2017-08-03 - Mark Stansberry

Music to the ears: Pedal effect design

Musicians favour pedal effect circuits created with specific types of components or with a specific circuit design because of how…

2017-08-03 - Mark Stansberry

Music to the ears: Effect simulation, emulation

Audio simulation and emulation with LTspice and a simple digital audio system, such as Windows Multimedia Player, gives you a…

2017-07-28 - Imagination Technologies

Imagination updates CPU teaching material

The comprehensive set of materials aims to provide students with all the necessary tools to learn about computer architecture.

2017-07-27 - Steve Taranovich

TI rolls out scalable power solution for wearables

Reference designs, such as the one introduced by Texas Instruments, enable designers to add their talent and creativity to reach…

2017-07-27 - Steve Taranovich

Using energy harvesting to keep wearables running

A possible design solution uses an inkjet-printed mmWave rectenna which is a rectifying antenna that will convert electromagnetic energy into…

2017-07-27 - Steve Taranovich

Power ideas to spur wearable designers’ creativity

The biggest challenge for wearables has been keeping them properly and conveniently powered, as present designs force the user to…

2017-07-26 - David Levett, Tim Frank, Márcio Sari, Uwe Jansen, Klaus Vogel

Switching patterns, harmonics of Cascade H Bridge

CHB has become a popular topology and is regularly selected by power electronics design engineers for MVDs, not least because…

2017-07-26 - David Levett, Tim Frank, Márcio Sari, Uwe Jansen, Klaus Vogel

Why CHB is popular topology for medium voltage drives

Design engineers have the luxury of several suitable topologies for Medium Voltage Drives (MVDs). Recently, one particular topology, the Cascade…

2017-07-21 - Renesas Electronics

Artificial sensibility reads driver’s emotions

The emotion engine in Renesas development kit uses sensibility technology to recognise emotional states such as confidence or uncertainty based…

2017-07-20 - ETSI

ETSI offers packaged APIs for MEC deployment

The package includes group specifications that provide a generic set of API design principles and patterns for application lifecycle management…