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Company profile – Bringing designers the world's most energy friendly microcontrollers

The explosion in the use of battery operated electronic products of the last few years has been followed more recently by the need for the battery to last longer for convenience, environmental and cost reasons. At the same time, applications have become increasingly complex and demand higher performance from the microcontroller, making the challenge of designing systems for low power even more difficult.

Company profile: An electronic evolution

Last year was the 'Darwin year' for the semiconductor industry. It showed us that companies which do not reach the next level of evolution with their products and services will find things very difficult in the long run.

Speaking of success: Mouser Electronics

Mouser Electronics is one of the fastest growing catalogue and web based distributors in the world, dedicated to customer focused distribution through the rapid introduction of the newest products and leading edge technologies.

Cover story: Hot Chips

Counterfeit components are so widespread that there is every chance you will unknowingly already have some in your home gadgets.

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