Nano-power Op amp For Today’s Wearable & Medical Devices

A new nano-power op amp from STMicroelectronics featuring a tiny 1.2mm x 1.3mm outline and typical current of only 900nA, is said to help...

Turn Your Ear & Finger Clip Into A Heart Rate Monitor

Maxim Integrated Products has unveiled a new ultra-small reference design which can be placed on a finger or earlobe to accurately detect heart rate...

Need Voice Controls & Alerts In IoT Apps? Get New Modules With Voice Over...

A range of IoT applications need to communicate using command, control, and alerts, for which voice can be very useful. To allow IoT devices...

Makers: Unleash Your Creativity With Combo of Wi-Fi, BT5.0, ZigBee & Thread

For the development of a variety of IoT applications, Qualcomm has unleashed a Tri-mode SoC, the QCA4020, which blends support for Bluetooth Low Energy 5,...

High-precision Biometric Detection Platform

STMicroelectronics and Valencell have collaborated on a high-precision biometric detection platform for wearables and the Internet of Things. The new, highly accurate and scalable development...

Bringing Wireless Charging To Metal Smartphones

STMicroelectronics and WiTricity have collaborated to develop semiconductor chips for resonant wireless power transfer intended for convenient cordless charging of consumer electronics, Internet of Things (IoT)...

1mm Pitch SMT Connectors For Demanding Telecom Apps

Mezza-pede 1.0mm pitch SMT Connectors from Advanced Interconnections Corp. are designed for board-to-board or flex cable-to-board applications where a high reliability surface mount connector...

Versatile 512Mb SDRAMs Suit High-bandwidth Automotive/Industrial/Telecom Apps

Alliance Memory announced two new 512Mb synchronous DRAMs (SDRAM) in the 54-pin TSOP II package. The AS4C32M16SB-7TCN and AS4C32M16SB-7TIN are optimized for medical, industrial,...

Bluetooth 4.0 USB Dongle Transmits At 720 kbps & Upto 300m

A new Bluetooth 4.0 USB dongle by SE Spezial-Electronic offers an extraordinary high range of up to 300 m in the open field and...

Game Changer Platform Doubles Battery Life In Wearables & IoT!

Ambiq Micro has unveiled a new wearables & IoT platform which offers a breakthrough improvement in power consumption by consuming under 10 μA/MHz. Called Apollo 2, the...

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