2017-07-18 - Jim O'Reilly

How MTBF may kill drone delivery

There are subtleties with drone reliability and even with redundancy, failures will happen. So how can customers be protected from…

2017-07-12 - Portescap

16DCT motor delivers up to 5.24mNm torque

The 16DCT has the lowest motor regulation (R/K2) compared to similar motors in the market, which means it has a…

2017-06-27 - IDC

Hyperconverged sales boost flagging market

Hyperconverged sales have grown 64.7% year over year during the first quarter of 2017, amounting to 24.9% of the total…

2017-03-22 - EE Times India

Design software adds headlight safety test

The test capability in LucidShape 2017.03 allows designers to perform illuminance-based visibility range tests and glare test for oncoming traffic.

2017-03-10 - Toshiba

Industrial Li-ion battery charges in 20 minutes

Lead batteries need to be replaced in roughly two-year cycles, but Toshiba's SIP modules maintain over 80% battery capacity for…

2017-01-18 - NXP Semiconductors

NXP cuts cord with wireless charging for portables

The charging system features <2mm in thickness and low component count as well as 94% power transfer efficiency, according to…

2017-01-17 - None

Samsung probe concludes batteries caused Note 7 fires

Samsung has exonerated itself of design flaws and firmware bugs, unsurprisingly pointing the finger at the battery.

2017-01-09 - Celeno Communications

CL2400-based smart antenna targets set-top boxes

Celeno and Airgain’s integration expertise provides solutions to meet the growing demand for reliable and seamless Wi-Fi performance.

2017-01-02 - Radim Smat

When to use comparators and operational amplifiers

Comparators operate in open loop configuration without any negative feedback.

2017-01-01 - Bill Schweber

Debunking wire wrapping’s presumed unreliability

Learning to do wire wrap has taught engineer Bill Schweber not to assume what would and what wouldn't work well.