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Content tagged with Electronics & Test posted in October 2006
Equipment Makers Get Vertical
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Broad product offerings help get systems running quickly
MCU Kits Motor On
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10/23/2006  Post a comment
We tested some popular microcontroller (MCU) development kits to find out how well they work. Here’s how they stack up.
Motion Building Blocks
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ICs provide specialized hardware and software solutions for motion control
Portable Connectivity
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Microchip Mechatronics Demo Board Review
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MCU Kits Motor On: Expanded Review of Microchip
Devices Pack More Functionality
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New ICs enable more features on electronic products
Cell Phone with Music
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Ramtron VersaKit Review
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MCU Kits Motor On: Expanded Review of Ramtron
Electronics Trend Watch: 2006 - 2007
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EDITOR'S LETTER
A High-Fiber (Optic) Diet
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Cables, connectors and connector systems target high-speed data
Cost-Driven Needs a Priority
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Innovative designs meet tough automotive requirements
Protection Inside the Box
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Localized protection techniques move outside the electromechanical realm
Connectors at Work
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Special connector/cable designs withstand the daily rigors of a factory environment
'Weight' A Minute
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Passives Move in Many Directions
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Size, power, heat specifications all improve
Adapting to Application Requirements
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Solving specific problems requires special design considerations
Sensing Systems Solutions
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Using sensing to improve system performance
Connecting System Power
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These connectors handle amps and hundreds of volts
Linear Regulators Keep Shrinking
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More features, less space
Adapting to Applications
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Reduced size relays address system design constraints
Power Supplies
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For power sources, form follows function
Colorful Vision Sensors
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Detecting colors adds to the versatility and value of vision sensors
Unique Requirements Met
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Call these connectors what you will, they fulfill a critical need
Making a Tight Connection
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More than portable products require small connectors
Gyros Progress
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MEMS-based products target emerging applications
LEDs Continue to Shed More Light
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High output opens new applications
Safe-Operation Savvy
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Switch designs address safety aspect of machines and appliances
USB Links Instruments to Many Technologies
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Fast link provides ease-of-use
Distributors Further Enhance Internet Support
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Online data is allways available
Technology Inside: Understanding the Process
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The enclosure usually conveys the design intent of the end product
Distributors Enhance Support Options
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Design services extend to engineering community
Industrial Sensors
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Rugged operator-friendly designs proliferate
I/O Expands into Motion
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Devices add capabilities for controlling stepper, servo and dc motors
Bonding Yields Better Parts
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Materials improve reliability, help cool chips
Record Killer Data
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IC Makers Roll Out New Power Management Device
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Packs more functionality into chips
Cool It
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New cooling techniques offer unique solutions to remove heat
Workhorses Continue to Evolve
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Capacitors shrink while boosting performance, broaden capabilities
Communications are Reaching into Homes, Cars
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Transceivers trim price, size




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