Multi-Sensor RFID Tags Boast 10 Meter Read Range

Powercast Corporation has claimed the industry’s first RFID Sensor tags which can include multiple sensors in a single tag and provide the longest read range...

Resettable Devices Replace Fuses For Automotive Overcurrent Protection

Littelfuse has introduced three series of surface mount devices designed for robust overcurrent protection in extremely harsh automotive environments. Unlike fuses, the new resettable...

Highly-accurate LDO Regulator For Metering

Diodes Incorporated has announced a series of ultra-low dropout regulators for use in various USB power, portable equipment, consumer, instrumentation and metering applications. The AP7380...

New Supercaps Offer High Pulse Power Handling For Industrial/Consumer Electronics

AVX Corporation has unveiled  the new SCM series of supercapacitor modules with optimal pulse power handling characteristics. The supercaps can be used alone or in...

Recipe: Make Tiny USB-C Docking Station For Your Laptop!

Develop USB Type-C and Power Delivery docking stations with a new multiport minidock reference design from Texas Instruments. The design comes in small 2 inch x...

Smallest USB Type-C Controller with PD

Fairchild claims the smallest USB Type-C controller with PD capability, measuring a mere 1.2 mm x 1.3 mm in a 9-ball WLCSP package. It...

Alpha Micro Claims The Smallest 3G/2G Cellular Module

Alpha Micro announced what it claims as the smallest cellular module available supporting 2G and 3G. Suited to industrial, automotive telematics and consumer applications...

Chip Overcomes Challenges Of Smartphone Cameras

ON Semiconductor launched a next generation Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) / Auto Focus (AF) driver which improves digital still camera and video experience for smart...

AC/DC Power Supplies Have Medical And ITE Safety Approvals

A new series of AC/DC power supplies designed to provide up to 400W from a compact footprint with a height of 1U, is announced...

High-performance Digital Humidity Sensor Designs

In many environments where temperature affects performance, consideration of humidity control is also quite important. Combination of high temperature and high humidity sometimes promotes...

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