The award-winning and first-of-its-kind element14 engineering community has announced two winners in its “Beyond the Phone” Wireless Power Challenge. They were chosen out of 12 finalists from around the world who built wireless power solutions for everyday purposes using technology from Würth Elektronik and Texas Instruments.
According to ABI Research, the share of stand-alone Bluetooth ICs will be about 40 percent by the end of 2014, down from 42 percent in 2013, and by the end of 2019 that share will remain at 40 percent.
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc. (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high performance RF, microwave, and millimeter wave products, announced a new high power MMIC amplifier ideal for X-Band communication and radar applications.
TMD has recently launched a range of ultra-high power pulsed TWT amplifiers, optimized for use in high intensity radiated fields (HIRF) EMC testing. Using these instrumentation amplifiers, EMC test laboratories have generated 14,000 V/m, easily complying with the latest, most demanding RTCA/DO-160 test requirements.
Agilent Technologies Inc., announced that Smarter Micro has selected the Agilent PXIe modular vector signal test solution to accelerate the development of its latest reconfigurable multimode, multiband power amplifier.