Electronic Products & Technology

September 12, 2017 by Kim Rowe, CEO and founder of RoweBots Ltd.

Speed the development of wearable devices with a solid, targeted platform

The IoT world is expanding on all fronts, including the demand for wearable devices for a range of consumer needs and also for medical devices that can free wearers from home confinement. A targeted MCU/RTOS combination with the proper features can speed development for successful designs.
August 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

Next-gen in-circuit debugger boosts speed, flexibility

MICROCHIP MPLAB ICD 4 in-circuit programming and debugging development tool for firm’s PIC microcontroller (MCU) and dsPIC digital signal controller portfolios includes all the features of the popular MPLAB ICD 3 tool while adding increased speed through a faster processor…
July 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

Low power microcontrollers come with USB support, peripherals

MICROCHIP PIC32MM ‘GPM’ microcontrollers (MCUs) are eXtreme Low Power (XLP) devices that provide large memory in small packages, including ample battery life for space-constrained applications. With the inclusion of several connectivity options, Core Independent Peripherals and feature-rich development boards, devices…
June 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

System in package supports wirelessly connected designs

MICROCHIP SAM R30 System in Package (SiP) incorporates an ultra-low power single-chip RF microcontroller (MCU) with an 802.15.4 sub-GHz radio, providing multi-year battery life in a compact 5mm package. Device delivers design flexibility and proven reliability all in a small…
January 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

Low-power microcontrollers enable IoT designs

MICROCHIP  PIC24 ‘GA7’ family of 256 KB Flash memory 16-bit microcontrollers (MCU) enable cost-effective designs for Internet of Things (IoT) sensor nodes, portable medical devices and industrial control applications. Product family enables developers to cut power consumption, cost and space.…