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jimmyf

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Supplier Marketing Manager

Innovative product and technology marketeer, enthusiastic writer and translator, and author of the ultimately underwhelming blog "Oneday711": technology, travel, sport. Particularly interested in the impact innovation has on our lives - good and bad.

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jimmyf

Connectors

21 hours ago

The Hirose EF1 Series - In-line Power Connection Made Easy

As industrial designs become ever more sophisticated, so demand grows for versatile connectors that deliver stable connection, fast, easy installation and high performance. HIROSE designed their new EF1 in-line power connectors to meet this demand.

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jimmyf

Internet of Things

1 week ago

Microchip AVR IoT kit for Google Cloud

Building secure, cloud-connected IoT designs can be a challenge, depending on the hardware kit you choose, security considerations, and cloud connectivity – all factors that can stop your IoT project in its tracks.

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jimmyf

Sensors

1 month ago

Honeywell HPM Series Particle Sensor: Measure and Manage Air Quality

Did you know?: the air on a busy street, with average traffic, may be cleaner than the air in your living room. Read how Honeywell's HPM Series Particle Sensors can help improve the quality of the air you breathe.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

1 month ago

Técnico Solar Boat - powered by TRACO POWER DC/DC converters

Read about how TRACO POWER DC/DC converters were used to power the electrical system of Técnico Solar Boat, a solar powered boat developed by the Instituto Superior Técnico in Portugal.

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jimmyf

Internet of Things

1 month ago

Putting security back into IoT development – Microchip’s MicroAVR-IoT WG Development Board

Whilst many manufacturers continue to focus on developing Wi-Fi SoCs and microcontrollers that speed up time to market, new IoT-enabled designs can be put at risk of hacking when adequate security measures are not in place.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

2 months ago

Musical Micas - RS Pro Mica Capacitors are ideal for audio applications

Audiophile components are often just a standard industrial product with a fancy name stamped on and a correspondingly hyped price tag. Now RS Pro has introduced a precision mica capacitor engineered specifically to be the best for audio applications

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jimmyf

Automotive

3 months ago

"Outstanding Reliability!“ Traco Power DC/DC-Converters - the power behind the TUfast Eco Racing team

Run by the Technical University Munich, the TUfast Eco Team designed and built an energy efficient Urban Concept vehicle, powered by Traco Power DC/DC- converters

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jimmyf

Microcontrollers

1 day ago

dsPIC33CH Dual Core family - one chip, two cores for simpler firmware development

Integrating software designed by different teams no long needs to present a problem. With two dsPIC® Digital Signal Controller cores in a single chip, Microchip's dsPIC33CH family is ideal for independent code development.

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jimmyf

Electronics Design

5 months ago

Tips for choosing the right power supply for your design - starting with accurate DC/DC Converter measurements

Simple steps to establishing which power supplies you'll need for your application - and basing power requirements on measurements that are accurate

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jimmyf

LED Lighting

5 months ago

LUXEON CZ Color Line LEDs – Transforming the Ordinary to the Extraordinary

From the epi to the phosphor, from color conversion to the device architecture, Luxeon CZ Color Leds offer robust, reliable and unique solutions for designers and architects alike

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jimmyf

Automotive

8 months ago

Embedded World 2018: Digital Cockpits and Autonomous Vehicles … the end of driving as we know it?

Read about my top 3 picks from Embedded World 2018, where the most impressive and thought-provoking displays were the ones focussed on autonomous vehicles and the technology being developed to enable and control them.

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Electronics Design

8 months ago

Simplifying Embedded LINUX MPU Designs

Microchip recently launched the System on Module (ATSAMA5D27-SOM1), specifically designed to help speed up developing embedded Linux applications.

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