Silicon Labs and STRATIS announced a collaboration to connect smart apartment complexes. What tech underlies this news?
September 29, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Rocket Lab’s recent in-flight failure was the result of an electrical system failure. This evokes the question, How can electrical failures be avoided?
August 03, 2020 by Jake Hertz
For now, 5G is on the main stage. But behind the curtains, 6G might not be as far away as we think.
May 23, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
Laptop or desktop PC designers know the woes of USB signal loss down a 12-inch PCB trace. The good news is there's a device purpose-built to strengthen signals the whole way across.
April 10, 2020 by Steve Arar
Social distancing doesn't mean your productivity must come to a halt.
April 01, 2020 by Kayla Matthews
Components like Analog Devices' new digital temperature sensor can springboard us into a discussion on thermal issues—whether they appear in power-supply, sensor, or motor-drive circuits.
March 15, 2020 by Robert Keim
inspectAR offers engineers a revolutionary new method of interacting with PCBs using the power of augmented reality.
January 29, 2020 by Robin Mitchell
Zuken’s eCADSTAR now includes design constraint management for length-, delay-, and skew-based routing.
December 28, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Here are some connectors around the industry that can endure harsh environments, save PCB space, and withstand water exposure.
November 16, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
Silicon carbide (SiC) power devices have been singled out by automakers for high-speed charging in automotive applications.
September 13, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Ever wish you could see your design file layers overtop your spun board? Augmented reality may make that possible in real time.
July 22, 2019 by Mark Hughes
A conversation with Altium's Vice President of Global Marketing, Lawrence Romine, about how EEs must evolve.
April 03, 2019 by Kate Smith
Tony Armstrong of Analog Devices, Inc., shares his thoughts in an interview with AAC on smart risks, thinking big, and the importance of reading data sheets.
March 31, 2019 by Mark Hughes
This high-sensitivity device is designed for space-constrained and low-power applications.
January 14, 2019 by Robert Keim
AAC recently spoke with Parker Dillmann, lead EE and co-founder of MacroFab, a PCB manufacturing company that aims to take some of the old-school pain out of the product development and scaling processes.
June 12, 2018 by Justin Kirkham
The LT8582 is a new dual channel DC/DC converter from Linear Technology.
June 07, 2018 by Mark Hughes
In this teardown, we open up a six-pack sequential battery-charging station, from Milwaukee.
April 24, 2018 by Nick Davis
The AD4002 from Analog Devices is a low-noise, low-power, and high-speed 18-bit successive approximation register analog-to-digital converter.
April 16, 2018 by Nick Davis
Texas Instruments recently announced their new dual high-current buck converter and dual linear regulator all in a single IC.
March 30, 2018 by Nick Davis
The new ZVS power modules from Vicor offer high efficiencies at high temperatures.
March 15, 2018 by Nick Davis
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