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September 22, 2017

SiTime's Spread Spectrum Oscillators Accelerate Time to Revenue by Ensuring Emissions Compliance

PR Newswire: Semiconductors -- SiTime Corporation, the market leader in MEMS timing, today introduced the SiT9005 spread spectrum oscillator (SSXO). This field programmable...

September 22, 2017 06:54 PM

Intel Custom Foundry Certifies Synopsys Design Platform for Intel's 22nm FinFET Low Power Process Technology

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation -- Designers can confidently implement their 22FFL-based ICs with the Intel(r) Custom Foundry certified digital and custom...

September 22, 2017 06:52 PM

Synopsys' New ARC Secure IP Subsystem Addresses Security Threats in Embedded SIM and Other High-Value Embedded Applications

PR Newswire: Computer and Electronics -- Pre-verified DesignWare ARC Secure IP Subsystem provides a trusted hardware and software SoC environment that protects...

September 22, 2017 06:16 PM

TSMC Recognizes Synopsys with Four Partner Awards at the Open Innovation Platform Forum Event

PR Newswire: Computer and Electronics -- TSMC selects Synopsys as its "Partner of the Year" for interface IP and tool enablement for the 7th consecutive year


September 22, 2017 06:15 PM

Cadence Full-Flow Digital and Signoff Tools and Custom/Analog Tools Certified and Enabled for Intel 22FFL Process Technology

PR Newswire: Computer Software -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that its full-flow digital and signoff tools and its custom/analog tools have been...

September 22, 2017 06:10 PM

IEEE GlobalSpec and Capital Region Sponsor-A-Scholar Join Forces to Support Local Youth

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- IEEE GlobalSpec, the leading provider of digital media solutions designed to connect industrial marketers with their target audience of engineering...

September 22, 2017 05:54 PM

Cadence Recognized with Three TSMC Partner of the Year Awards

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that it has received three TSMC Partner of the Year awards at this year's TSMC Open...

September 22, 2017 05:49 PM

Synopsys' New ARC IoT Development Kit Accelerates Software Development for Sensor Fusion, Voice Recognition and Face Detection Designs

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- DesignWare ARC IoT Development Kit includes the necessary hardware and software to speed software development and debugging...

September 22, 2017 05:49 PM

Tektronix PAM4 Optical Analysis Solution for Real-time Oscilloscopes Streamlines Validation Challenges

PR Newswire: Electronics Perf Measurement -- Tektronix, a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, today introduced the new DPO7OE1, a calibrated optical probe and analysis software...

September 22, 2017 05:44 PM

Mitsubishi Electric Develops SiC Power Device with Record Power Efficiency

Business Wire: Semiconductor -- Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced that it has developed a silicon carbide (SiC) power device with what is believed to be...

September 22, 2017 05:20 PM

55th Design Automation Conference (DAC) Names Executive Committee

Business Wire: Semiconductor -- 55th Design Automation Conference (DAC) Names Executive Committee

September 22, 2017 05:19 PM

Synopsys ARC Fast Processor Models and Software Development Solutions Released by Imperas

Business Wire: Software -- Imperas now supports Synopsys DesignWare ARCv2 EM processor family with virtual platforms, Fast Processor Models, simulators, debuggers...

September 22, 2017 05:13 PM

Upgrade your TO-220 linear regulator with a pin-compatible buck power module

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- TI - Power House - Designers have used linear regulators for decades in electronic applications because of their simplicity and low cost. For...

September 22, 2017 04:52 PM

Timing 101: The Case of the Ouroboros Clock

Electronics -- Silicon Labs Blog - In the second part of our Timing 101 series, we take a look at a clock chip feedback arrangement that should generally be...

September 22, 2017 04:12 AM

September 21, 2017

LDO Basics: Thermals - How hot is your application?

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- TI - Power House - A low-dropout (LDO) regulator's nature is to regulate a voltage by turning excess power into heat, making this integrated...

September 21, 2017 05:35 PM

Xilinx Features FireFly on VCU118 FPGA Dev Kit

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- Samtec Blog - You can do a lot in three minutes. From counting to 180 to making toast, the possibilities are endless. However, our good friend...

September 21, 2017 05:35 PM

NEW PRODUCT - Making Things Smart - JavaScript for Microcontrollers - by Gordon Williams

EE -- Adafruit Industries - NEW PRODUCT - Making Things Smart - JavaScript for Microcontrollers - by Gordon Williams

Author Gordon Williams writes,...

September 21, 2017 03:02 PM

September 19, 2017

GaN reliability standards reach milestone

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- TI - Power House - Design engineers faced with the challenges of reduced space and increased power demands are embracing gallium nitride (GaN)...

September 19, 2017 05:38 PM

"Trust, but verify" SPICE model accuracy, part 3: slew rate and input clamping diodes

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- TI - Analog Wire - Previous installments of this blog post series discussed the need to verify SPICE model accuracy and how to measure common-mode...

September 19, 2017 05:38 PM

Ascatron Unveils its First SiC Power Semiconductor

Electronics Purchasing Strategies -- Ascatron provides next generation Silicon Carbide (SiC) power semiconductors using its proprietary 3DSiC(r) technology with a quality and performance...

September 19, 2017 05:36 PM

Distributed Computing's New Frontier is Wearables

Electronics -- ARM IoT - Wearables such as Lumo Bodytech devices are a new frontier for distributed computing, leveraging machine learning.(read more)

September 19, 2017 04:43 PM

Interview with the physicist who has advanced wireless power

Electronics -- EPC - Alex Lidow is CEO and co-founder of Efficient Power Conversion Corporation, has demonstrated the ability to transmit power from large surfaces.

September 19, 2017 04:40 PM

Modeling of Electromechanical Sensors & Systems

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - In this webinar, PZFlex will explore and analyze some of the common pain-points, in complex device design and present pragmatic...

September 19, 2017 04:38 PM

Using Portable Stimulus in the Arm World: Creating bare-metal SW coherency scenarios

Electronics -- ARM SoC - In this blog we will dig a little deeper into what PSLib supports and how it can be used Out-of-the-box to create a rich variety of...

September 19, 2017 04:37 PM

September 18, 2017

ADAMOS: Taking the IIoT into New Dimensions

SupplyChain -- Software AG - ADAMOS, a new strategic alliance for machine and plant engineering, is going to take the Industrial Internet of Things...

September 18, 2017 04:46 PM

Hardware Pioneers to host second IoT showcase in London

Components in Electronics -- October event to gather latest Internet of Things start-ups and established IoT technology providers to showcase latest technologies Following...

September 18, 2017 04:31 PM

SMIC, Brite Semiconductor and Synopsys Collaborate to Deliver Low Power Platform for the Internet of Things

PR Newswire: Computer Software -- IoT Platform Accelerates Designs for IoT Edge Devices with Synopsys Silicon-Proven ARC Data Fusion IP Subsystem, Brite ASIC Design Services,...

September 18, 2017 03:24 PM

Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC) Receives 2017 Top 10 Power Products Award from Electronic Products China Magazine/21iC Media

Electronics -- EPC - EPC's latest family of eGaN (r) transistors and ICs takes a quantum leap in increasing Performance while reducing costs for new and...

September 18, 2017 03:01 PM

Five Challenges Engineers Face in Power Supply Design

Electronics360 -- In some cases, an existing power supply can be readily adapted from a different application. In other cases, it may be necessary to develop a...

September 18, 2017 02:14 AM

Amazon deal opens use of accelerated Xilinx FPGA software design

ElectronicsWeekly -- Xilinx has made its software defined development environment, SDAccel available on Amazon Web Services (AWS). This means it will be used with...

September 18, 2017 02:14 AM

September 17, 2017

Craftsman 30W Solder Iron for $4 + pickup at Sears

Deals -- DealNews - Sears offers the Craftsman 30-watt Solder Iron for $4.42. Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $6.25 shipping charge. That's $2 under...

September 17, 2017 09:39 PM

September 15, 2017

600V Super-Junction Power Modules from STMicroelectronics Add New Package Options and Features to Simplify Motor Drives -

WebWire - Semiconductors -- New SLLIMM(tm)-nano intelligent power modules (IPM) from STMicroelectronics introduce extra package options and...

September 15, 2017 05:46 PM

When you're thinking IoT expansion, think horizontal

ReadWriteCloud -- In the next interview in our series on the IoT ecosystem, we tackle what enterprise market participants need to consider when using IoT to help...

September 15, 2017 04:44 PM

Next-Generation GaN HEMTs Deliver Unmatched Efficiency

PowerPulse.Net -- Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, has introduced a new series of 28V GaN HEMT RF power devices. These new devices are capable of higher frequency operation...

September 15, 2017 04:30 PM

JEDEC Committee to set Standards for WBG Power Semiconductors

PowerPulse.Net -- JEDEC Solid State Technology Association today announced the formation of a new JEDEC committee: JC-70 Wide Bandgap Power Electronic Conversion...

September 15, 2017 04:30 PM

IoT product development hinges on seamless communication among things, says UL

DigiTimes -- Development of the Internet of Things (IoT) applications hinges on seamless communication among connected things, according to Underwriters Laboratories...

September 15, 2017 04:23 PM

PTC to Exhibit at IoT Solutions World Congress 2017

Business Wire: Engineering News -- PTC announced it will demonstrate how IoT is enabling new business models and creating value across the industry at IoT Solutions World...

September 15, 2017 04:00 PM

Getting started with PMBus

ElectronicsNewsWire.com -- TI - Power House - I'm working as a product marketing engineer intern, and immediately received several tasks working with many different devices...

September 15, 2017 03:31 PM

The IoT is Here; What  are you Waiting for?

SupplyChain -- Software AG - As the Isley Brothers once sang: "It's your thing, do what you wanna do."

September 15, 2017 03:12 AM

September 14, 2017

Microchip introduces the industry's first MCU with integrated 2D GPU and DDR2 memory for groundbreaking graphics capabilities

Components in Electronics -- Key Facts: PIC32MZ DA MCUs simplify graphics design for 24-bit colour and large display sizes using MPLAB(r) tools and support Combines MPU-like...

September 14, 2017 05:47 PM

Xilinx SDAccel available on AWS

ElectronicsWeekly -- The Xilinx software defined development environment, SDAccel, is now available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) for use with Amazon Elastic Compute...

September 14, 2017 05:46 PM

JEDEC committee formed for wide bandgap semis

ElectronicsWeekly -- JEDEC has formed a new committee - JC-70 Wide Bandgap Power Electronic Conversion Semiconductors. Led by interim chairs from Infineon, TI,...

September 14, 2017 05:45 PM

Chip Execs More Bullish on EUV

EETimes -- Most chips execs believe EUV lithography will be used in volume production before 2021 but mask costs continue to rise, two surveys said.

September 14, 2017 05:38 PM

Reduce Time to Market for FPGA-Based Communication and Datacenter Applications

All Programmable Planet -- As FPGA-based realizations become bigger and more complex, synthesis tools that deliver an automated flow are the obvious choice for creating...

September 14, 2017 05:14 PM

Mentor extends solutions to support TSMC 7nm FinFET Plus and 12nm FinFET process technologies

Mentor Graphics -- Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced certification for TSMC's 12nm FinFET Compact Technology (12FFC) and the latest version of 7nm FinFET...

September 14, 2017 05:13 PM

Omron to showcase sensors for smart buildings at UK Construction Week

Neesham PR -- Omron Electronic Components Europe is to demonstrate a new range of IoT ready sensors...

September 14, 2017 04:54 PM

Amp'ed Announces It Has Received RED Certification

PR Newswire: Business Technology -- Worldwide provider of advanced IoT wireless modules, Amp'ed RF Wireless Technology announces European Union Radio Equipment Directive (RED) certification...

September 14, 2017 04:48 PM

Taoglas Launches New Filter Division to Meet Industry Need for High-Quality, Small-Form-Factor RF Filters

Business Wire: Nanotechnology -- Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT and M2M antenna products, today announced at Mobile World Congress Americas that it is launching a new RF...

September 14, 2017 04:48 PM