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Microcontrollers offer algorithm for complete motor control.

For motor control system designers, 32-bit C2000™ Piccolo™ MCUs feature FAST™ (flux, angle, speed, and torque) software encoder, or sensorless observer, algorithm embedded in ROM that removes need for mechanical motor rotor sensor and improves operation. InstaSPIN™-FOC (field-oriented-control) solution lets designers identify, tune, and fully control, through variable speeds and loads,...

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Multimode SoC combines Wi-Fi and ZigBee-®.

Multimode SoC combines Wi-Fi and ZigBee-®.

Based on dual ARMÂ-® CortexÂ-®-M3 processors, Model GS2000 contains multi-standard RF as well as both 802.11b/g/n and 802.15.4 PHY/MAC functionality.Â- Chip features dual mode IPv4/IPv6 TCP/UDP networking stack along with additional networking services, enabling complete networking solution for embedded MCU-based applications. Supporting Wi-Fi WLAN software and networking features as...

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DC-DC Converter IC optimizes efficiency at light load.

DC-DC Converter IC optimizes efficiency at light load.

With max current of 3 A, Model LV5980MC regulates input voltages from 4.5–23 V down to output voltage as low as 1.235 V. Device operates at 63 Â-µA, with both pulse-width modulation and pulse-frequency modulation, and can achieve 80% efficiency at output current of 2 mA in typical applications. Step-down converter includes internally fixed switching frequency of 370 KHz and 100 mΩ...

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Clock Distribution ICs support networking and communications.

Clock Distribution ICs support networking and communications.

Operating from supply voltage of 2.5 and 3.3 V, NB6L56 2:1 Clock/Data Multiplexer handles clock speeds up to 2.5 GHz and data streams up to 2.5 Gbps. Differential inputs incorporate internal 50 Ω termination resistors accessed through VT pin. Outputs are 800 mV emitter coupled logic signals. Consisting of 3:1 multiplexer and 1:10 clock/data fanout buffer, NB3F8L3010C operates from 3.3 or 2.5 V...

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Xilinx Announces Full Production of Its Entire Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Family

Xilinx Announces Full Production of Its Entire Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Family

The smartest solution with proven performance, lowest power and unmatched productivity SAN JOSE, Calif., -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today achieved an important milestone as its entire Zynq(TM)-7000 All Programmable System-on-a-Chip (SoC) device family reached full volume production. Demand for Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoCs is strong and growing with over 350 unique customers and more than...

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Texas Instruments to Speed Wireless Power Adoption with Multi-mode Power Circuits

TI expands receiver and transmitter products based on WPC standard; plans to develop circuits that support Power Matters Alliance BARCELONA, Spain,Â-  -- Expanding its effort to bring wireless power capabilities to the market, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) today announced plans to develop multi-mode wireless power integrated circuits (ICs) for smartphones and other portable electronics....

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Atmel Showcases Smart, Connected Applications from the Lab to the Digital Living Room at Embedded World 2013

- Meet Our Technology Experts at EW Nuremberg, Germany, at Hall 5-Stand 5-311 - Atmel Technology Experts to Speak on Building an Intelligent Lighting Control Network, Ultra-low Power System Designs and Automotive Applications NUREMBERG, Germany - Embedded World 2013, AtmelÂ-® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch technology solutions, today announced the...

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Cavium to Demonstrate Innovative Mobile Infrastructure Solutions for Next Generation Radio Access, Core Network, and Wireless Display Manufacturers at Mobile World Congress

PACE Partners Advantech, Emerson, Kontron and Radisys to display market-leading Cavium-based software and hardware solutions SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications and the digital home, today announced that Cavium and its PACE partners will demonstrate...

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Graphic Controller supports display, audio, and touch.

Targeted at intelligent QVGA and WQVGA TFT display panels, FT800 Embedded Video Engine features object oriented approach that renders images in line by line fashion with 1/16thÂ- pixel resolution. Unit supports 4-wire resistive touch sensing with built-in intelligent touch detection and embedded audio processor, allowing midi-like sounds combined with pulse code modulation for audio playback....

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Proximity Sensor solves smartphone hang-ups.

CombiningÂ- time-of-flight sensor, ambient light sensor die, and infrared emitter, FlightSense™ VL6180 uses proximity measuring technology to calculate distance between smartphone and user, minimizing incidence of dropped calls and enabling innovative interactions with smartphones. IR emitter sends out light pulses,Â- while light detector picks up reflected pulses, and electronic...

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