Future Electronics – Graphics Display-Based Human-Machine Interfaces: the New Capabilities of the Latest MCUs

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By: Justin Palmer, Vertical Segment Director, Embedded and Healthcare, Future Electronics The evidence from consumer research, analyst reports, OEM customer feedback and the forecasts from semiconductor manufacturers all points in the same direction: few embedded designers will be immune over the next five years from pressure to dramatically enhance the capabilities, mode of operation and […]

Future Lighting Solutions – Exclusive. Extraordinary. FREE.

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Over 20,000 Lighting Simulations Completed with Future Lighting Solutions’ Lighting System Creator Design Tool The Lighting System Creator is a free online design tool offered by Future Lighting Solutions which enables the user to seamlessly create an entire lighting system. Powered by a proprietary algorithm leveraging light source LM-80 data, the LSC automatically provides appropriate […]

Infineon – PROFET 24V Protected Switch Shield with Arduino

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Infineon’s PROFET +24V family of protected high side switches (BTT6xxx) drive resistive, capacitive, and inductive loads. For example – commercial, agricultural, automotive bulbs, valves, motors, relays, capacitors, and LEDs. Using the 24V protected switch shield with Arduino enables fast, cost effective prototyping and evaluation of pin-to-pin compatible PROFET +24V devices. The shield is equipped with […]

Intersil – ISL85005/A: 12V Synchronous Buck Regulators

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The ISL85005 and ISL85005A are monolithic, synchronous buck regulators with integrated 5A, 18V high side and low side FETs. These devices also provide an integrated bootstrap diode for the high side gate driver to reduce the external parts count. These devices have a wide input voltage range to support applications with input voltage from multi-cell […]

Intersil – ISL9238/A: Single-Chip USB-C Buck-Boost Battery Chargers

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The ISL9238 and ISL9238A operate in forward buck, boost or buck-boost mode to fast charge mobile battery packs with up to 4-cell Li-ion batteries. They also support USB 3.1 On-The-Go (OTG) with 5V/20V reverse buck, boost or buck-boost mode to deliver power out of a USB-C port for charging external devices such as smartphones, headphones […]

Linx Technologies – Robust, Weatherized Industrial Dipole Antennas for Industrial Use

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The ID Series, 1⁄2-wave center-fed industrial Dipole antenna is a weatherized design with industrial and outdoor applications in mind, such as outdoor meters, solar panel controls and other sensor monitoring and control systems requiring a low cost – but rugged – solution. The plastic and cable are rated for a wide temperature range and UV […]

Mallory – Adds to Their Lineup of Speakers

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These new speaker models support applications which require the use of low-frequency sounds, voice, or complex sounds. Most models feature a water-resistant mylar cone and represent a range of size, shape, and mounting options. New speakers include circular speakers (9 models) with diameters ranging from 10mm to 50mm and mounted speakers (5 models), which feature […]

Maxim Integrated – Pack More Punch in Your Small Sensor While Keeping It Cool

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Introduction Sensors have become ubiquitous in the industrial environment. As they increase in sophistication and shrink in size, sensors are enabling Industry 4.0. In turn, sensor electronics are becoming more complex, requiring on-board voltage regulators to deliver power more efficiently and with minimum heat generation. How do you safely deliver low-voltage power to tiny sensors […]