Next Newsletter: Embedded Boards

Coming to your inbox tomorrow: Circuit Cellar’s Embedded Boards newsletter. Tomorrow’s newsletter content focuses on both standard and non-standard embedded computer boards that ease prototyping efforts and let you smoothly scale up to production volumes. Bonus: We’ve added Drawings for Free Stuff to … Continue reading

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What are the 5 Biggest Myths About Developing Embedded Vision Solutions?

Are embedded vision solutions complex? Expensive? Strictly about software? Get answers to your top questions about developing embedded vision solutions, right from Avnet & Xilinx. We’re at the moment of truth with embedded vision systems as scores of new applications … Continue reading

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Fuel-Gauge ICs Target Mobile and Portable Devices

Maxim Integrated Products has announced the MAX17262 single-cell and MAX17263 single-/multi-cell fuel-gauge ICs. The MAX17262 features just 5.2 µA quiescent current, along with integrated current sensing. The MAX17263 features just 8.2 µA quiescent current and drives 3 to 12 LEDs to … Continue reading

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Power Supplies Lean Toward an Application Focus

Medical and More Your choice of power supply can have a major impact on your embedded system’s capabilities. Power supply innovators are smoothing the way with devices designed to match application needs. By Jeff Child, Editor-in-Chief Arguably the unsung heroes … Continue reading

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IIoT Evolution: An Approach To Reuse And Scale Your IIoT Technology Investment

FREE White Paper – This white paper introduces an IoT framework that complements and extends the massive investments made by cloud vendors to provide comprehensive IIoT features that can be implemented down to the hardware of the edge or end … Continue reading

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Apollo Lake Pico-ITX SBC Sports Dual GbE Ports

AAEON has released the PICO-APL4, a compact SBC that features onboard memory and storage along with dual Gbit Ethernet support. The board is well suited for factory automation and IoT gateway systems. AAEON’s latest PICO form factor board is powered … Continue reading

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Exoskeletons Present Mobility Solutions Using an Array of Sensors

Recent component miniaturizations and weight reductions have brought wearable exoskeletons into reality. Join Mouser Electronics as we investigate the newest mobility enhancements provided by sensor based, powered and passive exoskeletons.

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950 V Superjunction MOSFETs Boast High Thermal Efficiency

Infineon Technologies has added a new member to its CoolMOS P7 family, the 950 V CoolMOS P7 Superjunction MOSFET. It is designed to meet the needs of applications such as lighting, smart meters, mobile chargers, notebook adapters, AUX power supplies … Continue reading

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Enter to Win a Wireless Pen-Sized Oscilloscope!

IKALOGIC is giving away an IkaScope! (retail value $379) The IkaScope WS200 is a pen-shaped battery-powered wireless oscilloscope that streams captured signals to almost any Wi-Fi-connected screen. GO HERE TO ENTER TO WIN! The IkaScope WS200 offers a 30 MHz … Continue reading

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Connected Retail IoT System Employs Nordic’s BLE SoC

Nordic Semiconductor has announced that Insigma, a U.S.-based Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company, employs Nordic’s nRF52832 Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) System-on-Chip (SoC) in its “Connected Retail” suite of IoT products. Insigma’s Connected Retail solution allows brands to create … Continue reading

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LIDAR 3D Imaging on a Budget

PIC-32-Based Design Demand is on the rise for 3D image data in a variety of applications. That has spurred research into LIDAR systems capable of keeping pace. Learn how this Cornell student leveraged inexpensive LIDAR sensors to build a 3D … Continue reading

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Industrial Mini-ITX Board Pumps up with Coffee Lake

By Eric Brown Commell’s “LV-67X” Mini-ITX board runs on 8th Gen “Coffee Lake” processors, with up to 32GB DDR4, 3x SATA, triple 4K displays, USB 3.1, and PCIe x16 and mini-PCIe expansion. The LV-67X, which shares some of the layout … Continue reading

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Development Kit Rolls for Cellular LTE-M Smart Modem

Digi International has announced the availability of the Digi XBee3 Cellular LTE-M development kits, featuring Digi’s next-generation smart cellular modem. This LTE-M certification, to be followed by the certification of Digi XBee3 Cellular NB-IoT in October 2018, allows Digi to claim … Continue reading

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DC-DC Converter Family Adds Tighter Voltage Regulation

Vicor has added 25 new products to its family of DC-DC converter modules (DCMs) with tighter output voltage regulation of ±1%. With high power densities of 1,032 W/inches-squared, the new series allows engineers to drive loads requiring tighter regulation with … Continue reading

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Velocity and Speed Sensors

Measuring Motion Automatic systems require real-life physical attributes to be measured and converted to electrical quantities ready for electronic processing. Velocity is one such attribute. In this article, George steps through the math, science and technology behind measuring velocity and … Continue reading

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