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Sensors Insights by Mehdi Samii Understanding, Measuring, And Using Thermistor Thermal Time Constants

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Using thermistors as a sensor, one measures the temperature by applying a voltage, measuring the current, and translating the resistance into a temperature. However ... More>>



February 27, 2017 | News

Ultra-low power voice processing and MEMS microphone circuitry enables sound detection and keyword recognition in a miniaturized single package. more>>


February 27, 2017 | Product

Virtual user interface (UI) solution gives any kind of device a unique personality of its own, enabling technology to interact with people, to make life simpler and more exciting. more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Smartphone SoC platform manufactured on Intel's advanced 14-nm process features a 2-GHz Intel processor, 5 mode CAT 7 LTE modem, Ultra HD display, and 26-Mpixel imaging. more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Asavie Fast Tracks Industrial IoT Projects with complete End-to-End IoT Offering more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience. more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Licensable NB-IoT Solution Groomed For Cost and Power-Sensitive LTE IoT Devices more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Highly integrated ISL72813SEH reduces command and telemetry solution size by 50%. more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Companies announce managed services agreement and introduce Avnet’s new Global LTE IoT Starter Kit more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Market is projected to witness a compound annual growth rate of 8.29% to reach a total market size of US$1.744 billion by 2021, from US$1.081 billion in 2015. more>>


February 27, 2017 | News

Market is expected to increase to $1.12 billion by 2018 at a CAGR of 7.15% over the period 2015-2020. more>>

February 24, 2017 | Article | By Mehdi Samii

Using thermistors as a sensor, one measures the temperature by applying a voltage, measuring the current, and translating the resistance into a temperature. However ... 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>>


February 27, 2017 | Blog

IoT devices expand interoperability and improve Cloud Partner Program to provide support services to cloud platforms. Partner ecosystem adds compatibility with Arrow, Haibu, and Labeeb Cloud Services. more>>


February 24, 2017 | Blog

Survey reveals 60% of IoT developers are not following industry best practices for designing secure IoT devices. more>>


February 23, 2017 | Blog

List from MIT Technology Review Explores the Most Remarkable Innovations of 2017, breakthroughs that may, or may not, change our future in dramatic ways. more>>


February 22, 2017 | Blog

Robots shouldn’t just waltz in and steal jobs away from people, government should tax companies using robots. 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>>

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