Renesas embraces Microsoft Visual Studio Code across its entire MCU and MPU lineup

Renesas Electronics Corporation has announced that customers can now use Microsoft® Visual Studio Code (VS Code) to program the complete line of Renesas microcontrollers (MCUs) and microprocessors (MPUs). Renesas has added tool extensions for all of its embedded processors to the Microsoft VS Code website, enabling a huge base of designers comfortable with the popular Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and code editor to work in their preferred environment.

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Farnell takes a global view for ams-Osram

Optical products for automotive, consumer, industrial and healthcare products by ams-Osram are available from Farnell.

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Digi-Key and Make: update Boards Guide and its companion augmented reality app

Digi-Key Electronics and Make:, the publication and network for makers, have updated the Boards Guide and companion Digi-Key AR augmented reality app. They are available in both the Apple App Store for iOS devices and the Google Play store for Android-based mobile devices. 

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Wearable Technology Trends in Healthcare

Analog Devices’ Jan-Hein Broeders, healthcare business development manager for Europe, discusses medical market trends and how recent developments in technology continue to further benefit our health and improve our lives.

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