Content posted in December 2008
Top 10 'how-to' articles for 2008
Articles 12/29/2008 Post a comment
Power management, audio design and analog to digital conversion proved particularly popular topics during 2008, as demonstrated by Analog DesignLine's Top 10 list of technical articles.
Gigle starts sampling home-networking chip
Articles 12/19/2008 Post a comment
Gigle Semiconductor Inc. (Redwood City, Calif.) has said its GGL541 home-networking chip is sampling to customers and is in alpha-stage field testing with service providers, OEM equipment vendors, and consumer electronics companies. The GGL541 will be released for general availability in April 2009.
Reduced-voltage breakthrough for the SQUIGGLE motor
Articles 12/16/2008 Post a comment
New Scale Technologies and EPCOS AG have successfully created a reduced-voltage version of New Scale's smallest linear SQUIGGLE motor - an ultrasonic piezo motor that use vibrations and friction to generate continuous movement without gears.
Demultiplexer pair ensures DisplayPort compliance
Articles 12/9/2008 Post a comment
Parade Technologies' PS8318 and PS8312 DisplayPort demux products leverage proven advanced equalizer and aux channel link training combination to assure DisplayPort source compliance for desktop, notebook, and docking station PC applications.
These days, I often code design equations for filter circuits directly into sequences of Excel cells
The introduction of the solar boat is necessary to preserve our planet, which is mainly covered by water; the autonomous drive option is a pleasant alternative
Leading up to APEC have been a slew of new introductions by various suppliers. I wanted to highlight some of that here on Planet Analog for your information
Could a 16-bit SAR converter application reach a dynamic range of 125 dB at 600 kSPS?
My ‘gut feel’ as an Electronics Engineer tells me that the need for more adequate and intensive pilot training is a strong possibility