Founded in 1956, Burr-Brown is a maker of analog integrated circuits that was acquired by Texas Instruments Texas Instruments in 2000, included in its High Performance Analog Devices division, specializing in manufacturing analog devices (ADCs, DACs, etc.).
Dialog Semiconductor, Inc. (Deutsche Stock Exchange: DLG), a highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technology provider, today announced the availability of the first state machine-based USB power supply on the market. Transfer (USB-PD) interface IC -- iW656. The device helps design engineers develop small, portable power adapters that meet the relevant standards for high efficiency, fast charging, and high power density. Compatible with the latest USB Type-CTM standard, the iW656 supports fast charging applications for AC/DC power adapters for smartphones, tablets and other portable computing devices.