Maxwell Technologies to design and produce Ultracapacitors for Mercedes Car Group
Maxwell Technologies, Inc. has announced that it has been awarded a contract by Mercedes Car Group to design and produce ultracapacitors for an advanced engineering hybrid-electric drive train program incorporating a braking energy recuperation system that enables it to increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions.
NEC launches two 32-bit ARM processor cores that can be used with its SoC design methodology
NEC Electronics Corporation has announced two 32-bit ARM processor cores that can be used with NEC Electronics' system-on-chip (SoC) design methodology to develop high-speed solutions for networking, wireless, digital consumer, imaging, storage, automotive and industrial applications. NEC Electronics' 90-nanometer, 700 MHz (931 MHz under nominal process conditions) dual-core implementation of the ARM11 MPCore multicore processor is the highest-performing ARM processor core on the market, while the NEC Electronics-implemented ARM926EJ-S processor core is the industry's fastest at 130 nm, clocking in at 400 MHz (532 MHz under nominal process conditions).
Mouse is designed specifically for travellers
Now available from cherrykeyboardsrus.co.uk, a joint venture website between Cherry Keyboards and Horsham based electronics component distributor, Aerco, is a new mouse specifically designed for people using laptops and notebooks in transit.
Angled Receptacle Isolators from Finisar
Finisar Corporation today introduced its new Angled Receptacle Isolators. These optical components increase the performance and reliability of laser transmitters used for optical communications. In addition, these isolators reduce the complexity and cost of optical communication systems. Demonstrations will be held in Finisar's booth #17048 at ECOC, September 17-19, 2007.
ARTiSAN demonstrates defence industry credentials at DSEi 2007
At Defence Systems and Equipment International 2007 (DSEi 2007, Stand 400), ARTiSAN Software Tools is showing the latest version of ARTiSAN Studio and demonstrating why it has become the tool suite of choice for the analysis, design and development of complex, mission critical systems in the defence and aerospace sectors.
Finisar Ships Industry’s First Fabry-Perot Laser DiodeOptical Components for 10GBASE-LRM Applications
Finisar Corporation today announced availability of the industry's only transmitter and receiver optical subassembly pairs (TOSA/ROSA) for the IEEE 10GBASE-LRM standard using Fabry-Perot lasers and PIN detectors. Several innovations introduced with these devices extend performance, conserve power, and expand control. Demonstrations will be held in Finisar's booth #17048 at ECOC, September 17-19, 2007.
Full Colour 1.7in OLED module from Digital Displays.
The latest OLED module in Digital Displays new line up of OLED products is the DDL-128160-177, a full colour module with a resolution of 128 x 160 dots and an active area of 35.01 x 28.01 mm. The display provides up to 262K colours and operates at 3.0V.
OLED modules from Digital Displays include replacements for recently announced discontinued units
A complete new OLED line up from Digital Displays includes replacements for recently announced discontinued modules. The first two modules available are 2.7 inch and 2.4 inch 128x64 resolution displays with a choice of yellow or green pixel colours.
Analog Devices and SIDSA Demonstrate DVB-H on the Blackfin processor
Analog Devices has announced that it will demonstrate DVB-H receiver technology running on the Blackfin processor at the IBC conference, in Amsterdam, September 7-11. Working with SIDSA, a provider of broadband access semiconductors and Digital TV systems, the technology demonstration will showcase Blackfin handling all software tasks in a SIDSA-DVB-H module.
Arrow wins Bourns partner award
Arrow Electronics has been named "Design-in and new business creation partner" in the Bourns distributor awards. The selection is based on data in various criteria, including the number of design opportunities uncovered, quantity of new customers and volume of new product design successes.
High Performance Terrestrial DTV Demodulator from NEC
NEC Electronics Corporation has introduced the second generation orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) demodulation LSI, to facilitate compact and low-price set-top boxes (STB) and integrated digital TV (iDTV) with high quality reception of European digital terrestrial broadcasts.
Denon chooses Analog Devices’ SHARC processors to enable next generation high-definition Dolby and DTS audio formats in new flagship audio/video receivers
Analog Devices, Inc. today announced that Denon Brand Company has adopted ADI's SHARC® processors for the company's newest audio/video receivers (AVRs), including its flagship Denon AVR-5308CI and flagship preamplifier AVP-A1HD. In these state-of-the-art products and several other models in Denon's AVR lineup, SHARC audio processing and Denon's unique technology enable new-generation high definition audio formats in superior quality: Dolby® True HD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD Master Audio, and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio.
Low Cost MPEG Decoders Support Audio Description for UK DTT Services
NEC Electronics has announced today that several of its existing MPEG decoders already available in mass production are supporting the DVB Audio Description Services, as supported by DTT in the UK. Making use of the performance of its devices available today, NEC Electronics devices are already capable of decoding in parallel the main MPEG audio service and the Audio Description services on chip, and mixing the two signals for the output to the Television.
Audi entertainment experience defined by Analog Devices Blackfin and SHARC processors
Redefining luxury driving through a broad array of signal processing technologies, Analog Devices Inc. has announced that its Blackfin and SHARC processors will provide the highest quality in-cabin entertainment systems to drivers of the new Audi A5 Coupé. With the new vehicle, Audi has moved to distinguish its driver experience through advanced electronic features. Leveraging the power of ADI's advanced digital signal processing (DSP) technologies; the new A5 includes the Audi Symphony and Concert advanced digital radios, a Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) option, a 6-CD changer and a MultiMedia Device Interface for connecting to personal media players. ADI processors provide all audio decoding and processing functions, communications protocol processing, and all control processing for the Audi's highly intuitive driver interface.
NEC and Dwight Cavendish Systems release the integration of DCS analogue copy protection into the EMMA series
NEC Electronics and Dwight Cavendish Systems (DCS) are pleased to announce the integration of DCS analogue copy protection into the EMMA series of devices from NEC Electronics. DCS analogue copy protection system uses patented copy protection strategies. The EMMA family of MPEG decoder products from NEC Electronics deliver digital video in a system on a chip designed for the DVB and Satellite markets, Terrestrial, Cable, and IP, including Digital Video Recorder markets. Operators now have a choice of analogue copy protection solutions, from off the shelf solutions from NEC Electronics. The first device to integrate DCS technology is the NEC Electronics EMMA2SE/P, a secure MPEG2 SD DVR device.
Low-Cost DaVinci Processor Spurs Growth for Portable, HD Video Applications
Driving the market growth for next-generation, portable, high-definition (HD) video products, Texas Instruments today announced the availability of a new DaVinci processor with ARM host control and complete development tools. At a price of less than $10, the new TMS320DM355 digital media processor provides HD video performance and double the battery life of today's HD products.
Popcatcher Uses Blackfin To Bring Award Winning Music Technology To Market
PopCatcher, a Swedish developer of innovative audio technologies and products today announced the availability of its PopCatcher software, hardware module, and Ripper, an integrated FM radio with PopCatcher technology. The patented PopCatcher technology allows a user to record programming from any broadcast source and automatically extract the music as a series of MP3 files, leaving out the talk and advertising. The result is a radio that plays only the music. The resulting files are compatible with all devices that support MP3 playback.
ARTiSAN Studio’s comprehensive UML and SysML modelling support on show at ESS 2007
At ESS 2007 (Stand 108), ARTiSAN Software Tools will demonstrate the comprehensive UML and SysML modelling support available in ARTiSAN Studio 6.2, the latest version of its integrated suite of collaborative modelling tools for requirements analysis, specification, design and development of complex, mission-critical systems and software engineering.
Omron ECB creates Global Management Team
Omron Electronic Components Business (ECB) has established a new Global Management Structure with Regional Chief Operating Officers under Masashi Nakano, Chief Executive Officer, Global Business development and Soichi Yukawa, ECB President.
Downconverting active RF mixer for 3G & WiMAX Basestations
The LT5557, a new high linearity, 3.3V, downconverting active RF mixer from Linear Technology elevates receiver dynamic range performance while extending bandwidth capability to cover 3G and WiMAX basestation frequencies to 3.8 GHz. The LT5557 offers 24.7 dBm IIP3, noise figure of 11.7 dB, and 2.9 dB of gain at 1.95 GHz. Its performance remains robust at WiMAX frequencies with 23.5 dBm IIP3, and 1.7 dB of gain at 3.6GHz. This performance is achieved with a low -3dBm LO input drive level, enabling best-in-class LO isolation performance.
H.264/VC-1 video decoder IC from Toshiba
Toshiba Electronics Europe (TEE) has expanded its family of integrated devices for digital television applications by launching a single-chip H.264/VC-1 video decoder IC. The new TC90490XBG decoder will help designers of high definition (HD) televisions, digital set top boxes and IPTV-based applications to quickly build both H.264 and VC-1 decoding functions into their applications. The IC is designed to work with an external scaling and processing IC, with data shared between the two via a PCI bus. It is controlled by the external companion IC with a PCI bus.
Single chip scan rate converter supports 1080p high definition applications
Toshiba Electronics Europe (TEE) has launched a single chip solution for television manufacturers looking to improve picture quality through the conversion of conventional 50Hz and 60Hz frame rates to 100Hz and 120Hz respectively. In addition to reducing component count, the new device is the first fully integrated IC to support full high definition video applications.
New Catalogue from Intertronics - Practical Components New 2007 Catalogue
Intertronics are known as a a great source of ideas for engineers in high technology, high performance assembly industries - so those with a special interest in PCB assembly, Soldering and Surface Mount will be delighted with the new Practical Components catalogue, available free from Intertronics, either downloadable from their website at www.intertronics.co.uk or as free hard copy by post.
Secure Data, Two-Port Multiplexer is a first says Fairchild
Fairchild Semiconductor's FSSD06 is said to be the first multiplexer that supports high voltage and dual voltage secure digital (SD)/secure digital I/O (SDIO)/ multimedia cards, creating the ability to expand the ASIC and the baseband processor SDIO port. The FSSD06 is ideal for use in multi-functional portable applications such as GPS devices, cell phones, digital cameras, MP3 players and printers. This secure data, two-port multiplexer enables a 1.8V host processor to interface with high-voltage and dual-voltage cards, providing seamless, bi-directional communication while consuming only 1µA of battery power.
SMD PIR sensor increases detection accuracy and saves space
Murata technology and new pyroelectric ceramic materials have led to the launch of a lead-free, surface-mount pyroelectric infrared (PIR) sensor, now available from TTI, Inc. Until now, the lack of a surface-mount PIR has limited the market for human detection use.
Monitor provides accurate current measurement at low cost
Zetex Semiconductors has introduced a low cost current monitor producing a current output signal with an accuracy as high as 1%. Housed in the 5-pin SOT23 package and with a wide, 2.5V to 20V, common mode voltage range, the ZXCT1020 provides a versatile current measurement solution for a wide range of applications from low voltage portables through to automotive circuitry.
Microcontroller is NEC's first to Pass the FlexRay Conformance Test
NEC Electronics has introduced the V850E/PHO3, a new microcontroller for automotive chassis applications. The V850E/PHO3 is the first NEC Electronics device featuring an embedded FlexRay Communication Controller based on the E-Ray IP licensed from Robert Bosch GmbH.
ONELAN to supply Digital Signage for prestigious head teachers’ conference
Digital Signage Specialist, ONELAN, has announced that it will be outfitting the prestigious Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Annual Conference (HMC) - to be held at the Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth, 1st - 4th October - with Digital Signage. ONELAN has identified the education sector as one which could benefit immensely from the installation of Digital Signage, as a means of keeping all pupils – and staff – up to date with important class and safety information, as well as notification of upcoming social and sporting events.
Sonitor and Arrow build strategic partnership to support development and manufacture of indoor positioning systems
Sonitor Technologies has confirmed Arrow as one of the company's preferred supplier partners for electronic technologies deployed in the company's latest ultrasound indoor positioning system (IPS). The relationship with Arrow covers the supply of components, technical engineering support and advanced supply chain solutions that support the global nature of Sonitor's business.
New online resource centre simplifies Ferrite selection
ACAL Technology and EPCOS announce an extensive, new online resource which simplifies and speeds the selection process for ferrite components. The new ferrite design centre at www.acaltechnology.co.uk/ferrites features a free design tool as well as comprehensive information on ferrite materials, data on all EPCOS ferrites and accessories, and a list of ACAL Technology's inventory of EPCOS ferrites.
ChipX XPath Methodology Enables Seamless Migration from Structured ASIC to Standard Cell
ChipX Inc. today announced a new methodology that enables customers to launch their products quickly with a Structured ASIC and then seamlessly migrate their design to a Standard Cell device once the product features and market potential have been validated. The methodology, called XPath, enables customers to get products to market quickly and inexpensively and will play a valued role in the production of ASICs for a wide variety of applications, including consumer electronics and embedded products.
Altium ends financial year with continued solid growth, strong cash balance
Altium Limited the developer of unified electronic product design solutions, has confirmed its final financial results for the financial year ending 30 June, 2007. Altium ended the financial year with a cash balance of $10.7 million, up 68%. Revenues grew 18%, and sales grew 26%. As a result, Altium proposes to provide a return to shareholders of 6 cents per share in the form of a capital reduction, subject to shareholder approval at the company's forthcoming annual general meeting. For the financial year ending 30 June, 2007, sales were $57.5 million, up 26% from $45.5 million for the corresponding period a year ago.
Hot-swap protection IC uses Hall-effect current sensing
The ACS760 from Allegro MicroSystems Europe is a hot-swap protection IC designed for 12 V high-side applications. The new device combines Allegro's Hall-effect current sensing technology with hot-swap control circuitry, resulting in a highly efficient integrated controller. No external sense resistor is required, resulting in greatly reduced I2R losses in the power path.
Cherry to aid Pasque Charity with keyboards, mice and recycling of mobile phones
Cherry has started a program to aid the Pasque Charity by donating keyboards and mice for sale in their charity shops and by starting a mobile phone recycle campaign throughout the company. For every old phone recycled, the Pasque Charity will receive £5.00, while taking care of environmental issues associated with the disposal of mobile phones.
Industrial automation and control components featured Quick Pick guide
Just published by Hawco Controls is the company's latest 30-page Quick Pick focus product guide, which details over 700 product ranges that are always available off the shelf for immediate delivery. Alongside products such as relays from Song Chuan, and miniature and disk thermostats, thermal fuses and cut-outs, thermistors and motor and transformer protection devices from Microtherm, the Quick Pick shortform catalogue lists: switches, fans, heaters, contactors, heatsinks, sensors, reflectors, controllers, thermometers, timeswitches, lamps counters, circuit breakers, transmitters, emergency stop buttons, terminal blocks, inlet connectors, probes, bimetallic elements, extension cables, compression glands, housings, filters, thermocouples, and more.
Texas Instruments opens Customer Support Center in Prague
Building on its commitment to provide semiconductor solutions to fast growing markets, Texas Instruments has announced that it has opened a new Customer Support Center and representative office in Prague (Czech Republic), adding to existing recently established offices in Warsaw, Moscow and Istanbul and providing new levels of support to Eastern European markets by extending its local customer service. TI also now offers a toll-free number for its European Customer Support Center (00800 ASK TEXAS), available in 26 countries across the region and allowing customers to speak directly to a TI technical expert in ten languages.
Finisar Delivers Industry’s First 10GbE Protocol Analyzer for FCoE
Finisar Corporation has announced availability of the Xgig 10GbE Analyzer, said to be the industry's first and only protocol analyzer which supports the recent ANSI Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) initiative. Finisar's Xgig is the industry's workhorse for testing all key storage protocols such as Fibre Channel, SAS/SATA, Ethernet and iSCSI. The FCoE analyzer is based on the company's 10GbE Xgig product and Expert software extensively used by most of the leading storage system manufacturers.
3M Digital Signage Announces Reseller Training Workshops
Following interest in its digital signage technologies at recent tradeshows, 3M has announced a series of training workshops for existing and potential UK or Ireland resellers at the 3M Centre in Bracknell, Berkshire. The one-day events are aimed at resellers seeking a more in-depth understanding about Vikuiti Rear Projection Displays and 3M Digital Signage software to enable successful sales promotion and specification of the products to their customers.
Quad and Dual Port Gigabit Discrete Isolation Transformer Modules are 50 Percent Smaller
Focus EDL introduces the industry's smallest gigabit quad and dual port discrete isolation transformer modules. Produced by Pulse, these new gigabit modules are 50 percent smaller than currently available modules. Taking advantage of ball grid array (BGA) technology, these surface mount modules are solder bumped and tested for easy surface mount attachment to the PCB for computer, telecommunications, and networking applications such as Power over Ethernet (PoE), small office home office (SOHO), hubs, routers, and switches.
TI Acquires Integrated Circuit Designs, Inc. to Expand Low-Power RF
Texas Instruments has announced that it has acquired Integrated Circuit Designs, Inc. (ICD), a privately-held company that specializes in the design of radio-frequency (RF) integrated circuits (ICs). Combining ICD's design expertise with TI's extensive high-performance analog and low-power microcontroller product portfolio will enhance TI's ability to provide industry-leading low-power RF solutions for industrial, commercial and consumer applications.
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