Maxim MAX77655 is smallest SIMO PMIC yet

Claimed to provide the highest number of output channels and to reduce overall product ... 

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Maxim has healthy regard for reducing development time for wearable devices

Developers can save at least six months of development time using the Health Sensor Platform ... 

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MCUs integrate peripherals for sensor-based IoT applications

Sensor-based IoT applications use a combination of analogue functionality and digital control ... 

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Image sensor minimises distortion in machine vision and mixed reality applications

A combination of a high dynamic range and pixel design means that the AR0234CS CMOS global ... 

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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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Temperature sensor enables privacy-first health screenings

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

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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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Multi-sensor module is for developers with the IoT bug

SmartBug is an intelligent multi-sensor IoT module by TDK. The InvenSense module combines ... 

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Maxim says dual-photo detector optical sensor is thinnest available

Sensors can be quickly and easily designed into wearable health and fitness products, says ... 

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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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Smart sensors are the jewel in the crown

Scientists have taken inspiration from the biomimicry of butterfly wings and peacock feathers ... 

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Signal conditioner IC targets industry 4.0, medical and IoT sensor applications

The latest addition to the sensor signal conditioner (SSC) range is the ZSSC3240. According ... 

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Wristband alerts wearer to social distancing parameters

To ensure social distancing is maintained in the work environment, Tended offers a wristband ... 

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PMICs halve current to boost efficiency, says Silicon Labs

Energy-friendly power management ICs (PMICs) from Silicon Labs, the EFP01 family are companion ... 

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Putting your finger on detecting sleep apnea

Belgian start-up, Ectosense, has developed a finger sensor to determine if sleep apnea ... 

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Digi-Key adds biometric systems with Fingerprint Cards signing

Digi-Key Electronics has signed a global distribution partnership with Fingerprint Cards ... 

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Barometric pressure sensor provides indoor location

Pressure sensing is used in the BMP390 barometric pressure sensor which delivers altitude ... 

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G-Shock uses Renesas RE microcontroller for heart rate and GPS

At the end of last month Casio Computer unveiled its latest smartwatch. The G-Shock watch ... 

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Bluetooth-enabled V-Sensor checks up on the wearer

Leman Micro Devices (LMD) has announced that its V-Sensor is now Bluetooth-enabled. Coupled ... 

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NIR sensor saves power for mobile 3D optical sensing systems

3D optical sensing applications such as face recognition, payment authentication can operate ... 

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Integrated IP and software develop contextually-aware IoT devices

At CES this week, Ceva will demonstrate its SenslinQ integrated hardware IP and software ... 

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Wireless VR/AR haptic glove allows gamers to “feel” digital objects

At CES next week, BeBop Sensors will announce the Forte Data Glove, claimed to be the first ... 

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Image sensor evaluation kits support VR and smart buildings

Evaluation kits from ams support eye tracking, presence detection and object recognition ... 

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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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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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Cuffless BP monitor meets Class-II regulatory accuracy

Blood pressure (BP) monitoring is conventionally achieved with bulky and mechanical cuff-based ... 

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Temperature sensors in WLCSP integrate into wearable designs

Temperature sensors from ams are available in a tiny 1.5mm2 wafer level chip ... 

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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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Listen to your heart with wearable sensor

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

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Ambient light sensor is sensitive for wearables and smartphones

In small form factor applications such as smart watches and sport bands where very high ... 

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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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Analog Devices integrates electrochemical and impedance measurement

The AD5940 is an electrochemical and impedance measurement front end released by Analog ... 

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Miniature barometric pressure sensor offers protection

Protected against water, dust and humidity, the small barometric pressure sensor Xensiv ... 

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Embedded Vision Alliance awards REAL3 image sensor as “Product of the Year”

Smartphone cameras increasingly require 3D vision capabilities as differentiating factor. ... 

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Pressure sensor is sensitive for extended temperatures

A ceramic port is included in the design of the Bourns Model BPS140 pressure sensor to ... 

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Maxim’s Heart-Rate Sensor Designed Into Fujitsu Connected Technologies’ New Raku Raku Smartphone F-01L for Seniors

MAX30101 enables users to measure stress levels and arterial ageing

Maxim Integrated have ... 

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Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors meet consumer budgets

Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors, the LPS33W series from STMicroelectronics, exhibit ... 

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The Sensors Behind the GEN II Wearable Device

The population is ageing and more people need healthcare support, which is having a big ... 

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Smart health sensor provides premium cardiovascular check

Ams has launched the AS7026, an optical sensor for continuous cardiovascular health monitoring ... 

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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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Colour ambient light sensor has flicker-detect to enhance cameras

Low-power and miniature multi-spectral colour sensors can be integrated and hidden to adjust ... 

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Sensors use Bluetooth Low Energy for IoT development

Sensor technology, with what is claimed to be the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth Low ... 

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Motion sensor uses machine learning for activity tracking

Machine learning technology is used to classify movement data and improve activity tracking ... 

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Location-aware sensors distribute data in smart factory

Location-aware wireless sensors from Nanotron target manufacturing, healthcare and mining, ... 

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