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June 19, 2019

MathWorks Enhances Academic Research with New Unlimited Scaling and Collaboration Opportunities in MATLAB

Business Wire -- MathWorks offers expanded access to MATLAB Parallel Server to help speed academic research.

June 19, 2019 05:51 PM

Intel Offers Computer-Powered 'Echolocation' Tech and Artificial Intelligence Research at CVPR 2019

Electronics -- Intel - Intel is presenting a series of research papers at the Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. The research has the potential...

June 19, 2019 04:17 PM

June 17, 2019

X-Fab and Efabless announce Raven open-source RISC-V microcontroller

Media -- DIGITIMES - X-Fab Silicon Foundries, an analog/mixed-signal and specialty foundry, and crowd-sourcing IC platform partner Efabless, has announced...

June 17, 2019 03:55 AM

Why Chips Are Getting Noisier

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - In the past, designers only had to worry about noise for sensitive analog portions of a design. Digital circuitry...

June 17, 2019 01:01 AM

Banana Pi BPI-M4 is a $38 single-board computer with 4K video support

Tech -- Liliputing - At first glance, the Banana Pi BPI-M4 looks like a Raspberry Pi 3 clone. And it kind of is - the single-board computer even has...

June 17, 2019 12:04 AM

June 16, 2019

Teledyne e2v's Emerald 67M, Ultra-high Resolution Image Sensor Now Available

Electronics -- E2V - The sensor uses TowerJazz's best-in-class 2.5um global shutter pixel that doubles the resolution for the same optical format


June 16, 2019 02:11 AM

USB Type-C Port Switch from Diodes Incorporated Enables Latest Mobile Devices to Continue Supporting Legacy Data and Audio Signals

Electronics -- Diodes Inc - Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) today announced the PI3A6386 USB Type-C(tm) multimedia port switch, designed to enable manufacturers...

June 16, 2019 02:10 AM

Synopsys Achieves ISO 9001 Certification for IP Quality Management System

EE -- Synopsys - Continuous Commitment to Development of High-quality DesignWare IP Lowers Risk and Accelerates Time-to-Market for SoC Designs

June 16, 2019 01:15 AM

Unleash the Full Potential of Your Micro Speakers with Maxim's DSM Smart Amplifier

Media -- Electronics Maker - MAX98390 5.1W Dynamic Speaker Management (DSM) Smart Amplifier integrates speaker protection to deliver up to 2.5x loudness...

June 16, 2019 12:46 AM

PTC Supercharges Vuforia Augmented Reality Platform with New Technology, Acquisition, Customers, and Collaborations

Business Wire -- PTC announces new initiatives to fuel its AR business and strengthen the award-winning Vuforia Augmented Reality (AR) platform.

June 16, 2019 12:35 AM

Spirit Electronics and EPC to Provide Data Packs for eGaN(r) Power Devices

Business Wire -- Spirit Electronics announces a partnership with EPC to provide an expanded range of manufacturing lot-specific data services for their...

June 16, 2019 12:34 AM

June 15, 2019

6 ways to make enterprise IoT cost effective

Enterprise -- Network World News - There's little question that the internet of things (IoT) holds enormous potential for the enterprise, in everything from...

June 15, 2019 10:52 PM

June 14, 2019

AMD Announces 16-Core Ryzen 9 3950X 7nm Desktop CPU

Tech -- ExtremeTech - AMD announced its new 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X at E3 this week. 7nm has been exceedingly good to the company.

June 14, 2019 04:39 PM

Arm Cortex M23-Based MCUs Feature FreeRTOS Kernel Support

EE -- Circuit Cellar - Nuvoton Technology has announced that it is demonstrating the capability of FreeRTOS kernel support with the NuMicro M2351 Series....

June 14, 2019 03:56 PM

Secure Wi-Fi MCU Provides IoT Connectivity Solution

EE -- Circuit Cellar - Espressif Systems has announced the release of the ESP32-S2 Secure Wi-Fi MCU, a highly integrated, low-power, 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi...

June 14, 2019 03:56 PM

MCUs with EtherCAT Target Industrial Applications

EE -- Circuit Cellar - Renesas Electronics has introduced the RX72M Group of RX MCUs featuring an EtherCAT slave controller for industrial Ethernet...

June 14, 2019 03:56 PM

An Executive's Guide to Enterprise Digital Transformation with IoT

TMCnet -- IoT implementation is clearly growing, with more and more businesses seeking new solutions; however it can at first be a challenge to grasp the...

June 14, 2019 03:51 PM

June 13, 2019

PTC Widens Solution Portfolio on Microsoft Azure to Accelerate Customers' Digital Transformation

Business Wire -- PTC announces expansion of strategic alliance with Microsoft by delivering its Windchill PLM solution on Microsoft Azure.

June 13, 2019 04:57 PM

Building Connected Experiences Starts with IoT's 3 Core Business Scenarios

Think -- Forrester Blogs - Clients often ask us - how does IoT or smart home technology affect my market and company? Arielle, Annalise and I worked with...

June 13, 2019 04:52 PM

June 12, 2019

System basis chips 101: A beginner's guide to CAN, CAN FD and LIN SBCs

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - What is a system basis chip (SBC)?

SBCs are simply integrated circuits that integrate Controller Area Network (CAN) or Local...

June 12, 2019 05:02 PM

June 10, 2019

Teradyne ships its 4,000th 'Eagle' semiconductor test system to MPS

Media -- Robotics and Automation News - Teradyne says it has shipped its 4,000th Eagle Test System, hitting a new sales success milestone for its Eagle...

June 10, 2019 05:56 PM

#446 - An Interview with Pete Bevelacqua

The Amp Hour Electronics Podcast -- Pete Bevelacqua joins Chris to talk about antenna design and testing at companies like Apple, Boeing and Nest. Pete reviews what is required...

June 10, 2019 04:14 PM

Analog Devices' New Multi-Channel, Mixed-Signal RF Converter Platform Expands Call Capacity

Media -- eBOM - Analog Devices, Inc. introduced a mixed-signal front-end (MxFE) RF data converter platform that combines high-performance analog and digital...

June 10, 2019 04:08 PM

PTC Extends Windchill PLM Platform by Integrating Requirements, Systems and Software Engineering Capabilities

Business Wire -- PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) today announced from the sold-out LiveWorx(r)19 digital transformation conference the enhancement of...

June 10, 2019 04:04 PM

Getting started with deep learning models on Arm Cortex-A with MATLAB

Electronics -- ARM Tools - MathWorks enables engineers to get started quickly and makes ML possible without having to become an expert. Learn about the power...

June 10, 2019 03:35 PM

Single-Port USB Smart Hub ICs Optimize System Costs for Automotive Manufacturers

Electronics -- Microchip - Product - Single-Port USB Smart Hub ICs Optimize System Costs for Automotive Manufacturers

June 10, 2019 03:35 PM

Dead Bug Arduino Is Lively And Shield-Compatible

EE -- Hackaday - Microcontroller demo boards such as the Arduino UNO are ubiquitous on Hackaday as the brains of many a project which inevitably does...

June 10, 2019 02:04 AM

Altium Releases Altium Designer 19.1 and Free Tool for Online Design Visualization

Media -- EDACafe - Altium Designer 19.1 incorporates customer-driven enhancements in stability and performance

June 10, 2019 01:41 AM

New multicore STM32MP1 microprocessor with Linux OS now available

Media -- eBOM - STM32MP1 microprocessor series with dual Arm(r) Cortex(r)-A7 and Cortex(r)-M4 Cores

A general-purpose microprocessor portfolio enabling...

June 10, 2019 01:40 AM

June 09, 2019

ABB pilots industrial AI application using 5G

EE -- Enterprise IoT Insights - ABB said it is currently piloting what it claims to be the world's first industrial artificial intelligence application...

June 09, 2019 06:52 AM

June 07, 2019

June 06, 2019

Designing In The Cloud

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - Amazon AWS was launched back in 2006. Web based services such as Netflix and Expedia were early adopters, and AWS...

June 06, 2019 03:52 PM

Polymer Tantalum Chip Capacitors with ESR Down to 7mohm

Media -- PowerPulse.net - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. today announced that the company has extended its T55 series of vPolyTan(tm) surface-mount polymer...

June 06, 2019 03:49 PM

Choosing the right SOA for your design: discrete FETs vs. power blocks

Electronics -- TI - Power House - In power semiconductors, design engineers use the safe operating area (SOA) to determine whether it's possible to safely operate...

June 06, 2019 03:20 PM

Mobile Studio 2019.1 now available

Electronics -- ARM Graphics - Arm announces the release of Arm Mobile Studio 2019.1, an update to our suite of Android profiling tools for Arm CPUs and Mali...

June 06, 2019 03:20 PM

Design Compact True Wireless Earbuds with Microchip's Bluetooth Audio System-on-Chip (SoC)

Electronics -- Microchip - Product - Design Compact True Wireless Earbuds with Microchip's Bluetooth Audio System-on-Chip (SoC)

June 06, 2019 03:20 PM

You Don't Need That Bulky CRT Oscilloscope Anymore

EE -- Hackaday - While it might be nice to use a $4,000 oscilloscope in a lab at a university or well-funded corporate environment, a good portion...

June 06, 2019 03:03 PM

NXP unveils first GaN-on-SiC transistor for 2.45GHz RF energy surpassing efficiency of most magnetrons

Media -- Semiconductor Today - At the IEEE's International Microwave Symposium (IMS 2019) in Boston, MA, USA (4-6 June), NXP Semiconductors N.V. of Eindhoven,...

June 06, 2019 04:51 AM

Cadence launches Cloud Passport Partner Program

Media -- eeNews Europe - Cadence Design Systems' new Cadence Cloud Passport Partner Program gives its customers a proven and easier path to the...

June 06, 2019 04:49 AM

Remaining switched on to silicon-based electronics

Life -- Phys.org - The difficulty of further increasing the power conversion efficiency of silicon-based components in power electronics seems to indicate...

June 06, 2019 04:22 AM

Quick Fix is a social media vending machine

EE -- Arduino Blog - Do you want to grow your popularity on social media? Sure, there are those online services that could give your audience a boost,...

June 06, 2019 02:55 AM

June 05, 2019

Arduino SIM extends availability around the world

EE -- Arduino Blog - Hot on the heels of announcing the launch of the Arduino SIM in the US, we're very pleased to further roll out availability of...

June 05, 2019 06:06 PM

Think you know Arduino? Show off your skills with the Arduino Certification Program

EE -- Arduino Blog - The first-ever Arduino certification is now available in Asia, Australia/NZ, the Middle East and Africa, and the Americas (excluding...

June 05, 2019 06:06 PM

Small particles can have big consequences for electronics in space missions

Life -- Phys.org - Several space missions planned by the European Space Agency and NASA have their target set on Jupiter and its moons. The extraordinarily...

June 05, 2019 05:42 PM

GaN Makes a Frontal Attack on Silicon Power MOSFETS

Electronics -- EPC - Today's GaN FETs are improving rapidly in size and performance. The benchmark devices are still 300 times away from their theoretical performance...

June 05, 2019 05:37 PM

June 04, 2019

Design Automation Conference, World's Premier Electronics System Design Event, to Co-Locate with SEMICON West in 2020

Business Wire -- Design Automation Conference, World's Premier Electronics System Design Event, to Co-Locate with SEMICON West in 2020

June 04, 2019 09:23 PM

Cadence Introduces the Spectre X Simulator, a Massively Parallel Circuit Simulator Delivering Up to 10X Faster Simulation with the Same Golden Accuracy

Business Wire -- Cadence Design Systems today announced the Spectre X Simulator, a massively parallel circuit simulator.

June 04, 2019 09:22 PM

Machine learning for sensors

Life -- Phys.org - Today microcontrollers can be found in almost any technical device, from washing machines to blood pressure meters and wearables....

June 04, 2019 05:35 PM