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Dual-voltage Serial Cards

October 19, 2006 8:40 am | Product Releases | Comments announces a line of dual-voltage PCI Serial Cards with a distinctive feature that allows users to easily remap com port settings to comply with legacy software applications. Remapping functionality was previously not available in PCI cards, causing problems for anyone utilizing legacy software that requires specific com ports to be mapped....

EM Microelectronic Uses RFID Technology to Link Distinct Objects

October 18, 2006 11:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

EM Microelectronic, the semiconductor company of the Swatch Group, has successfully implemented a number of projects where physical objects are logically bound or "paired" together using RFID technology. This means that new RFID applications are emerging outside of traditional transportation, access control and animal identification markets....

CSR Launches Wireless VoIP Phone

October 18, 2006 11:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

CSR plc introduces a VoIP phone based on the company's UniFi single-chip WiFi technology. CSR has designed UniVox to enable manufacturers to produce wireless phones for residential use at low cost and lowest power with up to 20 hours talk time and 400 hours standby time from typical handset batteries, using latest generation access points....


Dragonwave to Provide Licensed Wireless Ethernet Backhaul

October 11, 2006 12:21 pm | Product Releases | Comments

DragonWave Inc a leading global supplier of next-generation wireless networks, today announced EarthLink (NASDAQ:ELNK) has selected the company’s AirPair solution for Licensed Wireless Ethernet backhaul in their municipal wireless network deployments. EarthLink has already been selected as the operator in Philadelphia, New Orleans as well as Anaheim and Milpitas, California....

FOTA Solutions on Mobile Phones

October 11, 2006 12:21 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Red Bend Software, a provider of firmware over-the-air (FOTA) updating solutions for mobile phones, has concluded an agreement with NEC Corporation of Japan to install Red Bend’s vCurrent® Mobile FOTA updating technology on NEC’s mobile phones. NEC will begin shipping mobile devices with the Red Bend update client in the fall of 2006....

Secure, Encrypted Remote Control Technology

October 11, 2006 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Linx Technologies introduces CipherLinx™, a security for Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) and remote control devices. The secure, encrypted technology offers an advanced level of security and features. CipherLinx is based on a core algorithm called Skipjack, developed by the United States National Security Agency (NSA)....

Timing System offers Timing Debug Features

October 11, 2006 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. extends the capabilities of the Cadence® Encounter® digital IC design platform with the addition of its Encounter Timing System. This system provides customers a single source and consistent view of timing, signal integrity and power — from design and physical implementation, through final signoff analysis....

Configurable Processor Core

October 11, 2006 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

The configurable ARC™ 725D processor core is a complete processor product for complex system-on-chips (SoCs) targeted at demanding applications in consumer, networking, automotive and other markets. The 725D core's configurable memory architecture makes it appropriate for RTOS-based applications....


Thermal Sensor features 2 SMBus™ Serial Ports

October 11, 2006 11:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX6638, a ±.0°C accurate thermal sensor with two independent SMBus™ serial ports. The dual SMBus interface allows a GPU card controller and a CPU board controller access the temperature data of the GPU chip and graphics card, thereby eliminating communication errors....

5 W Power Amplifier for WiMAX Basestation Applications

October 11, 2006 11:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Z-Communications, Inc. announces a high linearity power amplifier (5 W average) for emerging 802.16 WiMAX basestation applications. The first in the series of power amplifier products for WiMAX, the ZPA3436-5W, operates over 3.4 to 3.6 GHz band with the typical gain of 46 dB and 37 dBm OFDM output power for 64 QAM, coding, 3....

Oscilloscope Helps Locate Problems Faster

October 11, 2006 11:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

LeCroy Corporation introduces three oscilloscope models that expand the bandwidth of the WaveRunner Xi and WaveSurfer Xs product lines. LeCroy is also launching WaveScan™— an advanced search and analysis feature — as standard on all WaveSurfer Xs and WaveRunner Xi oscilloscopes. WaveScan provides the ability to locate problems faster by going beyond hardware triggering, and integrating advanced algorithms to continuously scan fo...

High-speed SERDES Serial I/O Capability

October 11, 2006 11:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation announces the LatticeECP2M™ FPGA family, offering high-speed embedded SERDES I/O plus a pre-engineered Physical Coding Sublayer (PCS) block. Based on the LatticeECP2 low cost architecture, the LatticeECP2M family has been developed on advanced 90 nm CMOS technology utilizing 300 mm wafers....

Module for Wireless Sensor Networking

October 11, 2006 11:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

RF Monolithics’ DM2200 combines low-power consumption components and RFM’s Third Generation Virtual Wire™ radio to provide longer range than was previously possible with a battery-powered mesh networking node. The DM2200 is an embedded module that communicates 600 meters in open air while consuming 4....

Bluetooth & UWB – A Future of Unlimited Possibilities

October 10, 2006 10:49 am | Product Releases | Comments

By Tom Siep Bluetooth® and Ultra-Wideband-enabled devices offer enhanced capabilities that will make possible new applications and change the way people collect information. There are many ways to exchange information between personal devices. Cell phones, laptops, PDAs, MP3 players and desktop computers all have increasingly large click to enlarge Figure 1...

Second Generation Antenna

October 10, 2006 9:00 am | Product Releases | Comments



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