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Renesas Electronics Delivers Extended Life for Connected Devices with Intelligent Bluetooth® Smart Microcontrollers

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Renesas Electronics America, a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, is helping designers extend battery life and accelerate time to market for connected healthcare, wearables and other connected portable applications, with the RL78/G1D Group of microcontrollers (MCUs) ... — Read More

New report shares details about the Global PCB design software market that is poised to grow at a CAGR of 5.86 percent from 2013 to 2018

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Designing the layouts and schematics of a PCB, which was initially drawn manually, now is replaced by PCB design software. PCB design software helps designers to visualize the proper layouts of the design, which is then printed using digital printing technology. — Read More

DC/DC converter PCB layout, Part 1

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Fundamental to careful system design of any DC/DC power converter is a well-planned and carefully executed printed circuit board (PCB) layout. An optimized layout leads to better performance, lower cost and faster time-to-market. — Read More

Inphi to Report Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on July 28

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Inphi Corporation (NYSE: IPHI), a leading provider of high-speed, mixed-signal semiconductor solutions for the communications, data center and computing markets, today announced it will release its second quarter 2015 results for the quarter ended on June 30, 2015 on Tuesday, July ... — Read More

ASUS showcases three new GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards image

ASUS showcases three new GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards

Wednesday July 22, 2015

At a recent press event, ASUS showed off its new GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards. The lineup included the ASUS ROG MATRIX GTX 980 Ti, POSEIDON GTX 980 Ti Platinum, and the GTX 980 Ti 20th Anniversary Edition Gold Platinum. — Read More

Cyient to buy Asian engineering services unit of Pratt & Whitney image

Cyient to buy Asian engineering services unit of Pratt & Whitney

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Cyient Ltd. (formerly known as Infotech Enterprises Ltd.) is engaged in providing geospatial, engineering design information technology solutions and data analytic services. It offers engineering services such as mechanical engineering, plant engineering, aftermarket, manufacturing ... — Read More

RF phase and amplitude controller

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Peregrine Semiconductor announced availability of the first product from the MPAC product family: the UltraCMOS PE46120. Covering a frequency range of 1,8 to 2,2 GHz, the device integrates a 90-degree hybrid splitter, phase shifters, digital step attenuator and a digital serial interface ... — Read More

EVGA launches custom-binned GTX 980 Ti Kingpin Edition

Wednesday July 22, 2015

EVGA's GTX 980 Ti Kingpin Edition will launch with the option of paying more for a higher-binned card, thanks to the company's new "ASIC Quality" rating. EVGA has launched a special edition Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics card, the K|NGP|N Edition - henceforth known as the Kingpin ... — Read More

Galax Geforce GTX 980 Ti OC hits the shops

Wednesday July 22, 2015

The GeForce GTX 980 Ti OC card launches under the name Galax company and at some market. It will be known as KFA2 but it is all under the Palit corporation umbrella. It is not really part of  the Galaxy brand, but it is not far off. . — Read More

EVGA's K|NGP|N Graphics Card Available This Week: Here Are The Details image

EVGA's K|NGP|N Graphics Card Available This Week: Here Are The Details

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Early last week, the first images of EVGA's upcoming K|NGP|N GTX 980 Ti were revealed to the world on the Kingpin Cooling forums by K|NGP|N himself. EVGA has now revealed the details, including pricing and availability. — Read More

NXP Named a Winner of the Prestigious UBM Canon's ACE (Annual Creativity in Electronics) Award in the Company of the Year Category

Wednesday July 22, 2015

NXP Semiconductor N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced it has been named a winner in the EE Times and EDN 2015 UBM Canon ACE Awards in the Company of the Year category. The awards program honors the people and companies behind the technologies and products that are changing the world of electronics. — Read More

ACE Awards honor innovators in engineering and technology

Wednesday July 22, 2015

At an awards ceremony during the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley Tuesday evening, UBM Canon's EDN and EE Times announced the winners of the 2015 ACE (Annual Creativity in Electronics) Awards, celebrating the people and companies behind the technologies and products ... — Read More

Microsoft open-sources Sora software-defined radio image

Microsoft open-sources Sora software-defined radio

Wednesday July 22, 2015

Microsoft has decided to open-source its six-year-old Sora software radio project. As Redmond's Jane Ma explained at Technet, Sora has been designed to replicate the behaviour of specialised ASICs on a PC. Its focus is on the PHY and MAC layers. — Read More

Power-Management IC from STMicroelectronics Selected by Kingston for its HyperX® Savage Solid-State Drive

Wednesday July 22, 2015

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced  its 5-channel power-management IC (L7292) has been selected by Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory ... — Read More

Intel to Acquire Altera

Friday June 12, 2015

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Osram launches second-generation Duris S 8 LEDs with 17% greater efficacy

Friday June 12, 2015

12 June 2015 Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH of Regensburg, Germany has launched a new generation of its compact high-power Duris S 8 LED with significant efficacy improvement of up to 17%, achieved by introducing a new leadframe material and chip generation. — Read More

IBM Rolls Out Cloud Service for Designing Electronic Systems for Mobile image

IBM Rolls Out Cloud Service for Designing Electronic Systems for Mobile

Friday June 12, 2015

Big Blue is looking to make its mark on the mobile device and wearables market. No, IBM isn’t pushing out a smart watch or even a smartphone. In partnership with SiCAD, a silicon design platform company, IBM just announced High Performance Services for Electronic Design Automation (EDA). — Read More

Product Lifecycle Management By Component Type; By End-use Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2022

Friday June 12, 2015

Product lifecycle management (PLM) represents an overall vision and systematic data management related to the product design, production, support as well as its ultimate disposal in a product development process in organizations. — Read More

Insecure radio links and the end of Moore's Law discussed at DAC 2015

Thursday June 11, 2015

This recap from DAC 2015, taking place this week in San Francisco, covers radio security, the end of Moore's Law, FinFETs, and more. Crying wolfAre you concerned about all the insecure radio links out there? — Read More

Catena Partners with CEVA for Complete Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Solutions for Mobile, Wearable and IoT Devices

Thursday June 11, 2015

CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of DSP and IP platforms for cellular, multimedia and connectivity, announced today that it has partnered with Catena, a leader in Radio Frequency (RF) Communication IPs for connectivity to offer complete Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® solutions ... — Read More

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This is the second in a three-part series discussing PCB design EMI reduction. In my previous blog post, I discussed different methods of containing radiated emissions. However, containment is a really poor solution to the problem.

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