Future Electronics — RADAR for the Industrial and Consumer Space


By: Cheong Wei Chua, System Program Manager, Future Electronics In recent years, there has been a lot of research on Radar-based Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) as companies go head to head in the autonomous driving market. These systems use short range 24GHz and long range 77GHz radar in conjunction with other sensing or vision […]

Future Electronics — Why the Best Choice for Upgrading an 8-bit MCU Might Be…Another 8-bit MCU


By: Ian Fosberry Field, Applications Engineer, Future Electronics The upgrade path for the user of a conventional 8-bit microcontroller which has reached the limit of its capabilities, and which cannot support the application’s requirement for more features and better performance, is in most cases assumed to be a 32-bit MCU. The 32-bit device will execute […]