IB Technology

Introducing our sister company IB Technology – specialists designers of bespoke RFID reader and RFID solutions. Including custom cards, tags, antenna design, tailor made transponders and mouldings. Supporting your specific requirements from concept through to design and manufacture. For further information please check out their website.


Line One Sales now represents Zywyn

Line One Sales now represents Zywyn Corporation, a Leading Manufacturer of RS232, RS485, EL and White LED Drivers! Zywyn Corporation is a fabless semiconductor company located in Sunnyvale California, U.S.A. Jointly developing the proprietary High-Voltage BiCMOS/BCD SOI processing technology with a strategic Taiwan foundry partner, Zywyn designs, manufactures and markets high value-added Analog Interface integrated…


Ricoh launches two new 1-Cell Li-Ion/Li-Polymer battery protection ICs series R5475N and R5478N

Amstelveen, the Netherlands, April 2013 – Ricoh Europe (Netherlands) B.V. Semiconductor Support Centre, has launched two new 1-Cell Li-Ion / Li-Polymer battery protection ICs, the R5475 and R5478 for use in rechargeable portable electronic devices. The new battery protection ICs offer advanced features including electronic safety measures for the charge and discharge process in order…


Line One Sales – Ricoh UK/Eire Distributor

Line One Sales are a distributor and representative for Ricoh Electronic Devices. The product range of the Ricoh Electronic Devices division includes leading edge voltage regulators, DC/DC converters, voltage supervisors, battery management ICs and Real Time Clocks. Ricoh’s customers include many high volume blue chip customers around the globe. The applications in which the products…


Nice Roller!

On the way home from the restaurant we spot our first Rolls Royce in China. We met the owner who is a somewhat of car buff, with no less than 10 cars (including a 1974 RR and a Stretch Limo…).

I wonder what Chariman Mao would have made of that?


CL010-1084 11 Starburst digit Segment LCD

Segment LCDs are far from old hat, even 32bit Microcontrollers have been quietly evolving to include LCD Segment Drivers. The CL010-1084 LCD from Tri-T is optimised for a 160 segment LCD controller such as the EFM32 fromwww.energymicro.com. Typically a segment LCD will be needed if you need cost under 1 USD or current consumption under…