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December 10, 2018

The record for high-temperature superconductivity has been smashed again

Think -- MIT Technology Review - Chemists found a material that can display superconducting behavior at a temperature warmer than it currently is at the...

December 10, 2018 10:01 PM

STMicroelectronics Now Sampling Embedded PCM for Automotive Microcontrollers

Electronics -- STMicroelectronics News - With more demanding automotive applications, constraints on processing power, power consumption mitigation, and larger...

December 10, 2018 09:35 PM

Engineers produce smallest 3-D transistor yet

PhysOrg.com -- Researchers from MIT and the University of Colorado have fabricated a 3-D transistor that's less than half the size of today's smallest commercial...

December 10, 2018 09:26 PM

Lynx and Teledyne e2v reduce time and risk for safety certifiable PowerPC system development

Neesham PR -- LynxOS-178 FAA approved Reusable Software Component ported to Teledyne e2v's DO-254 ready Qormino(r) QT1040-4GB Common Computer Platform San...

December 10, 2018 07:55 PM

Canonical 2019 IoT predictions - robotics, consolidation, security

Media -- Components in Electronics - 2018 has seen the Internet...

December 10, 2018 07:51 PM

Promoting high quality and security for IoT nodes

Media -- New Electronics - STMicroelectronics has extended support for Amazon FreeRTOS with new starter kits for the STM32, which sits in the family of...

December 10, 2018 07:48 PM

How to Expand Your Application Strategy to Enable IoT for Digital Business

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - Through 2021, 50% of enterprises will have implemented Internet of Things (IoT), up from 12% in 2018.But the lack of digital...

December 10, 2018 07:46 PM

Qorvo(r) Expands 5G Leadership with Industry's First 28 GHz GaN Front End Module

Globe Newswire -- Technology - High data rates and low latency optimize 28 GHz fixed wireless base stations

December 10, 2018 07:16 PM

Affordable Design With Wireless Microcontrollers

Semiconductor Engineering -- The trend of pushing intelligence into everyday things means demand for low power, cost-sensitive designs.

December 10, 2018 01:37 AM

#418 - An Interview with Josh Datko

The Amp Hour Electronics Podcast -- Josh Datko joined Chris to talk about embedded security, military contracting and to tell stories about his time on nuclear submarines and as...

December 10, 2018 01:17 AM

New Transistor Uses Metal And Air Instead Of Semiconductors

Hack a Day -- The more things change, the more things stay the same. Early electronic devices used a spark gap. These have been almost completely replaced...

December 10, 2018 12:59 AM

IoTSF releases update to the IoT Security Compliance Framework

Media -- New Electronics - The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF), an international, collaborative and vendor-neutral members' initiative, has announced...

December 10, 2018 12:48 AM

December 09, 2018

To Build or Buy the IoT Platform - the Answer is Clear

Electronics -- IoT Inc - Episode 120

It amazes me that there are companies out there still intent on building their own middleware software to collect and...

December 09, 2018 04:15 AM

How to achieve rapid temperature sensor design with RTD-level accuracy and no calibration

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - For the highest accuracy temperature measurement, system designers have traditionally had only one option: platinum resistive...

December 09, 2018 04:15 AM

The Power and Evolution of GaN, Part 3: How to Build an Ultra-Fast High-Power Laser Driver using eGaN FETs - That Sees Farther, Better, and at a Lower Cost!

Electronics -- EPC - In the first article in this series, how gallium nitride (GaN)-on-silicon low voltage power devices have enabled many new applications,...

December 09, 2018 04:14 AM

December 07, 2018

IEEE 802.3bt is Now a Standard

Electronics -- Microsemi - After five years of work by Microchip and other industry leading vendors, the highly anticipated IEEE 802.3bt 4-pair PoE standard...

December 07, 2018 07:37 PM

Renesas Electronics Announces Industry's First USB-C(tm) Combo Buck-Boost Battery Charger for Mobile Computing Systems

Media -- Electronics Maker - Digitally Configurable ISL9241 Supports Both NVDC Charging and Higher Power HPBB Charging of Notebooks, Ultrabooks, Tablets,...

December 07, 2018 02:25 AM

Nanya cuts bit shipment growth forecast for 4Q18 to negative

Media -- DIGITIMES - DRAM maker Nanya Technology expects to post an around 15% sequential decrease in bit shipments for the fourth quarter, a downward...

December 07, 2018 02:19 AM

Via In Pad Guidelines for PCBs

Media -- Electronics Maker - Via in pad seems to be one of the hot topics these days....

December 07, 2018 02:17 AM

Superior Flexibility of RS485-Networking Transceiver from STMicroelectronics Simplifies Design, Saves Board Space and Bill of Materials

Media -- WebWire - The STMicroelectronics STR485LV 3.3V transceiver for RS485 [1] applications enhances design flexibility...

December 07, 2018 01:59 AM

Wind River Teams With Renesas to Advance Autonomous Driving Applications

Business Wire -- Wind River and Renesas Electronics are expanding their collaboration for connected and autonomous driving.

December 07, 2018 01:29 AM

December 06, 2018

New model for assessing the effect of ionizing radiation on microelectronic devices

Life -- EurekAlert - The main trend in the development of hardware components for digital and analog electronic equipment is to reduce the size of the...

December 06, 2018 10:23 PM

STMicroelectronics Extends Amazon FreeRTOS Support with Bluetooth(r), Ethernet, LTE Cat-M / NB-IoT Starter Kits

Globe Newswire -- Semiconductors - Amazon FreeRTOS availability for STM32 platform promotes highest quality and security for IoT nodes

December 06, 2018 09:36 PM

Data sharing the main driver for IoT projects

Enterprise -- Network World News - Enterprises plan to invest more in Internet of Things (IoT)-related technologies in 2019, and more companies are jumping...

December 06, 2018 08:56 PM

Intel looks to quantum materials for the next generation of microprocessors

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Researchers at Intel Corp. may have hit upon a replacement for the decades-old technology that's been used in microprocessors,...

December 06, 2018 07:57 PM

Designing daytime running lights, part 2: responding to an LED fault

Electronics -- TI - Behind the Wheel - This is the second installment in a two-part series on designing bright daytime running lights (DRLs) without the need...

December 06, 2018 07:39 PM

December 05, 2018

Accelerating IoT solution development and testing with Azure IoT Device Simulation

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - IoT solutions can be a hefty investment that you want to make sure to get right. Testing throughout the development lifecycle...

December 05, 2018 09:45 PM

December 04, 2018

Designing daytime running lights, part 1: adding one-fail-all-fail LED fault detection

Electronics -- TI - Behind the Wheel - Daytime running lights (DRLs) are becoming more popular in vehicles and are even a requirement in some countries. As...

December 04, 2018 08:15 PM

Power over Ethernet Bridges the Gap Between Digital Ceiling and Smarter Building

Electronics -- Microsemi - The right PoE technology delivers Layer 2 management while ensuring uninterrupted performance and power efficiency.

Demand is growing...

December 04, 2018 08:14 PM

How to use a voltage reference as a voltage regulator

Electronics -- TI - Power House - A version of this post was also published on Electronic Design.

Have you ever needed to bias a low-current load and simply...

December 04, 2018 08:02 PM

Ericsson 'fingerprints' radio network to enhance NB-IoT, LTE-M positioning

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - Swedish vendor Ericsson is looking at ways to employ artificial intelligence to enable advanced "fingerprinting" of...

December 04, 2018 06:48 PM

December 03, 2018

Get to the Top-Tier of IoT Security

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - More connected devices translate into a massive threat service that hackers can leverage to launch distributed denial of service...

December 03, 2018 07:04 PM

December 02, 2018

Beware of Technical Debt in IoT Projects

Web Marketing -- CMS Wire - Just as economists study and worry about national debt, organizations should study and worry about technical debt.

December 02, 2018 08:03 AM

November 30, 2018

Misperceptions restraining healthy IoT growth

Media -- DIGITIMES - Global major tech firms including Microsoft, Google, Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent are all aggressively proceeding with IoT deployments,...

November 30, 2018 08:15 PM

IAR Systems partners with Andes on RISC-V code optimization

Media -- eeNews Europe - Software tools provider IAR Systems and CPU IP provider Andes have announced their partnership to deliver optimized development...

November 30, 2018 08:15 PM

Bosch sends sensor system to ISS

Media -- Evertiq - Bosch in North America and Astrobotic Technology Inc. has entered into a research partnership to send experimental sensor technology...

November 30, 2018 08:14 PM

Three steps to powering defence

Media -- Components in Electronics - In many ways, the Internet of Things (IoT) embodies the spirit of the defence industry, with a unit of devices working...

November 30, 2018 08:09 PM

Relaxation oscillator could save power in IoT

Media -- eeNews Europe - A relaxation oscillator used as a picowatt wake-up timer could save power in rarely-active IoT sensor nodes 1000-fold,...

November 30, 2018 08:06 PM

Littelfuse 1121 PR_600V, 1A Power SIP Relay Provides Up to 4000V Input-to-Output Isolation for High-Performance Switching

Media -- Electronics Maker - Rated for up to 1A DC/1Arms continuous current load

IXYS Integrated Circuits Division,...

November 30, 2018 08:02 PM

Wind River Brings VxWorks Safety Portfolio to Cutting-Edge NXP Platforms

Business Wire -- Wind River(r), a leader in delivering IoT software to critical infrastructure, today announced expanded VxWorks(r) real-time operating system...

November 30, 2018 07:50 PM

Keyboard dampener prototype aims to reduce typing injuries

EE -- Arduino Blog - While we don't normally think of typing on a computer as a dangerous job, the U.S. Department of Labor reports that workers spend...

November 30, 2018 07:20 PM

New Verizon Developer Toolkit Makes IoT Projects Easy for Amazon Web Services Users

Globe Newswire -- Telecommunications - New DevKit Leverages Verizon's ThingSpace Platform for Secure Connectivity and Swift Deployment New DevKit Leverages Verizon's...

November 30, 2018 06:10 AM

November 29, 2018

Intel Labs

Electronics -- Intel - Intel Labs works with and sponsors leading researchers around the world. That includes prominent university science and technology centers,...

November 29, 2018 08:10 PM

The top 10 linear voltage regulator

Electronics -- SnapEDA - A linear voltage regulator is the basic building block of nearly every power supply used in electronics. It is so easy to use that...

November 29, 2018 08:10 PM

How to make global fiducials in Allegro

Electronics -- SnapEDA - Fiducial reference points are necessary in a circuit board if you are going to assemble your PCB using automated pick and place machines....

November 29, 2018 08:09 PM

First 12-bit, 29-kHz RGB LED driver family enables vivid color and seamless animation with zero audible noise

Electronics -- Texas Instruments - New LED drivers from TI help designers reduce power consumption and improve total system efficiency in human-machine interface...

November 29, 2018 08:05 PM

Six steps to build a custom IoT chip - as directed by Arm (Pt 2)

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - The sense to design and build a custom system-on-chip (SoC) is plain, we understand from an earlier companion piece....

November 29, 2018 07:53 PM

Teledyne image sensors power cameras onboard NASA's InSight Mission to Mars

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Color sensors from Teledyne's world-class semiconductor foundry will capture all images returned to Earth from Mars Color sensors...

November 29, 2018 07:44 PM