital signs relies on low-power, high-performance sensors, analog and digital processing, and ease of connectivity.
How to meet driver assistance requirements
Design How-To  
2/12/2013   Post a comment
A flexible multi-channel approach to communications can meet the requirements of infotainment and driver assistance as they grow together and face higher bandwidth needs.
Wide terminal thin film chip resistors debut with ohmic values down to 1 O
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2/7/2013   Post a comment
In a compact 0406 package, Vishay claims its latest devices boast the lowest ohmic values in the industry.
How healthy is your heart?
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2/6/2013   Post a comment
Medical equipments have one thing in common and that is the presence of electronics. From the tiny gadget that checks the amount of sugar in blood to the bulky ECG machine which measures your heart operation. This paper gives a small-window view of the places where electronics is used and has been sitting silently in our lives over the years.
Metal film resistor tailored for high-voltage, high-humidity applications
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1/31/2013   Post a comment
The RNV14 from Stackpole is a ¼ watt high voltage metal film resistor that is able to withstand environments with high moisture.
Custom EQing headphones for your ears
Audio DesignLine Blog  
1/30/2013   5 comments
Finding out the perceived frequency response of your combined headphone/ear 'system' and compensating for it using parametric equalization can offer some eye-opening benefits. But finding an EQ solution isn't always easy.
TT Electronics WHS series wirewound resistors
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1/23/2013   Post a comment
TT Electronics’ latest wirewound resistor series offers a surge energy ratings range from 2W to 7W, 1 to 330O.
Electronics, photovoltaics pioneer Eric Lidow dies at 100
News & Analysis  
1/22/2013   3 comments
A refugee from Nazi Germany, Lidow founded Selenium Corp. and International Rectifier.
Global Unichip offers passive integration service
Design How-To  
1/15/2013   1 comment
Silicon passives integration design service opens up options for RF integration, claims ASIC design service company.
DesignCon SMEs: Tough Path to 25G+ High-Speed Signals
News & Analysis  
1/11/2013   5 comments
A hornet's nest of issues -- crosstalk, loss, and noise -- are challenges on the road to 40G and beyond.
Thin film chip resistor arrays offer tolerances as low as 0.1%
Product News  
1/11/2013   2 comments
The RAVN Series from Stackpole is a thin film based chip array designed for applications with tight tolerance or tight TCR requirements.
Five More Tough DesignCon Questions
News & Analysis  
1/4/2013   2 comments
What happens when high speed meets low power design? What’s the outlook for 25G x 4 versions of 100G Ethernet?
Morgan Ceramics launches high power RF capacitor range
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1/4/2013   Post a comment
Morgan Technical Ceramics has extended the company's product portfolio with the launch of a series of high power radio frequency (RF) capacitors, which minimize the impact of temperature upon their performance.
AC safety capacitors optimized for use in AC/DC power supplies, RJ11 apps
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11/29/2012   Post a comment
Tecate Group has launched its extensive offering of AC safety capacitors for X and Y class applications.
AVX INTRODUCES THE NEW SUPER X7R SMM STACKED MLC CAPACITOR SERIES
Product News  
11/16/2012   Post a comment
The latest addition to its line of SM SMPS capacitors, AVX’s Super X7R SMM capacitors are well suited for a broad range of applications.
Enhancing the efficiency of photovoltaic systems
Design How-To  
11/15/2012   3 comments
The overall design of PV systems is addressed along with new semiconductor advances that provide designers with the best tools for developing PV inverters.
Electronica: Freescale auto push ranges from radar to MCU
News & Analysis  
11/13/2012   2 comments
Freescale emphasized its automotive credentials at the Electronica exhibition by launching a series of automotive industry related products covering microcontrollers, radar and pressure sensors.
Aluminum capacitors target solar applications
Product News  
11/8/2012   Post a comment
Vishay is offering snap-in power aluminum capacitors for solar applications with 500 V rated voltage and ripple current to 2.52 A.
Silicon Valley Nation: Semiconductor industry's Windows 8 problem
Blog  
10/30/2012   7 comments
ICs enable almost everything and get almost no respect.
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