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June 20, 2018

A little Indian spice adds a new flavor sensation to the Arm Approved Design Partner program

Electronics -- ARM SoC - Black Pepper is one of those go-to spices that can bring out exciting new flavors in any recipe. So, imagine how I felt when I heard...

June 20, 2018 05:57 PM

June 19, 2018

The Industrial Internet Consortium Publishes Edge Computing in IIoT White Paper

Business Wire -- The Industrial Internet Consortium(r) (IIC(tm)), the world's leading organization transforming business and society by accelerating...

June 19, 2018 07:37 PM

IDC Forecasts Worldwide Technology Spending on the Internet of Things to Reach $1.2 Trillion in 2022

Think -- IDC - Worldwide spending on Internet of Things (IoT) technologies will experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6% over the 2017-2022...

June 19, 2018 05:56 PM

Accelerating into the future: Detecting velocity to help mmWave sensors understand their environment

Electronics -- TI - Multicore Mix - In the previous installment of this four-part series, I discussed how range helps millimeter wave (mmWave) radar sensors...

June 19, 2018 05:00 PM

What are the advantages of using JFET-input amplifiers in high-speed applications?

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - As an introduction to this post, let me provide some background. Voltage-feedback amplifiers are sometimes categorized based...

June 19, 2018 04:20 PM

How sensor technology is evolving to meet cold chain needs

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - With full compliance now in effect for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Sanitary Transportation Act, it's a good...

June 19, 2018 04:19 PM

Making Predictions About the Predictive Tech of ML

Electronics -- IoT Inc - Episode 110

AI today is getting better at learning. In fact, learning is what differentiates what we call AI from advanced analytics....

June 19, 2018 04:17 PM

June 18, 2018

Can Machine Learning Chips Help Develop Better Tools With Machine Learning?

Semiconductor Engineering -- New AI chips require an extreme level of architectural complexity, making routing a challenge.

June 18, 2018 05:11 PM

Leverage SIMO Switching Regulators in Hearables and Wearables

Electronic Design -- A multi-output-regulator topology using a single inductor meets the efficiency and size objectives...

June 18, 2018 03:37 AM

Synopsys Fusion Technology Enables Lower Power, Smaller Area, and Higher Performance on Samsung Foundry 7LPP Process with EUV

PR Newswire: Computer and Electronics -- Synopsys Design Platform with Fusion Technology(tm) delivers power, performance, and area benefits for Samsung Foundry's...

June 18, 2018 02:40 AM

National Instruments Adopts AccelerComm's 5G NR Polar IP

PR Newswire: Semiconductors -- AccelerComm has today announced its 5G NR polar IP has been adopted by National Instruments. The IP has been selected for use in National Instruments'...

June 18, 2018 02:37 AM

Synopsys IC Validator Certified by Samsung Foundry for 7nm Signoff Physical Verification

PR Newswire: Networks -- IC Validator certified by Samsung Foundry for physical signoff for Samsung Foundry's latest 7LPP process technology


June 18, 2018 02:33 AM

Semtech's LoRa Technology Is Leveraged by Kiwi Technology to Develop Smart Cities in Thailand

Business Wire -- Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announce...

June 18, 2018 02:24 AM

Thursday is Training Day Continues at the 55th Design Automation Conference

Business Wire -- Thursday is Training Day Continues at the 55th Design Automation Conference

June 18, 2018 02:20 AM

June 17, 2018

OpsRamp Introduces an AIOps Inference Engine

Enterprise -- InfoQ - ​​​​​​​Provider of a SaaS based IT operations management platform, OpsRamp, has announced OpsRamp...

June 17, 2018 06:47 PM

How to leverage the industrial internet of things

Enterprise -- ZDNet News - Manufacturer provides smart-connected products that offer a way to monitor critical parameters of its customers' equipment.

June 17, 2018 06:27 AM

Intel chip flaw: Math unit may spill crypto secrets to apps - modern Linux, Windows, BSDs immune

Enterprise -- The Register - Malware on Cores, Xeons may lift computations, mitigations in place or coming

Updated A security flaw within Intel Core and Xeon...

June 17, 2018 05:27 AM

June 16, 2018

Audio & Video

Electronics -- Intersil Products - From basic building blocks to highly integrated innovative solutions, Intersil offers a wide range of video products.

June 16, 2018 11:51 PM

SmartCash can sort and give out change

EE -- Arduino Blog - If you run a small business where transactions are made, handling out coins is a necessary part of the job. While a cash register...

June 16, 2018 11:04 PM

Meme Weaver guides users through fabric creation

EE -- Arduino Blog - We all need to wear clothes, but where do they come from? If you answered "the mall," then perhaps it's time to play a couple...

June 16, 2018 11:03 PM

An Automated Paper Cutter

EE -- Arduino Blog - Are scissors and manual paper cutters not working for you? Well, "Mr Innovative" has the solution in the form of an Arduino-driven...

June 16, 2018 11:03 PM

June 14, 2018

How to calculate the power dissipation of high-speed RS-485 transceivers

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - The RS-485 interface is widely used in industrial applications because of its robustness and long-distance communication capability....

June 14, 2018 05:46 PM

June 13, 2018

Nickel ferrite promotes capacity and cycle stability of lithium-sulfur battery

Life -- EurekAlert - Recently, Xue-Ping Gao and co-workers from Nankai University reported that nickel ferrite nanofibers via electrospinning technology...

June 13, 2018 05:10 PM

Shhh, keep it down (out-of-band noise, that is)

Electronics -- TI - Behind the Wheel - Nowadays, engineers designing audio systems for cars face many competing demands. Besides offering a superb audio experience,...

June 13, 2018 03:58 PM

Pull small planes around with this Arduino Mega-based tug

EE -- Arduino Blog - While there are many ways to move an airplane on the ground, Anthony DiPilato decided to create a "tug" of his own.

The treaded...

June 13, 2018 03:55 PM

Arduino here, there, and at all the EDU faires!

EE -- Arduino Blog - Arduino All Over

With the arrival of Spring, just prior to the ending of the academic year in Spain, teachers and education...

June 13, 2018 03:54 PM

June 12, 2018

Teal Communications raises $1M to provide broadband connectivity for IoT devices

GeekWire -- A Seattle-area startup has raised cash to fuel expansion of its mobile broadband service used by Internet of Things machine operators. Teal Communications...

June 12, 2018 04:10 PM

Intel Paves Way for Service Providers to Quickly Monetize 5G with New Infrastructure Reference Design

Electronics -- Intel - What's New: Intel today announced it has collaborated on a new 5G infrastructure reference design that enables communications service...

June 12, 2018 03:19 PM

This Arduino-controlled robot slithers like a snake

EE -- Arduino Blog - Would you like to create a robot that slithers from place to place like a snake? Well now you can, thanks to this bio-inspired...

June 12, 2018 03:16 PM

June 11, 2018

The 55th Design Automation Conference is Coming to Moscone West Center, San Francisco

Business Wire -- The 55th Design Automation Conference is Coming to Moscone West Center, San Francisco

June 11, 2018 08:55 PM

NXP's EdgeScale IoT management suite tapped for Linux gateways

LinuxGizmos.com -- NXP announced partnerships with Alibaba and six embedded equipment companies that are deploying its EdgeScale middleware for secure edge computing...

June 11, 2018 06:16 PM

Catalog of 116 open-spec hacker boards

LinuxGizmos.com -- This catalog accompanies our June 2018 reader survey of hacker-friendly, open-spec SBCs. Here, we provide recently updated descriptions, specs,...

June 11, 2018 06:16 PM

IoT has an obsolescence problem

Enterprise -- Network World News - The Internet of Things (IoT) is a long way from becoming a mature technology. From wearable devices to industrial sensors...

June 11, 2018 05:31 PM

Pasternack Introduces New Line of 40 GHz Skew Matched Cable Pairs for High-Speed Digital Testing

PR Newswire: Computer and Electronics -- Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has launched a new line of skew matched cables for use in high-speed...

June 11, 2018 04:21 PM

Pasternack Announces Private-Label Agreement with Planar Monolithics Industries, Inc.

PR Newswire: Electronics Perf Measurement -- Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, has signed an agreement with Planar Monolithics Industries, Inc....

June 11, 2018 03:58 PM

Synopsys Delivers AI-enhanced Digital Design Platform Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Design Implementation

PR Newswire: Electronics Perf Measurement -- Synopsys augments its Design Platform and revolutionary Fusion Technology with state-of-the-art machine-learning capabilities...

June 11, 2018 03:58 PM

Winbond Extends Performance of Serial NAND Flash Memory with 1Gbit Device with Maximum Data-Transfer Rate of 83MB/s

Business Wire -- Winbond announces the W25N01JW, a 1.8V, 1Gbit/2Gbit Serial NAND Flash memory for automotive apps; 83MB/s speeds via a Quad Serial Peripheral...

June 11, 2018 03:48 PM

Cadence's John Wall and Nimish Modi to Present at Nasdaq 38th Investor Conference in London

Business Wire -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS): WHO:John Wall, senior vice president and chief financial officer, and Nimish Modi, senior vice president,...

June 11, 2018 03:35 PM

Diodes Incorporated Introduces Industry-Leading, High-Speed, Multichannel Mux/Demux Signal Switch ICs, Clock Generators and Clock Buffers for PCIe(r) 4.0 Architecture and Other Applications up to 20Gbps

Business Wire -- Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within...

June 11, 2018 04:14 AM

Kulicke & Soffa to Participate at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2018

Business Wire -- Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) ("Kulicke & Soffa", "K&S" or the "Company"), announced today that it will be exhibiting at the...

June 11, 2018 02:54 AM

June 10, 2018

A DIY Automobile Black Box with Arduino Mega

EE -- Arduino Blog - If you'd like to monitor your driving habits, or perhaps keep them handy in the event of an accident, a "black box," or more...

June 10, 2018 11:38 PM

June 08, 2018

Understanding valley current limit

Electronics -- TI - Power House - The concept of current limit seems pretty straightforward: when you increase the output current of a DC/DC converter, at a...

June 08, 2018 06:13 PM

Deciphering Footprint Naming (Part 1)

Electronics -- SnapEDA - Some designers on SnapEDA have mentioned that they would like to better understand the naming convention we use for footprints, so...

June 08, 2018 05:06 PM

These high school students built their own vending machine

EE -- Arduino Blog - If you're a high school student and would appreciate a vending machine in class, what's to be done? Most of the time the answer...

June 08, 2018 05:05 PM

STM32 USB TCPM Software from STMicroelectronics Eases Migration to USB-PD 3.0 Power Delivery

Electronics -- STMicroelectronics News - Compliant with the USB Type-C Port Controller Interface (TCPCi) specification, and designed to manage a separate single-...

June 08, 2018 04:02 PM

June 07, 2018

Crappy IoT on the high seas: Holes punched in hull of maritime security

Enterprise -- The Register - Researchers able to nudge ships off course

Infosec Europe Years-old security issues mostly stamped out in enterprise technology...

June 07, 2018 04:03 PM

Building the Commodore that should have existed, an interview with Stefany Allaire

Electronics -- SnapEDA - Last month, the 100,000th hardware engineer registered on SnapEDA, so I thought it would be fun to reach out to learn more about what...

June 07, 2018 03:55 PM

Deciphering Our Footprint Naming Convention

Electronics -- SnapEDA - Standard IPC land patterns received a naming convention in the IPC-7351 standard. They consist of a prefix for the device type, the...

June 07, 2018 03:55 PM

The new PoE standard: It's almost here

Electronics -- TI - Power House - This July will mark six years since the beginning of the journey for IEEE P802.3bt, the IEEE standards project that will...

June 07, 2018 03:54 PM