Cypress – IoT reference design board provides Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections to the cloud


Future Electronics has developed the Nebula IoT cloud-ready board based on Cypress Semiconductor wireless communications technology. It enables system designers to quickly create IoT device prototypes and deploy IoT ecosystems. Wireless connectivity is provided by a Murata 1DX module, which features the Cypress CYW4343W, a chipset containing Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® Low Energy and Bluetooth Classic radios. […]

NXP – Complete hardware and software package enables rapid development of touch-sensing user interfaces


The user interface of a product is an important element which design engineers need to address if it is to provide a compelling user experience. Touch pads, sliders and rotary interfaces offer a more intuitive and effective means of user interaction than traditional buttons. Now NXP Semiconductors has simplified the design of touch-based user interfaces […]

STMicroelectronics – USB Type-C controller provides integrated USB Power Delivery functions


The STUSB1602 is a USB Type-CTM controller which implements port management on the host and/or device side, and is suited to a broad range of applications. The STUSB1602 can handle all USB-C controller functions, including: • attach detection • plug orientation detection • host-to-device connection • connector voltage support • supply voltage configuration It also […]