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  • Digilent’s Analog Discovery 2 Pro Bundle August 5, 2019- Analog Discovery 2 Pro Bundle Start verifying and testing a wide range of projects with the Analog Discovery 2. With the addition of the BNC adapter and scope probes, professional or experienced engineers can access the full 30MHz bandwidth oscilloscope and 12MHz bandwidth waveform generator. Digilent also offer the Analog Discovery 2 Maker Bundle and […]
  • 100mA fixed-voltage regulators are rugged and inexpensive July 17, 2019- 100mA fixed-voltage regulators are rugged and inexpensive Find full pricing and availability information online from Future Electronics ON Semiconductor’s MC78L series of fixed-voltage regulators are inexpensive, easy-to-use devices suitable for a multitude of applications that require a regulated supply current of up to 100mA. Like their higher-powered MC7800 and MC78M00 series cousins, these regulators feature […]
  • Panasonic’s EEHZ hybrid capacitors offer long lifetime at high temperature July 1, 2019- Panasonic’s EEHZ hybrid capacitors offer long lifetime at high temperature EEHZ family available now in production volumes from Future Electronics They are an ideal choice for electronics designers who require capacitors that offer stable electrical characteristics at high frequencies, while giving high reliability. The EEHZ family capacitors are available now in production volumes from Future […]
  • Miniature vertical side-actuated detection switches ideal for safety applications July 1, 2019- Miniature vertical side-actuated detection switches ideal for safety applications C&K’s FDSD and FDSE series are micro-mini, side-actuated detection switches suitable for applications which require vertical side detection. They are particularly useful for safety control applications, and for medical and consumer devices. An example of the use of these switches is in inhalers, where they detect […]
  • Panasonic power choke coils for automotive and industrial applications offer high resistance to heat and vibration June 4, 2019- Panasonic ETQP Series | Available now from Future Electronics You can find full pricing and delivery information here Search Now Panasonic’s ETQP Series metal-composite type power choke coils offer exceptional robustness for use in harsh automotive and industrial applications. AEC-Q200 qualified, they are ideal for use as noise filters in drive circuits, and in step-down […]
  • Future Electronics presents Ultra-low power Bluetooth 5.0 radio SoC May 28, 2019- The RSL10 from ON Semiconductor is an ultra-low power Bluetooth® 5.0 radio SoC for sensor and IoT applications. Designed for applications using 1.2V or 1.5V batteries, it runs from a supply between 1.1V and 3.3V without the need for a DC-DC converter. Ultra-low power Bluetooth 5.0 radio SoC Free RSL10 evaluation kits available | Future […]
  • Free Tech Start-up Infographic and 15% discount code from Farnell March 15, 2019- Farnell presents… The Business of Engineering: Tech Start-ups on Start-ups Successful tech entrepreneurs share the lessons learned from starting a new business with expert contributions from Pi Supply, Matrix Labs and futurehome. Download the free infographic for step-by-step advice on taking the first leap all the way through to learning from failure. Receive a 15% […]
  • MEMS Microphones Deliver Enhanced Audio Quality, 62368-1 Adapters Keep Designs Ahead of Changing Regulations March 5, 2019- Latest Solutions from CUI & Digi-Key Audio Solutions MEMs Microphones CUI’s MEMS microphones provide users with improved audio quality and performance in compact, low profile packages as small as 2.75 mm x 1.85 mm x 0.95 mm. Featuring sensitivity ratings from -44 dB up to -26 dB, signal to noise ratios from 57 dBA up […]
  • White Paper 48VDC February 22, 2019- White Paper 48VDC The Voltage rises The idea of a higher vehicle electrical system voltage in automobiles is not new. As early as the 1990s, a 42V consortium was set up. However, due to a lack of standards, this approach was not successful. But now everything is to change. Electricity used to be minimal in […]
  • Heightening the Security of IoT Networks January 3, 2019- Heightening the Security of IoT Networks IoT is in danger of being a victim of its own success — the more pervasive it becomes, and the greater the number of nodes it comprises, the larger the attack surface it will present to potential hackers. Discover some of the advanced hardware and key strategic approaches that […]
  • Design Products That Meet Their Intended Requirements December 13, 2018- Practical steps in design verification using a DAQ data logger Design verification plays a crucial role in the product development life cycle. Ensuring products are designed as intended is a rigorous and disciplined design process control. Find out how to perform product characterisation using a data acquisition (DAQ)system to improve test efficiency and effectiveness. View […]
  • NXP i.MX 8M family of applications processors October 30, 2018- NXP i.MX 8M family of applications processors   Outstanding audio, voice and video processing The i.MX 8M family of applications processors based on Arm® Cortex®-A53 and Cortex-M4 cores provide industry-leading audio, voice and video processing for applications that scale from consumer home audio to industrial building automation and mobile computers. Key Features • High-Performance: 4x […]
  • Short on MLCCs? Choose Panasonic Polymer Series! October 29, 2018- Short on MLCCs? Choose Panasonic Polymer Series! 2 EASY STEPS TO IDENTIFY YOUR RIGHT FIT… 1. VOLTAGE NO DERATING REQUIRED… 2. SMOOTHING CIRCUITS DEPENDENT UP ON… *Only infotainment or non-safety critical circuits   Panasonic has expanded the CS, CT, and CX SP-Cap series to include higher voltage caps with range up to 35V. The newest […]
  • Newark element14’s Expanded Inventory October 22, 2018- Newark element14 Have Expanded Their Inventory… Newark element14 has expanded their inventory of cables, cable assemblies, and single wire products! With items from the industry’s top suppliers in stock and ready to ship today, they have exactly what you need to get your project on the right track. Browse Newark element14’s Wire & Cable Products […]
  • Arduino – the Journey Continues October 15, 2018- The Arduino platform is responsible for making embedded microcontroller development accessible to all. Take a look at the Arduino's evolution and review some of the most recent additions to the Arduino ecosystem of open source hardware.
  • Latest Solutions from CUI & Digi-Key October 2, 2018- Latest Solutions from CUI & Digi-Key Power Solutions Metal Case AC-DC Power Supplies Offering power ratings from 35 W to 350 W, CUI’s VGS-B series features low 30 mm profiles and packages as small as 99 mm x 82 mm x 30 mm. Delivering no-load power consumption as low as 0.3 W and an operating […]
  • The Newest Products in LEDs September 27, 2018- THE NEWEST PRODUCTS IN LEDs XLamp® CMT Series High-Current LED Arrays » SFH 4718A OSLON® Black IR LED » ASMB Tricolor LEDs » LST1 Luminus Infrared LED Starboards » V LEDs » SML-D15 Automotive LEDs » Optopipe® 5mm Output Panel Mount Light Pipes » Hekla Solderless Connectors » View more of the NEWEST PRODUCTS IN […]
  • Infineon CoolSET™ – Embedded Power in Home Applications September 20, 2018- 5th Generation CoolSET™ – high efficiency, integrated power stage IC Infineon’s CoolSET™ offer high performance with the integration of latest 700/800V CoolMOS™ P7 power MOSFETs and provide the auxiliary SMPS full system solution, ideal for home appliances. With Infineon and Avnet Silica as your partner, you will be able to focus on the functionality which […]
  • Save 12% on select tools September 14, 2018- Save 12% on select tools and free shipping during Kilby Week with coupon code KILBY2018 SimpleLink™ Sub-1 GHz CC1312R Wireless Microcontroller (MCU) LaunchPad™ Development Kit   NEW   The SimpleLink™ Sub-1 GHz CC1312R wireless microcontroller (MCU) LaunchPad™ development kit with Sub-1GHz Rado, which offers long-range connectivity, combined with a 32-bit ARM® Cortex®-M4F processor on a […]
  • Register Now for What’s New in Electronics Live September 11, 2018- Don’t miss your chance to network, engage, learn and connect at What’s New in Electronics Live! This year’s WNIE Live will deliver a comprehensive 2 day event covering the whole spectrum of the electronics industry. With dedicated conferences and exhibition opportunities for the Embedded and EMC industries, as well as electronics manufacturing, WNIE Live really […]
  • Win A Red Pitaya Starter Kit with 8-Bit Channel Logic Analyser Pro Add-On September 11, 2018- PODCAST: BUILDING BETTER HMIs Looks at the progression of human machine interfaces (HMIs) and what needs to be done to address the demands of next generation embedded system designs… PODCAST: A NEW APPROACH TO MOTOR CONTROL VIA CAPACITIVE ENCODER TECHNOLOGY Find out about the latest advances in encoder technology and the implications they will have […]
  • Avnet & TE: Helping startups get their ideas to market July 31, 2018- How an IoT startup got its smart parcel-tracking solution to market in under 3 years Hanhaa is a small London-based IoT startup with a big mission: to enable businesses to monitor their global shipments at massive scale – meaning, tens of thousands of parcels – and make detailed information more easily accessible and cost-effective. Where […]
  • The Make The World A Better Place Design Challenge July 18, 2018- Do your part to Make the World a Better Place and win cash prizes. Design engineers and developers sit in a unique position. They literally have the power to change the world. IAR Systems, Renesas, and Embedded Computing Design are now asking the embedded community to put those powers to good use, and Make the […]
  • Save 10% | OnlineComponents.com July 18, 2018- 400,000 in-stock parts! Save money on the next project! OnlineComponents.com are extending a promotion to you. Save 10% on anything you buy! Click the link below and save on over 4 million available SKUs! CLICK HERE SAVE 10% ON YOUR PURCHASE KRPA-11AG-12 TE Connectivity / P&B Brand Electromechanical Relay 12VAC 24Ohm 10A DPDT(35.71×35.71×50.8)mm Socket General […]
  • 15% off | Rapid Online July 17, 2018- Add code OEM15 to your basket after clicking through to the Rapid website from OEMsecrets – simply spend over £200 to get your 15% saving. Rapid offers a comprehensive range of optoelectronics, connectors, cable, switches, control and automation, sensors, enclosures, wireless and RF products, from leading brands including Schneider Electric, Telemecanique, Hammond, CamdenBoss, Alpha Wire […]
  • Order the latest products from the TI store July 17, 2018- Current and power measurement for automotive designs The TPS61322x family is the industry’s first low VIN, low IQ synchronous boost converter that can support 0.5A output current. This device is in a SOT23 package and needs only three external components, so it helps to saves PCB area and BOM cost in a wide variety of […]
  • Oscilloscope innovation. Measurement confidence July 17, 2018- Rohde & Schwarz is again expanding its oscilloscope portfolio with the launch of the R&S®RTC1000, R&S®RTM3000 and R&S®RTA4000 series oscilloscopes. With this market introduction Rohde & Schwarz has now the most up-to-date 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 class instruments on the market. Oscilloscope innovation. Measurement confidence. Quality scopes that fit small budgets – The new […]