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Raspberry Pi 2: 10 Unusual & Interesting Projects
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5/20/2015   4 comments
Raspberry Pi Foundation’s newest board the RPi 2 is gaining traction. We look at some of the more interesting and unusual projects that the new board has inspired.
Maker Movement Turns 10
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5/18/2015   11 comments
Maker Faire and Arduino both celebrate tenth anniversaries this year with youthful energy and do-it-yourself values intact at an annual gathering.
DARPA Robots Aim for Finish Line
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5/14/2015   1 comment
Next month 25 finalists will compete in the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Robotics Challenge (DRC) with a $3.5 million purse--$2 million for first place, $1 million for second place and $500,000 for third place.
13 Views of IoT World
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5/13/2015   5 comments
Plans for thousands of high end WiFi kiosks and low data rate Sigfox base stations were highlights 0f the Internet of Things World event here.
Slideshow of Tesla News Clips from the 19th Century
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5/12/2015   Post a comment
The Tesla Collection loans us a slideshow of retro newspaper coverage shows Nikola Tesla's inventions.
14 Views of the Virtual Network
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5/8/2015   Post a comment
Japan’s NTT Docomo promised at the NFV World Congress to roll out network functions virtualization features in its network by March, leading a charge to NFV.
16 6.5-Digit Bench DMMs from 7 Companies
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5/4/2015   15 comments
EE Times looks sixteen 6.5-digit bench/system multimeters found on engineering lab benches and in automated test systems.
Top 9 Green OEM Brands
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4/28/2015   2 comments
Take a look at this list of electronics OEMs that keep the spirit of Earth Day alive all year around.
The Auctioning of Apollo
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4/28/2015   10 comments
Occasionally, an item from the glory days of the Apollo moon-landing program turns up at auction. Here are some recent Apollo items auctioned and how much they sold for.
8 Views of Security from RSA
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4/23/2015   7 comments
Security was in focus at RSA Conference with top cryptographers, the Secretary of Homeland Security and others sharing views on everything from the Internet of Things to policy.
Top 10 Robotics Projects on Kickstarter
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4/17/2015   Post a comment
Sister publication EBN takes a look at the newest robots coming down the pike. These inventors are making everything from educational toys to industrial tools.
Bluetooth Does IoT 5+ Ways
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4/15/2015   5 comments
At Bluetooth World, Google, CSR and Nordic Semi proposed separate ways to link a rising tide of Bluetooth devices into the Internet of Things.
Prototyping Fest Changes SF Streets
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4/10/2015   Post a comment
The Market Street Prototyping Festival is underway and has transformed sections of San Francisco's main thoroughfare into a maker/designer space.
10 Multimeter Makers With Models Under $150
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4/8/2015   24 comments
Handheld multimeters are found on many a test bench and in toolbox, basements, and garages. Here are some you can get for under $150.
Robots Assemble in Silicon Valley
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4/6/2015   1 comment
The regional First Robotics competition in Silicon Valley drew hundreds of young people pumped up for the program that drives a love for engineering.
Alternative PCB Fabrication Methods: Tools to Know
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4/3/2015   12 comments
Designing and producing your own circuit board can be a daunting -- most of us turn to tried and true processes to get them made. Yet trying some new alternative PCB fabrication tools may save you time. Here are some to consider.
Smartwatches, Ultra-Thin Notebooks, Odd IoT: Gadgets For Spring
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3/30/2015   Post a comment
You've heard all about the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6. But what else is new in the gadgetverse?
Slideshow: The Best and Worst of Automotive Reliability
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3/26/2015   Post a comment
Consumers Union recently surveyed its members on the reliability of their vehicles. This year, it collected data on approximately 1.1 million cars and trucks, categorizing the members' likes and dislikes, not only of their vehicles, but of the vehicle sub-systems, as well.
Mothers of Innovation: 12 Women Engineers and Scientists to Know
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3/23/2015   3 comments
Here are 12 women engineers and scientists who many likely will not know but should for their significant contributions to engineering, science, technology and mathematics.
14 Views of the Open Power Summit
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3/18/2015   1 comment
IBM and its partners unveiled a handful of Power-based boards and chips headed for the market, mostly from China, at its first Open Power Summit.
APEC 2015 Slideshow: Day Two of Open Exhibits
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3/18/2015   Post a comment
The Applied Power and Electronics Conference (APEC), held March 15 - 19 in Charlotte, NC, addresses immediate and long-term issues for power electronics engineers. EDN's Steve Taranovich reports that there are evident trends for GaN and Digital Power enhancements and solution growth.
13 Images from Nvidia’s GTC
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3/17/2015   3 comments
With new cards and developer systems, Nvidia aims to ride a rising tide of deep learning apps into applications such as self-driving cars it said at its annual graphics event.
Tried and True, Old PCB Design Software Still Going Strong
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3/17/2015   14 comments
There’s nothing better than "free" when it comes to just about everything, even PCB software. Just because some software is more expensive doesn’t make it better than some of those free PCB packages found on the Internet. In this round up, we will take a look at some of the past popular platforms that are still consistently being supported and updated.
Facebook Unveils Servers, Switches
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3/11/2015   2 comments
Apple and Hewlett-Packard were the latest to join the Open Compute Project at its annual gathering where Facebook showed its latest server and switch designs.
VR is New Reality at GDC
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3/5/2015   1 comment
Oculus, Sony, Google and an open source project showed virtual reality offerings at the Game Developer Conference where analyst Jon Peddie sized up the traditional games hardware market.
18 Views of ISSCC
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2/26/2015   4 comments
Engineers showed advances in lower power, higher performance and media-rich silicon at this year’s ISSCC, despite struggles advancing Moore’s Law.
TechInsights: Non-Stop Innovation in Chip Packaging
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2/25/2015   2 comments
Packaging technology is positioning itself to become an extremely innovative field in semiconductor industry. Here are some examples from TechInsights of powerful packaging.
14 Views of Fujitsu’s Forum
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2/12/2015   Post a comment
In its annual Silicon Valley forum, tech giant Fujitsu showed mainly software innovations ranging from realistic models of the heart to augmented reality wearable devices.
CMOS Image Sensors Surpassing Moore's Law
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2/12/2015   11 comments
CMOS image sensors are on the bleeding edge of 3-D chip stacking, so much so that the CMOS imaging may make 3-D TSV obsolete — before the processor and memory industry widely adopts it.
Investors Hot on Drones
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2/6/2015   1 comment
Investors have identified drone technology as the hottest area for robotics investment in the coming year.
Best Single-Board Computers Under $200: The Readers Strike Back
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2/4/2015   5 comments
The best single board computers for under $200 as suggested by you, our readers.
GE's Open-Source Smart Refrigerator
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2/3/2015   12 comments
General Electric creates a smart refrigerator with built-in USB ports for accessories that enables you while you shop to ask your fridge what's left inside it.
16 Takeaways from DesignCon 2015
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2/2/2015   2 comments
At DesignCon 2015 I heard what’s happening in high-speed chip and board interface design including issues with 56G, silicon photonics and optical backplanes.
10 Eye-Opening IC Insights
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1/25/2015   1 comment
The semiconductor industry will step ahead at a decent 7% growth pace in 2015, with foundries and fabless growing in double digits – but look out for 2018.
7 Takeaways From ISS 2015
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1/16/2015   2 comments
Samsung and GlobalFoundries will win the race to ship 14/16 nm chips, but TSMC and Qualcomm have a kicker in store, I learned at ISS 2015.
CES 2015 Paves Road to Self Driving Cars
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1/15/2015   2 comments
Self-driving cars are becoming a more viable and exciting possibility for consumers thanks to their sophisticated sensor technology and processor architecture.
Top 10 Single-Board Computers Under $200
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1/14/2015   16 comments
Here are ten groundbreaking single-board computers of 2014 -- under $200. 'Bigger isn’t always better.'
Open Source Hardware Advances Science,Technology
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1/13/2015   2 comments
2014 was an exciting year for scientific and technological projects aided by developments in open source hardware.
CES 2015: MEMS that Wearables/IoT Need
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1/12/2015   2 comments
The MEMS Industry Group (MIG) sponsored a day-long conference track at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015) called “Sensors and MEMS Technology" which featured how wearable and Internet of Things (IoTs) being enabled by the low-power requirements and unique features of MEMS.
5 Things That Will Drive Test in 2015
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1/12/2015   4 comments
These items stand out as the significant factors in test and measurement for 2015.
CES: Bosch Aims to Connect Whole World
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1/8/2015   Post a comment
Bosch has its finger in every pie of IoT, worldwide connectivity and both consumer and industrial automation, says Bosch board member Werner Struth in his CES keynote.
CES Sampler: Selfie Drones, Mobile Health
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1/6/2015   3 comments
There's no place like the International CES to discover a wonderland of devices, services, goodies, and toys fit for every tech lover. We compiled our favorite gadgets from several showcase events, from drones to connected bicycles.
5 Bluetooth Devices for the Body at CES
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1/6/2015   2 comments
Bluetooth Sig's pre-CES media event showcased the latest most interesting Bluetooth-enabled devices: wearables and fitness devices were the stars of the show, with a few neat medical applications making waves.
Inside 8 Hardware Accelerators
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1/5/2015   4 comments
We profile a handful of the top hardware accelerators, a new crop of companies cropping up everywhere, most focused on helping startups build devices for the Internet of Things.
Top Robots for Farmers for 2014
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1/2/2015   14 comments
Over 60 agricultural robots are in-the-field today, either commercially or in testing for release in 2015-2016. Here are 27 of the top contenders for the autonomous robotic ag of the future.
10 Reasons Why Analytics Are Vital to the Internet of Things
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12/29/2014   13 comments
Being able to monitor and use the data that comes from the Internet of Things is a huge potential challenge with different providers using different architectures and approaches, and different chip and equipment vendors teaming up in a range of different ways.
10 Creative Single-Board Computer Projects from Makers
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12/24/2014   2 comments
2014 was no slouch for DIY designs for single-board computers. From in-pocket security to robots for the arts, open-source hardware provided the basis for a plethora of interesting devices.
12 Top Power Stories of 2014
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12/23/2014   1 comment
Here are a dozen of the most significant and interesting power-related developments that occurred over the past year.
10 Tech Gifts to Buy Your Engineer for Christmas
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12/21/2014   14 comments
Here is a list of last minute ideas for making your engineer smile on Christmas day.
10 Flash Drives That Will Turn Heads (& Store Your Data!)
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12/21/2014   29 comments
Today's flash drives have come a long way with iconic designs and larger storage capacities that almost guarantee they won't be forgotten under a pile of desk clutter or chucked into a junk drawer.
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