Monthly Archives: March 2012

Dual RFID-ZigBee sensors to enable NFC applications for the Internet of Things

Zaragoza, Spain-based Libelium has launched a new RFID/NFC module for its Waspmote sensor platform. The new radio module extends Waspmote features allowing the sensor data to be used in Location Based Services (LBS), such as asset tracking, supply chain monitoring, … Continue reading

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Arrow develops embedded networking tool based on Infineon’s XMC4000 MCUs

Arrow Electronics has developed an embedded web server for compact and efficient network communication. The embedded networking demonstrator iXperience M4 is based on Infineon’s new 32-bit XMC4000 microcontroller family that uses the ARM Cortex M4 processor. Embedded software solutions from … Continue reading

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Rohm to show SiC diodes featuring lower loss and higher voltage capability at PCIM

Rohm Semiconductor will be exhibiting, amongst other things, its SiC Schottky barrier diodes and MOSFETs with lower losses and higher voltage capability at PCIM in Nuremberg, Germany, May 8-10 (hall 12, booth 601).

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New RF direct conversion receiver available in UK from Solid State Supplies

UK distributor Solid State Supplies has announced availability of a new direct conversion receiver (DCRx) integrated circuit (IC) from CML Microcircuits. The CMX994 targets the next generation of multi-mode software defined radios (SDR) for wireless data and two-way radio applications. … Continue reading

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Sony launches ultra compact, digital colour HD block camera module

Sony Europe’s Image Sensing Solutions division has added an ultra compact colour camera module to its range of FCB block cameras with digital outputs. Measuring just 50×47.6×54.2mm, the FCB-SE600 has been designed for space-restricted environments yet features a motorised optical … Continue reading

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Priority change relay from Finder ensures even wear of alternating loads

For installations needing duplicate equipment sets, for reasons of operational security or to meet peak loading demands, Finder has introduced a flexible multi-function priority change relay, providing convenient control of main and secondary systems.  Suiting for example, pumping or refrigeration … Continue reading

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Expo Ferroviaria: Most versatile multipin connectors for mass transit

At Expo Ferroviaria in Turin, Italy today, ITT Interconnect Solutions showed its Veam CIR series which it says is the most versatile electrical, optical and pneumatic multi-pin connector series available today. Designed originally for the hostile environment of mass transit … Continue reading

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