PC market to shrink for second year News & Analysis 3/6/2013 8 comments Consumers' love affair with tablet computers and resistance to the Windows 8 operating are going to cause the personal computer market to contract for a second year running, says IDC.
First silicon for M2M Weightless applications News & Analysis 3/5/2013 Post a comment The Weightless Special Interest Group (SIG) today announced the release of the world’s first transceiver chip for machine to machine (M2M) applications using the Weightless Specification and operating over white space spectrum.
Tessera backs CEO after allegations fly News & Analysis 3/5/2013 2 comments Allegations of possible personal misconduct and blackmail have been made in the shareholder battle going on at packaging intellectual property company Tessera Technologies.
Chip market starts year brightly News & Analysis 3/4/2013 4 comments The Americas region posted its best total since 2001 as three-month average global sales showed year-on-year growth in January, according to numbers released by the SIA.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.