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2023-01-31 - Brian Dipert

Dissecting Google’s Pixel Buds Pro earbuds

Practice makes (closer to) perfect, as Google's latest earbuds, finally supporting active noise cancellation among other improvements, exemplify. Let's dive in and see how the company's engineers accomplished the various advancements.

2023-01-31 - onsemi

onsemi and VW Group cement strategic collaboration on SiC tech for next-gen EVs

onsemi has signed a strategic agreement with VW to provide modules and semiconductors that enable a complete EV traction inverter solution for VW’s next-generation platform family.

2023-01-31 - Bill Schweber

Staying vigilant of circuit and system model flaws

Electrical, thermal, and mechanical models are essential design tools, but they are not always good enough, as a new book explains.

2023-01-30 - Majeed Ahmad

The design view from GaN Systems’ booth at CES 2023

GaN semiconductors were a prominent highlight at CES 2023 alongside EVs and other products built around energy efficiency objectives.

2023-01-30 - Bill Schweber

Don’t ignore the need for small, low-capacity batteries

A low-cost printed battery offers one-time use after water activation and has minimal post-use environmental impact.

2023-01-30 - Majeed Ahmad

Test and manufacturing synergy and the NI acquisition saga

Emerson's takeover bid for National Instruments seems to be an effort to create a synergy between the test and manufacturing worlds.

2023-01-27 - ACN Newswire

EEJA showcases latest plating products at 37th INTERNEPCON JAPAN

EEJA is showcasing four new plating technologies and processes for electronic components, semiconductors, and resins at INTERNEPCON JAPAN.

2023-01-20 - Steve Hageman

My favorite design idea of all time…

A look at some clever design ideas that might stick with you through the decades.

2023-01-20 - Efficient Power Conversion

EPC GaN eToF laser driver IC enables higher density lidar systems

EPC's EPC21701 is capable of 15A pulsed current for ToF lidar applications including vacuum cleaners, robotics, 3D security cameras and 3D sensing.

2023-01-19 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip rad-hard power management device suited to LEO space applications

Microchip's first COTS rad-tolerant power, the MIC69303RT 3A LDO voltage regulator, is targeted at LEO and other space applications.