Single axis MEMS capacitive accelerometers measure on three axes

Low noise, low cost MEMS capacitive accelerometer modules from Silicon Designs offer measurements ... 

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Thin film, common mode filters have high attenuation for mobile devices

The increased multi-functionality of wireless devices such as smartphones, wearables and ... 

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Samsung updates timeless Galaxy Watch4 Classic

Health monitoring in a classic watch design is the design goal for the Galaxy Watch4 Classic ... 

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Chip inductor offers high Q in a miniature size

Two chip inductors from Bourns, the Model CWF1610 and CWF2414 have a wirewound construction, ... 

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Peripheral development boards are based on LTE-M and NB-IoT connectivity

The LTE IOT 8 Click is the latest member of the Click peripheral development boards, available ... 

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Rutronik adds Nordic Semiconductor’s PMIC

Offering efficient reliability in confined spaces, the Nordic nPM1100 is a dedicated power ... 

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Image sensor is smaller than a grain of rice

A collaboration between AT&S and ams Osram has resulted in an image sensor that is ... 

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Connector insert battles into the future

To modernise the armed forces, ODU believes that connectors will need to meet new challenges. ... 

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Metallic finish for NFC labels to enhance packaging

Labels with metallic finishes maintain NFC communication performance and bring value to ... 

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Proximity sensor reduces power consumption in wearables

Power consumption is reduced to just 6.63 microA by the Optoelectronics Group of Vishay ... 

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Low voltage clock oscillators afford designers a common supply rail

Low voltage clock oscillators from IQD meet the need for low voltage operation designs ... 

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Miniature TVS diodes save space for bi-directional over-voltage protection

TVS diodes released by TDK extend the company’s portfolio of components for bidirectional ... 

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Miniature recording probes track brain activity for weeks

Building on the Neuropixel probes released in 2017, researchers at the non profit HHMI ... 

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MEMS barometric pressure sensors have lowest noise pressure, says TDK

Claimed to achieve the industry’s lowest pressure noise of 0.4 Pa RMS and attain the ... 

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Enclosures warn when wearer is ‘too close’

Helping maintain social distancing, OKW’s Body-Case and Minitec wearable enclosure can ... 

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NuCurrent cuts loose by extending HF wireless charging

For product categories that are using RF and inductive charging, NuCurrent has launched ... 

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Scrubbing contact technology accelerates test socket

Smiths Interconnect has employed its Joule 20 failsafe scrubbing contact technology in ... 

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InnovationLab and Evonik partner for printed rechargeable batteries

Printed electronics specialist, InnovationLab has partnered with chemical company, Evoknik ... 

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Wafer-level camera module reaches inside the brain

A wafer-level camera by OmniVision Technologies, is small enough to access the smallest ... 

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Light-sensitive photodiode improves bio sensors for slim wearables

Featuring an increased photocurrent of 33 microA, the VEMD8081 is a high speed, silicon, ... 

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Multi-layer ferrite inductors from TDK meet NFC resistance levels

Component specialist, TDK, has developed the MLJ-H1005 inductors for use in near field ... 

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Sensor provides health check via wearables

Smartphones, wearables and mobile devices with V-Sensor are able to measure blood pressure, ... 

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Solar harvesting increases wearable runtime

Wearable devices are, by nature, space-constrained, but now the runtime of these devices ... 

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Colour laser module enhances augmented reality glasses and micro projectors

Augmented reality (AR) glasses are expected to become one of the most popular wearable ... 

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Digi-Key Electronics signs GLF Integrated Power

Component distributor, Digi-Key Electronics has signed a global distribution agreement ... 

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Fischer Connectors flexes its design power for SWaP

Products and accessories have been added to the Fischer Freedom series of plug-and-use ... 

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Audio Precision redefines production testing for audio devices

Set-up time for audio production testing can be reduced, using the APx517B acoustic analyser, ... 

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USB-C device test socket accelerates consumer device production lines 

Consumer electronics based on the USB-C type of I/O connector can be quickly and easily ... 

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Temperature compensated RTC has I2C interface

Claimed to offer the world’s best time accuracy across industrial temperature range at ... 

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Air purifier ‘necklace’ protects children

One of the innovations showcased by TAITRA, the Taiwan trade body is the Airvida C1, a ... 

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3D spatial audio allow motion-aware hearables

3D spatial audio technology company, VisiSonics and wireless IP company, Ceva, have collaborated ... 

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Medical implants address data-intensive applications

Medical implant communication system (MICS) modules in the Type 1RM family from Murata ... 

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Temperature sensor enables privacy-first health screenings

QuikSense is a cost-effective and scalable temperature solution that integrates with existing ... 

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Surface mount PPTCs save space in mobile, wearable devices

Littelfuse has announced polymeric positive temperature coefficients (PPTCs) that protect ... 

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Binder unveils printing technique that gives sensors a new dimension

Functional electronic layers can be laid directly on a component, says binder. The binder ... 

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Stackable development kits are based on ESP32 Wi-Fi SoC

M5Stack offers a range of modular stackable product development toolkits based on ESP32. ... 

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Murata develops multilayer ceramic capacitor for smaller, thinner mobile devices

Believed to be the world’s smallest, laminated multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs), ... 

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ST adds development board to embed USB Type-C

A USB-IF-certified development board by STMicroelectronics provides a reference for, and ... 

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TDK claims T3902 is world’s lowest power PDM microphone

Designed for use in mobile devices, wearables, headsets and TV remotes, the InvenSense ... 

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LDO regulator has high PSRR for noise-sensitive applications

The AP7353 low dropout (LDO) regulator is designed to meet the need for voltage regulation ... 

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Component carrier replaces flexible PCBs

Flexible circuit boards are made of thin polymide films and are designed into space constrained, ... 

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Smart health patch adapts to measure Covid-19 patients

Henkel has partnered with six medical and technology companies to develop a smart health ... 

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Intelliconnect manufactures connectors for cochlear ear implants

Among the RF and waterproof connectors available from Intelliconnect for diagnostic, treatment ... 

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Yokogawa launches nine models of digital manometer

For measurement and long-term stability for pressure sensors in consumer goods and wearables, ... 

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OLED microdisplay has wide viewing angle for augmented reality

Designed for augmented reality (AR) devices, the ECX335S microdisplay series from Sony ... 

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Coin-type cell is designed to power IoT devices

NGK Insulators offers the EnerCera Coin, a coin type cell for IoT devices and claims they ... 

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Flat connectors withstand higher operating temperatures

Flat flexible cable/flat printed circuit (FFC/FPC) connectors from Hirose Electric can ... 

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Emitter antennae are designed for motion capture in AR/VR

Devices which use motion capture, for example headsets, controllers, suits, gloves, as ... 

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MLCC from Murata is “world’s smallest 100nF capacitor”

Mobile applications will benefit from the GRM011 multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) that ... 

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Fingerprint sensor authenticates via smartphone’s display

Believed to be the largest surface fingerprint-on-display (FoD) module, designed with organic ... 

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VHX-7000 digital microscope examines semiconductor quality

The trend to miniaturise components to satisfy the ever-increasing demand for wearable ... 

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RFID labels prove a tonic for pharmaceuticals and medical devices

As a result of a strategic partnership between Schreiner MediPharm and PragmatIC, RFID ... 

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Sounder driver shrinks audio user interface, says Diodes

An enhanced version of Diodes sounder driver, the PAM8904E, is designed for small and portable ... 

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Wireless SoC stands up to demands of low power IoT

Security is taken seriously at Nordic Semiconductor, which has introduced the nRF5340 SoC, ... 

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Green tags encourage green RFID products

Smartrac Technology Group introduces the Eagle Green tags, the latest in the company’s ... 

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Plessey has introduced a microLED Direct-Drive display platform and development kit

Plessey has introduced a microLED Direct-Drive display platform and development kit based ... 

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Plessey uses GaN-on-silicon for 4Mpixel microLED display

Plessey claims to have produced a record-breaking 2.5-micron pixel pitch, high resolution ... 

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Fischer expands Freedom range with new materials and configurations

Nine products have been added to Fischer’s Freedom connector series. According to the ... 

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Smartrac steps up security with NFC PRO tags

RFID technology and IoT specialist, Smartrac has launched the Pro series of NFC tags and ... 

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Waterproof digital sensor measures air and water pressure

Low power consumption, due to a dedicated, customised application specific integrated circuit ... 

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Senseg produces flexible actuators with roll-to-roll technology

Believed to be the world’s first flexible acutuators, the elastomeric film actuator (Elfiac) ... 

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Listen to your heart with wearable sensor

Small, low power healthcare sensors from Maxim Integrated enable new wearable health and ... 

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Bosch adds user interaction and activity tracking to ear accelerometer

User interactions and accurate activity tracking are enabled by the BMA456 accelerometer ... 

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Tri-colour e-paper displays target portable equipment

Pervasive Displays (PDi) has introduced a range of rugged tri-colour displays, aimed at ... 

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Antenova adds embedded antenna for dual-band WLAN

Antenna and RF antenna module manufacturer, Antenova has added a compact dual-band Wi-Fi ... 

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Accelerometers support CAN or RS-422 protocols

Accelerometers added to the Seiko Epson (Epson) portfolio can monitor the health of the ... 

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AEL Crystals extends range with SiTime MEMS oscillators

MEMS oscillators from SiTime are now available from AEL Crystals as the distributor continues ... 

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LPKF demonstrates fatigue-free folding glass displays

The smartphone market’s latest trend is foldable displays, currently made of plastic ... 

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ST combines accelerometer and temperature sensor for tight spaces

A MEMS three-axis accelerometer and a temperature sensor are combined in the LIS2DTW12. ... 

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Intelliconnect adds solderless interconnect for semi-rigid cables

Precision RF and microwave adapters available from Intelliconnect (Europe) now include ... 

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Nanotechnology shrinks sensors to increases battery life of earbuds 

Since pioneering sensors built inside CMOS, Nanusens has announced that its proprietary ... 

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Waterproofing protects all smartphone components

A waterproof coating, developed by P2i protects all smartphone components, even when water ... 

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