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Arrow to offer low-cost, high-speed data converter evaluation systems

Arrow Electronics announces the availability of a pair of evaluation modules that will assist designers in the selection of parts for – and the development of – data conversion systems. The TSW1405EVM and TSW1406EVM have been developed jointly by Texas Instruments and Lattice Semiconductor and feature Lattice FPGAs and TI analogue-to-digital converters and digital-to-analogue converters, […]

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Posted in Arrow Electronics, design, Lattice Semiconductor, News, Texas Instruments

Mouser Introduces Enhanced New RF Wireless Technology Site

Mouser Electronics today announced that its newest technology site on covering radio frequency Wireless Technology has been expanded to feature the leading drop-in RF solutions. The new RF Wireless Technology site’s enhanced Solutions spotlight helps design engineers choose from the latest integrated solutions and drop-in modules with pre-certified radios that instantly add wireless capabilities […]

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Posted in Bluetooth, design, Mouser, News, RF transceiver, wireless, ZigBee

Premier Farnell scoops Freescale Awards to recognise the successful launch of Kinetis L

Premier Farnell has been recognised with a specific award by Freescale following the hugely successful launch of the first Freedom development platform for the Kinetis L microcontrollers. The first award recognises Premier Farnell’s leadership in ‘Global Design Engineering Solutions’ and the excellent execution and results of the solutions strategy with Freescale. The other three awards […]

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

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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Posted in design, element14, Farnell, News, NXP Semiconductors, Premier Farnell

Order the New Arduino Due at

Mouser Electronics today announced it is taking orders for the new Arduino Due Microcontroller Board from Arduino, based on the Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 MCU. The long-awaited Arduino Due Microcontroller Board is based on the 32-bit processor Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 MCU, and improves all the standard Arduino functionalities, adding many new features. The Arduino […]

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Posted in active components, Arduino, design, microcontrollers, Mouser, News

Design engineers from around the world are test driving the Freescale Freedom development platform on element14

element14 today announced that the Freescale Freedom hardware for Kinetis KL25 MCUs is available for same-day shipping through element14, the first distributor to stock it globally prior to the official market launch later this month. Five engineers have been selected for a special “Preview Roadtest” of this innovative platform. These five design engineers are among […]

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

Rutronik offers expanded QNX portfolio from emtrion

Still in its infancy, the cooperation between Rutronik and emtrion is offering Rutronik customers even more benefits: Thanks to the recent strategic partnership concluded between emtrion and Triadem Solutions with respect to QNX real-time operating systems, Rutronik customers now have access to more high-end 32-bit CPU modules for QNX as well as higher quality and […]

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Posted in design, emtrion, News, Rutronik, software

Texas Instruments’ HEAT EVM available via Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics is meeting the needs of engineers looking to design and implement electronics systems that deal with demanding conditions, by offering the Harsh Environment Acquisition Terminal Evaluation Module. This high-performance platform from Texas Instruments enables signal conditioning and processor evaluation at high temperature levels and consists of a complete signal chain of components that […]

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Posted in Arrow Electronics, design, News, Texas Instruments

Design Engineers Technology Site Featuring Harsh Environments

Mouser has today announced to the industry the launch of its new technology site on featuring Harsh Environments. The new site contains technical information that aids design engineers’ thought process in developing and designing new solutions that meet the most stringent, rigorous operating conditions. While electronic components are primarily designed for stable, controlled environments, […]

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Posted in design, Mouser, News

Digi-Key and Olimex Announce Global Distribution Agreement

Digi-Key and Olimex today announced the two companies have signed a global distribution agreement. “Olimex has a strong following in the engineering community,” said Mark Zack, Digi-Key’s Vice President of Global Semiconductor Product. “By adding Olimex to Digi-Key’s line card, we can now offer a wider range of development boards for our global customers’ engineering […]

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Posted in design, Digi-Key, Distribution Agreements, Olimex