User-Extensible FDA for Real-Time Oscilloscopes

Source: Keysight Technologies

Keysight Technologies recently announced the availability of a frequency domain analysis (FDA) option, a user-extensible spectrum frequency domain analysis application solution for real-time oscilloscopes. The FDA option extends the capabilities of Keysight Infiniium and InfiniiVision Series oscilloscopes by enabling you to acquire live signals … Continue reading

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Synchronized RF Transceiver Rapid Prototyping Kit for SDR

Source: Analog Devices

Analog Devices recently announced a software-defined radio (SDR) rapid prototyping kit with dual 2 x 2 AD9361 RF transceivers to simplify and rapidly prototype 4 × 4 MIMO wireless transceiver applications on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 all-programmable SoC development platforms. The AD-FMCOMMS5-EBZ rapid … Continue reading

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Propeller Multicore MCU Released as Open-Source Design

Source: Parallax

Parallax released its source code design files for the Propeller 1 (P8X32A) multicore microcontroller at the DEFCON 22 Conference in Las Vegas, where the chip was also featured on the conference’s electronic badge. Parallax managers said they anticipate the release … Continue reading

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High-Voltage LDO Regulator

Source: Linear Technology

To add to its growing family of voltage regulator solutions, Linear Technology recently announced the LT3061, a high-voltage, low-noise, low-dropout voltage linear regulator with active output discharge. The device can deliver up to 100 mA of continuous output current with a … Continue reading

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New PIC32 Bluetooth Starter Kit

PIC32 Bluetooth Starter Kit (Source: Microchip Technology)

Microchip Technology recently announced the new PIC32 Bluetooth Starter Kit, which is intended for low-cost applications such as a Bluetooth thermostat, wireless diagnostic tools, and Bluetooth GPS receivers. According to Microchip, the kit includes “a PIC32 microcontroller, HCI-based Bluetooth radio, Cree high-output … Continue reading

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