Richardson RFPD Adds Cree SiC Half-Bridge Module

LaFox, Ill. –  Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 1.2kV, 5.0 mΩ all-silicon carbide (SiC), half-bridge module from Cree, Inc. The new CAS300M12BM2 is available in a 62 x 106 x 30 millimeter package and includes a Z-FET™ MOSFET and a Z-Rec™ diode in a half-bridge configuration. The CAS300M12BM2 incorporates…

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RFMW Offers TriQuint 5-W Wideband GaN Transistor

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for a 50 ohm, input matched, GaN transistor from TriQuint. The T1G3000532-SM spans 30MHz to 3.5GHz and can be tuned for power or efficiency depending on customer application. Ideal for professional and military communications, radar systems, test instrumentation or avionics, the T1G3000532-SM is CW or pulsed capable. TriQuint offers this transistor in a…

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Neonode Issued U.S. Patent for Light-Based Touch Controls

Santa Clara, Calif. — Neonode Inc., (Nasdaq:NEON), the optical-touch technology licensing company, announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has recently issued Neonode patent #8,775,023 (‘023) for Light-Based Touch Controls on a Steering Wheel and Dashboard. The ‘023 patent covers controlling in-car entertainment and navigation systems via hand gestures performed on a touch-sensitive steering…

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Mouser Stocks Intel NUC with Intel Atom E3815 MPU Kit

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping the Intel® NUC with Intel® Atom™ processor E3815 Board and Kit. At only 7.48″x4.56″x1.57″ (190x16x40mm), this new compact computer is built on the 22nm, 1.46GHz Intel Atom processor E3815 – Intel’s 64-bit System on Chip (SoC). The NUC targets compact intelligent systems that require high performance data, graphics and media capabilities over a wide…

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Audience Acquires Sensor Platforms

Mountain View, Calif. – Audience, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADNC), today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Sensor Platforms, Inc. Sensor Platforms develops software and algorithms that interpret sensor data to enable broad context awareness on smartphones, wearables and other smart devices. Audience believes the combination of its Advanced Voice and Multisensory Processing with Sensor Platforms’ technology…

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IP&E Vendors Expand Portfolios through Acquisitions

With interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) component suppliers about to announce their quarterly earnings over the next few weeks, one fact is certain: several are now fatter companies thanks to a second quarter buying spree of smaller companies. Over the past quarter, major companies, including TE Connectivity, Vishay, Molex, and Bel Fuse, have snatched up…

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