2020-06-04 - Kay Annamalai

USB Type-C port implementation challenges and design solutions

USB from 1.1 to 3.2 and Beyond First launched in 1996, the universal serial bus (USB) unified the roles of…

2020-05-20 - Nitin Dahad

New MIPI RF front end spec takes 5G beyond mobile

The MIPI Alliance has released version 3.0 of its RF front end (RFFE) specification which will enable more rapid and…

2020-05-08 - Tim Dhuyvetter

Improving haptic feedback with piezoelectric transducers

Introduction to piezoelectric haptics provides the pros and cons of each and details piezoelectric transducer principles, theory, and modelling along…

2019-07-22 - Max Maxfield

Blog: Expect the Unexpected with Control Systems

The designers never considered what would happen if someone activated the locking mechanism whilst the fridge was already in the…

2017-08-14 - Sanmina

NVMe fabric storage delivers 15M IOPS, 75GB/s

Unlike traditional all-flash arrays, the non-blocking NDS22482F is connected to switched fabrics using six 100Gb PCIe over Ethernet links.

2017-05-24 - Toshiba

Toshiba enhances photocoupler characteristics

The TLP5214A is an enhanced version of the TLP5214 smart gate driver photocoupler. It delivers an improved desaturation sensing characteristics.

2017-03-17 - Rohde & Schwarz

Oscilloscope tools analyse 5Gbit/s interfaces

The R&S RTO2000 oscilloscopes feature 6GHz bandwidth and USB-PD, supporting 5Gbit/s SuperSpeed USB and PCIe 2.0 interfaces.

2017-02-24 - Lattice Semiconductor

ASSP demo platform offers video bridging capability

With the MIPI D-PHY device, CrossLink ASSP platforms adopt mobile interface technology to optimise cameras and displays with multi-I/O options.

2016-08-05 - Ceva

DSP tackles PHY control complexity of LTE, 5G modems

The CEVA-X2 is ideal to run both the PHY and MAC for a range of other communication standards.