Quo Vadis, Indoor Location? Blog 12/1/2014 9 comments Today, the majority of 911 (emergency) calls are made from cellphones, making it necessary to pinpoint indoor location, including floor level, with reasonable accuracy.
Your Part in the Recovery Blog 11/25/2014 7 comments Engineers and innovators are central to the slow but ongoing economic recovery, a top economist told a recent gathering of semiconductor executives.
Culture Is King in Job Search Blog 11/21/2014 15 comments Programmers, web developers, and software engineers often assume that technical skills land jobs and lead to career success, but in today’s startup landscape, company culture is king.
What Are You Wearing? Blog 11/20/2014 6 comments The wearables market is at $6 billion this year and is expected to rise to $33 billion by 2019. What are you wearing? What will you be wearing soon?
Qualcomm Takes Aim at Servers Blog 11/20/2014 8 comments Qualcomm has become the sixth company to announce plans to build ARM-based server SoCs, likely focusing at least in part on opportunities in wireless infrastructure.
UWB Returns as a GPS for IoT Blog 11/18/2014 Post a comment Ultrawideband technology (a.k.a. impulse radio) is staging a comeback as a technique to add localization for a wide range of uses in the Internet of Things.
That Simple Sense Resistor Isn't So Simple Blog 11/12/2014 18 comments Using a low-value sense resistor is a common technique for measuring current through a load, but applying even this simple component for such a basic, straightforward application has its subtleties and tradeoffs.