Monthly Archives: August 2011

Bosch and Freescale collaborate on automotive airbag reference platform

Bosch’s Automotive Electronics Division and Freescale have collaborated to product an automotive airbag reference platform, whose cost-effective nature should see it taken up in emerging markets such as India and China. Advertisements

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Micro-AB USB receptacle from Suyin for sturdy under-board mounting

The new 5-position Micro USB receptacle from Suyin’s 020039MB005S507ZL model series features a reverse-bottom, type AB design, and is thus suited for mounting on the underside of printed circuit boards.

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Bizzare Finnish live-in-digger contest broadcast live over the internet

A competition has seamlessly morphed the Finland’s two unlikely addictions – social media and earth diggers – into the country’s ‘must watch’ event of the year. Over the past two months they’ve been watching three men – down from the … Continue reading

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RF Connectors on show at European Microwave Week

Intelliconnect will be showing off their UK-manufactured 50Ω Coaxial and Triaxial RF connectors at European Microwave Week, 11-14 October in Manchester, UK. Intelliconnect can be found at stand number 618.

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New test generator simulates supply dips, drops and variations

European test house Teseq has developed the NSG 3040-DDV generator which provides test waveforms for simulating Supply Dips, Drops and Variations. The new generator is the first in a series of single-function generators derived from the successful NSG 3040 family … Continue reading

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Solid State Supplies wins franchise for Quectel low-cost GSM and GPS embedded wireless modules

Solid State Supplies has won a UK and Ireland franchise with Quectel Wireless Solutions, a Chinese manufacturer of wireless communications modules for M2M applications.

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High power caps available with high-frequency performance

AVX has expanded its HQ Series MLC surface mount RF power capacitors to include P90 dielectric versions for high power high frequency applications.

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