The Fundamentals Of Short-Range Wireless Technology

Wireless has become a major feature for just about every new electronic product. It adds flexibility, convenience, and remote monitoring and control without expensive wiring and cabling. The range of applications is staggering, from simple toys to consumer electronic products to industrial automation. This great rush to make everything wireless has produced a flood of different wireless technologies and protocols. …

FRAMs as alternatives to flash memory in embedded designs

Ferroelectric random access memory (FRAM) is widely known as a non-volatile, stand-alone memory technology that has been a part of the semiconductor industry for more than a decade. In recent years, integrated circuit manufacturers have been considering FRAM as a strong contender for embedded, non-volatile memory, as an alternative to flash technology. This article discusses key technology attributes of …