Micrel MIC826 voltage supervisor Product News 4/18/2013 Post a comment Micrel’s latest microprocessor supervisor improves accuracy of power supply monitoring, reduces solution size up to 70 percent, and cuts current consumption up to 75 percent.
3-phase transformers made rugged Product News 4/18/2013 Post a comment Modular IPI Three-Phase Transformer Series from Innovative Power, Inc., delivers superior power management in a wide range of instruments and controls designed for heavy-duty industrial use.
Geo Semi tackles video analytics News & Analysis 4/18/2013 1 comment Geo Semiconductor combines analytical software with its high-speed video processor chips to solve problems in automotive and consumer electronics.
GapSense unclogs WiFi channels News & Analysis 4/15/2013 2 comments University of Michigan will propose a solution to the problem of interference among an increasing number of WiFi and ZigBee wireless devices at the IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications.
Huawei, world’s biggest underdog News & Analysis 4/15/2013 10 comments The ascent of Huawei -- from a reseller of commodity PBX equipment in rural China to a global telecom equipment behemoth with $34 billion revenue today -- is a story told and retold in China.
Germanane beats graphene News & Analysis 4/11/2013 10 comments A new form of atomically thin germanium boosts the performance of silicon by 10-times, but without the headaches of alternative materials like graphene.
H-1B rush sparks broader debate News & Analysis 4/10/2013 32 comments U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services division holds computerized lottery to distribute visas in random fashion. IT talent shortage debate continues.
3G cellular router for M2M Product News 4/10/2013 Post a comment The single-box solution provides local M2M network connectivity through its built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot, Ethernet 10/100 and I/0 ports, and connects to the Internet via CDMA and HSPA+ cellular telephone networks.
TSMC's Q1 sales beat forecast News & Analysis 4/10/2013 Post a comment TSMC's March sales took the company over the previously forecast sales for the first quarter of 2013. Smaller rival UMC also enjoyed sales growth year-on-year in Q1.
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. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.