Cypress – PSoC MCU Dev Kit Featuring Capacitive-Sensing Buttons and Wireless Connectivity

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       A new prototyping kit from Cypress enables customers to evaluate and develop projects using the PSoC 4000S, a family of PSoC MCU controller ICs. PSoC 4000S devices feature an ARM® Cortex®-M0+ processor core, up to 32KB of Flash memory, 4KB SRAM, up to 36 general purpose I/Os all capable of CapSense® capacitive sensing technology, […]

Hirose – BM29 – the NEW Addition to the Hirose Family of FPC Connectors

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Hirose, a leader in the development of innovative connector solutions, has developed a miniature board-to-flexible printed circuit (FPC) connector. • The world’s smallest FPC connector enables size reduction and flexible design • Features hybrid power/signal contacts – Rated current: 3 Amps for power, 0.3 Amps for signal • Unique metal guides prevent housing damage due […]

Infineon – Extremely Low Standby Power Consumption Based on CoolSET Current Mode Controller

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The fast growing market around the Internet of Things (IoT) covers a wide range of applications. All of them have one thing in common, namely the ability to collect and exchange data with each other. The microcontrollers, sensors, actuators, etc. embedded in each of the devices stay connected to the network at all times. They […]

Karo Electronics – New High-Performance System-on-Module with Integrated Wireless for Industrial, Display and IoT Applications

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Ka-Ro’s new TXSD-410E SOM is powered by the Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 410, for demanding embedded applications. This module features integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, advanced graphics, multimedia support and an energy efficient design. With the Snapdragon 410 and Qualcomm wireless, developers can leverage modern consumer chipset capabilities for embedded applications which require proven quality, extended temperature, […]

Vishay – Add Gesture Control to Any Device

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        The VCNL4035X01 from Vishay Opto is three sensors in one. With one external emitter, 16-inch proximity sensing is enabled. With two external emitters, left and right gesture sensing is enabled. With three external emitters, circular or directional gesture sensing is enabled. Included at no extra cost is a 16-bit ambient light sensor. FEATURES • […]