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MagnaChip to Offer Planar-Type Hall-effect Sensors Suitable for Mobile, IoT and Automotive Applications

SEOUL, South Korea and SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2018 — MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (“MagnaChip”) (NYSE: MX), a designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, announced today that it now offers planar-type Hall-effect sensors for foundry customers.

The Hall-effect sensor has been adopted by the market for an increasing number of applications, such as smartphone cameras for the closed-loop auto focus feature and for the auto iris function, etc. Since 2014, MagnaChip has been mass-producing Hall switches and electrical compasses using the planar-type Hall-effect sensor. The Hall-effect sensor was suitable for high sensitivity and low-corner … Read More → "MagnaChip to Offer Planar-Type Hall-effect Sensors Suitable for Mobile, IoT and Automotive Applications"

New High- and Very-High-Performance STM32 Value Lines from STMicroelectronics Boost Real-Time IoT-Device Innovation

Geneva, July 12, 2018 — The latest additions to the STM32* family, the STM32F7x0 and H7x0 Value Line microcontrollers (MCU) from STMicroelectronics, give extra flexibility to create affordable performance-oriented systems including … Read More → "New High- and Very-High-Performance STM32 Value Lines from STMicroelectronics Boost Real-Time IoT-Device Innovation"

Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Visit Futuristic Robot Hotel and Ponder Dawn of AI in New “Generation Robot” Video

July 12, 2018 – Mouser Electronics Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, along with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara, today released the third video episode in the Read More → "Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Visit Futuristic Robot Hotel and Ponder Dawn of AI in New “Generation Robot” Video"

Telit and IBM Accelerate Global Industrial IoT Deployments

  • Telit’s deviceWISE IoT platform is now interoperable with the IBM Watson IoT platform 
  • New reseller agreement enables manufacturers and other industrial businesses to leverage the combined power of the world’s best-in-class solutions for IoT and AI 

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New High- and Very-High-Performance STM32 Value Lines from STMicroelectronics Boost Real-Time IoT-Device Innovation

Geneva, July 12, 2018 — The latest additions to the STM32* family, the STM32F7x0 and H7x0 Value Line microcontrollers (MCU) from STMicroelectronics, give extra flexibility to create affordable performance-oriented systems including real-time IoT devices, without compromising features … Read More → "New High- and Very-High-Performance STM32 Value Lines from STMicroelectronics Boost Real-Time IoT-Device Innovation"

Maxim Delivers Industry’s First Radiation-Tolerant Secure Authenticator Designed to Withstand Harsh Environments to Protect Medical Device Data

San Jose, CA—July 11, 2018—Medical device designers can protect surgical tool data from memory-disruptive, high-energy gamma radiation used in sterilization, while simultaneously providing tool security with capabilities such as secure tool use management and counterfeit prevention, with the DS28E83 DeepCover® secure authenticator from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM). As the industry’s first secure authentication solution designed for gamma sterilization exposure, it enhances patient safety and includes both elliptic curve digital signature algorithm (ECDSA) and Secure Hash Algorithm-256 (SHA-256)-based cryptographic features. The 1-Wire® interface allows for … Read More → "Maxim Delivers Industry’s First Radiation-Tolerant Secure Authenticator Designed to Withstand Harsh Environments to Protect Medical Device Data"

VadaTech Announces new ADC/DAC Modules with Xilinx UltraScale+™ XCVU13P

Henderson, NV – July 11, 2018 – VadaTech, a leading manufacturer of integrated systems, embedded boards, enabling software and application-ready platforms, announces the AMC587 and AMC588. These modules couple high-performance RF front end with an XCVU13P providing signal processing bandwidth at over 20 TeraMACs of DSP compute performance in the compact AdvancedMC (AMC) form factor. OpenVPX versions of these modules are planned for later this year.

The AMC587 provides dual-channel 12-bit ADC with sample rates of up to 6.4GSPS (TI ADC12DJ3200, ADC12DJ2700, or ADC12DJ1600), or quad inputs at 3.2 GSPS, and a dual 16-bit DAC ( … Read More → "VadaTech Announces new ADC/DAC Modules with Xilinx UltraScale+™ XCVU13P"

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