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Cypress’s New Hub Controller Achieves USB-IF Certification

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor has announced a new USB 3.0 hub controller certified by the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) for the SuperSpeed USB 5 Gbps standard. The EZ-USB HX3 USB 3.0...

International Rectifier’s New 20 to 30 V StrongIRFET Family

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier has announced the expansion of the StrongIRFET family to include 20-30V devices for applications such as high performance computing and communications...

TIA Applauds the ITU for Defining the Development Sector Agenda

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Telecommunications Industry Association | News | Comments

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) has applauded the work of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), World Telecommunications Development Conference 2014, to define the agenda for the ITU Development Sector for the next four-year period. The ongoing two-week conference will focus on a broad range of policy issues relevant to the adoption and application of information and communication technologies (ICTs)...

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Atmel Launches Fourth Generation Low-Power LIN System Basis Chip

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Agnes Toan, Atmel | News | Comments

Atmel has announced a new LIN system basis chip (SBC) ATA663254 for low-power local interconnect networking (LIN) systems used for automotive comfort, power-train, sensor and actuator applications. Atmel’s ATA663254 is the first available device in this family of new LIN devices...

VITA 59 RCE Rugged COM Express Ensures Robust COMs in Harsh Environments

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Rugged Com Express has introduced the new VITA 59 standard, enabling the COM Express technology to be used in mission-critical and harsh environments. New mechanical parameters guarantee operation in a harsh environment. The new VITA Rugged COM Express standard features...

Diamond Systems Introduces QSeven Computer-on-Modules

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Diamond Systems has introduced Quantum, a conduction-cooled PCI/104-Express SBC (single board computer) family with interchangeable, full size QSeven COMs processors and a highly...

Future Electronics & Crocus Technology Sign Global Distribution Agreement

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Martin H. Gordon, Future Electronics | News | Comments

Future Electronics has announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Crocus Technology. “Considering the ever increasing demand for non-volatile memories and products capable of enhancing the performance and security of chips for smart cards, mobile phones, and data servers...

Senaptic Turns IoT into Real-world Revenue Streams

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Senaptic | News | Comments

Senaptic is a new company focussing on ultra-scalable private network solutions for smart cities and utilities. It has an innovative business model providing end-to-end solutions that are already turning the promise of the Internet of Things (IoT) into significant revenue streams in global markets...

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Mobile Apps Under a New Kind of Attack

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Syracuse University | News | Comments

Scanning 2D barcodes, finding free Wi-Fi access points, sending SMS messages, listening to music, and watching MP4 videos: these are very common activities that we do using our smartphones. Can you imagine that simply doing these things can get your smartphones infected with "worms" that can not only steal personal information from your phone...

Rohde & Schwarz's Signal & Spectrum Analyzer with 500 MHz Analysis Bandwidth

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Rohde & Schwarz has expanded the analysis bandwidth for its R&S FSW high-end signal and spectrum analyzers to be used for measurements in a frequency range up to 67 GHz, enabling completely new applications for the signal and spectrum analyzer in research and development. The analyzer is well-suited for sophisticated measurement tasks in radar or satellite applications as well as for tests on fast wireless connections such as WLAN or Beyond 4G (5G). Features include...

Semtech Announces Ultra-High Speed ADC and DAC for Advanced Communication Systems

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Semtech has announced that 64GSPS ADC and DAC preliminary cores are available utilizing IBM’s 32nm SOI technology for integration in high performance System on Chip (SoC) solutions...

Surface Mount Printed Circuit Jumpers

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Keystone Electronics has introduced a new series of SMT PC Board Jumpers, the latest connectivity devices designed to link Circuit Board traces/tracks. Quickly and easily set-up, these space-saving SMT jumpers...

New Guidance System Could Improve Minimally Invasive Surgery

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Catherine Kolf & Vanessa McMains, Johns Hopkins Medicine | News | Comments

Johns Hopkins researchers have devised a computerized process that could make minimally invasive surgery more accurate and streamlined using equipment already common in the operating room.In a report published recently in the journal Physics in Medicine and Biology...

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Sensor Platforms & ARM Introduce Open Source Software

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Sensor Platforms & ARM | News | Comments

Sensor Platforms and ARM have announced the introduction of the world’s first open source software for sensor hub applications. The software, called Open Sensor Platform (OSP), will simplify the integration of sensors across multiple applications, and provide a flexible framework for more sophisticated interpretation and analysis of sensor data...

Powervation Presents Intelligent Digital Power Solutions at Industry Exhibition & Seminar

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Powervation | News | Comments

Powervation will discuss its Intelligent Digital Power solutions for cloud/datacenter server infrastructure, high performance computing, power modules, and communications infrastructure, at the upcoming Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) and Exposition scheduled in Fort Worth, Texas. The APEC program addresses a broad range of topics...

NI Trend Watch 2014 Highlights Technological Breakthroughs

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Maegan Quijada, National Instruments | News | Comments

National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) has released NI Trend Watch 2014, which summarizes the latest technology trends to help engineers meet evolving demands and integrate the ever-increasing power of technology into their work. The inaugural report examines a range of topics...

Global Wireless Technology & 5G Infrastructure Advancements to be Addressed at IEEE ICC 2014

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Heather Ann Sweeney, IEEE Communications Society | News | Comments

The IEEE International Conference on Communications will highlight its next annual event to be held from June 10 – 14 in the dynamic cultural hub of Sydney, Australia, with the presentation of hundreds of leading communications experts addressing the latest worldwide advancements in voice, data, image, and multimedia technologies...

Visionary or Looney? Zuckerberg on Spending Spree

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Barbara Ortutay, Michael Liedtke, Associated Press | News | Comments

Facebook's latest multibillion dollar acquisition of virtual reality headset maker Oculus is prompting some people to wonder if CEO Mark Zuckerberg is already living in an alternate reality. Longtime technology analyst Roger Kay wonders whether Zuckerberg "is nuts" for agreeing to pay $2 billion for Oculus less than five weeks after inking a deal to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion...

Eurotech Everyware Software Framework (ESF) Overlay to Intel Internet of Things (IoT) Software Stack

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Allison Yrungaray & Giuliana Vidoni, Eurotech | News | Comments

Eurotech has announced it has completed validation of the Everyware Software Framework (ESF) for the Intel Gateway Solutions for Internet of Things (IoT). Eurotech’s ESF creates a Java-based IoT software stack for enterprises choosing that development environment...

KERLINK Selects Semtech LoRa Platform for First IoT Long-Range Gateway

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by Semtech | News | Comments

Semtech [Nasdaq: SMTC] has announced that its LoRa long-range RF technology has been chosen by KERLINK M2M Technologies, a Rennes, France-based supplier of machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions, for its new Long Range IoT Station. KERLINK selected the Semtech LoRa technology for the Long Range IoT Station...

DCS Solutions’ Mobile Wireless N-Router to Use Telit 3G Cellular Technology

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Telit Wireless Solutions has announced that DCS is to employ Telit’s DE910-DUAL PCIe CDMA|EV-DO cellular data card for mobile data communications in its DCS-559 Wireless N-Router. With the new router...

New Insights into LTE-Advanced Category 6 Chipsets, Devices

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies has introduced the E7515A UXM wireless test set. The UXM provides a broad range of capabilities that enable testing of the newest wireless device designs, delivering LTE-Advanced category 6 now and handling increasingly complex test cases in the future...

Pulse Electronics' Power Splinters for PIMinator DAS Antennas

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Pulse Electronics has introduced a new line of power splitters for its PIMinator low passive intermodulation (PIM) indoor distributed antenna system (iDAS) family...

High Accuracy 6-Bit DSA from Peregrine Semiconductor

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW has announced design and sales support for the PE4312, 6-bit digital step attenuator from Peregrine Semiconductor. The PE4312 is designed for use in wireless infrastructure...

Saelig's 3D Magnetometer Sensor

May 2, 2014 8:42 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Saelig has announced the IST8301C - a single-chip 3-axis digital magnetometer sensor, housed in an extremely small form factor (2.5 x 2.5 x 1.0mm) 12-pin BGA package. The IST8301C is an integrated chip containing...

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