Himax Technologies designs semiconductors as an integral part of flat panel displays. The main products are large size TFT-LCD panels, which are small and medium size TFT-LCD panels used in desktop computer monitors, notebooks and TVs, display drives used in mobile phones ,and display drives for consumer electronics，such as laptops, digital cameras, mobile gaming devices, portable DVD players, digital photo frames and car navigation displays. Himax is expanding its product to timing controllers, chipset solutions for LCD TVs and monitors, LCOS projector solutions, power management ICs, CMOS image sensors, Infinite Color Technology and 2D to 3D solutions.
Microchip Technology Inc. announced today that it is providing the industry's first external CAN Flexible Data Rate (CAN FD) controller. With the MCP2517FD, designers can quickly upgrade from CAN 2.0 to CAN FD, benefiting from the CAN FD enhancement protocol.
Recently, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) announced the launch of a new series of ruggedized ENYCAPTM electrical double layer energy storage capacitors, the 225 EDLC-R ENYCAP, for energy harvesting in harsh, high humidity environments. And backup power. Vishay BCcomponents 225 EDLC-R ENYCAP is the industry's first product to achieve a lifetime of 2,000 hours at +85°C. It has been tested with live 85/85 1000 hours and has the highest resistance to moisture.