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NXP Acquires Freescale For $11.8bn

NXP Semiconductors and Freescale Semiconductor are to merge – or you could say NXP has paid $11.8bn to acquire Freescale. If you prefer merger it creates a $40bn enterprise. As NXP is paying Freescale shareholders $6.25 in cash, it looks more like an acquisition. Either way it creates a powerful force in the automotive semiconductor […]

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Mouser Is First To Stock NXP LPC800 Series Cortex-M0+ MCUs

Mouser Electronics is now stocking the new Cortex-M0+ microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors. LPC800 MCUs offer easy-to-use peripherals, 32-bit capabilities, and exceptional power efficiency. Based on an ultra-low-power 30-MHz ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, LPC800 is fully compatible with the Cortex-M architecture and instruction set and offers superior code density to 8- / 16-bit architectures. The Cortex-M0+ features […]

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Mouser leads with “Blue Chip” names at Embedded World

Mouser Electronics is featuring key new suppliers at the Embedded World Conference in Nuremburg, Germany (Feb 26-28, 2013). With the addition of key new lines including leading programmable logic supplier, Altera, and wound components maker, Coilcraft, the distributor continues to complement and strengthen its product range with these additional ‘blue chip’ suppliers. “We want design […]

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Posted in Altera, Arduino, Coilcraft, International Rectifier, Mouser, News, NXP Semiconductors, Olimex

Mouser Feature Full Demo Program With Leading Suppliers At Embedded World

Mouser Electronics has announced a program of special presentations to be held at their booth, Hall 4A 302 at the Embedded World Conference in Nuremburg, Germany (Feb 26-28, 2013). This special programming supports Mouser’s commitment to serving the needs of design engineers. Tuesday 26th February: 9:00am – 1:00pm: Class D Audio Amplifiers with International Rectifier […]

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Posted in Altera, Arduino, Atmel Corporation, Cirrus Logic, Coilcraft, IAR Systems, International Rectifier, Mouser, News, NXP Semiconductors, Olimex, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments

Farnell element14 Showcases Exclusive Embedded Design Solutions At Embedded World 2013

Farnell element14 will demonstrate an exclusive range of leading edge embedded solutions for designers creating new products and applications, at Embedded World 2013. Farnell element14 will be joined by technology partners including, Anaren, Cadsoft, Embest, Eurocircuits, Freescale, Microchip, NXP, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments, and Raspberry Pi. Located in Hall 5, Booth 220, the stand will showcase […]

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Posted in Cadsoft, design, element14, embedded tools, Energy Micro AS, Farnell, Freescale, Linear Technology, Microchip Technology, News, NXP Semiconductors, Premier Farnell, Raspberry Pi, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments, Würth Elektronik

RS Components Supports Rapid Prototyping With New mbed Application Board

RS Components has announced the availability of a new mbed application board. Based around the mbed developer platform, the new mbed application board includes a host of connectors and external interfaces, eliminating the requirement for add-on boards and thus reducing valuable design time for engineers. The new application board is credit-card sized (54mm x 86mm) […]

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Farnell element14 demonstrate exclusive products at electronica 2012

This year’s electronica in Munich proved to be a great success for Farnell element14. International visitors were able to access a range of exclusive products and solution from companies from Freescale, Atmel and EnOcean to Tektronix. One of the key demonstrations was from Raspberry Pi of its new accessories the Gertboard and the PiFace, both […]

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Posted in Agilent, Analog Devices, Arm Ltd, Cadsoft, element14, Farnell, Freescale, News, NXP Semiconductors, Premier Farnell, Raspberry Pi, STMicroelectronics, Tektronix, Texas Instruments, Würth Elektronik

element14 collaborates with NXP to produce exclusive LPC4357-EVB low-cost dual-core media development board

element14 today announced the exclusive availability of the NXP LPC4357-EVB board from element14. The new media development board featuring the NXP LPC4357 dual-core ARM processor device is the result of collaboration between element14 and NXP to deliver a low-cost, media device suitable for development of embedded applications. The board delivers a unique combination of dual-core […]

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Mouser Stocking NXP Lighting Dev Boards for DALI, DMX512, and KNX

Mouser Electronics today announced stock on the industry’s first development platforms for DALI, DMX512, and KNX networks based on the ARM Cortex-M0 microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors. By bringing LPC1100XL to lighting control systems, NXP is making it straightforward for lighting designers to upgrade from existing solutions without increasing costs. The OM13026 DALI NGX Reference Board […]

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Mouser delivers latest USB 3.0 Technologies: Cypress EZ-USB® FX3 and NXP USB 3.0 SuperSpeed re-driver

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced that it is stocking the EZ-USB® FX3 SuperSpeed USB Controller from Cypress Semiconductor as well as the USB 3.0 Re-Driver from NXP Semiconductors. The Cypress EZ-USB FX3 is the next-generation USB 3.0 peripheral controller that enables developers to add USB 3.0 device functionality to any system. The FX3 has a […]

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