E-Book Reader Offerings Multiply

Amazon continues to dominate the e-book reader market with its Kindle product line. The Kindle-2 ($299 retail, 6” screen) and recently released Kindle-DX ($489 retail, 9.7” screen) have access to the Amazon e-book catalogue. Downloading is…

WiMAX Technology Overview

The WiMAX Forum describes WiMAX as "a standards-based technology enabling the delivery of last mile wireless broadband access as an alternative to cable and DSL." “WiMAX” stands for: Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access. It is…

Web Based Power-Supply Design Tools

For the digital designer or systems architect, the design of the board level power supply is typically done after the DSP, FPGA, Memory and Communications have been selected. It’s not uncommon for each of these devices to have multiple…