Electronic Products & Technology


February 16, 2016 by Stephen Law

Hybrid memory cube compliance software speeds testing

KEYSIGHT N8839A HMC compliance test software application for hybrid memory cube (HMC) device and system testing helps memory design engineers accelerate turn-on and debug of HMC systems by automating the execution of transmitter physical-layer tests on firm’s Infiniium V-Series and…
February 7, 2016 by Stephen Law

15W wireless power transmitter IC connects to microcontroller

TOSHIBA TC7718FTG wireless power transmitter IC with a 15W transmission capability is connected to a microcontroller. Device realizes a wireless power transmitter system compliant with Qi, the standard defined by the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC). Firm’s original CD-0.13 process realizes…
February 4, 2016 by Stephen Law

Averna opens innovation lab in Atlanta to accelerate new product development

New office serves ITAR, RF signal processing & FPGA centre of excellence projects
January 29, 2016 by Stephen Law

AptoVision unveils new engine for advanced AV signal processing

Plethora: Multi-function chip replaces multi-chipset solutions
January 27, 2016 by Stephen Law

IoT MCU market to achieve $3.56B value

Grand View Research predicts by 2022
January 26, 2016 by Stephen Law

TTI adds Rohm to line card

TTI Inc., authorized distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical and discrete components, has entered into an authorized distribution partnership with Rohm Semiconductor. Rohm’s product portfolio includes leading edge silicon carbide MOSFETs and Schottky barrier diodes, sensors, optoelectronics, and power management ICs.…
January 1, 2016 by Stephen Law

Semiconductor accelerates design of IoT edge devices

LATTICE  iCE40 UltraPlus FPGA semiconductor device is a programmable mobile heterogeneous computing (MHC) solution that provides energy-efficiency. Product family delivers eight times more memory (1.1Mbit RAM), twice the digital signal processors (8x DSPs) and improved I/Os over previous generations. Available…
December 26, 2015 by Stephen Law

Silicon photonics service provides path to prototyping

Innovators across Canada’s National Design Network and around the world now have access to a new service for design and fabrication of silicon photonics circuits. CMC Microsystems is offering a comprehensive Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) service that enables silicon photonics innovators…
December 17, 2015 by Stephen Law

Smart SoCs link wearables to apps for WeChat users

DIALOG SEMICONDUCTOR WeChat SDK kit enables developers to quickly add energy-efficient Bluetooth connectivity between WeChat apps and wearables or other IoT devices. Development kit includes a protocol stack for the WeChat communication layer. The SDK is based on the DA1458x…
November 25, 2015 by Stephen Law

Microsemi to acquire PMC-Sierra

Microsemi Corp., a leading provider of semiconductor solutions, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PMC-Sierra Inc., a semiconductor and software solutions leader in storage, optical and mobile networks. The transaction is valued at approximately USD$2.5-billion. “We are pleased PMC has accepted…
November 19, 2015 by Stephen Law

ON Semi to acquire Fairchild Semi

Deal creates global leader in the power semiconductor market
November 14, 2015 by Stephen Law

Mouser adds three new product lines

Now stocking Seeed Studio, Melexis and Dialog Semiconductor