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Peripherals not found on a smartphone, such as thermal image sensors or bar code scanners, are problematic for designers who want to build portable products and leverage some of the smartphone chip sets. Here we address these design challenges. More>>



February 22, 2017 | Product

Sensor handles plethora of applications from monitoring air filters and ventilators to frost protection for heat exchangers. more>>


February 22, 2017 | Product

Series PT-510 provides measurements to a depth of 46 feet with an accuracy of ± 0.50% of span. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Company will show solutions for Precision Farming, Water Management, Industry 4.0 or Environment at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, February 27 and March 2 in the IoT Pavilion (hall 8). more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Miniaturized thin-film piezo-electric-MEMS actuators offer better sound, efficiency more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Smartellite is a lightweight terminal that provides satellite-based voice and data services to anyone, anywhere. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

SWE540 enables development of high performance embedded computing (HPEC) systems, supports full Layer 2/3 management and fabric speed Layer 3 forwarding. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Increasing penetration in the healthcare sector is anticipated to drive the single board computer market growth over the forecast timeline. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Market is expected to be valued at USD 41.73 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 2.4% between 2016 and 2022. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Global lithium-ion battery market is projected to rise from US$29.68 billion in 2015 to US$77.42 billion in 2024, at a CAGR of 11.6%. more>>


February 22, 2017 | News

Radically better design of S2U “King Cobra” 2U short rack server, with 12 patents awarded and pending, replaces up to 15U of equivalent rackmount components more>>

February 17, 2017 | Article | By Ted Marena

Peripherals not found on a smartphone, such as thermal image sensors or bar code scanners, are problematic for designers who want to build portable products and leverage some of the smartphone chip sets. Here we address these design challenges. more>>

February 16, 2017 | Article | By Will Meenan

New digital signal conditioner technology is now available that simplifies the use of eddy current (inductive) displacement sensors for high precision/high reliability applications. more>>

February 10, 2017 | Article | By Ben Gilboa

Dual-band operation capabilities supporting both Sub-1 GHz and Bluetooth® low energy technologies opens up a new horizon of opportunities for building smarter wireless sensor networks. more>>

February 3, 2017 | Article | By Cheryl Emerson, Christopher Byrd, Ryan O'Keefe

Smart Cities Decision Aid (SCDA) framework embarks as a new methodology that facilitates evaluation and management of sensor applications in large scale IoT projects for smart cities. This article summarizes a Capstone project, centered on the City of Atlanta’s Smart Pole Initiative. more>>

January 27, 2017 | Article | By Tom Anderson

With the mass proliferation of internet-connected devices, compact, economical, and reliable connectors are a prerequisite for successful IoT applications. more>>

January 20, 2017 | Article | By Teng Hoong Swee

The adoption of electric power steering in passenger vehicles is proceeding apace but its adoption in heavier commercial and industrial vehicles has been slow. more>>

January 19, 2017 | Article | By Ross Yu

With thousands of nodes, SmartMesh is the only network built for the stringent reliability and security required for industrial IoT and is engineered for years of trouble-free operation. more>>

January 13, 2017 | Article | By Cees Links

Sensor manufacturers, integrators and device/appliance OEMs are beginning to realize the incredible market potential of smart homes this growing sector of the IoT sector. more>>

January 6, 2017 | Article | By Jon Stark

Interfacing with home appliances has changed dramatically over the years, and will change even more. more>>

December 30, 2016 | Article | By Christian Bugislaus Carstens

Tracking visitors’ mobile phones provides data that can minimize visitor wait times. more>>


February 21, 2017 | Blog

For organizations planning or currently deploying IIoT systems, thought leaders from Real-Time Innovations (RTI), SAP and Thingswise will share insights and strategic tools. more>>


February 16, 2017 | Blog

Tiny device, called a radiator, emits millimeter-wave signals in the G band (110 to 300 gigahertz) that easily penetrate solid surfaces and provide high-resolution images. more>>


February 15, 2017 | Blog

Solid-state medical imaging report from Yole Développement explains the effect of solid-state IC technologies applied to medical imaging applications including CCD, CIS, a-Si FPD, a-Se FPD, SiPM and now cMUT and pMUT. more>>


February 14, 2017 | Blog

American businesses and consumers still need a more comprehensive understanding of cyberthreats and how to protect personal and sensitive business data online. more>>


February 13, 2017 | Blog

Researchers engineer "thubber," a stretchable rubber that packs a thermal conductive punch, for heated garments and robot muscles. more>>


February 10, 2017 | Blog

Sound masking technology uses white and pink noise to cancel out sound from surrounding environment, ensuring privacy while boosting worker concentration and productivity. more>>


February 9, 2017 | Blog

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Drives Kolibree’s Ara Toothbrush, users get accurate feedback without staring at your app. more>>


February 8, 2017 | Blog

Engineers Build a Robot Drone that Mimics Bat Flight more>>


February 7, 2017 | Blog

Fingerprint, voice, iris, and facial recognition cited as the hottest items as biometrics use continues to escalate. more>>


February 6, 2017 | Blog

Deployment of robots soars 70% in Asia in just five years. more>>

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