2016-12-02 - TE Connectivity

Press-fit stacking connectors match VPX daughtercard layout

Press-fit stacking connectors satisfy the need for 10Gb/s digital signals in high density packaging.

2016-11-22 - Vishay Intertechnology

Bi-directional TVS offers up to 36V breakdown voltage

The TVS features patented PAR construction for a temperature range of −65°C to 185°C.

2016-09-19 - Graham Prophet

PCB tech shrinks designs with 25µm linewidth

DenciTec enables the production of circuits with extremely high density without the disadvantages of the established manufacturing processes.

2016-09-01 - TDK

Audio line filter features up to 2.5GHz attenuation

The MAF1005G can suppress the spurious emissions from cellular bands by up to 50dB.

2016-06-19 - None

Zynq UltraScale+ family sees streamlined dual-core devices

The new family enables the development of flexible, standards-based platforms by providing 5X system-level performance/watt and any-to-any connectivity with the security and safety required for next-generation systems.

2016-06-15 - Rick Merritt

Apple takes on Google with smart home, AI ecosystem

Developers can now tap into Apple’s Siri voice search for the first time using the latest APIs.

2016-06-09 - None

Latest SDSoC accelerates C/C++ based programming

Xilinx extends SDSoC development environment that enables software-defined programming of the 16nm Zynq Ultrascale+ MPSoC.

2016-06-07 - Benabadji Noureddine

MCU performs as voltmeter

Here's how you can employ PIC microcontroller and FETs to enable a four-digit voltmeter.

2016-06-06 - Naveen Narang, Venkata Krishna

ASIC/SoC designs: Custom corner characterisation

Characterisation tools these days offer a good solution for extracting the best performance out of an ASIC/SoC for any specified PVT operating conditions.

- Charles Small

MCU offers inexpensive analogue-to-digital conversion

This versatile conversion circuit detects and displays signal's peak value. It offers a low-cost analogue-to-digital conversion and a three-digit, seven-segment display.

2016-06-02 - Imperas

OVP Fast Processor Model aimed at Renesas RL78 CPU

The RL78 model, developed by eSOL TRINITY, Imperas’ partner in Japan, provides technical support for Imperas customers as well as services for embedded software development.

2016-05-26 - Jay Thomas

Basics of software standards compliance (Part 7)

In this instalment, we will look at some examples of the documentation produced during the development lifecycle for safety-critical software.