Graphene Lights The Way

By Dan Crippen

Everyone knows that graphene is slowly rising to the occasion of the “super” semiconductor that many believe it today. In the latest discovery, scientists were able to create the world’s thinnest light-bulb by using strips…

TE Connectivity EOL Notices

By Dan Crippen

These PDNs were published on 03/24/2015 and 04/21/2015 and they list all parts with the LTB dates of 06/19/2015 and 10/01/2015. Component Publish Date Replacement LTB Date 336330-1 4/21/2015 “A07133-000”, “AMP-5- 0569278-3” 10/1/2015 5-1375202-2 4/21/2015 “AMP-5-0569530-2”, “C61314-000”…

Texas Instruments EOL Notices

By Dan Crippen

This PDN was published on 04/08/2015 and lists all parts with the LTB date of 10/08/2015. Component Publish Date Replacement LTB Date 74AC11244NT 4/8/2015 74AC11244DWR 10/8/2015 74AC11245NT 4/8/2015 74AC11245DWR 10/8/2015 74ACT11240NT 4/8/2015 74ACT11240DWR 10/8/2015 74ACT11244NT 4/8/2015 74ACT11244DWR 10/8/2015…

Wi-Fi Charging: A New Wireless Reality

By Dan Crippen

A lucky six participants were hooked up with household wireless charging systems in Seattle, Washington.  Now most people currently think of wireless charging as being through a pad or other specially-made surface that enables the…

Cypress Semiconductor EOL Notices

By Dan Crippen

This PDN was published on 12/15/2014 and list all parts with the LTB dates 07/01/2015, 08/01/2015, 09/30/2015 and 01/06/16. Component Publish Date Replacement LTB Date CG7032AA 12/15/2014 CY8C21434-24LTXI 1-Jul-15 CG7032AAT 12/15/2014 CY8C21434-24LTXI 1-Jul-15 CG7269AM 12/15/2014 CY8CTMA300E-36LQXI…