2017-01-20 - Bourns

Potentiometers increase precision for audio, light mixing

Bourns’ 100mm slide potentiometers enable thin design and long product life in pro audio and lighting mixing consoles.

2017-01-19 - RS Components

Raspberry Pi module cuts size, fits DDR2 SODIMM socket

CM3 fits into a standard DDR2 SODIMM socket and provides the same basic processing capabilities as the Raspberry Pi 3.

2017-01-17 - Julien Happich

Power your Raspberry Pi with a solar panel

PiSolMan is a Kickstarter campaign for an add-on board that uses solar power for Raspberry Pi at an overall efficiency…

2017-01-13 - Infineon Technologies

LED drivers support high-power, high-current apps

Litix drivers allow cost-optimised full-LED front light applications for cars and motorcycles with space limitations in the handlebar’s headlamp.

2017-01-13 - Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS

2mm camera draws on insect eye principle

facetVISION camera lenses can be manufactured in large quantities in wafers similar to those applied in the semiconductor industry, says…

2017-01-11 - OmniVision Technologies

14MP image sensor powers automotive imaging apps

OmniVision’s OV9716 brings 1,392 x 976 resolution at up to 60fps in a 1/3.8in optical format with more than 120dB…

2017-01-06 - Carolyn Mathas

Smart homes, price declines impact LED market

It’s the new applications for solid-state lighting, and its role in the collection and processing of data that bodes well…

2016-12-27 - John Dunn

Are LED aisle lights in theatres being pulsed?

In this blog post, John Dunn offers an answer as to why LEDs seem pulsing like automobile tail light LEDs…

2016-12-23 - Graham Prophet

E-paper starter kits integrate e-ink displays

The kit is a starting point for makers trying out an low-power e-paper display in their design.

2016-12-16 - Kyocera

Optical sensor measures blood flow in your ears

Kyocera has shrunk an optical blood-flow sensor to fit wearables and mobile devices.