2020-08-21 - Brian Dipert

A high-end display acquisition for photography aspirations

Will the Dell UP2516D’s deep black levels and wide viewing angles impress this advanced photographer wannabe?

2020-07-01 - Szukang Hsien, Nazzareno (Reno) Rossetti

How your automotive display can meet ASIL-B, cold-crank specifications

Learn how a TFT-LCD display backlight driver IC can meet ASIL-B functionality requirements and exceed cold-crank specifications while maintaining a…

2020-06-29 - Brian Dipert

Is it time to upgrade to 4K UHDTV?

10 years later, and for 1/3 the price, this engineer still ended up with a notable TV upgrade.

2020-06-18 - Richard Quinnell

A lesson in power integrity

Self-destructing displays lead to a lesson learned: keep an eye on the supply, not just the signal.

2020-06-05 - Susan Nordyk

GaN switcher ICs boost power output

Additions to the InnoSwitch3-MX series of isolated switchers enable PSU designs with continuous output power of up to 75 W…

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…

2020-05-06 - Benabadji Mohammed Salim

Simplify the battery gauge with a 1-dot bar graph display

This display uses a cheap six-pin microcontroller and a tri-color LED to realize a simple alternative to the usual four-LED…

2019-06-24 - Vincenzo Santoro

Passive Matrix OLEDs: Fundamentals and Applications

Passive matrix OLEDs are high-contrast, thin, and energy-saving. Which advantages and disadvantages do they offer and when does a Design-In-Process…

2019-05-29 - Max Maxfield

Split Flap Displays Spark Rush of Nostalgia

This modern incarnation of a vintage display technology is making its mark in myriad locations, including retro art installations.

2019-05-27 - Corning Glass Technologies

Display Glass Requirements for Oxide TFT Technology

To build a display that meets high performance expectations, panel makers require a thermally and dimensionally stable glass to improve…