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LED-based touch sensor display
15 November 2017, Mimic Components
Visual Communications Company developed a capacitive touch sensor display that provides a cost-effective, intuitive interface to ease and accelerate user interactions. The LED-based CTH Series capacitive ...

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Home-grown prototyping board
15 November 2017, Altron Arrow
Arrow Altech Distribution created new options for electronics makers by producing the locally made Cherry Blossom, based on the AM335x reference design from Texas Instruments and similar to BeagleBone ...

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Step-down power modules
15 November 2017, EBV Electrolink
Texas Instruments introduced a pair of 12 V, 10 A, 4 MHz step-down power modules that provide a power management solution that it claimed at the time was 20% smaller than any similar solution available. ...

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Smart display I/O expansion shield
15 November 2017, Electrocomp
With the objective of helping both the maker community and professional engineers, Bridgetek continued to add new hardware to its CleO smart display platform. Compatible with both the CleO35 3,5” and ...

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Low-power boost regulator
15 November 2017, CST Electronics
With extremely high efficiency and quiescent current of only 300 nA, the MAX17222 nanoPower boost regulator from Maxim Integrated Products enables the longest battery life in the smallest form factor ...

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Modular power supplies
15 November 2017, Accutronics, Vepac Electronics
TDK-Lambda announced the introduction of the QM series of AC-DC power supplies; the first 1200 W to 1500 W rated modular series to have full MoPP isolation, with the lowest acoustic noise available on ...

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Millimetre-wave signal analyser
15 November 2017, Concilium Technologies
The N9041B UXA X-Series signal analyser from Keysight Technologies provides frequency coverage to 110 GHz with a maximum analysis bandwidth of up to 5 GHz. Utilising advanced front-end circuitry that ...

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1700 V IGBT/MOSFET gate drivers
15 November 2017, MB Silicon Systems
Power Integrations announced an expansion of its SCALE-iDriver family of galvanically isolated single-channel gate driver ICs. The new devices support IGBT blocking voltages up to 1700 V, which are generally ...

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Oscilloscopes with reconfigurable inputs
15 November 2017, Comtest
Tektronix introduced the 5 Series MSO (mixed signal oscilloscope). To better meet modern electronics design challenges, the midrange oscilloscope boasts a host of innovations including the industry’s ...

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Self-powered water motion sensor
14 June 2017
A team of researchers from Korea’s Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, and Korea University, has engineered a self-sustaining water motion sensor to analyse the dynamics of water motion, ...

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Audio interface carries data and power using a standard jack
17 May 2017
ams has come up with a technology that can carry data and power via a four-pole 3,5 mm audio jack, primarily devised as a way for noise-cancelling headsets to operate without a dedicated battery power ...

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Low-cost IoT breakthrough
19 April 2017, News
“A wireless technology breakthrough from product design and development firm, Cambridge Consultants, is bringing the vision of ‘smart dust’ a step closer to reality,” claims a recent statement by said ...

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Wits researchers make breakthrough in quantum electronics
31 January 2017, Editor's Choice, News
The group, headed by Professor Somnath Bhattacharyya, has been working for the past 10 years on developing carbon-based nanoelectronic devices.

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Contactless fingerprint sensing technology developed at CSIR
9 November 2016, Editor's Choice, News
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has developed a new-generation fingerprinting sensing technology using high-speed, large-volume optical coherence tomography (OCT). The device ...

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Communication technique developed for implanted medical devices
5 October 2016, News
Researchers at the University of Washington have devised a method of wireless communication that allows devices such as brain implants, contact lenses, credit cards and smaller wearable electronics to ...

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Li-metal battery promises double capacity of Li-ion
5 October 2016, Editor's Choice
SolidEnergy Systems, a company founded in 2012 by MIT alumnus Qichao Hu, is preparing to commercialise a novel rechargeable lithium metal battery that is said to offer double the energy capacity of the ...

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Audi researching shock absorbers that harvest energy
5 October 2016
New technology from Audi aims to ease the pain of driving on rough roads, in more ways than one. The company is working on a prototype called eROT, in which electromechanical rotary dampers replace the ...

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Breakthrough towards carbon nanotubes succeeding silicon
10 August 2016, Editor's Choice, News
Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have developed a method for growing carbon nanotubes that could lead to the day when molecular electronics replace the ubiquitous silicon chip ...

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New phosphor promises better, cheaper lighting
10 August 2016, Opto-Electronics
Researchers from KU Leuven, the University of Strasbourg, and CNRS have discovered a new phosphor that could make next-generation fluorescent and LED lighting even cheaper and more efficient. The team ...

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Research towards limitless Li-ion battery lifetime
15 June 2016, Power Electronics / Power Management
Researchers cycled the testing electrode up to 200 000 times over three months without detecting any loss of capacity or power, and without fracturing any nanowires.

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