News http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25777/more en Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (8/2-8/8) http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-82-88 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-82-88" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-82-88#comments ADC Defense Products Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Gallery Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:27:00 +0000 849101 at http://electronicdesign.com Gallery: 6 Digital Oscilloscopes Tackling High Speed Communications Signals http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/gallery-6-digital-oscilloscopes-tackling-high-speed-communications-signals <div class="node-body gallery-body">A handy overview of the latest digital oscilloscopes for testing complex RF communications, ranging from current standards, optical coherent networks, and fifth-generation (5G) technologies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/gallery-6-digital-oscilloscopes-tackling-high-speed-communications-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/gallery-6-digital-oscilloscopes-tackling-high-speed-communications-signals#comments Products Mobile Communications Debugging Oscilloscopes Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:41:00 +0000 849081 at http://electronicdesign.com 3D XPoint Technology Claims to Find Sweet Spot Between NAND and DRAM http://electronicdesign.com/memory/3d-xpoint-technology-claims-find-sweet-spot-between-nand-and-dram <div class="node-body article-body">Intel Corp. and Micron Technology have introduced a new kind of non-volatile memory chip, called 3D XPoint, to address the explosion of growth in the digital sphere.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/memory/3d-xpoint-technology-claims-find-sweet-spot-between-nand-and-dram" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/memory/3d-xpoint-technology-claims-find-sweet-spot-between-nand-and-dram#comments Hot Topics IoT Products Mobile Embedded Memory Intel Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:45:00 +0000 847651 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>If Intel and Micron&#39;s statements are accurate, the non-volatile 3D XPoint technology would funcion as a kind of hybrid between&nbsp;NAND Flash and DRAM memory chips, capable of serving&nbsp;as digital storage or system memory.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Intel).</p> Graphene-Based Film Could Be Future of Cooling Microelectronics http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/graphene-based-film-could-be-future-cooling-microelectronics <div class="node-body article-body">A Swedish research team has developed a method for vastly increasing the cooling properties of graphene-based film, allowing it to more effectively dissipate heat from electronic devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/graphene-based-film-could-be-future-cooling-microelectronics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/graphene-based-film-could-be-future-cooling-microelectronics#comments Hot Topics Boards Mobile Embedded Power Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:21:00 +0000 846961 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Researchers&nbsp;have&nbsp;developed a method for&nbsp;vastly increasing&nbsp;the cooling properties of&nbsp;graphene-based&nbsp;film, allowing it to more effectively dissipate heat from electronic devices. (Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Chinese Firm Bids $23 Billion for Micron, Despite Unlikely U.S. Approval http://electronicdesign.com/memory/chinese-firm-bids-23-billion-micron-despite-unlikely-us-approval <div class="node-body article-body">A state-backed Chinese technology firm has submitted an informal bid of $23 billion for Micron Technology, and talks between two companies have continued despite looming political and regulatory hurdles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/memory/chinese-firm-bids-23-billion-micron-despite-unlikely-us-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/memory/chinese-firm-bids-23-billion-micron-despite-unlikely-us-approval#comments Hot Topics Defense Mobile Embedded Memory Microcontrollers Microprocessors Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:19:00 +0000 846671 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Micron is the last major U.S.-based manufacturer of DRAM and NAND memory chips. A successful bid would contribute greatly to China&#39;s&nbsp;growing semiconductor industry, but most analysts are skeptical that the U.S. government would approve the transaction. (Image courtesy of Micron).</p> Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (7/26-8/1) http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-726-81 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-726-81" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-726-81#comments ADC Defense Products Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Gallery Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:05:00 +0000 846661 at http://electronicdesign.com 6 Digital Oscilloscopes For Testing High-Speed Communications Signals http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/6-digital-oscilloscopes-testing-high-speed-communications-signals <div class="node-body article-body">As electronic devices are built with an increasing number of radio frequency and digital components, oscilloscopes are starting to incorporate a more advanced set of measurement tools for high-speed communications signals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/6-digital-oscilloscopes-testing-high-speed-communications-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/6-digital-oscilloscopes-testing-high-speed-communications-signals#comments Products Mobile Oscilloscopes Test & Measurement Agilent Technologies LeCroy Rhode & Schwarz Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:19:00 +0000 844081 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>The modern oscilloscope is no longer just a time-domain measurement tool, as test equipment vendors integrate logic, protocol, and spectrum analysis functions. (Image courtesy of Thinkstock).&nbsp;</p> Electronic Design’s Products of the Week (7/19-7/25) http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-719-725 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here we've rounded up some of the latest products to optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-719-725" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/electronic-design-s-products-week-719-725#comments ADC Defense Products Boards Mobile Communications Components DACs Dev Tools Gallery Digital ICs Embedded Ethernet Memory Power Systems Test & Measurement Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:41:00 +0000 844041 at http://electronicdesign.com Communications Test Market Booms as Carriers Prepare for IoT and 5G http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/communications-test-market-booms-carriers-prepare-iot-and-5g <div class="node-body article-body">Spurred by the growing complexity and number of wireless devices, the market for communications test equipment is expected to prosper over the next five years. An explosion of mobile data traffic is causing service providers to search out more efficient and comprehensive testing methods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/communications-test-market-booms-carriers-prepare-iot-and-5g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/communications-test-market-booms-carriers-prepare-iot-and-5g#comments Hot Topics Mobile Test & Measurement Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:25:00 +0000 843891 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Because wireless operators are constantly investing in faster transmission links, they will have to use an increasingly advanced set of monitoring tools to ensure network and device reliability. (Image courtesy of ThinkStock).</p> Iris Scanner Unlocks Smartphones Using Infrared LEDs http://electronicdesign.com/leds/iris-scanner-unlocks-smartphones-using-infrared-leds <div class="node-body article-body">Fujitsu Ltd. recently unveiled the Arrows NX F-04G smartphone, which uses infrared light-emitting diodes (IREDs) to support iris scanning authentication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/leds/iris-scanner-unlocks-smartphones-using-infrared-leds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/leds/iris-scanner-unlocks-smartphones-using-infrared-leds#comments Products Mobile Components LEDs Systems Wireless Mon, 20 Jul 2015 19:55:00 +0000 843881 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Because smartphones hold a large amount of personal information, manufacturers are investing in stronger security measures, such as fingerprint scans and iris scanning authentication. (Image courtesy of Fujitsu Limited).&nbsp;</p>