Tiny 30V 4.5A 25mΩ photo-relay is 3.4 x 2.1 x 1.3mm

Toshiba has released three tiny photo-relays in a 3.4 x 2.1 x 1.3mm package called P-SON4.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Farnell launches 3rd IoT survey

Farnell has launched its third, annual IoT Survey. The survey provides an opportunity for Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial IoT product designers and system engineers to share insights about the market.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

PI adds GaN LED driver

Power Integrations has added to its LYTSwitch-6 family of safety-isolated LED drivers for smart lighting applications – the LYT6078C.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Kyocera sampling compact connectors for smaller systems

Kyocera is sampling its new 5811 Series Board-to-Board connectors, miniaturized to be about 50% smaller than conventional products and optimized for wearable devices.The 5811 Series connectors feature a 0.35mm-pitch to save space, perform well in high current and are highly durable.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

UK made: DitroniX’ Wren reclining chair controller and SDK

Need to control a reclining chair over Wi-Fi, to add voice control via a smart speaker, or some other IoT interface, for example?

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Vicor signs global agreement with Arrow Electronics

Effective from today, Arrow Electronics has expanded its distribution agreement with power component manufacturer, Vicor, following the signing of a global distribution agreement. An earlier distribution agreement was limited to Europe, Middle East and Africa.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

ADI wBMS aims to eliminate wired harness for EVs

ADI has announced a wireless battery management system (wBMS), which enables automotive manufacturers increased flexibility to scale their electric vehicle fleets into volume production across a wide range of vehicle classes.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Webinar: Manufacturing Intelligence in the Electronics Industry

Virinco, the test and repair specialists, is hosting a webinar on Manufacturing Intelligence – Manufacturing Intelligence, Test Data Analysis and Collaboration in the Electronics Industry.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

TTI Europe moves east ; sets up Romanian office

Component distributor, TTI Europe, has opened a new office in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, as it capitalises on growth in eastern Europe. The company says it has seen an increase in development and design in the region, resulting in increased demand for interconnect, passive and electromechanical components.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Aceinna’s IMU ROS drivers for robots

Aceinna, the inertial based guidance and navigation system specialist, has produced OpenIMU ROS Driver for developers of robots and robotic applications.

This article was posted on Sep 23, 2020

Bonfield to be Imagination Director

Sir Peter Bonfield (pictured), who is chairman of NXP, is to be a non-executive director of Imagination.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Japanese space agency H3 rocket launch delayed

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has put put back the first launch of its H3 rocket to 2021.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Nvidia-Arm deal announced

Arm’s sale to Nvidia has been announced this morning.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Arm and VW to present keynotes at virtual DVCon Europe

Design and Verification Conference & Exhibition Europe (DVCon Europe), is to be a virtual event in 2020.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Glasgow-built nanosatellites heading for low Earth orbit

Government-backed ‘nanosatellites’ – built in Glasgow – will launch later this month, to help predict global trade movements.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

The Astro Pi Raspberry Pi in space competition kicks off

The European Space Agency (ESA) and the Raspberry Pi Foundation have announced the start of Astro Pi 2020-21. It gives young people the chance to write code to run on two Raspberry Pi computers living on board the International Space Station (ISS).

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Bluetooth LE 5.2 chip is 6 x 6mm

Silicon Labs has launched a pair of Bluetooth Low Energy system-in-packages:

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

The Swivel Phone

After the folding phone comes the swivel phone. LG has come up with this phone which it calls ‘Wing’.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Schaffner re-introduces EMC filter for complex equipment

Schaffner has re-introduced the FN2415 – single-phase EMC filter for control equipment with extended capabilities.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

GaN Systems white paper on Class D amplifiers

GaN Systems has published a white paper, “GaN in Class-D Audio: Advantages with GaN Systems – a Comparative Look,” which reviews the various GaN and Silicon transistor approaches in Class-D audio amplifier design techniques.

This article was posted on Sep 22, 2020

Rambus interface delivers 4Gbps

Rambus has achieved a record 4 Gbps performance with a memory interface consisting of a fully-integrated PHY and controller.

This article was posted on Sep 21, 2020