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February 25, 2018

Reinventing the inductor

Life -- EurekAlert - A basic building block of modern technology, inductors are everywhere: cellphones, laptops, radios, televisions, cars. And surprisingly,...

February 25, 2018 07:26 AM

Google releases cloud IoT managed service

Enterprise -- CRN - Can centrally manage data from millions of connected and globally-dispersed devices.

February 25, 2018 06:06 AM

Strategy & Digital Transformation Lessons for the IoT Professional

Electronics -- IoT Inc - Episode 99 - In my view, delivering outcomes is IoT's killer app. It requires the IoT platform, its technical underpinning, and the...

February 25, 2018 04:02 AM

Business lessons for the IoT Professional Copy

Electronics -- IoT Inc - Episode 98 - Business is all about creating value and then monetizing it; and it's no different in IoT. For companies to succeed in...

February 25, 2018 04:00 AM

Let an Arduino notify you when the coffee is ready

EE -- Arduino Blog - Hacker "wesgood," apparently not satisfied with randomly checking the office coffee pot to see if a fresh brew was available,...

February 25, 2018 12:22 AM

February 23, 2018

IoT: Sensor-as-a-service, run by blockchain, is coming

Enterprise -- Network World News - Telecommunications equipment maker Nokia has launched a turnkey, sensor-as-a-service offering for Internet of Things (IoT)...

February 23, 2018 07:55 PM

Intel releases new patch to address Spectre type two vulnerability

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Intel Corp. has released a new patch to address one of the Spectre vulnerabilities that have plagued the synonymous chip maker...

February 23, 2018 07:48 PM

Arm unveils plans to use SIM cards to secure the 'internet of things'

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - U.K.-based chip designer Arm Limited is trying to boost "internet of things" security with a new device authentication service...

February 23, 2018 07:48 PM

Google makes Cloud IoT Core service generally available

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - The fully managed service, already in use in industries like transportation, oil and gas, utilities and healthcare, is now out...

February 23, 2018 07:31 PM

Industry's smallest 36-V, 1-A DC/DC step-down power module shrinks board space by up to 58 percent

Electronics -- Texas Instruments - Modules from Texas Instruments feature tiny MicroSiP packaging and achieve up to 92 percent efficiency

February 23, 2018 06:59 PM

Arm launches first set of Threat Models for PSA: IoT Security should start with analysis

Electronics -- ARM IoT - At Arm TechCon last October, we announced Platform Security Architecture (PSA). PSA is a common framework aiming to provide a holistic...

February 23, 2018 06:58 PM

iMOTION(tm) IMC100: High performance motor control IC series

Electronics -- Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) is releasing the IMC100 series, a new family...

February 23, 2018 06:54 PM

The HART of field transmitters

Electronics -- TI - Analog Wire - In a previous blog post, my colleague Gavin Bakshi discussed the highway addressable remote transducer (HART) protocol and...

February 23, 2018 06:53 PM

Designing an Arduino-powered split-flap display

EE -- Arduino Blog - If you'd like a split-flap display with numbers and letters, options tend to be quite expensive. This though was no problem for...

February 23, 2018 06:45 PM

Strange vocal interactions with 'you, me and all these machines'

EE -- Arduino Blog - Moscow-based artist ::vtol:: is back again with an interesting interactive exhibit entitled "you, me and all these machines."...

February 23, 2018 06:45 PM

February 22, 2018

Google announces public release of Cloud IoT Core platform

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Google Inc. today launched into general availability its Cloud IoT Core managed service that's designed to help enterprises securely...

February 22, 2018 08:25 PM

AT&T launches expanded IoT professional services

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - The carrier also said it began first phase testing at its edge computing zone in Palo Alto, Calif.

February 22, 2018 07:44 PM

The picture of the distance: Detecting range to help mmWave sensors understand their environment

Electronics -- TI - Multicore Mix - Since its introduction many years ago, millimeter wave (mmWave) radar has come a long way, with designers now interested...

February 22, 2018 07:18 PM

Cypress Introduces Automotive-Grade USB-C Controller for Fast Device Charging in Cars

Electronics -- Cypress Semi - Cypress Introduces Automotive-Grade USB-C Controller for Fast Device Charging in Cars

February 22, 2018 07:17 PM

Top 10 pressure sensors

Electronics -- SnapEDA - As engineers, we know that pressure sensors are used in thousands of everyday engineering applications, across a wide range of industries....

February 22, 2018 07:15 PM

What Is The Deal With Cryptocurrency and FPGA?

EE -- Digilent Inc. - You may have heard talk of FPGAs and cryptocurrency being tossed around... but what does it all mean? And more importantly, how...

February 22, 2018 06:30 PM

February 21, 2018

We've released over 25,000 new TE Connectivity symbols & footprints on SnapEDA!

Electronics -- SnapEDA - Today we're excited to announce a new collaboration that should put a smile on the face of any designer who has ever made a connector...

February 21, 2018 06:06 PM

Should you power your industrial sensors with a linear or switching regulator?

Electronics -- TI - Power House - Modern factories feature automated systems that rely on feedback from many sensors across the factory floor to maintain high...

February 21, 2018 06:06 PM

Bobbleheads as Tools to Test Neuromorphic Chips

Electronics -- Intel - Mike Davies, Intel's neuromorphic computing program leader, holds a bobblehead of scientist Rosalind Franklin that Loihi, Intel's self-learning...

February 21, 2018 05:40 PM

New High-Speed Optical Heart Rate Sensor Optimized for Measuring Blood Pressure, Stress and Vascular Age

Electronics -- ROHM - Class-leading detection accuracy and low power consumption support the increasing demand for vital sign sensing Kyoto and Santa Clara,...

February 21, 2018 05:38 PM

February 20, 2018

Simplify Industrial-Grade Linux Designs with SAMA5D2 MPU-Based System On Module (SOM)

Electronics -- Microchip - Product - Simplify Industrial-Grade Linux Designs with SAMA5D2 MPU-Based System On Module (SOM)

February 20, 2018 05:53 PM

Samtec and Xilinx 56 Gbps PAM4 Backplane Demonstration

Electronics -- Samtec Blog - 56 Gbps PAM4 - At DesignCon 2018, Matt Burns (Technical Marketing Manager of Samtec) and Ivan Madrigal (SerDes Systems Application...

February 20, 2018 05:44 PM

February 19, 2018

Battery Protection IC with Integrated FET for 1-Cell Li-ion Systems

PowerPulse.Net -- The LC06111TMT from ON Semiconductor is a protection IC for 1-cell lithium-ion secondary batteries with integrated power MOSFET. It also integrates...

February 19, 2018 06:57 PM

IoT and Mobile, all in one Place

SupplyChain -- Software AG - Come and see Software AG's Cumulocity IoT at Mobile World Congress 2018 and learn more about the exciting intersection...

February 19, 2018 05:34 PM

February 18, 2018

This IoT Pet Monitor barks back

Raspberry Pi -- Jennifer Fox, founder of FoxBot Industries, uses a Raspberry Pi pet monitor to check the sound levels of her home while she is out, allowing...

February 18, 2018 07:51 AM

The 55th Design Automation Conference Offers Opportunities for Students to Engage in the Premier Event Focused on the Design and Automation of Electronic Circuits and Systems

Business Wire: Hardware -- The 55th DAC Offers Opportunities for Students to Engage in the Premier Event Focused on the Design & Automation of Electronic Circuits and Systems

February 18, 2018 05:55 AM

300MHz to 9GHz High Linearity I/Q Demodulator Supports 1GHz Bandwidth & Achieves up to 60dB Image Rejection

Electronics -- Linear Technology - Analog Devices announces LTC5594, a wideband, high linearity true zero-IF (ZIF) demodulator...

February 18, 2018 02:14 AM

Technology Lessons for the IoT Professional Copy

Electronics -- IoT Inc - Episode 97 - The technology of the software-defined product, containing the digital twin, is the most important technology in IoT -...

February 18, 2018 02:13 AM

February 16, 2018

Small wake-up receivers could extend IoT sensor life

Enterprise -- Network World News - One of the potential hindrances to ubiquitous Internet of Things (IoT) take-up is related to how one should power the possibly...

February 16, 2018 05:21 PM

EPC to Showcase Industry-Leading Performance in High Power Density DC-DC Conversion and Multiple High Frequency Applications Using eGaN Technology at APEC 2018

Electronics -- EPC - EPC will exhibit live demonstrations showing how GaN technology's superior performance is transforming power delivery for entire industries...

February 16, 2018 05:11 PM

IoT Security: Joining Forces

Electronics -- NXP Blog - Human interaction with smart devices and services is fast becoming an integral part of daily life. From home automation to manufacturing,...

February 16, 2018 05:11 PM

Analog interfacing for grid infrastructure with Sitara(tm) processors

Electronics -- TI - Multicore Mix - Electrical grid systems are always trying to mitigate the risk of overcurrent events that can disrupt the flow of power...

February 16, 2018 05:10 PM

February 15, 2018

How to Select a MOSFET - Load Switching

Electronics -- TI - Power House - "Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, marked FemtoFET and SOT-23,

So I chose the path of FemtoFET to shrink my PCB"

- Robert...

February 15, 2018 05:32 PM

Expanding Intel's Bug Bounty Program: New Side Channel Program, Increased Awards

Electronics -- Intel - By Rick Echevarria - At Intel, we believe that working with security researchers is a crucial part of identifying and mitigating potential...

February 15, 2018 05:28 PM

Video game head tracking with Wii Remote camera

EE -- Arduino Blog - While the Nintendo Wii has been on the market for well over 10 years, its controllers continue to provide a variety of tools...

February 15, 2018 05:22 PM

Water speakers enhanced with an Arduino Mega

EE -- Arduino Blog - Maker "cool austin" is a fan of water speakers, which pulse jets of water inside plastic enclosures to the beat of your music,...

February 15, 2018 05:21 PM

February 14, 2018

Taking the Brakes off the Internet of Things

Enterprise -- Information Week - If you get the sense that Internet of Things adoption is sluggish, consider that it is going through a normal process.

February 14, 2018 07:28 PM

MIT creates energy-efficient chips for Internet of Things device encryption

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - IoT's limited capabilities have caused issues for security, but perhaps, no more.

February 14, 2018 06:15 PM

EconoDUAL(tm) 3 IGBT modules with integrated shunts reduce system costs

Electronics -- Infineon - Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) takes the EconoDUAL(tm) 3 modules to the next...

February 14, 2018 05:26 PM

2018 FLEXI Awards Innovation and Leadership in Flexible Hybrid Electronics

Electronics -- SEMI - The 2018 FLEXI Awards today recognized groundbreaking accomplishments in the Flexible Hybrid Electronics...

February 14, 2018 05:24 PM

Arm NN: Build and Run ML Apps Seamlessly on Mobile and Embedded Devices

Electronics -- ARM Tools - Arm NN SDK, a key piece of technology that makes it much, much easier to build and run ML applications on power-efficient, Arm-based...

February 14, 2018 05:22 PM

February 13, 2018

New method for waking up devices

Life -- EurekAlert - A device that's turned off doesn't suck battery life, but it also doesn't work. Now a low-power system that's always on the alert...

February 13, 2018 05:47 PM

Reduced effort and risk for building 4K displays in high-end smartphones and AR/VR devices

Electronics -- ARM Graphics - Vassilis Androutsopoulos and Licinio Sousa illustrate different display subsystem architecures and describe an interoperable Arm...

February 13, 2018 05:09 PM