Single-button lock provides high security
Single-button lock provides high security
10.14.2019 Circuits

Figure is the block diagram of an easily programmed, single-button combination lock. You operate the lock by using a series of short and long pulses from a momentary switch that masquerades as a doorbell button...

Toshiba Launches Voltage Drive Photorelay Tiny
Toshiba Launches Voltage Drive Photorelay with a Tiny 2.9mm2 Footprint
10.14.2019 News

Toshiba Electronics Europe announces the availability of a new voltage driven photorelay with a tiny S-VSON4T package and reduced input power dissipation. The new product, designated TLP3407SR, features a maximum LED current of just 1 mA at the input...

GLF Introduces Ultra-High-Efficiency 4.5A Two-Input Power
GLF's Introduces Ultra-High-Efficiency 4.5A Two-Input Power Mux for IoT Applications
10.10.2019 News

GLF Integrated Power introduces the GLF74130, a two-input Power Mux IC that offers significant efficiency improvement over traditional diode-based solutions...

What Difference Between Raspberry Pis
What's the Difference Between Raspberry Pis?
10.10.2019 Articles

The progression of Raspberry Pi has seen jumps in performance and overall capabilities with every iteration. What specifically differentiates them all, though?...

Reduce Bill Materials BOM Wireless Audio
Reduce Bill of Materials (BOM) in Wireless Audio Designs with Microchip's New Bluetooth® 5.0-Qualified, Dual-Mode Solutions
10.10.2019 News

To help Bluetooth speaker and headphone manufacturers maintain product differentiation in the competitive wireless audio market, Microchip Technology released the next generation of its Bluetooth 5.0-qualified dual-mode audio IC and fully certified module...

Nonvolatile digital potentiometer gates logic signal
Nonvolatile digital potentiometer gates logic signal
10.09.2019 Circuits

This Design Idea describes a simple alternative to a nonvolatile gating function you typically implement using PAL, GAL, or a CPLD...

Highly efficient NFC programming method LED
Highly efficient NFC programming method for LED drivers: NLM0010 and NLM0011 ICs enable wide use in LED illumination
10.09.2019 News

For fast and cost-effective implementation of NFC programming for LED drivers, Infineon Technologies developed the NFC-PWM series NLM0011 and NLM0010...

RGB Video-Sync Separator Interfaces VGA Monitor
RGB Video-Sync Separator Interfaces VGA Monitor Using Basic Components
10.08.2019 Circuits

By providing simultaneous output of composite video, this video-sync separator design offers an alternate method for providing horizontal and vertical sync signals that support RGB video output to VGA-interfaced computer monitors...

IDT Launches Smallest Low-Power Wireless Power
IDT Launches Smallest Low-Power Wireless Power Receiver for Simple and Efficient In-Case Charging of Consumer Devices
10.08.2019 News

Integrated Device Technology announced the availability of its new P9222-R wireless power receiver, the industry’s smallest and optimized for wireless charging cases used to charge earbuds, hearing aids and other small, battery-powered consumer devices...

NXP Launches GHz Microcontroller Era
NXP Launches the GHz Microcontroller Era
10.08.2019 News

NXP Semiconductors announced the i.MX RT1170 family of crossover MCUs that combines unprecedented performance, reliability, and high levels of integration to propel industrial, IoT and automotive applications...