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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 17, 2017 | Product

FEMTO DHPVA voltage amplifier series expands with the DHPVA-101 (DC - 100 MHz) and DHPVA-201 (DC - 200 MHz). more>>


February 17, 2017 | Product

For long-range IoT connectivity applications, ready-to-use prototype boards lower costs for evaluating LoRaWAN and other LPWAN technologies including 6LoWPAN. more>>


February 17, 2017 | Product

LAPD 3050 InGaAs APD module targets light-level detection and/or signal transmission applications. more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

WTM 4000 Provides up to 2.5Gbps Uncompressed Throughput per Radio Transceiver, Purpose-Built for SDN more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

New thermal imager designed for wide range of thermal monitoring applications. more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

Bringing together IBM and Seebo IoT capabilities allows manufacturers to derive business value from smart products. more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

Retail Kiosks to Remain Leading Application Segment, Predicts TMR more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

Rapid pace of innovations to impel end users to adopt new technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan's Measurement & Instrumentation team more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

The Promising Future of Sensors in the Internet of Things Seminar –Yole Développement & Fraunhofer EMFT- Germany more>>


February 17, 2017 | News

With over $23 billion in 2015, the market is set to grow at a 9% CAGR during the forecasted period of 2016 to 2024. 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 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>>


February 2, 2017 | Blog

IU-based agriculture technology startup to begin R&D of beehive sensors more>>

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