Microcontrollers http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25799/more en Interview: Sujata Neidig Comments On Wearable Tech Trends http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/interview-sujata-neidig-comments-wearable-tech-trends <div class="node-body article-body">Sujata Neidig, Consumer Business Development Manager for Freescale's Microcontroller division, chats with Technology Editor Bill Wong about wearable tech and Freescale's WaRP. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/interview-sujata-neidig-comments-wearable-tech-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/interview-sujata-neidig-comments-wearable-tech-trends#comments Interviews Medical Mobile Embedded Microcontrollers Freescale Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:20:00 +0000 108151 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Sujata Neidig<br /> Consumer Business Development Manager<br /> <a href="http://www.freescale.com" target="_blank">Freescale</a></p> IoT Gateways And Triple Core Micros At FTF 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/blog/iot-gateways-and-triple-core-micros-ftf-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">Not surprisingly, Freescale had a lot to show off at their 2014 Freescale Technology Forum including a triple core micro and an IoT gateway running Java. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/iot-gateways-and-triple-core-micros-ftf-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/iot-gateways-and-triple-core-micros-ftf-2014#comments Embedded Microcontrollers Microprocessors alt.embedded Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:58:00 +0000 107641 at http://electronicdesign.com Simplify Motion Control with the LPC1500 MCU from NXP http://electronicdesign.com/simplify-motion-control-lpc1500-mcu-nxp <div class="node-body link-body">LPC1500 MCUs from NXP are optimized for fast, easy, high-precision motor control of low-cost sensor-less motors. Steven McQuade from NXP gives a demonstration of a permanent magnet synchronous motor application at EE Live! 2014. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/NXP_MCU_VideoPromo.jpg?1397223826" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/simplify-motion-control-lpc1500-mcu-nxp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microcontrollers NXP Semiconductors Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:40:00 +0000 107501 at http://electronicdesign.com 6 Tips for Designing GUIs for Resource Constrained Microcontrollers http://electronicdesign.com/6-tips-designing-guis-resource-constrained-microcontrollers <div class="node-body link-body">Ken Maxwell, Director of Engineering at Express Logic, talks to Electronic Design's Bill Wong about what to consider when designing a GUI for resource constrained microcontrollers. Express Logic's GUIX is a development platform for designing graphic user interfaces for embedded applications. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/GUIMicrocontrollersVideoPromo.jpg?1397051983" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/6-tips-designing-guis-resource-constrained-microcontrollers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microcontrollers Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:58:00 +0000 107311 at http://electronicdesign.com Cortex-M4 Family Gets A Refresh http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m4-family-gets-refresh <div class="node-body article-body">Freescale’s Kinetis K series of Arm Cortex-M4 microcontrollers has received an across the board update that adds performance and functionality. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m4-family-gets-refresh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-m4-family-gets-refresh#comments Microcontrollers Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:57:00 +0000 107291 at http://electronicdesign.com Cortex-A57 SoC Targets SDN/NFV Applications http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-a57-soc-targets-sdnnfv-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Freescale’s latest crop of QorIQ LS2 SoCs based on the Arm Cortex-A57 and T4080, based-on the Power Architecture, provide support for software defined networking and network function virtualization. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-a57-soc-targets-sdnnfv-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/cortex-a57-soc-targets-sdnnfv-applications#comments Defense Mobile Microcontrollers Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:03:00 +0000 107121 at http://electronicdesign.com How to Use Zero Cross Detect on Microchip MCUs http://electronicdesign.com/how-use-zero-cross-detect-microchip-mcus <div class="node-body link-body">Microchip's Zero Cross Detect technology is implemented in their latest 8-bit family MCUs that can address a range of applications such as motor control and power management. Electronic Design's Bill Wong discusses how the technology works with Cobus van Eeden from Microchip.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/MicrochipMCUsVideoPromo.jpg?1396965649" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/how-use-zero-cross-detect-microchip-mcus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microcontrollers Microchip Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:59:00 +0000 107101 at http://electronicdesign.com Gallery: The Best From Day 3 at EE Live 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-best-day-3-ee-live-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest products and technology on display at EE Live in San Jose, California, brought to you by Electronic Design’s editors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-best-day-3-ee-live-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-best-day-3-ee-live-2014#comments Products Boards Dev Tools Embedded Microcontrollers ST Microelectronics Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:10:00 +0000 106841 at http://electronicdesign.com 8-Bit PICs Offer Three High-Resolution 16-Bit PWMs http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/8-bit-pics-offer-three-high-resolution-16-bit-pwms <div class="node-body article-body">Microchip has expanded its 8-bit PIC microcontroller range with the PIC12(L)F157X family. Three new MCUs have full-featured 16-bit pulse-width modulators (PWMs) with independent timers, for applications where high resolution is needed, such as LED lighting, stepper motors, or battery charging. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/8-bit-pics-offer-three-high-resolution-16-bit-pwms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/8-bit-pics-offer-three-high-resolution-16-bit-pwms#comments Products Digital ICs Microcontrollers Microchip Europe News Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:42:00 +0000 106731 at http://electronicdesign.com Gallery: The Latest Products From Day 2 at EE Live 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-latest-products-day-2-ee-live-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest products and technology on display at EE Live in San Jose, California, brought to you by Electronic Design’s editors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-latest-products-day-2-ee-live-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/gallery-latest-products-day-2-ee-live-2014#comments Products Boards Communications Embedded Microcontrollers NXP Semiconductors Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:58:00 +0000 106681 at http://electronicdesign.com