A brief guide to some useful programming languages used in embedded systems design—and where you can learn, practice, and master them.
May 26, 2017 by Chantelle Dubois
Texas Instruments’ TPS7A02 low-dropout linear regulator combines ultra-low IQ with fast transient response.
September 23, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
What makes a secure SoC actually... secure? Check out this overview of hardware-based security features in a real-world example IC.
July 24, 2019 by Mark Hughes
Cree is doubling down on SiC with new facility expansions and the creation of what it claims will be the largest silicon carbide device manufacturing facility in the world.
September 26, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
DragonFly LDM extends the scope of 3D printing to the unattended, low-volume manufacturing of electronic circuitry.
July 29, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
ARM and x86 are the two most common processor families on the planet. What are their strengths, weaknesses, and applications?
May 05, 2017 by Robin Mitchell
Typical PLCs are very expensive, but never fear: cheaper versions exist!
December 28, 2015 by Alex Udanis
Toshiba's newest family of SLC NAND memory products focuses on high transfer rates and providing an alternative to NOR memory.
September 27, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
TDK joins a list of companies who provide test-based models for RF and mmWave components through Modelithics.
August 29, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
From the typical pick-and-place down to the high-precision cobots, industrial robotics are changing rapidly.
August 26, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The latest member of the RIGOL Ultravision II portfolio includes a jitter and real-time eye analysis package.
August 09, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
This article looks at gallium arsenide, comparing it to other semiconductor materials, and explores how different compounds are used in components.
August 23, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
This teardown looks at some of the circuitry inside Baofeng's dual-band handheld transceiver.
February 28, 2017 by Mark Hughes
The adoption of PCIe Gen4 and USB 3.2 interface technologies shows how controller chips are trying to match the capacity and speed of flash memory they serve in SSD designs.
August 27, 2019 by Majeed Ahmad
Looking to get a new FPGA development board? Maybe you aren’t, but this article might persuade you to get one like our previous article did to me.
February 18, 2018 by Donald Krambeck
Renesas and StradVision are leveling up automotive camera solutions with deep learning for object recognition on low-power SoCs.
September 30, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
GaN transistors are faster and more efficient than classic silicon devices. But if these devices are so great, what's holding them back?
January 23, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
You might use ANNs for machine vision, but did you know it can predict weather, track animal behavior, and unlock the secrets of cosmology?
October 04, 2019 by Lisa Boneta
Energy harvesting is something that many engineers have heard of but MIT has taken this concept to a whole new level with an underwater sensor that has no battery.
August 21, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
Ever wonder what's inside a Bluetooth speaker? In this week’s Teardown Tuesday we are going to take a look at the inside of one.
March 29, 2016 by Alex Udanis
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