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element14 Presents FRDM-KL05Z Freescale Freedom Development Hardware

Following the successful launch of the first Freescale Semiconductor Freedom development hardware for the Kinetis family last year, element14 is pleased to announce the global availability of a new board for evaluating Kinetis KL05Z MCUs (FRDM-KL05Z). Based on the industry’s first microcontrollers built on the ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, the new platform gives design engineers the […]

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Posted in design, element14, Farnell, Freescale, microcontrollers, News, Premier Farnell

Mouser Stocks Bourns / Analog Devices RS-485 Certified EMC Compliant Interface Design Tool

Mouser Electronics is now stocking the new Bourns / Analog Devices EVAL-CN0313-SDPZ, the industry’s first certified RS-485 evaluation board for protecting against EMC events. EVAL-CN0313-SDPZ EMC Compliant Design Tool incorporates an ADI RS-485 transceiver along with Bourns circuit protection components and is ideal for designers of a variety of industrial and instrumentation applications. This Bourns […]

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Mouser Stocks STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Discovery Expansion Boards

Mouser Electronics announces the availability of STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Expansion Boards that help discover the features of the STM32 F4 High-Performance Cortex-M4 microcontrollers. The STMicroelectronics Expansion Boards aim to expand the functionality of the STM32 F4 Discovery board, built around the STM32F4 processor and featuring 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 architecture. The newly available accessories include an […]

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Posted in design, microcontrollers, Mouser, News, STMicroelectronics

Premier Farnell Announces Analog Devices and Bourns Design Board

Premier Farnell today announced a collaboration between Analog Devices and Bourns to launch the industry first RS-485 Design Board. The board is the first certified EMC Compliant RS-485 Interface Design Tool, bringing Analog Devices RS-485 expertise and Bourns external protection component expertise together to create a product that helps customers solve their EMC problems. The […]

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Posted in Analog Devices, Bourns, design, Premier Farnell

Arrow Electronics launches BeMicro Jumpstart Designer cloud-based FPGA prototyping system

Arrow has announced the availability of the BeMicro SDK Jumpstart Designer, a cloud-based design platform for rapid online prototyping with the BeMicro SDK evaluation system. BeMicro SDK is a popular USB stick format software development kit that enables users to evaluate embedded solutions with Altera’s NIOS II configurable 32bit processor. Powered by Transim, the Arrow […]

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Posted in Arrow Electronics, design, FPGA, News

RS Components reaches 300,000 download milestone for its 3D CAD model programme

RS Components has recorded 300,000 downloads of 3D CAD models from the RS website. This major milestone has been achieved just over two years after the company launched its 3D CAD programme to provide engineers globally with access to an extensive library of 3D models downloadable completely free-of-charge from the RS website. The RS 3D […]

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$99 Lattice FPGA Development Kit And Diamond Software From MSC Gleichmann

MSC Gleichmann is running the “Re-surge” campaign for Lattice Semiconductor, offering the ECP3 Versa Development Kit for the remarkably low price of $99. The promotion, which is running until 30 May 2013, also includes a free license to Lattice’s award-winning Diamond Design Software for use with the Versa Evaluation Board. Additionally, as part of the […]

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Posted in design, FPGA, Lattice Semiconductor, MSC Gleichmann, News

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

CST And Delcross Announce World-Wide Distribution Agreement

Computer Simulation Technology and Delcross Technologies have signed a distribution agreement to make CST the authorized reseller of EMIT and Savant. CST and Delcross are pleased to announce that Delcross Technologies’ EMIT (Electromagnetic Interference Toolkit) and Savant are now available world-wide through all CST sales channels. The software will be fully supported by CST’s skilled […]

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Posted in Computer Simulation Technology, Delcross Technologies, design, Distribution Agreements

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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Posted in design, microcontrollers, News, NXP Semiconductors, RS Components