This article takes a deeper look at the technical concepts at play in a specific proximity sensor, the VCNL36821S from Vishay.
February 02, 2020 by Robert Keim
STMicroelectronics claims this new power controller improves efficiency and performance in LED applications.
February 22, 2019 by Robert Keim
Diodes Incorporated announces two new adjustable constant-current LED controllers that accept input voltages ranging from 4.5V to 60V.
January 22, 2018 by Nick Davis
See what's inside a sound-activated LED for use in DJ environments.
March 07, 2017 by Robin Mitchell
Lutron Caseta Wireless offers home automation that includes lights and shades.
October 25, 2016 by Mark Hughes
Learn how to translate the output of a photosensor into an illuminance measurement.
January 13, 2016 by Robert Keim
Smart LEDs are becoming increasingly popular and very inexpensive. It's a great time to pick some up and experiment!
January 01, 2016 by Alex Udanis
Part 4 in the “How to Make an Ambient Light Monitor” series
August 16, 2015 by Robert Keim
Qualcomm MEMS's new technology harnesses the power of ambient light.
June 27, 2015 by Tim Youngblood
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