Electronic Products & Technology


August 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Central Semiconductor’s redesigns its website

Central Semiconductor Corp., Hauppauge NY, manufacturer of discrete semiconductors, has launched a new solutions-focused version of its website. The extensive rebuild of the front end and back end infrastructure is designed to enable designers to effortlessly explore the many possibilities…
August 10, 2018 by Myson Robles-Bruce, research manager, semiconductor value chain, IHS Markit

OEM semiconductor design spending to hit historic high

Break through on $300 billion ceiling achieved as robust demand continues unabated
August 9, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

LeddarTech delivers first LCA2 LiDAR chips to automotive partners

Samples and evaluation kits of industry’s first 3D SSL system-on-chip ships to first partners for autonomous driving applications
August 9, 2018 by Stephen Law

Bluetooth audio SoC helps create high-rez audio devices

MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY IS2064GM-0L3 fully-certified, Bluetooth 5-compliant System-on-Chip (SoC) with Sony’s LDAC audio codec technology allows OEMs to develop next-gen audio devices with an advanced codec, extending high-resolution audio beyond audiophiles and into mass market Bluetooth wireless products. Device comes in…
July 28, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

element14 community puts 5 engineers into reality series

‘The Path to Programmable’ takes newbies to FPGA/SoCs and train them to better understand the technology
July 22, 2018 by Stephen Law

TTI signs disty deal with Osram Opto Semis

TTI Inc., a specialty distributor of electronic components, has signed a distribution agreement with Osram Opto Semiconductors, a global leader in the optoelectronics industry, expanding TTI’s product offering to its valued customer base in North America.  Jeff Ray, TTI vice president…
July 20, 2018 by Stephen Law

Scalable digital controllers simplifies power supply design

RENESAS PMBus compliant, fully digital dc-dc controllers provide single output point-of-load (POL) conversions for FPGAs, DSPs, ASICs, network processors and general purpose system rails. Model ISL68300 with integrated MOSFET drivers and ISL68301 with PWM output simplify designing power supplies for…
July 19, 2018 by Dr. Murthy Renduchintala, group president Technology, Systems Architecture & Client Group and chief engineering officer at Intel Corp.

Intel at 50: Innovation platform for a new era

In the future, computing will evolve, adapt and become more diverse as it rises to new challenges and opportunities
July 19, 2018 by Stephen Law

Tiny 8-bit  MCUs increase functionality in sensor nodes

MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY AVR microcontrollers (MCUs) ATtiny3217 and ATtiny3216 provide advanced analog features and a large memory variant suitable for reliable operation in harsh environments. Devices come with built-in safety functions to help designers create robust and safe systems. Suitable for sensor…
July 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

Fujitsu completes post-K supercomputer CPU prototype, begins functionality trials

Fujitsu Ltd. and RIKEN recently announced that the joint development of post-K, a supercomputer that Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) has set forth as a successor to the K computer, is moving forward, with the…
July 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

Packages serve extreme demands of GaN, GaAs devices

STRATEDGE Line of packages meet the extreme demands of gallium nitride (GaN) and gallium arsenide (GaAs) semiconductor devices, serving the critical requirements of the telecom, mixed signal, VSAT, broadband wireless, satellite, military, test and measurement, automotive, down-hole, and MEMS markets.…
July 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Processors meet advanced A/V, smart home requirements

NXP Semiconductors i.MX 8M family of applications processors enables embedded designers to meet the new standards of user interface, intelligence and connectivity set by consumer electronic devices. Processors are suitable for increasing video, graphic, and audio system requirements for smarthome and smart IoT applications.…