Schematic of Allegro A4480 Buck-Boost Converter

Inductorless Buck-Boost from Allegro Drives Automotive Sensors with Reduced BoM

5Vout at 50mA with short circuit protection and operation down to 3.5Vout The analog experts at Allegro MicroSystems have recently introduced a 5Vout regulator with wide Vin.  They designed this to power sensors used in...
ML7404 wireless RF IC near ruler to show small size.

World’s First Dual-Mode Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) Compliant Wireless Communication Chip

New IC supports Sigfox and IEEE802-15-4k protocols and lengthens range 10x for IoT products. ROHM and LAPIS Semiconductor have collaborated on the world’s first LPWA (Low Power Wide Area) IC for a broad range of...
Silicon carbide MOSFET die

Advantages of Using Silicon Carbide in Power Electronics

The advantages of using SiC in power electronics is the focus of a large number of semiconductor news studies and reports. These reports prove just how advantages using SiC can be when designing power...

Wireless Standards Governing Internet of Things (IoT) Connectivity

Internet of Things, Communication & Telecom, Security, Video and Imaging, Consumer electronics, Industrial, Medical and Healthcare, Lighting, Computer and peripherals Internet of Things (IoT) is an evolving field of computer, software, and hardware engineering that...
Safety Standards for Electronics

International Standards Organizations Governing Electronic Products

With thousands of international standards organizations across the world, may aspects of life is subject to standardization, which is a good thing for most people. Standardizing various processes and systems helps make life safer...
Lock for hardware cryptography

Merits of Hardware Cryptography over Software Cryptography

Cryptography is a method of storing and transmitting data in a particular form so that only those for whom it is intended can read and process it. Cryptography uses ciphers to encrypt the information...
Saving money BoM costs

3 Steps Electrical Engineers Should Take to Obtain the Best Electronic BoM Costs

To stay competitive in today’s extremely tough markets, electrical engineers have to not only be technically adept at designing in components that give their products a competitive edge, but they also have to know...
Various sensors used for IoT

Sensors – The Lifeblood of the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interconnected computing devices, digital and mechanical components or even people provide with a unique identifier that has the ability to transfer data over a network...
An career engineer looking at electronic circuit.

Career Expectations for an Electrical Engineer Specializing in Electronic Design

Electrical engineering is a historical reference to what is today known as electrical, electronics, and computer engineering. It is a broad profession that combines science and technology to design, create, and maintain products and...
Z-Wave for IoT

Z-Wave – Popular Wireless Protocol for Home Automation and Internet of Things Devices

As Internet of Things (IoT) becomes the new frontier in technology, all attention seems to be turning to wireless networks for home automation. One of the key players in remote home security and automation...

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